Air Travel As Elitist Indulgence

[This Day] Operators in the aviation industry have over the years argued that air travel is seen in different parts of the world as elitist indulgence. So when the government is thinking of meeting critical needs for its citizenry, it considers providi…

[This Day] Operators in the aviation industry have over the years argued that air travel is seen in different parts of the world as elitist indulgence. So when the government is thinking of meeting critical needs for its citizenry, it considers providing social amenities such as schools, health institutions, transport system, which include roads, train and possibly waterways.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Clean Water Signals Fresh Start for Qongwane Primary

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Qongwane Primary School in northern KwaZulu-Natal is now a beacon of hope and life for residents in the area, as it has become the only centre with unrestricted clean water supply in the community.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Qongwane Primary School in northern KwaZulu-Natal is now a beacon of hope and life for residents in the area, as it has become the only centre with unrestricted clean water supply in the community.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Buchi Emecheta – Okowa, Others Mourn Literary Icon

[Vanguard] The literary world was again thrown into mourning following the news of the death of one of Nigeria’s renowned literary figures and authors of the world acclaimed novel, Second Class Citizen, Florence Onyebuchi “Buchi” Emecheta.

[Vanguard] The literary world was again thrown into mourning following the news of the death of one of Nigeria's renowned literary figures and authors of the world acclaimed novel, Second Class Citizen, Florence Onyebuchi "Buchi" Emecheta.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Osinbajo Lauds Aba Artisans, Says FG’ll Remove Bottlenecks Militating Against SMEs

[Vanguard] Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has described Aba, the commercial city of Abia State as “easily the manufacturing and smallscale business centre of Nigeria”, saying that the Federal Government would do everything possible to encourage …

[Vanguard] Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has described Aba, the commercial city of Abia State as "easily the manufacturing and smallscale business centre of Nigeria", saying that the Federal Government would do everything possible to encourage small business operators in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigerians Withdraw N4.7 Trillion Through ATMs in 2016

[Vanguard] The value of cash withdrawals through Automatic Teller Machines (ATMs) rose sharply to N4.7 trillion in 2016, indicating increasing appetite for cash transactions among Nigerians.

[Vanguard] The value of cash withdrawals through Automatic Teller Machines (ATMs) rose sharply to N4.7 trillion in 2016, indicating increasing appetite for cash transactions among Nigerians.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Need for Special Corruption Court Ruled Out

[New Times] There isn’t enough evidence so far to convince the government that setting up a special court to try corruption cases would reduce the vice, the State Minister for Constitutional and Legal Affairs has said.

[New Times] There isn't enough evidence so far to convince the government that setting up a special court to try corruption cases would reduce the vice, the State Minister for Constitutional and Legal Affairs has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda