Ministers, Heads of MDAs Delaying Passage of 2018 Budget – Senate

[Premium Times] The Senate says it may take a major legislative decision as majority of the Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) have refused to either submit details of their 2018 budget proposal or their amendments as requested by Senate commi…

[Premium Times] The Senate says it may take a major legislative decision as majority of the Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) have refused to either submit details of their 2018 budget proposal or their amendments as requested by Senate committees.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

60 Nominated for Zimbabwe Achievers Awards South Africa

[New Zimbabwe] Nominees for the 2018 South African edition of the Zimbabwe Achievers Awards (ZAA) have been announced with the winners set to be revealed at a gala dinner in April.

[New Zimbabwe] Nominees for the 2018 South African edition of the Zimbabwe Achievers Awards (ZAA) have been announced with the winners set to be revealed at a gala dinner in April.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Victoria Falls to Anchor Proposed Tourism Hub

[The Herald] Johannesburg, South Africa -President Mnangagwa has directed Tourism and Hospitality Industry Minister Prisca Mupfumira to lead the process in setting up a Special Economic Zone (SEZ) for tourism, a project that will see Hwange, Victoria F…

[The Herald] Johannesburg, South Africa -President Mnangagwa has directed Tourism and Hospitality Industry Minister Prisca Mupfumira to lead the process in setting up a Special Economic Zone (SEZ) for tourism, a project that will see Hwange, Victoria Falls and Kariba transform into a hub of tourism on the entire continent.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

VOA Interview With Escaped Prisoner Draws Angry Reactions

[New Times] An interview aired on Voice of America featuring Cassien Ntamuhanga, a Rwandan convict who escaped Mpanga International prison in October last year, has sparked angry reactions from many Rwandans.

[New Times] An interview aired on Voice of America featuring Cassien Ntamuhanga, a Rwandan convict who escaped Mpanga International prison in October last year, has sparked angry reactions from many Rwandans.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

We Found $1 Million in Wardrobe of Former Air Force Chief – Witness

[Premium Times] Anna Akuson, a witness in the N3.9 billion fraud trial involving Alex Badeh, former Chief of Air Staff, on Wednesday told Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court, Maitama, Abuja how a search conducted on a property allegedly belong…

[Premium Times] Anna Akuson, a witness in the N3.9 billion fraud trial involving Alex Badeh, former Chief of Air Staff, on Wednesday told Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court, Maitama, Abuja how a search conducted on a property allegedly belonging to defendant led to the recovery of $1 million suspected to be proceeds of illicit deals.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Wizkid Makes Debut At Coachella Festival in California

[Vanguard] Nigerian music sensation Ayo Balogun, aka Wizkid), will make his debut at popular Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival popular known as Coachella in Indio, California.

[Vanguard] Nigerian music sensation Ayo Balogun, aka Wizkid), will make his debut at popular Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival popular known as Coachella in Indio, California.

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Central Bank Warns Nigerians On Investment in Crypto Currencies

[Guardian] The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has again cautioned Nigerians to be wary of investments in crypto currency as they are virtual currencies that are not legal tender in Nigeria.

[Guardian] The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has again cautioned Nigerians to be wary of investments in crypto currency as they are virtual currencies that are not legal tender in Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria