Sultan Wants N90 Billion IDPs Fund Probed

[Daily Trust] Kaduna -The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar has called for the probe of the N90 billion raised for Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in the North-East by the Goodluck Jonathan administration.

[Daily Trust] Kaduna -The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Sa'ad Abubakar has called for the probe of the N90 billion raised for Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in the North-East by the Goodluck Jonathan administration.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Fuel Scarcity Looms As Govt Owes Oil Marketers $1.7 Billion

[Vanguard] The country may be plunged into another round of excruciating fuel scarcity in the next couple of weeks, as oil marketers disclosed that they are running out of patience over the Federal Government’s refusal to pay its $1.7 billion debt owed…

[Vanguard] The country may be plunged into another round of excruciating fuel scarcity in the next couple of weeks, as oil marketers disclosed that they are running out of patience over the Federal Government's refusal to pay its $1.7 billion debt owed oil marketers since May 2015.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Museveni Cracks Down On Separatists

[Deutsche Welle] Scores of people have been killed in the Rwenzori region of Uganda as a long-running conflict between Ugandan security forces and rebels loyal to Rwenzururu tribal king Charles Wesley Mumbere turned violent.

[Deutsche Welle] Scores of people have been killed in the Rwenzori region of Uganda as a long-running conflict between Ugandan security forces and rebels loyal to Rwenzururu tribal king Charles Wesley Mumbere turned violent.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Zambia’s Lwandamina Hits Ground Running at Yanga

[Daily News] Zambian tactician George Lwandamina’s Young Africans reign officially kicked off yesterday when he took charge of his first training session as the club’s new head coach.

[Daily News] Zambian tactician George Lwandamina's Young Africans reign officially kicked off yesterday when he took charge of his first training session as the club's new head coach.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Egypt Cancels January Friendly With Super Eagles

[Vanguard] The Egypt Football Association has cancelled its proposed friendly match with the Super Eagles of Nigeria in January, following alleged disagreement with the Nigerian authorities on match expenses.

[Vanguard] The Egypt Football Association has cancelled its proposed friendly match with the Super Eagles of Nigeria in January, following alleged disagreement with the Nigerian authorities on match expenses.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Senate Committee May Stop Airports Concessioning

[Vanguard] The Senate Committee on privatisation yesterday said it will stop the planned concessioning of four major airports by the Federal Government until all issues concerning the already concessioned terminal 2, MMA2, domestic wing of the Murtala …

[Vanguard] The Senate Committee on privatisation yesterday said it will stop the planned concessioning of four major airports by the Federal Government until all issues concerning the already concessioned terminal 2, MMA2, domestic wing of the Murtala Muhammed Airport are resolved.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Five Factors That Pushed Akeredolu to Victory

[Vanguard] Former president of the Nigerian Bar Association, Chief Rotimi Akeredolu last weekend achieved his long-held dream of becoming governor of Ondo State. Akeredolu who had in the past served the state as a commissioner for justice, first made a…

[Vanguard] Former president of the Nigerian Bar Association, Chief Rotimi Akeredolu last weekend achieved his long-held dream of becoming governor of Ondo State. Akeredolu who had in the past served the state as a commissioner for justice, first made a serious effort for the office of governor in 2012, when he emerged as the candidate of the defunct Action Congress of Nigeria, ACN in that year's governorship election.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria