Jonathan Is Nigeria’s Poorest Ex-President – Envoy

[Vanguard] Abuja -Former Career Diplomat and retired Permanent Secretary, Ambassador Godknows Boladei Igali, has said that former President Goodluck Jonathan, has remained one of the poorest former Nigerian leaders, even in Africa, in recent years.

[Vanguard] Abuja -Former Career Diplomat and retired Permanent Secretary, Ambassador Godknows Boladei Igali, has said that former President Goodluck Jonathan, has remained one of the poorest former Nigerian leaders, even in Africa, in recent years.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Finance Minister Says ‘Bond Notes Aren’t Going Anywhere’

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe’s finance minister Patrick Chinamasa has reportedly denied reports that the country’s surrogate currency – the bond motes – would be phased out soon.

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe's finance minister Patrick Chinamasa has reportedly denied reports that the country's surrogate currency - the bond motes - would be phased out soon.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Fuel Queues Return to Lagos

[Premium Times] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, on Sunday said that it had released 250 trucks of petrol to Lagos metropolis for effective dispensing at filling stations to forestall any scarcity.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, on Sunday said that it had released 250 trucks of petrol to Lagos metropolis for effective dispensing at filling stations to forestall any scarcity.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

2019 – Buhari Healthy Enough to Seek Re-Election – Presidency

[Premium Times] A presidential spokesman, Femi Adesina, has said President Muhammadu Buhari is presently in a better state of health than in 2015, to seek re-election in the 2019 general elections.

[Premium Times] A presidential spokesman, Femi Adesina, has said President Muhammadu Buhari is presently in a better state of health than in 2015, to seek re-election in the 2019 general elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigerian Govt Approves Upgrade of Laboratories to Investigate Aircraft Accidents

[Premium Times] The federal government has approved the upgrade of the Material Science and Flight Safety Laboratories which will help the Accident Investigation Bureau, AIB, to speedily investigate plane crashes.

[Premium Times] The federal government has approved the upgrade of the Material Science and Flight Safety Laboratories which will help the Accident Investigation Bureau, AIB, to speedily investigate plane crashes.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mnangagwa Reveals How He Sold Mugabe a Dummy

[New Zimbabwe] President Emmerson Mnangagwa wrote to then President Robert Mugabe pledging his undying loyalty to him soon after his November dismissal as Vice President, when in fact seemed to have made up his mind to push the veteran leader out of hi…

[New Zimbabwe] President Emmerson Mnangagwa wrote to then President Robert Mugabe pledging his undying loyalty to him soon after his November dismissal as Vice President, when in fact seemed to have made up his mind to push the veteran leader out of his job, it has emerged.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Cross River Govt Provides Relief Items for Cameroonian Refugees

[Premium Times] The Cross River Government on Sunday provided food and non-food items to over 3,000 Southern Cameroonian refugees camping in Ikom Local Government Area of the state.

[Premium Times] The Cross River Government on Sunday provided food and non-food items to over 3,000 Southern Cameroonian refugees camping in Ikom Local Government Area of the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

It Is the Economy

[SudaNow] The tense situation currently engulfing the country is a result of long delayed economic measures that should have been implemented seven years ago, when South Sudan opted for separation taking with it more than 75 percent of known oil reserv…

[SudaNow] The tense situation currently engulfing the country is a result of long delayed economic measures that should have been implemented seven years ago, when South Sudan opted for separation taking with it more than 75 percent of known oil reserves that has been providing the treasury with hard currency.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Presidency Raises Alarm Over Influx of Foreign Terrorists Into Benue, Other States

[Vanguard] Security service organizations including the Department of State Service (DSS) have identified an Islamic State in West Africa (ISWA) network operating within some North Central and South-South sections of the country.

[Vanguard] Security service organizations including the Department of State Service (DSS) have identified an Islamic State in West Africa (ISWA) network operating within some North Central and South-South sections of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria