Anambra Election – APGA Leader Commends Buhari for Obiano’s Victory

[Premium Times] The Director General of the Willie Obiano campaign organisation, Victor Umeh, has thanked President Muhammadu Buhari for his party’s victory at the polls on Saturday.

[Premium Times] The Director General of the Willie Obiano campaign organisation, Victor Umeh, has thanked President Muhammadu Buhari for his party's victory at the polls on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

UK Company Commits U.S.$4 Million to Fish Protection Project

[Citizen] A United Kingdom-based firm, Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF), has committed £3 million ( about Sh8.91 billion) to a project, which aims at protecting fish in the Indian Ocean Island of Pemba from environmental impacts.

[Citizen] A United Kingdom-based firm, Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF), has committed £3 million ( about Sh8.91 billion) to a project, which aims at protecting fish in the Indian Ocean Island of Pemba from environmental impacts.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Calabar Carnival – Ayade Campaigns Against Illegal Migration By Africans

[This Day] Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River has called on intending African migrants to America and European countries in search of greener pasture to be cautious with the risk involved.

[This Day] Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River has called on intending African migrants to America and European countries in search of greener pasture to be cautious with the risk involved.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

As MPC Meets, Marginal Drop in Inflation May Delay Interest Rate Cut

[This Day] As members of the Central Bank of Nigeria’s (CBN) Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) commence their last meeting for the year Monday, the marginal drop in October inflation released recently might make the committee members to retain interest r…

[This Day] As members of the Central Bank of Nigeria's (CBN) Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) commence their last meeting for the year Monday, the marginal drop in October inflation released recently might make the committee members to retain interest rate at 14 per cent.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Again, Militants Threaten Proposed Pandef Meeting in Warri

[This Day] Yenagoa -The Reformed Niger Delta Avengers (RNDA), has again kicked against the proposed Tuesday meeting of the Pan Niger Delta Elder Forum (PANDEF) in Warri, Delta State, describing the meeting as a threat to the peace in the region.

[This Day] Yenagoa -The Reformed Niger Delta Avengers (RNDA), has again kicked against the proposed Tuesday meeting of the Pan Niger Delta Elder Forum (PANDEF) in Warri, Delta State, describing the meeting as a threat to the peace in the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kenya Crash Out of FIFA U20 Wcup Qualifier

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The national women’s U-20 football team crashed out of the FIFA World Cup Qualifier in second round after succumbing to a 10-1 aggregate defeat at the hands of Ghana.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The national women's U-20 football team crashed out of the FIFA World Cup Qualifier in second round after succumbing to a 10-1 aggregate defeat at the hands of Ghana.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

African Wrestling Fiesta Will Bring Unity to Rivers State, Says Dalung

[Guardian] Youth and Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung says hosting of the forthcoming African Wrestling Championship billed for Port Harcourt from February 7 to 11, 2018 will help unite the people of the Rivers State and Nigeria.

[Guardian] Youth and Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung says hosting of the forthcoming African Wrestling Championship billed for Port Harcourt from February 7 to 11, 2018 will help unite the people of the Rivers State and Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

17 States Fail to Access N16.2b UBEC Fund in 2017

[Guardian] Failure by some state governors to access the Universal Basic Education Commission’s (UBEC) intervention fund is threatening the future of millions of Nigerian school children.

[Guardian] Failure by some state governors to access the Universal Basic Education Commission's (UBEC) intervention fund is threatening the future of millions of Nigerian school children.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria