Construction On New Kavango East Fisheries Office to Resume

[New Era] Windhoek -Africa Civil Engineering, the main contractor in the construction of the Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources’ (MFMR) regional office in Rundu, said the N$16 million project can be completed within six or seven months once all…

[New Era] Windhoek -Africa Civil Engineering, the main contractor in the construction of the Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources’ (MFMR) regional office in Rundu, said the N$16 million project can be completed within six or seven months once all necessary arrangements are in place. The project, which will be known as the MFMR Kavango East Regional Office, initially commenced in November 2012 under a different contractor but came to an abrupt halt when government suspended most capital projects last year in a bid to acc

Nigeria Electricity Generation Capacity Drops to 2,329.9MW

[Guardian] Nigeria’s electricity generation capacity dropped from the 5,222.3 megawatts (MW) attained earlier this year to 2,329.9 MW on May 6.This meant that e country lost about 3,710.8MW due to gas, line and frequency constraints, which is the equiv…

[Guardian] Nigeria's electricity generation capacity dropped from the 5,222.3 megawatts (MW) attained earlier this year to 2,329.9 MW on May 6.This meant that e country lost about 3,710.8MW due to gas, line and frequency constraints, which is the equivalent of N1.870billion, according to the Nigerian Electricity Supply Industry (NESI).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NCC Seals Firm, Bank in Uyo, Calabar, for Violating Regulations

[Guardian] For failing to comply with the guidelines for the deployment of 5.4GHz frequency band, some companies in Uyo, Akwa Ibom, and Calabar, Cross River states have had their premises shut down by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC).It is …

[Guardian] For failing to comply with the guidelines for the deployment of 5.4GHz frequency band, some companies in Uyo, Akwa Ibom, and Calabar, Cross River states have had their premises shut down by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC).It is a criminal offence to provide service in frequency band not validly assigned or licensed by the NCC, as provided under Section 121, and 122 of the Nigerian Communications Act, 2003.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt to End Secret Ownership of Companies, Says Osinbajo

[Guardian] Abuja -The end is in sight for secret ownership of companies and properties in Nigeria, just as the Federal Government is determined to end grand corruption in the country, the Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo has said.

[Guardian] Abuja -The end is in sight for secret ownership of companies and properties in Nigeria, just as the Federal Government is determined to end grand corruption in the country, the Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Again, Stakeholders Warn Govt, Oil Firms On Crisis in Ogoni

[Guardian] Port Harcourt -The Federal Government could ignite a crisis, if its planned resumption of oil exploration in Ogoniland goes ahead without the resolution of key issues.The warning by stakeholders in the Niger Delta is coming on the heels of l…

[Guardian] Port Harcourt -The Federal Government could ignite a crisis, if its planned resumption of oil exploration in Ogoniland goes ahead without the resolution of key issues.The warning by stakeholders in the Niger Delta is coming on the heels of last weekend's meeting between the leadership of the Movement for the Survival of the Ogoni People (MOSOP) and the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu. The meeting had sought to find solutions to the crisis in Ogoniland.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

President of Rwanda Sends a Message to Angolan Counterpart

[ANGOP] Luanda -A message from Rwanda’s president, Paul Kagame, to his Angolan counterpart, Joao Lourenco, will be delivered Tuesday in Luanda by that country’s Foreign Affairs minister, Louise Mushikiwabo.

[ANGOP] Luanda -A message from Rwanda's president, Paul Kagame, to his Angolan counterpart, Joao Lourenco, will be delivered Tuesday in Luanda by that country's Foreign Affairs minister, Louise Mushikiwabo.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Young Accessory Designers Are Switching Things Up

[Guardian] Our fashion industry is so obsessed with clothing that we forget that every good outfit cannot stand without the right accessory. Until recently, we had to depend on foreign brands like Bata Shoes and imported alternatives to meet our need f…

[Guardian] Our fashion industry is so obsessed with clothing that we forget that every good outfit cannot stand without the right accessory. Until recently, we had to depend on foreign brands like Bata Shoes and imported alternatives to meet our need for accessories. But that era has passed and these vibrant young accessory designers are wading into that space and shaking things up.

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‘Buhari’s Integrity, Not Enough to Salvage Nigeria’

[Guardian] The Senator representing Kaduna Central, Mr. Shehu Sani has stated that the much-touted integrity of President Muhammadu Buhari, on which the All Progressives Congress (APC) built its government, was not enough to lead the country to the Pro…

[Guardian] The Senator representing Kaduna Central, Mr. Shehu Sani has stated that the much-touted integrity of President Muhammadu Buhari, on which the All Progressives Congress (APC) built its government, was not enough to lead the country to the Promised Land.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NASCON to Grow Tomato Business Through Backward Integration Process

[Guardian] To consolidate its performance and sustain growth trajectory in the next financial year, NASCON Allied Industries has assured shareholders that the firm would prioritise its tomato paste business through the adoption of backward integration …

[Guardian] To consolidate its performance and sustain growth trajectory in the next financial year, NASCON Allied Industries has assured shareholders that the firm would prioritise its tomato paste business through the adoption of backward integration process and local sourcing of raw materials.

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Two Hand Themselves in to Police for Moses Mabhida Pitch Invasion

[News24Wire] Two people have handed themselves over to KwaZulu-Natal police in connection with the Moses Mabhida Stadium pitch invasion that led to violence during the Nedbank Cup semi-final last month.

[News24Wire] Two people have handed themselves over to KwaZulu-Natal police in connection with the Moses Mabhida Stadium pitch invasion that led to violence during the Nedbank Cup semi-final last month.

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