60,000 Lagos Pupils to Partake in Deworming Exercise

[Leadership] At least sixty thousand pupils in Lagos State public primary schools are to partake in a de-worming exercise to assist in the healthy development and welfare of children in the state.

[Leadership] At least sixty thousand pupils in Lagos State public primary schools are to partake in a de-worming exercise to assist in the healthy development and welfare of children in the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Outrage Trails Pension for Ex-Govs, Deputies

[Vanguard] Former governors, who are now senators and ministers, have been taken to task over their continued enjoyment of governors’ pensions while drawing normal salaries and allowances in their new political offices.

[Vanguard] Former governors, who are now senators and ministers, have been taken to task over their continued enjoyment of governors' pensions while drawing normal salaries and allowances in their new political offices.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Rotary Commits $35 Million to End Polio in Nigeria, Others

[Vanguard] Rotary International has announced $35 million in grants to support the global effort to end polio, bringing the organisation’s contribution to $140 million since January 2016.

[Vanguard] Rotary International has announced $35 million in grants to support the global effort to end polio, bringing the organisation's contribution to $140 million since January 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kachikwu Starts Visits to IOCs On FG’s ‘7Big Wins’ in Oil and Gas Sector

[This Day] As part of the efforts to implement the “7 Big Wins” in the oil and gas sector, which were launched by President Muhammadu Buhari late last year, the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, has urged International Oil Co…

[This Day] As part of the efforts to implement the "7 Big Wins" in the oil and gas sector, which were launched by President Muhammadu Buhari late last year, the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, has urged International Oil Companies (IOCs) to invest in building refineries in the Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

AB to Bat At No 3 for Proteas?

[News24Wire] The series may be up for grabs, but AB de Villiers’ return to international cricket is certainly the highlight going into the third T20I between the Proteas and Sri Lanka at Newlands on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] The series may be up for grabs, but AB de Villiers' return to international cricket is certainly the highlight going into the third T20I between the Proteas and Sri Lanka at Newlands on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

SABC Interim Board Appointment Process Gets Underway

[News24Wire] Parliament’s communications committee has stressed the urgent need for the appointment of an interim SABC board, with members agreeing to have the chief whips of parties come up with names.

[News24Wire] Parliament's communications committee has stressed the urgent need for the appointment of an interim SABC board, with members agreeing to have the chief whips of parties come up with names.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

KZN School Taxi Crash Death Toll Rises to Five

[News24Wire] A pupil who was badly injured in a crash involving a minibus taxi and a bus two weeks ago has died in hospital, the KwaZulu-Natal education department said on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] A pupil who was badly injured in a crash involving a minibus taxi and a bus two weeks ago has died in hospital, the KwaZulu-Natal education department said on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa