Govt to Set Up Independent Power Plant At Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport

[Vanguard] Abuja -THE Federal Government yesterday approved the setting up of Independent Power Plant at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, so as to put to an end the power challenges at the airport.

[Vanguard] Abuja -THE Federal Government yesterday approved the setting up of Independent Power Plant at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, so as to put to an end the power challenges at the airport.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Bogus Livestock Sellers Held for Robbery

[SAPS] Potchefstroom -The Provincial Organised Unit and the police in Wolmaransstad arrested six suspects between Thursday, 04 and Friday, 05 January 2018 for two separate cases of robbery and attempted robbery committed in Makwassie and Wolmaransstad …

[SAPS] Potchefstroom -The Provincial Organised Unit and the police in Wolmaransstad arrested six suspects between Thursday, 04 and Friday, 05 January 2018 for two separate cases of robbery and attempted robbery committed in Makwassie and Wolmaransstad respectively.

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State Capture Inquiry – Mkhwebane Reacts, Raising More Questions Than Answers

[Daily Maverick] Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane on Wednesday welcomed President Jacob Zuma’s announcement that he would establish a commission of inquiry into state capture. She called for the terms of reference to be as broad as possible, which w…

[Daily Maverick] Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane on Wednesday welcomed President Jacob Zuma's announcement that he would establish a commission of inquiry into state capture. She called for the terms of reference to be as broad as possible, which was welcomed by some, but also raises concerns. By GREG NICOLSON.

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Saraki, Kanu, Dasuki, Other Top Court Cases Expected in 2018

[Premium Times] The expected return of Senate President Bukola Saraki to the dock for alleged false asset declaration and the continuation of the trials of former Peoples Democratic Party spokesperson, Olisah Metuh, and the Indigenous People of Biafra,…

[Premium Times] The expected return of Senate President Bukola Saraki to the dock for alleged false asset declaration and the continuation of the trials of former Peoples Democratic Party spokesperson, Olisah Metuh, and the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu, are some of the major cases expected in 2018.

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ANC’s 106th – After the NEC Meeting, Lips Zipped On Zuma’s Fate

[Daily Maverick] Despite the hype, and as promised, President Jacob Zuma’s recall wasn’t discussed at the first meeting of the ANC’s newly-elected national executive committee in East London, ahead of the party’s 106th birthday rally. Still, many in th…

[Daily Maverick] Despite the hype, and as promised, President Jacob Zuma's recall wasn't discussed at the first meeting of the ANC's newly-elected national executive committee in East London, ahead of the party's 106th birthday rally. Still, many in the province are already looking to ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa as the new authority. By CARIEN DU PLESSIS.

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Minister Exposes ‘Tax Cheats’

[Daily News] THE Minister for Livestock and Fisheries, Mr Luhaga Mpina has ordered fresh financial audits at all international fish markets along Lake Victoria over the past five years, to ascertain whether the government was getting its fair share of …

[Daily News] THE Minister for Livestock and Fisheries, Mr Luhaga Mpina has ordered fresh financial audits at all international fish markets along Lake Victoria over the past five years, to ascertain whether the government was getting its fair share of revenue from fish and allied products.

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Modack’s Version of Events May Be Detailed in Extortion Case

[News24Wire] Controversial businessman Nafiz Modack and four co-accused are expected back in the Cape Town Magistrate’s Court on Thursday where their legal representatives might get the chance to grill a State witness.

[News24Wire] Controversial businessman Nafiz Modack and four co-accused are expected back in the Cape Town Magistrate's Court on Thursday where their legal representatives might get the chance to grill a State witness.

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Robbery Suspect Arrested in Humewood

[SAPS] A British couple on holiday in Port Elizabeth praised police for their efficient and professional manner in which they were treated after being robbed on the beachfront.

[SAPS] A British couple on holiday in Port Elizabeth praised police for their efficient and professional manner in which they were treated after being robbed on the beachfront.

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EFF Wants Retired Judges for Impeachment Committee

[News24Wire] An impeachment committee consisting of retired judges is one of the ideas mooted on Wednesday when the National Assembly subcommittee on the review of rules started deliberations on a draft procedure to remove the president in terms of sec…

[News24Wire] An impeachment committee consisting of retired judges is one of the ideas mooted on Wednesday when the National Assembly subcommittee on the review of rules started deliberations on a draft procedure to remove the president in terms of section 89 of the Constitution.

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