Mobile Telephone Penetration Rate Rises to 74.5%

[New Times] Telecom firms recorded mixed fortunes last month with Tigo Rwanda experiencing a drop in subscribers following many months of gains, while Airtel and MTN user figures inched up.

[New Times] Telecom firms recorded mixed fortunes last month with Tigo Rwanda experiencing a drop in subscribers following many months of gains, while Airtel and MTN user figures inched up.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Federal Govt to Finance Capital Projects With Borrowed Funds, Says Adeosun

[Guardian] The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, may have declared that the country is broke as it cannot generate enough revenue to pay salaries of workers and still finance capital projects.

[Guardian] The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, may have declared that the country is broke as it cannot generate enough revenue to pay salaries of workers and still finance capital projects.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

UN Day – Nigeria, Others Tasked On Will to Overcome Global Challenges

[This Day] The UN Secretary-General António Guterres has called on people around the world to overcome their differences to address global challenges that go beyond national borders, in his first United Nations Day message.

[This Day] The UN Secretary-General António Guterres has called on people around the world to overcome their differences to address global challenges that go beyond national borders, in his first United Nations Day message.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria to Witness Surge in Air Travel By 2030

[This Day] The Director-General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Capt. Muhtar Usman has said that Nigeria is preparing the aviation sector to develop the capacity and infrastructure that will enable it accommodate the expected passenger…

[This Day] The Director-General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Capt. Muhtar Usman has said that Nigeria is preparing the aviation sector to develop the capacity and infrastructure that will enable it accommodate the expected passenger surge in the next 13 years.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Minister – Amity Awards Will Rebuild Confidence in Our Health System

[This Day] The Minister of States for Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire has said that Amity Awards, which recently honoured late Dr. Ameyo Stella Adadevoh, outstanding personalities, units and departments at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), will…

[This Day] The Minister of States for Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire has said that Amity Awards, which recently honoured late Dr. Ameyo Stella Adadevoh, outstanding personalities, units and departments at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), will help the country tackle medical tourism.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Maina’s Re-Instatement – Activists Demand Sack of Culprits

[Leadership] Abuja -Following the directive by President Muhammadu Buhari disengaging Mr. Abdulrasheed Maina from the federal civil service as a result of his embarrassing reinstatement, a coalition of civil rights lawyers under the auspices of Public …

[Leadership] Abuja -Following the directive by President Muhammadu Buhari disengaging Mr. Abdulrasheed Maina from the federal civil service as a result of his embarrassing reinstatement, a coalition of civil rights lawyers under the auspices of Public Interest Defenders (PID) has demanded the immediate sack of the government officials who masterminded Maina's return to public service without recourse to public interest.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Liberia Runoff – Sen Nnamani Decries Proliferation of Parties in Nigeria

[Leadership] Abuja -Following the stand-off in presidential election in Liberia, former senate president, Sen Ken Nnamani, Wednesday decried the proliferation of political parties in Nigeria. He stressed that ahead of future polls, Nigeria needs two or…

[Leadership] Abuja -Following the stand-off in presidential election in Liberia, former senate president, Sen Ken Nnamani, Wednesday decried the proliferation of political parties in Nigeria. He stressed that ahead of future polls, Nigeria needs two or three strong political parties.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

46 Years After, Monkeypox Still a Challenge in Nigeria

[This Day] Nigeria in 1971 and 1978 experienced its first and second outbreak of the Monkeypox virus. But 46 years after, the country is yet to show capacity for its diagnosis, not to mention finding a cure for the virus.

[This Day] Nigeria in 1971 and 1978 experienced its first and second outbreak of the Monkeypox virus. But 46 years after, the country is yet to show capacity for its diagnosis, not to mention finding a cure for the virus.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Disaster Looms in Nigeria – Govt

[Daily Trust] Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has raised the alarm that with the way corruption is being perpetrated in Nigeria, the three arms of government must collaborate “to rescue our nation from looming disaster.”

[Daily Trust] Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has raised the alarm that with the way corruption is being perpetrated in Nigeria, the three arms of government must collaborate "to rescue our nation from looming disaster."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria