Police to Deploy Sniffer Dogs On Kaduna-Abuja Highway, Vulnerable Spots

[This Day] The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mr. Ibrahim Idris, yesterday said the Force is set to deploy sniffer and general purpose dogs to Kaduna-Abuja highway and other vulnerable spots across the country for crime fighting and security.

[This Day] The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mr. Ibrahim Idris, yesterday said the Force is set to deploy sniffer and general purpose dogs to Kaduna-Abuja highway and other vulnerable spots across the country for crime fighting and security.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Amends Charges Against Senate President Saraki

[This Day] Abuja -The federal government has filed fresh charges against the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, on alleged falsification of declaration of asset between 2003 and 2015.

[This Day] Abuja -The federal government has filed fresh charges against the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, on alleged falsification of declaration of asset between 2003 and 2015.

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Student Held Over 24 Cocaine Pellets

[Citizen] Mbeya -The police are holding a Form Three student after they allegedly found him in illegal possession of 24 pellets of cocaine in Mbalizi. Mbeya regional police commander Dhahir Kidavashari said on Tuesday that the police arrested the stude…

[Citizen] Mbeya -The police are holding a Form Three student after they allegedly found him in illegal possession of 24 pellets of cocaine in Mbalizi. Mbeya regional police commander Dhahir Kidavashari said on Tuesday that the police arrested the student, while selling the drugs to various people earlier this week and investigation was still going on to nab more drug dealers.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Talks On Burundi Peace Set to Resume

[Citizen] Arusha -Talks aiming at ending political violence in Burundi will resume next week under retired President Benjamin Mkapa with exiled politicians not likely to attend.

[Citizen] Arusha -Talks aiming at ending political violence in Burundi will resume next week under retired President Benjamin Mkapa with exiled politicians not likely to attend.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Civic Group Tasks Fashola On Transparency in Power, Works Ministry

[Premium Times] A Nigerian civil society organisation, Budgit, has called on the Minister for Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, to uphold transparency and ensure detailed disclosure of utilisation of funds released to his ministry for capita…

[Premium Times] A Nigerian civil society organisation, Budgit, has called on the Minister for Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, to uphold transparency and ensure detailed disclosure of utilisation of funds released to his ministry for capital projects in 2016.

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PDP in Alliance Talks With Seven Political Parties Ahead 2019 – Jerry Gana

[Premium Times] Nigeria’s main opposition party, PDP, said on Wednesday that it is in talks with seven other political parties for potential alliance ahead of the 2019 general elections.

[Premium Times] Nigeria's main opposition party, PDP, said on Wednesday that it is in talks with seven other political parties for potential alliance ahead of the 2019 general elections.

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EFCC Officials Visit Arik Air

[Premium Times] Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Wednesday, visited the head office of Nigeria’s largest airline, Arik Air.

[Premium Times] Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Wednesday, visited the head office of Nigeria's largest airline, Arik Air.

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Army Arrests Two Soldiers for Hitting Physically Challenged Man

[Premium Times] The Nigerian army says it has arrested two of its officers seen in a video clip molesting a physically challenged man for allegedly wearing a camouflage shirt.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian army says it has arrested two of its officers seen in a video clip molesting a physically challenged man for allegedly wearing a camouflage shirt.

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Awareness of Agriculture Patterns Vital for Farmers

[The Herald] Zimbabwean agriculture has evolved into patterns as opposed to random challenges and opportunities. For instance, it is now clear that one in three years is a drought year. That means we have to prepare for this pattern so that we are not …

[The Herald] Zimbabwean agriculture has evolved into patterns as opposed to random challenges and opportunities. For instance, it is now clear that one in three years is a drought year. That means we have to prepare for this pattern so that we are not taken by surprise. While ordinary people may not be able to accurately predict the impact of floods, climate and weather technology is now able to foretell the occurrence of floods, heat waves and rainfall with some degree of accuracy.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe