Confusion Over Cost of King’s Jet

[Swazi Media] Swaziland lawmakers have been told that the King’s jet will cost the impoverished kingdom US$12.6 million. In the national budget in February 2016, E96 million (about US$7.3 million) had been set aside for the jet.

[Swazi Media] Swaziland lawmakers have been told that the King's jet will cost the impoverished kingdom US$12.6 million. In the national budget in February 2016, E96 million (about US$7.3 million) had been set aside for the jet.

source: AllAfrica News: Swaziland

Katsina to Re-Introduce Inter-School Sports Competitions

[Daily Trust] The Katsina State Government says it will re-introduce inter-school and inter-house sports competitions to discover talents that would represent the state in national and international championships.

[Daily Trust] The Katsina State Government says it will re-introduce inter-school and inter-house sports competitions to discover talents that would represent the state in national and international championships.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

SPLM-N Requests Mbeki to Delay Peace Talks to Fix Friction

[Radio Dabanga] Addis Ababa -The delegation of the Sudan People’s Liberation Movement-North (SPLM-N) has asked the African mechanism mediating the talks with the Sudanese government to postpone negoations until next July, so the movement can deal with …

[Radio Dabanga] Addis Ababa -The delegation of the Sudan People's Liberation Movement-North (SPLM-N) has asked the African mechanism mediating the talks with the Sudanese government to postpone negoations until next July, so the movement can deal with its internal friction.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

‘No Voluntary Return in Insecure Darfur’ – Displaced to U.S.

[Radio Dabanga] El Fasher -People in Zamzam camp for displaced people in North Darfur complained that the security and humanitarian situation in the camp is very bad. They told a United States envoy that militiamen occupy their home farms; voluntary re…

[Radio Dabanga] El Fasher -People in Zamzam camp for displaced people in North Darfur complained that the security and humanitarian situation in the camp is very bad. They told a United States envoy that militiamen occupy their home farms; voluntary return is out of the question.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Filling Station Attendant Allegedly Bolts With Employer’s N882,000

[Premium Times] A 35-year-old filling station attendant, Moses Omobamijo, who allegedly defrauded his employer of N882,000, was on Tuesday charged before an Okitipupa Magistrates’ Court in Ondo State.

[Premium Times] A 35-year-old filling station attendant, Moses Omobamijo, who allegedly defrauded his employer of N882,000, was on Tuesday charged before an Okitipupa Magistrates' Court in Ondo State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Discos Need N100 Billion to Improve Electricity Supply – Official

[Premium Times] The Association of Electricity Distribution Companies, ANED, says it needs the N100 billion subsidy promised it by the Nigerian government to improve the nation’s power situation.

[Premium Times] The Association of Electricity Distribution Companies, ANED, says it needs the N100 billion subsidy promised it by the Nigerian government to improve the nation's power situation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

How Buhari Govt Will Create Over Three Million Jobs With Digital Economy Project – Minister

[Premium Times] The Nigerian government has said financial services within Nigeria’s digital economy will create US$88 billion wealth and add over three million new jobs over the next 10 years.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian government has said financial services within Nigeria's digital economy will create US$88 billion wealth and add over three million new jobs over the next 10 years.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Probe Into Calabar Soccer Fans Electrocutions Begin

[Daily Trust] The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) said it has launched investigation into an electrical accident in Calabar, Cross River State where several persons were reportedly electrocuted and others injured last weekend.

[Daily Trust] The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) said it has launched investigation into an electrical accident in Calabar, Cross River State where several persons were reportedly electrocuted and others injured last weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria