Constitution Review, Another Promise Kept, Says Saraki

[Vanguard] As both chambers of the National Assembly begin the clause-by-clause consideration of the proposed amendments to the 1999 Constitution on Tuesday, Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has described the process as another ‘Promise Ke…

[Vanguard] As both chambers of the National Assembly begin the clause-by-clause consideration of the proposed amendments to the 1999 Constitution on Tuesday, Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has described the process as another 'Promise Kept' by the 8th National Assembly.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

More Nigerians View Buhari Administration Positively After Two Years – Report

[Premium Times] The Centre for Democracy and Development has released its two years’ assessment report of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration stating that a majority of Nigerians gave the president a “thumbs up.”

[Premium Times] The Centre for Democracy and Development has released its two years' assessment report of President Muhammadu Buhari's administration stating that a majority of Nigerians gave the president a "thumbs up."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria’s Budget Reforms: Lessons From U.S. Congressional Budget Office

[Premium Times] Nigeria’s Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo signed the nation’s Appropriations Bill into Law on June 12, 2017, well over five months into the 2017 financial year. What this means is that for over five months, the government was spending f…

[Premium Times] Nigeria's Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo signed the nation's Appropriations Bill into Law on June 12, 2017, well over five months into the 2017 financial year. What this means is that for over five months, the government was spending funds that were not appropriated.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Peacekeepers in South Sudan Decorated

[New Times] Servicemen and women from the Rwanda Aviation Unit 5 (RAU 5) serving in South Sudan yesterday stood proudly as they were awarded UN medals in recognition of their service.

[New Times] Servicemen and women from the Rwanda Aviation Unit 5 (RAU 5) serving in South Sudan yesterday stood proudly as they were awarded UN medals in recognition of their service.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Why Buhari Did Not Address Nigerians From London – Adesina

[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari hosted some All Progressives Congress party governors and leaders in London where he passed a message through the Imo state Governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha, saying he is laughing and unperturbed over the negative …

[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari hosted some All Progressives Congress party governors and leaders in London where he passed a message through the Imo state Governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha, saying he is laughing and unperturbed over the negative comments about him back here in Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

IMF Approves Second Disbursement of Standby Credit Facility

[New Times] The International Monetary Fund is set to disburse about $25 million as part of the Standby Credit Facility of $204 million (about Rwf159.7 billion) approved last year in June to help government keep external reserves above the critical level.

[New Times] The International Monetary Fund is set to disburse about $25 million as part of the Standby Credit Facility of $204 million (about Rwf159.7 billion) approved last year in June to help government keep external reserves above the critical level.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

I Will Build on RPF Achievements, Habineza Tells Bugesera Voters

[New Times] Democratic Green Party of Rwanda flag bearer has pledged to build on what has been achieved by the RPF-Inkotanyi government to bring positive change to Bugesera District if he wins the August 4 vote.

[New Times] Democratic Green Party of Rwanda flag bearer has pledged to build on what has been achieved by the RPF-Inkotanyi government to bring positive change to Bugesera District if he wins the August 4 vote.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Thrills and Spills at RPF Gasabo Campaign Rally

[New Times] Members of RPF-Inkotanyi in Gasabo District on Sunday gathered to celebrate achievements of the party in national leadership and also rally support for incumbent President Paul Kagame, the party’s flagbearer in the forthcoming presidential …

[New Times] Members of RPF-Inkotanyi in Gasabo District on Sunday gathered to celebrate achievements of the party in national leadership and also rally support for incumbent President Paul Kagame, the party's flagbearer in the forthcoming presidential elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda