NDLEA Arrests 200, Seizes 521kg of Drugs

[Daily Trust] Gusau -The National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency in Zamfara State has arrested 200 people for drug-related offences and seized 521 kilogrammes of drugs, the agency’s Commandant, Mr. Adamu Eigege, has said.

[Daily Trust] Gusau -The National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency in Zamfara State has arrested 200 people for drug-related offences and seized 521 kilogrammes of drugs, the agency's Commandant, Mr. Adamu Eigege, has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

10-Year-Old Herder Strapped With IED, Sent Home to Die

[Daily Trust] Maiduguri -A Fulani boy who encountered Boko Haram militants while grazing cattle in Mafa Local Government Area of Borno State was killed by a suspected Boko Haram insurgent who strapped him with Improvised Explosive Device (IED).

[Daily Trust] Maiduguri -A Fulani boy who encountered Boko Haram militants while grazing cattle in Mafa Local Government Area of Borno State was killed by a suspected Boko Haram insurgent who strapped him with Improvised Explosive Device (IED).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Labour Minister Says Govt Committed to Factories Act

[Daily Trust] Minister of Labour and Employment Dr Chris Ngige has reiterated the Federal Government commitment to enforcement of Factories Act of 1990 as it concerns occupational safety and health component of labour activities.

[Daily Trust] Minister of Labour and Employment Dr Chris Ngige has reiterated the Federal Government commitment to enforcement of Factories Act of 1990 as it concerns occupational safety and health component of labour activities.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Unelected LGA Chairmen Don’t Deserve Allocation ‘

[Daily Trust] Former vice president Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has said granting local governments autonomy ?would bring governance closer to the people, thereby reducing spate of agitation in the country.

[Daily Trust] Former vice president Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has said granting local governments autonomy ?would bring governance closer to the people, thereby reducing spate of agitation in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

I Support Your Struggle, Aduda Tells FCT Natives

[Daily Trust] Senator Philip Tanimu Aduda, (PDP), representing the FCT, has assured natives of the territory that he is 100 per cent behind their struggle for recognition in the country.

[Daily Trust] Senator Philip Tanimu Aduda, (PDP), representing the FCT, has assured natives of the territory that he is 100 per cent behind their struggle for recognition in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Cholera Still Spreading in Eastern Sudan’s El Gedaref

[Radio Dabanga] El Gedaref / Sennar / Kabkabiya -At least four people died of cholera in Sudan over the weekend. Especially in eastern Sudan’s El Gedaref, the spread of the infectious disease is difficult to halt.

[Radio Dabanga] El Gedaref / Sennar / Kabkabiya -At least four people died of cholera in Sudan over the weekend. Especially in eastern Sudan's El Gedaref, the spread of the infectious disease is difficult to halt.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

U.S. Dollar Jumps Above 21 Sudanese Pounds

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The “parallel market” in the Sudanese capital has seen a significant increase in the rates of foreign currencies over the past few days. With an exchange rate of more than 21 Sudanese Pounds, the US dollar hit a new record on …

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The "parallel market" in the Sudanese capital has seen a significant increase in the rates of foreign currencies over the past few days. With an exchange rate of more than 21 Sudanese Pounds, the US dollar hit a new record on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Long Queues for Bakeries in Eastern Sudan’s Kassala

[Radio Dabanga] Kassala -The population of Kassala is suffering from a severe shortage of bread for a week. A resident of the eastern Sudanese town told Radio Dabanga on Sunday that the people are facing a severe bread crisis, as a result of a shortage…

[Radio Dabanga] Kassala -The population of Kassala is suffering from a severe shortage of bread for a week. A resident of the eastern Sudanese town told Radio Dabanga on Sunday that the people are facing a severe bread crisis, as a result of a shortage of flour.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan