Petty Stealing Comment Was ‘Unfair’ – Kwesi Pratt to Prez Akufo Addo

[Ghana Star] “Some of these workers have wives, children and so on; if these workers in the course of their work have to serve their bosses with tea biscuits and so on and they partake in it, they are not criminals, they are not thieves and they cannot…

[Ghana Star] "Some of these workers have wives, children and so on; if these workers in the course of their work have to serve their bosses with tea biscuits and so on and they partake in it, they are not criminals, they are not thieves and they cannot be responsible for the current state of the economy... " says the managing Editor of the Insight newspaper, Kwesi Pratt Jnr.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Ambode Issues Executive Order On Enforcement of Lagos Master Plan

[This Day] The Lagos State Government has ordered an outright enforcement of the state’s original master plan, operative development plan as well as its model city plan in line with its town planning laws.

[This Day] The Lagos State Government has ordered an outright enforcement of the state's original master plan, operative development plan as well as its model city plan in line with its town planning laws.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Fisher-Folk Protest Against ‘Fisheries Watch Volunteers’

[Ghana Star] Some fisherfolk of Akplabanya in the Dangme West District in the Greater Accra Region, on Friday, protested against the inauguration of the pilot Fisheries Watch Volunteers taskforce.

[Ghana Star] Some fisherfolk of Akplabanya in the Dangme West District in the Greater Accra Region, on Friday, protested against the inauguration of the pilot Fisheries Watch Volunteers taskforce.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Take Nyerere’s Philosophy On Development to Heart

[Citizen] When articulating the nation he cherished to build, the father of Tanzanian nationalism, Mwalimu Nyerere, declared in no uncertain that freedom and development were inextricably linked, as are chickens and eggs — boot!

[Citizen] When articulating the nation he cherished to build, the father of Tanzanian nationalism, Mwalimu Nyerere, declared in no uncertain that freedom and development were inextricably linked, as are chickens and eggs -- boot!

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Minister Orders Arrest of Mahama’s Brother

[Ghana Star] The Upper East Regional Minister, Rockson Bukari, has called for the arrest of Nuhu Mahama Akalbila, a popular building contractor and elder brother of the late Upper East Regional Chairman of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP), Adams Ak…

[Ghana Star] The Upper East Regional Minister, Rockson Bukari, has called for the arrest of Nuhu Mahama Akalbila, a popular building contractor and elder brother of the late Upper East Regional Chairman of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP), Adams Akalbila Mahama.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Dangote to Invest U.S.$450 Million in Sugar Production in Niger State

[This Day] Minna -Industrial giant, Dangote Group, is to invest over $450million in the agricultural sector of Niger State. The amount is for the establishment of a sugar refinery in the state.

[This Day] Minna -Industrial giant, Dangote Group, is to invest over $450million in the agricultural sector of Niger State. The amount is for the establishment of a sugar refinery in the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria