Nigerian Lawyers to Earn Another $17 Million From Abacha Loot

[Vanguard] Abuja -Nigerian lawyers freshly engaged by the Federal Government to assist with the repatriation of $321 million stolen by Sani Abacha, former military ruler, will be paid $17 million (over N6 billion) for their services.

[Vanguard] Abuja -Nigerian lawyers freshly engaged by the Federal Government to assist with the repatriation of $321 million stolen by Sani Abacha, former military ruler, will be paid $17 million (over N6 billion) for their services.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mannetti to Blood Youngsters

[Namibian] Brave Warriors head coach Ricardo Mannetti will assess several youth national team players during Namibia’s friendly against Lesotho in Windhoek next week.

[Namibian] Brave Warriors head coach Ricardo Mannetti will assess several youth national team players during Namibia's friendly against Lesotho in Windhoek next week.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

900 Apply for Phosphate Firm’s 92 Jobs

[Observer] When Chinese firm, Guangzhou Dongsong Energy Group, through Tororo area radio stations called for job applications, over 900 people applied for the advertised 92 job slots.

[Observer] When Chinese firm, Guangzhou Dongsong Energy Group, through Tororo area radio stations called for job applications, over 900 people applied for the advertised 92 job slots.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Opposition Leader Celebrates First 100 Days at Head of Party

[Observer] Forum for Democratic Change president Patrick Oboi Amuriat has said the party is now more united under his leadership than it has ever been in the last five years.

[Observer] Forum for Democratic Change president Patrick Oboi Amuriat has said the party is now more united under his leadership than it has ever been in the last five years.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Swiss Accounts Blocked Over Suspected Nigerian Oil Bribery Case

[Vanguard] The Office of the Attorney General of Switzerland (OAG) has blocked various bank accounts in Switzerland over an alleged oil bribery scheme linked to Nigeria.

[Vanguard] The Office of the Attorney General of Switzerland (OAG) has blocked various bank accounts in Switzerland over an alleged oil bribery scheme linked to Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

How Nigeria Rose 24 Spots On ‘Ease of Doing Business’ Index

[Vanguard] An expert in property law, Prince O. Williams-Joel, Managing Partner, Prince Joel & Associates, has said the rising prominence of credit bureaux and the increased sophistication of the identity authentication system–SIM card, Bank Verification Number, BVN, and National Identity Number, NIN, among others contributed to Nigeria’s 24 spots jump in the Ease of Doing Business Index.

[Vanguard] An expert in property law, Prince O. Williams-Joel, Managing Partner, Prince Joel & Associates, has said the rising prominence of credit bureaux and the increased sophistication of the identity authentication system--SIM card, Bank Verification Number, BVN, and National Identity Number, NIN, among others contributed to Nigeria's 24 spots jump in the Ease of Doing Business Index.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria