Durban Attorneys Involved in Dispute Over Law Firm Sale Reach Settlement

[News24Wire] Two Durban attorneys who were embroiled in a legal tussle over the alleged sale of a law firm from one to the other, have settled their differences amicably.

[News24Wire] Two Durban attorneys who were embroiled in a legal tussle over the alleged sale of a law firm from one to the other, have settled their differences amicably.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Investors’ Wealth Plunges By 1.5%, Highest Dip in One Month

[Guardian] Equity transactions on the stock market closed on a downturn yesterday, following price losses suffered by major highly capitalised stocks, especially Dangote Cement, and Total, as investors’ wealth depreciated significantly by 1.53 per cent.

[Guardian] Equity transactions on the stock market closed on a downturn yesterday, following price losses suffered by major highly capitalised stocks, especially Dangote Cement, and Total, as investors' wealth depreciated significantly by 1.53 per cent.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Military, Lagos Order Tanker Drivers to Vacate Apapa Bridge

[Guardian] The Military and Lagos State Government (LASG) yesterday gave a 24-hour ultimatum to all tanker drivers to vacate the Apapa Bridge.The resolution was reached during a one-day stakeholders’ meeting at the Navy Base in Apapa, which comprised t…

[Guardian] The Military and Lagos State Government (LASG) yesterday gave a 24-hour ultimatum to all tanker drivers to vacate the Apapa Bridge.The resolution was reached during a one-day stakeholders' meeting at the Navy Base in Apapa, which comprised the military, Nigerian Port Authority (NPA), LASG, Nigerian Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG).

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Senate Warns of Military Coup Over Political Violence

[Guardian] The Senate warned yesterday that allegations of state-sponsored violence in Kaduna, Kano and Kogi States, could create conditions that would undermine democracy in the country.It also set up a panel to look into the allegations in Kogi, and …

[Guardian] The Senate warned yesterday that allegations of state-sponsored violence in Kaduna, Kano and Kogi States, could create conditions that would undermine democracy in the country.It also set up a panel to look into the allegations in Kogi, and to report back to it in two weeks.Senator Ahmed Salau Ogembe, representing Kogi Central, yesterday, sought the upper chamber's intervention following his ordeal at the hands of hoodlums in Okene during an empowerment programme he organised for his constituents.

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IMF Gives Mixed Verdict On Economy, Reforms

[Guardian] Nigeria’s economy remains vulnerable, though policies and favourable oil prices have helped it to overcome a recession.Disclosing this position yesterday, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) noted that the economy is yet to receive boost f…

[Guardian] Nigeria's economy remains vulnerable, though policies and favourable oil prices have helped it to overcome a recession.Disclosing this position yesterday, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) noted that the economy is yet to receive boost from policy implementations that could make it withstand the shocks that previously pushed it into a recession.

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IDP Protest Over Food in Adamawa, As Police Abort Pensioners’ Rally in Niger

[Vanguard] Hundreds of internally-displaced persons, IDPs, mostly women and children, from Fufore and Malkohi camps in Adamawa State, yesterday, staged peaceful protests over lack of food in their camps, appealing to President Muhammadu Buhari to inter…

[Vanguard] Hundreds of internally-displaced persons, IDPs, mostly women and children, from Fufore and Malkohi camps in Adamawa State, yesterday, staged peaceful protests over lack of food in their camps, appealing to President Muhammadu Buhari to intervene in their plight.

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Arusha Region Projects U.S.$160 Million Budget for Financial year 2018/19

[Citizen] Arusha -The Arusha Regional Consultative Committee (ARCC) has endorsed a Sh361.7 billion budget in the 2018/19 financial year estimates in terms of of revenue collections and expenditures.

[Citizen] Arusha -The Arusha Regional Consultative Committee (ARCC) has endorsed a Sh361.7 billion budget in the 2018/19 financial year estimates in terms of of revenue collections and expenditures.

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Learners Bullied Into Using Taxis

[GroundUp] Mandisa Cele was one of a group of high school learners protesting outside the Pietermaritzburg taxi rank on Wednesday, demanding to be left alone to choose their own means of transport.

[GroundUp] Mandisa Cele was one of a group of high school learners protesting outside the Pietermaritzburg taxi rank on Wednesday, demanding to be left alone to choose their own means of transport.

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Government Seeks Investments in Real Sector With Focus Labs

[Guardian] The Federal Ministry of Budget and National Planning has stated that the federal government is seeking both local and foreign direct investment (FDI) to drive the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP), noting the present administration is…

[Guardian] The Federal Ministry of Budget and National Planning has stated that the federal government is seeking both local and foreign direct investment (FDI) to drive the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP), noting the present administration is promoting investment and removing all the constraints hindering investments into the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria