CPC Speaks On Dana Air Incident

[Premium Times] The Consumer Protection Council, CPC, has directed Dana Airline to provide necessary logistics support to affected passengers on its Airlines Flight 9J0363, which veered off the runway in Port Harcourt on Tuesday.

[Premium Times] The Consumer Protection Council, CPC, has directed Dana Airline to provide necessary logistics support to affected passengers on its Airlines Flight 9J0363, which veered off the runway in Port Harcourt on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

SONA 2018 – Ramaphosa Charm Offensive Extends to Land Expropriation, Unemployment and That ‘Reshuffle’

[Daily Maverick] South Africa’s “original sin” of black land dispossession would be redressed with land expropriation without compensation as part of the “collective action” required to unite the country, but without damaging the economy, agricultural …

[Daily Maverick] South Africa's "original sin" of black land dispossession would be redressed with land expropriation without compensation as part of the "collective action" required to unite the country, but without damaging the economy, agricultural production or food security. This was President Cyril Ramaphosa at his negotiating best: a nod to everyone's concerns, a call for solution-focused unity of purpose and, ever so subtly, an ultimatum. His response on Tuesday to the parliamentary debate on the State of the Natio

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Akwa Ibom, Rivers Receive Highest As FAAC Disbursement Increased 25% in 2007

[Premium Times] The Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative, NEITI, on Tuesday in Abuja said the Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) disbursements increased by 25 per cent in 2017.

[Premium Times] The Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative, NEITI, on Tuesday in Abuja said the Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) disbursements increased by 25 per cent in 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lawyers Want More Victims to Benefits From Lubanga Reparations

[Lubanga Trial Website] Lawyers representing victims in Thomas Lubanga’s case are planning to appeal against an order by International Criminal Court (ICC) judges that set the former Congolese rebel leader’s financial liability for reparations at US$ 1…

[Lubanga Trial Website] Lawyers representing victims in Thomas Lubanga's case are planning to appeal against an order by International Criminal Court (ICC) judges that set the former Congolese rebel leader's financial liability for reparations at US$ 10 million. The lawyers say judges excluded "a significant number" of victims who participated in the proceedings against Lubanga and whom the Trust Fund for Victims (TFV) had already designated as eligible for reparations.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

61% of Nigerians Endorse Creation of State Police – Survey

[Vanguard] Abuja -In spite of resistance against its formation by a segment of the country, the proposed creation of state police has enjoyed the support and approval of over 61 percent of Nigerians.

[Vanguard] Abuja -In spite of resistance against its formation by a segment of the country, the proposed creation of state police has enjoyed the support and approval of over 61 percent of Nigerians.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Fuel Scarcity May Worsen As Depot Owners Give 14-Day Ultimatum

[Premium Times] While Nigerians across many states continue to grapple with the unavailability of petrol at the official price, the situation may get worse due to threat by depot owners.

[Premium Times] While Nigerians across many states continue to grapple with the unavailability of petrol at the official price, the situation may get worse due to threat by depot owners.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria