Police Arrest BBOG Members

[Daily Trust] Members of the #BringBackOurGirls group were yesterday arrested following their January march to the Presidential Villa tagged #BBOGMarchToTheVilla.

[Daily Trust] Members of the #BringBackOurGirls group were yesterday arrested following their January march to the Presidential Villa tagged #BBOGMarchToTheVilla.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Okorocha Constructing Bridges Without Design – COREN

[Daily Trust] President of the Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN) Kashim Ali yesterday said the Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha is constructing bridges without engineering design.

[Daily Trust] President of the Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN) Kashim Ali yesterday said the Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha is constructing bridges without engineering design.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nationalising the Central Bank Isn’t Bad Per Se – Just What’s Done With It

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa’s governing party, the African National Congress (ANC), recently adopted a resolution to nationalise the country’s central bank. The move comes on the back of calls for government to rein in the South African Rese…

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa’s governing party, the African National Congress (ANC), recently adopted a resolution to nationalise the country’s central bank. The move comes on the back of calls for government to rein in the South African Reserve Bank, causing concerns that the banks independence will be lost. Sibonelo Radebe asked Jannie Rossouw to consider what’s at stake.

Buhari Meets Tinubu, Akande At Aso Rock

[Daily Trust] President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday met with a national leader of the All Progressives Congress, Ahmed Bola Tinubu and a chieftain of the party, Bisi Akande.

[Daily Trust] President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday met with a national leader of the All Progressives Congress, Ahmed Bola Tinubu and a chieftain of the party, Bisi Akande.

NNPC Operating Illegal Dollar Account – Senator

[Daily Trust] Chairman Senate Committee on FCT, Senator Dino Melaye (APC, Kogi) yesterday alleged that the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) is operating an illegal account with Keystone Bank with a current balance of $137 million.

[Daily Trust] Chairman Senate Committee on FCT, Senator Dino Melaye (APC, Kogi) yesterday alleged that the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) is operating an illegal account with Keystone Bank with a current balance of $137 million.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Reps Worry Over Nigeria’s World Cup Preparations

[Daily Trust] Members of the House of Representatives Committee on Sports yesterday expressed concerns over Nigeria’s preparations toward the World Cup coming up in Russia in June this year.

[Daily Trust] Members of the House of Representatives Committee on Sports yesterday expressed concerns over Nigeria's preparations toward the World Cup coming up in Russia in June this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Soccer – Investigation Starts As Nyoso Still Under Police Custody

[Daily News] Bukoba -KAGERA Sugar defender Juma Nyoso is helping police investigations for allegedly assaulting a fan after the Kagera Sugar’s 2-0 loss to Simba at the Kaitaba Stadium.

[Daily News] Bukoba -KAGERA Sugar defender Juma Nyoso is helping police investigations for allegedly assaulting a fan after the Kagera Sugar's 2-0 loss to Simba at the Kaitaba Stadium.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Punish South Sudan Ceasefire Violators, IGAD and Troika Told

[East African] Civil societies in South Sudan have urged the regional bloc mediating peace in the war-torn country to take action against those violating the ceasefire agreement signed in December.

[East African] Civil societies in South Sudan have urged the regional bloc mediating peace in the war-torn country to take action against those violating the ceasefire agreement signed in December.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan