Okowa – How Contractor Messed Up Asaba Airport Project

[This Day] Asaba -Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State has finally opened up on the underlying factors behind the stalling of work on the remolding of the Asaba Airport, saying the contractor handling the project messed up the job by performing far be…

[This Day] Asaba -Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State has finally opened up on the underlying factors behind the stalling of work on the remolding of the Asaba Airport, saying the contractor handling the project messed up the job by performing far below par particularly regarding the pace of work.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Sultan to FIRS Boss – Redouble Efforts to Convince Nigerians to Pay Tax

[This Day] Sokoto -Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar, on Monday challenged the Joint Tax Board to redouble efforts to convince Nigerians on the need to pay tax and the tangible benefits inherit in it.

[This Day] Sokoto -Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Sa'ad Abubakar, on Monday challenged the Joint Tax Board to redouble efforts to convince Nigerians on the need to pay tax and the tangible benefits inherit in it.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

I Will Not Compromise Peace, Security – Abaji Chairman

[Daily Trust] The Chairman of Abaji Area Council, Alhaji Abdulrahman Ajiya, has said that peace and security are what his administration cannot afford to compromise for whatever gains.

[Daily Trust] The Chairman of Abaji Area Council, Alhaji Abdulrahman Ajiya, has said that peace and security are what his administration cannot afford to compromise for whatever gains.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Police, Others Stop Protest Against Okorocha’s Government in Owerri

[Guardian] Owerri and Abuja -A combined team of police, army and the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has stopped a protest against the Rochas Okorocha administration in Imo State.The protest, tagged ‘Occupy Owerri’, which is expected t…

[Guardian] Owerri and Abuja -A combined team of police, army and the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has stopped a protest against the Rochas Okorocha administration in Imo State.The protest, tagged 'Occupy Owerri', which is expected to last for one week, was called by Imo People's Action for Democracy (IPAD) against what they called "bad governance."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Refugee Children to Benefit From ‘Africa Dream Soccer Tour’

[New Times] Honda Estilo Corp. will hold an “Africa Dream Soccer Tour” in three countries in Africa through its subsidiary, Soltilo Kenya Ltd under the theme, “Teaching soccer to African refugees and disadvantaged children to support their future caree…

[New Times] Honda Estilo Corp. will hold an "Africa Dream Soccer Tour" in three countries in Africa through its subsidiary, Soltilo Kenya Ltd under the theme, "Teaching soccer to African refugees and disadvantaged children to support their future careers."

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Actionaid Wants AU to Sanction Libya Over Slave Trade Allegations

[Guardian] Abuja -Piqued at the reports on the sale of some African citizens as slaves in Libya, ActionAid International has called on the African Union (AU) to suspend the country until all captive and bonded persons are released.

[Guardian] Abuja -Piqued at the reports on the sale of some African citizens as slaves in Libya, ActionAid International has called on the African Union (AU) to suspend the country until all captive and bonded persons are released.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Action Aid Hands Over K97 Million Katete CDSS in Ntchisi

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Boys and girls in the area of traditional Authorities Kasakula and Kachikho in Ntchisi District can now look forward to a bright future after Action Aid officially handed over a newly constructed Katete Community Day Seco…

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Boys and girls in the area of traditional Authorities Kasakula and Kachikho in Ntchisi District can now look forward to a bright future after Action Aid officially handed over a newly constructed Katete Community Day Secondary School on Saturday which they funded at a cost of K97.4miilion.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi