Ugandan President Museveni Urges Unity in Diversity in South Sudan

[Uganda Media Centre] President Yoweri Museveni has urged the people of South Sudan to embrace unity for prosperity and development warning that the misuse of identity can paralyze and endanger their nation.

[Uganda Media Centre] President Yoweri Museveni has urged the people of South Sudan to embrace unity for prosperity and development warning that the misuse of identity can paralyze and endanger their nation.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Price of Cooking Gas Rises By 100 Percent in One Year

[Vanguard] The price of cooking gas has risen by 100 per cent in Nigeria’s domestic market between April 2016 and April 2017 as a result of increased demand, supply disruptions and foreign exchange issues.

[Vanguard] The price of cooking gas has risen by 100 per cent in Nigeria's domestic market between April 2016 and April 2017 as a result of increased demand, supply disruptions and foreign exchange issues.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Full Statement by Public Enterprises Minister on Reinstatement of Energy Utility Chief

[Govt of SA] Let me start by reporting that I have submitted my affidavit to court with regard to the Brian Molefe matter. I have instructed my legal team to withdraw my opposition to Part A of the relief sought — that I set aside my appointment of Mr…

[Govt of SA] Let me start by reporting that I have submitted my affidavit to court with regard to the Brian Molefe matter. I have instructed my legal team to withdraw my opposition to Part A of the relief sought -- that I set aside my appointment of Mr Molefe. I have nonetheless deposed an affidavit as I believe the information I have will assist the court in determining its decision. My initial advice was to oppose Part A on the basis that I neither appointed nor reinstated Mr Molefe, as well as on the basis of a

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

CBN Injects $205 Million As Naira Falls to N379/$

[Vanguard] The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday injected $205 million into the foreign exchange market even as the naira depreciated to N379 per dollar in the parallel market.

[Vanguard] The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday injected $205 million into the foreign exchange market even as the naira depreciated to N379 per dollar in the parallel market.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria Earns N225 Billion From Oil Taxes, Royalties in Two Months

[Vanguard] Nigeria earned N224.9 billion from petroleum profit tax (PPT) and royalties from the oil and gas sector in January and February 2017, according to latest data released by the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN.

[Vanguard] Nigeria earned N224.9 billion from petroleum profit tax (PPT) and royalties from the oil and gas sector in January and February 2017, according to latest data released by the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Launching of Creative Mauritius Project, an Online Platform to Promote Local Handicraft

[Government of Mauritius] The Creative Mauritius project (CM), an online platform aiming to provide visibility and market linkages to craftsmen of Mauritius and Rodrigues was launched yesterday at the headquarters of the Mauritius Chamber of Commerce a…

[Government of Mauritius] The Creative Mauritius project (CM), an online platform aiming to provide visibility and market linkages to craftsmen of Mauritius and Rodrigues was launched yesterday at the headquarters of the Mauritius Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MCCI) in Port Louis during a press conference by the Minister of Business, Enterprise and Cooperatives, Mr Soomilduth Bholah.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

FBN Holdings Shareholders Approve Bank’s N7.18 Billion Total Dividend

[Guardian] Shareholders of FBN Holdings Plc, at the weekend, endorsed the bank’s N7.18 billion total dividend, translating to 20 kobo per for the 2016 financial year.

[Guardian] Shareholders of FBN Holdings Plc, at the weekend, endorsed the bank's N7.18 billion total dividend, translating to 20 kobo per for the 2016 financial year.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Budget 2017 – Osinbajo Should Be Careful of Falana, Others – Senate

[Vanguard] Abuja -For asking Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, not to sign the 2017 budget until the National Assembly removed the N448 billion added to it, the Senate has urged the Acting President to be very careful of people like Femi Falana, SAN.

[Vanguard] Abuja -For asking Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, not to sign the 2017 budget until the National Assembly removed the N448 billion added to it, the Senate has urged the Acting President to be very careful of people like Femi Falana, SAN.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Sanusi – Osinbajo, IBB, Abdulsalami, Sultan, Others Intervene

[Vanguard] Kano -Kano State House of Assembly, yesterday, called off the probe of the Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi 11, over Kano Emirate finances, following the intervention of some prominent Nigerians.

[Vanguard] Kano -Kano State House of Assembly, yesterday, called off the probe of the Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi 11, over Kano Emirate finances, following the intervention of some prominent Nigerians.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Teachers Are Least Paid Civil Servants’

[Guardian] Birnin Kebbi -The Emir of Zuru, Alhaji Muhammadu Sani Sami has lamented the plight of teachers in the country saying they are the least paid by employers. The emir who disclosed this at a one-day education retreat organised by the state mini…

[Guardian] Birnin Kebbi -The Emir of Zuru, Alhaji Muhammadu Sani Sami has lamented the plight of teachers in the country saying they are the least paid by employers. The emir who disclosed this at a one-day education retreat organised by the state ministry of education held at the presidential banquet hall in the state capital said teachers, by virtue of their role of imparting knowledge and character moulding should be handsomely paid in appreciation of their duties.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria