We Import Poison, Not Rice, Governor Bagudu Warns Nigerians

[Premium Times] Governor Abubakar Bagudu, the Chairman, Presidential Task force on Rice and Wheat Production, has condemned the continuous importation of rice into the country, describing it as importation of poison.

[Premium Times] Governor Abubakar Bagudu, the Chairman, Presidential Task force on Rice and Wheat Production, has condemned the continuous importation of rice into the country, describing it as importation of poison.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Cabinet Clears Draft Law for Forceful Seizure of Land

[Monitor] Kampala -The Cabinet has cleared proposals for the amendment Bill to the Land Act, 1998, to allow forceful acquisition of land and compensate land or property owners later, especially for large infrastructure projects.

[Monitor] Kampala -The Cabinet has cleared proposals for the amendment Bill to the Land Act, 1998, to allow forceful acquisition of land and compensate land or property owners later, especially for large infrastructure projects.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

ANC’s ‘Love Affair’ With the People Must Return – Ramaphosa

[News24Wire] Jacket wearing, vehicle inspections, love affairs and spring-cleaning were just some of the figurative references Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa used on Sunday while discussing problems in the ANC.

[News24Wire] Jacket wearing, vehicle inspections, love affairs and spring-cleaning were just some of the figurative references Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa used on Sunday while discussing problems in the ANC.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ministry Makes Effort to Manage Drought, Famine

[Nation] Environment, Water and Natural Resources Cabinet Secretary has said that the marking of the World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought will go along way in ensuring that sustainable development is prioritised.

[Nation] Environment, Water and Natural Resources Cabinet Secretary has said that the marking of the World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought will go along way in ensuring that sustainable development is prioritised.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Govt Should Compel Children of Public Officials to Study in Nigeria, Says Miss Nigeria

[Premium Times] For the Nigerian educational sector to receive a major boost from policy makers, the 40th Miss Nigeria, Chioma Obiadi, has advised the Federal Government to compel public office holders to ensure their children attend schools in Nigeria.

[Premium Times] For the Nigerian educational sector to receive a major boost from policy makers, the 40th Miss Nigeria, Chioma Obiadi, has advised the Federal Government to compel public office holders to ensure their children attend schools in Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NMG Writer Arrested Over Story On Civil Servants in Politics

[Nation] A Sunday Nation writer, Walter Menya, has been arrested over a story implicating civil servants actively involved in Friends of Jubilee Foundation published in today’s edition.

[Nation] A Sunday Nation writer, Walter Menya, has been arrested over a story implicating civil servants actively involved in Friends of Jubilee Foundation published in today's edition.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

You Can’t Islamise Nigeria, Apostle Suleman Warns Buhari

[Vanguard] President of the Omega Fire Ministries, Apostle Johnson Suleman has warned President Muhammadu Buhari, saying he cannot Islamise Nigeria. The Apostle who expressed outrage at the removal of Christian Religious Knowledge (CRK) as a subject of…

[Vanguard] President of the Omega Fire Ministries, Apostle Johnson Suleman has warned President Muhammadu Buhari, saying he cannot Islamise Nigeria. The Apostle who expressed outrage at the removal of Christian Religious Knowledge (CRK) as a subject of study from the secondary school curriculum described it as a move to Islamise Nigeria, which he said can never happen.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

SAA Have Possibly Defaulted On Billions in Loans

[DA] Reports today that Standard Chartered Bank has declined to renew their loan facilities to SAA and that repayment of these loans has been demanded, may only be the tip of the iceberg.

[DA] Reports today that Standard Chartered Bank has declined to renew their loan facilities to SAA and that repayment of these loans has been demanded, may only be the tip of the iceberg.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa