W’Bank Mission Seeks to Understand Power Sector Evolution in Nigeria

[This Day] Abuja -The World Bank Mission of 10 executive directors currently in Nigeria disclosed yesterday that part of its focus was to understand how the power sector is evolving in the country.

[This Day] Abuja -The World Bank Mission of 10 executive directors currently in Nigeria disclosed yesterday that part of its focus was to understand how the power sector is evolving in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Turkey to Open Diplomatic Mission in Monrovia

[NEWS] The Turkish Ambassador accredited to Liberia Mrs. Nesrin Beyazit, has disclosed that Turkey is ready and prepared to establish its diplomatic mission near the Liberian capital Monrovia, a release from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has disclosed.

[NEWS] The Turkish Ambassador accredited to Liberia Mrs. Nesrin Beyazit, has disclosed that Turkey is ready and prepared to establish its diplomatic mission near the Liberian capital Monrovia, a release from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has disclosed.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘Rape Taboo’ Spurs Women in Slums to Report Attacks Via SMS

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Nairobi -Hundreds of women and girls in Kenya are using SMS to report cases of rape through a toll-free messaging service set up to help survivors break the silence around sexual violence in the conservative nation, the ini…

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Nairobi -Hundreds of women and girls in Kenya are using SMS to report cases of rape through a toll-free messaging service set up to help survivors break the silence around sexual violence in the conservative nation, the initiative's founder said on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Nigerian-American Nurse Saved Thousands to Open Medical Clinic, U.S. Customs Seized It At Airport

[This Day] Anthonia Nwaorie spent years saving up thousands of dollars to open a medical clinic in Nigeria, where she was born. Finally, last October, she walked down a jet bridge at Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport to board the plane to …

[This Day] Anthonia Nwaorie spent years saving up thousands of dollars to open a medical clinic in Nigeria, where she was born. Finally, last October, she walked down a jet bridge at Houston's George Bush Intercontinental Airport to board the plane to get there.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Immigration Attache Dies in Sudan

[This Day] The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has confirmed the death of a Nigerian Immigration attache, Mr. Habibu Almu, at the Nigerian Mission in Khartoum, Sudan

[This Day] The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has confirmed the death of a Nigerian Immigration attache, Mr. Habibu Almu, at the Nigerian Mission in Khartoum, Sudan

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Senate – IG’s Claim for Shunning Summons Diversionary

[This Day] Abuja -The Senate yesterday asked the Inspector General of Police (IG), Ibrahim Idris, to stop holding to the claim that he refused to comply with the invitation of the Senate for him to come and explain what the police are doing on the spat…

[This Day] Abuja -The Senate yesterday asked the Inspector General of Police (IG), Ibrahim Idris, to stop holding to the claim that he refused to comply with the invitation of the Senate for him to come and explain what the police are doing on the spate of killings across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Obasanjo’s CNM Fuses With ADC

[This Day] Lagos -The group founded by former President Olusegun Obasanjo, the Coalition for Nigerian Movement (CNM), has fused with the African Democratic Congress (ADC).

[This Day] Lagos -The group founded by former President Olusegun Obasanjo, the Coalition for Nigerian Movement (CNM), has fused with the African Democratic Congress (ADC).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kenya, Nigeria Tie as the Top Two Agri-Tech Markets on the Continent

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya and Nigeria tie in first place as the top two agri-tech markets on the continent, while Ghana is placed third, according to a report by Disrupt Africa.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya and Nigeria tie in first place as the top two agri-tech markets on the continent, while Ghana is placed third, according to a report by Disrupt Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya