Power – Zungeru Project to Add 700mw to the National Grid – Fashola

[Vanguard] The Federal Government has announced that the on-going construction works on the Zungeru Hydro-electric Power Plant Project would add 700 Megawatts of electricity to the national grid, when completed.

[Vanguard] The Federal Government has announced that the on-going construction works on the Zungeru Hydro-electric Power Plant Project would add 700 Megawatts of electricity to the national grid, when completed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Buhari Told Not to Relax Over Sambisa Forest

[Daily Trust] Kano -Some residents of Kano state have called on President Muhammadu Buhari and the Nigerian Army not to relax the fight against insurgency following the takeover of the Sambisa forest, a stronghold of the Boko Haram terrorists.

[Daily Trust] Kano -Some residents of Kano state have called on President Muhammadu Buhari and the Nigerian Army not to relax the fight against insurgency following the takeover of the Sambisa forest, a stronghold of the Boko Haram terrorists.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

FG Congratulates Troops Over Capture of Sambisa Forest

[Vanguard] Lagos -The Federal Government has congratulated the gallant troops of the Nigerian military for finally seizing the Sambisa Forest from the Boko Haram terrorists and securing the North-East, paving the way for yesterday’s re-opening of two s…

[Vanguard] Lagos -The Federal Government has congratulated the gallant troops of the Nigerian military for finally seizing the Sambisa Forest from the Boko Haram terrorists and securing the North-East, paving the way for yesterday's re-opening of two strategic roads in Borno State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

DPR, NAFDAC Bicker Over Importation of Base Oil

[Vanguard] THE lubricant industry is being threatened following the bickering between the Department of Petroleum Resources, DPR, and the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration Control, NAFDAC, over the licensing of base oil importation.

[Vanguard] THE lubricant industry is being threatened following the bickering between the Department of Petroleum Resources, DPR, and the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration Control, NAFDAC, over the licensing of base oil importation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Labour Lauds S’court Judgment Over Govs’ Arbitrary Sack of LG Chiefs

[Vanguard] Organised labour through the Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees, NULGE, yesterday, commended the Supreme Court judgement that nullified the laws empowering state governors to sack elected local government officials, describing the j…

[Vanguard] Organised labour through the Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees, NULGE, yesterday, commended the Supreme Court judgement that nullified the laws empowering state governors to sack elected local government officials, describing the judgment as a landmark one.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Champions League – As Real Bamako’ve Rich Pedigree – Eguma

[Vanguard] Coach Stanley Eguma has admitted his Rivers United are in for two tough matches against AS Real Bamako of Mali in a preliminary round of the 2017 CAF Champions League.

[Vanguard] Coach Stanley Eguma has admitted his Rivers United are in for two tough matches against AS Real Bamako of Mali in a preliminary round of the 2017 CAF Champions League.

source: AllAfrica News: Mali

Traffic Santa Gift Wraps Speed Cameras

[News24Wire] Traffic cameras in the south of Johannesburg have undergone a glitzy Christmas makeover, after someone mysteriously covered them up as a festive gift for disgruntled motorists.

[News24Wire] Traffic cameras in the south of Johannesburg have undergone a glitzy Christmas makeover, after someone mysteriously covered them up as a festive gift for disgruntled motorists.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ingwe Cubs Bamboozle Bandari to Qualify for U20 Semis

[Capital FM] Nairobi -AFC Leopards youth team ‘Ingwe Cubs’ qualified for the Kenyan Premier League Under-20 Championship semi-final for the first time after hammering Bandari 5-1 in the quarter finals played at the Camp Toyoyo Ground on Tuesday morning.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -AFC Leopards youth team 'Ingwe Cubs' qualified for the Kenyan Premier League Under-20 Championship semi-final for the first time after hammering Bandari 5-1 in the quarter finals played at the Camp Toyoyo Ground on Tuesday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Duale to File Motion to Discuss Justice Odunga’s Conduct

[Capital FM] Nairobi -National Assembly Majority Leader Aden Duale says he will not be intimidated from presenting a notice of motion to discuss the conduct of Justice George Odunga in Parliament in January next year.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -National Assembly Majority Leader Aden Duale says he will not be intimidated from presenting a notice of motion to discuss the conduct of Justice George Odunga in Parliament in January next year.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya