Essar Ports Still Planning to Invest in Beira

[AIM] Maputo -The ports arm of the Indian Essar group claimed on Monday that it will invest 500 million US dollars over the next 30 months to expand capacities at two existing Indian projects, at Hazzira and Salaya, and to build a new coal terminal in …

[AIM] Maputo -The ports arm of the Indian Essar group claimed on Monday that it will invest 500 million US dollars over the next 30 months to expand capacities at two existing Indian projects, at Hazzira and Salaya, and to build a new coal terminal in Mozambique.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Veterans Urged to Work for Frelimo Victory

[AIM] Maputo -The first secretary of the ruling Frelimo Party in the western Mozambican province of Tete, Fernando Bemane, on Saturday urged all veterans of the liberation war against Portuguese colonial rule to work for a convincing win by Frelimo in …

[AIM] Maputo -The first secretary of the ruling Frelimo Party in the western Mozambican province of Tete, Fernando Bemane, on Saturday urged all veterans of the liberation war against Portuguese colonial rule to work for a convincing win by Frelimo in October's municipal elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Maritime Varsity – 1 Million Itsekiri Youths to Storm Nass

[Vanguard] Warri -The Itsekiri National Youths Council (INYC), has said that its members in all the states of the country have been mobilized to converge at the National Assembly in Abuja over the controversy associated with the naming of the National …

[Vanguard] Warri -The Itsekiri National Youths Council (INYC), has said that its members in all the states of the country have been mobilized to converge at the National Assembly in Abuja over the controversy associated with the naming of the National Maritime University in Delta State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Benue Killings – Buhari Orders Nigeria Police Chief to Move to Benue

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, to move to Benue, to restore law and order, prevent further loss of lives and forestall the crisis there from escalating.

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, to move to Benue, to restore law and order, prevent further loss of lives and forestall the crisis there from escalating.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Water Shortage Compromises Boane Agriculture

[AIM] Maputo -Boane (Mozambique), 8 Jan (AIM) – The low level of water in the Pequenos Libombos dam is compromising agricultural production in Boane district, west of Maputo.

[AIM] Maputo -Boane (Mozambique), 8 Jan (AIM) - The low level of water in the Pequenos Libombos dam is compromising agricultural production in Boane district, west of Maputo.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Kenya Runs Out of Wildlife Space

[Daily News] KENYA’s latest wildlife census — held just last December – shows the country is currently ‘proud’ home to 7,347 elephants, citing a slight increase in the jumbo’s population.

[Daily News] KENYA's latest wildlife census -- held just last December - shows the country is currently 'proud' home to 7,347 elephants, citing a slight increase in the jumbo's population.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Borno Doctors Issue 21-Day Ultimatum to Govt Over Conmess

[Vanguard] Maiduguri -THE Association of Borno State Doctors, ABSB, has issued a 21-day ultimatum to Governor Kashim Shettima to implement the revised Consolidated Medical Salary Structure, CONMESS, and pay four years’ arrears or face industrial action.

[Vanguard] Maiduguri -THE Association of Borno State Doctors, ABSB, has issued a 21-day ultimatum to Governor Kashim Shettima to implement the revised Consolidated Medical Salary Structure, CONMESS, and pay four years' arrears or face industrial action.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Islamic Fighters May Be Masquerading As Nigerian Returnees – Security Expert

[Vanguard] President of Association of Industrial Security and Safety Operators of Nigeria, AISSON Dr. Ona Ekhomu, yesterday, advised the Federal Government and security agencies to be on the alert and investigate returnees from Libya who claimed to be…

[Vanguard] President of Association of Industrial Security and Safety Operators of Nigeria, AISSON Dr. Ona Ekhomu, yesterday, advised the Federal Government and security agencies to be on the alert and investigate returnees from Libya who claimed to be Nigerians, with a view to preventing ISIS fighters from infiltrating the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria