Uber Tweaks Its App to Ward Off Rising Competition

[East African] Taxi-hailing platform Uber has this year tweaked its app several times in a bid to win riders and drivers, in a rush to ward off rising competition in the transport sector in Kenya.

[East African] Taxi-hailing platform Uber has this year tweaked its app several times in a bid to win riders and drivers, in a rush to ward off rising competition in the transport sector in Kenya.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Sokoto Governor’s Convoy Ferried Across River Benue

[Guardian] Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, on Wednesday led a delegation to Ibi Local Government Area of Taraba State to pay a condolence visit to the former Chief Whip of the House of Representatives, Isiaka Bawa, who lost his mother,…

[Guardian] Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, on Wednesday led a delegation to Ibi Local Government Area of Taraba State to pay a condolence visit to the former Chief Whip of the House of Representatives, Isiaka Bawa, who lost his mother, Hajiya Hadiza, recently.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Considers Extending Concession of Garki Hospital

[Premium Times] The federal government has expressed willingness to further partner with NISA Premier Hospital on the management of Garki General Hospital, valued at about N361.1 billion, for continued sustainable and efficient healthcare delivery.

[Premium Times] The federal government has expressed willingness to further partner with NISA Premier Hospital on the management of Garki General Hospital, valued at about N361.1 billion, for continued sustainable and efficient healthcare delivery.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

The March of Progress and the March of Misery

[Guardian] Klump. Klump. Klump. It is the inexorable march of human progress. Nations march; individuals march. Kings march and commoners march. Rulers march and the ruled march.

[Guardian] Klump. Klump. Klump. It is the inexorable march of human progress. Nations march; individuals march. Kings march and commoners march. Rulers march and the ruled march.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Panama Papers – More Than $500 Million Recovered By Tax Authorities Worldwide – Nigeria Excluded

[Premium Times] At least $500 million has been recouped by tax authorities across the world after the Panama Papers revelations published in 2016, the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists, ICIJ, has said.

[Premium Times] At least $500 million has been recouped by tax authorities across the world after the Panama Papers revelations published in 2016, the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists, ICIJ, has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Aregbesola, Shettima, Abubakar, Ugwuanyi Present 2018 Budgets

[Guardian] Enugu, Osogbo, Maiduguri and Bauchi -Borno State Governor Kashim Shettima has presented a budget of N170.3 billion to the State House of Assembly for 2018 fiscal year.

[Guardian] Enugu, Osogbo, Maiduguri and Bauchi -Borno State Governor Kashim Shettima has presented a budget of N170.3 billion to the State House of Assembly for 2018 fiscal year.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Grace Mugabe’s Son ‘Impregnates SA Student, 22, Asks Her to Abort’

[News24Wire] A South African student is reportedly crying foul after she was impregnated by former Zimbabwean first lady Grace Mugabe’s son, Russell Goreraza, before he turned his back on her.

[News24Wire] A South African student is reportedly crying foul after she was impregnated by former Zimbabwean first lady Grace Mugabe's son, Russell Goreraza, before he turned his back on her.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe