Disturbing Coup Rumours From the Nigerian Military

[Vanguard] We wouldn’t have attached any attention to it if the news of a purported coup – planning from a section of Nigerian soldiers was not credited to the Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lt Lieutenant Genera T.Y. Buratai himself. And to underscore the …

[Vanguard] We wouldn't have attached any attention to it if the news of a purported coup - planning from a section of Nigerian soldiers was not credited to the Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lt Lieutenant Genera T.Y. Buratai himself. And to underscore the seriousness of the matter, the British Ambassador to Nigeria also corroborated the news - item. If the disturbing news was credited to other sources, we would have waved it aside as one of the wild - rumours.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Constitutes 29-Member National Minimum Wage Committee

[Guardian] The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the setting up of a 29-member National Minimum Wage Committee to negotiate and arrive at a new minimum wage in the country.

[Guardian] The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the setting up of a 29-member National Minimum Wage Committee to negotiate and arrive at a new minimum wage in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Bank of Uganda Warns Banking Institutions on Cyber-Attacks

[Monitor] Kampala -Bank of Uganda (BoU) has cautioned commercial banks on protecting their clients’ information against hackers as they partake in the banking industry in the digital era.

[Monitor] Kampala -Bank of Uganda (BoU) has cautioned commercial banks on protecting their clients' information against hackers as they partake in the banking industry in the digital era.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Convicted Artist Zwelethu Mthethwa Turned Into a Monster, Court Hears

[News24Wire] Convicted artist Zwelethu Mthethwa turned into a raging out of control monster, probably as a result of a booze-fuelled blackout, the Western Cape High Court heard during pre-sentencing on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] Convicted artist Zwelethu Mthethwa turned into a raging out of control monster, probably as a result of a booze-fuelled blackout, the Western Cape High Court heard during pre-sentencing on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

SIMcardgate Shows Uganda Would Come Second in a One-Country Race

[Monitor] Last year, Nigeria’s National Space Research and Development Agency announced plans to send a man into space by 2030. The howls of derision that followed the announcement could be heard from Jupiter.

[Monitor] Last year, Nigeria's National Space Research and Development Agency announced plans to send a man into space by 2030. The howls of derision that followed the announcement could be heard from Jupiter.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

PDP Reps Caucus Set Up Committee On Party’s Crisis

[Leadership] Abuja -The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)Caucus in the House of Representatives has setup an ad-hoc committee to review the extent of the ongoing crisis in the party and the current political developments in the country.

[Leadership] Abuja -The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)Caucus in the House of Representatives has setup an ad-hoc committee to review the extent of the ongoing crisis in the party and the current political developments in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Inganzo Art Gallery to Celebrate 15 Years in the Industry

[New Times] The event will start at 1pm till 8pm and there will be art exhibitions from upcoming artists like Crista Uwase, Franklin Jim Bajeneza, Paul Mugisha and Munezero Celestin, as well as works by Epa Binamungu.

[New Times] The event will start at 1pm till 8pm and there will be art exhibitions from upcoming artists like Crista Uwase, Franklin Jim Bajeneza, Paul Mugisha and Munezero Celestin, as well as works by Epa Binamungu.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda