NNPC – Oil Companies Cut Over 440,000 Jobs

[This Day] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has stated that the current downturn in the oil and gas industry has forced the industry to cut 440,000 jobs globally since 2014.

[This Day] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has stated that the current downturn in the oil and gas industry has forced the industry to cut 440,000 jobs globally since 2014.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

At Forum, KPMG Intensifies Call for More Cyber Security in Nigeria

[Guardian] KPMG Global Cyber Security Lead, Atul Gupta, stated this, while addressing participants during the firm’s Cyber Security conference held in Lagos at the weekend.

[Guardian] KPMG Global Cyber Security Lead, Atul Gupta, stated this, while addressing participants during the firm's Cyber Security conference held in Lagos at the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Touch Not My Anointed?

[Guardian] As men of God, and as we have seen the men of God practise in the world, they never wear the best or expensive clothes. Indeed, they abhor designer clothes. Their wives are a study in politeness and modesty.

[Guardian] As men of God, and as we have seen the men of God practise in the world, they never wear the best or expensive clothes. Indeed, they abhor designer clothes. Their wives are a study in politeness and modesty.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

National Assembly May Invoke Constitution Over President’s Health

[Guardian] Abuja and Kaduna -Some National Assembly members may attempt to call for the invocation of section 144 (1) of the 1999 Constitution aimed at ascertaining the health status of president Muhammadu Buhari.

[Guardian] Abuja and Kaduna -Some National Assembly members may attempt to call for the invocation of section 144 (1) of the 1999 Constitution aimed at ascertaining the health status of president Muhammadu Buhari.

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Buhari Begins Fresh Medical Vacation in London

[Guardian] President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday night left for London, United Kingdom (UK) to meet with his doctors. The presidency said the length of his stay in London would be determined by his medical team. He transmitted a letter to the National A…

[Guardian] President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday night left for London, United Kingdom (UK) to meet with his doctors. The presidency said the length of his stay in London would be determined by his medical team. He transmitted a letter to the National Assembly in this respect.

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Adeboye Decry Graft, Manipulation Among Politicians, Modern Churches

[Guardian] Lagos and Minna -The General Overseer (Worldwide), The Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Adejare Adeboye has hinged the challenges confronting the nation on corruption in the public sector. He said the only solution is for poli…

[Guardian] Lagos and Minna -The General Overseer (Worldwide), The Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Adejare Adeboye has hinged the challenges confronting the nation on corruption in the public sector. He said the only solution is for politicians to retrace their steps to God.

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Nulge Issues 21-Day Ultimatum Over Unpaid Salaries

[Daily Trust] The Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE),Delta State Branch has issued a 21 days ultimatum from Friday May 5th, 2017 to the state government to pay salaries owed its members for over 10 months.

[Daily Trust] The Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE),Delta State Branch has issued a 21 days ultimatum from Friday May 5th, 2017 to the state government to pay salaries owed its members for over 10 months.

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Chibok Girls – PDP Faults Prisoner Swap Deal

[Guardian] Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari (C) sitting among the 82 rescued Chibok girls during a reception ceremony at the Presidential Villa in Abuja, on May 7, 2017. PHOTO: TWITTER/BASHIR AHMAD

[Guardian] Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari (C) sitting among the 82 rescued Chibok girls during a reception ceremony at the Presidential Villa in Abuja, on May 7, 2017. PHOTO: TWITTER/BASHIR AHMAD

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Thousands Pay Respect to Pupils Killed in Accident

[Citizen] Arusha -Vice President, Samia Suluhu Hassan is leading government, party and community leaders as well as thousands of Arusha residents to pay their last respects to 33 pupils, two teachers and a driver who were killed in a grisly accident in…

[Citizen] Arusha -Vice President, Samia Suluhu Hassan is leading government, party and community leaders as well as thousands of Arusha residents to pay their last respects to 33 pupils, two teachers and a driver who were killed in a grisly accident in Karatu last Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Saturday Tragedy Bares Good, Ugly Faces of Social Media

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Saturday’s accident that killed 33 St Lucky Vincent English Medium School pupils, two teachers and a driver has exposed both; the positive and negative side of social media in the society and that apart from its usefulness in i…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Saturday's accident that killed 33 St Lucky Vincent English Medium School pupils, two teachers and a driver has exposed both; the positive and negative side of social media in the society and that apart from its usefulness in information, they could be destructive to the society.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania