Planned 2018 Census to Cost N272 Billion – Official

[Premium Times] The Director General of the National Population Commission, Ghaji Bello, says the National Population Census will hold in 2018 if necessary logistics are provided.

[Premium Times] The Director General of the National Population Commission, Ghaji Bello, says the National Population Census will hold in 2018 if necessary logistics are provided.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Again, Militants Storm Ishawo, Allegedly Kills 5 Policemen, 2 Soldiers

[This Day] Despite the existing presence of the Joint Task Force called Operation Awatse (an Hausa word for scatter), some group of militants last night again stormed the Ishawo area of Ikorodu and unleashed mayhem.

[This Day] Despite the existing presence of the Joint Task Force called Operation Awatse (an Hausa word for scatter), some group of militants last night again stormed the Ishawo area of Ikorodu and unleashed mayhem.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Malabu Scandal – Jonathan Must Have Gotten $200 Million, Middleman Tells FBI, Others

[Premium Times] Former President Goodluck Jonathan probably received as much as $200 million to approve the controversial $1.3 billion sale of OPL 245 oil field, Italian prosecutors said in court documents.

[Premium Times] Former President Goodluck Jonathan probably received as much as $200 million to approve the controversial $1.3 billion sale of OPL 245 oil field, Italian prosecutors said in court documents.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Malawians Don’t Want a Minority President

[Nyasa Times] As the country edges closer to the next Tripartite Elections in 2019, stakeholders have, among other things, proposed amendment of the system of electing the President from the current First-Past-the-Post to the 50-plus-one system.

[Nyasa Times] As the country edges closer to the next Tripartite Elections in 2019, stakeholders have, among other things, proposed amendment of the system of electing the President from the current First-Past-the-Post to the 50-plus-one system.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Dangote Provides Employment Without Ethnic, Religious Discrimination – Buhari

[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari has hailed the entrepreneurial skills of Alhaji Aligo Dangote, saying that he provided employment without ethic and religious considerations.

[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari has hailed the entrepreneurial skills of Alhaji Aligo Dangote, saying that he provided employment without ethic and religious considerations.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria