Oil Workers Call for Protests Over Delay in Passage of PIB

[Vanguard] Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria, PENGASSAN and Nigerian Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, NUPENG, have urged labour unions and civil society groups to commence a sustained fight for the passage of the …

[Vanguard] Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria, PENGASSAN and Nigerian Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, NUPENG, have urged labour unions and civil society groups to commence a sustained fight for the passage of the Petroleum Industry Bill, PIB.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

I Have Never Seen Where Democracy Is Mocked Like in Nigerian – Dogara

[Vanguard] The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr. Yakubu Dogara, yesterday, took a look at the ongoing controversy between the Senate and the Comptroller General of the Nigerian Customs Service, Colonel Hameed Alii, describing the development…

[Vanguard] The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr. Yakubu Dogara, yesterday, took a look at the ongoing controversy between the Senate and the Comptroller General of the Nigerian Customs Service, Colonel Hameed Alii, describing the development as mere distractions.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Okafor’s Law Theft Saga – Legal Tussle Begins

[Vanguard] A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, yesterday, ordered advance service of court processes in a suit against Nollywood producer, Omoni Oboli, over copyright infringement on the movie “Okafor’s Law,” on other parties to the suit.

[Vanguard] A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, yesterday, ordered advance service of court processes in a suit against Nollywood producer, Omoni Oboli, over copyright infringement on the movie "Okafor's Law," on other parties to the suit.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

KZN Town’s By-Elections ‘Illegally Manipulated’ – MEC

[News24Wire] By-elections in a northern KwaZulu-Natal town appear to have been illegally manipulated, the Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs (Cogta) Department said on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] By-elections in a northern KwaZulu-Natal town appear to have been illegally manipulated, the Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs (Cogta) Department said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‎You Have Performed Well As Lagos Governor, Tinubu Tells Ambode

[Premium Times] A leader of All Progressives Congress, APC, Bola Tinubu, on Wednesday poured accolades on the Governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode, over his performance in the last 22 months, saying that the governor has made him proud.

[Premium Times] A leader of All Progressives Congress, APC, Bola Tinubu, on Wednesday poured accolades on the Governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode, over his performance in the last 22 months, saying that the governor has made him proud.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ten Cops, Eight Home Affairs Officials Arrested for Extortion

[News24Wire] Ten police officers and eight home affairs officials were arrested in the Free State on Wednesday morning for allegedly extorting money from foreigners, the South African Police Service said.

[News24Wire] Ten police officers and eight home affairs officials were arrested in the Free State on Wednesday morning for allegedly extorting money from foreigners, the South African Police Service said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

US Ambassador -UN Aiding ‘Corrupt’ Government

[VOA] U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley on Wednesday accused the world body of aiding a “corrupt” government in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

[VOA] U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley on Wednesday accused the world body of aiding a "corrupt" government in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

120 000 Workers Unpaid For 3 Years

[Financial Gazette] THE majority of employees outside the public sector are toiling for months on end without pay while their bosses are living large as the gap between the haves and have-nots continues to widen in crisis-hit Zimbabwe, the Financial Ga…

[Financial Gazette] THE majority of employees outside the public sector are toiling for months on end without pay while their bosses are living large as the gap between the haves and have-nots continues to widen in crisis-hit Zimbabwe, the Financial Gazette can exclusively report.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Twitter Head On to #SavePravin After Kathrada’s Funeral

[News24Wire] Following the burial service of the late struggle veteran Ahmed Kathrada earlier on Wednesday, the name of finance minister Pravin Gordhan has been making rounds on social media.

[News24Wire] Following the burial service of the late struggle veteran Ahmed Kathrada earlier on Wednesday, the name of finance minister Pravin Gordhan has been making rounds on social media.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa