Drought Declared a National Disaster

[News24Wire] Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister Zweli Mkhize has declared the prevailing water crisis affecting multiple provinces a national state of disaster.

[News24Wire] Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister Zweli Mkhize has declared the prevailing water crisis affecting multiple provinces a national state of disaster.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

King’s Second Private Jet Set to Arrive

[Swazi Media] King Mswati III the autocratic monarch of impoverished Swaziland is to take delivery of a second private jet in time for his 50th birthday in April, it has been officially confirmed.

[Swazi Media] King Mswati III the autocratic monarch of impoverished Swaziland is to take delivery of a second private jet in time for his 50th birthday in April, it has been officially confirmed.

source: AllAfrica News: Swaziland

‘I Don’t Go to Hospital, God Heals Me When I Smoke Marijuana’

[Vanguard] Calabar -A physically-challenged waste collector in Calabar, Cross River State, Effanga Francis Umoh, has revealed that he does not go to hospital when sick, but drinks native herbs and smokes marijuana to get cured.

[Vanguard] Calabar -A physically-challenged waste collector in Calabar, Cross River State, Effanga Francis Umoh, has revealed that he does not go to hospital when sick, but drinks native herbs and smokes marijuana to get cured.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Oil Production to Contribute 2% Growth to Nigeria’s GDP in 2018 – PWC

[Vanguard] PricewaterhouseCoopers, PwC, Nigeria said that Nigeria’s real Gross Domestic Product, GDP, will grow at 2.0 per cent year-on-year in 2018, propelled by oil production increase and government spending.

[Vanguard] PricewaterhouseCoopers, PwC, Nigeria said that Nigeria's real Gross Domestic Product, GDP, will grow at 2.0 per cent year-on-year in 2018, propelled by oil production increase and government spending.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

2019 – Senate Urges INEC to Sanction Persons, Parties Acting Illegally

[Premium Times] As the 2019 general election draws near, the Senate’s Joint Committee on INEC and Judiciary, Human Rights and Legal Matters has urged the National Electoral Commission (INEC), to exercise its powers and sanction persons or parties actin…

[Premium Times] As the 2019 general election draws near, the Senate’s Joint Committee on INEC and Judiciary, Human Rights and Legal Matters has urged the National Electoral Commission (INEC), to exercise its powers and sanction persons or parties acting against the electoral laws.

Takeaway From Gov. Abubakar’s Visit to Morocco

[Leadership] It has been a norm for some visionless leaders when they assume the mantle of leadership to embark on globetrotting, navigating and gallivanting the world without bringing any good fortunes to their people but putting the huge bills and fi…

[Leadership] It has been a norm for some visionless leaders when they assume the mantle of leadership to embark on globetrotting, navigating and gallivanting the world without bringing any good fortunes to their people but putting the huge bills and financial burden on the state treasury. Yet, there are few leaders that are focus and full of zeal who walks around the world in search for better and exploitable opportunities for their people and Governor Muhammed Abdullahi Abubakar of Bauchi State is one of such leaders.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

World Customs Officials Discuss Tech Ahead of Kampala Global AEO Meeting

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -World trade and customs officials today started discussing non-intrusive technologies needed for inspection of goods in the build-up to the World Customs Organisation (WCO) Global AEO Conference 2018 to be held in Kampa…

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -World trade and customs officials today started discussing non-intrusive technologies needed for inspection of goods in the build-up to the World Customs Organisation (WCO) Global AEO Conference 2018 to be held in Kampala from Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Murdered Europeans – Police Dismiss ISO Allegations of Doctored Report

[Observer] Police has dismissed allegations by the Internal Security Organisation (ISO) that its report on the death of European nationals was doctored to suit a desired narrative.

[Observer] Police has dismissed allegations by the Internal Security Organisation (ISO) that its report on the death of European nationals was doctored to suit a desired narrative.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda