‘How Obasanjo, Yar’Adua, Jonathan Squandered N11tn Electricity Fund’

[This Day] The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has alleged that the administrations of former Presidents Olusegun Obasanjo, Umaru Musa Yar’Adua and Goodluck Jonathan squandered over N11 trillion meant to provide regular electri…

[This Day] The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has alleged that the administrations of former Presidents Olusegun Obasanjo, Umaru Musa Yar'Adua and Goodluck Jonathan squandered over N11 trillion meant to provide regular electricity supply for the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mocked As ‘Errand Boys’, Senate Condemns Police Attack On Anti-Buhari Protesters

[Premium Times] The Senate has condemned the Nigeria Police’s attack on protesters asking President Muhammadu Buhari to return to work or resign 94 days after the ailing leader headed to London for medical treatment.

[Premium Times] The Senate has condemned the Nigeria Police's attack on protesters asking President Muhammadu Buhari to return to work or resign 94 days after the ailing leader headed to London for medical treatment.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Hawker Arrested for Selling Counterfeit Cancer Drugs

[Monitor] The National Drug Authority has issued an alert over two counterfeit cancer drugs being sold on the Ugandan market after impounding some of them from a hawker near the Uganda Cancer Institute (UCI).

[Monitor] The National Drug Authority has issued an alert over two counterfeit cancer drugs being sold on the Ugandan market after impounding some of them from a hawker near the Uganda Cancer Institute (UCI).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

FEC Approves Refinancing of Nigeria’s Domestic Debt Into $3 Billion Treasury Bills

[Premium Times] The Federal Executive Council, FEC, on Wednesday approved the refinancing of the country’s domestic debts into treasury bills worth $3 billion as part of the overall strategy of government to reduce the cost of borrowing.

[Premium Times] The Federal Executive Council, FEC, on Wednesday approved the refinancing of the country's domestic debts into treasury bills worth $3 billion as part of the overall strategy of government to reduce the cost of borrowing.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ignore Fake Announcements, NNPC Not Recruiting – Official

[Premium Times] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, says it has neither published any advertisement on job interviews nor embarked on any recruitment of workers.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, says it has neither published any advertisement on job interviews nor embarked on any recruitment of workers.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

How ‘Self-Serving’ Sharia Could Have Become Disaster for Nigeria – Obasanjo

[Premium Times] A former Nigerian president, Olusegun Obasanjo, has given an insight into how his handling of the sharia law introduced in some states of the north during his administration averted a disaster for Nigeria.

[Premium Times] A former Nigerian president, Olusegun Obasanjo, has given an insight into how his handling of the sharia law introduced in some states of the north during his administration averted a disaster for Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Oil Refinery, Pipeline Deals Set to Transform Regional Outlook

[Observer] The laying of the foundation stone for the construction of the world’s longest heated crude oil export pipeline from Hoima to the Tanzanian port of Tanga, on the day Uganda also announced that it had agreed project terms for an oil refinery,…

[Observer] The laying of the foundation stone for the construction of the world's longest heated crude oil export pipeline from Hoima to the Tanzanian port of Tanga, on the day Uganda also announced that it had agreed project terms for an oil refinery, is a huge step in turning the region into an oil frontier.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda