Trevor Noah Takes Out Ad in New York Times Hoping to Win Donald Trump’s ‘Dishonest Media’ Award

[News24Wire] Channel24 reported earlier this week that fake news king and caustic American president Donald Trump announced he is starting his own Dishonest Media Awards from the White House that he will dish out on the day after this Sunday’s upcoming…

[News24Wire] Channel24 reported earlier this week that fake news king and caustic American president Donald Trump announced he is starting his own Dishonest Media Awards from the White House that he will dish out on the day after this Sunday's upcoming Golden Globe Awards.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Soldiers Were Promised Money, Gold to Oust Mugabe – Nephew

[News24Wire] Robert Mugabe’s nephew has claimed that Zimbabwean soldiers were told they could keep any cash, gold or diamonds they found during the military takeover in November.

[News24Wire] Robert Mugabe's nephew has claimed that Zimbabwean soldiers were told they could keep any cash, gold or diamonds they found during the military takeover in November.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

PDP Sweeps All 22 LG Chairmanship Seats, All Councillorships

[Vanguard] The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP won all 22 chairmanship seats and all but one councillorship position in the Delta State local government election conducted last Saturday, the Delta State Independent Electoral Commission, DSIEC declared ye…

[Vanguard] The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP won all 22 chairmanship seats and all but one councillorship position in the Delta State local government election conducted last Saturday, the Delta State Independent Electoral Commission, DSIEC declared yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

N88bn Compensation – Govt Yet to Pay Us – Biafra War Victims

[Vanguard] Abuja -Victims of the Nigeria/Biafra civil war, yesterday, said the Federal Government had yet to pay them, more than two months after it agreed to release N88 billion for their compensation.

[Vanguard] Abuja -Victims of the Nigeria/Biafra civil war, yesterday, said the Federal Government had yet to pay them, more than two months after it agreed to release N88 billion for their compensation.

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Stop Playing Politics With 2018 Budget in the National Interest – Dele Sobowale

[Vanguard] A truth that’s told with bad intent/ beats all the lies you can invent –William Blake, 1757-1827. Agbakoba Gives NASS Seven-Day Ultimatum To Review Budget Presentation Process — News Report, January 4, 2018.

[Vanguard] A truth that's told with bad intent/ beats all the lies you can invent --William Blake, 1757-1827. Agbakoba Gives NASS Seven-Day Ultimatum To Review Budget Presentation Process -- News Report, January 4, 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

How Corruption Fuelled Allocation of Nigeria’s Oil Blocks

[Premium Times] With barely a month to the 2003 presidential election in Nigeria, Funsho Kupolokun, the Special Assistant to then President Olusegun Obasanjo hurriedly put together a bid round for three oil blocks – OPLs 223, 251, and 257.

[Premium Times] With barely a month to the 2003 presidential election in Nigeria, Funsho Kupolokun, the Special Assistant to then President Olusegun Obasanjo hurriedly put together a bid round for three oil blocks - OPLs 223, 251, and 257.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Chinamasa Reads Riot Act to Wasteful Councils

[New Zimbabwe] Finance minister Patrick Chinamasa said only local authorities which are efficiently run and properly audited are allowed to borrow from financial institutions to improve their service delivery.

[New Zimbabwe] Finance minister Patrick Chinamasa said only local authorities which are efficiently run and properly audited are allowed to borrow from financial institutions to improve their service delivery.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Oyegun – How We Will Sell APC in 2019

[This Day] Abuja -National Chairman of All Progressives Congress, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, said yesterday in Abuja that the party would deploy its achievements as selling points in the 2019 general elections. Odigie-Oyegun stated this when he hosted c…

[This Day] Abuja -National Chairman of All Progressives Congress, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, said yesterday in Abuja that the party would deploy its achievements as selling points in the 2019 general elections. Odigie-Oyegun stated this when he hosted correspondents at his residence. He also said APC was not to blame for the mix-up in the list of heads and members of boards of federal parastatals recently released by the federal government, which had names of dead persons.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Has Created 8M Blue Collar Jobs in Less Than 3 Years

[This Day] Awka -Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige, has said the president Muhammadu Buhari-led federal government created over eight million jobs in less than three years.

[This Day] Awka -Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige, has said the president Muhammadu Buhari-led federal government created over eight million jobs in less than three years.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria