Osinbajo Cautions Nigerians Against Legitimising Corruption

[This Day] Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has urged anti-corruption agencies in the country to step up their engagements with the Nigerian public especially those who think that when a politician who is their kinfolk steals, it is permissible.

[This Day] Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has urged anti-corruption agencies in the country to step up their engagements with the Nigerian public especially those who think that when a politician who is their kinfolk steals, it is permissible.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Telkom Orange Weatherhead Beats 9-0

[Nation] Champions Telkom Orange on Tuesday strolled into the semi-finals of the Africa Cup of Club Championship after an emphatic 9-0 win over Weatherhead of Uganda on Day Four of the competition at City Park Stadium.

[Nation] Champions Telkom Orange on Tuesday strolled into the semi-finals of the Africa Cup of Club Championship after an emphatic 9-0 win over Weatherhead of Uganda on Day Four of the competition at City Park Stadium.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

To Avoid Scandal, House Moves to Pass Budget Openly

[This Day] In a bid to avoid a repetition of budget fraud allegations which plagued the 2016 budget, the details of the 2017 N7.3 trillion budget would be debated and passed openly at plenary and during proceedings by the House of Representatives.

[This Day] In a bid to avoid a repetition of budget fraud allegations which plagued the 2016 budget, the details of the 2017 N7.3 trillion budget would be debated and passed openly at plenary and during proceedings by the House of Representatives.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Reps to Wade Into FRCN Edict On Churches, Mosques Today

[Guardian] The House of Representatives is expected today to wade into the controversies arising from the Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria (FRCN) law, which approves 20 years tenure in office for heads of churches and mosques.

[Guardian] The House of Representatives is expected today to wade into the controversies arising from the Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria (FRCN) law, which approves 20 years tenure in office for heads of churches and mosques.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Military Intervention ‘Not Ruled Out’, Says Nigerian Foreign Minister

[RFI] West African leaders will encourage Gambia’s President Yahya Jammeh to respect his country’s constitution in a visit scheduled for Wednesday, Nigeria’s foreign minister Geoffrey Onyeama has told RFI.

[RFI] West African leaders will encourage Gambia's President Yahya Jammeh to respect his country's constitution in a visit scheduled for Wednesday, Nigeria's foreign minister Geoffrey Onyeama has told RFI.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Addis Gets Groove Back

[Addis Fortune] Tariku Berhanu has been a ‘stage man’ for the last five years, a stage constructor who puts together concert stages. He works on a contractual basis at many events and with many concert organizers.

[Addis Fortune] Tariku Berhanu has been a 'stage man' for the last five years, a stage constructor who puts together concert stages. He works on a contractual basis at many events and with many concert organizers.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

3.5 Million Birds Currently Affected By Bird Flu in Nigeria – Ogbeh

[Leadership] The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh has said over 3.5 million birds are currently infected by the bird flu (Avian influenza) in the country.

[Leadership] The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh has said over 3.5 million birds are currently infected by the bird flu (Avian influenza) in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria