Benue Killings – Buhari Orders Nigeria Police Chief to Move to Benue

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, to move to Benue, to restore law and order, prevent further loss of lives and forestall the crisis there from escalating.

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, to move to Benue, to restore law and order, prevent further loss of lives and forestall the crisis there from escalating.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Water Shortage Compromises Boane Agriculture

[AIM] Maputo -Boane (Mozambique), 8 Jan (AIM) – The low level of water in the Pequenos Libombos dam is compromising agricultural production in Boane district, west of Maputo.

[AIM] Maputo -Boane (Mozambique), 8 Jan (AIM) - The low level of water in the Pequenos Libombos dam is compromising agricultural production in Boane district, west of Maputo.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Kenya Runs Out of Wildlife Space

[Daily News] KENYA’s latest wildlife census — held just last December – shows the country is currently ‘proud’ home to 7,347 elephants, citing a slight increase in the jumbo’s population.

[Daily News] KENYA's latest wildlife census -- held just last December - shows the country is currently 'proud' home to 7,347 elephants, citing a slight increase in the jumbo's population.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Borno Doctors Issue 21-Day Ultimatum to Govt Over Conmess

[Vanguard] Maiduguri -THE Association of Borno State Doctors, ABSB, has issued a 21-day ultimatum to Governor Kashim Shettima to implement the revised Consolidated Medical Salary Structure, CONMESS, and pay four years’ arrears or face industrial action.

[Vanguard] Maiduguri -THE Association of Borno State Doctors, ABSB, has issued a 21-day ultimatum to Governor Kashim Shettima to implement the revised Consolidated Medical Salary Structure, CONMESS, and pay four years' arrears or face industrial action.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Islamic Fighters May Be Masquerading As Nigerian Returnees – Security Expert

[Vanguard] President of Association of Industrial Security and Safety Operators of Nigeria, AISSON Dr. Ona Ekhomu, yesterday, advised the Federal Government and security agencies to be on the alert and investigate returnees from Libya who claimed to be…

[Vanguard] President of Association of Industrial Security and Safety Operators of Nigeria, AISSON Dr. Ona Ekhomu, yesterday, advised the Federal Government and security agencies to be on the alert and investigate returnees from Libya who claimed to be Nigerians, with a view to preventing ISIS fighters from infiltrating the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Top Brass On Line of Fire…

[Daily News] PRESIDENT John Magufuli yesterday placed the Ministry of Minerals in the line of fire, tasking its top leaders and Constitution and Legal Affairs Minister, Prof Palamagamba Kabudi, to ensure they sign the mining regulations by this Friday-…

[Daily News] PRESIDENT John Magufuli yesterday placed the Ministry of Minerals in the line of fire, tasking its top leaders and Constitution and Legal Affairs Minister, Prof Palamagamba Kabudi, to ensure they sign the mining regulations by this Friday--specifically so that the newly enacted Mining Act takes full effect.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

4 Brothers Kill Grandmother for Money Ritual in Edo – 2 Nabbed

[Vanguard] Benin -Two of the four brothers and a native doctor, who allegedly killed their grandmother for money ritual in Ohovbe quarters, Ikpoba Hill, Benin, have been arrested by operatives of the Edo State Police Command.

[Vanguard] Benin -Two of the four brothers and a native doctor, who allegedly killed their grandmother for money ritual in Ohovbe quarters, Ikpoba Hill, Benin, have been arrested by operatives of the Edo State Police Command.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria