Court Declares Free Primary, Junior Secondary Education an Enforceable Right

[Premium Times] A Federal High Court in Abuja presided by John Tsoho on Thursday declared that the every Nigerian child has the constitutional right to free and compulsory primary education, and free junior secondary education.

[Premium Times] A Federal High Court in Abuja presided by John Tsoho on Thursday declared that the every Nigerian child has the constitutional right to free and compulsory primary education, and free junior secondary education.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

No Money for Veterans Projects, Says Minister

[Monitor] Masaka -Government will not spend money on funding army veterans’ development projects before settling their pension and gratuity arrears, state minister in charge of Veterans’ Affairs Bright Rwamirama has said.

[Monitor] Masaka -Government will not spend money on funding army veterans' development projects before settling their pension and gratuity arrears, state minister in charge of Veterans' Affairs Bright Rwamirama has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Olisa Metuh’s Trial Stalled Again

[Premium Times] The trial of Olisa Metuh, a former spokesperson of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, was stalled again on Thursday in an FCT High Court, Maitama, due to another adjournment.

[Premium Times] The trial of Olisa Metuh, a former spokesperson of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, was stalled again on Thursday in an FCT High Court, Maitama, due to another adjournment.

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Kano Govt Signs Health Basket MOU With Gates, Dangote Foundations

[Premium Times] Kano State Government, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and Dangote Foundation, on Wednesday signed the Kano Health Basket Memorandum of Understanding, MoU, to boost health care interventions in the state.

[Premium Times] Kano State Government, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and Dangote Foundation, on Wednesday signed the Kano Health Basket Memorandum of Understanding, MoU, to boost health care interventions in the state.

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Moroccan King Calls President Buhari, Wishes Him Good Health

[Premium Times] King Mohammed VI of Morocco on Wednesday had a telephone conversation with President Muhammad Buhari in London, where the Nigerian president is on vacation.

[Premium Times] King Mohammed VI of Morocco on Wednesday had a telephone conversation with President Muhammad Buhari in London, where the Nigerian president is on vacation.

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What Became of Baguma Murder File?

[Monitor] Kampala -Six months after the High Court fixed the hearing date for the murder case against former Kampala Central police commander Aaron Baguma, the trial has not taken place.

[Monitor] Kampala -Six months after the High Court fixed the hearing date for the murder case against former Kampala Central police commander Aaron Baguma, the trial has not taken place.

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Malabu $1.1 Billion Scandal: EFCC Files Fresh Corruption Charges Against Shell, Eni, Adoke, Etete, Others

[Premium Times] Nigeria’s anti-graft agency, EFCC, has filed fresh corruption charges against two multinational oil firms, Shell and Eni, for their roles in the Malabu $1.1 billion scandal.

[Premium Times] Nigeria's anti-graft agency, EFCC, has filed fresh corruption charges against two multinational oil firms, Shell and Eni, for their roles in the Malabu $1.1 billion scandal.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria