Government to Establish Eye and Dental Centres in Referral Hospitals, President Kenyatta Says

[Kenya Presidency] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta today said the government will allocate funds to establish ultra-modern Eye and Dental facilities in referral hospitals, which must be built within 12 months.

[Kenya Presidency] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta today said the government will allocate funds to establish ultra-modern Eye and Dental facilities in referral hospitals, which must be built within 12 months.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Minister Signs U.S.$4,7 Billion Deal With Renewable Power Producers

[News24Wire] Energy Minister Jeff Radebe on Wednesday signed a R56bn contract, expected to add 2 300 MW of electricity to the national grid over the next five years, with 27 independent renewable energy power producers.

[News24Wire] Energy Minister Jeff Radebe on Wednesday signed a R56bn contract, expected to add 2 300 MW of electricity to the national grid over the next five years, with 27 independent renewable energy power producers.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Non Passage of 2018 Budget Fuels MPR Retention At 14 Percent – Experts

[Vanguard] Some financial experts have attributed the retention of the Monetary Policy Ratio (MPR) at 14 per cent by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to non passage of the 2018 budget.

[Vanguard] Some financial experts have attributed the retention of the Monetary Policy Ratio (MPR) at 14 per cent by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to non passage of the 2018 budget.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Buhari Approves Release of $1bn for Procurement of Security Equipment

[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari has finally approved the release of $1bn for the purchase of Security equipment to fight Boko Haram and maintain the peace of the country , newsmen report.

[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari has finally approved the release of $1bn for the purchase of Security equipment to fight Boko Haram and maintain the peace of the country , newsmen report.

Govt to Probe Cambridge Analytica Attacks On Nigeria

[Leadership] The federal government is scrutinizing the reports of the data mining firm Cambridge Analytica, which swiped the data of more than 50 million Facebook users to sway elections in many country including Nigeria, where it waged a campaign to …

[Leadership] The federal government is scrutinizing the reports of the data mining firm Cambridge Analytica, which swiped the data of more than 50 million Facebook users to sway elections in many country including Nigeria, where it waged a campaign to perpetuate discord and hack into personal records of the then leading opposition Candidate, Muhammadu Buhari.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria Assumes Chairmanship of AU Security and Peace Council

[Leadership] Nigeria, Sunday, assumed the one month rotational Chairmanship of the African Union Peace and Security Council (AU-PSC). The Nigeria’s Permanent Representative to the AU, Ambassador Bankole Adeoye, takes over from Ambassador Zackariaou Mai…

[Leadership] Nigeria, Sunday, assumed the one month rotational Chairmanship of the African Union Peace and Security Council (AU-PSC). The Nigeria's Permanent Representative to the AU, Ambassador Bankole Adeoye, takes over from Ambassador Zackariaou Maiga, the Permanent Representative of the Republic of Niger, who held the Chairmanship for the month of March, 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

2018 HIFA Aims to Instill Confidence in People

[263Chat] Main funders of the Harare International Festival of Arts (HIFA), Old Mutual have revealed that this year’s theme dubbed ‘We Count’ was designed to give confidence to Zimbabweans following years of hardships.

[263Chat] Main funders of the Harare International Festival of Arts (HIFA), Old Mutual have revealed that this year's theme dubbed 'We Count' was designed to give confidence to Zimbabweans following years of hardships.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

‘Brain Drain, Funding Greatest Threats to Health Sector’

[This Day] Ado Ekiti -The Chief Medical Director of the Ekiti State University Teaching Hospital, Ado Ekiti, Dr Kolawole Ogundipe, has said the institution’s great challenge has been how to block the menace of high labour mobility through efficient sta…

[This Day] Ado Ekiti -The Chief Medical Director of the Ekiti State University Teaching Hospital, Ado Ekiti, Dr Kolawole Ogundipe, has said the institution's great challenge has been how to block the menace of high labour mobility through efficient staff welfare package.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria