State of Anomie or Governance?

[This Day] It appears that the federal government of Nigeria has surrendered its powers and might to violent criminals. It is incredulous that there is no part of the country that can be considered safe for any citizen anymore. Even the mega city-state…

[This Day] It appears that the federal government of Nigeria has surrendered its powers and might to violent criminals. It is incredulous that there is no part of the country that can be considered safe for any citizen anymore. Even the mega city-state of Lagos with its excellent managers is also not free from the violent upsurge. Businessmen and students are taken away by kidnappers at will. In Rivers state the norm is to kill, maim and bully while herdsmen and kidnappers roam the streets with impunity. In Kaduna st

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

I Have Not Purchased Any New Airplane – Tinubu

[This Day] A former Governor of Lagos State and a national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has described as false, a report that he has purchased a new airplane, saying the said publication was not impartial and obje…

[This Day] A former Governor of Lagos State and a national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has described as false, a report that he has purchased a new airplane, saying the said publication was not impartial and objective in its reportage.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Banks to Extend 9mobile’s Loan Pending New Investors

[This Day] A group of Nigerian banks has agreed an extension to a $1.2 billion loan made to 9mobile, formerly known as Etisalat Nigeria, pending the mobile operator finding new investors.

[This Day] A group of Nigerian banks has agreed an extension to a $1.2 billion loan made to 9mobile, formerly known as Etisalat Nigeria, pending the mobile operator finding new investors.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ex-President Jonathan – Six Television Sets, Not 36 Stolen From My House

[This Day] Contrary to reports on the items that were stolen from the Abuja residence of former President Goodluck Jonathan, the ex-president clarified that only six television sets, three refrigerators and one gas cooker were stolen by the thieves.

[This Day] Contrary to reports on the items that were stolen from the Abuja residence of former President Goodluck Jonathan, the ex-president clarified that only six television sets, three refrigerators and one gas cooker were stolen by the thieves.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Former Security Police Officer Crumbles At Timol Inquest

[News24Wire] Former security branch officer sergeant Joao Jan Rodrigues crumbled under cross examination at the Ahmed Timol inquest being heard at the North Gauteng High Court on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] Former security branch officer sergeant Joao Jan Rodrigues crumbled under cross examination at the Ahmed Timol inquest being heard at the North Gauteng High Court on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Province to Bill Govt for Water Systems Maintenance, Repairs

[News24Wire] Western Cape Premier Helen Zille is planning to slap Minister of Water and Sanitation Nomvula Mokonyane with a bill for R3.5m for water infrastructure maintenance that she believes the national department should have done.

[News24Wire] Western Cape Premier Helen Zille is planning to slap Minister of Water and Sanitation Nomvula Mokonyane with a bill for R3.5m for water infrastructure maintenance that she believes the national department should have done.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Detectives Retrace Election Official’s Final Steps

[Nation] The top leadership of the electoral commission, waiters at a city bar and relatives of the murdered elections technology manager are among those questioned by police as the hunt for his killers got under way on Tuesday.

[Nation] The top leadership of the electoral commission, waiters at a city bar and relatives of the murdered elections technology manager are among those questioned by police as the hunt for his killers got under way on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya