‘Hir’s Death Loss to Vibrant Journalism’

[Daily Trust] The Correspondents’ Chapel of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) in Nasarawa State has described the Jos Bureau Chief of Daily Trust, late Hir Joseph, as a quintessential journalist whose death is a loss to vibrant journalism.

[Daily Trust] The Correspondents' Chapel of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) in Nasarawa State has described the Jos Bureau Chief of Daily Trust, late Hir Joseph, as a quintessential journalist whose death is a loss to vibrant journalism.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Eguavoen Leads NPFL U-17 Stars to Gauteng Tourney

[Daily Trust] A select team of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) U-17 would leave for Johannesburg, South Africa this weekend to participate in a 7-day football tournament organised by “The Future Champions.”

[Daily Trust] A select team of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) U-17 would leave for Johannesburg, South Africa this weekend to participate in a 7-day football tournament organised by "The Future Champions."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

EFCC Arraigns LG Councilor Over Double Salary

[Daily Trust] Yola -The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arraigned a member of Yola North Local Government Legislative Council before the Yola Division of the Federal High Court for alleged collection of salary from his previous job …

[Daily Trust] Yola -The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arraigned a member of Yola North Local Government Legislative Council before the Yola Division of the Federal High Court for alleged collection of salary from his previous job while serving as councilor.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Banks Reject Etisalat Dollar to Naira Conversion of Loan

[Daily Trust] Nigerian banks have opposed a proposal by Etisalat Nigeria to convert part of a $1.2 billion loan from dollars into naira and want Abu Dhabi telecoms group Etisalat and its other shareholders to recapitalise it instead, a source said.

[Daily Trust] Nigerian banks have opposed a proposal by Etisalat Nigeria to convert part of a $1.2 billion loan from dollars into naira and want Abu Dhabi telecoms group Etisalat and its other shareholders to recapitalise it instead, a source said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Hajj – Nahcon Seals 13 Illegal Operators

[Daily Trust] The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) said it will close down 13 illegal tour operators in Kano State after a Federal High Court sitting in Kano granted the order.

[Daily Trust] The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) said it will close down 13 illegal tour operators in Kano State after a Federal High Court sitting in Kano granted the order.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ortom Declares 7-Day Fasting Over Attacks

[Daily Trust] Makurdi -Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State yesterday declared seven days of prayer and fasting for God to intervene in the attacks on rural communities in the state.

[Daily Trust] Makurdi -Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State yesterday declared seven days of prayer and fasting for God to intervene in the attacks on rural communities in the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kogi Introduces Property Tax, Exempts Religious Bodies

[Daily Trust] Lokoja -The Kogi state government yesterday said it had commenced the processes of introducing the property and Land Use Charge in the state to further boost the revenues accruing to it.

[Daily Trust] Lokoja -The Kogi state government yesterday said it had commenced the processes of introducing the property and Land Use Charge in the state to further boost the revenues accruing to it.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

We Destroyed the Dictator, Says Cosafa President Chiyangwa – VIDEO

[New Zimbabwe] ZIFA and COSAFA president Phillip Chiyangwa said Thursday that he is the happiest African on the continent after “destroying the emperor” of African football.

[New Zimbabwe] ZIFA and COSAFA president Phillip Chiyangwa said Thursday that he is the happiest African on the continent after "destroying the emperor" of African football.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe