Nigeria Is Not an Oil Economy

[Leadership] Descriptions of Nigeria’s economy often include such phrases as ‘Africa’s largest oil producer’ and ‘the oil rich African nation’ but oil economies are typically characterised by low population densities and abundant oil resources. Saudi A…

[Leadership] Descriptions of Nigeria's economy often include such phrases as 'Africa's largest oil producer' and 'the oil rich African nation' but oil economies are typically characterised by low population densities and abundant oil resources. Saudi Arabia with 10 million barrels of oil per day and 30 million people, Kuwait with 2.7 million barrels of oil per day and 4 million people and Qatar with 1.5 million barrels of oil per day and 2.5 million people are typical of such. These economies pursued an economic model

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

CPS – PenCom Warns Firms Against Infractions

[Leadership] Lagos -The National Pension Commission (PenCom ) has issued a strong warning to firms that make deductions from employees salaries under the Contributory Pensions Scheme, CPS, but failed to remit same to the employees preferred Pension Fun…

[Leadership] Lagos -The National Pension Commission (PenCom ) has issued a strong warning to firms that make deductions from employees salaries under the Contributory Pensions Scheme, CPS, but failed to remit same to the employees preferred Pension Fund Administrator, PFA, that it will apply sanctions against such firm in accordance with the Pension Act.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ecobank Nigeria Holds Forum, Pledges More Support for Trade

[Guardian] Ecobank Nigeria has concluded its customer forum for exporters and importers targeted at boosting trade and commerce in the country, with pledge to do more in trade financing.

[Guardian] Ecobank Nigeria has concluded its customer forum for exporters and importers targeted at boosting trade and commerce in the country, with pledge to do more in trade financing.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ruthless Kenya Police Go 15 Points Clear in Hockey League

[Nation] Runaway leaders Kenya Police on Saturday opened a 15-point lead at the top of the Kenya Hockey Union men’s Premier League after a 4-0 win over Kenya College of Accountancy University (KCA-U) in their match at City Park Stadium, Nairobi.

[Nation] Runaway leaders Kenya Police on Saturday opened a 15-point lead at the top of the Kenya Hockey Union men's Premier League after a 4-0 win over Kenya College of Accountancy University (KCA-U) in their match at City Park Stadium, Nairobi.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Writer Ngonguita Diogo to Recite At Angola-Brazil Cultural Centre

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan writer, Ngonguita Diogo is due to recite the poetry entitled “um brinde à dipanda” at Angola-Brazil Cultural Centre (CCBA) on Thursday November 9 in Luanda.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan writer, Ngonguita Diogo is due to recite the poetry entitled "um brinde à dipanda" at Angola-Brazil Cultural Centre (CCBA) on Thursday November 9 in Luanda.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Prince Rues Cobras’ Sunfoil Series Fielding Effort

[News24Wire] Cape Cobras coach Ashwell Prince has been counting the cost of some of their catching after the opening half of the Sunfoil Series season as they headed to the four-day break with five draws from five matches.

[News24Wire] Cape Cobras coach Ashwell Prince has been counting the cost of some of their catching after the opening half of the Sunfoil Series season as they headed to the four-day break with five draws from five matches.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa