Women in Maritime Africa Group Berths in Nigeria

[Guardian] Women In Maritime Africa (WIMAFRICA), a continental body of African Women in the Maritime industry has debuted to promote female gender participation in Nigeria’s shipping sector.

[Guardian] Women In Maritime Africa (WIMAFRICA), a continental body of African Women in the Maritime industry has debuted to promote female gender participation in Nigeria's shipping sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Dangote, Adenuga, Otedola, Others Can End Poverty in Nigeria – Oxfam

[Vanguard] Oxfam, Wednesday, presented an alarming picture of the Nigerian economic situation, stating that 112 million Nigerians are living in abject poverty and that the combined wealth of the five richest Nigerians, put at about $29.9 billion, could…

[Vanguard] Oxfam, Wednesday, presented an alarming picture of the Nigerian economic situation, stating that 112 million Nigerians are living in abject poverty and that the combined wealth of the five richest Nigerians, put at about $29.9 billion, could end extreme poverty in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Museveni, Speaker Kadaga Criticize Police Over Torture

[Observer] The police leadership yesterday appeared to have run out of places and people to hide behind over alleged torture of suspected criminals, after President Museveni and Parliament Speaker Rebecca Kadaga separately spoke out against the sordid …

[Observer] The police leadership yesterday appeared to have run out of places and people to hide behind over alleged torture of suspected criminals, after President Museveni and Parliament Speaker Rebecca Kadaga separately spoke out against the sordid practice.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Economic Team Approves First Quarter Financial Programme

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Balance Sheet for the Execution of Financial Programme of the 2017 First Quarter was approved by the 8th Ordinary Joint Meeting of the Economic Commission and the Commission for the Real Economy of the Cabinet Council.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Balance Sheet for the Execution of Financial Programme of the 2017 First Quarter was approved by the 8th Ordinary Joint Meeting of the Economic Commission and the Commission for the Real Economy of the Cabinet Council.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

NIEEB CEO Diverts Youth Funds

[The Herald] Nyanga -Personal Assistant to Minister of Youth Development, Indigenisation and Economic Empowerment, Mr Rangu Nyamurundira accessed $4 500 from the Youth Fund ostensibly to carry out a potato farming project here, but diverted the money t…

[The Herald] Nyanga -Personal Assistant to Minister of Youth Development, Indigenisation and Economic Empowerment, Mr Rangu Nyamurundira accessed $4 500 from the Youth Fund ostensibly to carry out a potato farming project here, but diverted the money to other uses. Mr Nyamurundira, who is also acting National Indigenisation and Economic Empowerment board chief executive officer, has not repaid the money.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Wizkid Bags Seven Nominations for 2017 Billboard Music Awards

[Premium Times] Nigerian popstar, Wizkid, has been nominated for seven awards at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards scheduled to hold at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, United States on Sunday.

[Premium Times] Nigerian popstar, Wizkid, has been nominated for seven awards at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards scheduled to hold at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, United States on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria