Sports – Youth and Sports Ministry Wants to Improve Relations With Press

[ANGOP] Luanda -The revitalisation of the relations with the press and improvement of the communication with the public, having into account the value of the new information technologies, is part of the plan of the Press Office of the Youth and Sports …

[ANGOP] Luanda -The revitalisation of the relations with the press and improvement of the communication with the public, having into account the value of the new information technologies, is part of the plan of the Press Office of the Youth and Sports Ministry (MINJUD).

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Uber Claims 267, 000 Riders in Nigeria, Now in 75 Countries

[Guardian] Four years into its operations in Africa, Uber, an American private hire company headquartered in San Francisco, California, United States, has created about 29,000 jobs.

[Guardian] Four years into its operations in Africa, Uber, an American private hire company headquartered in San Francisco, California, United States, has created about 29,000 jobs.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

What’s Amiss in Sokoto?

[Guardian] After three streams of news reports, it’s still not quite clear what happened in Sokoto last week. Initially, the news was that Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State, a senior learned colleague and a Life Bencher, pardoned five ex-official…

[Guardian] After three streams of news reports, it's still not quite clear what happened in Sokoto last week. Initially, the news was that Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State, a senior learned colleague and a Life Bencher, pardoned five ex-officials of the Sokoto State Government currently being tried by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission along with 10 others for allegedly defrauding the state of N15bn. Not only that, since pardoning them, it was said, they had been appointed into various positions in t

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kagame’s Forces Linked to Former President’s Killing

[RFI] French investigators have questioned a new witness who implicates Rwandan President Paul Kagame’s forces in the 1994 killing of former Rwandan president Juvenal Habyarimana, which sparked the genocide of Tutsis by members of the Hutu majority, le…

[RFI] French investigators have questioned a new witness who implicates Rwandan President Paul Kagame's forces in the 1994 killing of former Rwandan president Juvenal Habyarimana, which sparked the genocide of Tutsis by members of the Hutu majority, leaving an estimated 800,000 people dead.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Come to Think of It

[Guardian] There are two greatest and most valuable possessions in life. One is tangible and the other is intangible. If you lose the intangible one you die immediately. If you lose the tangible one you will and can still live for several years. Most i…

[Guardian] There are two greatest and most valuable possessions in life. One is tangible and the other is intangible. If you lose the intangible one you die immediately. If you lose the tangible one you will and can still live for several years. Most invariably though the tangible one usually outlives you and it is such that it is available for others to inherit.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigerian Workers Maltreated By Chinese Firm Yet to Report to Police – Official

[Premium Times] The Ogun State Police Command said it is not aware of the alleged incarceration of 30 Nigerian staff in the premises of a Chinese firm for three days over alleged theft.

[Premium Times] The Ogun State Police Command said it is not aware of the alleged incarceration of 30 Nigerian staff in the premises of a Chinese firm for three days over alleged theft.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kachikwu’s Whistle

[Guardian] The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources is Dr. Ibe Kachikwu. The Minister of Petroleum Resources is Alhaji Muhammadu Buhari. Buhari is also the President of Nigeria, while Kachikwu doubles as chairman of the Nigerian National Petroleum…

[Guardian] The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources is Dr. Ibe Kachikwu. The Minister of Petroleum Resources is Alhaji Muhammadu Buhari. Buhari is also the President of Nigeria, while Kachikwu doubles as chairman of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation's (NNPC) Board of Directors. NNPC manages Nigeria's oil business. It collects all the money from the oil industry and brings to the table for sharing. The money it controls - in dollars - and the powers it wields - in political capital - are awesome. Whoeve

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria