SERAP Urges Govt to Sue Ex-Govs Deputies Over N40 Billion Double Pay, Life Pensions

[This Day] A civil society organisation, Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), has urged the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice Mr. Abubakar Malami (SAN), to institute legal action to recover over N40 b…

[This Day] A civil society organisation, Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), has urged the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice Mr. Abubakar Malami (SAN), to institute legal action to recover over N40 billion dubiously earned in double payment, by former Nigerian state governors, who are now either senators or ministers.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

The Long, Winding Road to Bringing World U-18 Championships to Nairobi

[Nation] On Saturday, Kenyans broke attendance record in International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) competitions when a record 50,000 spectators filled Moi International Sports Centre, Kasarani, prompting IAAF Chief Executive Officer Oli…

[Nation] On Saturday, Kenyans broke attendance record in International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) competitions when a record 50,000 spectators filled Moi International Sports Centre, Kasarani, prompting IAAF Chief Executive Officer Olivier Gers to tweet that it was the best ever attended championship.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Nakumatt Employees Reject Plan On Weekly Pay

[Nation] Employees of troubled retailer Nakumatt have rejected proposals to start paying them weekly wages in a new dispute that may stall operations in the struggling supermarket chain.

[Nation] Employees of troubled retailer Nakumatt have rejected proposals to start paying them weekly wages in a new dispute that may stall operations in the struggling supermarket chain.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Dickson Asks Sheriff to Support Makarfi

[This Day] Following the Supreme Court judgment on the leadership crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), the Governor of Bayelsa State, Hon. Henry Seriake Dickson, has called on the former National Chairman of the party, Senator Ali Modu Sh…

[This Day] Following the Supreme Court judgment on the leadership crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), the Governor of Bayelsa State, Hon. Henry Seriake Dickson, has called on the former National Chairman of the party, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, and his supporters to team up with the Senator Ahmed Makarfi -led National Caretaker Committee (NNC) of the party to move PDP forward.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

No Available Hospital Beds As Suspected Cholera Outbreak Hits Nairobi Hard

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The rich cry too. In a first of firsts, a suspected cholera outbreak in Nairobi seems to be getting everyone talking after it hit an unlikely class – the middle-class and the elite.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The rich cry too. In a first of firsts, a suspected cholera outbreak in Nairobi seems to be getting everyone talking after it hit an unlikely class - the middle-class and the elite.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Inflation ‘Falls for Fifth Straight Month’

[Premium Times] The Nigerian economy is gradually coming out of recession, with the annual inflation falling in June for the fifth straight month, the National Bureau of Statistics said Monday.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian economy is gradually coming out of recession, with the annual inflation falling in June for the fifth straight month, the National Bureau of Statistics said Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Presidential Candidate Promises Cows, Improved Agriculture

[New Times] Independent candidate Philippe Mpayimana yesterday campaigned in Gisagara and Huye districts in the Southern Province, where he promised more cows to households, if elected president.

[New Times] Independent candidate Philippe Mpayimana yesterday campaigned in Gisagara and Huye districts in the Southern Province, where he promised more cows to households, if elected president.

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