Nigeria to Lose $68 Million to Saudi Arabian Airlines for 2017 Hajj Exercise

[This Day] Kano -Nigeria risks loosing $68million to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia during the forthcoming 2017 hajj, following the allocation of 45 per cent of the total pilgrims to a Saudi Arabia-based airline, FlyNas, by National Hajj Commission (NAHCON).

[This Day] Kano -Nigeria risks loosing $68million to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia during the forthcoming 2017 hajj, following the allocation of 45 per cent of the total pilgrims to a Saudi Arabia-based airline, FlyNas, by National Hajj Commission (NAHCON).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

MPs Want Pay for Wild Animal Attacks Limited to Parks

[Nation] MPs now want compensation for injuries or death arising from wildlife conflict limited to national reserves or game parks where Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) oversees in fresh efforts to contain ballooning pending claims.

[Nation] MPs now want compensation for injuries or death arising from wildlife conflict limited to national reserves or game parks where Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) oversees in fresh efforts to contain ballooning pending claims.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

HIV/Aids Funding Under Threat As U.S Cuts Grants

[The Herald] Funding for sustained HIV and Aids responses are under threat after the new United States administration announced massive cuts on grants to international non-profit organisations.

[The Herald] Funding for sustained HIV and Aids responses are under threat after the new United States administration announced massive cuts on grants to international non-profit organisations.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Survey Reveals Effects of Bribery, Corruption On Businesses

[This Day] Despite sporadic progress in tackling bribery and corruption across Europe, the Middle East, India and Africa (EMEIA), 51 per cent of respondents to the biennial EY (Ernst &Young) EMEIA Fraud Survey still perceive the problem to be widespread in their countries.

[This Day] Despite sporadic progress in tackling bribery and corruption across Europe, the Middle East, India and Africa (EMEIA), 51 per cent of respondents to the biennial EY (Ernst &Young) EMEIA Fraud Survey still perceive the problem to be widespread in their countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt, Borno Prepare to Receive Over 78,000 Repatriated Nigerian Refugees From Cameroon

[This Day] Maiduguri -The federal government and the Borno State Government have made provisions for the over 78,000 Nigerian refugees expected to be repatriated from the neighbouring Republic of Cameroon.

[This Day] Maiduguri -The federal government and the Borno State Government have made provisions for the over 78,000 Nigerian refugees expected to be repatriated from the neighbouring Republic of Cameroon.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

PDP Plans Reception for Over 8,000 Suspected APC Defectors

[This Day] Port Harcourt -The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Rivers State has said it will hold a mega rally receive more than 8,000 persons who defected to the party from the All Progressives Congress (APC) with former Governor Rotimi Amaechi’s Chi…

[This Day] Port Harcourt -The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Rivers State has said it will hold a mega rally receive more than 8,000 persons who defected to the party from the All Progressives Congress (APC) with former Governor Rotimi Amaechi's Chief Political Strategist, Chief Emeh Glory Emeh.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigerians in Frantic Move to Sell Property Before UK Unveils Owners

[Leadership] Rattled by reports that the United Kingdom was planning to lift the lid on owners of property in that country, Nigerians, especially politically exposed persons, who own property in the UK have begun moves to dispose of the property.

[Leadership] Rattled by reports that the United Kingdom was planning to lift the lid on owners of property in that country, Nigerians, especially politically exposed persons, who own property in the UK have begun moves to dispose of the property.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

What Donald Trump Order On Somalia Means

[Nation] New York -President Donald Trump’s recent order allowing more aggressive US military action in Somalia increases the risk of civilian casualties and consequent recruitment gains for Al-Shabaab, analysts say.

[Nation] New York -President Donald Trump's recent order allowing more aggressive US military action in Somalia increases the risk of civilian casualties and consequent recruitment gains for Al-Shabaab, analysts say.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Two Dead As LASG, Police Again Invades Otodo Gbame Community

[This Day] The Otodo Gbame community was a picture of helplessness, sheer agony and pains yesterday following the invasion of the Lagos State Government on their land, which has so far claimed two lives and left over 4,698 displaced.

[This Day] The Otodo Gbame community was a picture of helplessness, sheer agony and pains yesterday following the invasion of the Lagos State Government on their land, which has so far claimed two lives and left over 4,698 displaced.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria