Senate Ignores DSS Report, Confirms 82-Year-Old Ambassadorial Nominee

[Vanguard] The Senate, yesterday, confirmed the appointment of three non-career ambassadorial nominees and ignored the report of the Department of State Service, DSS, not to confirm the nomination of 82-year-old Sylvanus Nsofor.

[Vanguard] The Senate, yesterday, confirmed the appointment of three non-career ambassadorial nominees and ignored the report of the Department of State Service, DSS, not to confirm the nomination of 82-year-old Sylvanus Nsofor.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Resistance to Anti-Open Grazing Law – We’ll Defend Ourselves If FG Fails Us, Benue Leaders Vow

[Vanguard] The leadership of the three major ethnic groups in Benue State–Mdzough U Tiv, Ochetoha K’Idoma and Onmiyi Igede– have charged the people to defend themselves and resist any attempt by members of Mayetti Allah Kautal Hore to invade the stat…

[Vanguard] The leadership of the three major ethnic groups in Benue State--Mdzough U Tiv, Ochetoha K'Idoma and Onmiyi Igede-- have charged the people to defend themselves and resist any attempt by members of Mayetti Allah Kautal Hore to invade the state over the state's Open Grazing Prohibition Establishment Law, 2017, popularly called Anti-Open Grazing Law.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Compromised Chaplain, Lordly First Lady and Media Mischief

[Guardian] Now that the social media mob action, or shall we say mob reaction that followed the skewed story about Lagos State government sacking the Chaplain in its church has subsided, a cursory look at the fundamental issues that were somewhat overl…

[Guardian] Now that the social media mob action, or shall we say mob reaction that followed the skewed story about Lagos State government sacking the Chaplain in its church has subsided, a cursory look at the fundamental issues that were somewhat overlooked or deliberately downplayed can be logically revisited.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Surveillance Cameras in Fight Against Theft of Medicines

[AIM] Maputo -The Health Directorate in the central Mozambican province of Manica is working to strengthen security systems to end the thefts of drugs from medical stores of the National Health Service.

[AIM] Maputo -The Health Directorate in the central Mozambican province of Manica is working to strengthen security systems to end the thefts of drugs from medical stores of the National Health Service.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

NMG Editor Pamela Sittoni Feted in South Africa

[Nation] Pamela Sittoni, the editor of The EastAfrican newspaper, was on Wednesday honoured with the Women in News 2017 Editorial Leadership Award at the Women in News summit in Durban, South Africa, in a colourful ceremony marked by clarion calls for …

[Nation] Pamela Sittoni, the editor of The EastAfrican newspaper, was on Wednesday honoured with the Women in News 2017 Editorial Leadership Award at the Women in News summit in Durban, South Africa, in a colourful ceremony marked by clarion calls for gender equality in newsrooms.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Cabinet Adopts Trade, Mercantile Service Regulation

[ANGOP] Luanda -Cabinet Council Wednesday approved the regulation on licensing of trade outlets and mercantile services, in the light of implementation of the new model on the organisation of trade in Angola.

[ANGOP] Luanda -Cabinet Council Wednesday approved the regulation on licensing of trade outlets and mercantile services, in the light of implementation of the new model on the organisation of trade in Angola.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

A Senate With Many Firsts

[Leadership] Today is the second anniversary of the Eighth Senate. The Senators have agreed to simply mark the day with a special session devoted to reviewing their activities in order to talk about what and what have been achieved as well as areas tha…

[Leadership] Today is the second anniversary of the Eighth Senate. The Senators have agreed to simply mark the day with a special session devoted to reviewing their activities in order to talk about what and what have been achieved as well as areas that require improvements.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria