Nigeria Is Free to Restructure, But… – -Makarfi

[Vanguard] Abuja -Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, National Caretaker Committee, NCC, has lent its voice to calls for the restructuring of the country by some eminent Nigerians and groups.

[Vanguard] Abuja -Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, National Caretaker Committee, NCC, has lent its voice to calls for the restructuring of the country by some eminent Nigerians and groups.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

It Is Not Only the Biafrans Who Are Disgusted With This Country – Onaiyekan

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Catholic Archbishop of Abuja, John Cardinal Onaiyekan, yesterday, said anger and dissatisfaction expressed by people would continue in the country, when federal character principle leads to injustice and marginalization.

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Catholic Archbishop of Abuja, John Cardinal Onaiyekan, yesterday, said anger and dissatisfaction expressed by people would continue in the country, when federal character principle leads to injustice and marginalization.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Is the Force Intervention Brigade Still Justifying Its Existence?

[ISS] The Force Intervention Brigade (FIB), the sharp end of MONUSCO – the UN peacekeeping mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) – earned its stripes in 2013 when it helped the DRC’s army defeat the powerful Rwanda-backed M23 rebels in …

[ISS] The Force Intervention Brigade (FIB), the sharp end of MONUSCO - the UN peacekeeping mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) - earned its stripes in 2013 when it helped the DRC's army defeat the powerful Rwanda-backed M23 rebels in the east of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Second Hand Clothing Imports Hurting Edgars Stores

[Financial Gazette] Clothing retail chain Edgars Stores says the rapid increase in unregulated commerce in the country is hurting its operations as it is made to compete with businesses that do not pay tax.

[Financial Gazette] Clothing retail chain Edgars Stores says the rapid increase in unregulated commerce in the country is hurting its operations as it is made to compete with businesses that do not pay tax.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Man Douses Lover With Paraffin, Sets Her On Fire

[New Zimbabwe] A Gweru man who allegedly poured two litres of paraffin all over his lover’s body before setting her on fire in a dispute over text messages was Wednesday arraigned before the courts.

[New Zimbabwe] A Gweru man who allegedly poured two litres of paraffin all over his lover's body before setting her on fire in a dispute over text messages was Wednesday arraigned before the courts.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

IMF Extends Loan Program

[Nyasa Times] The International Monetary Fund (IMF) approved a US$ 26.9 Million (about K19.7 billion at current exchange rate) for Malawi after concluding ninth review of the Extended Credit Facility programme (ECF) , a tool for medium-term financial s…

[Nyasa Times] The International Monetary Fund (IMF) approved a US$ 26.9 Million (about K19.7 billion at current exchange rate) for Malawi after concluding ninth review of the Extended Credit Facility programme (ECF) , a tool for medium-term financial support, aimed at low income member states .

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi