Magufuli Salutes Women

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli has sent best wishes to all Tanzanian women as they mark the International Women’s Day on Thursday, March 8.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli has sent best wishes to all Tanzanian women as they mark the International Women's Day on Thursday, March 8.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

IEBC Lacks Power to Increase Number of Constituencies

[Nation] The electoral commission will not increase the number of constituencies in the upcoming boundaries review, unless Parliament changes the Constitution to alter the number from the current 290, a document prepared by the agency has shown.

[Nation] The electoral commission will not increase the number of constituencies in the upcoming boundaries review, unless Parliament changes the Constitution to alter the number from the current 290, a document prepared by the agency has shown.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Osinbajo At 61, Says I’m Gradually Attaining Class of Senior Citizens

[This Day] Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo thursday in Abuja, marked his 61st birthday with a remark that he was gradually approaching the class of senior citizens, a level he said would place greater responsibilities on his shoulder.

[This Day] Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo thursday in Abuja, marked his 61st birthday with a remark that he was gradually approaching the class of senior citizens, a level he said would place greater responsibilities on his shoulder.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Fresh Crisis Looms As APC NEC Plans to Amend Party’s Constitution

[This Day] Fresh crisis may be looming in the All Progressives Congress (APC) as the national leadership is alleged to have perfected plans to amend the party’s constitution at the National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting slated for this month, in or…

[This Day] Fresh crisis may be looming in the All Progressives Congress (APC) as the national leadership is alleged to have perfected plans to amend the party's constitution at the National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting slated for this month, in order to validate the tenure extension of its principal officers at all levels.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Buhari Expresses Govt’s Commitment to Ending Cycle of Violence in Plateau

[This Day] Jos -President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed the commitment of the federal government to support and assist the peace-building agency of Plateau State Government to end the vicious cycle of violence in the state and lay the foundation for s…

[This Day] Jos -President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed the commitment of the federal government to support and assist the peace-building agency of Plateau State Government to end the vicious cycle of violence in the state and lay the foundation for sustainable peace, enjoining other states of the federation to emulate Plateau by setting up similar institutions.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Passenger Raises the Alarm Over Fire Incident On Accra Bound Arik Flight

[This Day] An Accra bound Arik Air Flight W3304 from Lagos Tuesday day night was alleged to have caught fire 35 minutes after take off from the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos.

[This Day] An Accra bound Arik Air Flight W3304 from Lagos Tuesday day night was alleged to have caught fire 35 minutes after take off from the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Ajaokuta Steel Plant Gulped $8bn, 14 Firms Interested’

[Daily Trust] The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Kayode Fayemi has said the federal government will only concession the Ajaokuta steel company when an independent and verifiable technical audit is completed to ascertain the level which the pr…

[Daily Trust] The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Kayode Fayemi has said the federal government will only concession the Ajaokuta steel company when an independent and verifiable technical audit is completed to ascertain the level which the project is currently on.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Medical Laboratory for Complicated Tests Commissioned in Zaria

[Daily Trust] Zaria -The Medical Laboratory Science Council (MLSC) yesterday commissioned National External Quality Assurance Laboratory which would be handling all medical tests that were hitherto taken abroad.

[Daily Trust] Zaria -The Medical Laboratory Science Council (MLSC) yesterday commissioned National External Quality Assurance Laboratory which would be handling all medical tests that were hitherto taken abroad.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Again, U.S. Secretary Warns Nigeria, Others Against Chinese Loans

[This Day] U.S. Secretary of State, Mr. Rex Tillerson has counselled Nigeria and other African countries not to forfeit their sovereignty when they accept loans from China, the continent’s biggest trading partner.

[This Day] U.S. Secretary of State, Mr. Rex Tillerson has counselled Nigeria and other African countries not to forfeit their sovereignty when they accept loans from China, the continent's biggest trading partner.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria