Group Warns Nigeria May Fail If Not Restructured Now

[This Day] The Nigerian National Summit Group (NNSG), a civil society organisation, has decried the politicking surrounding the issue of restructuring, noting that a lack of action might lead Nigeria towards the Somalia path – a failed state riddled wi…

[This Day] The Nigerian National Summit Group (NNSG), a civil society organisation, has decried the politicking surrounding the issue of restructuring, noting that a lack of action might lead Nigeria towards the Somalia path - a failed state riddled with violence.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

WHO – Edo Tops Nigeria’s Routine Immunisation Coverage Chart

[This Day] Benin City -Edo State has been adjudged the best-performing state in routine immunisation coverage in Nigeria, with no variation between its administrative data and the outcome of the National Immunisation Coverage Survey conducted in 2016.

[This Day] Benin City -Edo State has been adjudged the best-performing state in routine immunisation coverage in Nigeria, with no variation between its administrative data and the outcome of the National Immunisation Coverage Survey conducted in 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Fani-Kayode – Jonathan’s Campaign Organisation Owes My Company N24m, Says Witness

[This Day] The Managing Director of Paste Poster Company Limited, Mr. Olusegun Idowu, has alleged that ex-president Goodluck Jonathan’s campaign organisation owes his company N24m for the printing of posters for the 2015 presidential election.

[This Day] The Managing Director of Paste Poster Company Limited, Mr. Olusegun Idowu, has alleged that ex-president Goodluck Jonathan's campaign organisation owes his company N24m for the printing of posters for the 2015 presidential election.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

FIFA Appoints Bondo to Take Charge of Nigeria, Zambia Showdown

[This Day] Joshua Bondo, a 39-year old referee from Botswana who has been an international arbiter for the past 10 years, will take charge of the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying cracker between Nigeria and Zambia in Uyo next week Saturday.

[This Day] Joshua Bondo, a 39-year old referee from Botswana who has been an international arbiter for the past 10 years, will take charge of the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying cracker between Nigeria and Zambia in Uyo next week Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Rivers Oil Producing Communities Rue Govt’s Neglect

[This Day] Port Harcourt -Ninety-seven oil producing and host communities in Ogba/Egbema/Ndoni Local Government Area (ONELGA) of Rivers State have lamented the failure of the federal government and oil companies operating in the area to bring developme…

[This Day] Port Harcourt -Ninety-seven oil producing and host communities in Ogba/Egbema/Ndoni Local Government Area (ONELGA) of Rivers State have lamented the failure of the federal government and oil companies operating in the area to bring development to the communities despite their contribution to the economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Pressure Mounts On State to Revive Review of Constitution

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Pressure on the government to revive the constitution review process mounted on Wednesday with at least 80 civil society organisations (CSOs) adding their voices to the chorus.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Pressure on the government to revive the constitution review process mounted on Wednesday with at least 80 civil society organisations (CSOs) adding their voices to the chorus.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

CNLG Lauds Belgian Trial of More Genocide Suspects

[New Times] The National Commission for the Fight against Genocide (CNLG) has welcomed the decision by the Belgian judiciary to try three men suspected of playing a role in the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.

[New Times] The National Commission for the Fight against Genocide (CNLG) has welcomed the decision by the Belgian judiciary to try three men suspected of playing a role in the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Ex-Finance Minister Urges Ring-Fencing of U.S.$ Bank Balances

[New Zimbabwe] Former Finance Minister Tendai Biti has urged the government to protect bank depositors’ US dollar bank balances from being wiped out due to the sharp fall of the bond note.

[New Zimbabwe] Former Finance Minister Tendai Biti has urged the government to protect bank depositors' US dollar bank balances from being wiped out due to the sharp fall of the bond note.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe