Non-Release of Amnesty Funds Threatening Gains Recorded in N’Delta, Senate Warns

[This Day] Abuja -The Senate thursday said the non-release of funds to the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP) is threatening to erode the gains recorded by restoration of peace to the Niger Delta region, and may cause a resurgence of militant activit…

[This Day] Abuja -The Senate thursday said the non-release of funds to the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP) is threatening to erode the gains recorded by restoration of peace to the Niger Delta region, and may cause a resurgence of militant activities.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

CBN, NDIC Warn Against Ponzi Schemes

[This Day] Enugu -The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) thursday in Enugu warned Nigerians against patronising various ponzi schemes and other forms of digital and block-chain currencies currently in vogue in the country. The agencies insist…

[This Day] Enugu -The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) thursday in Enugu warned Nigerians against patronising various ponzi schemes and other forms of digital and block-chain currencies currently in vogue in the country. The agencies insisted that the schemes were neither authorised by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) nor insured by the NDIC.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

What’s in a Name? . . .Zimbabwean Suspect in South African Airport Heist Has 14

[The Herald] A Zimbabwean man believed to have been part of a gang linked to the recent OR Tambo International Airport multi-million rand heist has 14 different names, South African Police have revealed. According to media reports, the Kempton Park Mag…

[The Herald] A Zimbabwean man believed to have been part of a gang linked to the recent OR Tambo International Airport multi-million rand heist has 14 different names, South African Police have revealed. According to media reports, the Kempton Park Magistrate's Court yesterday heard that Prince Raphael Dube' the man who told the court that he earned 400 000 rand per month' has 14 different names' according to police records.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Obasanjo’s Ex-Wife Alleges Threat to Life Over Son’s Wedding

[This Day] Following a suit instituted by Mrs. Taiwo Obasanjo, ex-wife of former President Olusegun Obasanjo, to stop her son’s wedding, she has alleged that certain persons have been detailed to assassinate her.

[This Day] Following a suit instituted by Mrs. Taiwo Obasanjo, ex-wife of former President Olusegun Obasanjo, to stop her son's wedding, she has alleged that certain persons have been detailed to assassinate her.

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Yet-to-Be Fulfilled Election Promises Stoking Tension in Nigeria, IMF Warns

[This Day] The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has cautioned that the perception of policy ineffectiveness and yet-to-be fulfilled election promises are stoking social tensions in Nigeria. This according to the fund could complicate policy implementa…

[This Day] The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has cautioned that the perception of policy ineffectiveness and yet-to-be fulfilled election promises are stoking social tensions in Nigeria. This according to the fund could complicate policy implementation.

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Eagles Continue Impressive Show in FIFA Ranking

[This Day] Super Eagles continued their impressive ratings under Gernot Rohr’s watch as Nigeria stepped up one place from 41st to 40th spot in the latest FIFA Rankings released thursday.

[This Day] Super Eagles continued their impressive ratings under Gernot Rohr's watch as Nigeria stepped up one place from 41st to 40th spot in the latest FIFA Rankings released thursday.

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New Chief Justice Malaba Sworn in

[The Herald] Zimbabwe has a very strong Judiciary and respects the rule of law and the wishes of the people, newly-installed Chief Justice Luke Malaba said soon after being sworn-in by President Mugabe at State House in Harare yesterday. Speaking to jo…

[The Herald] Zimbabwe has a very strong Judiciary and respects the rule of law and the wishes of the people, newly-installed Chief Justice Luke Malaba said soon after being sworn-in by President Mugabe at State House in Harare yesterday. Speaking to journalists after the ceremony, the new Chief Justice said his task was to uphold the law according to the Constitution. He becomes the third black Zimbabwean to hold the post since the country attained independence in 1980.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

15.2 Million Passengers Travelled Through Nigerian Airports in 2016

[This Day] Abuja -Latest figures released by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) have indicated that no fewer than 15,232, 597 air travellers went through Nigeria’s airports in 2016.

[This Day] Abuja -Latest figures released by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) have indicated that no fewer than 15,232, 597 air travellers went through Nigeria's airports in 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria