Niger Govt Declares ‘State of Emergency’ On Federal Roads

[Vanguard] The Niger Government on Wednesday declared ‘state of emergency’ on federal roads following the collapse of two bridges, linking the Western and Northern Nigeria.

[Vanguard] The Niger Government on Wednesday declared 'state of emergency' on federal roads following the collapse of two bridges, linking the Western and Northern Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

How I Rejected N1 Billion Bribe As Governor – Amaechi

[Premium Times] A former governor of Rivers State and Nigeria’s Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi, on Tuesday said he once rejected N1 billion bribe when he served as governor of the oil rich state.

[Premium Times] A former governor of Rivers State and Nigeria's Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi, on Tuesday said he once rejected N1 billion bribe when he served as governor of the oil rich state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

We Believe That There Must Be a Country Called Nigeria, Says Wike

[Vanguard] Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared that Rivers people are insisting on true federalism because they crave a country where all federating units are allowed to develop in line with their respective potentials and resources.

[Vanguard] Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared that Rivers people are insisting on true federalism because they crave a country where all federating units are allowed to develop in line with their respective potentials and resources.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Why We Cleared Saraki on False Asset Charge – Tribunal

[Premium Times] The Code of Conduct Tribunal on Wednesday cleared the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, of false asset declaration charges, brought against him in September 2015.

[Premium Times] The Code of Conduct Tribunal on Wednesday cleared the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, of false asset declaration charges, brought against him in September 2015.

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Expert – Tanzanians Sail Under Gambled Health Budget

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -One of the leading financial consultants under Deloitte, Dr Melchior Ngido has said that Tanzanians have been swinging under gambled health budget due to the fact that so far there is no thorough research to establish data on t…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -One of the leading financial consultants under Deloitte, Dr Melchior Ngido has said that Tanzanians have been swinging under gambled health budget due to the fact that so far there is no thorough research to establish data on the effects of health related problems and issues on the national economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Political Parties Challenged to Embrace Gender Equality

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Women participation in politics is said to remain low because it isn’t a priority within political parties. Political Science Professor Ruth Meena voiced this during a panel discussion at this year’s Mwalimu Nyerere Professoria…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Women participation in politics is said to remain low because it isn't a priority within political parties. Political Science Professor Ruth Meena voiced this during a panel discussion at this year's Mwalimu Nyerere Professorial Chair on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Everton May Face Tanzania’s Big Guns, Yanga or Simba SC

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government has asked SportPesa Limited to organise a friendly match between Everton and Young Africans or Simba SC on July 12 at the National Stadium.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government has asked SportPesa Limited to organise a friendly match between Everton and Young Africans or Simba SC on July 12 at the National Stadium.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Rauf Aregbesola, His Cabinet and Lessons in Governance

[Guardian] Governor Rauf Aregbesola’s refusal to constitute a cabinet for a long time in his state of Osun may have been quite controversial but the lessons for democracy and governance should not be missed now that the cabinet has been constituted.

[Guardian] Governor Rauf Aregbesola's refusal to constitute a cabinet for a long time in his state of Osun may have been quite controversial but the lessons for democracy and governance should not be missed now that the cabinet has been constituted.

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