Cows Chase Out Pupils From Classrooms in Edo

[Guardian] Benin City -Pupils of Ohovbe Primary School in Ikpoba-Okha local council of Edo State were on Tuesday chased out of their classrooms by cows.The pupils were said to have stayed outside for about one hour before the herdsman came to take them…

[Guardian] Benin City -Pupils of Ohovbe Primary School in Ikpoba-Okha local council of Edo State were on Tuesday chased out of their classrooms by cows.The pupils were said to have stayed outside for about one hour before the herdsman came to take them out.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Sale of Barclays Exposes Indigenisation Hypocrisy’

[Financial Gazette] The imminent acquisition of Barclays Bank Zimbabwe by a Malawian bank, First Merchant Bank as widely reported is both curious and depressing. Curious in that indigenisation has been a political mantra for many years, especially sinc…

[Financial Gazette] The imminent acquisition of Barclays Bank Zimbabwe by a Malawian bank, First Merchant Bank as widely reported is both curious and depressing. Curious in that indigenisation has been a political mantra for many years, especially since the year 2000 yet there was no attempt to acquire this valuable asset. Depressing in that Barclays just like Standard Chartered Bank, for many years, were the epitome of banking in Rhodesia and later Zimbabwe.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

New Kilimanjaro Regional Commissioner Mghwira Pays Courtsey Call to CCM Regional Office

[Citizen] Kilimanjaro -New Kilimanjaro Regional Commissioner Ms Anna Mghwira has kicked off her first day at work on Thursday by paying a courtesy visit at ruling party CCM head offices in the region and to the home of the late Chadema Kilimanjaro Chai…

[Citizen] Kilimanjaro -New Kilimanjaro Regional Commissioner Ms Anna Mghwira has kicked off her first day at work on Thursday by paying a courtesy visit at ruling party CCM head offices in the region and to the home of the late Chadema Kilimanjaro Chairman Mzee Philemon Ndesamburo.

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Lagos Govt Official Jailed for Phone Theft

[Premium Times] The Lagos State Government has prosecuted a paramilitary officer attached to the Lagos State Task Force for stealing a ‘Phantom 6 Techno’ mobile phone belonging to one Pastor Kingsley of Christ Church, Fadeyi, Lagos.

[Premium Times] The Lagos State Government has prosecuted a paramilitary officer attached to the Lagos State Task Force for stealing a 'Phantom 6 Techno' mobile phone belonging to one Pastor Kingsley of Christ Church, Fadeyi, Lagos.

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Dr Mpango – More Investments Needed in Processing Industries

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government has said it could have registered higher exports earnings between January and March 2017 if more efforts would have been put in processing industries.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government has said it could have registered higher exports earnings between January and March 2017 if more efforts would have been put in processing industries.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Militants Threaten to Resume Bombing of Oil Facilities in Delta

[Guardian] Warri -A militant group, New Delta Avengers, yesterday vowed to resume disruption of oil exploration activities in Delta State. The militants declared “Operation Cripple Oil and Gas Production’ saying they would use any means available to ac…

[Guardian] Warri -A militant group, New Delta Avengers, yesterday vowed to resume disruption of oil exploration activities in Delta State. The militants declared "Operation Cripple Oil and Gas Production' saying they would use any means available to achieve their aim.

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Ayub Timbe Pays Tribute to Departed Cheick Tiote

[Nation] Kenya international Ayuba Timbe has paid glowing tribute to Ivorian midfielder Cheick Tiote who died this week after collapsing while training with his Chinese club Beijing Enterprises.

[Nation] Kenya international Ayuba Timbe has paid glowing tribute to Ivorian midfielder Cheick Tiote who died this week after collapsing while training with his Chinese club Beijing Enterprises.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Lagos to Empower Ibeju-Lekki Residents With Business Loans

[Guardian] The Lagos State government has started giving out loans to boost small-scale businesses and start-ups in all 57 local councils. Addressing youths, market women and stakeholders on the scheme floated by the state government at the Ibeju -Lekk…

[Guardian] The Lagos State government has started giving out loans to boost small-scale businesses and start-ups in all 57 local councils. Addressing youths, market women and stakeholders on the scheme floated by the state government at the Ibeju -Lekki local government development area (LCDA) secretariat, Chairman of Euroway Business Development Limited, Oye Akinsemoyin said the scheme being anchored by the Lagos State Government Trust Fund Empowerment Scheme, in collaboration with Euroway would empower of 10,000 yo

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