50,000 Intending Nigerian Pilgrims Complete Payment of Hajj Fares – Nahcon

[Premium Times] Abdullahi Mohammed, the Executive Chairman, National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, NAHCON, says 50,000 intending pilgrims for 2017 hajj have completed payment of their fares.

[Premium Times] Abdullahi Mohammed, the Executive Chairman, National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, NAHCON, says 50,000 intending pilgrims for 2017 hajj have completed payment of their fares.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

City Market Victims Relocated

Victims of the City Market inferno have been relocated. The mobilisation committee has relocated about 4000 traders to Simon Mwewa lane and new Soweto market to pave way for the reconstruction of the market. Vice-President Inonge Wina who chairs the … Continued

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Victims of the City Market inferno have been relocated. The mobilisation committee has relocated about 4000 traders to Simon Mwewa lane and new Soweto market to pave way for the reconstruction of the market. Vice-President Inonge Wina who chairs the committee urged traders to cooperate so that work at the gutted site could commence in good time. Vice-President Wina announced that pledges amounting to about K 12 millions have so far been made. Meanwhile, the Zambia Association of Musicians has joined fellow Zambians in fundraising for the reconstruction of the market. ZAM is planning to hold a fundraising concert at Woodlands Stadium in Lusaka as their contribution to rebuild a modern market. The Peace and reconciliation concert will be held at Woodlands Stadium in Lusaka on July 15 starting 10 hrs. The post City Market Victims Relocated appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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Court Grants Bail to Ex-Governor On the Run for Four Years

[Premium Times] Despite being on the run for four years after a warrant of arrest was issued on him, an Abuja court has granted bail to Saminu Turaki, about one week after he was arrested.

[Premium Times] Despite being on the run for four years after a warrant of arrest was issued on him, an Abuja court has granted bail to Saminu Turaki, about one week after he was arrested.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Governor Ambode Suspends Lagos Monarch for Allegedly Faking Own Kidnap

[Premium Times] The Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, on Thursday approved the immediate suspension of the Baale of Shangisha in Magodo, Yusuf Ogundare, for faking his abduction.

[Premium Times] The Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, on Thursday approved the immediate suspension of the Baale of Shangisha in Magodo, Yusuf Ogundare, for faking his abduction.

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Paramilitary Services End Dichotomy Between HND and BSC Holders

[Premium Times] The Nigerian government has abolished the dichotomy between holders of university degree and higher national diploma, HND, in all the paramilitary services.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian government has abolished the dichotomy between holders of university degree and higher national diploma, HND, in all the paramilitary services.

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Electoral Board Suspends Senate Melaye’s Recall

[Premium Times] The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it will comply with the order of the Federal High Court, Abuja, and temporarily suspend the recall process of Dino Melaye from the Senate.

[Premium Times] The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it will comply with the order of the Federal High Court, Abuja, and temporarily suspend the recall process of Dino Melaye from the Senate.

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Etisalat Nigeria Rebrands – Now 9mobile Telecom

[This Day] In an exclusive meeting held in Lagos yesterday, Emerging Markets Telecommunication Services (EMTS) trading as Etisalat Nigeri, adopted 9Mobile as a new brand identify for the telecoms company.

[This Day] In an exclusive meeting held in Lagos yesterday, Emerging Markets Telecommunication Services (EMTS) trading as Etisalat Nigeri, adopted 9Mobile as a new brand identify for the telecoms company.

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Everton Down Gor Mahia in Pre-Season Friendly

[Capital FM] Dar es Salaam, Tanzania -Wayne Rooney announced his return to Everton in Emphatic fashion scoring the opening goal as the Blues beat Kenyan giants Gor Mahia 2-1 in a pre-season friendly match at the National Stadium in Dar es Salaam on Thu…

[Capital FM] Dar es Salaam, Tanzania -Wayne Rooney announced his return to Everton in Emphatic fashion scoring the opening goal as the Blues beat Kenyan giants Gor Mahia 2-1 in a pre-season friendly match at the National Stadium in Dar es Salaam on Thursday evening.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania