Govt Probes N62 Billion Loot, Suspends 6 Top NSITF Officials

[Vanguard] Irked by the alleged looting of N62 billion at the National Social Insurance Trust Fund, a parastatal of the Ministry of Labour and Productivity, the Federal Government on Thursday raised a nine-man panel to probe the diversion of the cash a…

[Vanguard] Irked by the alleged looting of N62 billion at the National Social Insurance Trust Fund, a parastatal of the Ministry of Labour and Productivity, the Federal Government on Thursday raised a nine-man panel to probe the diversion of the cash and bring the perpetrators to book in line with the anti-corruption posture of the administration.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Court Arraigns ‘Buhari Supporter’ for Character Defamation, Impersonation

[Premium Times] A Kano magistrate court on Thursday adjourned the case of a 58-year-old President Muhammadu Buhari’s known supporter, Abdulmajid Danbilki-Commander, to May 30, for hearing.

[Premium Times] A Kano magistrate court on Thursday adjourned the case of a 58-year-old President Muhammadu Buhari's known supporter, Abdulmajid Danbilki-Commander, to May 30, for hearing.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Sokoto Historic Town Where Inhabitants Live in Darkness for 8 Years

[Daily Trust] Sokoto -For almost eight years now, the inhabitants of Silame town in Silame local government area of Sokoto state have been left in darkness following heavy down pour and flood that destroyed poles and other electrical installations in t…

[Daily Trust] Sokoto -For almost eight years now, the inhabitants of Silame town in Silame local government area of Sokoto state have been left in darkness following heavy down pour and flood that destroyed poles and other electrical installations in the locality, thereby disconnecting the area from the national grid.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Why Nigerian Economy Suffered Due Oil Price Decline – NEPC Boss

[Daily Trust] Kano -Nigerian’s failure to diversify its economy and over-dependence on revenue from the oil sector is one of the factors that contributed in exposing the nation’s economy to vulnerabilities in the face of declining of oil prices.

[Daily Trust] Kano -Nigerian's failure to diversify its economy and over-dependence on revenue from the oil sector is one of the factors that contributed in exposing the nation's economy to vulnerabilities in the face of declining of oil prices.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kachikwu Directs NNPC to Clear Fuel Queues Before Sunday

[Premium Times] The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu, on Thursday directed the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to ensure that petrol queues were cleared in Abuja before Sunday.

[Premium Times] The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu, on Thursday directed the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to ensure that petrol queues were cleared in Abuja before Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

How City Wives Fought With Mistresses for Control On Valentine’s Day

[Nairobi News] Members of popular Facebook group Kilimani First Wives poured out their hearts at the prospects of their husbands ignoring them and taking mistresses for dates on Valentine’s Day.

[Nairobi News] Members of popular Facebook group Kilimani First Wives poured out their hearts at the prospects of their husbands ignoring them and taking mistresses for dates on Valentine's Day.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

It’s Too Early to Lament Over Declining Oil Price – Kachikwu

[Vanguard] The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr Ibe kachikwu said it was too early to lament over the declining oil price noting that the government was aware of an impending fluctuation.

[Vanguard] The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr Ibe kachikwu said it was too early to lament over the declining oil price noting that the government was aware of an impending fluctuation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

What’s On This Weekend?

[New Times] Looking for something fun to do this weekend? There’s always something going on in Kigali. Check out our guide for things to do this Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

[New Times] Looking for something fun to do this weekend? There's always something going on in Kigali. Check out our guide for things to do this Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Soccer Star Anichebe Back in England

[Vanguard] With eyes fixed on crashing into the 23-man Nigerian party to the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia, frozen-out Super Eagles striker, Victor Anichebe has returned to England following his spell in Chinese football.

[Vanguard] With eyes fixed on crashing into the 23-man Nigerian party to the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia, frozen-out Super Eagles striker, Victor Anichebe has returned to England following his spell in Chinese football.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria