Indonesia Wants More of Nigeria’s Crude Oil

[This Day] Abuja -The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) wednesday said it received a request from Indonesia to supply it more volumes of Nigeria’s crude oil blends to enable it meet the rising demands for oil by its local economy.

[This Day] Abuja -The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) wednesday said it received a request from Indonesia to supply it more volumes of Nigeria's crude oil blends to enable it meet the rising demands for oil by its local economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Orders Comprehensive Audit of Dana Airlines

[This Day] Abuja -Disturbed by the recent air mishaps involving Dana Airlines, the federal government rose from a seven-hour Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting in the State House, Abuja wednesday, with a resolution ordering a complete audit of the…

[This Day] Abuja -Disturbed by the recent air mishaps involving Dana Airlines, the federal government rose from a seven-hour Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting in the State House, Abuja wednesday, with a resolution ordering a complete audit of the airline.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

IPOB – We’ll Fight Ohanaeze If It Canvases Restructuring

[This Day] Awka -The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), has said that it will not spare Ohanaeze Ndigbo if it holds any event to canvass restructuring of Nigeria anywhere in Igbo land.

[This Day] Awka -The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), has said that it will not spare Ohanaeze Ndigbo if it holds any event to canvass restructuring of Nigeria anywhere in Igbo land.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Court Grants Alleged Husband Killer, Maryam Sanda Bail

[This Day] Abuja -Justice Yusuf Halilu of an Abuja High Court wednesday granted bail to Maryam Sanda who is standing trial on allegations of killing her husband, the late Bilyaminu Halilu, newphew of former Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chairman, Dr. …

[This Day] Abuja -Justice Yusuf Halilu of an Abuja High Court wednesday granted bail to Maryam Sanda who is standing trial on allegations of killing her husband, the late Bilyaminu Halilu, newphew of former Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chairman, Dr. Bello Haliru.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Group Seeks to End GBV Through Schools

[New Times] The Rwanda Men’s Resource Centre (RWAMREC) is undertaking a campaign to change the mindset of young men and women as part of efforts to end gender based violence through Boys 4 Change clubs in all 55 secondary schools of Karongi District.

[New Times] The Rwanda Men's Resource Centre (RWAMREC) is undertaking a campaign to change the mindset of young men and women as part of efforts to end gender based violence through Boys 4 Change clubs in all 55 secondary schools of Karongi District.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Nigeria, 36 Others Need Help On Food Security, Says FAO

[Guardian] A new report by the Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO) has listed Nigeria as one of the 37 countries currently in need of external food assistance.The global body said high levels of food insecurity persisted in the world due largely t…

[Guardian] A new report by the Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO) has listed Nigeria as one of the 37 countries currently in need of external food assistance.The global body said high levels of food insecurity persisted in the world due largely to conflicts and adverse climatic shocks that are taking a toll particularly in East African and Near East countries where large numbers of people continue to be in need of humanitarian assistance.

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Senate Moves to Suspend 444 Parastatals’ Budgets for Non-Submission of Audit Report

[Guardian] The Senate has resolved to suspend the budgetary provisions of 444 parastatals, which fail to comply with the constitutional requirement of auditing its account before the deadline of May 28 this year and having arrears of two years and above.

[Guardian] The Senate has resolved to suspend the budgetary provisions of 444 parastatals, which fail to comply with the constitutional requirement of auditing its account before the deadline of May 28 this year and having arrears of two years and above.

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Rainstorm Destroys Communities, Renders Hundreds Homeless in Bayelsa

[Guardian] Yenagoa -Hundreds of residents in Kilama, Tein, Tambiri and Egbebiri communities of Biseni clan, Yenagoa Local Government Area of Bayelsa State have been rendered homeless by a devastating rainstorm.

[Guardian] Yenagoa -Hundreds of residents in Kilama, Tein, Tambiri and Egbebiri communities of Biseni clan, Yenagoa Local Government Area of Bayelsa State have been rendered homeless by a devastating rainstorm.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria