Zuma Returns to Parliament a Week After Chaotic Address

[Deutsche Welle] Just a week after fights broke out in parliament during South African President Jacob Zuma’s national address, the leader returned to present his policies.

[Deutsche Welle] Just a week after fights broke out in parliament during South African President Jacob Zuma's national address, the leader returned to present his policies.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Abubakar Adam Ibrahim – Northern Nigeria’s ‘Literary Provocateur’

[Deutsche Welle] In his first novel “Season of Crimson Blossoms” Abubakar Adam Ibrahim speaks openly about female sexuality, broaching a taboo subject in conservative northern Nigeria. Gwendolin Hilse reports.

[Deutsche Welle] In his first novel "Season of Crimson Blossoms" Abubakar Adam Ibrahim speaks openly about female sexuality, broaching a taboo subject in conservative northern Nigeria. Gwendolin Hilse reports.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Environmental Affairs On Govt Landfill Site in Midrand

[SA Govt] The Department of Environmental Affairs’ Green Scorpions issue directives to address environmental impacts associated with operations at Interwaste’s Fg landfill site

[SA Govt] The Department of Environmental Affairs' Green Scorpions issue directives to address environmental impacts associated with operations at Interwaste's Fg landfill site

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Reps Move to Establish Agencies to Manage 187 Trillion Gas Reserves

[Vanguard] In a move apparently designed to manage Nigeria’s 187 trillion Standard Cubic feet gas reserves, the House of Representatives Committee on Gas, yesterday, started a public hearing on two bills that would enhance gas management and attract fo…

[Vanguard] In a move apparently designed to manage Nigeria's 187 trillion Standard Cubic feet gas reserves, the House of Representatives Committee on Gas, yesterday, started a public hearing on two bills that would enhance gas management and attract foreign investors into Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Presidential Panel Rescues 130 Households of IDPs From Evictions

[Vanguard] -The Presidential Committee on North-East Initiatives, PCNI, and Victim Support Fund, VSF, have rescued 130 households comprising 1,500 of internally displaced persons, IDPs, from “evictions and starvation,” as they are being relocated to Sh…

[Vanguard] -The Presidential Committee on North-East Initiatives, PCNI, and Victim Support Fund, VSF, have rescued 130 households comprising 1,500 of internally displaced persons, IDPs, from "evictions and starvation," as they are being relocated to Shuwari Medinatu resettlement camp in Old Maiduguri of Borno State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Respite At Last for 200 People With Special Needs

[Vanguard] Enugu -For years they wallowed in privation and suffering simply because they are indigent, a situation made worse by the fact that many of them are disabled and could barely fend for themselves. Even the hand outs they receive infrequently …

[Vanguard] Enugu -For years they wallowed in privation and suffering simply because they are indigent, a situation made worse by the fact that many of them are disabled and could barely fend for themselves. Even the hand outs they receive infrequently from kind-hearted individuals could only but meet their survival needs and no more.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Treasury On Competition Commission Findings

[SA Govt] The National Treasury notes with concern the statement issued by the Competition Commission on the completion of an investigation into price fixing and market allocation by 17 banks, including three South African banks, all of which have an i…

[SA Govt] The National Treasury notes with concern the statement issued by the Competition Commission on the completion of an investigation into price fixing and market allocation by 17 banks, including three South African banks, all of which have an international footprint.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

No Query From AGF On Forex Sale – CBN

[Vanguard] The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, yesterday, said it has not received any query from the Attorney-General of the Federation, AGF, on sale of foreign exchange, contrary to media reports.

[Vanguard] The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, yesterday, said it has not received any query from the Attorney-General of the Federation, AGF, on sale of foreign exchange, contrary to media reports.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Inside Story of Andrew Yakubu’s $11 Million ‘Gift’

[Vanguard] One of the most frequently asked questions this week is, which Andrew? There was once an Andrew in the first coming of President Muhammadu Buhari who popularised that name.

[Vanguard] One of the most frequently asked questions this week is, which Andrew? There was once an Andrew in the first coming of President Muhammadu Buhari who popularised that name.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria