Why Buhari May Sign NLNG Amendment Bill Into Law – Ogor

[Daily Trust] President Muhammadu Buhari’s concerns for the state of the Niger Delta region will make him to sign the Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG) Act amendment bill into law, Rep Leo Ogor has said.

[Daily Trust] President Muhammadu Buhari's concerns for the state of the Niger Delta region will make him to sign the Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG) Act amendment bill into law, Rep Leo Ogor has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ecowas Chair Condemns Violence in Côte d’Ivoire

[Observer] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, who is Chair of the Authority of Heads of State and Government of ECOWAS, has condemned the acts of violence which are being perpetrated by mutinous soldiers in Côte d’Ivoire in their demand for compensation allegedly promised them by their government.

[Observer] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, who is Chair of the Authority of Heads of State and Government of ECOWAS, has condemned the acts of violence which are being perpetrated by mutinous soldiers in Côte d'Ivoire in their demand for compensation allegedly promised them by their government.

source: AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire

GIZ Ethiopia Gets a New Boss

[Addis Fortune] Matthias Rompel, former GIZ Malawi country director since 2014, becomes GIZ Ethiopia country director as of May 8, 2017, replacing Axel Klaphake, who was in the post for the past two years.

[Addis Fortune] Matthias Rompel, former GIZ Malawi country director since 2014, becomes GIZ Ethiopia country director as of May 8, 2017, replacing Axel Klaphake, who was in the post for the past two years.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Social Security Agency Doubts Estimated Sum for Grants Takeover

[News24Wire] Sassa CEO Thokozani Magwaza has told MPs that he does not know where Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini got the suggested R6bn figure for the social grants takeover.

[News24Wire] Sassa CEO Thokozani Magwaza has told MPs that he does not know where Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini got the suggested R6bn figure for the social grants takeover.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Again, Nigeria Inflation Declines

[Premium Times] The Consumer Price Index (CPI) which measures inflation declined by 0.02 percent in April, the National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, said on Tuesday.

[Premium Times] The Consumer Price Index (CPI) which measures inflation declined by 0.02 percent in April, the National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, said on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Restates Resolve to Tackle Hindrances to Operations of SMEs in Nigeria – Osinbajo

[Leadership] The federal government has said it is determined to remove all hindrances against the smooth operation of Small and Medium Scale Enterprises in the country.

[Leadership] The federal government has said it is determined to remove all hindrances against the smooth operation of Small and Medium Scale Enterprises in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Controversy Over Osinbajo’s Status, a Needless Distraction – Govt

[Leadership] The federal government has described the controversy that followed President Muhammadu Buhari ‘s letter to the National Assembly on the status of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo as a needless distraction.

[Leadership] The federal government has described the controversy that followed President Muhammadu Buhari 's letter to the National Assembly on the status of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo as a needless distraction.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Isiaka Adeleke May Have Died of Over-Dose of Drugs’

[Vanguard] Osun State Deputy Governor, Otunba Titilayo Laoye-Tomori and Osun West Senatorial leader of All Progressives Congress APC, Amobi Akintola yesterday disagreed over what transpired during the last moments of Senator Isiaka Adeleke, who died on…

[Vanguard] Osun State Deputy Governor, Otunba Titilayo Laoye-Tomori and Osun West Senatorial leader of All Progressives Congress APC, Amobi Akintola yesterday disagreed over what transpired during the last moments of Senator Isiaka Adeleke, who died on April 23, 2017 in a questionable circumstances

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria