Senate Rejects U.S.-Based Professor As Electricity Commission Boss

[Premium Times] The Senate has rejected the nomination of American-based professor, Akintunde Akinwande, as the head of the National Electricity Regulatory Commission.

[Premium Times] The Senate has rejected the nomination of American-based professor, Akintunde Akinwande, as the head of the National Electricity Regulatory Commission.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ingenico, Interswitch Partner to Deliver Multichannel Payment Solutions to Nigeria

[CIO] Group announced that a strategic partnership has been signed with Interswitch Nigeria Limited to deliver multichannel payment solutions to the Nigerian market.

[CIO] Group announced that a strategic partnership has been signed with Interswitch Nigeria Limited to deliver multichannel payment solutions to the Nigerian market.

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Two Arrested for Murder and Attempted Murder

[SAPS] Potchefstroom: Police in Mmakau assisted by their counterparts from Soshanguve, Ga-Rankuwa, Dube and Tshwane Metro Police’s K9 Unit arrested two suspects aged 28 and 35 on Sunday, 08 January 2017 for murder and attempted murder.

[SAPS] Potchefstroom: Police in Mmakau assisted by their counterparts from Soshanguve, Ga-Rankuwa, Dube and Tshwane Metro Police's K9 Unit arrested two suspects aged 28 and 35 on Sunday, 08 January 2017 for murder and attempted murder.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Assist Ematsheni Police to Locate Missing Man

[SAPS] Eugene Mxolisi Mnangeni (54) was last seen by his mother in the Obonjaneni area of Ematsheni. On Monday, 02 January 2017, he left the area to meet with his wife and children who were in the Ladysmith area at the time. Eugene never returned home …

[SAPS] Eugene Mxolisi Mnangeni (54) was last seen by his mother in the Obonjaneni area of Ematsheni. On Monday, 02 January 2017, he left the area to meet with his wife and children who were in the Ladysmith area at the time. Eugene never returned home nor did he meet his family. He is light in complexion and and has a moustache at the time of his disappearance. It is unknown what clothing he was wearing at the time.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Police Arrest Head of Kidnappers

[Leadership] The Nigeria Police Force on Monday said it has smashed the vicious kidnap-for-ransom gang that have been involved in high profile kidnapping, terrorizing Kaduna and neighbouring states in Lagos, Abia and Kaduna states.

[Leadership] The Nigeria Police Force on Monday said it has smashed the vicious kidnap-for-ransom gang that have been involved in high profile kidnapping, terrorizing Kaduna and neighbouring states in Lagos, Abia and Kaduna states.

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Civil Servants Are the Thieves – Lawmaker

[Vanguard] A member of the House Representatives (APC Ringim/Taura, Jigawa State), Muhammad Gausu, has said civil servants are more corrupt than members of the National Assembly, adding “people talk about us because we are elected; but the thieves are …

[Vanguard] A member of the House Representatives (APC Ringim/Taura, Jigawa State), Muhammad Gausu, has said civil servants are more corrupt than members of the National Assembly, adding "people talk about us because we are elected; but the thieves are in the ministries."

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