Why U.S. Investment in Nigeria Is Restricted – U.S. Senator

[Vanguard] The head of a United States of America’s congressional delegation on a visit to Nigeria, Senator Chris Coons, has said that American investors have held back their investment in Nigeria due to currency regulations, saying that they would inc…

[Vanguard] The head of a United States of America's congressional delegation on a visit to Nigeria, Senator Chris Coons, has said that American investors have held back their investment in Nigeria due to currency regulations, saying that they would increase their investment in the country when there is a free-floating Naira.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Unpaid Subsidy – NUPENG Rejects Planned Mass Sack By Marketers

[Vanguard] The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, NUPENG, yesterday rejected threat by Petroleum oil marketers to embark on mass sack of workers, over unpaid subsidy claims, warning the oil marketers not to use workers as scapegoats.

[Vanguard] The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, NUPENG, yesterday rejected threat by Petroleum oil marketers to embark on mass sack of workers, over unpaid subsidy claims, warning the oil marketers not to use workers as scapegoats.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tanzania, Burundi to Cooperate on Repatriations

[VOA] Tanzania, Burundi and the U.N. refugee agency announced Thursday that they have reached an agreement to repatriate Burundian refugees who want to go home. Tanzania has been impatient to get the process started, and all parties now say they will w…

[VOA] Tanzania, Burundi and the U.N. refugee agency announced Thursday that they have reached an agreement to repatriate Burundian refugees who want to go home. Tanzania has been impatient to get the process started, and all parties now say they will work to facilitate the safe, dignified return of the refugees beginning in early September.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Opposition Leader Calls for Civil Disobedience to Force Kabila From Power

[VOA] A Congolese opposition leader is calling for widespread civil disobedience beginning on October 1 to protest the absence of elections. The protest across the Democratic Republic of the Congo would include refusing to pay taxes or pay for public s…

[VOA] A Congolese opposition leader is calling for widespread civil disobedience beginning on October 1 to protest the absence of elections. The protest across the Democratic Republic of the Congo would include refusing to pay taxes or pay for public services.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Whatever the Petition Outcome, We’re All Winners – Odinga

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Opposition National Super Alliance (NASA) leader Raila Odinga has told his supporters that whatever the outcome of the presidential petition due Friday morning, they are all winners.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Opposition National Super Alliance (NASA) leader Raila Odinga has told his supporters that whatever the outcome of the presidential petition due Friday morning, they are all winners.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

UK Ministers Meet Osinbajo, Pledge Assistance On Insurgency, Corruption

[Vanguard] Britain’s Foreign Secretary, Boris Johnson, and Secretary for International Development, Ms. Priti Patel, yesterday, met with Vice President Yemi Osinbajo in continuation of their official visit to Nigeria, promising to assist Nigeria in the…

[Vanguard] Britain's Foreign Secretary, Boris Johnson, and Secretary for International Development, Ms. Priti Patel, yesterday, met with Vice President Yemi Osinbajo in continuation of their official visit to Nigeria, promising to assist Nigeria in the wars against insurgency and corruption.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nothing Short of Victory ‘Ll Be Acceptable – Mikel

[Vanguard] Returnee Super Eagles Captain, Mikel Obi has asked Nigerians to remain calm and be relaxed when he and his teammates take on the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon in the 2018 World Cup qualifier in Uyo today.

[Vanguard] Returnee Super Eagles Captain, Mikel Obi has asked Nigerians to remain calm and be relaxed when he and his teammates take on the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon in the 2018 World Cup qualifier in Uyo today.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria