Labour Insists CFTA’ll Turn Nigeria Into a Dumping Ground, Hails Buhari

[Vanguard] Organised Labour yesterday, praised the decision of President Muhammadu Buhari to allow for more consultations and deliberations on the controversial African Union Continental Free Trade, CFTA, billed to be ratified today in Kigali, Rwanda.

[Vanguard] Organised Labour yesterday, praised the decision of President Muhammadu Buhari to allow for more consultations and deliberations on the controversial African Union Continental Free Trade, CFTA, billed to be ratified today in Kigali, Rwanda.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Al-Basher Arrives in Kigali

[SNA] Kigali -President Of the Republic, Field Marshal, Omar Al-Basher arrived in the Rwandan capital of Kigali to participate in the African Union (AU) extraordinary summit which will be hosted by Rwanda on March 20-21 to review the establishment of t…

[SNA] Kigali -President Of the Republic, Field Marshal, Omar Al-Basher arrived in the Rwandan capital of Kigali to participate in the African Union (AU) extraordinary summit which will be hosted by Rwanda on March 20-21 to review the establishment of the African Free Trade Area.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

President Joao Lourenco in Kigali for Heads of State Summit

[ANGOP] Kigali -The President of the Republic, João Lourenço, arrived today in Kigali, capital of Rwanda, to participate Wednesday in the 10th Extraordinary Summit of Heads of State of the African Union, which will proclaim the Continental Free Trade Zone.

[ANGOP] Kigali -The President of the Republic, João Lourenço, arrived today in Kigali, capital of Rwanda, to participate Wednesday in the 10th Extraordinary Summit of Heads of State of the African Union, which will proclaim the Continental Free Trade Zone.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

NNPC to Right-Size, Not Fire Workforce When PIGB Becomes Law – Baru

[This Day] Abuja -The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Baru, has disclosed that the NNPC has started to prepare for the implementation of the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB) when it i…

[This Day] Abuja -The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Baru, has disclosed that the NNPC has started to prepare for the implementation of the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB) when it is finally signed into a law and its operations reformed, adding that the transformation process will lead to the right-sizing of its personnel but not job losses.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Senator Links Increased Herdsmen Killings to Released Boko Haram Members

[This Day] Jalingo -Senate Deputy Minority Leader, Emmanuel Bwacha, has attributed the increasing spate of killings by herdsmen across the country to the release of suspected Boko Haram members in prison custody.

[This Day] Jalingo -Senate Deputy Minority Leader, Emmanuel Bwacha, has attributed the increasing spate of killings by herdsmen across the country to the release of suspected Boko Haram members in prison custody.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria Looks Up to Turkey to Develop Satellite Market

[Vanguard] The Nigerian Communications Satellite Ltd, NIGCOMSAT, is engaging Turkish satellite operator, Turksat A.S on the possibility of expanding their market across various industries to deepen services at more affordable rates.

[Vanguard] The Nigerian Communications Satellite Ltd, NIGCOMSAT, is engaging Turkish satellite operator, Turksat A.S on the possibility of expanding their market across various industries to deepen services at more affordable rates.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

UN Rights Body Should Take Further Action On DR Congo

[HRW] In December, violence broke out in Ituri province in northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo. Militias launched deadly attacks on villages, killing scores of civilians, torching thousands of homes, and displacing more than 100,000 people, inclu…

[HRW] In December, violence broke out in Ituri province in northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo. Militias launched deadly attacks on villages, killing scores of civilians, torching thousands of homes, and displacing more than 100,000 people, including nearly 60,000 refugees who fled to Uganda.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa