West African Nations Set to Import Products From $12bn Dangote Refinery

[Vanguard] West African nations have started putting arrangements in place to enable them import petroleum products from Nigeria’s $12 billion Dangote refinery, barely two years ahead of its planned completion in 2019.

[Vanguard] West African nations have started putting arrangements in place to enable them import petroleum products from Nigeria's $12 billion Dangote refinery, barely two years ahead of its planned completion in 2019.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Police, DSS Siege – How N’Delta Leaders, Militants Played Into Security Trap

[Vanguard] Until last night, leaders and members of the Pan Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF, are still at a complete loss over what struck them last Thursday at the “Garden City,” Port-Harcourt, Rivers State, where they converged for their fourth general ass…

[Vanguard] Until last night, leaders and members of the Pan Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF, are still at a complete loss over what struck them last Thursday at the "Garden City," Port-Harcourt, Rivers State, where they converged for their fourth general assembly.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Corruption – Nigerians Tired of Buhari’s ‘Jagbajantis’ Govt – Charly Boy

[Vanguard] Abuja -Maverick Nigerian entertainer cum activist, Charles Oputa, popularly called Charly Boy, has said Nigerians are tired of President Muhammadu Buhari’s seeming insensitivity to their outcry over the large-scale corruption going on within…

[Vanguard] Abuja -Maverick Nigerian entertainer cum activist, Charles Oputa, popularly called Charly Boy, has said Nigerians are tired of President Muhammadu Buhari's seeming insensitivity to their outcry over the large-scale corruption going on within his government.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mass Exit of Doctors Looms in Lagos Hospitals

[Vanguard] Lagos -Tough times await patients seeking healthcare services in Lagos state-owned hospitals as medical doctors under the employment of the government yesterday gave notice of possible mass exit due to what they called the administration’s i…

[Vanguard] Lagos -Tough times await patients seeking healthcare services in Lagos state-owned hospitals as medical doctors under the employment of the government yesterday gave notice of possible mass exit due to what they called the administration's insensitivity to their plight.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

SADC States Agree to Standardise Road Networks

[Daily News] Southern African Development Community (SADC) countries have agreed to standardise their national road networks to accommodate motorists crossing from one state to another.

[Daily News] Southern African Development Community (SADC) countries have agreed to standardise their national road networks to accommodate motorists crossing from one state to another.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Africa’s ‘Jungle Men’ With Blood On Their Hands Quit ICC

[Deutsche Welle] Burundi has walked away from the International Criminal Court, claiming the court punishes those the West doesn’t want in power. DW’s Fred Muvunyi says these anti-court lobbyists have blood on their hands.

[Deutsche Welle] Burundi has walked away from the International Criminal Court, claiming the court punishes those the West doesn't want in power. DW's Fred Muvunyi says these anti-court lobbyists have blood on their hands.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

EAC Places Donor Funds Under Tight Control

[Daily News] EAST African Community (EAC) moves towards surmounting financial control to improve management of donor-funded projects amid shrinking contribution of development partners (DPs).

[Daily News] EAST African Community (EAC) moves towards surmounting financial control to improve management of donor-funded projects amid shrinking contribution of development partners (DPs).

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Tobela to Get Solar Electricity Next Year

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Tobela will be electrified using solar energy and construction will commence next year under Botswana Power Corporation (BPC), Tobela Solar Power and Lesoso Solar Multipurpose Cooperative Society partnership.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Tobela will be electrified using solar energy and construction will commence next year under Botswana Power Corporation (BPC), Tobela Solar Power and Lesoso Solar Multipurpose Cooperative Society partnership.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana