Senator Nwaoboshi Remanded in Prison Over Alleged Money Laundering

[Vanguard] Justice Mohammed Idris of a Federal High Court in Lagos Wednesday remanded Senator Perter Nwaoboshi in Ikoyi prisons custody pending the hearing of his bail application.

[Vanguard] Justice Mohammed Idris of a Federal High Court in Lagos Wednesday remanded Senator Perter Nwaoboshi in Ikoyi prisons custody pending the hearing of his bail application.

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Court Nullifies National Assembly’s Amendment of Electoral Act

[Premium Times] An Abuja Division of the Federal High Court has nullified the amendment of Section 25 of the Electoral Act, which was passed in February by the National Assembly.

[Premium Times] An Abuja Division of the Federal High Court has nullified the amendment of Section 25 of the Electoral Act, which was passed in February by the National Assembly.

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Golden Rule – Can It Be a Solution?

[Ethiopian Herald] Three days ago, Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed (PhD) conducted discussions on current circumstances with residents at Bahir Dar, the capital city of the Amhara State in northern Ethiopia. During the discussion, one of the religious father…

[Ethiopian Herald] Three days ago, Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed (PhD) conducted discussions on current circumstances with residents at Bahir Dar, the capital city of the Amhara State in northern Ethiopia. During the discussion, one of the religious fathers said, "The main cause of our today's problems is a deep-rooted selfishness. We are in big trouble because of moral failure as well."

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Premier’s Visits Expedite National Consensus Usher a New Era of Peace,Stability

[Ethiopian Herald] Following his recent approval as Prime Minister of Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia (FDRE),Dr Abiy Ahmed has been paying visits to the states that had been experiencing wave of unrest directly or indirectly. What is the new pr…

[Ethiopian Herald] Following his recent approval as Prime Minister of Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia (FDRE),Dr Abiy Ahmed has been paying visits to the states that had been experiencing wave of unrest directly or indirectly. What is the new premier trying to achieve in doing so?

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Self-Expression Applies to Hotels Too

[Addis Fortune] Hotels, restaurants, and lounges are key components of the Addis Abeba hospitality scene. Distinguishing the differences between establishments is becoming harder though. Walk into any hotel that is nearing completion and one is bound t…

[Addis Fortune] Hotels, restaurants, and lounges are key components of the Addis Abeba hospitality scene. Distinguishing the differences between establishments is becoming harder though. Walk into any hotel that is nearing completion and one is bound to see many similarities.

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High Population Growth Cheats Development Targets

[Addis Fortune] Africa’s rising population growth has been a vital topic for some time now, and Ethiopia is at the centre of it. Over the past decade, it has been booming, putting pressure on the ever-changing economic spectrum of Ethiopia. The economi…

[Addis Fortune] Africa's rising population growth has been a vital topic for some time now, and Ethiopia is at the centre of it. Over the past decade, it has been booming, putting pressure on the ever-changing economic spectrum of Ethiopia. The economic growth has not kept pace with the population growth. The consequence has been unfulfilled societal demands and an ever declining employment rate.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Adeosun Releases N120 Billion for Lawmakers’ Self-Enrichment Projects

[Premium Times] As the release of the N9billion allocated for cancer machines that could check the deaths of 10,000 Nigerians annually suffers delay without explanation, the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, has so far released N120 billion for pet pr…

[Premium Times] As the release of the N9billion allocated for cancer machines that could check the deaths of 10,000 Nigerians annually suffers delay without explanation, the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, has so far released N120 billion for pet projects by lawmakers at the National Assembly, PREMIUM TIMES can authoritatively report today.

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EU Endows 33m Br to Green Manufacturing

[Addis Fortune] The European Union (EU) under the SWITCH Africa Green initiative funded 33 million Br to the Green Ethiopia Manufacturing (GEM) project. The project aimed at supporting Ethiopian Micro & Small-scale enterprises in adopting sustainable consumption and production practices.

[Addis Fortune] The European Union (EU) under the SWITCH Africa Green initiative funded 33 million Br to the Green Ethiopia Manufacturing (GEM) project. The project aimed at supporting Ethiopian Micro & Small-scale enterprises in adopting sustainable consumption and production practices.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Buhari Explains to Senate Why He Ordered Withdrawal of $462 Million Without Approval

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari has said that he gave approval for withdrawal of $462 million from the Excess Crude Account (ECA) because he believed the National Assembly would have no objection to his action.

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari has said that he gave approval for withdrawal of $462 million from the Excess Crude Account (ECA) because he believed the National Assembly would have no objection to his action.

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Forex Crunch Issue of Policy, Not Policing

[Addis Fortune] Abiy Ahmed’s meeting with leaders and members of the private sector earlier last week showed where his priorities lay. The fourth public appearance since parliament confirmed him as a Prime Minister, his dinner at the Sheraton with no l…

[Addis Fortune] Abiy Ahmed's meeting with leaders and members of the private sector earlier last week showed where his priorities lay. The fourth public appearance since parliament confirmed him as a Prime Minister, his dinner at the Sheraton with no less than 300 businesswomen and men demonstrated his commitment to fixing what ails the national economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia