Buhari Under Fire for Recording Sallah Message in Hausa

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari has come under fire after his office released an audio of the president greeting Nigerians in Hausa on Ed-el-Fitr, the Muslim celebration after the month-long Ramadan fast.

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari has come under fire after his office released an audio of the president greeting Nigerians in Hausa on Ed-el-Fitr, the Muslim celebration after the month-long Ramadan fast.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NNPC’s ‘Bloated’ Workforce Major Taker of $33.8 Billion Generated in 2016 – Report

[Premium Times] Despite dwindling oil revenue, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation’s costs of operation have remained high, a review of the corporation’s 2016 financial/operations report by BudgIT, a data and technology civic group, has shown.

[Premium Times] Despite dwindling oil revenue, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation's costs of operation have remained high, a review of the corporation's 2016 financial/operations report by BudgIT, a data and technology civic group, has shown.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Police Shoots 3 Students in Kacheera High School Strike

[Observer] At least three students of Kacheera high school in Rakai district have been rushed to Mulago National Referral hospital in critical condition after being shot during a violent strike.

[Observer] At least three students of Kacheera high school in Rakai district have been rushed to Mulago National Referral hospital in critical condition after being shot during a violent strike.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

17 Important Things to Know About Etisalat Nigeria Debt Crisis

[Premium Times] Etisalat, Nigeria’s fourth largest mobile operator is enmeshed in a debt crisis that could lead to a change of its ownership. PREMIUM TIMES has extensively reported on the debt crisis with the firm and the regulators all reacting and as…

[Premium Times] Etisalat, Nigeria's fourth largest mobile operator is enmeshed in a debt crisis that could lead to a change of its ownership. PREMIUM TIMES has extensively reported on the debt crisis with the firm and the regulators all reacting and assuring subscribers it would not affect operations.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

23 Nigerian States Owe Local Govt Workers’ Salaries – Some 14 Months – NULGE

[Premium Times] The Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees, NULGE, said that 23 states of the federation currently owed local government workers’ arrears of salary ranging from one to 16 months.

[Premium Times] The Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees, NULGE, said that 23 states of the federation currently owed local government workers' arrears of salary ranging from one to 16 months.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Minister Warns MDAs Against Padding 2018 Budget

[Premium Times] To check the incidence of ghost workers and rising wage bill, the federal government has warned heads of federal Ministries, Departments and Agencies, MDAs, against padding their personnel budget proposals for the 2018 fiscal period.

[Premium Times] To check the incidence of ghost workers and rising wage bill, the federal government has warned heads of federal Ministries, Departments and Agencies, MDAs, against padding their personnel budget proposals for the 2018 fiscal period.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Artists Search for True Identity

[Vanguard] In a troubled nation like ours, the need for the search for one’s true identity is necessary and that is why a group of young talented artists embark on a never ending journey of self-discovery as they display their distinct and captivating …

[Vanguard] In a troubled nation like ours, the need for the search for one's true identity is necessary and that is why a group of young talented artists embark on a never ending journey of self-discovery as they display their distinct and captivating ensemble of colourful artworks in a group exhibition tagged Identities.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Former Prime Minister Summoned By Police Over Unknown Reasons

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government Monday summons former Prime Minister, Mr Edward Lowasa, to appear before the Director of Criminal Investigations (DCI) over unspecified reasons.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government Monday summons former Prime Minister, Mr Edward Lowasa, to appear before the Director of Criminal Investigations (DCI) over unspecified reasons.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania