Suspected Cattle Rustlers Kill Three Police Officers

[Nation] Tension is high in Archers Post on the Samburu-Isiolo–Laikipia border after four people, among them three police officers, were shot dead on Wednesday evening while tracking stolen goats.

[Nation] Tension is high in Archers Post on the Samburu-Isiolo--Laikipia border after four people, among them three police officers, were shot dead on Wednesday evening while tracking stolen goats.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Power Sector Loses N108 Billion in First Quarter

[Guardian] Nigeria’s power sector lost about N108 billion during the first three months of this year due to several constraints inhibiting the regular supply of electricity in the country.

[Guardian] Nigeria's power sector lost about N108 billion during the first three months of this year due to several constraints inhibiting the regular supply of electricity in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Experts Kick As CBN Retains 20 Months Old MPR At 14 Per Cent

[Guardian] As the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday retained the Monetary Policy Rate (MPR), the rate at which the CBN lends money to commercial banks, at 14 per cent against industry watchers expectations, some economists are forecasting a conti…

[Guardian] As the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday retained the Monetary Policy Rate (MPR), the rate at which the CBN lends money to commercial banks, at 14 per cent against industry watchers expectations, some economists are forecasting a continuous contraction in the real sector of the Nigerian Economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NNPC Pledges to Assist National Assembly in Passage of PIB

[Guardian] Abuja -The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Maikanti Baru, has pledged commitment to the passage of Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB).Baru, who spoke yesterday in Abuja, said the corporation would do…

[Guardian] Abuja -The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Maikanti Baru, has pledged commitment to the passage of Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB).Baru, who spoke yesterday in Abuja, said the corporation would do everything possible to ensure that the lawmakers avoid making mistakes in the bill.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Global Research Fellow Urges Judges to Be Pro-Active in Interpretation of Laws

[Guardian] Legal practitioner and 2017 Global Research Fellow of International Center for Not for profit Law (ICNL) Washington DC, Solomon Okedara has urged Judges to be pro-active in the interpretation of existing legal frameworks to protect data priv…

[Guardian] Legal practitioner and 2017 Global Research Fellow of International Center for Not for profit Law (ICNL) Washington DC, Solomon Okedara has urged Judges to be pro-active in the interpretation of existing legal frameworks to protect data privacy.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Our Critics Have Loud Voices, Ignore Them – Presidency

[Premium Times] The Presidency has urged Nigerians to count the blessings that the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari had brought to the country’s economy rather than listening to voices of critics with selfish ambitions.

[Premium Times] The Presidency has urged Nigerians to count the blessings that the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari had brought to the country's economy rather than listening to voices of critics with selfish ambitions.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

UBA Fined Over N75 Million for Unauthorised Charges

[Premium Times] The United Bank for Africa, UBA, paid over N75 million on sanctions to various regulatory bodies in the banking sector in 2017, a PREMIUM TIMES analysis of its financial statement for the year ending December 2017 has shown.

[Premium Times] The United Bank for Africa, UBA, paid over N75 million on sanctions to various regulatory bodies in the banking sector in 2017, a PREMIUM TIMES analysis of its financial statement for the year ending December 2017 has shown.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Okays Assessment, Rebuilding of Ravaged Communities

[Guardian] Abuja -The Federal Government has directed the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) to assess communities ravaged by insurgency and activities of herdsmen nationwide.

[Guardian] Abuja -The Federal Government has directed the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) to assess communities ravaged by insurgency and activities of herdsmen nationwide.