2018 Budget – Again, Nigeria Falls Short of AU Health Funding Commitment

[Premium Times] Nigeria has again ignored the commitment it made alongside other African countries 16 years ago on funding of health care services for its citizens.

[Premium Times] Nigeria has again ignored the commitment it made alongside other African countries 16 years ago on funding of health care services for its citizens.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Opposition Leader – Election Could Tear Nation Apart

[VOA] Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga told an audience in Washington Thursday that Kenyans are so upset over the presidential election that they are considering secession.

[VOA] Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga told an audience in Washington Thursday that Kenyans are so upset over the presidential election that they are considering secession.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Nyusi Appoints Two Deputy Ministers

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Wednesday appointed Joao Leopoldo da Costa as Deputy Minister of Health and Helena Mateus Kida as Deputy Minister of the Interior.

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Wednesday appointed Joao Leopoldo da Costa as Deputy Minister of Health and Helena Mateus Kida as Deputy Minister of the Interior.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Kaduna Teacher’s Answer Scripts Go Viral

[Vanguard] Kaduna State government has released shocking samples of the answer scripts of the 25,000 teachers who sat for a competency test recently, with 75 percent failing woefully.

[Vanguard] Kaduna State government has released shocking samples of the answer scripts of the 25,000 teachers who sat for a competency test recently, with 75 percent failing woefully.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Billionaire Arrested in Saudi Anti-corruption Sweep

[VOA] Sheikh Mohammed Hussein al-Amoudi is a billionaire, and by most estimates, one of the richest African-born people in the world. He travels the globe managing his businesses and meeting with heads of state.

[VOA] Sheikh Mohammed Hussein al-Amoudi is a billionaire, and by most estimates, one of the richest African-born people in the world. He travels the globe managing his businesses and meeting with heads of state.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Chaos in Apapa As Trucks, Tankers, Miscreants Force Lockdown

[Vanguard] The lingering chaotic traffic situation on the Mile Two/Berger/Coconut axis of the Oshodi/Apapa Expressway has taken an alarming turn for the worse, no thanks to security operatives deployed to ensure free traffic flow on the dual expressway…

[Vanguard] The lingering chaotic traffic situation on the Mile Two/Berger/Coconut axis of the Oshodi/Apapa Expressway has taken an alarming turn for the worse, no thanks to security operatives deployed to ensure free traffic flow on the dual expressway but who are now taking advantage of the situation to extorting money from tanker and truck drivers.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

2 Military Officers, Bank Managers Remanded in Prison

[Vanguard] Abuja -A Federal Capital Territory High Court, Abuja, yesterday, sent two serving military officers and two female bank managers to Kuje Prisons over alleged connivance and stealing of N339 million meant for the payment of military pensions.

[Vanguard] Abuja -A Federal Capital Territory High Court, Abuja, yesterday, sent two serving military officers and two female bank managers to Kuje Prisons over alleged connivance and stealing of N339 million meant for the payment of military pensions.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria