Ex-Lawmaker Arraigned for Theft

[Premium Times] A former member of the House of Representatives, Chidi Duru, was arraigned Monday before a chief magistrate court at Tinubu, Lagos, on a four-count charge of conspiracy and stealing.

[Premium Times] A former member of the House of Representatives, Chidi Duru, was arraigned Monday before a chief magistrate court at Tinubu, Lagos, on a four-count charge of conspiracy and stealing.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Why I Should Remain President – Jammeh

[Premium Times] The Gambia’s outgoing leader, Yahya Jammeh, continued to insist on Monday he would not step aside for President-elect Adama Barrow to be sworn-in on January 19, brushing aside international calls and pressure from the regional bloc, ECO…

[Premium Times] The Gambia's outgoing leader, Yahya Jammeh, continued to insist on Monday he would not step aside for President-elect Adama Barrow to be sworn-in on January 19, brushing aside international calls and pressure from the regional bloc, ECOWAS.?

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

System Collapse Worsens Power Supply, As Electricity Generation Drops to 1,681MW

[This Day] The collapse of the transmission infrastructure has worsened power supply as generation averaged 1,681.36 megawatts yesterday, down from a peak of 3,131.1 megawatts generated before the system collapsed on Sunday night, dropping generation t…

[This Day] The collapse of the transmission infrastructure has worsened power supply as generation averaged 1,681.36 megawatts yesterday, down from a peak of 3,131.1 megawatts generated before the system collapsed on Sunday night, dropping generation to 10 megawatts.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

State of Development in Niger Delta Scandalous, Says Osinbajo

[This Day] Asaba -In an apparent shift in perception of persistent agitation in the Niger Delta by the Buhari administration, the Vice-President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has stressed that nobody could rightly be proud of the very poor level of development…

[This Day] Asaba -In an apparent shift in perception of persistent agitation in the Niger Delta by the Buhari administration, the Vice-President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has stressed that nobody could rightly be proud of the very poor level of development of the oil-rich Niger Delta region of Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

26-Year-Old Man Kills Wife Over Sex in Ogun

[Vanguard] Men of Ogun State Police Command have arrested a 26-year-old man, Matthew Oguntade, for allegedly killing his 20-year-old wife, Mary, over her refusal to allow him make love to her.

[Vanguard] Men of Ogun State Police Command have arrested a 26-year-old man, Matthew Oguntade, for allegedly killing his 20-year-old wife, Mary, over her refusal to allow him make love to her.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tanzania Declares PPP for Pharmaceuticals

[EA Business] Dar es Salaam -As the fifth phase government under Dr. John Pombe Magufuli sets aside Tsh.251 billion ($ 114.5 million) to Medical Stores Department (MSD), the department has called for local, foreign investors to establish pharmaceutical…

[EA Business] Dar es Salaam -As the fifth phase government under Dr. John Pombe Magufuli sets aside Tsh.251 billion ($ 114.5 million) to Medical Stores Department (MSD), the department has called for local, foreign investors to establish pharmaceutical industries through Public Private Partnership (PPP).

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Uber Gets Into Uganda Breweries Red Card Strategy

[EA Business] Kampala -Uganda Breweries under the “Red Card Campaign” has partnered with Uber where their consumers will receive free Uber rides to encourage zero tolerance to drink driving.

[EA Business] Kampala -Uganda Breweries under the "Red Card Campaign" has partnered with Uber where their consumers will receive free Uber rides to encourage zero tolerance to drink driving.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Steel Producers Demand More Market

[EA Business] Kampala -Steel producers want the government to compel all foreign companies contracted to execute major construction projects like power dams and roads to subcontract them for the supply of steel materials.

[EA Business] Kampala -Steel producers want the government to compel all foreign companies contracted to execute major construction projects like power dams and roads to subcontract them for the supply of steel materials.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda