‘Over U.S.$8,3 Mllion Recovered After Tips From Whistle Blowers’

[Premium Times] The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC Ibrahim Magu, says more than N30 billion looted funds have been recovered since the commencement of the whistle blowing policy.

[Premium Times] The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC Ibrahim Magu, says more than N30 billion looted funds have been recovered since the commencement of the whistle blowing policy.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Monkeypox Results Due Today – Official

[Premium Times] Results of laboratory tests to confirm or refute the outbreak of monkeypox in Nigeria will be out on Friday, the national coordinator, Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, Chikwe Ihekweazu, has disclosed.

[Premium Times] Results of laboratory tests to confirm or refute the outbreak of monkeypox in Nigeria will be out on Friday, the national coordinator, Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, Chikwe Ihekweazu, has disclosed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

US Regrets Opposition Leader Odinga’s Move to Exit Poll

[Nation] A State Department official said on Thursday that the United States respects but regrets Nasa leader Raila Odinga’s announced intention to withdraw from the scheduled October 26 presidential election.

[Nation] A State Department official said on Thursday that the United States respects but regrets Nasa leader Raila Odinga's announced intention to withdraw from the scheduled October 26 presidential election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Strong Start for Weah but Run-Off Unavoidable, Initial Results Show

[Observer] Official preliminary results in the presidential election, announced by the National Elections Commission (NEC) yesterday, showed Sen. George Manneh Weah of the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) leading his nearest opponent, Joseph N. Bo…

[Observer] Official preliminary results in the presidential election, announced by the National Elections Commission (NEC) yesterday, showed Sen. George Manneh Weah of the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) leading his nearest opponent, Joseph N. Boakai of the Unity Party (UP) by staggeringly wide margin of 31,150 votes.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Duo Remanded for Alleged Forgery of Document

[Concord] Magistrate Santigie Bangura of the Pademba Road Court No.1, on Friday, 6th October, 2017, remanded Mohamed Shek Bah and Kaloko Marah at the Male Correctional Centre on Pademba Road for allegedly forging and uttering a document.

[Concord] Magistrate Santigie Bangura of the Pademba Road Court No.1, on Friday, 6th October, 2017, remanded Mohamed Shek Bah and Kaloko Marah at the Male Correctional Centre on Pademba Road for allegedly forging and uttering a document.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Beingmate Company Donates 24,000 Milk Powder to S/L

[Concord] Beingmate Company, through the office of the First Lady yesterday donated twenty-four thousand (24,000) tins of milk powder worth 336,000 Euros to women, infants and children.

[Concord] Beingmate Company, through the office of the First Lady yesterday donated twenty-four thousand (24,000) tins of milk powder worth 336,000 Euros to women, infants and children.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Nassit Holds Members’ Conference

[Concord] As part of its 15 years of existence, the National Social Security and Insurance Trust (NASSIT), has organized a three-day members’ conference at the Bintumani Conference Centre, Aberdeen in Freetown.

[Concord] As part of its 15 years of existence, the National Social Security and Insurance Trust (NASSIT), has organized a three-day members' conference at the Bintumani Conference Centre, Aberdeen in Freetown.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

APC Publicity Secretary Orientates Media Ahead of Makeni Conference

[Concord] Acting National Publicity Secretary of the ruling All People’s Congress (APC) has engaged journalists with regards the way they want the party’s national delegates’ conference in Makeni to be covered.

[Concord] Acting National Publicity Secretary of the ruling All People's Congress (APC) has engaged journalists with regards the way they want the party's national delegates' conference in Makeni to be covered.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

DCI Urges Politicians to Discourage Initiation of Girls Into Bondo Society

[Concord] Defence for Children International (DCI) has yesterday, in recognition of International Day of the Girl Child, called on politicians in Sierra Leone to immediately refrain from supporting the initiation of young girls into the “Bondo secrete …

[Concord] Defence for Children International (DCI) has yesterday, in recognition of International Day of the Girl Child, called on politicians in Sierra Leone to immediately refrain from supporting the initiation of young girls into the "Bondo secrete society' 'as a strategy to attract and gain popularity.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Girl, 9, Narrates How She Was Sexual Abused

[Concord] A nine years old girl has narrated to Magistrate Hannah Bonnie of Court No.2 as to how she was sexually penetrated by one Yusif Mondeh, who was serving as house help for he r aunt at Hill Station.

[Concord] A nine years old girl has narrated to Magistrate Hannah Bonnie of Court No.2 as to how she was sexually penetrated by one Yusif Mondeh, who was serving as house help for he r aunt at Hill Station.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone