Dagga Plantation Worth R250 000 Found in Limpopo

[News24Wire] Police have arrested a 25-year-old man after the discovery of a dagga plantation, with an estimated value of R250 000, near his shack outside Louis Trichardt, Limpopo, on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] Police have arrested a 25-year-old man after the discovery of a dagga plantation, with an estimated value of R250 000, near his shack outside Louis Trichardt, Limpopo, on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Day Zero Moves Closer After High Water Usage in Cape Town

[News24Wire] Day zero can be expected as soon as April 29, 2018, after high water usage by Cape Town residents over the past week, the City of Cape Town said on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] Day zero can be expected as soon as April 29, 2018, after high water usage by Cape Town residents over the past week, the City of Cape Town said on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Agitations – Govt Will Ensure Nigeria Remains United – Buhari

[Vanguard] Abakaliki -President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, stated that the Federal Government would ensure that the country remains one, irrespective of the activities of the Boko Haram sect in the North East and other agitations in different parts o…

[Vanguard] Abakaliki -President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, stated that the Federal Government would ensure that the country remains one, irrespective of the activities of the Boko Haram sect in the North East and other agitations in different parts of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

How to Achieve Peace in North-East – Irish Envoy

[Vanguard] Maiduguri -The Ambassador of Ireland to Nigeria, Sean Hoy, has said Boko Haram insurgency and other conflicts in the North-East will end only if “you focus on what you have in common, not your differences.”

[Vanguard] Maiduguri -The Ambassador of Ireland to Nigeria, Sean Hoy, has said Boko Haram insurgency and other conflicts in the North-East will end only if "you focus on what you have in common, not your differences."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Justice Consolidates Birth Registration in Maternity Hospitals

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Ministry of Justice and Human Rights has consolidated the “Birth Registration” project, having created 56 registration posts in the country’s maternity wards and health units. The goal is to register all children after their birth.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Ministry of Justice and Human Rights has consolidated the "Birth Registration" project, having created 56 registration posts in the country's maternity wards and health units. The goal is to register all children after their birth.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Buhari Under Fire, As Senate Says 2018 Budget ‘Heavily Padded, Inconsistent, Full of Errors’

[Vanguard] Abuja -Returning to plenary after a two-week break during which it reviewed the 2017 budget of the Federal Government against the proposals for 2018, the Senate yesterday returned a damning verdict of incompetence, inconsistency and ineptitu…

[Vanguard] Abuja -Returning to plenary after a two-week break during which it reviewed the 2017 budget of the Federal Government against the proposals for 2018, the Senate yesterday returned a damning verdict of incompetence, inconsistency and ineptitude in the planning and execution of the 2017 budget.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mrs Jonathan – Reps Insist On List of Accounts Under Litigation

[Vanguard] THE House of Representatives Committee on Public Petitions has asked the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to make available the list of accounts belonging to former First Lady, Mrs. Patience Jonathan that are not under litigat…

[Vanguard] THE House of Representatives Committee on Public Petitions has asked the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to make available the list of accounts belonging to former First Lady, Mrs. Patience Jonathan that are not under litigation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Morocco’s Membership of Ecowas Injurious to Nigeria’s Economy – OPS Warns

[Vanguard] The Organised Private Sector (OPS) Nigeria OPS, yesterday warned the federal government against granting of ECOWAS membership to Morocco, saying this will worsen the unemployment and poverty levels in Nigeria.

[Vanguard] The Organised Private Sector (OPS) Nigeria OPS, yesterday warned the federal government against granting of ECOWAS membership to Morocco, saying this will worsen the unemployment and poverty levels in Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

‘Access to TETFund Will Guarantee Research, Capacity Building for Private Varsities’

[This Day] Chief Bisi Ogunjobi is the Pro-Chancellor, Samuel Adegboyega University, Ogwa, Edo State, owned by the Apostolic Church. He explained to Funmi Ogundare why the act setting up the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) should be reviewed to …

[This Day] Chief Bisi Ogunjobi is the Pro-Chancellor, Samuel Adegboyega University, Ogwa, Edo State, owned by the Apostolic Church. He explained to Funmi Ogundare why the act setting up the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) should be reviewed to allow private universities access to it, and efforts made by the institution to establish a Centre for Research and Development of Esan Land, in the language and culture of the community, among other issues. Excerpts:

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Labour Decries Govt’s Failure to Pay Electricity Workers Disengaged 4 Years Ago

[Vanguard] THE National Union of Electricity Employees, NUEE, has said it is sad that about 1,000 former staff of the defunct Power Holding Company of Nigeria, PHCN disengaged four years ago are yet to receive their severance benefits.

[Vanguard] THE National Union of Electricity Employees, NUEE, has said it is sad that about 1,000 former staff of the defunct Power Holding Company of Nigeria, PHCN disengaged four years ago are yet to receive their severance benefits.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria