UN Begins Assisting Thousands of West African Migrants to Leave Libya

[UN News] The United Nations migration agency and the Government of Niger welcomed the first 504 people from Libya to Niger, kicking off a voluntary mass evacuation of nearly 4,000 migrants.

[UN News] The United Nations migration agency and the Government of Niger welcomed the first 504 people from Libya to Niger, kicking off a voluntary mass evacuation of nearly 4,000 migrants.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

How Secondus Emerged As PDP’s National Chairman

[Guardian] Abuja -The emergence of Prince Uche Secondus as national chairman of the Peoples Democratic party (PDP) on Sunday at the end of the party’s national convention in Abuja is the outcome of serious political game plan, strategy, intrigues and h…

[Guardian] Abuja -The emergence of Prince Uche Secondus as national chairman of the Peoples Democratic party (PDP) on Sunday at the end of the party's national convention in Abuja is the outcome of serious political game plan, strategy, intrigues and horse-trading among prominent and relevant party stakeholders.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘My Governor! My Governor!!’

[Daily Trust] “Governor Rochas Okorocha has brought government and governance to a great height of public nuisance and ridicule,” says Owerri-based Cyril Njoku. “His son-in-law, Uche Nwosu, is the Chief of Staff. His wife, Nkechi Rochas Okorocha, is th…

[Daily Trust] "Governor Rochas Okorocha has brought government and governance to a great height of public nuisance and ridicule," says Owerri-based Cyril Njoku. "His son-in-law, Uche Nwosu, is the Chief of Staff. His wife, Nkechi Rochas Okorocha, is the Chairman of Imo Amnesty Committee with a huge budget. His father-in-law and the current Minister of State for Education, Anthony Anwuka, was the former Secretary to Imo State Government ... ."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

ENT Diagnostic and Operation Centre Inaugurates

[Shabait] Asmara -Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) Diagnostic and Operation centre constructed at an expenditure of over 15 million Nakfa within the premises of Orotta Referral Medical Hospital was inaugurated last Wednesday. The project was implemented in c…

[Shabait] Asmara -Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) Diagnostic and Operation centre constructed at an expenditure of over 15 million Nakfa within the premises of Orotta Referral Medical Hospital was inaugurated last Wednesday. The project was implemented in cooperation with the Government of Eritrea and the German MEDCARE Association.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Eritrean Delegation Attends 5th AU – EU Summit

[Shabait] Asmara -An Eritrean delegation comprising Ambassador to the African Union, Mr. Araya Desta, and Eritrea’s Ambassador to the European Union, Mr. Negasi Kasa, have attended the 5th AU-EU Summit in Abidjan, the capital of Ivory Coast. The summit…

[Shabait] Asmara -An Eritrean delegation comprising Ambassador to the African Union, Mr. Araya Desta, and Eritrea's Ambassador to the European Union, Mr. Negasi Kasa, have attended the 5th AU-EU Summit in Abidjan, the capital of Ivory Coast. The summit was attended by leaders of member states of the AU and EU.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Atiku, Fani-Kayode, Dokpesi Eulogise New PDP Chairman

[Guardian] Lokoja, Port Harcourt, Lagos -Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar yesterday congratulated Uche Secondus over his emergence as the new National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

[Guardian] Lokoja, Port Harcourt, Lagos -Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar yesterday congratulated Uche Secondus over his emergence as the new National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Steinhoff Continues Trade, Appoints Subcommittee

[News24Wire] Disgraced retail international holding company Steinhoff [JSE: SHF] has established a board subcommittee to bolster independent governance following the resignation of CEO Markus Jooste over accounting irregularities which are being invest…

[News24Wire] Disgraced retail international holding company Steinhoff [JSE: SHF] has established a board subcommittee to bolster independent governance following the resignation of CEO Markus Jooste over accounting irregularities which are being investigated.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Makarfi Tasks Leaders On Constructive, Patriotic Opposition

[Guardian] Abuja -The erstwhile National Caretaker Committee Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Ahmed Mohammed Makarfi, has charged the newly-elected national leadership of the party to resolve the intra-party disagreements festering in Os…

[Guardian] Abuja -The erstwhile National Caretaker Committee Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Ahmed Mohammed Makarfi, has charged the newly-elected national leadership of the party to resolve the intra-party disagreements festering in Osun and Ogun states and South-West zonal leadership.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Queues At Petrol Stations

[Daily Trust] Nigerians woke up early last week only to find long queues of vehicles at petrol filling stations, signalling yet another fuel scarcity and taking us back to the days of suffering and uncertainty. Citizens were caught unawares because we …

[Daily Trust] Nigerians woke up early last week only to find long queues of vehicles at petrol filling stations, signalling yet another fuel scarcity and taking us back to the days of suffering and uncertainty. Citizens were caught unawares because we had come to believe that fuel scarcity is a thing of the past due to a long period of product availability. However this scarcity was said to have been brought about by rumours of an impending price increase. This caused panic buying, while some filling stations resorted t

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria