Shehu Sani Explains Why He Exposed N13.5m Senators’ Monthly Running Cost

[This Day] The senator representing Kaduna Central in the National Assembly, Shehu Sani, has said he decided to reveal the actual running costs received monthly by senators because he wants such payments to be stopped.

[This Day] The senator representing Kaduna Central in the National Assembly, Shehu Sani, has said he decided to reveal the actual running costs received monthly by senators because he wants such payments to be stopped.

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Fashola Accuses Gencos of Planning to Disrupt Power Supply for Political Reasons

[This Day] Abuja -The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, Monady claimed that power generation companies (Gencos) who recently filed a lawsuit against the federal government for alleged discriminatory practices against them, we…

[This Day] Abuja -The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, Monady claimed that power generation companies (Gencos) who recently filed a lawsuit against the federal government for alleged discriminatory practices against them, were holding meetings at nights and planning on how to disrupt electricity supply in the country.

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Buhari in Benue, Asks Nigerians to Stop Escalating Herdsmen-Farmers’ Clashes

[This Day] In his first visit to Benue State since he assumed office almost three years ago, President Muhammadu Buhari Monday called on Nigerians to refrain from escalating the deadly clashes between farmers and herdsmen in Benue and other states in t…

[This Day] In his first visit to Benue State since he assumed office almost three years ago, President Muhammadu Buhari Monday called on Nigerians to refrain from escalating the deadly clashes between farmers and herdsmen in Benue and other states in the country, even as he appealed to Nigerians to continue to be accommodative and live together in peace.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Pres. Lungu Ready for Commonwealth Brokered Dialogue

President Edgar Lungu has said that he will be available for the March 26 Commonwealth driven dialogue in Lusaka that pushes the move to bring him to the table with his sworn political adversary Hakainde Hichilema. President Lungu said through … Continued

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President Edgar Lungu has said that he will be available for the March 26 Commonwealth driven dialogue in Lusaka that pushes the move to bring him to the table with his sworn political adversary Hakainde Hichilema. President Lungu said through his spokesperson Amos Chanda that he was looking forward to the inauguration of the dialogue process on March 26. Commonwealth envoy Professor Ibrahim Gambari has been spearheading a dialogue process that was initiated by Commonwealth Secretary General Patricia Scotland. “The President is committed to genuine dialogue and wants it quick. The President has progressive views on the constitution, Public Order and also wants to fight regionalism and tribalism,†he said. “The President is happy that Professor Gambari has set March 26 as the inauguration of the steering committee for the dialogue process.†The process was initiated in the aftermath of the release of Hichilema from prison on treason charges. The post Pres. Lungu Ready for Commonwealth Brokered Dialogue appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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President Kenyatta Launches Doctoral Scholarships

[Kenya Presidency] President Uhuru Kenyatta today presided over the launch of a doctoral scholarship programme named after him which is fully sponsored by the Chinese Government.

[Kenya Presidency] President Uhuru Kenyatta today presided over the launch of a doctoral scholarship programme named after him which is fully sponsored by the Chinese Government.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Court Tells Singer Steve Hofmeyr Not to Damage Old Flag Artwork

[News24Wire] Activist Johan Pienaar was on Monday granted an interim protection order against Afrikaans singer Steve Hofmeyr to prevent him from harassing, disturbing and damaging his art installation, which includes the old South African flag.

[News24Wire] Activist Johan Pienaar was on Monday granted an interim protection order against Afrikaans singer Steve Hofmeyr to prevent him from harassing, disturbing and damaging his art installation, which includes the old South African flag.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa