Hospitals Face Shutdown As Health Workers Commence Indefinite Strike

[Vanguard] Lagos -Barely a week after the National Association of Resident Doctors, NARD, suspended a 10-day strike, public hospitals nationwide are facing imminent shutdown as all the major unions of health workers under the umbrella of the Joint Heal…

[Vanguard] Lagos -Barely a week after the National Association of Resident Doctors, NARD, suspended a 10-day strike, public hospitals nationwide are facing imminent shutdown as all the major unions of health workers under the umbrella of the Joint Health Sector Unions, JOHESU, yesterday, embarked on indefinite strike.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Why the NGO Regulatory Bill’s an Anti-Social Intendment

[Vanguard] Yet, under section 23 of the proposed anti-progress Law, “Any organization registered under this Act shall not be entitled to diplomatic or consular privileges or immunities”, a provision designed to starve NGOs of funds.

[Vanguard] Yet, under section 23 of the proposed anti-progress Law, "Any organization registered under this Act shall not be entitled to diplomatic or consular privileges or immunities", a provision designed to starve NGOs of funds.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Stop Making Mockery of Fight Against Corruption, Wike Tells Govt

[Vanguard] Port Harcourt -Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has berated the Federal Government for allegedly making a mockery of the fight against corruption, describing the anti graft war as pretentious and intended to silence opposition in the cou…

[Vanguard] Port Harcourt -Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has berated the Federal Government for allegedly making a mockery of the fight against corruption, describing the anti graft war as pretentious and intended to silence opposition in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

5 of the 12 Million Jobs Needed in Africa Must Be Created in Nigeria – Dangote

[Vanguard] Africa’s richest man and Nigeria’s indisputable business leader Aliko Dangote has told a packed room in New York that he is hoping that oil prices will remain low to wean Nigeria away from its dependence.

[Vanguard] Africa's richest man and Nigeria's indisputable business leader Aliko Dangote has told a packed room in New York that he is hoping that oil prices will remain low to wean Nigeria away from its dependence.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

28 Customs Officers Detained Over Seized Arms

[Vanguard] Following the interception of over 1,500 arms of various sizes and designs, the Nigeria Customs Service yesterday arrested and detained 28 officers working at the Tin-Can Island Command of the Service.

[Vanguard] Following the interception of over 1,500 arms of various sizes and designs, the Nigeria Customs Service yesterday arrested and detained 28 officers working at the Tin-Can Island Command of the Service.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

United Bank for Africa Launches 24hr Service Centre

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -United Bank for Africa (UBA) Tanzania Limited has established a customer centre dubbed Customer Fulfilment Centre (CFC), which will provide financial and business information for 24 hours.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -United Bank for Africa (UBA) Tanzania Limited has established a customer centre dubbed Customer Fulfilment Centre (CFC), which will provide financial and business information for 24 hours.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Why Buhari, Court Okayed IPOB Ban

[Vanguard] Efforts of the Federal Government to declare the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB a terrorist organisation and proscribe its activities, yesterday, bore fruits. A Federal High Court in Abuja granted an order declaring the activities of IPOB…

[Vanguard] Efforts of the Federal Government to declare the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB a terrorist organisation and proscribe its activities, yesterday, bore fruits. A Federal High Court in Abuja granted an order declaring the activities of IPOB as "acts of terrorism and illegality."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

TCRA Reminds Public to Be Careful With Security Details

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority (TCRA) has warned the public to be careful when revealing their passwords and personal details to unknown network’ agents to avoid hackers invasion and control of their privacy.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority (TCRA) has warned the public to be careful when revealing their passwords and personal details to unknown network' agents to avoid hackers invasion and control of their privacy.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Khartoum Deports Another 36 Eritrean Migrants

[Radio Dabanga] Kassala -On Sunday, the authorities in Sudan’s Kassala state deported 36 Eritreans who were convicted of illegal entry into Sudan, to their country of origin after spending two months in prison.

[Radio Dabanga] Kassala -On Sunday, the authorities in Sudan's Kassala state deported 36 Eritreans who were convicted of illegal entry into Sudan, to their country of origin after spending two months in prison.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan