Governor Wike’s Convoy Attacked by Army – Aide

[Guardian] Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike’s convoy was yesterday allegedly attacked by special Anti-robbery Squad operatives and soldiers in the motorcade of the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi in Port Harcourt.

[Guardian] Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike's convoy was yesterday allegedly attacked by special Anti-robbery Squad operatives and soldiers in the motorcade of the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi in Port Harcourt.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Fani-Kayode Decries Assassination Attempt On Wike

[Vanguard] Peoples Democratic Party PDP stalwart Chief Femi Fani-Kayode has decried assassination attempt on Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike of Rivers state, saying that President Muhammadu Buhari should should call his mad dog to order.

[Vanguard] Peoples Democratic Party PDP stalwart Chief Femi Fani-Kayode has decried assassination attempt on Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike of Rivers state, saying that President Muhammadu Buhari should should call his mad dog to order.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Europe in Africa: the Price of Partnerships

[Premium Times] “On the entry into force of this Agreement, all prohibitions or restrictions on imports or exports affecting trade between the two Parties shall be eliminated, with the exception of the customs duties and taxes and the fees and other charges… implemented through quotas, import or export licensing or other measures. No new measures shall be introduced.” ― Article 34, West Africa-EU EPA, December 3, 2014

[Premium Times] "On the entry into force of this Agreement, all prohibitions or restrictions on imports or exports affecting trade between the two Parties shall be eliminated, with the exception of the customs duties and taxes and the fees and other charges... implemented through quotas, import or export licensing or other measures. No new measures shall be introduced." ― Article 34, West Africa-EU EPA, December 3, 2014

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Years After Award of Huge Contracts, Federal Health Centres Never Built

[Premium Times] In mid-July, the Federal Government announced plans to revamp 10,000 primary healthcare centres across the country to provide quality health service delivery, particularly to rural dwellers. Three months after, YEKEEN AKINWALE embarks o…

[Premium Times] In mid-July, the Federal Government announced plans to revamp 10,000 primary healthcare centres across the country to provide quality health service delivery, particularly to rural dwellers. Three months after, YEKEEN AKINWALE embarks on a fact-finding tour of some contracts awarded for primary healthcare centres in four southeast states: Enugu, Imo, Ebonyi and Abia. He presents his findings in this disheartening report.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Motorists On Mombasa-Nairobi Highway Stuck for 18 Hours

[Nation] Motorists on Mombasa-Nairobi highway were stranded for more than 18 hours morning after a crane that attempted to recover a lorry that had overturned near Salama shopping centre also overturned.

[Nation] Motorists on Mombasa-Nairobi highway were stranded for more than 18 hours morning after a crane that attempted to recover a lorry that had overturned near Salama shopping centre also overturned.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Seven Injured in Durban Bus Crash

[News24Wire] Seven people have been injured after the bus they were travelling in lost control on the N3 Durban Bound, just after Paradise Valley interchange, on Saturday morning.

[News24Wire] Seven people have been injured after the bus they were travelling in lost control on the N3 Durban Bound, just after Paradise Valley interchange, on Saturday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa