Efforts of a Teenage Girls’ Group

[Monitor] Six teenage girls in Rakai District earn their living by growing vegetables and keeping pigs and poultry. They are pioneer members of Butabago Agali Awamu Dreams Farmers Group. “We are farmers by choice,” said Betty Nagganja. “We chose farmin…

[Monitor] Six teenage girls in Rakai District earn their living by growing vegetables and keeping pigs and poultry. They are pioneer members of Butabago Agali Awamu Dreams Farmers Group. "We are farmers by choice," said Betty Nagganja. "We chose farming from other enterprises like tailoring, hair and beauty salon, baking and crafts making."

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Govt Reveals Plans to Solve Nigeria’s 18 Million Housing Need

[Vanguard] Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Raji Fashola, has revealed how the federal government intends to solve Nigeria’s 17 million housing need, disclosing that in 2017, the government plans to build more houses to stimulate jobs.

[Vanguard] Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Raji Fashola, has revealed how the federal government intends to solve Nigeria's 17 million housing need, disclosing that in 2017, the government plans to build more houses to stimulate jobs.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Giwa Returns to Court to Draw FIFA’s Hammer On Nigeria

[Vanguard] Even as they are presently top of their group and appear comfortable for a place at the 2018 FIFA World Cup finals, the Super Eagles may still be thrown out of the race if the Federal Government fails to take decisive steps to end a long run…

[Vanguard] Even as they are presently top of their group and appear comfortable for a place at the 2018 FIFA World Cup finals, the Super Eagles may still be thrown out of the race if the Federal Government fails to take decisive steps to end a long running court battle capable of inviting suspension by FIFA.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

N-Delta Govs Accused of Hijacking Over N1 Trillion Annually

[Vanguard] Oil and solid minerals producing communities, weekend, accused the political class and state governors in the Niger Delta region of hijacking funds meant for the development of the region, totaling over N1 trillion annually.

[Vanguard] Oil and solid minerals producing communities, weekend, accused the political class and state governors in the Niger Delta region of hijacking funds meant for the development of the region, totaling over N1 trillion annually.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Criminality – Security Experts Canvass Better Intelligence Gathering

[Vanguard] The Inspector General of Police, IGP, Ibrahim Idris and the Comptroller-General of Nigeria Immigration Service, CGI, Muhammad Babandede have said for Nigeria to win the war against criminality, intelligence gathering among security agencies …

[Vanguard] The Inspector General of Police, IGP, Ibrahim Idris and the Comptroller-General of Nigeria Immigration Service, CGI, Muhammad Babandede have said for Nigeria to win the war against criminality, intelligence gathering among security agencies must be strengthened.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Bureau, Stakeholders Sign MoU

[Ethiopian Herald] The Addis Ababa Industry Development Bureau yesterday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with 40 Federal and metropolis stakeholders to curb problems facing Small and Micro Enterprises, medium as well as large scale industries.

[Ethiopian Herald] The Addis Ababa Industry Development Bureau yesterday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with 40 Federal and metropolis stakeholders to curb problems facing Small and Micro Enterprises, medium as well as large scale industries.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Lawyers Petition U.S. Embassy, Insist IMN Is Threat to Peace in Nigeria

[Vanguard] A group of legal practitioners in the country, under the aegis of Lawyers Initiative For Civil Rights Advancement in Nigeria, has petitioned the United States Embassy in Nigeria, alerting it of the imminent security threat posed by the Islam…

[Vanguard] A group of legal practitioners in the country, under the aegis of Lawyers Initiative For Civil Rights Advancement in Nigeria, has petitioned the United States Embassy in Nigeria, alerting it of the imminent security threat posed by the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Afcon – Fufa Unaware of Who Received Bonuses

[Monitor] Kampala -Fufa is not aware of which Cranes players had or had not received their bonuses for taking Uganda to the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations, a first appearance in 39 years.

[Monitor] Kampala -Fufa is not aware of which Cranes players had or had not received their bonuses for taking Uganda to the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations, a first appearance in 39 years.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda