More Troubles for Chinese Oil Firm As Govt Moves to Retrieve $3 Billion

[Premium Times] The Nigerian government has commenced legal proceedings against the Chinese-owned oil firm, Addax Petroleum Development Nigeria Ltd, over the company’s alleged under-remittance of $3 billion in taxes and royalties.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian government has commenced legal proceedings against the Chinese-owned oil firm, Addax Petroleum Development Nigeria Ltd, over the company's alleged under-remittance of $3 billion in taxes and royalties.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Touching Story of Woman Who Broke News of Boko Haram Attack, Her Abduction

[Premium Times] Hauwa Mohammed, a 25-year-old midwife who sent out a WhatsApp voice message from Rann that Boko Haram had invaded their camp was not lucky to escape the attack that officially claimed the lives of at least 11 persons.

[Premium Times] Hauwa Mohammed, a 25-year-old midwife who sent out a WhatsApp voice message from Rann that Boko Haram had invaded their camp was not lucky to escape the attack that officially claimed the lives of at least 11 persons.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nollywood Goes to Hollywood

[Vanguard] Two of Hollywood’s most illustrious institutions are partnering to present a weekend of screenings of some of the best Nollywood films in an event billed as the inaugural NOLLYWOOD IN HOLLYWOOD.

[Vanguard] Two of Hollywood's most illustrious institutions are partnering to present a weekend of screenings of some of the best Nollywood films in an event billed as the inaugural NOLLYWOOD IN HOLLYWOOD.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Constitution Already Caters for Land Redistribution – Opposition Party

[News24Wire] The Constitution adequately caters for land restitution and redistribution, and any programme on reform needs to be done responsibly, the Congress of the People said on Sunday.

[News24Wire] The Constitution adequately caters for land restitution and redistribution, and any programme on reform needs to be done responsibly, the Congress of the People said on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Dapchi Girls’ Abduction Exposes Your Weakness, Cleric Tells President Buhari

[Guardian] Akure -The Bishop of Owo Diocese of the Anglican Communion in Ondo State, Ayodeji Fagbemi, says the recent abduction of 110 secondary school girls in Dapchi, Yobe State has exposed the “incapacity and weakness of the President Muhammadu Buha…

[Guardian] Akure -The Bishop of Owo Diocese of the Anglican Communion in Ondo State, Ayodeji Fagbemi, says the recent abduction of 110 secondary school girls in Dapchi, Yobe State has exposed the "incapacity and weakness of the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

142 Cameroonians Escape to A’Ibom Due to Crisis in Southern Cameroon

[This Day] No fewer than 142 Cameroonian are taking refuge in Akwa Ibom State as a result of the crisis rocking the Southern and English-speaking part of Cameroon, the state Controller of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Livingstone Amadi, said a…

[This Day] No fewer than 142 Cameroonian are taking refuge in Akwa Ibom State as a result of the crisis rocking the Southern and English-speaking part of Cameroon, the state Controller of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Livingstone Amadi, said at the weekend

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Scores Feared Dead As Mambilla Crisis Escalates

[This Day] Jalingo -Scores of people have been reportedly killed and several others injured as the raging communal clashes on the Mambilla Plateau in Taraba State escalated at the weekend.

[This Day] Jalingo -Scores of people have been reportedly killed and several others injured as the raging communal clashes on the Mambilla Plateau in Taraba State escalated at the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigerian Banks Seen As ‘Sleeping Giants’

[This Day] Nigerian banks have been described as “sleeping giants”, following the lower than expected banking penetration in the country, compared with the country’s demography which presents a massive opportunity for the sector to expand.

[This Day] Nigerian banks have been described as "sleeping giants", following the lower than expected banking penetration in the country, compared with the country's demography which presents a massive opportunity for the sector to expand.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria