CBN’s Anchor Borrowers’ Programme to Register 30,000 Farmers in Bauchi

[This Day] Bauchi -Not less than 30,000 farmers in Bauchi State are slated to register for Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN)’s Anchor Borrowers’ Programme for crop production in order to boost agricultural crops production and alleviate the poverty level i…

[This Day] Bauchi -Not less than 30,000 farmers in Bauchi State are slated to register for Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN)'s Anchor Borrowers' Programme for crop production in order to boost agricultural crops production and alleviate the poverty level in the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Reps Warn Nigerians Against Investing in MMM Scheme

[Vanguard] The House of Representatives has warned Nigerians to desist from investing in the Mavrodi Monrodi Moneybox scheme popularly known as MMM or risk loss of their funds.

[Vanguard] The House of Representatives has warned Nigerians to desist from investing in the Mavrodi Monrodi Moneybox scheme popularly known as MMM or risk loss of their funds.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Two Siblings Die After Eating Chips and Drinking Water From Container

[News24Wire] North West Premier Supra Mahumapelo on Wednesday said he was saddened by the deaths of two siblings who fell sick after eating potato chips and drinking tap water from a 25-litre container.

[News24Wire] North West Premier Supra Mahumapelo on Wednesday said he was saddened by the deaths of two siblings who fell sick after eating potato chips and drinking tap water from a 25-litre container.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Vryheid Rapist Sentenced to 20 Years Imprisonment

[SAPS] On 8 November 2016, Vryheid Regional Court convicted and sentenced Simphiwe Mpisi Fakude (24) to 20 years imprisonment for rape. On 3 February 2014, at Emadwaleni area in Vryheid, a 20-year-old victim was at home when the accused who was armed w…

[SAPS] On 8 November 2016, Vryheid Regional Court convicted and sentenced Simphiwe Mpisi Fakude (24) to 20 years imprisonment for rape. On 3 February 2014, at Emadwaleni area in Vryheid, a 20-year-old victim was at home when the accused who was armed with a bush knife forced the door open. He threatened the victim with a bush knife and raped her before fleeing the scene on foot. A case of rape was opened at Vryheid police station. The Vryheid Family Violence, Child Protection and Sexual Offences Unit investigated

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Kwamashu Robbery Suspect Arrested in Gauteng

[SAPS] King Cetshwayo Cluster Crime Intelligence assisted by National Intervention Unit conducted an intelligence driven operation in Gauteng area after receiving information that the suspect wanted by KwaMashu police is in Hillbrow area. The members p…

[SAPS] King Cetshwayo Cluster Crime Intelligence assisted by National Intervention Unit conducted an intelligence driven operation in Gauteng area after receiving information that the suspect wanted by KwaMashu police is in Hillbrow area. The members proceeded to Hillbrow where they traced and arrested the suspect. A warrant of arrest was issued against him. The arrested suspect might be linked to other cases that were reported at KwaMashu area. He will face charges of armed robbery and appear in the Ntuzuma Magi

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Govt Expects Good Results From COP22

[Iwacu] Several African ministers in charge of water are taking part in the 22nd Conference of Parties-COP22 organized in Morocco (7-18 November). Water issues are at the top of the COP22 agenda. Burundi has submitted five projects to be supported.

[Iwacu] Several African ministers in charge of water are taking part in the 22nd Conference of Parties-COP22 organized in Morocco (7-18 November). Water issues are at the top of the COP22 agenda. Burundi has submitted five projects to be supported.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi