House Orders Stoppage of Nigeria’s Contribution to Lake Chad Commission

[This Day] Abuja -The House of Representatives thursday passed a motion ordering the suspension of Nigeria’s contribution to the Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC) until all issues of allegations of corruption against its Executive Secretary (ES), Mr. S…

[This Day] Abuja -The House of Representatives thursday passed a motion ordering the suspension of Nigeria's contribution to the Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC) until all issues of allegations of corruption against its Executive Secretary (ES), Mr. Sanusi Abdullahi, are satisfactorily investigated and resolved.

source: AllAfrica News: Chad

Villagers Sue Govt Over Eviction by Grace Mugabe – Report

[News24Wire] The Zimbabwean government has reportedly been sued by villagers who were evicted from Manzou farm in Mazowe in 2017 to pave way for the then first lady Grace Mugabe.

[News24Wire] The Zimbabwean government has reportedly been sued by villagers who were evicted from Manzou farm in Mazowe in 2017 to pave way for the then first lady Grace Mugabe.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Africa to Have 840 Million Youth By 2050 – Adesina

[Daily Trust] President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Akinwumi Adesina has said statistics show that Africa is projected to have over 840 million youth by 2050 with the continent having the youngest population on earth.

[Daily Trust] President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Akinwumi Adesina has said statistics show that Africa is projected to have over 840 million youth by 2050 with the continent having the youngest population on earth.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Picture of Finance Minister Playing Game in Parliament Goes Viral

[News24Wire] While all eyes were on President Cyril Ramaphosa in Parliament, Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba had something else on his mind – a ‘Candy Crush’ game.

[News24Wire] While all eyes were on President Cyril Ramaphosa in Parliament, Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba had something else on his mind - a 'Candy Crush' game.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Drug Abuse – Senate Unveils Framework to Tackle Menace in Nigeria

[Vanguard] The Senate has unveiled a comprehensive framework aimed at providing effective leadership and administration of mental health and substance abuse cases in the country.

[Vanguard] The Senate has unveiled a comprehensive framework aimed at providing effective leadership and administration of mental health and substance abuse cases in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Orders NNPC to End Fuel Crisis This Week

[Vanguard] The Federal Government, Thursday, ordered the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, to bring an end to the lingering fuel crisis before the end of the weekend.

[Vanguard] The Federal Government, Thursday, ordered the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, to bring an end to the lingering fuel crisis before the end of the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria