Bursary – Delta Govt Pays 8, 600 Students for 2015/2016 Session

[Leadership] Asaba -The Delta State government has clarified that over eight thousand six hundred students of Delta State origin in seventy tertiary institutions across the country have received payments from the Delta State Bursary and Scholarship Boa…

[Leadership] Asaba -The Delta State government has clarified that over eight thousand six hundred students of Delta State origin in seventy tertiary institutions across the country have received payments from the Delta State Bursary and Scholarship Board for the 2015/2016 academic session.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Bank of Mauritius Museum Valorises the Monetary History of Mauritius, Says PM

[Government of Mauritius] The Bank of Mauritius (BOM) Museum is the custodian of economic morale and of monetary history of our nation. It is testimony to what has changed in central banking over the last 50 years and provides us with a unique window o…

[Government of Mauritius] The Bank of Mauritius (BOM) Museum is the custodian of economic morale and of monetary history of our nation. It is testimony to what has changed in central banking over the last 50 years and provides us with a unique window on the country's rich commercial past as well as the evolution of our country's strategic and economic significance since the 17th century.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

CBN, Stakeholders to Tackle N2.2 Billion ePayment’s Yearly Losses

[Guardian] A high-level discussion forum, backed by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Visa Inc., Unified Payments and Global Accelerex is set to explore strategies on how the country can drastically reduce assessed N2.19 billion yearly losses to cases…

[Guardian] A high-level discussion forum, backed by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Visa Inc., Unified Payments and Global Accelerex is set to explore strategies on how the country can drastically reduce assessed N2.19 billion yearly losses to cases of electronic-fraud (e-fraud) in Nigeria.

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Disabled Pupils’ Constitutional Right to Transport Under Spotlight in Court

[Daily Maverick] Pupils with disabilities have a constitutional right to school transport and failure to provide it is discriminatory. A case will be heard in the Pietermaritzbug High Court on Tuesday that will put these rights – and government failure…

[Daily Maverick] Pupils with disabilities have a constitutional right to school transport and failure to provide it is discriminatory. A case will be heard in the Pietermaritzbug High Court on Tuesday that will put these rights - and government failures - in the spotlight. By PUSELETSO NTHATE.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

ASUU Set to Review Pact With Govt

[Guardian] Lagos -The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) is planning to hold its National Executive Council (NEC) meeting this week to review the Memorandum of Action (MoA) signed with the Federal Government before the suspension of its strike…

[Guardian] Lagos -The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) is planning to hold its National Executive Council (NEC) meeting this week to review the Memorandum of Action (MoA) signed with the Federal Government before the suspension of its strike a few months ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria Is Not an Oil Economy

[Leadership] Descriptions of Nigeria’s economy often include such phrases as ‘Africa’s largest oil producer’ and ‘the oil rich African nation’ but oil economies are typically characterised by low population densities and abundant oil resources. Saudi A…

[Leadership] Descriptions of Nigeria's economy often include such phrases as 'Africa's largest oil producer' and 'the oil rich African nation' but oil economies are typically characterised by low population densities and abundant oil resources. Saudi Arabia with 10 million barrels of oil per day and 30 million people, Kuwait with 2.7 million barrels of oil per day and 4 million people and Qatar with 1.5 million barrels of oil per day and 2.5 million people are typical of such. These economies pursued an economic model

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CPS – PenCom Warns Firms Against Infractions

[Leadership] Lagos -The National Pension Commission (PenCom ) has issued a strong warning to firms that make deductions from employees salaries under the Contributory Pensions Scheme, CPS, but failed to remit same to the employees preferred Pension Fun…

[Leadership] Lagos -The National Pension Commission (PenCom ) has issued a strong warning to firms that make deductions from employees salaries under the Contributory Pensions Scheme, CPS, but failed to remit same to the employees preferred Pension Fund Administrator, PFA, that it will apply sanctions against such firm in accordance with the Pension Act.

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Ecobank Nigeria Holds Forum, Pledges More Support for Trade

[Guardian] Ecobank Nigeria has concluded its customer forum for exporters and importers targeted at boosting trade and commerce in the country, with pledge to do more in trade financing.

[Guardian] Ecobank Nigeria has concluded its customer forum for exporters and importers targeted at boosting trade and commerce in the country, with pledge to do more in trade financing.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria