How Police Chief Disobeyed Buhari’s Order On Benue Crisis

[Premium Times] The Inspector-General of Police Ibrahim Idris has yet to relocate to Benue State, in an apparent affront to President Muhammadu Buhari’s order last month.

[Premium Times] The Inspector-General of Police Ibrahim Idris has yet to relocate to Benue State, in an apparent affront to President Muhammadu Buhari's order last month.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

President Buhari Nominates Edward Adamu As CBN Deputy Governor

[Guardian] President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated Mr Edward Lametek Adamu to the Senate for confirmation as Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).Mr Femi Adesina, the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, made this k…

[Guardian] President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated Mr Edward Lametek Adamu to the Senate for confirmation as Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).Mr Femi Adesina, the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, made this known in a statement in Abuja on Thursday.

Benue Govt to Pay for Information About Wanted Criminal

[Daily Trust] Benue Government has increased the ransom it pledged to give anyone with useful information that could lead to the arrest of Mr Terwase Akwaza, alias Ghana, from N10 million to N50 million.

[Daily Trust] Benue Government has increased the ransom it pledged to give anyone with useful information that could lead to the arrest of Mr Terwase Akwaza, alias Ghana, from N10 million to N50 million.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Word Has It… Safi Cancels Plan to Join Politics

[New Times] Many musicians around the world have quit music in favour of politics. We have seen musicians in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda joining politics. And in Rwanda, this happened last year when R&B singer Safi Madiba announced that he was planning to run for Member of Parliament.

[New Times] Many musicians around the world have quit music in favour of politics. We have seen musicians in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda joining politics. And in Rwanda, this happened last year when R&B singer Safi Madiba announced that he was planning to run for Member of Parliament.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Kadenge to Visit Old Trafford on Saturday

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Harambee Stars legend Joe Kadenge will achieve his life-long dream of watching his favourite team Manchester United play when he travels to the United Kingdom on Friday for Man U’s match against Huddersfield Town at Old Trafford o…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Harambee Stars legend Joe Kadenge will achieve his life-long dream of watching his favourite team Manchester United play when he travels to the United Kingdom on Friday for Man U's match against Huddersfield Town at Old Trafford on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Rwandans in Kenya Observe Heroes’ Day

[New Times] Rwandans in Kenya thronged their embassy in Nairobi yesterday to join their compatriots back home and elsewhere in the world to celebrate the National Heroes Day.

[New Times] Rwandans in Kenya thronged their embassy in Nairobi yesterday to join their compatriots back home and elsewhere in the world to celebrate the National Heroes Day.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Archaeologists Begin Scans for Secret Chamber in Tutankhamun’s Tomb

[Deutsche Welle] In 2015 a British Egyptologist said he found evidence of a hidden chamber behind King Tutankhamun’s lavish tomb. Archaeologists have now started what they hope are decisive scans.

[Deutsche Welle] In 2015 a British Egyptologist said he found evidence of a hidden chamber behind King Tutankhamun's lavish tomb. Archaeologists have now started what they hope are decisive scans.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

It’s Vital to Inculcate a Corporate Culture of PEs Autonomy

[The Point] As government plans to introduce a public enterprise sector reform programme, to engender -improved corporate governance, operational efficiency, performance, as well as pay dividends to government, it’s to inculcate a corporate culture of …

[The Point] As government plans to introduce a public enterprise sector reform programme, to engender -improved corporate governance, operational efficiency, performance, as well as pay dividends to government, it's to inculcate a corporate culture of PEs autonomy, to the extent that Boards and Management the latter in particular, are empowered to govern the affairs of state enterprises without undue, or other political interference, from government.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia