Crude Oil Suffers Setback As More Traders Opt for U.S. Blend

[Guardian] Nigeria’s crude oil is under serious pressure at the international market, as Asian refiners have increasingly been moving away from their usual favourite, frequently opting for United State (U.S) crude oil, the Organisation of the Petroleum…

[Guardian] Nigeria's crude oil is under serious pressure at the international market, as Asian refiners have increasingly been moving away from their usual favourite, frequently opting for United State (U.S) crude oil, the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Update on Coastal Aviation Incident

[Coastal Aviation] Arusha -We are deeply saddened to report that eleven people have died after a single plane accident this morning in Northern Tanzania.The Cessna Caravan plane, carrying a single pilot and ten passengers, had an incident in the Empakaai area.  Names of the passengers and crew are being withheld pending notification of next of kin.”Obviously, we are in shock. This is devastating,” confirmed Coastal Aviation Managing Director Julian Edmunds. “I fly our planes regularly.  I have the utmost faith in our crew

[Coastal Aviation] Arusha -We are deeply saddened to report that eleven people have died after a single plane accident this morning in Northern Tanzania.The Cessna Caravan plane, carrying a single pilot and ten passengers, had an incident in the Empakaai area.  Names of the passengers and crew are being withheld pending notification of next of kin."Obviously, we are in shock. This is devastating," confirmed Coastal Aviation Managing Director Julian Edmunds. "I fly our planes regularly.  I have the utmost faith in our crew

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Media Statement: Accident in the Empakaai Crater Area

[Coastal Aviation] Coastal Media Statement #1: Today, the 15h of November, at approximately 11:00 EAT, our aircraft 5H-EGG, a Cessna Grand Caravan carrying 10 passengers and 1 pilot, had an accident in the Empakaai area, enroute to the Serengeti.No one…

[Coastal Aviation] Coastal Media Statement #1: Today, the 15h of November, at approximately 11:00 EAT, our aircraft 5H-EGG, a Cessna Grand Caravan carrying 10 passengers and 1 pilot, had an accident in the Empakaai area, enroute to the Serengeti.No one has been able to reach the site and assess the situation yet, due to the remoteness of the location, but several emergency teams are currently converging from air and land to bring their assistance.All the competent authorities have been informed.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Another Nigerian Lawmaker Sacked

[Premium Times] The Election Petition Tribunal in Katsina has nullified the election of Mansur Mashi, APC, a House of Representative member representing Mashi/Dutsi Federal Constituency in the state.

[Premium Times] The Election Petition Tribunal in Katsina has nullified the election of Mansur Mashi, APC, a House of Representative member representing Mashi/Dutsi Federal Constituency in the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Multi-Billion Agric Plan to Halve Poverty Level By 2024

[New Times] About Rwf2.7 trillion is needed for the implementation of the fourth Strategic Plan for Agriculture Transformation (PSTA4), the Minister for Agriculture and Animal Resources has said.

[New Times] About Rwf2.7 trillion is needed for the implementation of the fourth Strategic Plan for Agriculture Transformation (PSTA4), the Minister for Agriculture and Animal Resources has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Nation Mourns Ex-Amavubi Stars Katauti, Gangi

[New Times] Rwanda’s football fraternity and the nation at large woke up to shocking news yesterday, about the untimely death of former Rwanda internationals and football legends Hamadi ‘Katauti’ Ndikumana and Bonaventure ‘Gangi’ Hategekimana.

[New Times] Rwanda's football fraternity and the nation at large woke up to shocking news yesterday, about the untimely death of former Rwanda internationals and football legends Hamadi 'Katauti' Ndikumana and Bonaventure 'Gangi' Hategekimana.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

IPMAN Backs Nigerian Oil Sector Revival Strategies

[Daily Trust] Kano -Kano chapter of Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has revealed that the association is in full support of the present positive development so far recorded in the oil sector, and that it is optimistic tha…

[Daily Trust] Kano -Kano chapter of Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has revealed that the association is in full support of the present positive development so far recorded in the oil sector, and that it is optimistic that Nigeria will soon resume exportation of refined oil to other countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria