Benin DISCO, Delta, Thames Sign MOU On Isoko Power Plant

[This Day] The Benin Electricity Distribution Plc (BEDC) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Thames Energy Limited and the Delta State Government on the construction of a 20 megawatt-capacity power plant as part of the efforts to ensure…

[This Day] The Benin Electricity Distribution Plc (BEDC) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Thames Energy Limited and the Delta State Government on the construction of a 20 megawatt-capacity power plant as part of the efforts to ensure that over 200 commercial entities around Ozoro in Isoko Local Government areas of Delta State have improved access to electricity supply.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Hajj 2017: First Batch of Pilgrims Return

[Premium Times] Pic.23. Some of the 460 Muslim pilgrims from Kwara before the take-off of their flight during the inaugural air-lift of 2017 pilgrims at the International Airport in Ilorin on Thursday (3/8/17). 04012/3/8/2017/Anthony Alabi/BJO/NAN

[Premium Times] Pic.23. Some of the 460 Muslim pilgrims from Kwara before the take-off of their flight during the inaugural air-lift of 2017 pilgrims at the International Airport in Ilorin on Thursday (3/8/17). 04012/3/8/2017/Anthony Alabi/BJO/NAN

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kwankwaso, Ganduje Clash – Group Urges IG to Punish Perpetrators

[This Day] Kano -Kano Civil Society Forum (KCSF) has called on the Inspector General of Police (IG), Mr. Ibrahim Idris, to at a matter of urgency, punish the perpetrators of the clash that broke out between the supporters of the State Governor, Abdulla…

[This Day] Kano -Kano Civil Society Forum (KCSF) has called on the Inspector General of Police (IG), Mr. Ibrahim Idris, to at a matter of urgency, punish the perpetrators of the clash that broke out between the supporters of the State Governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, and his predecessor, Mr. Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Natural Disasters and the Environment – the Unspoken Issues in Nigeria

[Vanguard] Beyond talking about politics, bad leadership and the antics of those in power, very few of us devote enough time to discussing public policy, meaning the strategies and actions necessary to turning this country around. Even when we do have …

[Vanguard] Beyond talking about politics, bad leadership and the antics of those in power, very few of us devote enough time to discussing public policy, meaning the strategies and actions necessary to turning this country around. Even when we do have some vague conversations about policy, our natural environment is often the last topic of discussion. It is often said that in a country where many are still so poor, conversations about the many negative ways in which we impact our surroundings can't hold, which is iro

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Okowa Urges National Assembly to Speed Up Passage of PIB

[This Day] To boost investors confidence in the oil and gas sector, Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, has urged the National Assembly to speed up the process of passing the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB).

[This Day] To boost investors confidence in the oil and gas sector, Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, has urged the National Assembly to speed up the process of passing the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Shareholder Value at the NSE Sheds Sh123 Billion in Two Trading Days

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Investors’ wealth at the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) is continuing to decline owing to the political uncertainty in the country, having lost Sh123 billion on Friday and Monday this week.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Investors' wealth at the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) is continuing to decline owing to the political uncertainty in the country, having lost Sh123 billion on Friday and Monday this week.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Abdicate Your Duties at Your Peril, Sonko Dares County Workers

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has warned city hall workers who have threatened to go on strike over delayed August salaries, among other reasons, to do so at their own peril.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has warned city hall workers who have threatened to go on strike over delayed August salaries, among other reasons, to do so at their own peril.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya