Why Senate’s Confirmation Process On Magu Is Constitutionally Invalid–Serap

[Vanguard] Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has questioned the “constitutional validity of the nomination and confirmation processes leading to the rejection for the second time of Ibrahim Magu as Chairman of the Economic and Fi…

[Vanguard] Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has questioned the "constitutional validity of the nomination and confirmation processes leading to the rejection for the second time of Ibrahim Magu as Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC)."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Boris Johnson – Moving Fast to Tackle Famine Threat

[Al Jazeera] British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has made a surprise visit to Somalia as a worsening drought threatens millions of people with starvation in the Horn of Africa nation.

[Al Jazeera] British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has made a surprise visit to Somalia as a worsening drought threatens millions of people with starvation in the Horn of Africa nation.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Somalia Pirates – Anger Fuels Return of Ship Attacks

[Al Jazeera] A volatile buildup of weapons and resentment along the northern Somali coast culminated in the hijack of an oil freighter this week, the first such seizure by Somali pirates since 2012, experts and locals say.

[Al Jazeera] A volatile buildup of weapons and resentment along the northern Somali coast culminated in the hijack of an oil freighter this week, the first such seizure by Somali pirates since 2012, experts and locals say.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Hameed Ali Arrives Senate, Without Uniform

[Premium Times] The Comptroller-General of the Nigerian Customs Service, Hameed Ali, has arrived the National Assembly ahead of the rescheduled hearing during which he is expected to brief the Senate on the proposed policy on vehicle duty payment.

[Premium Times] The Comptroller-General of the Nigerian Customs Service, Hameed Ali, has arrived the National Assembly ahead of the rescheduled hearing during which he is expected to brief the Senate on the proposed policy on vehicle duty payment.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Customs Comptroller-General, Ali Enters NASS Without Customs Uniform

[Vanguard] The Comptroller-General of Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, Col. Hameed Ibrahim Ali, rtd has arrived the National Assembly without wearing the complete Customs Uniform as directed by the Senate where he would appear before the Senators at the C…

[Vanguard] The Comptroller-General of Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, Col. Hameed Ibrahim Ali, rtd has arrived the National Assembly without wearing the complete Customs Uniform as directed by the Senate where he would appear before the Senators at the Chambers soon.

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Senate Ridicules Buhari By Rejecting Magu, Falana Says

[Guardian] Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Femi Falana, has described the refusal of the Nigerian Senate to confirm Ibrahim Magu as the substantive chairman of the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) as a ridicule of the office of the president …

[Guardian] Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Femi Falana, has described the refusal of the Nigerian Senate to confirm Ibrahim Magu as the substantive chairman of the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) as a ridicule of the office of the president and President Muhammadu Buhari's commitment to the fight against corruption.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Edo, Borno, Cross River Top List of States With Highest Air Fares

[This Day] Abuja -Edo, Borno and Cross River States topped the list of states with the highest air fare in February, according to statistics released by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS).

[This Day] Abuja -Edo, Borno and Cross River States topped the list of states with the highest air fare in February, according to statistics released by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Three Bankers Charged With Defrauding Customer N26 Million

[Daily Trust] Damaturu -Three bankers -Bashir Nasiru, Emmanual Odimma, Emmanuel Zgwa and Abubakar M. Bello – were arraigned before Senior Magistrate Court in Damaturu for allegedly defrauding a customer of N26 million.

[Daily Trust] Damaturu -Three bankers -Bashir Nasiru, Emmanual Odimma, Emmanuel Zgwa and Abubakar M. Bello - were arraigned before Senior Magistrate Court in Damaturu for allegedly defrauding a customer of N26 million.

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House Mandates Govt to Reconstitute Board of Investment Tribunal

[This Day] Abuja -The House of Representatives Wednesday mandated the federal government to expedite action on the reconstitution of the Investment and Securities Tribunal (IST) membership.

[This Day] Abuja -The House of Representatives Wednesday mandated the federal government to expedite action on the reconstitution of the Investment and Securities Tribunal (IST) membership.

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World Bank Decries Hunger in North-Eastern Nigeria, Kenya, Others

[This Day] The World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim has decried the devastating level of food insecurity in north-eastern Nigeria, some other countries in sub-Saharan Africa and Yemen

[This Day] The World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim has decried the devastating level of food insecurity in north-eastern Nigeria, some other countries in sub-Saharan Africa and Yemen

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