Firefighters Still Trying to Extinguish Last of Garden Route Blaze

[News24Wire] Firefighters still working on what remains of the devastating Garden Route blaze hope to extinguish the last of the smouldering areas between Knysna and Plettenberg Bay by Tuesday, ahead of stronger south-westerly winds predicted for later…

[News24Wire] Firefighters still working on what remains of the devastating Garden Route blaze hope to extinguish the last of the smouldering areas between Knysna and Plettenberg Bay by Tuesday, ahead of stronger south-westerly winds predicted for later this week.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

We’ll Be Losing N50 Million Revenue Over Collapsed Bridge – NRC

[Daily Trust] Ilorin -The Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) on Saturday said it will be losing about N50 million revenue in the three weeks that construction work on the collapsed bridge in Tatabu village of Niger State is expected to be completed.

[Daily Trust] Ilorin -The Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) on Saturday said it will be losing about N50 million revenue in the three weeks that construction work on the collapsed bridge in Tatabu village of Niger State is expected to be completed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Subscribers Groan As Unsolicited SMS Persists

[Guardian] There appears to be no respite for telecommunications consumers in Nigeria, as the menace of unsolicited Short Message Service (SMS) persist.Consumers are complaining of increase in the rate at which unsolicited SMS’ flood their mobile phone…

[Guardian] There appears to be no respite for telecommunications consumers in Nigeria, as the menace of unsolicited Short Message Service (SMS) persist.Consumers are complaining of increase in the rate at which unsolicited SMS' flood their mobile phones on a daily basis, describing it as 'alarming.'

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I’m Being Threatened for Exposing Diversion of Relief Materials in Bakassi – Ita-Giwa

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Former Presidential Adviser on National Assembly Matters, Senator Florence Ita-Giwa on Monday cried out that her life is being threatened for daring to expose the diversion of relief materials meant for the displaced people of Baka…

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Former Presidential Adviser on National Assembly Matters, Senator Florence Ita-Giwa on Monday cried out that her life is being threatened for daring to expose the diversion of relief materials meant for the displaced people of Bakassi.

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Health Union Lauds Lab Council Boss On Reforms

[Daily Trust] The Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU), Medical Laboratory Science Council of Nigeria (MLSCN) branch has commended the Acting Registrar Mr Tosan Erhabor for the reforms in the council .

[Daily Trust] The Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU), Medical Laboratory Science Council of Nigeria (MLSCN) branch has commended the Acting Registrar Mr Tosan Erhabor for the reforms in the council .

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As Budget 2017 Is Signed Into Law

[Daily Trust] Three weeks after the 2017 budget was sent to the Presidency by the National Assembly, Acting President Yemi Osinbajo signed it into law on Monday last week. Present at the ceremony were Senate President Bukola Saraki and Speaker of the H…

[Daily Trust] Three weeks after the 2017 budget was sent to the Presidency by the National Assembly, Acting President Yemi Osinbajo signed it into law on Monday last week. Present at the ceremony were Senate President Bukola Saraki and Speaker of the House of Representatives Yakubu Dogara who represented the National Assembly. Also present were other top officials of the government including ministers. The N7.44 trillion budget which was passed by the National Assembly represents an increase on the N7.28 trillion packag

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188,588 Constituents Sign for Dino’s Recall – Returning Officer

[Daily Trust] Lokoja -A total of 188,588 constituents from Kogi West Senatorial District have reportedly signed for the recall of Senator Dino Melaye (APC, Kogi West) from the Senate.

[Daily Trust] Lokoja -A total of 188,588 constituents from Kogi West Senatorial District have reportedly signed for the recall of Senator Dino Melaye (APC, Kogi West) from the Senate.

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Lagos Exemplary Health Insurance Scheme Coming

[Guardian] Being the Center of Excellence, Lagos is always exploring innovative ways of making life better for the over 22 million inhabitants of the city- state. Beyond huge transformation of the state through massive construction and upgrading of inf…

[Guardian] Being the Center of Excellence, Lagos is always exploring innovative ways of making life better for the over 22 million inhabitants of the city- state. Beyond huge transformation of the state through massive construction and upgrading of infrastructure, lighting up the state, establishing community security apparatus amongst others, the state Governor Akinwunmi Ambode is determined to break new grounds in the state's health sector. The aim is to ensure that every resident of the state, irrespective of trib

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Cash Crisis Drives Grassroots Corruption

[Zimbabwe Standard] Government invented a cash crisis last year by introducing bond notes. And, because of that weird creativity, Zimbabwe is now saddled with swelling corruption in the financial sector.

[Zimbabwe Standard] Government invented a cash crisis last year by introducing bond notes. And, because of that weird creativity, Zimbabwe is now saddled with swelling corruption in the financial sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe