Nigeria’s Finance Ministry Denies Spending U.S.$2 Million On British Consultancy Firm

[Premium Times] The Federal Ministry of Finance on Wednesday denied hiring any public relations firm for a fee of $2 million (N612 million) per month. But, said the Executive Council of the Federation, FEC approved only N28.97 million spent on hiring t…

[Premium Times] The Federal Ministry of Finance on Wednesday denied hiring any public relations firm for a fee of $2 million (N612 million) per month. But, said the Executive Council of the Federation, FEC approved only N28.97 million spent on hiring the British consultancy firm.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Makerere Expels PhD Student Over Irregular Admission

[Observer] Makerere University Institute of Social Research (MISR) has thrown out social media critic Vincent Nuwagaba, saying he was irregularly admitted for a PhD programme.

[Observer] Makerere University Institute of Social Research (MISR) has thrown out social media critic Vincent Nuwagaba, saying he was irregularly admitted for a PhD programme.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

‘Ethiopian Airlines Flew 11,000 Passengers in and Out of Kaduna’

[Daily Trust] Ethiopian Airlines was the only foreign airline that operated the Kaduna route when traffic was diverted to allow for repair work on the Abuja airport runway. In this exclusive interview, Mrs Firiehiwot Mekonnen, Traffic and Sales Manager…

[Daily Trust] Ethiopian Airlines was the only foreign airline that operated the Kaduna route when traffic was diverted to allow for repair work on the Abuja airport runway. In this exclusive interview, Mrs Firiehiwot Mekonnen, Traffic and Sales Manager of the airlines, speaks on the impact of the decision on their business, among other issues. Excerpts:

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Time to Make Imprints

[Cameroon Tribune] The Commissioning of members of the National Commission on Bilingualism and Multiculturalism opens another era for Cameroon

[Cameroon Tribune] The Commissioning of members of the National Commission on Bilingualism and Multiculturalism opens another era for Cameroon

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Nongoma Municipal Official Arrested for Murder

[SAPS] In the early hours of Wednesday, 25 April 2017, members from the Provincial Organised Crime Investigating Unit together with a team from the National Intervention Unit, arrested a 39-year-old Nongoma Municipality Official for Murder in KwaHoliny…

[SAPS] In the early hours of Wednesday, 25 April 2017, members from the Provincial Organised Crime Investigating Unit together with a team from the National Intervention Unit, arrested a 39-year-old Nongoma Municipality Official for Murder in KwaHolinyoka area. The detectives have been investigating a murder case of Archie Duma who was at the time employed as an Internal Auditor with the KwaNongoma Municipality.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa