Loss of N30 Trillion – British American Tobacco Denies Wrongdoing

[Premium Times] The British American Tobacco Nigeria has denied any wrongdoing in the National Assembly’s investigation of 30 companies over alleged complicity in the loss of N30 trillion federal revenue in the import and export value chain between 200…

[Premium Times] The British American Tobacco Nigeria has denied any wrongdoing in the National Assembly's investigation of 30 companies over alleged complicity in the loss of N30 trillion federal revenue in the import and export value chain between 2006 and 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Economic Impact of Boko Haram in Nigeria’s North East Now $9 Billion – Buratai

[Premium Times] The Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai, says the economic impact of Boko Haram activities in the North East is estimated at $9 billion (N274.5b).

[Premium Times] The Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai, says the economic impact of Boko Haram activities in the North East is estimated at $9 billion (N274.5b).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Anambra – Gov. Obiano’s Re-Election Bid Under Threat As Factional Crisis Tears APGA Apart

[Premium Times] A lingering leadership friction in the All Progressives Grand Alliance could derail the re-election bid of Governor Willie Obiano in Anambra State, latest checks by PREMIUM TIMES have shown0.

[Premium Times] A lingering leadership friction in the All Progressives Grand Alliance could derail the re-election bid of Governor Willie Obiano in Anambra State, latest checks by PREMIUM TIMES have shown0.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Police to Lodge Interdict Against Striking Emergency Line Workers

[News24Wire] Following Thursday’s violent picket by employees at the Midrand 10111 call centre, the South African Police Service (SAPS) will on Friday bring an urgent application in the Labour Court “to prevent unlawful conduct” by the picketing workers.

[News24Wire] Following Thursday's violent picket by employees at the Midrand 10111 call centre, the South African Police Service (SAPS) will on Friday bring an urgent application in the Labour Court "to prevent unlawful conduct" by the picketing workers.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ministers Grab U.S.$6 Million Govt Equipment Meant for Farmers

[New Zimbabwe] Zanu PF bigwigs in Matebeleland South have reportedly side-lined A2 farmers and grabbed irrigation equipment acquired by the government from Spain under a facility worth over $6 million.

[New Zimbabwe] Zanu PF bigwigs in Matebeleland South have reportedly side-lined A2 farmers and grabbed irrigation equipment acquired by the government from Spain under a facility worth over $6 million.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mwirigi, 24, Set For Parliamentary Win in Igembe South

[Capital FM] At just 24 years old, John Paul Mwirigi could be the youngest Member of Parliament after taking a lead in the Igembe South parliamentary seat on an independent ticket.

[Capital FM] At just 24 years old, John Paul Mwirigi could be the youngest Member of Parliament after taking a lead in the Igembe South parliamentary seat on an independent ticket.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya