More to Drop Out As Ministry Scraps Students’ Financial Aid

[New Zimbabwe] The ministry of primary and secondary schools has scrapped Basic Education Assistance Module (BEAM) to schools in the low and medium density areas with effect from next term, a move which is likely to force more children out of schools.

[New Zimbabwe] The ministry of primary and secondary schools has scrapped Basic Education Assistance Module (BEAM) to schools in the low and medium density areas with effect from next term, a move which is likely to force more children out of schools.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

NCC Urges Subscribers to Take Advantage of 2442 Code

[This Day] As part of efforts to educate telecommunications consumers on their rights to quality telecoms services, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) said subscribers could stop unsolicited text messages if they send “STOP” to “2442”.

[This Day] As part of efforts to educate telecommunications consumers on their rights to quality telecoms services, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) said subscribers could stop unsolicited text messages if they send "STOP" to "2442".

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Rack Centre Makes Final List in UK Data Centre Awards

[This Day] Rack Centre, Africa’s premium data centre operator has made the final list in two categories in the internationally acclaimed Data Centre Solutions (DCS) awards in the UK.

[This Day] Rack Centre, Africa's premium data centre operator has made the final list in two categories in the internationally acclaimed Data Centre Solutions (DCS) awards in the UK.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NBA Heading for Crisis, As Mahmoud Asks National, Branch Officers to Stay On

[Vanguard] With the sack of the national executive of Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, by the March 30, 2017 judgment of Justice John Tsoho of a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, which voided the the body’s 2015 constitution, it may yet be in for anot…

[Vanguard] With the sack of the national executive of Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, by the March 30, 2017 judgment of Justice John Tsoho of a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, which voided the the body's 2015 constitution, it may yet be in for another crisis.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lawyer Asks Bank to Block NBA Accounts

[Daily Trust] A lawyer, Supo Ojo has written Access Bank managers to suspend transactions on accounts of the Nigerian Bar Association pending the constitution of a caretaker committee of the body.

[Daily Trust] A lawyer, Supo Ojo has written Access Bank managers to suspend transactions on accounts of the Nigerian Bar Association pending the constitution of a caretaker committee of the body.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Celebrating Women’s Creativity With Standing Out

[Vanguard] The Wheatbaker Boutique Hotel was a beehive of activities when it hosted a private Collectors’ Preview of The Art of Nigerian Women Book as well as the opening of Standing Out II, an art exhibition featuring stunning works by ten female arti…

[Vanguard] The Wheatbaker Boutique Hotel was a beehive of activities when it hosted a private Collectors' Preview of The Art of Nigerian Women Book as well as the opening of Standing Out II, an art exhibition featuring stunning works by ten female artists of Nigerian descent.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NCAA to Sanction Airlines for Failure to Automate Payment System

[This Day] As the final deadline given to airlines to automate their payment system for the remittances of the statutory 5 percent ticket sales/cargo sales charge ends, the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has vowed to sanction airlines that di…

[This Day] As the final deadline given to airlines to automate their payment system for the remittances of the statutory 5 percent ticket sales/cargo sales charge ends, the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has vowed to sanction airlines that did not meet the deadline.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

American Investor Earmarks $200 Million for Nigeria’s 1st Modular Refinery

[Vanguard] The Federal Government’s plan to establish modular refineries in the oil producing areas has received a boost with a leading United States modular refinery investor, Missouri American Energy, Moham, setting aside $200 million for the take-of…

[Vanguard] The Federal Government's plan to establish modular refineries in the oil producing areas has received a boost with a leading United States modular refinery investor, Missouri American Energy, Moham, setting aside $200 million for the take-off of Nigeria's first modular refinery with 20,000 barrels per day production capacity in Gbaramatu Kingdom, Warri South-West Local Government Area, Delta State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Evictees Report Grace Mugabe to Botswana, South African Embassies

[New Zimbabwe] “We cannot fight the First Family with all the resources at their disposal. They are using armed police and there is nothing much we can do but just to approach the courts and the regional bodies to which the country is a member,” said D…

[New Zimbabwe] "We cannot fight the First Family with all the resources at their disposal. They are using armed police and there is nothing much we can do but just to approach the courts and the regional bodies to which the country is a member," said Dube.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana