Naija Bet Reacts to Betting Odd On Buhari’s Return

[Guardian] A Nigerian sports betting firm has dismissed claims that it disrespected the country’s ailing president, Muhammadu Buhari, who is currently in London undergoing treatment for an undisclosed ailment.

[Guardian] A Nigerian sports betting firm has dismissed claims that it disrespected the country's ailing president, Muhammadu Buhari, who is currently in London undergoing treatment for an undisclosed ailment.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria Signs Oil Financing Deals With Shell, Chevron

[Guardian] Nigeria has signed financing deals with oil majors Shell and Chevron to develop projects that would boost reserves and revenue, the state-run oil firm said on Thursday.

[Guardian] Nigeria has signed financing deals with oil majors Shell and Chevron to develop projects that would boost reserves and revenue, the state-run oil firm said on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Reprieve for Special Permit Holders in South Africa

[New Zimbabwe] The South African cabinet on Thursday agreed to the re-application process for Zimbabwe Special Permits (ZSP) bringing relief to thousands of permit holders whose future in the neighbouring country had become uncertain.

[New Zimbabwe] The South African cabinet on Thursday agreed to the re-application process for Zimbabwe Special Permits (ZSP) bringing relief to thousands of permit holders whose future in the neighbouring country had become uncertain.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Artists to Reap Big From Copyright Act Amendment

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The minister for Information, Culture, Arts and Sports Dr Harrison Mwakyembe has promised to form a team, which will work on the amendment of the Copyright Act, before the end of the month.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The minister for Information, Culture, Arts and Sports Dr Harrison Mwakyembe has promised to form a team, which will work on the amendment of the Copyright Act, before the end of the month.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

NNPC, IOCs Sign Alternative Financing Agreements for Two Oil Projects

[This Day] Abuja -The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has disclosed that it has signed two different alternative financing agreements on Joint Venture (JV) oil and gas projects with two International Oil Companies (IOCs), which could boo…

[This Day] Abuja -The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has disclosed that it has signed two different alternative financing agreements on Joint Venture (JV) oil and gas projects with two International Oil Companies (IOCs), which could boost Nigeria's reserves and production as well as generate incremental revenue worth $16 billion to the federal government.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

8 in 10 Doctors Eyeing Jobs Abroad

[Daily Trust] At least eight out of every 10 doctors currently working in Nigeria are “personally considering work opportunities abroad,” a new survey released in Abuja on Thursday has found.

[Daily Trust] At least eight out of every 10 doctors currently working in Nigeria are "personally considering work opportunities abroad," a new survey released in Abuja on Thursday has found.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Military Reacts to U.S. Report On Boko Haram War

[Premium Times] The Defence Headquarters has accused a section of the media of misinterpreting the “Country Reports on Terrorism 2016” recently released by the US Department of State.

[Premium Times] The Defence Headquarters has accused a section of the media of misinterpreting the "Country Reports on Terrorism 2016" recently released by the US Department of State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria