Banks Reject Etisalat Dollar to Naira Conversion of Loan

[Daily Trust] Nigerian banks have opposed a proposal by Etisalat Nigeria to convert part of a $1.2 billion loan from dollars into naira and want Abu Dhabi telecoms group Etisalat and its other shareholders to recapitalise it instead, a source said.

[Daily Trust] Nigerian banks have opposed a proposal by Etisalat Nigeria to convert part of a $1.2 billion loan from dollars into naira and want Abu Dhabi telecoms group Etisalat and its other shareholders to recapitalise it instead, a source said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Hajj – Nahcon Seals 13 Illegal Operators

[Daily Trust] The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) said it will close down 13 illegal tour operators in Kano State after a Federal High Court sitting in Kano granted the order.

[Daily Trust] The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) said it will close down 13 illegal tour operators in Kano State after a Federal High Court sitting in Kano granted the order.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ortom Declares 7-Day Fasting Over Attacks

[Daily Trust] Makurdi -Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State yesterday declared seven days of prayer and fasting for God to intervene in the attacks on rural communities in the state.

[Daily Trust] Makurdi -Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State yesterday declared seven days of prayer and fasting for God to intervene in the attacks on rural communities in the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kogi Introduces Property Tax, Exempts Religious Bodies

[Daily Trust] Lokoja -The Kogi state government yesterday said it had commenced the processes of introducing the property and Land Use Charge in the state to further boost the revenues accruing to it.

[Daily Trust] Lokoja -The Kogi state government yesterday said it had commenced the processes of introducing the property and Land Use Charge in the state to further boost the revenues accruing to it.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

We Destroyed the Dictator, Says Cosafa President Chiyangwa – VIDEO

[New Zimbabwe] ZIFA and COSAFA president Phillip Chiyangwa said Thursday that he is the happiest African on the continent after “destroying the emperor” of African football.

[New Zimbabwe] ZIFA and COSAFA president Phillip Chiyangwa said Thursday that he is the happiest African on the continent after "destroying the emperor" of African football.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Magu – Senate’s Confirmation Process Invalid – Serap

[Daily Trust] Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has questioned the constitutional validity of the confirmation process leading to the rejection for the second time of Ibrahim Magu as Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes …

[Daily Trust] Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has questioned the constitutional validity of the confirmation process leading to the rejection for the second time of Ibrahim Magu as Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Directors Want Buhari to Intervene in Sports Festival Host

[Daily Trust] Ilorin -The Chairman of Nigerian Directors of Sports Forum, Mr. Tunde Kazeem, yesterday called on President Muhammadu Buhari to intervene in order to ensure that the National Sports Festival that has suffered series of postponement is hel…

[Daily Trust] Ilorin -The Chairman of Nigerian Directors of Sports Forum, Mr. Tunde Kazeem, yesterday called on President Muhammadu Buhari to intervene in order to ensure that the National Sports Festival that has suffered series of postponement is held this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

EJS Visits Mary Brownell’s Home

[NEWS] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf on Monday evening, March 14, 2017 visited the home of the late veteran educator, outstanding and outspoken peace advocate, Mary Brownell to console the family and relatives for the death of their mother and grandm…

[NEWS] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf on Monday evening, March 14, 2017 visited the home of the late veteran educator, outstanding and outspoken peace advocate, Mary Brownell to console the family and relatives for the death of their mother and grandmother.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Cummings, Sulunteh Team-Up

[NEWS] Jeremiah Sulunteh, Liberia’s former ambassador to the United States and Canada has joined the Alternative National Congress (ANC) of Alexander B. Cummings.

[NEWS] Jeremiah Sulunteh, Liberia's former ambassador to the United States and Canada has joined the Alternative National Congress (ANC) of Alexander B. Cummings.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

WFP, Partners Hold Organizational Dev. Training

[NEWS] The UN world Food Program (WFP) in collaboration with the Farmers’ Assistance Program and Government of Liberia Wednesday began a three-day training session to strengthen the organizational and leadership capacities of targeted women farmer orga…

[NEWS] The UN world Food Program (WFP) in collaboration with the Farmers' Assistance Program and Government of Liberia Wednesday began a three-day training session to strengthen the organizational and leadership capacities of targeted women farmer organizations in leadership, good governance practices and other associated elements.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia