Why Court Rejected Bid to Stall Bala Mohammed Bail Application

[Vanguard] Abuja -The High Court of the Federal Capital Territory sitting in the Gudu District, Abuja yesterday, May 10, 2017) turned down an attempt by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to stall the bail application of the former min…

[Vanguard] Abuja -The High Court of the Federal Capital Territory sitting in the Gudu District, Abuja yesterday, May 10, 2017) turned down an attempt by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to stall the bail application of the former minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Senator Bala Mohammed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

The Rise and Rise of Johan Cruyff-Inspired Mike Mutebi

[Nation] Kampala, Uganda -When Mike Mutebi is not thinking football, his mind is on Johan Cruyff’s work. Yet, how can you think Johan Cruyff when you are not thinking football?

[Nation] Kampala, Uganda -When Mike Mutebi is not thinking football, his mind is on Johan Cruyff's work. Yet, how can you think Johan Cruyff when you are not thinking football?

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Chinese Firm Helps Kigali Build Vision City to Tackle Housing Challenges

[Focac] Located on one of the hills at “The Land of a Thousand hills,” the Vision City project is part of the Rwandan government’s efforts to solve housing challenges in the capital city Kigali.

[Focac] Located on one of the hills at "The Land of a Thousand hills," the Vision City project is part of the Rwandan government's efforts to solve housing challenges in the capital city Kigali.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Again, Oil Prices Hit Over $50 Per Barrel

[Vanguard] Nigeria’s Bonny Light and other crude oil grades have risen from $49 per barrel to over $50 per barrel in the global market following a significant drop in the inventories of United States yesterday.

[Vanguard] Nigeria's Bonny Light and other crude oil grades have risen from $49 per barrel to over $50 per barrel in the global market following a significant drop in the inventories of United States yesterday.

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Sheikh Foresees ‘Humanitarian Disaster’ As Thirst Grips North Darfur Camp

[Radio Dabanga] Sortony -Sortony camp for the displaced in Kabkabiya, North Darfur, is heading for a ‘humanitarian disaster’ unless a solution is found for the water crisis that has lasted more than two months.

[Radio Dabanga] Sortony -Sortony camp for the displaced in Kabkabiya, North Darfur, is heading for a 'humanitarian disaster' unless a solution is found for the water crisis that has lasted more than two months.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Swaraddhab Appeals to Sudanese People to Extend Support to People of South Sudan

[SNA] Khartoum -The Head of the Higher Committee for Supporting Refuges from the State of South Sudan, Field Marshal, Abdul Rahman Swaraddahab has urged the Sudanese people to extend support to their brothers, the sons of the State of South Sudan for t…

[SNA] Khartoum -The Head of the Higher Committee for Supporting Refuges from the State of South Sudan, Field Marshal, Abdul Rahman Swaraddahab has urged the Sudanese people to extend support to their brothers, the sons of the State of South Sudan for the sisterly relations linking the people of the two countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

‘Litany of Human Rights Abuses’ in South Kordofan, Blue Nile States

[Radio Dabanga] Kampala -In their annual report for 2016 on the human rights situation in South Kordofan and Blue Nile States, the Human Rights and Development Organisation (HUDO*) lists a litany of individual incidents and structural abuses that conti…

[Radio Dabanga] Kampala -In their annual report for 2016 on the human rights situation in South Kordofan and Blue Nile States, the Human Rights and Development Organisation (HUDO*) lists a litany of individual incidents and structural abuses that continue to plague the Two Areas.

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Why Ex-NNPC Boss, Andrew Yakubu Lost Bid to Retrieve Forfeited $9.8m

[Vanguard] A Federal High Court in Kano has dismissed the application filed by a former Managing Director of the state oil firm, NNPC, Andrew Yakubu, seeking to quash an interim order of forfeiture secured by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission.

[Vanguard] A Federal High Court in Kano has dismissed the application filed by a former Managing Director of the state oil firm, NNPC, Andrew Yakubu, seeking to quash an interim order of forfeiture secured by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission.

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2017 Budget – N143 Billion Increase for Roads – Reps

[Vanguard] Indications emerged, yesterday, that Senate and the House of Representatives may today consider and pass the report of the N7,441,175,486,758 Appropriation Bill laid before both chambers last Tuesday .

[Vanguard] Indications emerged, yesterday, that Senate and the House of Representatives may today consider and pass the report of the N7,441,175,486,758 Appropriation Bill laid before both chambers last Tuesday .

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President Al-Bashir Affirms Government Keenness to Provide Services and to Stablish Roads

[SNA] Um-Ushara, North Kordofan -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, has affirmed the state keenness to provide services for the citizens and to link all parts of Sudan with roads and communications.

[SNA] Um-Ushara, North Kordofan -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, has affirmed the state keenness to provide services for the citizens and to link all parts of Sudan with roads and communications.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan