UN, Global Partners ‘Gravely Concerned’ Over Changes to Electoral Process

[UN News] The United Nations and other members of the international community have voiced grave concern over recent decisions by Somalia’s National Leadership Forum (NLF) that contravenes the African country’s constitutional electoral processes.

[UN News] The United Nations and other members of the international community have voiced grave concern over recent decisions by Somalia's National Leadership Forum (NLF) that contravenes the African country's constitutional electoral processes.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Fraud – Ganduje Sacks 9 Employees, Suspends Director

[Daily Trust] Kano -Kano State Governor, Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has ordered the immediate sacking of nine civil servants attached to the state Ministry for Local Government for allegedly diverting public funds running into millions of naira.

[Daily Trust] Kano -Kano State Governor, Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has ordered the immediate sacking of nine civil servants attached to the state Ministry for Local Government for allegedly diverting public funds running into millions of naira.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Experts Predict Boom On Stocks

[Daily Trust] Lagos -As investors return to the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) for trading today after the Christmas break, there is hope for positive rally. According to experts, the remaining three trading days in 2016, from today through…

[Daily Trust] Lagos -As investors return to the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) for trading today after the Christmas break, there is hope for positive rally. According to experts, the remaining three trading days in 2016, from today through Friday December 30, the equity market will most likely report positive result.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

IBEDC Restores Electricity to Magboro Community After 10 Years

[Daily Trust] Magboro community on the Lagos/Ibadan Expressway, popularly referred to as “Second Lagos”, had electricity restored to the area Monday as “Christmas present” after a decade.

[Daily Trust] Magboro community on the Lagos/Ibadan Expressway, popularly referred to as "Second Lagos", had electricity restored to the area Monday as "Christmas present" after a decade.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Eko Disco Announces Power Outage

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Eko Electricity Distribution Plc (EKEDP) has announced that there will be interruption in power supply to some areas within its network between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Thursday, December 29. The power company said in a statement that…

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Eko Electricity Distribution Plc (EKEDP) has announced that there will be interruption in power supply to some areas within its network between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Thursday, December 29. The power company said in a statement that the planned power outage was occasioned by routine maintenance work to be carried out on the Ijora-Alagbon 132kv line. According to the press statement, areas to be affected by the outage are Ikoyi, Victoria Island, Obalende, Banana Island and Lagos Island.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Northeast Group Lauds Military Over B/Haram Defeat

[Daily Trust] Bauchi -A Socio-cultural Organization, North East Youth Peace, Development and Empowerment Initiative (NEYPDEI) has commended the Nigerian military for defeating Boko Haram insurgents.

[Daily Trust] Bauchi -A Socio-cultural Organization, North East Youth Peace, Development and Empowerment Initiative (NEYPDEI) has commended the Nigerian military for defeating Boko Haram insurgents.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Senator Okpozo Dies At 81

[Daily Trust] Benin/Asaba -A chieftain of the All Progressive Congress (APC) and former deputy speaker of defunct Bendel State, Senator Francis Okpozo is dead.

[Daily Trust] Benin/Asaba -A chieftain of the All Progressive Congress (APC) and former deputy speaker of defunct Bendel State, Senator Francis Okpozo is dead.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria