Civil Society Group Writes Trump, Demands Return of Stolen Assets

[Vanguard] A civil society group, Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent an open letter to the US President Donald J. Trump urging his “Administration to attach and release to Nigeria some $500 million worth of US-based proce…

[Vanguard] A civil society group, Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent an open letter to the US President Donald J. Trump urging his "Administration to attach and release to Nigeria some $500 million worth of US-based proceeds of corruption traced to former Nigerian dictator General Sani Abacha."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lack of Coordination Threatens Cross River’s Cocoa Project

[Daily Trust] The Cross River Government cocoa project is facing implementation challenges due to lack of coordination of activities by government officials, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.

[Daily Trust] The Cross River Government cocoa project is facing implementation challenges due to lack of coordination of activities by government officials, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Rivers Community Commends Wike for Awarding Road Project

[Daily Trust] The Ibaa community in Emohua council area of Rivers has commended Gov. Nyesom Wike’s administration for awarding the contract for the construction of the Rumuji-Ibaa-Isiokpo road.

[Daily Trust] The Ibaa community in Emohua council area of Rivers has commended Gov. Nyesom Wike's administration for awarding the contract for the construction of the Rumuji-Ibaa-Isiokpo road.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Gunmen Shoot Police Officer

[Daily Trust] Unidentified gunmen on Sunday morning shot Corporal Michael Olujimi, a policeman attached to the Okitipupa Police Division in Ondo State.

[Daily Trust] Unidentified gunmen on Sunday morning shot Corporal Michael Olujimi, a policeman attached to the Okitipupa Police Division in Ondo State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Project Empowers Thousands of Farmers

[Daily Trust] No fewer than 4,128 farmers in Edo have been empowered through Fadama 111 Project, the Project Coordinator of the programme in the state, Mr Edward Izevbigie, has said.

[Daily Trust] No fewer than 4,128 farmers in Edo have been empowered through Fadama 111 Project, the Project Coordinator of the programme in the state, Mr Edward Izevbigie, has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Gunmen in Bakkie Leave 1 Dead, Another Injured

[News24Wire] Mystery still surrounds an incident in Fordsburg on Saturday night, when a group of men travelling in a bakkie opened fire on another vehicle, killing at least one person.

[News24Wire] Mystery still surrounds an incident in Fordsburg on Saturday night, when a group of men travelling in a bakkie opened fire on another vehicle, killing at least one person.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Rice Farmers Strategise to Boost Production

[Daily Trust] Rice farmers in the South-South geo-political zone of the country say they are determined to boost rice production with a view to ensuring food security in the zone.

[Daily Trust] Rice farmers in the South-South geo-political zone of the country say they are determined to boost rice production with a view to ensuring food security in the zone.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria