Govt Refutes Report of Governors’ Meeting in Abuja Over Buhari

[Premium Times] The Federal Government has debunked reports in the section of the press that governors are meeting in Abuja on Thursday to send emissary to see President Muhammadu Buhari.

[Premium Times] The Federal Government has debunked reports in the section of the press that governors are meeting in Abuja on Thursday to send emissary to see President Muhammadu Buhari.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Recovers N18 Billion Looted Funds – Minister

[Vanguard] The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr Abubakar Malami (SAN), says the Federal Government has recovered N15 billion and $10.5 million so far in its asset recovery drive.

[Vanguard] The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr Abubakar Malami (SAN), says the Federal Government has recovered N15 billion and $10.5 million so far in its asset recovery drive.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

UK Court Ruling On Shell Nigerian Oil Spill Sets “Dangerous Precedent” – Amnesty International

[Premium Times] A UK High Court ruling that two Niger Delta communities devastated by oil spills cannot have their claims against Shell heard in the UK could rob them of justice and allow UK multinationals to commit abuses overseas with impunity, Amnes…

[Premium Times] A UK High Court ruling that two Niger Delta communities devastated by oil spills cannot have their claims against Shell heard in the UK could rob them of justice and allow UK multinationals to commit abuses overseas with impunity, Amnesty International said on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Music Being Effective to Society Is Never Free

[Daily News] Not having a Sauti za Busara episode last year, left many music lovers feeling bad. Amongst them is the international Festival’s Manager, Journey Ramadhan. He maintains that by then people had got used to going to the Isles, early February…

[Daily News] Not having a Sauti za Busara episode last year, left many music lovers feeling bad. Amongst them is the international Festival's Manager, Journey Ramadhan. He maintains that by then people had got used to going to the Isles, early February, to "celebrate with music" for four days.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Govt Denies Governors Meeting Over Buhari

[Guardian] The Federal Government has debunked reports in the section of the press that governors are meeting in Abuja on Thursday to send an emissary to see President Muhammadu Buhari.

[Guardian] The Federal Government has debunked reports in the section of the press that governors are meeting in Abuja on Thursday to send an emissary to see President Muhammadu Buhari.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Farmers Petition President Over Cooperatives

[Monitor] Kakumiro/Kagadi -Farmers in greater Kibaale region under Kakumiro Growers Cooperative Union have petitioned President Museveni, asking him to intervene and save their cooperative which is at the verge of collapsing.

[Monitor] Kakumiro/Kagadi -Farmers in greater Kibaale region under Kakumiro Growers Cooperative Union have petitioned President Museveni, asking him to intervene and save their cooperative which is at the verge of collapsing.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Lawmakers, Nimasa Boss Plead With Shell Not to Relocate Port Harcourt HQ

[Premium Times] The House of Representatives on Thursday urged the Minister of State for Petroleum, Ibe Kachikwu, to prevail on Shell not to relocate from Port-Harcourt, the River State capital.

[Premium Times] The House of Representatives on Thursday urged the Minister of State for Petroleum, Ibe Kachikwu, to prevail on Shell not to relocate from Port-Harcourt, the River State capital.

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Again, U.S. Appeals Court Upholds Kashamu’s Extradition for Drugs Offences

[Premium Times] The United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit in Chicago, Illinois, has again affirmed the ruling of a lower court for the extradition of Ogun State senator, Buruji Kashamu, to stand trial for drugs crimes.

[Premium Times] The United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit in Chicago, Illinois, has again affirmed the ruling of a lower court for the extradition of Ogun State senator, Buruji Kashamu, to stand trial for drugs crimes.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria