Students in FCT Face Difficulties Registering for JAMB UTME Examination

[Daily Trust] Students in the Federal Capital Territory, FCT preparing to gain admission into tertiary institutions of learning have complained of facing difficulties while attempting to register for the forthcoming Unified Tertiary Matriculation Exami…

[Daily Trust] Students in the Federal Capital Territory, FCT preparing to gain admission into tertiary institutions of learning have complained of facing difficulties while attempting to register for the forthcoming Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME organized by the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Unveils National Budget

[Daily News] THE government yesterday unveiled its 31.7tri/- National Development Plan and Budget Ceiling for the 2017/2018 fiscal year, an increase of 2.2tri/- over the current 29.5tri/- financial plan.

[Daily News] THE government yesterday unveiled its 31.7tri/- National Development Plan and Budget Ceiling for the 2017/2018 fiscal year, an increase of 2.2tri/- over the current 29.5tri/- financial plan.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Court Throws Out Anti-VP Mphoko Demonstration Case – Frees Activists

[New Zimbabwe] HARARE magistrate Josephine Sande, on Monday, dismissed a case in which the State wanted to prosecute Zimbabwe Activists Alliance leader Lynette Mudewe and three pro-democracy youths.

[New Zimbabwe] HARARE magistrate Josephine Sande, on Monday, dismissed a case in which the State wanted to prosecute Zimbabwe Activists Alliance leader Lynette Mudewe and three pro-democracy youths.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Residents of Seychelles’ La Digue Island Can Soon Buy Shares in Prized L’union Estate

[Seychelles News Agency] Inhabitants of La Digue, Seychelles third-most populated island, will soon be eligible to buy shares in the island’s most prized and valued landmark — L’Union Estate.

[Seychelles News Agency] Inhabitants of La Digue, Seychelles third-most populated island, will soon be eligible to buy shares in the island's most prized and valued landmark -- L'Union Estate.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

3,000 People a Day Fleeing in Cholera-Stricken Somalia As Famine Looms

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Nairobi -“These are clear hallmarks of a catastrophe in the making … Now is our last chance to avert a famine” – NRC Somalia country director Victor Moses

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Nairobi -"These are clear hallmarks of a catastrophe in the making ... Now is our last chance to avert a famine" - NRC Somalia country director Victor Moses

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Senate Suspends Former Leader Ali Ndume

[Premium Times] The Senate has suspended Ali Ndume, its former leader, who had asked for investigation of allegations of importing a bullet proof range rover with fake documents involving Senate President Bukola Saraki and that of perjury involving Din…

[Premium Times] The Senate has suspended Ali Ndume, its former leader, who had asked for investigation of allegations of importing a bullet proof range rover with fake documents involving Senate President Bukola Saraki and that of perjury involving Dino Melaye.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Goats Now Dominant Animals in National Children’s Park and Zoo

[Daily Trust] When former President Olusegun Obasanjo commissioned the National Children’s Park and Zoo, Abuja, in 2001, he wrote on the plaque: “May this park be to the benefit of the children of the nation.”

[Daily Trust] When former President Olusegun Obasanjo commissioned the National Children's Park and Zoo, Abuja, in 2001, he wrote on the plaque: "May this park be to the benefit of the children of the nation."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria