Minister Explains Vibration At MMIA, Insists On Concession of Airports

[This Day] The Minister of State, Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika, yesterday explained the vibration at the international terminal of the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMIA), Lagos, which passengers and airport workers described as earthquake and said that i…

[This Day] The Minister of State, Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika, yesterday explained the vibration at the international terminal of the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMIA), Lagos, which passengers and airport workers described as earthquake and said that it was due to unlatched doors at the central cooling system, where all the equipment for the chillers are stored.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

We’re Complying With Presidential Directive on Killings – Police

[This Day] Abuja -Following the directive by President Muhammadu Buhari to the Inspector General of Police (IG), Ibrahim Idris, to stop further killings by herdsmen and reprisal attacks by locals, the Nigerian Police yesterday said it was complying wit…

[This Day] Abuja -Following the directive by President Muhammadu Buhari to the Inspector General of Police (IG), Ibrahim Idris, to stop further killings by herdsmen and reprisal attacks by locals, the Nigerian Police yesterday said it was complying with the directive.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Pastoralists Drought-stricken Puntland Fight for Survival

[VOA] You can find Fatuma Warsama on the side of the road somewhere between Qardho and Bandar Bayla in Somalia’s semi-autonomous Puntland region. The 50-year-old pastoralist and her family traveled for miles across this dry, cracked earth in search of …

[VOA] You can find Fatuma Warsama on the side of the road somewhere between Qardho and Bandar Bayla in Somalia's semi-autonomous Puntland region. The 50-year-old pastoralist and her family traveled for miles across this dry, cracked earth in search of pasture for their goats.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

TUC Demands Region-By-Region Job Creation Report

[Business Day] The Trades Union Congress (TUC) has lauded government’s job creation initiatives outlined in the 2017 budget. The one-district-one-factory and one-village-one-dam initiatives will help create decent jobs in all parts of Ghana,” the TUC o…

[Business Day] The Trades Union Congress (TUC) has lauded government's job creation initiatives outlined in the 2017 budget. The one-district-one-factory and one-village-one-dam initiatives will help create decent jobs in all parts of Ghana," the TUC observed.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

New Masterplan to Fix Power Crisis

[Business Day] GHANA’S new government is looking to fix a crippling power crisis with a complete overhaul of its deficit-ridden energy sector including a boost for solar energy.

[Business Day] GHANA'S new government is looking to fix a crippling power crisis with a complete overhaul of its deficit-ridden energy sector including a boost for solar energy.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Domestic Airlines in Conflicting Response to Ticket Vat Removal

[Business Day] Business Day has discovered an apparent conflict in the response of domestic airline operators to the removal of the 17.5 Value Added Tax (VAT) on domestic air tickets.

[Business Day] Business Day has discovered an apparent conflict in the response of domestic airline operators to the removal of the 17.5 Value Added Tax (VAT) on domestic air tickets.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Making Money From Tourism

[Business Day] Tourism has, over the past six decades, experienced continued expansion and diversification, becoming one of the largest and fastest-growing economic sectors in the world, turning it into a key driver of socio-economic progress through e…

[Business Day] Tourism has, over the past six decades, experienced continued expansion and diversification, becoming one of the largest and fastest-growing economic sectors in the world, turning it into a key driver of socio-economic progress through export revenues, the creation of jobs and enterprises, and infrastructure development.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Sheriff’s Spokesman, Bwala Resigns

[This Day] Abuja -Inuwa Bwala, the Special Assistant on Media to the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, has resigned his job.

[This Day] Abuja -Inuwa Bwala, the Special Assistant on Media to the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, has resigned his job.

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Suicide Bomber Targets Military Training Camp, Killing Several Soldiers

[VOA] Somali military officials say a suicide bomber has attacked a military training camp on the outskirts of Mogadishu, the capital, killing several soldiers and wounding others.

[VOA] Somali military officials say a suicide bomber has attacked a military training camp on the outskirts of Mogadishu, the capital, killing several soldiers and wounding others.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia