EFCC Traces N500m Paris Debt Money to Governor’s Account, Retrieves It

[Vanguard] The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has traced and retrieved a whopping sum of N500million found in one of Nigerian state governor’s account, thereby deepening the probe on the use of the N388.304billion Paris loan.

[Vanguard] The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has traced and retrieved a whopping sum of N500million found in one of Nigerian state governor's account, thereby deepening the probe on the use of the N388.304billion Paris loan.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Presidency Investigating Ministry Officials Behind Loss of Nigeria’s AU Seat-Source

[Vanguard] Presidency has begun the probe of three officials of Ministry of Foreign Affairs who allegedly frustrated Nigeria’s bid to win the post of Peace and Security Commissioner of the African Union, AU in its January 28 election in Addis Ababa, Et…

[Vanguard] Presidency has begun the probe of three officials of Ministry of Foreign Affairs who allegedly frustrated Nigeria's bid to win the post of Peace and Security Commissioner of the African Union, AU in its January 28 election in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Basketball – Kenyan Women Off to Bright Start in FIBA Tourney

[Nation] The national women’s basketball on Monday night got their Fiba Afro Basket Zone Five qualifiers campaign underway with an emphatic 70-41 win over champions Uganda at the Cairo Olympic Centre, Egypt.

[Nation] The national women's basketball on Monday night got their Fiba Afro Basket Zone Five qualifiers campaign underway with an emphatic 70-41 win over champions Uganda at the Cairo Olympic Centre, Egypt.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Mother Mary Brownell, Renowned Liberian Civil Society Activist, Educator, Dies At 88

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Mother Mary Brownell, one of Liberia’s outstanding and outspoken civil society advocates has died. The former University of Liberia Alumni Association President, mother of Dr. H. Boimah Fahnbulleh and singing great Miatta Fa…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Mother Mary Brownell, one of Liberia's outstanding and outspoken civil society advocates has died. The former University of Liberia Alumni Association President, mother of Dr. H. Boimah Fahnbulleh and singing great Miatta Fahnbulleh, also Liberia's Goodwill Ambassador for Maternal and Child Health, died Tuesday evening at the John F. Kennedy Medical Hospital where she had been ailing.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

U.S.$4.8 Million Fraud – EFCC Lacks Power to Try Me, Ajudua Tells Court

[Daily Trust] Lagos -A Lagos-based lawyer and socialite, Fred Ajudua has told the Lagos State High Court sitting in Ikeja to quash the $4.8 million fraudulent charge leveled against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for alleged…

[Daily Trust] Lagos -A Lagos-based lawyer and socialite, Fred Ajudua has told the Lagos State High Court sitting in Ikeja to quash the $4.8 million fraudulent charge leveled against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for allegedly defrauding former Chief of Army Staff, retired Lt.-Gen. Ishaya Bamaiyi.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Rep. Youngblood Challenges Colleagues to Increase Salaries of Teachers

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Montserrado County Electoral District #9 Representative Munah Pelham-Youngblood is calling on her colleagues in the Legislature to see to increase teachers’ salaries and benefits.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Montserrado County Electoral District #9 Representative Munah Pelham-Youngblood is calling on her colleagues in the Legislature to see to increase teachers' salaries and benefits.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia