Check Out Ameri-Kenyan ‘Tout’ Justo’s New Swahili Single

[Nairobi News] After wowing Kenyans with a viral video of him shouting mbao mbao! at a train station in Oregon, United States, Justin Bradford aka Justo has yet again surprised his fans, but this time with a new single.

[Nairobi News] After wowing Kenyans with a viral video of him shouting mbao mbao! at a train station in Oregon, United States, Justin Bradford aka Justo has yet again surprised his fans, but this time with a new single.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Radio Journalist in Need of Sh12m for Urgent Treatment Abroad

[Nairobi News] A journalist working for a local radio station has appealed to well-wishers and friends to help him raise Sh12million required for urgent treatment of acute Leukemia in South Africa.

[Nairobi News] A journalist working for a local radio station has appealed to well-wishers and friends to help him raise Sh12million required for urgent treatment of acute Leukemia in South Africa.

Mujuru Says Mugabe Exploited Colleagues’ Illiteracy to Own Advantage and Zim’s Doom

[New Zimbabwe] Joice Mujuru has spoken on how ousted former president Robert Mugabe exploited liberation war colleagues’ illiteracy to both his own advantage and eventually Zimbabwe’s doom.

[New Zimbabwe] Joice Mujuru has spoken on how ousted former president Robert Mugabe exploited liberation war colleagues' illiteracy to both his own advantage and eventually Zimbabwe's doom.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

We Are Addressing Banking Gender Imbalance in the North – Dozie

[Daily Trust] Lagos -The Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Diamond Bank Plc, Mr Uzoma Dozie, in this interview with DAILY TRUST, gives an insight into how the bank has been deepening financial inclusion (capturing unbanked Nigerians), especi…

[Daily Trust] Lagos -The Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Diamond Bank Plc, Mr Uzoma Dozie, in this interview with DAILY TRUST, gives an insight into how the bank has been deepening financial inclusion (capturing unbanked Nigerians), especially in the northern part of the country, and bringing in more women in the process. He also explains why the bank pulls out its resources in other countries in the West African sub-region, among other issues. Excerpts:

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Show Proof of Payment of Govt Bailout Refund, LG Retirees Tell Cross River Govt

[Daily Trust] Calabar -Over 6000 pensioners from the local and state governments in Cross River State have denied receiving a dime from the Federal Government bailout /Paris Club refund, which the state has so far received three times.

[Daily Trust] Calabar -Over 6000 pensioners from the local and state governments in Cross River State have denied receiving a dime from the Federal Government bailout /Paris Club refund, which the state has so far received three times.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Adesina – There Must Be Accountability in Infrastructure Spending

[This Day] President of the African Development Bank, Mr. Akinwumi Adesina spoke with journalists on the bank’s investment strategies, as well as the huge infrastructure deficit in Nigeria and Africa as a whole. Nume Ekeghe presents the excerpts:

[This Day] President of the African Development Bank, Mr. Akinwumi Adesina spoke with journalists on the bank's investment strategies, as well as the huge infrastructure deficit in Nigeria and Africa as a whole. Nume Ekeghe presents the excerpts:

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Minister Restates Govt’s Commitment to Implementation of ERGP

[This Day] The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Dr. Okey Enelamah, on Friday restated the federal government’s commitment to the effective implementation of the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP) so as to boost foreign direct investmen…

[This Day] The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Dr. Okey Enelamah, on Friday restated the federal government's commitment to the effective implementation of the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP) so as to boost foreign direct investment (FDI) and create employment.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt, States to Spend 53 Percent of N17.5 Trillion Budgets On Salaries

[Daily Trust] More than half of the N17.5 trillion total budgets of federal and state governments will be spent on salaries and overheads this year, according to Daily Trust investigations.

[Daily Trust] More than half of the N17.5 trillion total budgets of federal and state governments will be spent on salaries and overheads this year, according to Daily Trust investigations.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Huge Debt Service Cost in Nigeria, Others, Worries Moody’s

[This Day] The elevated public debt-service cost in Nigeria and some other countries in Africa calls for concern, Moody’s Investors Service stated in a report at the weekend.

[This Day] The elevated public debt-service cost in Nigeria and some other countries in Africa calls for concern, Moody's Investors Service stated in a report at the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria