INEC Issues Fresh Timetable for Dino Melaye’s Recall

[Premium Times] The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, on Monday issued an amended timetable and schedule of activities regarding the recall of Dino Melaye, an All Progressives Congress senator representing Kogi West at the National Assem…

[Premium Times] The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, on Monday issued an amended timetable and schedule of activities regarding the recall of Dino Melaye, an All Progressives Congress senator representing Kogi West at the National Assembly.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tourism Sector Players Urged to Embrace Technology

[New Times] Alliy Mbwana is the founder and managing partner at Savannah Fund, an Africa focused Technology Venture Capital fund. The expert wants tourism and hospitality sector players to embrace ICT as a strategy to maximise on profits.

[New Times] Alliy Mbwana is the founder and managing partner at Savannah Fund, an Africa focused Technology Venture Capital fund. The expert wants tourism and hospitality sector players to embrace ICT as a strategy to maximise on profits.

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Military’s Declaration of IPOB As Terrorist Group ‘Likely Prelude to Violent Crackdown’

[Premium Times] A judicial advocacy group, Access to Justice, has frowned at the Nigerian military’s characterisation of the Indigenous People of Biafra as a terrorist organisation, saying the army had usurped the powers and responsibility of political…

[Premium Times] A judicial advocacy group, Access to Justice, has frowned at the Nigerian military's characterisation of the Indigenous People of Biafra as a terrorist organisation, saying the army had usurped the powers and responsibility of political branches of government.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

CJN Okays Special Courts, Judges to Try Alleged Looters

[Vanguard] Abuja -Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Walter Onnoghen, yesterday, directed all heads of courts in the country to compile and forward to the National Judicial Council, NJC, comprehensive lists of all corruption and financial crime cas…

[Vanguard] Abuja -Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Walter Onnoghen, yesterday, directed all heads of courts in the country to compile and forward to the National Judicial Council, NJC, comprehensive lists of all corruption and financial crime cases being handled by their various courts.

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Policemen Killed in Kalerwe ‘Were Doing Private Work’

[Daily Monitor] Kampala -Policemen killed during the robbery at Kalerwe, a business hub north of the city centre, had been privately contracted by a bakery firm to escort the transfer of its day’s cash collections.

[Daily Monitor] Kampala -Policemen killed during the robbery at Kalerwe, a business hub north of the city centre, had been privately contracted by a bakery firm to escort the transfer of its day's cash collections.

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CBN Gives Banks Four-Week Ultimatum to Open Fx Teller Points

[This Day] Piqued by the failure of the banks to comply with an earlier directive asking them to open teller points for retail foreign exchange (FX) transactions at various locations, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has issued a four-week deadline fo…

[This Day] Piqued by the failure of the banks to comply with an earlier directive asking them to open teller points for retail foreign exchange (FX) transactions at various locations, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has issued a four-week deadline for them to comply or face stiff sanctions.

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