Nigerian Govt Suspends Crude Oil Exploration in Chad Basin

[Vanguard] The government has said that it has suspended crude oil exploration in the Borno State and would only resume if it gets sufficient security clearance guaranteeing the safety of its personnel and operations.

[Vanguard] The government has said that it has suspended crude oil exploration in the Borno State and would only resume if it gets sufficient security clearance guaranteeing the safety of its personnel and operations.

source: AllAfrica News: Chad

Umuganda to Focus on Preparing Polling Stations

[New Times] The Ministry of Local Government has announced that this Saturday’s monthly community work “Umuganda” will focus on preparing polling sites where Presidential elections will be held next Friday.

[New Times] The Ministry of Local Government has announced that this Saturday's monthly community work "Umuganda" will focus on preparing polling sites where Presidential elections will be held next Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Makarfi Proposes Bot Takeover During PDP Leadership Crisis

[Premium Times] The National Caretaker Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party has proposed that its Board of Trustees, BOT, should assume the leadership of the party anytime the party has leadership crisis.

[Premium Times] The National Caretaker Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party has proposed that its Board of Trustees, BOT, should assume the leadership of the party anytime the party has leadership crisis.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lack of Water Treatment Blamed for Kisumu Cholera Outbreak

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Kisumu County Government says a breakdown of the water treatment plant at the Kodiaga Prison could have occasioned the cholera outbreak that left three people dead.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Kisumu County Government says a breakdown of the water treatment plant at the Kodiaga Prison could have occasioned the cholera outbreak that left three people dead.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Nigeria’s Current Revenue Sharing Formula ‘Illegal’, Senate Declares

[Premium Times] The Senate has called for a review of Nigeria’s revenue sharing formula to give states and local government areas greater share than what they get in the current formula, which gives more to the federal government.

[Premium Times] The Senate has called for a review of Nigeria's revenue sharing formula to give states and local government areas greater share than what they get in the current formula, which gives more to the federal government.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Begins Work On 2018 Budget

[Premium Times] The Federal Government has commenced the process towards the 2018 budget, with the Minister of Budget and National Planning, Udoma Udoma, continuing his consultations on the draft 2018-2020 Medium Term Expenditure Framework, MTEF, with …

[Premium Times] The Federal Government has commenced the process towards the 2018 budget, with the Minister of Budget and National Planning, Udoma Udoma, continuing his consultations on the draft 2018-2020 Medium Term Expenditure Framework, MTEF, with the leadership and heads of relevant committees of the National Assembly.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

RRF Welcomes New World Rugby Rules

[New Times] Rwandan Rugby Federation (RRF) has welcomed the world rugby body’s announcement of additional new rules for both Northern and Southern hemispheres.

[New Times] Rwandan Rugby Federation (RRF) has welcomed the world rugby body's announcement of additional new rules for both Northern and Southern hemispheres.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Govt Seeks to Revive Zupco, Appoints Board

[The Herald] Local Government, Public Works and National Housing Minister Saviour Kasukuwere yesterday appointed an eight-member Zimbabwe United Passenger Company (Zupco) board tasked with reviving the parastatal and introducing a mass bus transit syst…

[The Herald] Local Government, Public Works and National Housing Minister Saviour Kasukuwere yesterday appointed an eight-member Zimbabwe United Passenger Company (Zupco) board tasked with reviving the parastatal and introducing a mass bus transit system in urban areas.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe