Is Oil-Rich Rivers State Safer Than Lagos, Kano & 3 Others As Its Governor Claimed?

[Africa Check] The governor of Nigeria’s Rivers state is wooing investors. As part of Nyesom Wike’s pitch, he insists that his administration’s investments in security in the southern state are paying off.

[Africa Check] The governor of Nigeria's Rivers state is wooing investors. As part of Nyesom Wike's pitch, he insists that his administration's investments in security in the southern state are paying off.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

36,000 Niger Farmers Benefit From CBN’s Anchor Borrowers’ Programme

[This Day] Uyo and Minna -The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has said that not less than 36,000 farmers in Niger state are currently benefiting from its Anchor Borrowers’ Programme(ABP).

[This Day] Uyo and Minna -The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has said that not less than 36,000 farmers in Niger state are currently benefiting from its Anchor Borrowers' Programme(ABP).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

SPLM-IO Defends VP’s Record

[VOA] This week marks one year since South Sudan’s First Vice President Taban Deng Gai was sworn in to replace Riek Machar after fighting broke out between the presidential guards and the SPLM-IO rebels loyal to Machar.

[VOA] This week marks one year since South Sudan's First Vice President Taban Deng Gai was sworn in to replace Riek Machar after fighting broke out between the presidential guards and the SPLM-IO rebels loyal to Machar.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Minister Clarifies Alleged Killings in Bakassi As House Committee Mulls 10-Year Devt Plan

[This Day] The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Geoffrey Onyeama, wednesday said there was no evidence to establish that 97 Nigerians were reportedly killed by Cameroonian Gendarmes recently.

[This Day] The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Geoffrey Onyeama, wednesday said there was no evidence to establish that 97 Nigerians were reportedly killed by Cameroonian Gendarmes recently.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Why We Chose 9Mobile As Our New Name – CEO

[Daily Trust] Nigeria’s most innovative telecommunications company, formerly known as Etisalat Nigeria, has launched its new brand identity – 9mobile, with the unveiling of a new name and logo.

[Daily Trust] Nigeria's most innovative telecommunications company, formerly known as Etisalat Nigeria, has launched its new brand identity - 9mobile, with the unveiling of a new name and logo.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria