Speaker Questions Deployment of Military in ‘Over 28 States’

[Premium Times] The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has described as “worrisome”, the deployment of Nigerian soldiers to more than 28 states of the federation in peace time, saying Nigeria is effectively in a permanent state of …

[Premium Times] The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has described as "worrisome", the deployment of Nigerian soldiers to more than 28 states of the federation in peace time, saying Nigeria is effectively in a permanent state of emergency.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Igbo Leaders Meet, Back a United Nigeria, Restructuring

[This Day] Igbo leaders from the South-east zone, including its governors, National Assembly members and leadership of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, rose from a closed-door meeting early yesterday in Enugu, restating the zone’s commitment to a united Nigeria.

[This Day] Igbo leaders from the South-east zone, including its governors, National Assembly members and leadership of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, rose from a closed-door meeting early yesterday in Enugu, restating the zone's commitment to a united Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Country Making Big Money From Cement Exports

[Addis Fortune] Ethiopia has earned 14.16 million dollars from cement exports to neighbouring countries Kenya, Somalia and Djibouti in the past 11 months, according to the Chemical & Construction Inputs Industry Development Institute (CCIIDI).

[Addis Fortune] Ethiopia has earned 14.16 million dollars from cement exports to neighbouring countries Kenya, Somalia and Djibouti in the past 11 months, according to the Chemical & Construction Inputs Industry Development Institute (CCIIDI).

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

South East Leaders Reiterate Commitment to United Nigeria

[Vanguard] South East leaders have reiterated their commitment to a united Nigeria where peace, fairness and equality of opportunities are paramount to citizens irrespective of ethnicity or political affiliation.

[Vanguard] South East leaders have reiterated their commitment to a united Nigeria where peace, fairness and equality of opportunities are paramount to citizens irrespective of ethnicity or political affiliation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Two More Farm Service Centres Under Way

[Addis Fortune] The Cultivating New Frontiers in Agriculture (CNFA) organisation and Ethiopia’s Green Innovation Centre (GIC) have signed an agreement with two Ethiopian entrepreneurs on June 28, 2017, for the establishment of Farm Service Centres (FSC…

[Addis Fortune] The Cultivating New Frontiers in Agriculture (CNFA) organisation and Ethiopia's Green Innovation Centre (GIC) have signed an agreement with two Ethiopian entrepreneurs on June 28, 2017, for the establishment of Farm Service Centres (FSCs) in Arsi Zone, Oromia Regional State, at a cost of 60,000 euros.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Media Urged to Embrace Data Journalism

[New Times] The media has been encouraged to embrace data journalism to be able to enhance their reporting particularly on issues like budgets and financial reports.

[New Times] The media has been encouraged to embrace data journalism to be able to enhance their reporting particularly on issues like budgets and financial reports.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

TanzanianTycoon Awadh Single Biggest Loser in Gas Spat

[Nation] Tanzanian gas vendor Lake Gas jumped to the top of Kenya’s LPG market by the end of March but is now set to be the main loser after a ban on imports from the EAC country.

[Nation] Tanzanian gas vendor Lake Gas jumped to the top of Kenya's LPG market by the end of March but is now set to be the main loser after a ban on imports from the EAC country.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania