Pres Leads Delegation to CHOGM in London

[Ghanaian Times] President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo left the country last Saturday to attend the 25th Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) which begins today in London, United Kingdom.

[Ghanaian Times] President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo left the country last Saturday to attend the 25th Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) which begins today in London, United Kingdom.

Debate Over PMB’s Re-Election Bid Unnecessary – Olanipekun

[Leadership] Former President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Chief Wole Olanoipekun (SAN) has said the raging debate over President Muhammadu Buhari’s reelection bid was unnecessary, saying the president has the constitutional right to seek ree…

[Leadership] Former President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Chief Wole Olanoipekun (SAN) has said the raging debate over President Muhammadu Buhari's reelection bid was unnecessary, saying the president has the constitutional right to seek reelection.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

BudgIT Alleges Lack of Transparency, Accountability for N1.4 Trillion Subsidy

[Guardian] BudgIT has expressed dismay at the lack of accountability and transparency by the Federal Government and the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) on the amount so far spent on subsidy in 2016, 2017 and the first quarter of 2018.

[Guardian] BudgIT has expressed dismay at the lack of accountability and transparency by the Federal Government and the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) on the amount so far spent on subsidy in 2016, 2017 and the first quarter of 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Northern Leaders Must Change the Narrative

[Leadership] Last week I was shocked and saddened when I read a news report that only 28 candidates have registered for the common entrance exams for Unity schools in Zamfara. The report further showed three states with the highest registration so far….

[Leadership] Last week I was shocked and saddened when I read a news report that only 28 candidates have registered for the common entrance exams for Unity schools in Zamfara. The report further showed three states with the highest registration so far. Among the three states, Lagos has 24,465 candidates, Federal Capital Territory, Abuja 7,699 and Rivers State 4,810 respectively.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Oba of Benin Lauded for Financial Assistance to Libya Returnees

[Guardian] Benin City -The Oba of Benin, Oba Ewuare II, has been commended for giving succour to some Nigerian returnees from Libya who will receive three months allowance from the Oba Ewuare II Foundation.

[Guardian] Benin City -The Oba of Benin, Oba Ewuare II, has been commended for giving succour to some Nigerian returnees from Libya who will receive three months allowance from the Oba Ewuare II Foundation.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Babangida Pledges Support for Northern Stakeholders’ Assembly

[Leadership] Former military president, Gen. Ibrahim Babangida, has lauded the Northern Leaders Stakeholders Assembly (NLSA) for ensuring the advancement of the country and pledged his support for the assembly.

[Leadership] Former military president, Gen. Ibrahim Babangida, has lauded the Northern Leaders Stakeholders Assembly (NLSA) for ensuring the advancement of the country and pledged his support for the assembly.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt to Build a New Ghana Anchored On Technology–Dr Bawumia

[Ghana Govt.] President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s vision of a Ghana beyond aid is firmly anchored on the innovative ideas of her citizens, home or abroad, to harness with technology, the country’s resources for accelerated development.

[Ghana Govt.] President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo's vision of a Ghana beyond aid is firmly anchored on the innovative ideas of her citizens, home or abroad, to harness with technology, the country's resources for accelerated development.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

NCCE Intensifies Tax Education in Builsa North District

[Ghana Govt.] The Builsa North District office of the National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) has completed its second phase of public education campaigns on tax compliance.

[Ghana Govt.] The Builsa North District office of the National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) has completed its second phase of public education campaigns on tax compliance.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana