Huge Debt Burden Stalls Gencos’ Expansion Projects

[This Day] Abuja -The 26 power generation companies in Nigeria’s electricity market have linked the slow pace of investments in the expansion of their generation capacities to the huge debt figures in their respective financial books.

[This Day] Abuja -The 26 power generation companies in Nigeria's electricity market have linked the slow pace of investments in the expansion of their generation capacities to the huge debt figures in their respective financial books.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Under-17 Boys Eye Build Up’s Clean Sheet

[Daily News] Optimism is apparently riding high among the national U-17 team, Serengeti Boys, players ahead of their debut campaign at the African Youth Championship finals, kicking off from May 14 to 28, 2017.

[Daily News] Optimism is apparently riding high among the national U-17 team, Serengeti Boys, players ahead of their debut campaign at the African Youth Championship finals, kicking off from May 14 to 28, 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

APC Senators Made Ekweremadu My Deputy, Says Saraki

[Vanguard] Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, yesterday, blamed his colleagues in All Progressives Congress, APC, for the emergence of Ike Ekweremadu as his deputy, despite being a member of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.

[Vanguard] Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, yesterday, blamed his colleagues in All Progressives Congress, APC, for the emergence of Ike Ekweremadu as his deputy, despite being a member of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Grass-Cutting Contract – Osinbajo Panel Grills Babachir Lawal Overnight

[Vanguard] For the second time within a week, the Presidential Investigative Panel, headed by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, last night grilled the suspended Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, David Babachir Lawal, over the controversia…

[Vanguard] For the second time within a week, the Presidential Investigative Panel, headed by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, last night grilled the suspended Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, David Babachir Lawal, over the controversial N220 million grass-cutting contract awarded last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Voters Registration – Stakeholders Urge INEC to Take Exercise to Hinterlands

[Vanguard] Stakeholders in Aba have called on the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to move the continuous voters registration exercise to the polling units to ensure effectiveness.

[Vanguard] Stakeholders in Aba have called on the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to move the continuous voters registration exercise to the polling units to ensure effectiveness.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

DSS Accuses Anti-Graft Agency of Protecting Jonathan’s Former Aide

[Vanguard] The Department of State Services, DSS, has accused an anti-graft agency of the Federal Government of collaborating with a former senior adviser to President Goodluck Jonathan to undermine the peace of the Niger Delta.

[Vanguard] The Department of State Services, DSS, has accused an anti-graft agency of the Federal Government of collaborating with a former senior adviser to President Goodluck Jonathan to undermine the peace of the Niger Delta.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tourism, Construction Drive Kenya’s Economic Growth

[East African] Kenya’s economy grew by 5.8 per cent in 2016 — the highest in five years — supported by a significant increase in tourism earnings and the ever-growing construction sector.

[East African] Kenya's economy grew by 5.8 per cent in 2016 -- the highest in five years -- supported by a significant increase in tourism earnings and the ever-growing construction sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

VVF – Expert Warns Against Delay in Seeking Medical Care

[Daily Trust] An Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gyneacology, Dr. Hajara Umar, has cautioned expectant mothers against delay in seeking medical care to avoid Vesico Vaginal Fistula (VVF).

[Daily Trust] An Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gyneacology, Dr. Hajara Umar, has cautioned expectant mothers against delay in seeking medical care to avoid Vesico Vaginal Fistula (VVF).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria