‘Public Sector Organisations Lose 60% Annual Income to Corruption’

[Daily Trust] The Association of Forensic and Investigative Auditors (AFIA) has estimated that 60 percent of annual revenues of government agencies are lost to corruption in Nigeria.

[Daily Trust] The Association of Forensic and Investigative Auditors (AFIA) has estimated that 60 percent of annual revenues of government agencies are lost to corruption in Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Education Board Moves to Create Publishing House for Textbooks

[New Times] Local publishers have cried foul over a decision by the Ministry of Education, through Rwanda Education Board (REB), to start producing textbooks to use in pre-primary, primary and secondary education in the country, instead of relying on i…

[New Times] Local publishers have cried foul over a decision by the Ministry of Education, through Rwanda Education Board (REB), to start producing textbooks to use in pre-primary, primary and secondary education in the country, instead of relying on independent publishers.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

90,000 Persons Benefit From Malaria Services in Akwa Ibom

[This Day] Uyo -Over 90,000 residents of Akwa Ibom State have over the past six years benefitted from malaria prevention service. Africare, an international non-governmental organization, has said.

[This Day] Uyo -Over 90,000 residents of Akwa Ibom State have over the past six years benefitted from malaria prevention service. Africare, an international non-governmental organization, has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

UN Chief Commends Peaceful Vote in Liberia, Dispatches Nigeria’s Obasanjo

[UN News] United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres on Wednesday welcomed the peaceful conduct of the second round of the presidential election in Liberia, and announced he is sending former Nigerian leader Olusegun Obasanjo to support the country in the first peaceful transfer of power from one democratically-elected leader to another in more than 70 years.

[UN News] United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres on Wednesday welcomed the peaceful conduct of the second round of the presidential election in Liberia, and announced he is sending former Nigerian leader Olusegun Obasanjo to support the country in the first peaceful transfer of power from one democratically-elected leader to another in more than 70 years.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

He Gives Me N100, but I Let Him Continue ‘Cos He Threatened to Kill Me – Says, 14-Yr-Old Girl Raped

[Vanguard] The 14-year-old girl raped and impregnated by a septuagenarian ex-soldier, Mr. Shuaibu Ahmed, said he gave her N100 the first time he raped her, but that she continued to allow the old man sleep with her because he threatened to kill her.

[Vanguard] The 14-year-old girl raped and impregnated by a septuagenarian ex-soldier, Mr. Shuaibu Ahmed, said he gave her N100 the first time he raped her, but that she continued to allow the old man sleep with her because he threatened to kill her.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Fuel Crisis – PDP Accuses Govt of Monumental Fraud

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has accused the Federal Government of providing cover for huge graft in the on-going fuel scarcity across the country directly involving the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, interests and urged…

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has accused the Federal Government of providing cover for huge graft in the on-going fuel scarcity across the country directly involving the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, interests and urged its officials to stop dishing out falsehood to suffering Nigerians.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Employment Crisis in Nigeria Worsens, 18.8 Percent Nigerians Now Jobless

[Vanguard] Few days to the New Year, Organised Labour, has called on Nigerians to prepare to fight against injustice, impunity, corruption and other negative tendencies that have foisted poverty and sufferings on the nation.

[Vanguard] Few days to the New Year, Organised Labour, has called on Nigerians to prepare to fight against injustice, impunity, corruption and other negative tendencies that have foisted poverty and sufferings on the nation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Operational Visits By the National Police Commissioner

[SAPS] The National Commissioner, General Khehla Sithole is planning to visit Eastern Cape as part of Operation Back to basics Safer Festive Season 2017/2018. He is expected to visit Mthatha on Saturday, 30 December 2017, between 11am and 13:00. Member…

[SAPS] The National Commissioner, General Khehla Sithole is planning to visit Eastern Cape as part of Operation Back to basics Safer Festive Season 2017/2018. He is expected to visit Mthatha on Saturday, 30 December 2017, between 11am and 13:00. Members of the media can join the National Commissioner on the walk about at the taxi rank and two malls in Mthatha. A formal media briefing will be arranged at PRD at 13:30.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa