Shekarau, Goje and the Police

[Daily Trust] Shortly after the raid on his house by men of the Nigeria Police the chairman of the Senate Committee on Appropriation, Senator Danjuma Goje (APC, Gombe), informed his colleagues that a critical component of this year’s budget was among t…

[Daily Trust] Shortly after the raid on his house by men of the Nigeria Police the chairman of the Senate Committee on Appropriation, Senator Danjuma Goje (APC, Gombe), informed his colleagues that a critical component of this year's budget was among the documents removed from his house. Media reports on the announcement spoke of a possible delay in passing the budget by the red chamber, while some reports insinuated that the budget was missing.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ruling Party Governors ‘Move to Take Over Party Structure’

[Vanguard] Governors elected on the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, have commenced moves to take over the leadership of the ruling party on the claim that they cannot depend on President Muhammadu Buhari for re-election or to pos…

[Vanguard] Governors elected on the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, have commenced moves to take over the leadership of the ruling party on the claim that they cannot depend on President Muhammadu Buhari for re-election or to position loyal successors in the 2019 round of elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Country to Host 7th Sustainable Livestock Dev’t Conference

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopia will host the 7th International Multistakeholders for Sustainable Livestock Development Conference due to be held from 8 – 12 May, 2017, the Ministry of Livestock and Fisheries disclosed.

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopia will host the 7th International Multistakeholders for Sustainable Livestock Development Conference due to be held from 8 - 12 May, 2017, the Ministry of Livestock and Fisheries disclosed.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Govt Threatens to Sack Striking Doctors

[This Day] The Kogi State government on Friday threatened to sack any staff under the state health sector and adopt the policy of ‘no work no pay’ if they fail to resume work.

[This Day] The Kogi State government on Friday threatened to sack any staff under the state health sector and adopt the policy of 'no work no pay' if they fail to resume work.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

University Moves to Sack 460

[This Day] Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike (MOUAU), Abia State now hangs in the balance as the management of the institution has set in motion the process of sacking them on the ground that the last administration employed them withou…

[This Day] Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike (MOUAU), Abia State now hangs in the balance as the management of the institution has set in motion the process of sacking them on the ground that the last administration employed them without following due process.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Woman Sentenced After Biting Love Rival’s Sexual Organs

[News24Wire] A Zimbabwean woman has reportedly been sentenced to 105 hours of community service after she bit off a chunk of flesh from the sexual organ of her husband’s girlfriend.

[News24Wire] A Zimbabwean woman has reportedly been sentenced to 105 hours of community service after she bit off a chunk of flesh from the sexual organ of her husband's girlfriend.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa