Fast Ends On Saturday, NASRDA Confirms

[This Day] Abuja -The National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA) has confirmed that the ongoing Ramdan fast being observed by Muslims in the country will come to an end in Nigeria on June 25, 2017.

[This Day] Abuja -The National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA) has confirmed that the ongoing Ramdan fast being observed by Muslims in the country will come to an end in Nigeria on June 25, 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Central Bank Auctions U.S.$1 Billion in One Week

[Guardian] The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has in the last seven days, offered $1.01 billion at the inter-bank foreign exchange market to meet the requests of customers in the various segments of the market.

[Guardian] The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has in the last seven days, offered $1.01 billion at the inter-bank foreign exchange market to meet the requests of customers in the various segments of the market.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Senate Orders Committee to Start Treating Petitions On Corruption

[Guardian] Abuja -The Senate has mandated its committee on anti-corruption to take petitions from the public on allegations of corrupt practices in any government establishment.Senate President, Abubakar Bukola Saraki, at the 11th annual Business Law c…

[Guardian] Abuja -The Senate has mandated its committee on anti-corruption to take petitions from the public on allegations of corrupt practices in any government establishment.Senate President, Abubakar Bukola Saraki, at the 11th annual Business Law conference yesterday in Abuja, said that the decision was a fundamental part of the National Assembly anti-corruption policy for reducing the menace.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Osinbajo Seeks Measures for Speedy Judicial Process

[Guardian] Abuja -Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has called for measures that would help in speeding up the “crawling” judicial process in the country.Yesterday, at the third annual judges workshop, organised by the International Institute for Petroleu…

[Guardian] Abuja -Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has called for measures that would help in speeding up the "crawling" judicial process in the country.Yesterday, at the third annual judges workshop, organised by the International Institute for Petroleum, Energy Law and Policy (IIPELP), in collaboration with National Judicial Institute (NJI), Osinbajo described the present slow judicial process in the country as a nightmare for investors.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt to Release N350 Billion Immediately for Capital Projects

[This Day] Abuja -After a six-month wait for the budget’s passage, the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, has expressed the readiness of her ministry to immediately release N350 billion as part of the capital votes included in the 2017 Appropriati…

[This Day] Abuja -After a six-month wait for the budget's passage, the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, has expressed the readiness of her ministry to immediately release N350 billion as part of the capital votes included in the 2017 Appropriation Act, which was signed into law last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Rupapa Live DVD Album Launch a Success

[The Herald] Gospel sensation Benjamin Rupapa’s live DVD recording and album launch for “Salvation” lived up to its billing. The event dubbed “Salvation Concert” was held over the weekend at Theatre in the Park.Prolific musicians such as Joseph Madziyi…

[The Herald] Gospel sensation Benjamin Rupapa's live DVD recording and album launch for "Salvation" lived up to its billing. The event dubbed "Salvation Concert" was held over the weekend at Theatre in the Park.Prolific musicians such as Joseph Madziyire, Sabastian Magacha, Mcdonald Chidavaenzi, Kuda Mutsvene and Pastor Sam Nhubu of Heartfelt International Ministries choir were among others in attendance.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Buffalo Soldier, Winky D Drop Single

[The Herald] When two award-winning singers join forces for a collaboration, there is no doubt that they will make great music.Winky D aka the Ninja President and South African based Zimbabwean artist Buffalo Soldier born Thabani Ndlovu finally release…

[The Herald] When two award-winning singers join forces for a collaboration, there is no doubt that they will make great music.Winky D aka the Ninja President and South African based Zimbabwean artist Buffalo Soldier born Thabani Ndlovu finally released their much awaited collaboration titled "Rugare" yesterday, proving that brotherhood in music still exists.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Rodger, Over? a Tribute to Cde Chinx

[The Herald] In March, I spent about four hours in Harare with Cde Chinx together with two of his sons, Chinx was a leading Chimurenga musician and veteran of Zimbabwe’s liberation struggle.I’d spent longer hours previously with the man who addressed m…

[The Herald] In March, I spent about four hours in Harare with Cde Chinx together with two of his sons, Chinx was a leading Chimurenga musician and veteran of Zimbabwe's liberation struggle.I'd spent longer hours previously with the man who addressed me by the name of my great grandfather, Mambo Chiwashira who, like his own great grandfather Mambo Chingaira Makoni, was murdered and decapitated by British colonial forces in the 1890s.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe