Delta Govt Trains 1,700 Caterers for School Feeding

[Vanguard] Ahead of the take-off of the National Home Grown School Feeding Programme, NHGSFP, for public primary schools in Delta State, the state government has commenced the training of over 1,700 caterers targeted at feeding over 433,000 pupils in t…

[Vanguard] Ahead of the take-off of the National Home Grown School Feeding Programme, NHGSFP, for public primary schools in Delta State, the state government has commenced the training of over 1,700 caterers targeted at feeding over 433,000 pupils in the state's public primary school.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Asan Kasingye Appointed New Police Spokesperson

[Observer] The director of Interpol AIGP Asan Kasingye has been appointed police spokesperson. He replaces AIGP Andrew Felix Kaweesi who was shot dead by unknown gunmen last week.

[Observer] The director of Interpol AIGP Asan Kasingye has been appointed police spokesperson. He replaces AIGP Andrew Felix Kaweesi who was shot dead by unknown gunmen last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Micho Has ‘Maximum Respect’ for Kenya

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Uganda Cranes head coach Milutin ‘Micho’ Sredojevic says he has ‘maximum respect’ for the Kenyan national team as the two sides prepare to lock horns on Thursday afternoon at Machakos’ Kenyatta Stadium in an international friendly…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Uganda Cranes head coach Milutin 'Micho' Sredojevic says he has 'maximum respect' for the Kenyan national team as the two sides prepare to lock horns on Thursday afternoon at Machakos' Kenyatta Stadium in an international friendly match.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Policy Issues – CBN, Finance Ministry Rift Deepens

[Vanguard] Hopes of unanimity of positions and harmony of fiscal and monetary policies appear dim following an alleged demand for a review of the powers of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, by the Ministry of Finance.

[Vanguard] Hopes of unanimity of positions and harmony of fiscal and monetary policies appear dim following an alleged demand for a review of the powers of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, by the Ministry of Finance.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kiprop and Dibaba Go Head-to-Head in Relays At World Cross

[Capital FM] Kampala, Uganda -While Kampala is expected to add to the rich tradition of IAAF World Cross Country Championships that now spans more than four decades, it will also add a new chapter from the moment the gun sounds the first race at the Ko…

[Capital FM] Kampala, Uganda -While Kampala is expected to add to the rich tradition of IAAF World Cross Country Championships that now spans more than four decades, it will also add a new chapter from the moment the gun sounds the first race at the Kololo Independence Grounds on Sunday (26).

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ali Too Old, Unfit Sack Him – Melaye, Others Tell Buhari

[Vanguard] THE Senate, yesterday, asked President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately sack the Comptroller-General of Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, Col Hameed Ali (rtd.), because he is too old and unfit to hold public office.

[Vanguard] THE Senate, yesterday, asked President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately sack the Comptroller-General of Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, Col Hameed Ali (rtd.), because he is too old and unfit to hold public office.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

It Took Me Seven Years of Writing UTME, Says Best LASU Graduating Student

[Vanguard] A pregnant woman, Mrs Elizabeth Orefuwa, who was Lagos State University, LASU, best graduating student in 2015/2016, says she wrote the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME, seven times before gaining admission.

[Vanguard] A pregnant woman, Mrs Elizabeth Orefuwa, who was Lagos State University, LASU, best graduating student in 2015/2016, says she wrote the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME, seven times before gaining admission.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

ASUU Strike – Stakeholders Call for Another Stroke of Mediation

[Vanguard] AS the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, held its zonal meetings across the country on Tuesday, warning the Federal Government to desist from deducting salaries and pay shortfalls, education stakeholders are calling for mediation b…

[Vanguard] AS the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, held its zonal meetings across the country on Tuesday, warning the Federal Government to desist from deducting salaries and pay shortfalls, education stakeholders are calling for mediation between the duo, saying the feud is a bad omen.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Not Ready to Give Kanu Fair Trial – IPOB

[Vanguard] The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, yesterday alleged that the All Progressives Congress, APC-led government was not ready for the fair trial of its leader, Mr Nnamdi Kanu, but rather, it has always looked for a way to eliminate him.

[Vanguard] The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, yesterday alleged that the All Progressives Congress, APC-led government was not ready for the fair trial of its leader, Mr Nnamdi Kanu, but rather, it has always looked for a way to eliminate him.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Widening Agricultural Productivity

[Ethiopian Herald] Recently, Ethiopia has launched the new Agricultural Extension Strategy, which is considered to speed up the transformation of Ethiopian agriculture. The Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources had recently tabled the new Strat…

[Ethiopian Herald] Recently, Ethiopia has launched the new Agricultural Extension Strategy, which is considered to speed up the transformation of Ethiopian agriculture. The Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources had recently tabled the new Strategy for discussion with stakeholders.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia