Things That Cannot Wait

[Daily Trust] Now that the furore has died down [I hope] as to whether Prof Yemi Osinbajo is Acting President of the Federal Republic or he is “coordinating the activities of the government” during President Muhammadu Buhari’s absence, he must quietly …

[Daily Trust] Now that the furore has died down [I hope] as to whether Prof Yemi Osinbajo is Acting President of the Federal Republic or he is "coordinating the activities of the government" during President Muhammadu Buhari's absence, he must quietly adopt a personal road map of what he will do and not do during his uncertain, open-ended and booby trap-laced tenure. It was the combined forces of Senate President Bukola Saraki and Senate Leader Ahmed Lawan, with the acquiescence of all senators, that swept Senator Mao O

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Court Jails Two Siblings for Internet Fraud

[Guardian] Two siblings, a male and female, have been sentenced to two years imprison each for Internet fraud in Warri, Delta, according to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).

[Guardian] Two siblings, a male and female, have been sentenced to two years imprison each for Internet fraud in Warri, Delta, according to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Prophet’ Bags 25 Months’ Imprisonment for Stealing, Impersonation

[Daily Trust] A 32-year-old man, Lukman Yaya, who claimed to be a prophet, was on Monday sentenced to 25 months’ imprisonment by an Ota Magistrates ‘Court in Ogun.

[Daily Trust] A 32-year-old man, Lukman Yaya, who claimed to be a prophet, was on Monday sentenced to 25 months' imprisonment by an Ota Magistrates 'Court in Ogun.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Herdsmen – Former Police Official Wants Govt to Check Proliferation of Small Arms

[Guardian] A Former Deputy Inspector-General of Police (DIG), Mr Azubuko Udah, has called on the Federal Government to check the proliferation of small arms in order to check incessant Farmers/Herdsmen clashes in the country.

[Guardian] A Former Deputy Inspector-General of Police (DIG), Mr Azubuko Udah, has called on the Federal Government to check the proliferation of small arms in order to check incessant Farmers/Herdsmen clashes in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Troops Clear Kidnappers Den in Lame-Burra Forest, Arrest One

[Daily Trust] Bauchi -Troops of 135 Battalion, 33 Brigade Nigerian Army currently on Operation HARBIN KUNAMA II deployed to Dangarfa, Ningi Local Government Area have cleared the notorious kidnappers’ camps in Lame-Burra, Dangarfa and Dangardo forests,…

[Daily Trust] Bauchi -Troops of 135 Battalion, 33 Brigade Nigerian Army currently on Operation HARBIN KUNAMA II deployed to Dangarfa, Ningi Local Government Area have cleared the notorious kidnappers' camps in Lame-Burra, Dangarfa and Dangardo forests, in Bauchi State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

President Directs Minister to Identify Needs of Technical Schools

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Mafi-Kumase -President Akufo-Addo has directed the Minister for Education to, as a matter of importance, identify the critical needs of all senior high technical schools (SHTSs) and technical and vocational institutes to get them w…

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Mafi-Kumase -President Akufo-Addo has directed the Minister for Education to, as a matter of importance, identify the critical needs of all senior high technical schools (SHTSs) and technical and vocational institutes to get them well-equipped.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Opposition Files Application to Block Energy Utility Chief’s Return

[News24Wire] The Democratic Alliance (DA) on Monday filed an urgent two-part application with the North Gauteng High Court, opposing Brian Molefe’s return to Eskom as chief executive.

[News24Wire] The Democratic Alliance (DA) on Monday filed an urgent two-part application with the North Gauteng High Court, opposing Brian Molefe's return to Eskom as chief executive.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ecowas Introduces Innovations At the 2017 Wrestling Tournament

[Daily Observer] A number of innovations have been introduced to the ECOWAS wrestling tournament in order to advance the course of integration and human development in the region, ECOWAS Communication

[Daily Observer] A number of innovations have been introduced to the ECOWAS wrestling tournament in order to advance the course of integration and human development in the region, ECOWAS Communication

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Technical Education Will Be Centre of Industrial Revolution – President

[Ghana Govt.] The President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has hinted of government’s resolve to reposition technical education to be the centre of the country’s industrial revolution.

[Ghana Govt.] The President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has hinted of government's resolve to reposition technical education to be the centre of the country's industrial revolution.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Dock Workers Call Off Strike

[Cameroon Tribune] Normal loading and off-loading of ships at the Douala seaport resumed Saturday as dialogue between authorities, importers and the aggrieved continues.

[Cameroon Tribune] Normal loading and off-loading of ships at the Douala seaport resumed Saturday as dialogue between authorities, importers and the aggrieved continues.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon