KZN Man Gets 33 Years for House Robbery, Trying to Kill Cop

[News24Wire] A man who had been linked to a house robbery was sentenced to 33 years imprisonment after trying to kill a police officer on Tuesday, KwaZulu-Natal police have said.

[News24Wire] A man who had been linked to a house robbery was sentenced to 33 years imprisonment after trying to kill a police officer on Tuesday, KwaZulu-Natal police have said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Poor Electricity Supply May Persist As Discos Reject 1000MW Daily

[Guardian] It may take a longer time for the country to overcome its electricity supply challenges as the distribution companies (Discos) reject generated energy from power plants.

[Guardian] It may take a longer time for the country to overcome its electricity supply challenges as the distribution companies (Discos) reject generated energy from power plants.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Stockbrokers Canvass Easier Access to Asem Board for SMEs

[Guardian] Capital market stakeholders have urged regulators to make the listing requirements for accessing the Alternative Securities Market (ASeM) less stringent to attract more small and medium enterprises (SMEs) participation on the platform, and g…

[Guardian] Capital market stakeholders have urged regulators to make the listing requirements for accessing the Alternative Securities Market (ASeM) less stringent to attract more small and medium enterprises (SMEs) participation on the platform, and grow the primary market segment of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Restructuring Will Right the Wrongs in Nigeria, Says Igbinedion

[Guardian] Benin -The demand for the restructuring of the Nigerian federation, which has gradually taken on a global dimension judging from the wide support it has garnered, got a fresh impetus of billionaire businessman and philanthropist, Chief Gabri…

[Guardian] Benin -The demand for the restructuring of the Nigerian federation, which has gradually taken on a global dimension judging from the wide support it has garnered, got a fresh impetus of billionaire businessman and philanthropist, Chief Gabriel Igbinedion, who however condemned the call for the creation of State Police.

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Lagos Begins Cleanup of Illegal Motor Parks, Bridges

[Guardian] Operatives of the Lagos State Task Force says it will commence the cleanup of illegal parks today and begin full operations against all motorists engaging in illegal commercial activities under the Ojuelegba and Ikeja bridges.

[Guardian] Operatives of the Lagos State Task Force says it will commence the cleanup of illegal parks today and begin full operations against all motorists engaging in illegal commercial activities under the Ojuelegba and Ikeja bridges.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Chibok Boy Run Over By Boko Haram Leaves for Surgery in Dubai

[Premium Times] The Dickens Sanomi Foundation kept its promise last month to a six years old boy, Ali Ahmadu, from Chibok village, Borno State, who was run over by Boko Haram terrorists when they invaded his village three years ago.

[Premium Times] The Dickens Sanomi Foundation kept its promise last month to a six years old boy, Ali Ahmadu, from Chibok village, Borno State, who was run over by Boko Haram terrorists when they invaded his village three years ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria