Prompted By Lagos Govt. Lawyer, Judge Orders Journalists Out of Court

[Premium Times] A judge of the Lagos Division of the Lagos State High Court Friday ordered journalists out of the courtroom during the hearing of a suit filed against the Lagos State Government and five others by the Incorporated Trustees, Association …

[Premium Times] A judge of the Lagos Division of the Lagos State High Court Friday ordered journalists out of the courtroom during the hearing of a suit filed against the Lagos State Government and five others by the Incorporated Trustees, Association of Waste Managers of Nigeria, otherwise known as Private Sector Participation operators of wastes.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ethnic Agitation – Military Gives Nigerians Code to Report Threats, Emergencies

[Premium Times] The Defence Headquarters on Friday assured Nigerians that their lives and property are safe and secured wherever they choose to reside in the nation.

[Premium Times] The Defence Headquarters on Friday assured Nigerians that their lives and property are safe and secured wherever they choose to reside in the nation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Recruitment of 7,500 Tax Officers – Nigerian Govt. Begins Training of Pilot Set

[Premium Times] The Nigerian government says it has commenced training of unemployed graduates recruited as Community Tax Liaison Officers to boost tax revenue generation.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian government says it has commenced training of unemployed graduates recruited as Community Tax Liaison Officers to boost tax revenue generation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Why I Played Strong Sex Scenes in My Latest Film – Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde

[Premium Times] Leading actress, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, has returned to Nollywood. After a three-year hiatus, the 39-year-old is lined up to debut “Alter Ego” alongside Wole Ojo and Jide Kosoko.

[Premium Times] Leading actress, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, has returned to Nollywood. After a three-year hiatus, the 39-year-old is lined up to debut "Alter Ego" alongside Wole Ojo and Jide Kosoko.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

President Kenyatta’s Administration Has Extended Relief to Farmers

[Kenya Presidency] President Uhuru Kenyatta’s administration has extended unprecedented support to farmers over the past few years, in actions seen as transformational by stakeholders.

[Kenya Presidency] President Uhuru Kenyatta's administration has extended unprecedented support to farmers over the past few years, in actions seen as transformational by stakeholders.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ray of Hope for Knysna’s Fynbos

[News24Wire] The catastrophic fire in Knysna and surrounds has given the fynbos and vegetation in the area an opportunity for a fresh start, with SANParks even making free indigenous trees available for affected homeowners in the scarred landscape.

[News24Wire] The catastrophic fire in Knysna and surrounds has given the fynbos and vegetation in the area an opportunity for a fresh start, with SANParks even making free indigenous trees available for affected homeowners in the scarred landscape.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Donors Pledge U.S.$352 Million for Refugees

[Deutsche Welle] UN chief Antonio Guterres on Friday appealed to the international community to assist Uganda in dealing with a surging refugee influx from South Sudan. Donor pledges have fallen way below the target.

[Deutsche Welle] UN chief Antonio Guterres on Friday appealed to the international community to assist Uganda in dealing with a surging refugee influx from South Sudan. Donor pledges have fallen way below the target.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Former Botswana President Ketumile Masire Dies

[Deutsche Welle] Botswana’s former leader Ketumile Masire has died. He played a key role in spearheading the country’s economic growth and brokering a peace deal in Mozambique between the opposition party Renamo and the government.

[Deutsche Welle] Botswana's former leader Ketumile Masire has died. He played a key role in spearheading the country's economic growth and brokering a peace deal in Mozambique between the opposition party Renamo and the government.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

ICPC Has Power to Investigate Any Person – Court

[Vanguard] A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, yesterday, affirmed the powers of the Independent Corrupt Practices Commission, ICPC, to investigate allegations of corrupt practices made against any person or authority in Nigeria, even if the allegat…

[Vanguard] A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, yesterday, affirmed the powers of the Independent Corrupt Practices Commission, ICPC, to investigate allegations of corrupt practices made against any person or authority in Nigeria, even if the allegations arose in civil disputes.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria