Seven Children Died of Meningitis Outbreak in Katsina

[Vanguard] Katsina -No fewer than seven children have been reportedly killed by outbreak of meningitis that in Jaja village of Gangara ward in Jibia Local government area of Katsina state.

[Vanguard] Katsina -No fewer than seven children have been reportedly killed by outbreak of meningitis that in Jaja village of Gangara ward in Jibia Local government area of Katsina state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Court Orders U.S.$30,000 Compensation After Raid Ordered by Grace Mugabe

[New Zimbabwe] Tormented Mazoe villagers whose properties and homesteads were destroyed by the police following orders from former First Lady Grace Mugabe in 2015 have been awarded more than $30 000 as compensation by the court.

[New Zimbabwe] Tormented Mazoe villagers whose properties and homesteads were destroyed by the police following orders from former First Lady Grace Mugabe in 2015 have been awarded more than $30 000 as compensation by the court.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt Admits Refineries Not Performing Optimally, But… ..

[Guardian] The Nigeria National Petroleum Company (NNPC) on Thursday admitted that the nation’s refineries in Warri, Kaduna and Port Harcourt are not performing optimally but that would be a thing of the past soon.

[Guardian] The Nigeria National Petroleum Company (NNPC) on Thursday admitted that the nation's refineries in Warri, Kaduna and Port Harcourt are not performing optimally but that would be a thing of the past soon.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigerian Govt Pledges to Shame, Prosecute Tax Offenders

[Premium Times] The federal government is ready to prosecute, name and shame tax evaders that fail to utilise the tax amnesty programme, the Voluntary Assets and Income Declaration Scheme (VAIDS), to regularise their tax profiles, the Minister of Finan…

[Premium Times] The federal government is ready to prosecute, name and shame tax evaders that fail to utilise the tax amnesty programme, the Voluntary Assets and Income Declaration Scheme (VAIDS), to regularise their tax profiles, the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, declared on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigerians Are Getting Poorer, Says IMF

[Premium Times] Despite Nigeria’s recovery from economic recession after the second quarter of 2017, the International Monetary Fund, IMF, says Nigerians are getting poorer.

[Premium Times] Despite Nigeria's recovery from economic recession after the second quarter of 2017, the International Monetary Fund, IMF, says Nigerians are getting poorer.

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Opposition MDC-T Appoints Nelson Chamisa as President

[New Zimbabwe] The MDC-T National Executive Council has resolved to appoint Nelson Chamisa as the substantive president and 2018 election candidate of the party with immediate effect.

[New Zimbabwe] The MDC-T National Executive Council has resolved to appoint Nelson Chamisa as the substantive president and 2018 election candidate of the party with immediate effect.

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Activist Files Court Challenge to Mnangagwa Govt

[New Zimbabwe] FIREBRAND activist and aspiring MP for Harare Central Linda Masarira is this Thursday filing a High Court challenge against President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s rule which she insists came through a coup.

[New Zimbabwe] FIREBRAND activist and aspiring MP for Harare Central Linda Masarira is this Thursday filing a High Court challenge against President Emmerson Mnangagwa's rule which she insists came through a coup.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe