Tribute – Understanding ‘Mallam’ Shagaya, the Great Man Nigeria Lost

[Premium Times] The first time I met General John Shagaya was about 20 years ago, in Jos naturally. I was a pimply 14 year old and had gone along with my late uncle, Samson Ocholi (who at the time was a Sales Manager at WAMCO Integrated Dairy Farms) to…

[Premium Times] The first time I met General John Shagaya was about 20 years ago, in Jos naturally. I was a pimply 14 year old and had gone along with my late uncle, Samson Ocholi (who at the time was a Sales Manager at WAMCO Integrated Dairy Farms) to the Octopus Golf Club in Rayfield.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Police Arrest Zimbabweans for Illegal Mining

[AIM] Maputo -Chimoio (Mozambique), 12 Feb (AIM) – The Mozambican police on Friday seized 28 explosive charges used in illegal mining, mostly for gold, in the Nhatsacara area, in Barue district, in the central province of Manica.

[AIM] Maputo -Chimoio (Mozambique), 12 Feb (AIM) - The Mozambican police on Friday seized 28 explosive charges used in illegal mining, mostly for gold, in the Nhatsacara area, in Barue district, in the central province of Manica.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Governor Sets Deadline in Case of Corrupt Inspectors

[AIM] Maputo -Tete (Mozambique), 12 Feb (AIM) – The governor of the western Mozambican province of Tete, Paulo Auade, has given a seven day deadline for the conclusion of the disciplinary and criminal hearings against two inspectors of the provincial f…

[AIM] Maputo -Tete (Mozambique), 12 Feb (AIM) - The governor of the western Mozambican province of Tete, Paulo Auade, has given a seven day deadline for the conclusion of the disciplinary and criminal hearings against two inspectors of the provincial fisheries directorate, who are accused of corruption.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Firm Disowns Businessman Chivayo

[New Zimbabwe] Harare -Show-off tenderprenuer Wicknell Chivhayo was hung out to dry Monday after an Intratrek lawyer told a parliamentary committee that the controversial businessman hasn’t owned shares in the company since 2014.

[New Zimbabwe] Harare -Show-off tenderprenuer Wicknell Chivhayo was hung out to dry Monday after an Intratrek lawyer told a parliamentary committee that the controversial businessman hasn't owned shares in the company since 2014.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Amosun Calls for Unbundling Power Sector As UE Commits €150m in Nigeria

[Vanguard] Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun has called for the legislation that will unbundle the energy sector, currently in the exclusive list of the Federal Government.

[Vanguard] Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun has called for the legislation that will unbundle the energy sector, currently in the exclusive list of the Federal Government.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Drug Trafficker Arrested At Maputo Airport

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican police on Saturday arrested a Zimbabwean citizen at Maputo international airport after finding her in possession of 11 kilos of heroin, according to a report on the independent television station STV.

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican police on Saturday arrested a Zimbabwean citizen at Maputo international airport after finding her in possession of 11 kilos of heroin, according to a report on the independent television station STV.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Eight Tonnes of Illegal Fish and Prawns Seized

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican fisheries authorities have seized about eight tonnes of juvenile fish and prawns that were caught illegally during the closed season, in the waters of Dondo and Muanza districts, in the central province of Sofala.

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican fisheries authorities have seized about eight tonnes of juvenile fish and prawns that were caught illegally during the closed season, in the waters of Dondo and Muanza districts, in the central province of Sofala.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

State Institutions Run Up Huge Electricity Debts

[AIM] Maputo -The major domestic debtors to Mozambique’s publicly-owned electricity company, EDM, are state bodies, according to EDM spokesperson Luis Amado, cited by Monday’s issue of the Maputo daily “Noticias”.

[AIM] Maputo -The major domestic debtors to Mozambique's publicly-owned electricity company, EDM, are state bodies, according to EDM spokesperson Luis Amado, cited by Monday's issue of the Maputo daily "Noticias".

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Gas Supply, Others Deny Nigeria’s Power Sector N40.55bn Revenue in One Month

[Vanguard] Despite over 192 trillion standard cubic feet of gas reserves yet to be tapped, power plants in the country still lack adequate gas to run turbines, giving rise to N40.548 billion revenue losses by the sector in one month.

[Vanguard] Despite over 192 trillion standard cubic feet of gas reserves yet to be tapped, power plants in the country still lack adequate gas to run turbines, giving rise to N40.548 billion revenue losses by the sector in one month.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Missing Policeman Found Dead

[Vanguard] Makurdi -One of the four police officers declared missing by the Benue State Police Command, after being ambushed by suspected herdsmen at Azege village, Ayilamo in Logo Local Government Area of the state, has been found dead.

[Vanguard] Makurdi -One of the four police officers declared missing by the Benue State Police Command, after being ambushed by suspected herdsmen at Azege village, Ayilamo in Logo Local Government Area of the state, has been found dead.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria