Reps Bid to Probe Aviation Crises Suffers Setback

[Guardian] Abuja -The plan by the House of Representatives to probe aviation crises has suffered a setback due to a number of factors.One of them, according to the Chairman, House Committee on Aviation, Nkeiruka Onyejeocha is the newness of the clerk o…

[Guardian] Abuja -The plan by the House of Representatives to probe aviation crises has suffered a setback due to a number of factors.One of them, according to the Chairman, House Committee on Aviation, Nkeiruka Onyejeocha is the newness of the clerk of the House of Representatives in office.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lagos Lawmaker Seeks Strategic Devt of Education Sector

[This Day] A Lagos lawmaker, Hon. Lasbat Meranda-Lawal has canvassed the need to strategically reposition the country’s education sector and build capacity of the upcoming generations for sustainable development.

[This Day] A Lagos lawmaker, Hon. Lasbat Meranda-Lawal has canvassed the need to strategically reposition the country's education sector and build capacity of the upcoming generations for sustainable development.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Governor Wike Earmarks N470 Billion for 2017 Fiscal Year

[Guardian] Port Harcourt -Rivers State Government will spend N470 billion in the 2017 fiscal year.Governor Nyesom Wike while presenting the budget before the State House of Assembly yesterday said the projected budget of N470 billion was christened ” t…

[Guardian] Port Harcourt -Rivers State Government will spend N470 billion in the 2017 fiscal year.Governor Nyesom Wike while presenting the budget before the State House of Assembly yesterday said the projected budget of N470 billion was christened " the Golden Jubilee budget for accelerated development."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Appointment of New Minister

[Government of Seychelles] Following the approval by the National Assembly of the appointment of Ambassador Maurice Loustau-Lalanne as Minister, President Danny Faure has expressed his appreciation of the support of the Members of the National Assembly.

[Government of Seychelles] Following the approval by the National Assembly of the appointment of Ambassador Maurice Loustau-Lalanne as Minister, President Danny Faure has expressed his appreciation of the support of the Members of the National Assembly.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

Alleged Limpopo Police Attacker to Spend New Year in Jail

[News24Wire] A suspect accused of attacking a police captain during an argument, to the point where the policeman lost consciousness, is set to spend New Year behind bars.

[News24Wire] A suspect accused of attacking a police captain during an argument, to the point where the policeman lost consciousness, is set to spend New Year behind bars.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

“Who Switched Off the Christmas Lights?”

[Financial Gazette] GRANTED, we all know that Christmas is a tradition and practice alien to African culture, introduced to our continent several centuries ago by the Europeans. In any case, it is a period of pomp and fun fare heavily entrenched in Wes…

[Financial Gazette] GRANTED, we all know that Christmas is a tradition and practice alien to African culture, introduced to our continent several centuries ago by the Europeans. In any case, it is a period of pomp and fun fare heavily entrenched in Western folklore, mainly preying on beings generally gullible to fantasy, mysticism and make believe.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

TFF to Train U-17 Players

[Daily News] Airtel Tanzania in collaboration with football governing body (TFF) will conduct a six-day clinic to the best players selected during its U-17 youth tournament that climaxed in Dar es Salaam in September, this year.

[Daily News] Airtel Tanzania in collaboration with football governing body (TFF) will conduct a six-day clinic to the best players selected during its U-17 youth tournament that climaxed in Dar es Salaam in September, this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Acholi Paramount Chief Promises to Kill Stray Elephants

[Monitor] Gulu -The Acholi paramount chief, Rwot David Onen Acana II has promised to mobilise his subjects to kill all elephants that stray from Queen Elizabeth National Park that destroy crops in Acholi sub-region, a plan that has attracted protests f…

[Monitor] Gulu -The Acholi paramount chief, Rwot David Onen Acana II has promised to mobilise his subjects to kill all elephants that stray from Queen Elizabeth National Park that destroy crops in Acholi sub-region, a plan that has attracted protests from the Uganda Wildlife Authority.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda