Emir of Lafia, Agwai Urges NAHCON to Reduce Hajj Fares

[Guardian] The Emir of Lafia, Dr Isa Mustapha-Agwai, has called on the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) to reduce the fares for the 2018 Hajj to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA).

[Guardian] The Emir of Lafia, Dr Isa Mustapha-Agwai, has called on the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) to reduce the fares for the 2018 Hajj to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

More Subscribers Activate DNDnd to Stop Unsolicited SMSes

[Guardian] About nine million subscribers in the country have activated the Do-Not-Disturb (DND) facility to stop unsolicited text messages to their phones, according to Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta, executive vice chairman, Nigerian Communications Commis…

[Guardian] About nine million subscribers in the country have activated the Do-Not-Disturb (DND) facility to stop unsolicited text messages to their phones, according to Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta, executive vice chairman, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC).

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Three Major Mistakes Tiger Brands Made in Response to the Listeriosis Crisis

[The Conversation Africa] Tiger Brands, the South African food giant at the centre of the listeriosis storm engulfing the country, is facing serious brand erosion as a result of the way it handled the unfolding crisis.

[The Conversation Africa] Tiger Brands, the South African food giant at the centre of the listeriosis storm engulfing the country, is facing serious brand erosion as a result of the way it handled the unfolding crisis.

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Catholics Urged to Participate in Politics

[Guardian] Jalingo -The need for Christians, especially those from the catholic denomination to play active roles in the 2019 general elections, has become a source of concern to the Bishop of Jalingo, Rev. Dr. Charles Hammawa.

[Guardian] Jalingo -The need for Christians, especially those from the catholic denomination to play active roles in the 2019 general elections, has become a source of concern to the Bishop of Jalingo, Rev. Dr. Charles Hammawa.

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Four Firearms Seized, Four Nabbed

[SAPS] On 14 March 2018 at 14:00, an intelligence driven operation was conducted by Pietermaritzburg Public Order Police Unit members aimed at confiscating firearms that were illegally possessed. The operation led to the arrest of four suspects and the…

[SAPS] On 14 March 2018 at 14:00, an intelligence driven operation was conducted by Pietermaritzburg Public Order Police Unit members aimed at confiscating firearms that were illegally possessed. The operation led to the arrest of four suspects and the subsequent seizure of four firearms.

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RNP Wants Prominent Roles for Women

[Daily Trust] The Deputy National Women Leader of the Re-build Nigeria Party (RNP), Dr. Stella Alhassan, has described lack of prominent roles for women in politics as “the bane of political crises in the country.”

[Daily Trust] The Deputy National Women Leader of the Re-build Nigeria Party (RNP), Dr. Stella Alhassan, has described lack of prominent roles for women in politics as "the bane of political crises in the country."

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