Experts Urge Refineries’ Sale As Govt Seeks N342.72 Bn for Repair

[Guardian] Experts have condemned the Federal Government’s move to source another $1.12 billion (N342.72 billion) to repair the nation’s refineries.Their opposition to the plan is premised on the speculation that the government may have spent up to N96…

[Guardian] Experts have condemned the Federal Government's move to source another $1.12 billion (N342.72 billion) to repair the nation's refineries.Their opposition to the plan is premised on the speculation that the government may have spent up to N963 billion in the last 18 years for the repairs of the refineries without achieving the desired result.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Patience Jonathan Accuses EFCC of Witch Hunt

[Guardian] Former Nigerian First Lady Dame Patience Jonathan, has accused the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), of targeting her family for a witch hunt and urged President Muhammadu Buhari to intervene.

[Guardian] Former Nigerian First Lady Dame Patience Jonathan, has accused the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), of targeting her family for a witch hunt and urged President Muhammadu Buhari to intervene.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Peace Bill Sails Through

[The Herald] The National Assembly has passed the National Peace and Reconciliation Bill and the proposed law is set to be introduced in the Senate today. The passage of the Bill follows minor changes to the original Bill following some criticism by le…

[The Herald] The National Assembly has passed the National Peace and Reconciliation Bill and the proposed law is set to be introduced in the Senate today. The passage of the Bill follows minor changes to the original Bill following some criticism by legislators.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Victoria Falls Hotels Register 13% Growth

[The Herald] Rainbow Tourism Group (RTG)’s hotels based in Victoria Falls — a colossal tourist destination — posted a 13 percent revenue growth to $339 000 for the year to June 30, 2017 as the recently unveiled Victoria Falls International Airport co…

[The Herald] Rainbow Tourism Group (RTG)'s hotels based in Victoria Falls -- a colossal tourist destination -- posted a 13 percent revenue growth to $339 000 for the year to June 30, 2017 as the recently unveiled Victoria Falls International Airport continues to hold sway.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Grace Mugabe Donates Used Underwear – Report

[News24Wire] Zimbabwean First Lady Grace Mugabe has reportedly drawn criticism from health and political activists after she allegedly donated used underwear to Zanu-PF party supporters in the eastern border city of Mutare.

[News24Wire] Zimbabwean First Lady Grace Mugabe has reportedly drawn criticism from health and political activists after she allegedly donated used underwear to Zanu-PF party supporters in the eastern border city of Mutare.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe