Nigerian Soldiers Battle Boko Haram, Kill 21 Suspects, Rescue 1,623 Captives – Official

[Premium Times] Troops on clearance operations on Monday at Jarawa village in Kala Balge Local Government Area of Borno, rescued 1,623 captives held by remnants of Boko Haram terrorists after they neutralised 21 terrorists in a battle, an official said.

[Premium Times] Troops on clearance operations on Monday at Jarawa village in Kala Balge Local Government Area of Borno, rescued 1,623 captives held by remnants of Boko Haram terrorists after they neutralised 21 terrorists in a battle, an official said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Power Debt – Discos Reject FG’s Plan to Access Accounts

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Electricity distribution firms have faulted alleged plans by the Federal Government to escrow and centralise their revenue accounts over the poor market performance on their monthly remittances.

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Electricity distribution firms have faulted alleged plans by the Federal Government to escrow and centralise their revenue accounts over the poor market performance on their monthly remittances.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Gauteng Bomb Threat Suspects in Court Over Search Warrant

[News24Wire] A number of suspects that were identified in an investigation into bomb threats at Gauteng shopping centres have urgently approached the court over a search warrant, police said on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] A number of suspects that were identified in an investigation into bomb threats at Gauteng shopping centres have urgently approached the court over a search warrant, police said on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Whistle Blowing in Nigeria

[Daily Trust] Esq -“… Whistle blowers are the relatives, staff or friends of the blowee, who did not feel any blow when the blowee was blowing cash around.” – Anonymous.

[Daily Trust] Esq -"... Whistle blowers are the relatives, staff or friends of the blowee, who did not feel any blow when the blowee was blowing cash around." - Anonymous.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NBBF Urged to Create More Women Basketball Competitions

[Daily Trust] Peter Ahmedu, coach of First Bank Women Basketball Club of Lagos, has urged the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) to create more women basketball competitions in the country.

[Daily Trust] Peter Ahmedu, coach of First Bank Women Basketball Club of Lagos, has urged the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) to create more women basketball competitions in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Audit Boss Queries On VAT Free Sh10 Billion Oil

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Controller and Auditor General (CAG) has raised queries over 20,791,072 litres of oil worth Sh10.17 billion for Buzwagi Mines which were exempted from tax payment.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Controller and Auditor General (CAG) has raised queries over 20,791,072 litres of oil worth Sh10.17 billion for Buzwagi Mines which were exempted from tax payment.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Former Top Cop Lamoer’s Corruption Trial Expected to Begin

[News24Wire] The trial of former Western Cape police commissioner Arno Lamoer and his co-accused, who are at the centre of a corruption case, is expected to begin on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] The trial of former Western Cape police commissioner Arno Lamoer and his co-accused, who are at the centre of a corruption case, is expected to begin on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Raise Education Quality for Tanzania to Prosper

[Citizen] Civil organisations have spoken on the subject, and so have the media, education stakeholders and ordinary citizens. So we hail the Simiyu regional education officer, Mr Julius Nestori, for emphasising the importance of having qualified teach…

[Citizen] Civil organisations have spoken on the subject, and so have the media, education stakeholders and ordinary citizens. So we hail the Simiyu regional education officer, Mr Julius Nestori, for emphasising the importance of having qualified teachers in primary schools.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania