Nama – Achieving Aircraft Landing At Zero Visibility

[Leadership] Recently, the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) made inroads in the area of proper and efficient management of navigational aids which has helped in no little measure to ease landing of aircraft in all the airports in the country….

[Leadership] Recently, the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) made inroads in the area of proper and efficient management of navigational aids which has helped in no little measure to ease landing of aircraft in all the airports in the country. ANTHONY AWUNOR, in this piece, looks at the performance of the agency in that regard.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Politicians Don’t Do Shame Very Well

[Democracy Works] In every government, there are those who prize the trappings of a ministerial position above their own integrity, who are intoxicated by power and loyal to leader and party no matter what.

[Democracy Works] In every government, there are those who prize the trappings of a ministerial position above their own integrity, who are intoxicated by power and loyal to leader and party no matter what.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Nigeria Condemns Mutiny in Cote d’ Ivoire

[Leadership] The Federal Government of Nigeria has wishes to condemned in strong terms the recent developments in Cote d’Ivoire in which a small fraction of the country’s Armed Forces mutinied against the Government.

[Leadership] The Federal Government of Nigeria has wishes to condemned in strong terms the recent developments in Cote d'Ivoire in which a small fraction of the country's Armed Forces mutinied against the Government.

source: AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire

Govt Urged to Declare Public Holiday in Honour of Chibok Girls

[Leadership] The national coordinator of the Emerging Leaders’ Forum, Alhaji Aminu Balele, has called on the Federal Government to declare a public holiday in honour of the 82 rescued Chibok schoolgirls.

[Leadership] The national coordinator of the Emerging Leaders' Forum, Alhaji Aminu Balele, has called on the Federal Government to declare a public holiday in honour of the 82 rescued Chibok schoolgirls.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Judge Frowns As SSS Again Fails to Produce Dasuki in Court for Corruption Trial

[Premium Times] For the second time in a week, the trial of Sambo Dasuki at a Federal Capital Territory, FCT High Court, Maitama, for an alleged N13.5 billion fraud, could not go on as expected, as the former National Security Adviser, NSA, was again a…

[Premium Times] For the second time in a week, the trial of Sambo Dasuki at a Federal Capital Territory, FCT High Court, Maitama, for an alleged N13.5 billion fraud, could not go on as expected, as the former National Security Adviser, NSA, was again absent in court on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

1.14 Million Candidates Sat for UTME in Four Days – JAMB

[Premium Times] Cleared Candidates for JAMB Unified Tertiary Matriculations Examination (UTME) Computer Based Text writing their examination at a centre in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State on Monday (15/5/17). 02556/15/5/2017/Anthony Okpu/EO/ICE/NAN

[Premium Times] Cleared Candidates for JAMB Unified Tertiary Matriculations Examination (UTME) Computer Based Text writing their examination at a centre in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State on Monday (15/5/17). 02556/15/5/2017/Anthony Okpu/EO/ICE/NAN

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

You Are Cleaning Lagos At Your Expense, Lagos Govt Tells PSP Operators

[Premium Times] The Lagos State government on Wednesday told private waste operators in the state (also known as Private Sector Participants, PSP operators) that their continued operation in the state is at their own expense.

[Premium Times] The Lagos State government on Wednesday told private waste operators in the state (also known as Private Sector Participants, PSP operators) that their continued operation in the state is at their own expense.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Corruption Trial of Supreme Court Justice Ngwuta Stalled

[Premium Times] The inability of the prosecution to produce exhibits to be used in the ongoing trial of Supreme Court judge, Sylvester Ngwuta, on Wednesday stalled the trial at the Federal High Court, Abuja.

[Premium Times] The inability of the prosecution to produce exhibits to be used in the ongoing trial of Supreme Court judge, Sylvester Ngwuta, on Wednesday stalled the trial at the Federal High Court, Abuja.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nation Needs More Action, Less Lip Service

[ISS] Drought, a lack of security and inclusive politics, unemployment and poverty, piracy and the terror group al-Shabaab continue to plague Somalia. And while there has been progress in addressing these challenges, it isn’t enough.

[ISS] Drought, a lack of security and inclusive politics, unemployment and poverty, piracy and the terror group al-Shabaab continue to plague Somalia. And while there has been progress in addressing these challenges, it isn't enough.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Why Rivers State Is Shutting Down 1,866 Schools – Commissioner

[Premium Times] The Rivers State Commissioner for Education, Kaniye Ebeku, has said that government’s decision to close down 1,866 schools was guided by its passion for qualitative education.

[Premium Times] The Rivers State Commissioner for Education, Kaniye Ebeku, has said that government's decision to close down 1,866 schools was guided by its passion for qualitative education.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria