We’ve Not Spent U.S.$12 Billion On New Rail Tracks – NRC Boss

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Managing Director of the Nigeria Railway Corporation (NRC), Engr. Fidet Okhiria, has explained that the Federal Government has not spent up to $12bn contrary to what he called misinformation to the public.

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Managing Director of the Nigeria Railway Corporation (NRC), Engr. Fidet Okhiria, has explained that the Federal Government has not spent up to $12bn contrary to what he called misinformation to the public.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mbumba a Lost Sheep – Nudo Youth

[Namibian] The Nudo youth league’s acting secretary general Veparura Kandirikirira on Wednesday branded Swapo secretary general Nangolo Mbumba a lost sheep for stating that he supports government as the only genocide reparations negotiator.

[Namibian] The Nudo youth league's acting secretary general Veparura Kandirikirira on Wednesday branded Swapo secretary general Nangolo Mbumba a lost sheep for stating that he supports government as the only genocide reparations negotiator.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Minister of Gender Equality Promises Social Grants Increase

[New Era] Tsumeb -Government is unable to give in into public demands and requests for an immediate increment in the social grant benefits, mainly due to lack of resources and the financial slump the country is experiencing, Minister of Gender Equality…

[New Era] Tsumeb -Government is unable to give in into public demands and requests for an immediate increment in the social grant benefits, mainly due to lack of resources and the financial slump the country is experiencing, Minister of Gender Equality and Child Welfare Doreen Sioka has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Redan Urges Penalties for Private Developers Over Building Collapse

[Guardian] To address the recurring incidence of building collapse in the country, the Real Estate Developers Association of Nigeria (REDAN), South-West Zone has urged the government to sanction any developer, builder or landlord who is associated with…

[Guardian] To address the recurring incidence of building collapse in the country, the Real Estate Developers Association of Nigeria (REDAN), South-West Zone has urged the government to sanction any developer, builder or landlord who is associated with any of these collapse buildings.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Anambra Building Collapse – Govt Blames Contractor On Non-Compliance to Specifications

[Daily Trust] Awka -The incessant cases of building collapse in Anambra State, especially in the recent times have continued to be a source of worry both to the state government and residents alike.

[Daily Trust] Awka -The incessant cases of building collapse in Anambra State, especially in the recent times have continued to be a source of worry both to the state government and residents alike.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Authorities Embark On Cholera Vaccination Campaign

[Malawi News Agency] Chikwawa -Health authorities in Chikwawa have announced that they will embark in an oral cholera vaccination campaign targeting 40, 000 people in order to overcome the cholera outbreak that already infected 41 people.

[Malawi News Agency] Chikwawa -Health authorities in Chikwawa have announced that they will embark in an oral cholera vaccination campaign targeting 40, 000 people in order to overcome the cholera outbreak that already infected 41 people.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Former President Banda Urges Hichilema to Recognize Lungu’s Victory

[Zambia Reports] Former President Rupiah Banda has advised incarcerated UPND president Hakainde Hichilema to recognize President Edgar Lungu as the winner of the August 2016 elections.

[Zambia Reports] Former President Rupiah Banda has advised incarcerated UPND president Hakainde Hichilema to recognize President Edgar Lungu as the winner of the August 2016 elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia