Nigerians Should Trust Buhari With $1 Billion to Fight Boko Haram – Governor

[Premium Times] The Governor of Katsina State, Aminu Masari, has said that the controversy generated over the decision of Nigeria’s 36 governors to allow the federal government use $1 billion from the Excess Crude Account to fight Boko Haram insurgency…

[Premium Times] The Governor of Katsina State, Aminu Masari, has said that the controversy generated over the decision of Nigeria's 36 governors to allow the federal government use $1 billion from the Excess Crude Account to fight Boko Haram insurgency is unnecessary.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Official House for Chairperson of Assembly “illegal”

[AIM] Maputo -The opposition Mozambique Democratic Movement (MDM) has denounced as “illegal” plans to spend 55 million meticais (about 917,000 US dollars) to acquire a house for the chairperson of the Maputo Municipal Assembly.

[AIM] Maputo -The opposition Mozambique Democratic Movement (MDM) has denounced as "illegal" plans to spend 55 million meticais (about 917,000 US dollars) to acquire a house for the chairperson of the Maputo Municipal Assembly.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Fresh Crisis Hits PDP As Adedoja Wants Secondus Removed

[Vanguard] The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, was yesterday headed for a fresh crisis following a court action instituted by Prof. Taoheed Adedoja, one of the chairmanship aspirants at the recent national convention of the party seeking to nullify the …

[Vanguard] The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, was yesterday headed for a fresh crisis following a court action instituted by Prof. Taoheed Adedoja, one of the chairmanship aspirants at the recent national convention of the party seeking to nullify the election of Prince Uche Secondus as the new national chairman.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Answering Uganda’s Fuel Reserve Question

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -With the current expansion of Uganda’s industry and manufacturing, transport, and services sectors in addition to a rapidly growing population,which are key consumers of petroleum products, one key question to ask those…

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -With the current expansion of Uganda's industry and manufacturing, transport, and services sectors in addition to a rapidly growing population,which are key consumers of petroleum products, one key question to ask those in charge is; Is Uganda finally moving towards a fuel-secure destination?

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Nigeria Must Tap Under Ocean Resources – Peterside

[Vanguard] Director-General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has said that for Nigeria to harness the opportunities from the Blue Economy, it must tap the resources hidden under the sea.

[Vanguard] Director-General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has said that for Nigeria to harness the opportunities from the Blue Economy, it must tap the resources hidden under the sea.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mercury Phase Out – Minister Lauds NGO’s Commitment, Calls for National Policy

[Vanguard] Minister of Environment, Ibrahim Jubril, has lauded the efforts and commitment by Sustainable Research and Action for Environmental Development, SRADev Nigeria, a non-governmental organisation, towards complete phase out of mercury in produc…

[Vanguard] Minister of Environment, Ibrahim Jubril, has lauded the efforts and commitment by Sustainable Research and Action for Environmental Development, SRADev Nigeria, a non-governmental organisation, towards complete phase out of mercury in products to ensure a safe environment across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nyusi Calls for Calm and Patience

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi has called for calm and patience among Mozambicans, while they wait for results from the dialogue under way between himself and Afonso Dhlakama, leader of the Renamo rebels, intended to establish a defini…

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi has called for calm and patience among Mozambicans, while they wait for results from the dialogue under way between himself and Afonso Dhlakama, leader of the Renamo rebels, intended to establish a definitive peace.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Assembly Fails to Elect Ombudsman

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican parliament, the Assembly of the Republic, on Monday postponed the election of a new ombudsman into next year since there was no consensus on a replacement for the incumbent, Jose Abudo, whose five year term of office expire…

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican parliament, the Assembly of the Republic, on Monday postponed the election of a new ombudsman into next year since there was no consensus on a replacement for the incumbent, Jose Abudo, whose five year term of office expired in May.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Nigeria’s Petroleum Fiscal Terms Weak, Discouraging Investments – Report

[Vanguard] Lagos -THE fiscal terms of the Nigerian petroleum industry is weak, inflexible and unattractive to investors, according to a report by the Nigerian Natural Resource Charter, NNRC.

[Vanguard] Lagos -THE fiscal terms of the Nigerian petroleum industry is weak, inflexible and unattractive to investors, according to a report by the Nigerian Natural Resource Charter, NNRC.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Age Limit – Battle Moves From Article 102(b) to Rule 201(b)

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Debate on the Constitution Amendment Bill (No2) of 2017 kicked off Monday evening and continues this morning after a dramatic day in which several MPs were thrown out of the house and Parliament’s Rule 201b was suspended.

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Debate on the Constitution Amendment Bill (No2) of 2017 kicked off Monday evening and continues this morning after a dramatic day in which several MPs were thrown out of the house and Parliament's Rule 201b was suspended.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda