2018 Budget – 5 Ministries to Spend N221m On Refreshments, Meals

[Daily Trust] In 2018, the sum of N221, 015,898 million is appropriated as refreshments and meals for 5 federal Government ministries going by the 2018 budget breakdown. The ministries include Finance, Budget and National Planning, Industry trade and I…

[Daily Trust] In 2018, the sum of N221, 015,898 million is appropriated as refreshments and meals for 5 federal Government ministries going by the 2018 budget breakdown. The ministries include Finance, Budget and National Planning, Industry trade and Investments, Information and Agriculture.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Pickpockets Arrested Through CCTV Footage in Lagos

[Daily Trust] Lagos -A footage obtained from a Close Circuit Camera (CCTV) mounted at Oshodi area of Lagos captured four suspected pickpockets stealing phones from victim’s pockets, police said.

[Daily Trust] Lagos -A footage obtained from a Close Circuit Camera (CCTV) mounted at Oshodi area of Lagos captured four suspected pickpockets stealing phones from victim's pockets, police said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

My Twin Sons Will Play for Nigeria – Amokachi

[Leadership] Former Nigerian international striker, Daniel Amokachi has reiterated that his dream and desire is to see his twin sons (Nazim and Kalim) play for Nigeria in the nearest future even though they are already being courted by Tunisia where th…

[Leadership] Former Nigerian international striker, Daniel Amokachi has reiterated that his dream and desire is to see his twin sons (Nazim and Kalim) play for Nigeria in the nearest future even though they are already being courted by Tunisia where their mother hails from. He said the twins who are both currently playing for the Turkish side, Besiktas' U-23 team, have their hearts with Nigeria and would love to play for their fatherland like he did several years ago and won laurels for the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lagos Seals-Off 8 Houses, Arrests 9 Over Illegal Construction

[Leadership] For failing to comply with building construction processes and laws, Lagos State Building Control Agency, LASBCA, at the weekend sealed eight more houses at Ebute Metta and Surulere areas of the state.

[Leadership] For failing to comply with building construction processes and laws, Lagos State Building Control Agency, LASBCA, at the weekend sealed eight more houses at Ebute Metta and Surulere areas of the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria, Japan Partner for Improved Workers’ Productivity

[Daily Trust] Lagos -The National Productivity Centre (NPC) and its counterpart in Japan, Japan Productivity Centre (JPC) have collaborated to improve the productivity of workers in the country’s manufacturing sector.

[Daily Trust] Lagos -The National Productivity Centre (NPC) and its counterpart in Japan, Japan Productivity Centre (JPC) have collaborated to improve the productivity of workers in the country's manufacturing sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Multi-Billion Naira States Secretariats Suffer Disrepair

[Daily Trust] Ado Eki -Dozens of state government secretariats are suffering decades of maintenance problems despite the huge funds spent for their regular facelift, our correspondents report.

[Daily Trust] Ado Eki -Dozens of state government secretariats are suffering decades of maintenance problems despite the huge funds spent for their regular facelift, our correspondents report.

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Security of Lives, Properties My Priority – Buhari

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari has called on all citizens of the country, particularly the elites, to be prepared to make sacrifices as a foundation for national growth and development.

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari has called on all citizens of the country, particularly the elites, to be prepared to make sacrifices as a foundation for national growth and development.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

RC Wants Tanga Port Expansion Expedited

[Daily News] Tanga -TANGA Regional Commissioner Martine Shigella  has appealed to the ministry of Works, Transport and Communication to fast-track expansion of Tanga port due to its importance to East African land locked countries.

[Daily News] Tanga -TANGA Regional Commissioner Martine Shigella  has appealed to the ministry of Works, Transport and Communication to fast-track expansion of Tanga port due to its importance to East African land locked countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Finance Minister Talks Tough, Wants Global Cooperation Against Tax-Evading Multinationals

[Premium Times] Nigeria’s Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, has called for the designation of tax malpractices by multinational corporations in Nigeria and other developing countries as ‘foreign corrupt practices’.

[Premium Times] Nigeria's Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, has called for the designation of tax malpractices by multinational corporations in Nigeria and other developing countries as 'foreign corrupt practices'.

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CCM Reclaims Kinondoni, Siha Seats As Defectors Are Re-Elected

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Candidates of the ruling CCM won the Kinondoni and Siha constituency by-elections which were held in Dar es Salaam and Kilimanjaro regions, respectively, on Saturday.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Candidates of the ruling CCM won the Kinondoni and Siha constituency by-elections which were held in Dar es Salaam and Kilimanjaro regions, respectively, on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania