Confab to Address Niger Delta Security Issues, Others

[Guardian] One of the major areas of focus at the Biennial International Health, Safety and Environment Conference, (HSE) 2016, is the issue of security in the Niger Delta.

[Guardian] One of the major areas of focus at the Biennial International Health, Safety and Environment Conference, (HSE) 2016, is the issue of security in the Niger Delta.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Pastor Spent Four Days On the Road Just to ‘Pray’ for Super Falcons in Cameroon

[Guardian] Limbe -At a time many Nigerians are holding tight to whatever they have due to the current economic recession, Rev. Ambrose Ezeala sees things differently. To him, no matter the impact of recession on Nigerians, it will not stop him from ren…

[Guardian] Limbe -At a time many Nigerians are holding tight to whatever they have due to the current economic recession, Rev. Ambrose Ezeala sees things differently. To him, no matter the impact of recession on Nigerians, it will not stop him from rendering his 'selfless' services to his fatherland, particularly when the female national team, the Super Falcons, are on African Nations Cup duty.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Ghana Coach Unhappy Over Draw With Nigeria

[Guardian] Limbe -Ghana coach, Yusif Basigi, has revealed his side wanted to win against Nigeria in Wednesday’s Africa Women Nations Cup Group B match but settled for a 1-1 draw.

[Guardian] Limbe -Ghana coach, Yusif Basigi, has revealed his side wanted to win against Nigeria in Wednesday's Africa Women Nations Cup Group B match but settled for a 1-1 draw.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Reps Ask FCT Minister to Halt Demolitions

[Daily Trust] The House of Representatives has asked the minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Mohammed Bello to direct the department of development control to stop further demolitions of small and medium businesses, pending the outcome of …

[Daily Trust] The House of Representatives has asked the minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Mohammed Bello to direct the department of development control to stop further demolitions of small and medium businesses, pending the outcome of engagement with the committee on FCT.

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Pipeline Skipper Trizah Atuka Spoiling for Fight With Prisons

[Nation] Kenya Pipeline captain Triza Atuka insists her team is not concerned about the threat posed by rivals Kenya Prisons ahead of the eagerly anticipated Kenya Volleyball Federation league play-offs.

[Nation] Kenya Pipeline captain Triza Atuka insists her team is not concerned about the threat posed by rivals Kenya Prisons ahead of the eagerly anticipated Kenya Volleyball Federation league play-offs.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Little Ride’s Fares Cut Sparks Fresh Price War With Uber

[Nation] Safaricom-backed taxi hailing app Little Ride has sparked another vicious price war with archrival Uber by slashing fares by a third to set the lowest cab tariffs in the Kenyan market.

[Nation] Safaricom-backed taxi hailing app Little Ride has sparked another vicious price war with archrival Uber by slashing fares by a third to set the lowest cab tariffs in the Kenyan market.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Anenih Opens Up On Abiola’s Annulled June 12 Mandate

[Guardian] After more than two decades of silence over the annulment of the 1993 presidential election, former chairman, Board of Trustees of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and National Chairman of the then Social Democratic Party (SDP), Chief Tony…

[Guardian] After more than two decades of silence over the annulment of the 1993 presidential election, former chairman, Board of Trustees of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and National Chairman of the then Social Democratic Party (SDP), Chief Tony Anenih, has opened up in a new book to be launched in Abuja tomorrow.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

External Loans and Domestic Alternative

[Guardian] President Muhammadu Buhari’s submission of a request to the National Assembly for US$29.96 billion worth of external loans under the 2016-18 External Borrowing (Rolling) Plan, has been raising some curiosities about possibility of yet anothe…

[Guardian] President Muhammadu Buhari's submission of a request to the National Assembly for US$29.96 billion worth of external loans under the 2016-18 External Borrowing (Rolling) Plan, has been raising some curiosities about possibility of yet another debt burden. The burden was lifted in 2006 when the Olusegun Obasanjo administration got some $18 billion worth of relief and Nigeria exited with a payment of $20 billion to Paris Club.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria