‘With Right Policies, Technology Can Take Nigeria Out of Recession’

[Guardian] Juliet Ehimuan-Chiazor is the Country Manager, Google Nigeria. In this interview with Adeyemi Adepetun, she bares her mind on industry issues, with advice to government to see the ICT sector as priority with opportunities to take Nigeria out…

[Guardian] Juliet Ehimuan-Chiazor is the Country Manager, Google Nigeria. In this interview with Adeyemi Adepetun, she bares her mind on industry issues, with advice to government to see the ICT sector as priority with opportunities to take Nigeria out of the woods. She equally spoke on the recent feat achieved by Google, in which the search engine giant recently trained one million people across Africa, with 500, 000 coming from Nigeria. Excerpts..

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Millions Staring At Death Due to Starvation, Ethuro Tells World Leaders

[Nation] Senate Speaker Ekwee Ethuro on Monday led MPs from around the world in asking developed countries to help alleviate the suffering of millions in Kenya, South Sudan, Somalia, Ethiopia, Djibouti and Uganda due to famine and drought.

[Nation] Senate Speaker Ekwee Ethuro on Monday led MPs from around the world in asking developed countries to help alleviate the suffering of millions in Kenya, South Sudan, Somalia, Ethiopia, Djibouti and Uganda due to famine and drought.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Nigeria Set to Boost Oil Production As Agip Begins U.S.$13.5 Billion Project

[Guardian] Abuja -Nigeria is set to boost her daily production of crude oil as the Nigerian Agip Exploration Limited (NAE) begins work on Zabazaba deep water project that is expected to gulp $13.5 billion. The oil giant will begin to receive commercial…

[Guardian] Abuja -Nigeria is set to boost her daily production of crude oil as the Nigerian Agip Exploration Limited (NAE) begins work on Zabazaba deep water project that is expected to gulp $13.5 billion. The oil giant will begin to receive commercial proposals for the project this month (April).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Police Continue to Monitor Tense Vuwani

[News24Wire] Some businesses and government service delivery points in Vuwani have been shut down again as residents relaunch their protest against the Municipal Demarcation Board (MDB).

[News24Wire] Some businesses and government service delivery points in Vuwani have been shut down again as residents relaunch their protest against the Municipal Demarcation Board (MDB).

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Imanyara Defends Move to Ditch ODM and Join Chap Chap

[Nation] Former Central Imenti MP Gitobu Imanyara has defended his decision to ditch ODM and join Maendeleo Chap Chap as he seeks to reclaim the parliamentary seat in the August elections.

[Nation] Former Central Imenti MP Gitobu Imanyara has defended his decision to ditch ODM and join Maendeleo Chap Chap as he seeks to reclaim the parliamentary seat in the August elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Cocaine Worth R3.1 Million Confiscated at Johannesburg Airport

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Cocaine worth R3.1 million was found hidden inside electrical components at the OR Tambo International Airport mail centre this week, said the South African Revenue Service (SARS).

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Cocaine worth R3.1 million was found hidden inside electrical components at the OR Tambo International Airport mail centre this week, said the South African Revenue Service (SARS).

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Reprieve for REA Boss As Court Stops His Dismissal

[Nation] Rural Electrification Authority (REA) Chief Executive Officer Ng’ang’a Munyu has been granted a reprieve after the court stopped the authority from sending him on terminal leave pending his retirement.

[Nation] Rural Electrification Authority (REA) Chief Executive Officer Ng'ang'a Munyu has been granted a reprieve after the court stopped the authority from sending him on terminal leave pending his retirement.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Nation Yearning for Govt that Serves Interests of the People – Deputy President

[News24Wire] Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has urged South Africans to remain hopeful and support those who are trying to make South Africa great again.

[News24Wire] Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has urged South Africans to remain hopeful and support those who are trying to make South Africa great again.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa