Land Commission Head and Lawyer Kicked Out of Committee Hearing

[Nation] National Land Commission Chairman Muhammad Swazuri and his lawyer Tom Ojienda were on Wednesday evening twice kicked out of a hearing of the National Assembly’s Lands Committee after defying the group because of a court order they had obtained…

[Nation] National Land Commission Chairman Muhammad Swazuri and his lawyer Tom Ojienda were on Wednesday evening twice kicked out of a hearing of the National Assembly's Lands Committee after defying the group because of a court order they had obtained against Parliament.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

“Does Leadership Matter” in the Nigerian Health Sector?

[Nigeria Health Watch] The greatest challenges and the greatest opportunities that any unit in society has begins with its pattern of leadership. Who makes those decisions that create ripples, trickling down into the lives of the people, and in whose i…

[Nigeria Health Watch] The greatest challenges and the greatest opportunities that any unit in society has begins with its pattern of leadership. Who makes those decisions that create ripples, trickling down into the lives of the people, and in whose interest are those decisions made? Leadership occupies a pivotal role from the domestic sphere of the family to the public sphere of companies and organizations, to industries, and ultimately the nation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Osinbajo Off to Paris, to Attend Anti-Corruption Forum

[Guardian] Abuja -Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday departed the country to attend the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development, OECD’s Anti-Corruption and Integrity Forum holding in Paris tomorrow, Thursday and Friday.

[Guardian] Abuja -Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday departed the country to attend the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development, OECD's Anti-Corruption and Integrity Forum holding in Paris tomorrow, Thursday and Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Officials Detained in Probe Into Ngilari Release From Prison

[Daily Trust] Yola -The Nigerian Prison Service is probing how prison officials hurriedly released former Adamawa State governor, Bala Nggilari, who is serving five year jail term, without directive from their superiors.

[Daily Trust] Yola -The Nigerian Prison Service is probing how prison officials hurriedly released former Adamawa State governor, Bala Nggilari, who is serving five year jail term, without directive from their superiors.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Police Arrest Official Who Stole Money Allegedly Belonging to Saraki

[Premium Times] The police have arrested a former operative of the State Security Service who was dismissed from the service over his alleged robbery of a bureau de change operator.

[Premium Times] The police have arrested a former operative of the State Security Service who was dismissed from the service over his alleged robbery of a bureau de change operator.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Musicians Demand Replacement of Burundian Musicians’ Association Representative

[Iwacu] Thirty Burundian musicians from inside and outside the country addressed last week a correspondence to the Minister of Culture, Youth and Sport asking him to replace the current representative of the Burundian Musicians’ Association.They accuse…

[Iwacu] Thirty Burundian musicians from inside and outside the country addressed last week a correspondence to the Minister of Culture, Youth and Sport asking him to replace the current representative of the Burundian Musicians' Association.They accuse him of leading this association more than 13 years illegally.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi