Ondo, Rivers, Bayelsa Paid Highest Motorcycle Fair in January – NBS

[Guardian] The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says residents of Ondo State, Rivers and Bayelsa paid the highest per drop fares to commercial motorcycles, popularly known as ‘Okada’, in January

[Guardian] The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says residents of Ondo State, Rivers and Bayelsa paid the highest per drop fares to commercial motorcycles, popularly known as 'Okada', in January

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ambode Directs Payment of Taxes, Levies Through Banks From March 1

[Guardian] Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Monday directed that all taxes and levies due to the state government should now be paid through the banks and online banking platforms from March 1.

[Guardian] Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Monday directed that all taxes and levies due to the state government should now be paid through the banks and online banking platforms from March 1.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Battle Over Mining Rights in Remote Eastern Cape Villages

[GroundUp] Resident Zenzele Gampe says a battle over mining the land has divided his community. “We are no longer the community we were and never will be the same. Now some people can’t even visit each other because we have become enemies.”

[GroundUp] Resident Zenzele Gampe says a battle over mining the land has divided his community. "We are no longer the community we were and never will be the same. Now some people can't even visit each other because we have become enemies."

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Plot for DP Ruto Running Mate Takes Shape

[Nation] Jubilee Party is toying with the option of picking its presidential running mate in the 2022 General Election via universal suffrage to tame fallouts that may be occasioned by boardroom negotiated arrangements.

[Nation] Jubilee Party is toying with the option of picking its presidential running mate in the 2022 General Election via universal suffrage to tame fallouts that may be occasioned by boardroom negotiated arrangements.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Community Invites Govt, Security to Flush Out Oil Thieves

[Vanguard] Ugboegungun community in Warri South West local government has decried activities of oil thieves in the area, appealing that security operatives and the federal government should take decisive steps to flush them out. Chairman of the community,

[Vanguard] Ugboegungun community in Warri South West local government has decried activities of oil thieves in the area, appealing that security operatives and the federal government should take decisive steps to flush them out. Chairman of the community,

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Ambode Pays Land Use Charge, As Lagos Abolishes Cash Payment in Revenue Collection

[Vanguard] Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday paid his Land Use Charge, with an announcement that the State Government will no longer accept cash payment in revenue collection effective from March 1, 2018.

[Vanguard] Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday paid his Land Use Charge, with an announcement that the State Government will no longer accept cash payment in revenue collection effective from March 1, 2018.

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Adeosun Woos Global Bodies in the Fight Against Foreign Corrupt Practices

[Vanguard] The Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, has urged global bodies like the World Bank to help curb foreign corrupt practices by multinational corporations in Nigeria and other developing countries.

[Vanguard] The Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, has urged global bodies like the World Bank to help curb foreign corrupt practices by multinational corporations in Nigeria and other developing countries.

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