AfDB Partners Govt On Irrigation Facilities in Rural Areas

[Leadership] Abuja -As part of its efforts towards the development of the agricultural sector, the Agricultural Transformation Agenda Support Programme Phase 1 (ATASP-1) of the African Development Bank (AfDB) has entered into partnership with the Feder…

[Leadership] Abuja -As part of its efforts towards the development of the agricultural sector, the Agricultural Transformation Agenda Support Programme Phase 1 (ATASP-1) of the African Development Bank (AfDB) has entered into partnership with the Federal Government to provide irrigation facilities, farm inputs and feeder roads in rural areas.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

World Press Freedom Day – Criticise Me but Be Fair, Buhari Tells Media

[Leadership] President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday pledged an unfettered environment for the media to do its work, saying while journalists in the country are free to criticise him they must be fair and mindful of national interest, in doing so.

[Leadership] President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday pledged an unfettered environment for the media to do its work, saying while journalists in the country are free to criticise him they must be fair and mindful of national interest, in doing so.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Police Deploy 200 Policemen to Tackle Bandits in Kaduna, Zamfara

[Leadership] The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris has ordered the immediate deployment of 200 Police Personnel and ten patrol vehicles to beef-up security in Birnin-Gwari, Kaduna State and Zamfara State axis to flush out armed bandits i…

[Leadership] The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris has ordered the immediate deployment of 200 Police Personnel and ten patrol vehicles to beef-up security in Birnin-Gwari, Kaduna State and Zamfara State axis to flush out armed bandits in the area.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Court Orders EFCC to Release Cars to Oil Marketer

[Leadership] Justice Oluremi Oguntoyinbo of the Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday ordered the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), to immediately release two exotic cars in its custody, to an oil marketer, Anthony Adejugbe.

[Leadership] Justice Oluremi Oguntoyinbo of the Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday ordered the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), to immediately release two exotic cars in its custody, to an oil marketer, Anthony Adejugbe.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Workers Demand Revision of General Labour Law

[ANGOP] Luanda -The revision of the General Labour Law (LGT) to tailor it to the country?s Constitution, combat corruption and end regional asymmetries is part of the demands made on Tuesday by the Angolan Trade Union.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The revision of the General Labour Law (LGT) to tailor it to the country?s Constitution, combat corruption and end regional asymmetries is part of the demands made on Tuesday by the Angolan Trade Union.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Why Rick Ross’ Flight Was Delayed in Nairobi

[Nairobi News] After his performance at the NRGWave concert at the Carnivore grounds on Saturday night American rapper Rick Ross had his flight out of the country delayed for 30 minutes on Sunday.

[Nairobi News] After his performance at the NRGWave concert at the Carnivore grounds on Saturday night American rapper Rick Ross had his flight out of the country delayed for 30 minutes on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya