Charlyboy Leads Protest to NNPC Headquarters Over Lingering Fuel Scarcity

[Premium Times] Charles Oputa, a.k.a Charlyboy, on Wednesday led the ‘Our Mumu Don Do’ group, on a peaceful protest to the headquarters of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) over lingering fuel scarcity across the country.

[Premium Times] Charles Oputa, a.k.a Charlyboy, on Wednesday led the 'Our Mumu Don Do' group, on a peaceful protest to the headquarters of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) over lingering fuel scarcity across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Opposition Lays Complaint Against Finance Minister for ‘Lying Under Oath’

[News24Wire] The Democratic Alliance on Wednesday laid a formal complaint with Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane, requesting her to probe Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba for allegedly lying under oath during court proceedings and violating the Constit…

[News24Wire] The Democratic Alliance on Wednesday laid a formal complaint with Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane, requesting her to probe Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba for allegedly lying under oath during court proceedings and violating the Constitution during his tenure as minister of home affairs.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Monkeys ‘Eat’ U.S.$194,000 Belonging To Northern Senators

[Vanguard] While Nigerians are puzzled by the tale of a snake swallowing N36 million in Benue JAMB office, it has been alleged that monkeys have taken N70 million belonging to the Northern Senators Caucus.

[Vanguard] While Nigerians are puzzled by the tale of a snake swallowing N36 million in Benue JAMB office, it has been alleged that monkeys have taken N70 million belonging to the Northern Senators Caucus.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Anti-Graft Agency Grills Former Army Chief Ihejirika

[Premium Times] Anti-graft detectives at the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, are questioning Azubuike Ihejirika, a former Chief of Army Staff, over his alleged involvement in the $2.1 billion arms procurement scandal, sources at the com…

[Premium Times] Anti-graft detectives at the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, are questioning Azubuike Ihejirika, a former Chief of Army Staff, over his alleged involvement in the $2.1 billion arms procurement scandal, sources at the commission have informed PREMIUM TIMES.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Yobe School Attack – 30 Girls Yet to Be Accounted for – Police

[Premium Times] Three days after a suspected Boko Haram assault on a high school in Yobe State, the police are still trying to ascertain the whereabouts of 30 schoolgirls, officials told PREMIUM TIMES Wednesday.

[Premium Times] Three days after a suspected Boko Haram assault on a high school in Yobe State, the police are still trying to ascertain the whereabouts of 30 schoolgirls, officials told PREMIUM TIMES Wednesday.

Stop Tagging Ethnic Groups As Criminals, Sultan Pleads With Nigerians

[Premium Times] The Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar, has appealed to Nigerians to desist from tagging members of ethnic groups different from their own as criminals.

[Premium Times] The Sultan of Sokoto, Sa'ad Abubakar, has appealed to Nigerians to desist from tagging members of ethnic groups different from their own as criminals.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Cabinet Approves U.S.$6.7 Billion for Ibadan-Kaduna Rail Project

[Premium Times] The Federal Executive Council, FEC, has approved a memo presented by the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, for the construction of a rail line from Ibadan, Oyo State, to Kaduna.

[Premium Times] The Federal Executive Council, FEC, has approved a memo presented by the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, for the construction of a rail line from Ibadan, Oyo State, to Kaduna.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

KRA Bans Stripping of Containers Destined for Zanzibar

[Capital FM] Kenya -The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) has banned the stripping of cargo containers at the port of Mombasa before onward conveyance by dhows to various consignees in Zanzibar.

[Capital FM] Kenya -The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) has banned the stripping of cargo containers at the port of Mombasa before onward conveyance by dhows to various consignees in Zanzibar.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania