Re – Peter Obi and the Rest of us

[Guardian] While writing the piece entitled “Peter Obi and One Wrist Watch” (The Guardian, May 10, 2017, page 17), I couldn’t have imagined that it would prompt anyone to question my credibility.

[Guardian] While writing the piece entitled "Peter Obi and One Wrist Watch" (The Guardian, May 10, 2017, page 17), I couldn't have imagined that it would prompt anyone to question my credibility.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NNPC Moves to Frustrate Building of U.S.$160 Million Modular Refinery Initiative

[Guardian] Abuja -The termination of the construction of a modular refinery in Akwa Ibom state by Hi Rev Exploration and Production Company is sending conflicting signals to the oil and gas sector.

[Guardian] Abuja -The termination of the construction of a modular refinery in Akwa Ibom state by Hi Rev Exploration and Production Company is sending conflicting signals to the oil and gas sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Fist Fight Mars Opposition Party Nominations

[Monitor] Kampala -Ugly scenes played out outside the Kyadondo East by-election nomination venue as an Independent candidate and his supporters moved to beat a senior leader of Opposition Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) party, accusing him of working…

[Monitor] Kampala -Ugly scenes played out outside the Kyadondo East by-election nomination venue as an Independent candidate and his supporters moved to beat a senior leader of Opposition Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) party, accusing him of working to deny the candidate the party's ticket.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Drug Manufacturers Want Help for Backward Integration

[Guardian] With about N20 billion invested in upgrading their factories in the last five years, pharmaceutical manufacturers and companies in the country are seeking the Federal Government’s buy-in in a proposed backward integration plan expected to re…

[Guardian] With about N20 billion invested in upgrading their factories in the last five years, pharmaceutical manufacturers and companies in the country are seeking the Federal Government's buy-in in a proposed backward integration plan expected to revamp the industry.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Germany Contributes €25.5 Million to WFP’s Emergency Response in Lake Chad Basin

[WFP] The contribution supports WFP’s activities in Nigeria (?10.5 million), Cameroon (?5.6 million), Chad (?4.7 million) and Niger (?4.7 million). The funds are especially timely, as the imminent lean season – the period between harvests – is depletin…

[WFP] The contribution supports WFP's activities in Nigeria (?10.5 million), Cameroon (?5.6 million), Chad (?4.7 million) and Niger (?4.7 million). The funds are especially timely, as the imminent lean season - the period between harvests - is depleting people's re-sources and intensifying hunger and malnutrition.

source: AllAfrica News: Chad

A Look At 6 Contested Historical Events of Seychelles

[Seychelles News Agency] The Seychelles National Museum commemorated the international museum day last month under the theme, “Museums contested histories and: saying the unspeakable in the museum.” Among activities organised was a series of talks wher…

[Seychelles News Agency] The Seychelles National Museum commemorated the international museum day last month under the theme, "Museums contested histories and: saying the unspeakable in the museum." Among activities organised was a series of talks where contested issues were discussed.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

Robbers Caught On Video Shooting At Phoenix Security Guard

[News24Wire] One person was shot and wounded when group of about 10 heavily armed men robbed a Phoenix wholesaler of an unknown amount of money, a private security company said on Thursday.

[News24Wire] One person was shot and wounded when group of about 10 heavily armed men robbed a Phoenix wholesaler of an unknown amount of money, a private security company said on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

#GuptaEmails – Atul Wanted Ebola ‘Cure’ Sent to Dlamini-Zuma

[News24Wire] Atul Gupta in 2014 claimed to have stumbled upon a “100% cure solution” for the devastating Ebola outbreak that was claiming the lives of thousands of West Africans, and asked for information on this supposed cure to be sent to then Africa…

[News24Wire] Atul Gupta in 2014 claimed to have stumbled upon a "100% cure solution" for the devastating Ebola outbreak that was claiming the lives of thousands of West Africans, and asked for information on this supposed cure to be sent to then African Union chairperson Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa