Govt to Fortify NAF Air Power to Combat Terrorism, Militancy

[This Day] Abuja -The federal government yesterday said efforts had been put in place to fortify the air power of the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) in order to combat rampant cases of terrorism, militancy and resource-based conflicts around the country.

[This Day] Abuja -The federal government yesterday said efforts had been put in place to fortify the air power of the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) in order to combat rampant cases of terrorism, militancy and resource-based conflicts around the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Health Workers to Begin Nationwide Strike Tomorrow

[Leadership] Unless the federal government meets the demand of health workers in the next 24 hours, the Joint Health Workers Union (JOHESU) will tomorrow commence a nationwide strike.

[Leadership] Unless the federal government meets the demand of health workers in the next 24 hours, the Joint Health Workers Union (JOHESU) will tomorrow commence a nationwide strike.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Forte Oil Reports N2.96bn Pat in 3 Months

[Leadership] Forte Oil Plc has recorded N2.963 billion in profit after tax for the first quarter ended March 31, 2018. The company is the first to fill in its first quarter result for 2018 on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE).

[Leadership] Forte Oil Plc has recorded N2.963 billion in profit after tax for the first quarter ended March 31, 2018. The company is the first to fill in its first quarter result for 2018 on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Police Lose Four Officers to Herders’ Attacks in Benue

[Guardian] The Benue Police Command says it has lost no fewer than four personnel to herdsmen’s attacks at Anyibe, near Ayilamo in Logo council area of the state. The force spokesman, Moses Yamu, in a statement yesterday in Makurdi, said the onslaught …

[Guardian] The Benue Police Command says it has lost no fewer than four personnel to herdsmen's attacks at Anyibe, near Ayilamo in Logo council area of the state. The force spokesman, Moses Yamu, in a statement yesterday in Makurdi, said the onslaught began around 6p.m. on Sunday and lasted till yesterday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ezekwesili Condemns Discretionary Award of Oil Blocks

[Guardian] Former Minister of Education, Dr. Oby Ezekwesili, has denounced discretionary allocation of oil blocks in the country, saying it gives rise to massive corruption in the sector.

[Guardian] Former Minister of Education, Dr. Oby Ezekwesili, has denounced discretionary allocation of oil blocks in the country, saying it gives rise to massive corruption in the sector.

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Health Workers Begin Indefinite Strike Tomorrow Over Non-Implementation of Agreement

[Guardian] Health workers in the country under the auspices of Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU) would begin an indefinite strike tomorrow as a result of non-implementation of agreement reached with the Federal Government.

[Guardian] Health workers in the country under the auspices of Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU) would begin an indefinite strike tomorrow as a result of non-implementation of agreement reached with the Federal Government.

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Chinese Delegation Explores Investment Opportunities

[The Herald] China has sent an 11-member delegation to Zimbabwe as a follow-up to President Mnangagwa’s State visit to the Asian economic giant early this month where several business deals were signed, while relations between the two countries were el…

[The Herald] China has sent an 11-member delegation to Zimbabwe as a follow-up to President Mnangagwa's State visit to the Asian economic giant early this month where several business deals were signed, while relations between the two countries were elevated to the highest status.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Local Brewer in Drive to Support Vulnerable Families in Nyarugenge

[New Times] Thibault Relecom, the chief executive of the Brussels-based UNIBRA SA, the parent company of Skol Rwanda, on Saturday graced the official launch of a Rwf185m ($250,000) project to uplift vulnerable families in Nyarugenge District.

[New Times] Thibault Relecom, the chief executive of the Brussels-based UNIBRA SA, the parent company of Skol Rwanda, on Saturday graced the official launch of a Rwf185m ($250,000) project to uplift vulnerable families in Nyarugenge District.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda