Apapa Gridlock – Stay Away From Lagos, Ambode Orders Truck Owners

[This Day] After a week-long outright blockage of all access roads to Apapa and intractable gridlock resulting from it, the Lagos State Government yesterday ordered all trailers, trucks and oil tankers to stay off all roads within the state immediately.

[This Day] After a week-long outright blockage of all access roads to Apapa and intractable gridlock resulting from it, the Lagos State Government yesterday ordered all trailers, trucks and oil tankers to stay off all roads within the state immediately.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

We Must Continue Walking in Oliver Tambo’s Footsteps – Muthambi

[News24Wire] Public Service and Administration Minister Faith Muthambi has urged the people of Casteel to follow in the steps of OR Tambo, by dedicating their lives to the service of others, especially the poor and the marginalised.

[News24Wire] Public Service and Administration Minister Faith Muthambi has urged the people of Casteel to follow in the steps of OR Tambo, by dedicating their lives to the service of others, especially the poor and the marginalised.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Govt Has Not Managed Agitations Responsibly’

[This Day] A network of youth groups yesterday took a swipe on the federal government over the poor handling of separatists’ agitations and other youth movements across the country. The groups argued that the perennial cases of agitations and political…

[This Day] A network of youth groups yesterday took a swipe on the federal government over the poor handling of separatists' agitations and other youth movements across the country. The groups argued that the perennial cases of agitations and political upheavals from the various regions were not in the interest of the country, as the nation's leadership have failed to engage strategically with the various groups.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

PDP, Huriwa Condemn Growing Attacks On Journalists in Imo, Kaduna

[This Day] Owerri -The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Imo State Chapter and a Pro-democracy and non-governmental organisation, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) have raised the alarm at the growing suppression of media rights in Imo…

[This Day] Owerri -The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Imo State Chapter and a Pro-democracy and non-governmental organisation, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) have raised the alarm at the growing suppression of media rights in Imo and Kaduna states.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Glo Storms Festac With Top Musicians

[This Day] In continuation of the 27-city music concert tagged Glo Mega Music Nationwide Tour, the company will today storm FESTAC area of Lagos with top music stars to entertain its subscribers in the locality.

[This Day] In continuation of the 27-city music concert tagged Glo Mega Music Nationwide Tour, the company will today storm FESTAC area of Lagos with top music stars to entertain its subscribers in the locality.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Minister Demands Reform of IMF, World Bank

[Premium Times] Nigeria has demanded the reform of the Bretton Wood Institutions to make them responsive to the needs of developing countries and also reflect the realities of the 21st century.

[Premium Times] Nigeria has demanded the reform of the Bretton Wood Institutions to make them responsive to the needs of developing countries and also reflect the realities of the 21st century.

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Police Arrest NAN Journalist

[Premium Times] The Benue Police Command has arrested Emmanuel Atswen, a reporter of the News Agency of Nigeria, over a report on the protest by IDPs at the International Market camp in Makurdi.

[Premium Times] The Benue Police Command has arrested Emmanuel Atswen, a reporter of the News Agency of Nigeria, over a report on the protest by IDPs at the International Market camp in Makurdi.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria