PANDEF to Meet Govt Over Oct 26 Security Siege

[Vanguard] Asaba -Leaders of Pan Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF, have resolved to seek audience with the Federal Government and relevant security agencies over the October 26 disruption of their fourth general assembly in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, by the…

[Vanguard] Asaba -Leaders of Pan Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF, have resolved to seek audience with the Federal Government and relevant security agencies over the October 26 disruption of their fourth general assembly in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, by the Police and Department of State Services, DSS.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Crime Preventer Arrested Over Impersonating Gulu DPC

[Observer] Police in Aswa region have arrested a renowned local musician-turned crime preventer for allegedly impersonating Gulu District Police Commander (DPC) with intent to extort money from the public.

[Observer] Police in Aswa region have arrested a renowned local musician-turned crime preventer for allegedly impersonating Gulu District Police Commander (DPC) with intent to extort money from the public.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

‘27,000 Nigerian Migrants Died Last Year’

[Guardian] Twenty-seven thousand Nigerians seeking greener pasture abroad died in their quest to reach Europe through the desert and sea in 2016, according to a non-governmental organisation, RARDUJA International.

[Guardian] Twenty-seven thousand Nigerians seeking greener pasture abroad died in their quest to reach Europe through the desert and sea in 2016, according to a non-governmental organisation, RARDUJA International.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Use Mediation to Solve Land Rows, Locals Urged

[Monitor] Nwoya/Amuru -Land probe commissioners have advised residents of Acholi sub-region to settle for mediation as the best alternative for solving escalating land disputes in the region.

[Monitor] Nwoya/Amuru -Land probe commissioners have advised residents of Acholi sub-region to settle for mediation as the best alternative for solving escalating land disputes in the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

APC Govt Is a PDP Govt – Sule Lamido

[Premium Times] A former Jigawa State governor, Sule Lamido, recently wrote members of the Peoples Democratic Party on his intention to seek the presidential ticket of the party for the 2019 General Election.

[Premium Times] A former Jigawa State governor, Sule Lamido, recently wrote members of the Peoples Democratic Party on his intention to seek the presidential ticket of the party for the 2019 General Election.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nairobi Only Used 14% of Budget on Development in 2016-2017

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Nairobi County government spent only Sh3.7 billion for development against a target of Sh11.3 billion in the 2016/2017 financial year, which 14 percent of total revenue.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Nairobi County government spent only Sh3.7 billion for development against a target of Sh11.3 billion in the 2016/2017 financial year, which 14 percent of total revenue.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya