Nigeria to Begin Yam Exports Within the Next 5 Months

[Guardian] Prof. Simon Irtwange, National Chairman, Engineering Personnel and Citizens Civil Rights Development Initiative, says Nigeria will start exporting yam to other countries within the next five months.

[Guardian] Prof. Simon Irtwange, National Chairman, Engineering Personnel and Citizens Civil Rights Development Initiative, says Nigeria will start exporting yam to other countries within the next five months.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Buhari’s Vacation – the Hurdles to Curbing Medical Tourism

[This Day] While President Muhammadu Buhari’s government has tried to curb medical tourism by discouraging its officials from accessing healthcare abroad, his own trip to London for medical reasons has undermined Nigeria’s healthcare system.

[This Day] While President Muhammadu Buhari's government has tried to curb medical tourism by discouraging its officials from accessing healthcare abroad, his own trip to London for medical reasons has undermined Nigeria's healthcare system.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Says Deportees From Mozambique are Safe

[Daily News] Foreign Affairs and East African Cooperation Minister, Ambassador Augustine Mahiga said yesterday that the ministry is closely watching Tanzanians currently deported from Mozambique to ensure that they are safe.

[Daily News] Foreign Affairs and East African Cooperation Minister, Ambassador Augustine Mahiga said yesterday that the ministry is closely watching Tanzanians currently deported from Mozambique to ensure that they are safe.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Tonto Dikeh’s Estranged Hubby Signs Singer, Praiz

[Vanguard] Despite the crisis rocking his marriage, Tonto Dikeh’s estranged hubby, Olakunle Churchill, shocked many critics, Tuesday, when he unveiled popular singer, Praiz Adejo, as one of his foundation, Big Church Foundation, ambassadors for the 201…

[Vanguard] Despite the crisis rocking his marriage, Tonto Dikeh's estranged hubby, Olakunle Churchill, shocked many critics, Tuesday, when he unveiled popular singer, Praiz Adejo, as one of his foundation, Big Church Foundation, ambassadors for the 2017 project year.The signing of the deal was done at the Ikoyi, Lagos boardroom of the foundation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

No Padding in 2017 Budget – DG, Budget Office

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Director-General of Budget Office, Mr. Ben Akabueze, has explained that repetitions of items in the 2017 budget were due to non-funding of such items in previous appropriations.

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Director-General of Budget Office, Mr. Ben Akabueze, has explained that repetitions of items in the 2017 budget were due to non-funding of such items in previous appropriations.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Con Men Cheat Masaka Farmers

[Monitor] Masaka -Fraudsters are taking advantage of an outbreak of swine fever in Masaka District to hoodwink unsuspecting farmers in the area, veterinary experts have warned.

[Monitor] Masaka -Fraudsters are taking advantage of an outbreak of swine fever in Masaka District to hoodwink unsuspecting farmers in the area, veterinary experts have warned.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

New Chief of Firm That Will Construct Bugesera Airport Has Work Cut Out

[New Times] The Aviation, Travel and Logistics Limited (ATL Ltd) has its work cut out for the next two years as the new chief executive takes office and construction works of Bugesera International Airport kicks off.

[New Times] The Aviation, Travel and Logistics Limited (ATL Ltd) has its work cut out for the next two years as the new chief executive takes office and construction works of Bugesera International Airport kicks off.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda