Nigeria to Sanction Electricity Companies That Fail to Provide Meters to Customers

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission, NERC, says it will sanction DISCOs which failed to meter electricity customers in their networks before Feb. 28, 2017.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission, NERC, says it will sanction DISCOs which failed to meter electricity customers in their networks before Feb. 28, 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria Awards N14.4 Billion Second Niger Bridge Contract

[Premium Times] The Federal Government has awarded contract for early works on the Second Niger bridge and emergency repairs at the Tamburawa bridge in Kano State at a total cost of N16.3 billion.

[Premium Times] The Federal Government has awarded contract for early works on the Second Niger bridge and emergency repairs at the Tamburawa bridge in Kano State at a total cost of N16.3 billion.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Gambia – How Nigeria Made Gambian Supreme Court Give Unfavourable Judgement to Jammeh

[Premium Times] The action of the Nigerian chief justice influenced the decision of the Gambian Supreme Court not to entertain the suit by President Yahya Jammeh seeking to annul the result of an election he lost, PREMIUM TIMES has found.

[Premium Times] The action of the Nigerian chief justice influenced the decision of the Gambian Supreme Court not to entertain the suit by President Yahya Jammeh seeking to annul the result of an election he lost, PREMIUM TIMES has found.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Proteas Focused On Series Whitewash

[News24Wire] The Proteas have re-focused their attention on the prospect of a series whitewash in the third Sunfoil Test match against Sri Lanka starting at the Wanderers on Thursday.

[News24Wire] The Proteas have re-focused their attention on the prospect of a series whitewash in the third Sunfoil Test match against Sri Lanka starting at the Wanderers on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Under African Skies – Abuja’s Airport Fiasco

[Daily Maverick] Africa’s aviation safety record has improved dramatically in recent years, and we have Abuja to thank – it was here that vital new safety rules were agreed upon in 2012. It’s ironic and unfortunate, then, that Abuja’s own runway doesn’…

[Daily Maverick] Africa's aviation safety record has improved dramatically in recent years, and we have Abuja to thank - it was here that vital new safety rules were agreed upon in 2012. It's ironic and unfortunate, then, that Abuja's own runway doesn't make the grade. By SIMON ALLISON.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Poor Workmanship Costs Town Council

[The Herald] Poor workmanship by a construction firm contracted by Zvimba Rural District Council to tar three kilometres of road at Murombedzi Growth Point has led to the washing away of the prime tar from the road surface, thereby endangering plants, …

[The Herald] Poor workmanship by a construction firm contracted by Zvimba Rural District Council to tar three kilometres of road at Murombedzi Growth Point has led to the washing away of the prime tar from the road surface, thereby endangering plants, livestock, soil quality and aquatic life.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Increased Students School Enrolment

[Shabait] Barentu -Owing to the concerted awareness raising programs so far carried out in Forto-Sawa sub-zone, students’ school enrollment has shown substantial increase, according to Mr. Mohammed Idris Mohammed, Head of Education Ministry’s office in…

[Shabait] Barentu -Owing to the concerted awareness raising programs so far carried out in Forto-Sawa sub-zone, students' school enrollment has shown substantial increase, according to Mr. Mohammed Idris Mohammed, Head of Education Ministry's office in the sub-zone.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Proteas Prepare to Welcome World’s Top Nations

[Sascoc] A 12-strong squad has been named to represent the SPAR Protea team to take on Australia and England in the upcoming Quad Series to be staged in Durban later this month.

[Sascoc] A 12-strong squad has been named to represent the SPAR Protea team to take on Australia and England in the upcoming Quad Series to be staged in Durban later this month.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa