Southern Leaders Invite North to Re-Negotiate Nigeria

[Vanguard] Southern leaders yesterday invited their colleagues from the North to renegotiate Nigeria, saying the country was approaching a terminal crisis from which it cannot recover unless it is restructured along the paths of the 1963 Constitution.

[Vanguard] Southern leaders yesterday invited their colleagues from the North to renegotiate Nigeria, saying the country was approaching a terminal crisis from which it cannot recover unless it is restructured along the paths of the 1963 Constitution.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Why There’s Tension in N’Delta, Clark Tells Osinbajo

[Vanguard] Abuja -Convener and National Leader of the Pan Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF, Chief Edwin Clark, has explained that one of the major reasons for the recent tension in the Niger Delta region, was that every week, the people hear of allocations of…

[Vanguard] Abuja -Convener and National Leader of the Pan Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF, Chief Edwin Clark, has explained that one of the major reasons for the recent tension in the Niger Delta region, was that every week, the people hear of allocations of billions of naira, evidently from improved government earnings from oil, by the Federal Executive Council, FEC, to projects in other parts of the country with nothing given back to the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Applications Start for UK’s Prestigious Chevening Scholarships

[Nyasa Times] The Chevening Secretariat is accepting applications for UK Government scholarships to study in the UK in 2018/2019, the British High Commission in Lilongwe has announced.

[Nyasa Times] The Chevening Secretariat is accepting applications for UK Government scholarships to study in the UK in 2018/2019, the British High Commission in Lilongwe has announced.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Makamba Caught Off Guard in NEMC Saga

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Seven board members and four top officials of the National Environment Management Council (Nemc) have been reinstated, days after the Minister of State Vice President’s Office, Mr January Makamba, announced he had removed them …

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Seven board members and four top officials of the National Environment Management Council (Nemc) have been reinstated, days after the Minister of State Vice President's Office, Mr January Makamba, announced he had removed them from office.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Central Bank Slashes Rates Again to Boost Credit for Private Sector

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Bank of Tanzania (BoT) has once again cut its discount rate by three percentage points in a deliberate attempt to improve liquidity in commercial banks and spur growth of credit to the private sector.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Bank of Tanzania (BoT) has once again cut its discount rate by three percentage points in a deliberate attempt to improve liquidity in commercial banks and spur growth of credit to the private sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

As Senate Probes Revenue Leakages

[Leadership] The unrelenting media trial of the Senate ‘s Joint Committee on Customs , Excise and Tariff and Marine Transport Over its Investigation of alleged infraction by the Nigeria Ports Authority (NPA) reached an unprecedented low over the weekend.

[Leadership] The unrelenting media trial of the Senate 's Joint Committee on Customs , Excise and Tariff and Marine Transport Over its Investigation of alleged infraction by the Nigeria Ports Authority (NPA) reached an unprecedented low over the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

VP Faces Tough Time in Parliament Over Grace Mugabe Outbursts

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe’s main opposition lawmakers last week gave Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa a tough time in parliament when they sought assurance on the country’s governability following First Lady Grace Mugabe’s recent outburst against senior Z…

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe's main opposition lawmakers last week gave Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa a tough time in parliament when they sought assurance on the country's governability following First Lady Grace Mugabe's recent outburst against senior Zanu-PF and government officials, a report says.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Two Accused of 16-Year-Old’s Death Back in Court

[News24Wire] Two men accused of killing a 16-year-old boy in Coligny, North West, are expected to appear in the town’s magistrate’s court on Monday.The case was previously postponed to August 7 for the decision of the Director of Public Prosecutions on…

[News24Wire] Two men accused of killing a 16-year-old boy in Coligny, North West, are expected to appear in the town's magistrate's court on Monday.The case was previously postponed to August 7 for the decision of the Director of Public Prosecutions on whether to prosecute, or if the case should be transferred to a regional court or the high court.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa