How Visafone Conned 2,000 Workers Into Mass Resignation Before MTN Takeover

[Premium Times] Visafone Communications Ltd tricked over 2,000 employees into disengagement to pave way for its takeover last January by telecom giant, MTN, PREMIUM TIMES investigation reveals.

[Premium Times] Visafone Communications Ltd tricked over 2,000 employees into disengagement to pave way for its takeover last January by telecom giant, MTN, PREMIUM TIMES investigation reveals.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Presidency Refutes Report That Chibok Girls’ Release Reinvigorated Boko Haram

[Leadership] The presidency has said over the past few days, some newspaper reports ascribing the recent terrorist attacks in Borno state to the government’s negotiation of the release of 21 Chibok girls, with a particular report alleging the exchange …

[Leadership] The presidency has said over the past few days, some newspaper reports ascribing the recent terrorist attacks in Borno state to the government's negotiation of the release of 21 Chibok girls, with a particular report alleging the exchange of USD 21 million for the girls are false and should be disregarded by members of the public.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Promises Transparency in Airport Concession

[Leadership] The federal government on Saturday assured aviation stakeholders that it would ensure transparency in the planned concession of airports and creation of a new national carrier for the country.

[Leadership] The federal government on Saturday assured aviation stakeholders that it would ensure transparency in the planned concession of airports and creation of a new national carrier for the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Mighty Warriors Will Rock Yaounde’

[The Herald] IT’S just a few days before the Africa Women Cup of Nations kick off in Yaoundé, Cameroon and Mighty Warriors coach Shadreck Mlauzi remains courageous in the face of adversity, insisting they could pull off a surprise despite their poor preparations.

[The Herald] IT'S just a few days before the Africa Women Cup of Nations kick off in Yaoundé, Cameroon and Mighty Warriors coach Shadreck Mlauzi remains courageous in the face of adversity, insisting they could pull off a surprise despite their poor preparations.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Why We Quarrelled – P-Square

[Vanguard] When twin brothers and singers, Peter and Paul Okoye of P-Square, were ‘threatening’ to go their separate ways some months back, a lot of reasons were adduced for their ‘bizarre’ action. Some believed that the brothers were truly at each oth…

[Vanguard] When twin brothers and singers, Peter and Paul Okoye of P-Square, were 'threatening' to go their separate ways some months back, a lot of reasons were adduced for their 'bizarre' action. Some believed that the brothers were truly at each other's jugulars, and that their elder brother, Jude, was taking sides. Meanwhile, others attributed it to a publicity stunt.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Emmanuella’s Mark Angel Comedy, 2 Other Nigerians Win SSA YouTube Awards

[Vanguard] Mark Angel Comedy featuring six-year-old Emmanuella Samuel, Nigeria’s Channels Television and IbakaTV/Nollywood have emerged winners at the inaugural Sub-Saharan African (SSA) YouTube Awards, an official said on Sunday.

[Vanguard] Mark Angel Comedy featuring six-year-old Emmanuella Samuel, Nigeria's Channels Television and IbakaTV/Nollywood have emerged winners at the inaugural Sub-Saharan African (SSA) YouTube Awards, an official said on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria