Drug Research Institute in Darkness for Nine Months

[Premium Times] An institute established more than 36 years ago to develop drugs, biological products and pharmaceutical raw materials from indigenous resources in Nigeria is presently hampered by lack of funds.

[Premium Times] An institute established more than 36 years ago to develop drugs, biological products and pharmaceutical raw materials from indigenous resources in Nigeria is presently hampered by lack of funds.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Money Spent On Federal Roads Will Be Returned to States, Fashola Assures

[Premium Times] The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, on Thursday took a tour of federal projects in Ondo and Ekiti states, and assured that funds expended by states on federal roads will be refunded.

[Premium Times] The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, on Thursday took a tour of federal projects in Ondo and Ekiti states, and assured that funds expended by states on federal roads will be refunded.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Don’t Appoint SANs to S-Court – Babalakin

[Vanguard] Dr Wale Babalakin, SAN, yesterday, faulted the proposed appointment of SANs and other lawyers to the Supreme Court bench, saying: “Such a privilege is for very exceptional people, and there are very few around.”

[Vanguard] Dr Wale Babalakin, SAN, yesterday, faulted the proposed appointment of SANs and other lawyers to the Supreme Court bench, saying: "Such a privilege is for very exceptional people, and there are very few around."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

On Whether Moi University Should Offer Law Degrees, Let Reason Prevail

[Nation] A raging controversy over whether or not Moi University is eligible to offer law degrees raises questions about who has the final authority in approving programmes in the institutions of higher learning. Early this week, the Council for Legal …

[Nation] A raging controversy over whether or not Moi University is eligible to offer law degrees raises questions about who has the final authority in approving programmes in the institutions of higher learning. Early this week, the Council for Legal Education (CLE) stopped the university from offering law degrees, saying it has not met the requirements.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

One Dead, 26 Infected With Cholera in Sudan’s El Gedaref

[Radio Dabanga] El Gedaref -A health source in El Gedaref state reported that one person has died and 26 others are infected with cholera. The medic told Radio Dabanga that on Tuesday and Wednesday, eastern El Galabat registered a death and four cases …

[Radio Dabanga] El Gedaref -A health source in El Gedaref state reported that one person has died and 26 others are infected with cholera. The medic told Radio Dabanga that on Tuesday and Wednesday, eastern El Galabat registered a death and four cases of infection at El Saraf El Ahmar, while El Mahalla has registered two cases of the disease.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Homes, Food Stocks Destroyed in Two Darfur Fires

[Radio Dabanga] Saleia / Garsila -About 80 homes and large quantities of agricultural crops and food stocks have been destroyed in two separate fires that broke out in Darfur on Tuesday.

[Radio Dabanga] Saleia / Garsila -About 80 homes and large quantities of agricultural crops and food stocks have been destroyed in two separate fires that broke out in Darfur on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Education Deteriorating in North Darfur Camp

[Radio Dabanga] Kutum -The displaced of Camp Kassab of Kutum locality in North Darfur complain of the deterioration of the educational process in the camp, as well as a high school dropout rate among the pupils.

[Radio Dabanga] Kutum -The displaced of Camp Kassab of Kutum locality in North Darfur complain of the deterioration of the educational process in the camp, as well as a high school dropout rate among the pupils.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Darfuri Students Arrested At El Gezira Protest

[Radio Dabanga] El Gezira -On Tuesday, the security services arrested 13 Darfuri students from the University of the Holy Quran in El Gezira state, and used gas and batons to break-up a demonstration in protest at the university administration’s refusa…

[Radio Dabanga] El Gezira -On Tuesday, the security services arrested 13 Darfuri students from the University of the Holy Quran in El Gezira state, and used gas and batons to break-up a demonstration in protest at the university administration's refusal to honour an agreement exempting the Darfuri students from paying tuition fees.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Fuel, Food Shortage Deepens in Sudan’s El Gezira

[Radio Dabanga] El Gezira -The acute shortage of fuel in El Gezira state and its various localities has exacerbated coupled with severe shortage of essential goods which coincided with the wheat harvest season in El Gezira and El Managel.

[Radio Dabanga] El Gezira -The acute shortage of fuel in El Gezira state and its various localities has exacerbated coupled with severe shortage of essential goods which coincided with the wheat harvest season in El Gezira and El Managel.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan