Matric Board to Announce New Admission Policies

[Premium Times] The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board which began a meeting on Monday, is expected to formally announce a new holistic policy on Tuesday when the body is expected to conclude its ongoing deliberation.

[Premium Times] The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board which began a meeting on Monday, is expected to formally announce a new holistic policy on Tuesday when the body is expected to conclude its ongoing deliberation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

State Positioned for International Oil, Gas Dominance Despite Challenges

[Guardian] By embracing a digital revolution in its oil and gas facilities, Nigeria could propel itself from the shadows of persistent underperformance to become a global energy powerhouse. This will be a catalyst for industrialisation and growth in ma…

[Guardian] By embracing a digital revolution in its oil and gas facilities, Nigeria could propel itself from the shadows of persistent underperformance to become a global energy powerhouse. This will be a catalyst for industrialisation and growth in many other economic sectors too.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Knocks, Kudos As Nigerians React to President’s Broadcast

[Guardian] As always, Nigerians have reacted to yesterday’s address to Nigerians by President Muhammadu Buhari in different ways. While some knocked the president for the broadcast, describing it as a disappointment and buck passing, others have hailed…

[Guardian] As always, Nigerians have reacted to yesterday's address to Nigerians by President Muhammadu Buhari in different ways. While some knocked the president for the broadcast, describing it as a disappointment and buck passing, others have hailed it as a timely intervention, especially in the country's fight against terrorism and the need for national integration.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Gives Wealthy Tax Evaders 90 Days to Declare Assets

[This Day] The federal government Monday said it had given tax evading wealthy Nigerians and corporate bodies 90 days to declare their taxable income and pay appropriate taxes or face the full wrath of the law.

[This Day] The federal government Monday said it had given tax evading wealthy Nigerians and corporate bodies 90 days to declare their taxable income and pay appropriate taxes or face the full wrath of the law.

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President Decrees Election Day a Public Holiday

[ANGOP] Luanda -Angolan head of State José Eduardo dos Santos announced Monday a day off for Wednesday, August 23, ahead of the fourth general elections in Angola, under the Constitution and election laws.

[ANGOP] Luanda -Angolan head of State José Eduardo dos Santos announced Monday a day off for Wednesday, August 23, ahead of the fourth general elections in Angola, under the Constitution and election laws.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Opposition Plays Down Lateness in Filing Court Papers

[Nation] Four documents in Nasa leader Raila Odinga’s petition challenging the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta were filed after the deadline, according to the Supreme Court, even as the coalition said the papers were not key to their case.

[Nation] Four documents in Nasa leader Raila Odinga's petition challenging the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta were filed after the deadline, according to the Supreme Court, even as the coalition said the papers were not key to their case.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya