Ivan Ssemwanga Laid to Rest in a ‘Stash of Cash’

[Observer] When Ivan Ssemwanga died in South Africa last week, his friends promised that they would organise a glitzy funeral, in keeping with the flashy life the late socialite lived.

[Observer] When Ivan Ssemwanga died in South Africa last week, his friends promised that they would organise a glitzy funeral, in keeping with the flashy life the late socialite lived.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Return Nigeria to Path of Glory, Cleric Tasks Govt

[Vanguard] General Leader, Cherubim and Seraphim Movement Church, Ayo Ni O, Surulere District headquarters, Lagos, Special Apostle Sunday Korode has called on the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government to, as a matter of urgency, restore the…

[Vanguard] General Leader, Cherubim and Seraphim Movement Church, Ayo Ni O, Surulere District headquarters, Lagos, Special Apostle Sunday Korode has called on the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government to, as a matter of urgency, restore the country to the path of glory.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Biafra Sit-At-Home – Total Shutdown in S-East

[Vanguard] The sit-at-home order by the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, to mark the 50th anniversary of the declaration of the defunct Republic of Biafra and honour heroes and heroines of the struggle, was complied with in the five states of the Sou…

[Vanguard] The sit-at-home order by the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, to mark the 50th anniversary of the declaration of the defunct Republic of Biafra and honour heroes and heroines of the struggle, was complied with in the five states of the South East, yesterday.

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Tourism Department Warns Public of Scam

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The National Department of Tourism has warned members of the public to be aware of a scam in which organisations and companies are scammed by an email purporting to be from Minister Tokozile Xasa on LinkedIn.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The National Department of Tourism has warned members of the public to be aware of a scam in which organisations and companies are scammed by an email purporting to be from Minister Tokozile Xasa on LinkedIn.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Minister Jeff Radebe – OR Tambo Centenary Talks

[Govt of SA] Keynote address by the Honourable Jeff Radebe, MP, Minister in the Presidency: Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation, on the occasion of the O.R. Tambo Centenary Talks; at Freedom Park, Pretoria

[Govt of SA] Keynote address by the Honourable Jeff Radebe, MP, Minister in the Presidency: Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation, on the occasion of the O.R. Tambo Centenary Talks; at Freedom Park, Pretoria

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Bayelsa Youths Hold Anti-Corruption Rally in Support of EFCC

[Vanguard] Thousands of angry youths in Bayelsa State, yesterday, staged a demonstration in support of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, over the arrest and detention of Mr. George Turner, former Special Adviser to esrstwhile Managing…

[Vanguard] Thousands of angry youths in Bayelsa State, yesterday, staged a demonstration in support of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, over the arrest and detention of Mr. George Turner, former Special Adviser to esrstwhile Managing Director of Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Osinbajo Should Sign the Budget Without Delay

[Vanguard] After an unusually long delay of the 2017 Budget, the National Assembly, NASS, has finally passed the 2017 Appropriation Bill amounting to N7.441trn – including N143bn added on by the lawmakers.

[Vanguard] After an unusually long delay of the 2017 Budget, the National Assembly, NASS, has finally passed the 2017 Appropriation Bill amounting to N7.441trn - including N143bn added on by the lawmakers.

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Servicing of National Debt to Gobble Up Sh9.5 Trillion in 2017/18

[Citizen] Dodoma -The government plans to spend Sh9.46 trillion on servicing the national debt, including paying contributions to social security funds in the next financial year, Finance and Planning minister Philip Mpango said as he tabled his minist…

[Citizen] Dodoma -The government plans to spend Sh9.46 trillion on servicing the national debt, including paying contributions to social security funds in the next financial year, Finance and Planning minister Philip Mpango said as he tabled his ministry's budget yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Herdsmen Attacks Rising Nationwide, Okowa Raises Fresh Alarm

[Vanguard] Asaba -Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State, yesterday, raised a fresh alarm that killings and attacks by herdsmen were escalating in the state and other parts of the country and called on the Federal Government to come up with tough measur…

[Vanguard] Asaba -Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State, yesterday, raised a fresh alarm that killings and attacks by herdsmen were escalating in the state and other parts of the country and called on the Federal Government to come up with tough measures to confront the menace.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria