I Briefed Buhari About NIA’s U.S.$289 Million Covert Projects – NSA Monguno

[Vanguard] National Security Adviser, Babagana Monguno, has said he informed President Muhammadu Buhari about the National Intelligence Agency, NIA’s covert operations that went awry with the discovery of over N13 billion in an apartment in Lagos last …

[Vanguard] National Security Adviser, Babagana Monguno, has said he informed President Muhammadu Buhari about the National Intelligence Agency, NIA's covert operations that went awry with the discovery of over N13 billion in an apartment in Lagos last month.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Muslim Women Call for Increase in Nigeria’s Health Budget

[Premium Times] The Federation of Muslim Women Association of Nigeria, FOMWAN, has called for an immediate increase in the national health budget. The association, a member of the Partnership for Advocacy in Child and Family Health (PACFaH) project, sa…

[Premium Times] The Federation of Muslim Women Association of Nigeria, FOMWAN, has called for an immediate increase in the national health budget. The association, a member of the Partnership for Advocacy in Child and Family Health (PACFaH) project, said that said the budget should not only be increased but should be released on time and used judiciously. The leader of the Abuja chapter of the association, Maryam Aliyu, who spoke on Sunday during an advocacy visit to the Ona of Abaji, Adamu Yunusa, said that an increase i

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Student Made to Remove Bra At Exam Centre for Security Check

[Premium Times] Authorities in the southern Indian state of Kerala Monday ordered a probe into allegations that an 18-year-old student was forced to remove her bra at an exam centre as part of stringent measures to stop cheating in a national-level med…

[Premium Times] Authorities in the southern Indian state of Kerala Monday ordered a probe into allegations that an 18-year-old student was forced to remove her bra at an exam centre as part of stringent measures to stop cheating in a national-level medical entrance examination.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Stop Police, Others From Searching My Homes, Wike Urges Court

[Vanguard] Rivers State governor, Mr Nyesom Wike, has asked a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja to restrain the Inspector-General of Police, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC and the Department of State Services, DSS, from searching …

[Vanguard] Rivers State governor, Mr Nyesom Wike, has asked a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja to restrain the Inspector-General of Police, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC and the Department of State Services, DSS, from searching his homes.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

90% of Nigeria’s Economy Run On Foreign Technology – Notap DG

[Daily Trust] The Director General of the National Office for Technology Acquisition and Promotion (NOTAP), Dr. DanAzumi Mohammed Ibrahim has said over 90% of the Nigerian economy are being run by foreign software.

[Daily Trust] The Director General of the National Office for Technology Acquisition and Promotion (NOTAP), Dr. DanAzumi Mohammed Ibrahim has said over 90% of the Nigerian economy are being run by foreign software.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Uhuru Calls for UN-Habitat Reforms to Address Urbanisation

[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta has underscored the need to reform the UN-Habitat to create smart towns and cities that are economically viable, socially livable, environmentally resilient and politically stable settlements.

[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta has underscored the need to reform the UN-Habitat to create smart towns and cities that are economically viable, socially livable, environmentally resilient and politically stable settlements.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya