Govt May Probe Utilisation of Bailout Funds By States – Oni

[This Day] Abuja -The Deputy National Chairman (South) of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr. Segun Oni, has said the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration may soon carry out a check on the utilisation of bailout funds by states to pay wor…

[This Day] Abuja -The Deputy National Chairman (South) of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr. Segun Oni, has said the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration may soon carry out a check on the utilisation of bailout funds by states to pay workers salary arrears.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Country Wins Bronze At International Robotics Challenge in Washington

[Seychelles News Agency] Six Seychellois students clinched the bronze medal in an international robotics challenge held in Washington, D.C. earlier this month.

[Seychelles News Agency] Six Seychellois students clinched the bronze medal in an international robotics challenge held in Washington, D.C. earlier this month.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

Nimasa Begins 24-Hour Turnaround Time for Issuing Debit Notes

[Guardian] The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), has commenced a 24-hour turnaround time for analysing cargo manifests, and issuing Debit Notes to shipping agents, in compliance with the Presidential directive on the resumpti…

[Guardian] The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), has commenced a 24-hour turnaround time for analysing cargo manifests, and issuing Debit Notes to shipping agents, in compliance with the Presidential directive on the resumption of 24 hours port operations in Lagos ports.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Giving Priority to Healthcare in Nigeria

[This Day] Relative to most countries, Nigeria is still lagging behind in areas of healthcare and mortality rates. But a recent recipient of the Lifetime Achievers Award of NHEA and a seasoned haematologist, Prof. Ibironke Akinsete, believes there can …

[This Day] Relative to most countries, Nigeria is still lagging behind in areas of healthcare and mortality rates. But a recent recipient of the Lifetime Achievers Award of NHEA and a seasoned haematologist, Prof. Ibironke Akinsete, believes there can only be positive change if the citizens and the government give priority to healthcare.

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Government Mulls Creation of U.S.$1 Billion ICT Company

[Guardian] In efforts towards the fourth industrial revolution in Nigeria, there are plans by the Federal Government to establish a $1 billion Information and Communications Technology (ICT) firm.

[Guardian] In efforts towards the fourth industrial revolution in Nigeria, there are plans by the Federal Government to establish a $1 billion Information and Communications Technology (ICT) firm.

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MDCN Inducts 164 Foreign Trained Medical, Dental Graduates

[This Day] Abuja -Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN) has inducted a total of 164 foreign trained medical and dental graduates, who sat and passed the April 2017 Assessment Examination set by the body.

[This Day] Abuja -Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN) has inducted a total of 164 foreign trained medical and dental graduates, who sat and passed the April 2017 Assessment Examination set by the body.

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South African Sign Language to Be Declared 12th Official Language

[Govt of SA] The Pan South African Language Board (PanSALB) would like to acknowledge the positive step taken by the Constitutional Review Committee of Parliament to finally recommend that the South African Sign Language (SASL) be given an official sta…

[Govt of SA] The Pan South African Language Board (PanSALB) would like to acknowledge the positive step taken by the Constitutional Review Committee of Parliament to finally recommend that the South African Sign Language (SASL) be given an official status.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Parliament May Be Strangling State Capture Enquiries

[DA] The Democratic Alliance (DA) is increasingly concerned that Parliament may be placing a stranglehold on the committees tasked with investigating state capture by not providing them with the resources they need.

[DA] The Democratic Alliance (DA) is increasingly concerned that Parliament may be placing a stranglehold on the committees tasked with investigating state capture by not providing them with the resources they need.

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Minister Saves 3 000 Mining Jobs

[SAnews.gov.za] About 3 000 jobs have been saved in the mining sector following Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane’s approval of Lonmin’s application to acquire Anglo Platinum’s 42.5% stake in Pandora, a joint venture between Lonmin and Anglo P…

[SAnews.gov.za] About 3 000 jobs have been saved in the mining sector following Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane's approval of Lonmin's application to acquire Anglo Platinum's 42.5% stake in Pandora, a joint venture between Lonmin and Anglo Platinum.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa