NHIs Boss’ Suspension – We Must Quiz Health Minister, Reps Insist

[Vanguard] The House of Representatives has insisted on interrogating the Minister of Health, Professor Isaac Adewole, to ascertain reasons he suspended Executive Secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme, NHIS, Professor Usman Yusuf, in the wa…

[Vanguard] The House of Representatives has insisted on interrogating the Minister of Health, Professor Isaac Adewole, to ascertain reasons he suspended Executive Secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme, NHIS, Professor Usman Yusuf, in the wake of an investigation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tier 2 Banks – What Prospects for Investors?

[Vanguard] THE Nigerian stock market closed last week impressively in continuation of the long-running bullish market. But while the banking sector has been the lead driver of the market bulls it has been a mixture of steep rises for all the Tier-1 ban…

[Vanguard] THE Nigerian stock market closed last week impressively in continuation of the long-running bullish market. But while the banking sector has been the lead driver of the market bulls it has been a mixture of steep rises for all the Tier-1 banks and sluggish recovery for some of the Tier-2 banks. The trading days ahead would be a defining period for the laggards as their performance in the second quarter 2017 (Q2'17) would speak for them. T-1 banks include the five leading institutions, namely: First Bank, Z

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Display Honesty, Integrity, Ugwuanyi Tells New Traffic Cadets

[Vanguard] Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has charged the newly recruited 200 Traffic Enforcement Bureau Cadets and their supervisors to discharge their duties with due diligence, honesty, integrity and utmost respect for the rule of law and …

[Vanguard] Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has charged the newly recruited 200 Traffic Enforcement Bureau Cadets and their supervisors to discharge their duties with due diligence, honesty, integrity and utmost respect for the rule of law and the rights of residents of the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tembo – Swaziland Not a Done Deal

[CAF] Zambia captain Ziyo Tembo insists Saturday’s second leg of the Total African Nations Championship (CHAN) Kenya 2018 qualifier against Swaziland is not formality.

[CAF] Zambia captain Ziyo Tembo insists Saturday's second leg of the Total African Nations Championship (CHAN) Kenya 2018 qualifier against Swaziland is not formality.

source: AllAfrica News: Swaziland

Massoud Brace Dumps Sofapaka Out of GOtv Shield

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Massoud Juma’s two second half goals helped Kariobangi Sharks thrash Sofapaka 3-1 at the Nyayo National Stadium on Sunday, dumping the three-time GOtv Shield champions out of the tournament in the round of 16.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Massoud Juma's two second half goals helped Kariobangi Sharks thrash Sofapaka 3-1 at the Nyayo National Stadium on Sunday, dumping the three-time GOtv Shield champions out of the tournament in the round of 16.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Free, Compulsory Education Law Sails Through House

[Observer] The House of Representatives has passed a law to provide free education for children between the ages of three and five. The exercise is to promote government’s effort in guaranteeing children their right to quality elementary education irre…

[Observer] The House of Representatives has passed a law to provide free education for children between the ages of three and five. The exercise is to promote government's effort in guaranteeing children their right to quality elementary education irrespective of economic status, social class, ethnicity, religious and political affiliation. The approved law is an amendment to the Education Reform Act of 2011 to change provisions 4.4.1(a) to include a sub-section entitled: "Free and Compulsory Early Childhood Educatio

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Thomas Kojo Sets Record in Mauritania

[Observer] Deputy national soccer coach Thomas Kojo proved that he has a future with the national team, Lone Star when his boys defeated Mauritania 1-0 yesterday in the return-leg of their home-based African Cup of Nations tournament, a report confirme…

[Observer] Deputy national soccer coach Thomas Kojo proved that he has a future with the national team, Lone Star when his boys defeated Mauritania 1-0 yesterday in the return-leg of their home-based African Cup of Nations tournament, a report confirmed by LBS radio.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Weah Storms Buchanan

[The Capitol Times] Despite claims and counter claims that the Standard Bearer of the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) Senator George M. Weah’s popularity in the country has declined ahead of the October 10, 2017 Representatives and Presidential e…

[The Capitol Times] Despite claims and counter claims that the Standard Bearer of the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) Senator George M. Weah's popularity in the country has declined ahead of the October 10, 2017 Representatives and Presidential elections, it was proven on the contrary over the weekend in Buchanan, Grand Bassa, where mass supporters of the Coalition came out from their respective homes to welcome their political leader, thus blocking the main streets of Buchanan.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia