Villagers Barricade Ughelli-Asaba Expressway Over Herdsmen Menace

[Vanguard] Oleh -Worried by the occupation of their farmlands by armed herdsmen, indigenes of Iyede Kingdom, Isoko North Local Government Area, Delta State, yesterday, barricaded the Ekiugbo-Iyede axis of the Ughelli-Asaba expressway, demanding their v…

[Vanguard] Oleh -Worried by the occupation of their farmlands by armed herdsmen, indigenes of Iyede Kingdom, Isoko North Local Government Area, Delta State, yesterday, barricaded the Ekiugbo-Iyede axis of the Ughelli-Asaba expressway, demanding their vacation from their communities.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria to Save N300 Billion Annually From Rice Import

[Leadership] Abuja -Nigeria will be saving about N300 billion it spends annually on importation of rice as local production of the commodity has now reached 15 million metric tonnes, the federal ministry of Agriculture disclosed yesterday.

[Leadership] Abuja -Nigeria will be saving about N300 billion it spends annually on importation of rice as local production of the commodity has now reached 15 million metric tonnes, the federal ministry of Agriculture disclosed yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

DMO Raises N5.2 Billion From FGN Savings Bond in 5 Months

[Leadership] Lagos -The Debt Management Office (DMO) has in the past five months raised N5.15 billion through federal government’s savings bond which it launched in March this year.

[Leadership] Lagos -The Debt Management Office (DMO) has in the past five months raised N5.15 billion through federal government's savings bond which it launched in March this year.

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Senator Tinubu Calls for State of Emergency in Education Sector

[Leadership] Lagos -The senator representing Lagos Central in the National Assembly, Mrs Oluremi Tinubu yesterday said it was high time state of emergency was declared in the nation’s education sector to raise the standard.

[Leadership] Lagos -The senator representing Lagos Central in the National Assembly, Mrs Oluremi Tinubu yesterday said it was high time state of emergency was declared in the nation's education sector to raise the standard.

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Shehu Sani, Groups Fighting El-Rufai Over Kaduna’s Bailout Fund – APC Youths

[Leadership] Abuja -Kaduna Youth Vanguard of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has said that Senator Shehu Sani, and his Akida Group as well as the Kaduna Restoration Group are fighting Governor Nasir El-Rufai for allegedly refusing to share the sta…

[Leadership] Abuja -Kaduna Youth Vanguard of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has said that Senator Shehu Sani, and his Akida Group as well as the Kaduna Restoration Group are fighting Governor Nasir El-Rufai for allegedly refusing to share the state's bailout fund with them.

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Will Hichilema Finally Concede Electoral Defeat?

[Zambia Reports] As incarcerated opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema returns to court today, a general consensus is seemingly on the table he should concede defeat to President Edgar Lungu.

[Zambia Reports] As incarcerated opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema returns to court today, a general consensus is seemingly on the table he should concede defeat to President Edgar Lungu.

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Bring to Justice Those Responsible for Borno’s Attack – UN Secretary

[Vanguard] UN Secretary-General António Guterres has condemned the series of Boko Haram terrorists attack in Borno in which many people were killed and dozens injured. H e said that those responsible for such heinous attack should be brought book.

[Vanguard] UN Secretary-General António Guterres has condemned the series of Boko Haram terrorists attack in Borno in which many people were killed and dozens injured. H e said that those responsible for such heinous attack should be brought book.

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MPLA Values Social Dialogue

[ANGOP] Sumbe -The MPLA candidate for President of the Republic, João Manuel Gonçalves Lourenço, said Wednesday in Sumbe, Cuanza Sul province, that his party will continue to promote social dialogue to find viable solutions to national issues.

[ANGOP] Sumbe -The MPLA candidate for President of the Republic, João Manuel Gonçalves Lourenço, said Wednesday in Sumbe, Cuanza Sul province, that his party will continue to promote social dialogue to find viable solutions to national issues.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

General Egídio De Sousa Invites Military to Vote

[ANGOP] Lubango -The Assistant Chief of the Angolan Armed Forces (FAA) for the Patriotic Education, General António Egídio de Sousa e Santos “Disciplina”, invited in Lubango (province of Huíla) on Tuesday, the military staff to exercise their right to vote on the 23rd August, actively and exemplarily.

[ANGOP] Lubango -The Assistant Chief of the Angolan Armed Forces (FAA) for the Patriotic Education, General António Egídio de Sousa e Santos "Disciplina", invited in Lubango (province of Huíla) on Tuesday, the military staff to exercise their right to vote on the 23rd August, actively and exemplarily.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

MPLA Candidate Offers Goods in Sumbe

[ANGOP] Sumbe -The MPLA candidate for the President of the Republic in the general elections of 23 August, João Lourenço, delivered Tuesday in the city of Sumbe, province of Cuanza Sul, various goods to traditional authorities, former combatants and local youth.

[ANGOP] Sumbe -The MPLA candidate for the President of the Republic in the general elections of 23 August, João Lourenço, delivered Tuesday in the city of Sumbe, province of Cuanza Sul, various goods to traditional authorities, former combatants and local youth.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola