OBJ, IBB, Abdulsalami Meet in Minna

[Leadership] Three former Nigerian leaders, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, General Ibrahim Babangida (rtd) and General Abdulsalami Abubakar (rtd) yesterday met behind closed doors in Minna, the capital of Niger State.

[Leadership] Three former Nigerian leaders, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, General Ibrahim Babangida (rtd) and General Abdulsalami Abubakar (rtd) yesterday met behind closed doors in Minna, the capital of Niger State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria Drifting With Lopsided Appointments – Owie

[Vanguard] Former Chief Whip of the Senate, Senator Roland Owie, weekend, said that the nation was drifting with the lopsided appointments being made by the current administration.

[Vanguard] Former Chief Whip of the Senate, Senator Roland Owie, weekend, said that the nation was drifting with the lopsided appointments being made by the current administration.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Catholic Women Task Govt On Security for Northern Christians

[Vanguard] Catholic women in Nigeria, under the aegis of the Confraternity of Christian Mothers of Nigeria, yesterday, urged the Federal Government to provide adequate security for Christians in the Northern part of the country, saying that the incessa…

[Vanguard] Catholic women in Nigeria, under the aegis of the Confraternity of Christian Mothers of Nigeria, yesterday, urged the Federal Government to provide adequate security for Christians in the Northern part of the country, saying that the incessant killing of Christians must be stopped by all stakeholders in the interest of the nation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Makeover

[Addis Fortune] Awash International Bank (AIB) announced the change of its logo of 22 years, as part of its re-branding effort. The Bank will now be known as just Awash Bank, with a logo designed by Brand Integrated, a consulting company from Kenya. Th…

[Addis Fortune] Awash International Bank (AIB) announced the change of its logo of 22 years, as part of its re-branding effort. The Bank will now be known as just Awash Bank, with a logo designed by Brand Integrated, a consulting company from Kenya. The company was selected after winning an open bid from both local and international bidders. The company forwarded the logo and name after researching the Bank's place in the market, where its findings concluded that people call it simply, "Awash Bank."

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Serial Impersonator – I Make N15,000 Daily, Says Fake Police Inspector

[Vanguard] A 47-year-old father of six, who has been parading himself as a Police Inspector to harass and extort unsuspecting Nigerians, especially traders at Oshodi Market in Lagos, has been arrested by operatives of the Rapid Response Squad, RRS, of …

[Vanguard] A 47-year-old father of six, who has been parading himself as a Police Inspector to harass and extort unsuspecting Nigerians, especially traders at Oshodi Market in Lagos, has been arrested by operatives of the Rapid Response Squad, RRS, of the Lagos State Police Command.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Why Jonathan Lost 2015 Election – Ex-Bayelsa Security Adviser

[Vanguard] Former Security Adviser to Bayelsa State Government, Chief Perekeme Kpodoh, yesterday, said that former President Goodluck Jonathan lost the 2015 presidential election because of the retaliation from those he betrayed politically.

[Vanguard] Former Security Adviser to Bayelsa State Government, Chief Perekeme Kpodoh, yesterday, said that former President Goodluck Jonathan lost the 2015 presidential election because of the retaliation from those he betrayed politically.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Germany’s Gabriel Makes Surprise Visit to Somalia

[Deutsche Welle] Germany’s foreign minister has warned of a looming humanitarian catastrophe on a trip to Somalia. Gabriel’s visit, the first by a German foreign minister, comes ahead of a international security conference on Somalia.

[Deutsche Welle] Germany's foreign minister has warned of a looming humanitarian catastrophe on a trip to Somalia. Gabriel's visit, the first by a German foreign minister, comes ahead of a international security conference on Somalia.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Ex-Tanzanian President – ‘Sacking of 9,000 Government Employees Long Overdue’

[Deutsche Welle] Tanzania’s President John Magufuli has stirred controversy after sacking 9,000 government employees over fake certificates. Former leader Benjamin Mkapa supports the move.

[Deutsche Welle] Tanzania's President John Magufuli has stirred controversy after sacking 9,000 government employees over fake certificates. Former leader Benjamin Mkapa supports the move.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

ANC’s Ramaphosa Will Not Steal Govt Money – Trade Federation

[News24Wire] The Congress of South African Trade Unions says that there would be no need for government to build a house for deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa when he becomes president.

[News24Wire] The Congress of South African Trade Unions says that there would be no need for government to build a house for deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa when he becomes president.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa