U.S.$25 Billion Oil Contract – Kachikwu Keeps Mum After Villa Meeting

[Leadership] The Nigerian Army said yesterday that it decided to embark on Operations Python Dance 11 and Crocodile Smile 11 in the South East and South South geopolitical zones of the country in order to tackle the rising challenges of militancy, kidn…

[Leadership] The Nigerian Army said yesterday that it decided to embark on Operations Python Dance 11 and Crocodile Smile 11 in the South East and South South geopolitical zones of the country in order to tackle the rising challenges of militancy, kidnapping and pipeline vandalism.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kenyatta Orders Probe Into Market Fire

[East African] Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta has called for swift and thorough investigations to establish the cause of the fire that gutted part of Nairobi’s biggest market, Gikomba, early morning on Friday.

[East African] Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta has called for swift and thorough investigations to establish the cause of the fire that gutted part of Nairobi's biggest market, Gikomba, early morning on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Greed, Selfishness Have Tarnished Party – Chairman George

[Leadership] The former deputy national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Olabode Ibiyinka George on Friday lamented the party loss of power to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), saying the party lost power because it lost …

[Leadership] The former deputy national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Olabode Ibiyinka George on Friday lamented the party loss of power to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), saying the party lost power because it lost faith in the goals and standards erected by its founding fathers.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

New Campaign to Promote Solar Lighting Launched

[PR Newswire] Dar es Salaam -Lighting Africa, a joint World Bank-IFC program and innovation, today announced the launch of a two-year consumer education campaign to promote solar off-grid lighting and energy products in rural communities not connected …

[PR Newswire] Dar es Salaam -Lighting Africa, a joint World Bank-IFC program and innovation, today announced the launch of a two-year consumer education campaign to promote solar off-grid lighting and energy products in rural communities not connected to the grid.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania