Adewole, Acting Head of NHIs Summoned to Aso Rock

[This Day] Abuja and Lagos -The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, and acting Executive Secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), Attahiru Ibrahim, have been summoned to the Presidential Villa in Abuja.

[This Day] Abuja and Lagos -The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, and acting Executive Secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), Attahiru Ibrahim, have been summoned to the Presidential Villa in Abuja.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Finance Minister Mutati Wins Global Advocacy Award

[Zambia Reports] In the heat of dealing with the country’s economic burden, Finance Minister Felix Mutati got a bit of respite by being awarded as the 2017 ACCA Advocacy Award winner for sib Saharan Africa.

[Zambia Reports] In the heat of dealing with the country's economic burden, Finance Minister Felix Mutati got a bit of respite by being awarded as the 2017 ACCA Advocacy Award winner for sib Saharan Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

JAMB and the Quest for Good Governance

[Daily Trust] By now, the most concerned parties in the annual UTME must have come to terms with the unrelenting tenacity of the Oloyede-led JAMB in detecting and scuttling “smart cheating” tactics across the examination environment. While the criminal…

[Daily Trust] By now, the most concerned parties in the annual UTME must have come to terms with the unrelenting tenacity of the Oloyede-led JAMB in detecting and scuttling "smart cheating" tactics across the examination environment. While the criminal ingenuity of the examined remains highly adventurous, the examiner's curiosity is on steroids and the intrigued observer must continue to suffer the doubled challenge of concentration in keeping a tab on the duel.

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Keeping the Promise On Aids to Nigerians

[This Day] The last decade witnessed great uncertainty in Nigeria’s HIV treatment programme – a period of pseudo-scientists laying claims to cures and operating without checks. A time that help was assumed to be more in miracle centres than in hospital…

[This Day] The last decade witnessed great uncertainty in Nigeria's HIV treatment programme - a period of pseudo-scientists laying claims to cures and operating without checks. A time that help was assumed to be more in miracle centres than in hospitals. A phase of general and entrenched misconception of what HIV really is, its routes of transmission and of lived realities of being HIV positive. It was a time of unending stigma - at home and in healthcare settings, discernible with rejection by loved ones and by soci

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Times Newspaper Issues Front Page Apology

[Nyasa Times] Malawi’s flagship newspaper, the Daily Times, has printed an apology over the photo caption story, which depicted the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) youth who are painting their faces and bodies in party colours and main opposi…

[Nyasa Times] Malawi's flagship newspaper, the Daily Times, has printed an apology over the photo caption story, which depicted the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) youth who are painting their faces and bodies in party colours and main opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) youth in decent berets in revolutionary red.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Govt to Establish Commission to Regulate Mining Activities

[Daily Trust] The Federal Government has concluded arrangements to establish the Nigerian Mining Commission to take charge of the regulatory role of the Ministry of Mines and Steel Development.

[Daily Trust] The Federal Government has concluded arrangements to establish the Nigerian Mining Commission to take charge of the regulatory role of the Ministry of Mines and Steel Development.

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Lawmakers to Visit Arik, Aero Airlines Over AMCON Takeover

[Guardian] The House of Representatives Committee on Banking and Currency, has said it will soon pay a visit to Arik and Aero airlines for on-the-spot assessment of recent positive developments at the two airlines since their take over by the Asset Man…

[Guardian] The House of Representatives Committee on Banking and Currency, has said it will soon pay a visit to Arik and Aero airlines for on-the-spot assessment of recent positive developments at the two airlines since their take over by the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON).The Committee Chairman, Hon. Jones Chukwudi Onyereri, disclosed this Tuesday, in Abuja, when he led members on a routine oversight function at the Corporate Head Office of AMCON in Maitama, Abuja.

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Pilato Demands University Re-Opening

[Zambia Reports] With Higher Education Minister Nkandu Luo staying put on the University of Zambia (UNZA) and the Copperbelt University (CBU) remaining closed social commentator Chama Fumba has taken a dig at the minister.

[Zambia Reports] With Higher Education Minister Nkandu Luo staying put on the University of Zambia (UNZA) and the Copperbelt University (CBU) remaining closed social commentator Chama Fumba has taken a dig at the minister.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Group Responds to Chief Lundu ‘Stupid’ Remarks

[Nyasa Times] Goal Malawi, one of the country’s leading humanitarian organization has vehemently distanced it self from being “stupid” and “rude” organization as portrayed by Paramount Chief Lundu on Sunday during the political rally organized by the r…

[Nyasa Times] Goal Malawi, one of the country's leading humanitarian organization has vehemently distanced it self from being "stupid" and "rude" organization as portrayed by Paramount Chief Lundu on Sunday during the political rally organized by the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) at Nchalo in Chikwawa district.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi