2018 Budget – Govt to Deploy Online, Real Time, Solutions

[Vanguard] The Federal Government would deploy online, real time, solutions for Budget 2018 preparation, the Director-General of Budget Office of the federation, Mr. Ben Akabueze, has disclosed.

[Vanguard] The Federal Government would deploy online, real time, solutions for Budget 2018 preparation, the Director-General of Budget Office of the federation, Mr. Ben Akabueze, has disclosed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Rudisha Ruled Out of World Champs With Injury

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya has been dealt another major blow just four days to the IAAF World Championships after defending 800m champion David Rudisha was ruled out of the showpiece that gets underway from August 4-13 in London with a quad muscle inj…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya has been dealt another major blow just four days to the IAAF World Championships after defending 800m champion David Rudisha was ruled out of the showpiece that gets underway from August 4-13 in London with a quad muscle injury.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Delegates’ List – Fresh Bribery Allegation Rocks APC

[Vanguard] As the All progressives Congress, APC, prepares for its primaries to select the party’s candidate for the November 18 election, allegations of bribery for the purpose of doctoring the list of delegates is rocking the party.

[Vanguard] As the All progressives Congress, APC, prepares for its primaries to select the party's candidate for the November 18 election, allegations of bribery for the purpose of doctoring the list of delegates is rocking the party.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Buhari to CAN – Your Get-Well Message Touching, Thoughtful

[Vanguard] Lagos -President Muhammadu Buhari will work with Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, and Nigerians of all ethnic groups to ensure that the policies of his administration benefit every Nigerian, Presidency assured, yesterday.

[Vanguard] Lagos -President Muhammadu Buhari will work with Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, and Nigerians of all ethnic groups to ensure that the policies of his administration benefit every Nigerian, Presidency assured, yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Boko Haram – Nigeria, Lake Chad Basin Neighbours Working Together – Osinbajo

[Vanguard] Abuja -Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, said, yesterday, the countries in the Lake Chad Basin have worked very well together in dealing with terrorist insurgency in the region and the consequent humanitarian crisis.

[Vanguard] Abuja -Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, said, yesterday, the countries in the Lake Chad Basin have worked very well together in dealing with terrorist insurgency in the region and the consequent humanitarian crisis.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Taxation and the People’s Parliament

[Guardian] One of the most hated topics for public discussion is taxation. In fact, it usually gravitates to heated debates. Yet, no nation can ever boast of sustainable economic growth in the absence of well articulated and robust taxation policy; fol…

[Guardian] One of the most hated topics for public discussion is taxation. In fact, it usually gravitates to heated debates. Yet, no nation can ever boast of sustainable economic growth in the absence of well articulated and robust taxation policy; followed with religious diligence and delivered patriotic fervor. It was understandable therefore, when Acting President Yemi Osinbajo recently touched tellingly on the rather tricky issue and decided that the government would consider a nine-month period of grace before d

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‘How Govt Inconsistency, Others Cripple Nigerian Athletics’

[Guardian] Nigerian athletics is facing bleak future following lack of practical commitment by the government to develop the track and field events as well as the athletes.

[Guardian] Nigerian athletics is facing bleak future following lack of practical commitment by the government to develop the track and field events as well as the athletes.

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Caught in South Sudan’s War

[HRW] One hot Tuesday afternoon last January, about 10 South Sudanese government soldiers came to Elizabeth’s village, Romoji, in Kajo Keji county, near the Ugandan border. Many of the farming villages in her area have become the front lines of South S…

[HRW] One hot Tuesday afternoon last January, about 10 South Sudanese government soldiers came to Elizabeth's village, Romoji, in Kajo Keji county, near the Ugandan border. Many of the farming villages in her area have become the front lines of South Sudan's four-year civil war.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Top Leaders Fail to End Abuses

[HRW] Nairobi -South Sudanese government and opposition leaders have failed to halt atrocity crimes, including killings, rape, and forced displacement, or to hold those responsible to account, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today.

[HRW] Nairobi -South Sudanese government and opposition leaders have failed to halt atrocity crimes, including killings, rape, and forced displacement, or to hold those responsible to account, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan