SEC to Commence Forensic Audit On Oando

[Vanguard] The Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC, Wednesday, disclosed that a forensic audit into the affairs of Oando Plc will be carried out, even as it directed Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE, to suspend the shares of the company from trading.

[Vanguard] The Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC, Wednesday, disclosed that a forensic audit into the affairs of Oando Plc will be carried out, even as it directed Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE, to suspend the shares of the company from trading.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mandela Wasn’t Perfect, but He Was No Sellout

[New Zimbabwe] ‘I have fought against white domination, and I have fought against black domination. I have cherished the ideal of a democratic and a free society in which all persons will live together in harmony with equal opportunities. It is an idea…

[New Zimbabwe] 'I have fought against white domination, and I have fought against black domination. I have cherished the ideal of a democratic and a free society in which all persons will live together in harmony with equal opportunities. It is an ideal which I hope to live for, and see realized. But my Lord, if needs be, it is an ideal for which I am prepared to die,' said Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, a former political prisoner who would go on to become a global hero.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Monkey Pox – Army Not Dispensing Vaccines – Govt

[Vanguard] The Federal Government, yesterday, exonerated the military from allegations of vaccination and injection of monkey pox virus on citizens in the South-East and South-South regions of the country.

[Vanguard] The Federal Government, yesterday, exonerated the military from allegations of vaccination and injection of monkey pox virus on citizens in the South-East and South-South regions of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Four Killed During Protests Against Gnassingbé

[allAfrica] Four people were killed on Wednesday, October 18, in Lomé and Sokodé, the two largest cities in Togo. For the past two months, the opposition has organized marches against President Faure Gnassingbé’s regime. Despite the banning of demonstrating during the week, 14 opposition parties decided to march in the capital. In some neighborhoods, barricades had been set up by groups of young people who were then teargassed.

[allAfrica] Four people were killed on Wednesday, October 18, in Lomé and Sokodé, the two largest cities in Togo. For the past two months, the opposition has organized marches against President Faure Gnassingbé's regime. Despite the banning of demonstrating during the week, 14 opposition parties decided to march in the capital. In some neighborhoods, barricades had been set up by groups of young people who were then teargassed.

source: AllAfrica News: Togo

‘Govt Could Default Treasury Bills Payment’

[The Herald] The Parliamentary Budget Office has warned that the Government could default on its Treasury Bills payment obligations on maturity, a development it fears could leave most local commercial banks, which hold the bulk of the TBs stock heavil…

[The Herald] The Parliamentary Budget Office has warned that the Government could default on its Treasury Bills payment obligations on maturity, a development it fears could leave most local commercial banks, which hold the bulk of the TBs stock heavily exposed. The Government has been heavily relying on domestic markets to finance budget deficit.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Teachers Meet Central Bank Boss Over Cash Shortages

[New Zimbabwe] The Amalgamated Rural Teachers Union of Zimbabwe (ARTUZ) has met central bank governor John Mangudya, demanding that he addresses cash shortages that have left Zimbabweans, including teachers, losing productive hours on bank queues.

[New Zimbabwe] The Amalgamated Rural Teachers Union of Zimbabwe (ARTUZ) has met central bank governor John Mangudya, demanding that he addresses cash shortages that have left Zimbabweans, including teachers, losing productive hours on bank queues.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

IBB, Jonathan in Closed-Door Meeting

[Leadership] Abuja -Immediate past president, Goodluck Jonathan yesterday met behind closed doors with former military president, General Ibrahim Banbangida, at his uphill residence in Minna.

[Leadership] Abuja -Immediate past president, Goodluck Jonathan yesterday met behind closed doors with former military president, General Ibrahim Banbangida, at his uphill residence in Minna.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mine Unions Look for Private Negotiator

[Zambia Reports] The Mine Unions in the country have indicated that they have been left with no choice but to engage an independent body to negotiate in the disagreements involving Konkola Copper Mines.

[Zambia Reports] The Mine Unions in the country have indicated that they have been left with no choice but to engage an independent body to negotiate in the disagreements involving Konkola Copper Mines.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Buhari Approves Payment of Pension to Ex-Biafran Policemen

[Leadership] Abuja -Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD), yesterday, disclosed that President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the payment of pension for ex-Biafra policemen who were granted presidential pardoned by former President Olusegu…

[Leadership] Abuja -Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD), yesterday, disclosed that President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the payment of pension for ex-Biafra policemen who were granted presidential pardoned by former President Olusegun Obasanjo.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria