Labour Unions, Rights Groups Seek a Restructured Nigeria

[Guardian] Members of organised unions, including professionals and non-professionals across the country are beginning to join their voices to the rising number of agitators demanding for the restructuring of the Nigerian federation. Their concern, acc…

[Guardian] Members of organised unions, including professionals and non-professionals across the country are beginning to join their voices to the rising number of agitators demanding for the restructuring of the Nigerian federation. Their concern, according to them, was to avoid any impending crisis in the country if the subject is not addressed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Court Update – Suspect Arrested in Connection With the Fatal Shooting of a Police Officer

[SAPS] The arrested suspect in this matter; Hangwani Molovhedzi aged 29 years old from Ngovela Village outside Thohoyandou, have today appeared before the Thohoyandou Magistrate’s Court on charges of murder, car hijacking and attempted murder. He was r…

[SAPS] The arrested suspect in this matter; Hangwani Molovhedzi aged 29 years old from Ngovela Village outside Thohoyandou, have today appeared before the Thohoyandou Magistrate's Court on charges of murder, car hijacking and attempted murder. He was remanded in custody with no bail until the 31 January 2018 for further Police investigations.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Reps to Probe Poor Condition of State House Clinic

[Premium Times] The House of Representatives has asked an ad-hoc committee to investigate the condition of the State House Clinic, Abuja, and alleged irregular deductions from the salaries and allowances of the staff.

[Premium Times] The House of Representatives has asked an ad-hoc committee to investigate the condition of the State House Clinic, Abuja, and alleged irregular deductions from the salaries and allowances of the staff.

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El-Rufai’s Teachers Poor Exams Performance Claim ‘Cheap Propaganda’ – NLC

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Labour Congress, NLC, Kaduna chapter has criticised Governor Nasir El-Rufai’s recent disclosure that two third of primary school teachers in the state failed to score up to 75 per cent when asked to write competency examina…

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Labour Congress, NLC, Kaduna chapter has criticised Governor Nasir El-Rufai's recent disclosure that two third of primary school teachers in the state failed to score up to 75 per cent when asked to write competency examinations meant for primary four students.

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Churches Criticised for Inviting Entertainers to Boost Attendance

[Premium Times] The Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN has criticised the attitude of some churches, especially in Abuja, in inviting secular celebrities and entertainment stars to boost attendance at their programmes.

[Premium Times] The Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN has criticised the attitude of some churches, especially in Abuja, in inviting secular celebrities and entertainment stars to boost attendance at their programmes.

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Minister Gigaga Leads Delegation to IMF Annual Meetings

[SAnews.gov.za] Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba is leading a senior National Treasury delegation to represent South Africa at the 2017 Annual Meetings of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank Group.

[SAnews.gov.za] Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba is leading a senior National Treasury delegation to represent South Africa at the 2017 Annual Meetings of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank Group.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa