Bullet-Proof BMW – It’s Govt’s Vehicle, Not Mine – Ex-Aviation Minister

[Vanguard] Abuja -Former Minister of Aviation, Senator Stella Oduah, has said she is unaware of any probe by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on any matter allegedly concerning her.

[Vanguard] Abuja -Former Minister of Aviation, Senator Stella Oduah, has said she is unaware of any probe by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on any matter allegedly concerning her.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

We Must Stop Senators’ Bumper Pay – Prof Sagay

[Vanguard] Benin -Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, Professor Itse Sagay, has lamented the prevailing situation in which he said senators enjoy the powers to appropriate funds for themselves, draining the economy.

[Vanguard] Benin -Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, Professor Itse Sagay, has lamented the prevailing situation in which he said senators enjoy the powers to appropriate funds for themselves, draining the economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

When US Diplomats Have Little Say in America’s Policy in Sudan

[SudaNow] Part of the problem of Sudan-US bilateral relations during the past few decades is that the professional diplomats have very little say in crafting an American policy towards Sudan. It was the lobbyists, activists and NGOs who played a crucia…

[SudaNow] Part of the problem of Sudan-US bilateral relations during the past few decades is that the professional diplomats have very little say in crafting an American policy towards Sudan. It was the lobbyists, activists and NGOs who played a crucial role especially after the outbreak of the second civil war.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Metropolitan Lagos – Mega City, Mega Garbage

[Vanguard] In this instalment of the report that started on Friday and continued on Sunday, officials of the Lagos State government explained the rationale behind the introduction of a new waste collection and management policy.

[Vanguard] In this instalment of the report that started on Friday and continued on Sunday, officials of the Lagos State government explained the rationale behind the introduction of a new waste collection and management policy.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Aid to South Sudan Through Sudan Extended

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Khartoum and Juba have extended humanitarian assistance from Sudan to South Sudan for another year, the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) in Sudan reported in its latest biweekly bulletin. In South …

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Khartoum and Juba have extended humanitarian assistance from Sudan to South Sudan for another year, the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) in Sudan reported in its latest biweekly bulletin. In South Darfur, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) verified that about 1,300 people have been temporarily displaced to Kalma camp. In Jebel Marra, aid organisations are working together to respond to the needs of the people. The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) received ?3.1 mil

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

UNHCR Concerned About Incidents in White Nile Refugee Camp

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) has raised serious concerns about disturbances in the El Waral camp for South Sudanese refugees in White Nile state last week.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) has raised serious concerns about disturbances in the El Waral camp for South Sudanese refugees in White Nile state last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan