President Buhari Directs Reinstatement of Gov Obiano’s Security Aides

[Vanguard] Not up to seven hours, the senate ordered the Inspector General of Police, Mr. Ibrahim Idris to restore all the security aides of Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra state, that President Muhammadu Buhari equally directed the reinstatement of …

[Vanguard] Not up to seven hours, the senate ordered the Inspector General of Police, Mr. Ibrahim Idris to restore all the security aides of Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra state, that President Muhammadu Buhari equally directed the reinstatement of the security aides of the Governor.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Put to Task Over Unpaid Bills, Pensions

[New Times] Members of the parliamentary Standing Committee on Political Affairs and Gender have urged the Ministry for Finance and Economic Planning to tighten rules and make it difficult for different employers and contractors to go on with their bus…

[New Times] Members of the parliamentary Standing Committee on Political Affairs and Gender have urged the Ministry for Finance and Economic Planning to tighten rules and make it difficult for different employers and contractors to go on with their businesses without paying employees' wages and pension contributions.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

U.S.$20.2 Bn Missing From NNPC Since 1999 – Falana

[Vanguard] Human rights lawyer Femi Falana SAN has accused the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) of failing to remit over $20.2bn since the return of democracy in 1999 to date, saying that, “Instead of piling up external loans the federal …

[Vanguard] Human rights lawyer Femi Falana SAN has accused the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) of failing to remit over $20.2bn since the return of democracy in 1999 to date, saying that, "Instead of piling up external loans the federal government should be compelled by the Nigerian people to embark on the immediate recovery and repatriation of hundreds of billions of dollars from the NNPC."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Air Force Partners Turkey Armed Forces

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Air Force, NAF, has expressed it readiness to partner with the Turkish Armed Forces to enhance capacity building for its (Nigerian) personnel and promote mutually beneficial collaboration between the militaries of both coun…

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Air Force, NAF, has expressed it readiness to partner with the Turkish Armed Forces to enhance capacity building for its (Nigerian) personnel and promote mutually beneficial collaboration between the militaries of both countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lawyers Urge Supreme Court to Annul Repeat Election

[Nation] Widespread violence, poor voter turnout and failure to adhere to Constitution provisions were yesterday cited as grounds on which Supreme Court judges should annul the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta in the October 26 fresh poll.

[Nation] Widespread violence, poor voter turnout and failure to adhere to Constitution provisions were yesterday cited as grounds on which Supreme Court judges should annul the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta in the October 26 fresh poll.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Buhari, 12 Governors, 18 Ministers, Others in Anambra

[Daily Trust] Awka -President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday assured the people of Anambra state and indeed the Igbos that they would benefit immensely on his government plans on infrastructure.

[Daily Trust] Awka -President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday assured the people of Anambra state and indeed the Igbos that they would benefit immensely on his government plans on infrastructure.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ex-President Jonathan Denies Political Rift With Governor Dickson

[Premium Times] Contrary to speculations of a rift between former President Goodluck Jonathan and Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State, both men have denied the existence of leadership tussle.

[Premium Times] Contrary to speculations of a rift between former President Goodluck Jonathan and Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State, both men have denied the existence of leadership tussle.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria