W/Cup Qualifiers – Govt Yet to Apply for Funds

[Vanguard] Abuja -With just a few months to the resumption of the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier between Nigeria and arch rivals, Cameroon, as well as the African Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier against South Africa, the Senate Committee on Sports has …

[Vanguard] Abuja -With just a few months to the resumption of the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier between Nigeria and arch rivals, Cameroon, as well as the African Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier against South Africa, the Senate Committee on Sports has raised alarm over what it described as the failure of the Ministry of Sports to forward its financial request for the prosecution of the matches to the office of the Minister of Finance.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Michael Joseph Appointed to Board of SA Fintech Company

[Nation] Former Safaricom #ticker:SCOM chief executive Michael Joseph has joined the board of South African financial technology firm MFS Africa as an independent non-executive director.

[Nation] Former Safaricom #ticker:SCOM chief executive Michael Joseph has joined the board of South African financial technology firm MFS Africa as an independent non-executive director.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Violence Mars ODM Primaries in Busia

[Nation] ODM nominations in Busia County started off on a violent note, with Deputy Governor Kizito Wangalwa’s vehicle being smashed, its tires deflated and the driver attacked by rowdy youth on Wednesday night.

[Nation] ODM nominations in Busia County started off on a violent note, with Deputy Governor Kizito Wangalwa's vehicle being smashed, its tires deflated and the driver attacked by rowdy youth on Wednesday night.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Buhari Must Develop Nigeria – World Bank Consultant

[Vanguard] A Consultant to the World Bank, Olu Ajakaiye, has said President Muhammadu Buhari, and subsequent governments in the country must develop Nigeria, even if it meant stealing ideas from other countries.

[Vanguard] A Consultant to the World Bank, Olu Ajakaiye, has said President Muhammadu Buhari, and subsequent governments in the country must develop Nigeria, even if it meant stealing ideas from other countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

I Am Tired of City Hall Court – Lukwago

[Monitor] Kampala -Kampala Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago has tasked the judiciary to relocate the City Hall Court from KCCA premises asserting that he is constrained by its presence.

[Monitor] Kampala -Kampala Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago has tasked the judiciary to relocate the City Hall Court from KCCA premises asserting that he is constrained by its presence.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

New Humanitarian Corridor Opens Between Khartoum and Juba

[VOA] As South Sudan reels from conflict, famine and food insecurity, neighboring Sudan, in collaboration with the World Food Program and the government of South Sudan, opened a second humanitarian corridor to help deliver food and nutrition support. T…

[VOA] As South Sudan reels from conflict, famine and food insecurity, neighboring Sudan, in collaboration with the World Food Program and the government of South Sudan, opened a second humanitarian corridor to help deliver food and nutrition support. The first convoy of 27 trucks carrying about 1,200 tons of cereal went through earlier this month.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan