Osinbajo Calls for Dredging of River Benue to Checkmake Floods

[This Day] Makurdi -Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said dredging of River Benue is the immediate option left to the federal government to forestall further flooding in Benue State.

[This Day] Makurdi -Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said dredging of River Benue is the immediate option left to the federal government to forestall further flooding in Benue State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Rohr Says No Panic, Eagles Will Cage Zambia

[This Day] With Zambia breathing down the neck of Nigeria after claiming a famous 1-0 away victory against Algeria in Constantine on Tuesday night to move up to seven points, Technical Adviser of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, insisted thursday that th…

[This Day] With Zambia breathing down the neck of Nigeria after claiming a famous 1-0 away victory against Algeria in Constantine on Tuesday night to move up to seven points, Technical Adviser of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, insisted thursday that there is no need for panic among football fans in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Two Deputies to Boko Haram Leader Killed – Army

[This Day] Two Boko Haram commanders and deputies to Abubakar Shekau, a factional leader of the terror group, were killed in successful military operations at Alafa in Borno on Sallah day, an official has said.

[This Day] Two Boko Haram commanders and deputies to Abubakar Shekau, a factional leader of the terror group, were killed in successful military operations at Alafa in Borno on Sallah day, an official has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Insists Resident Doctors’ Strike Flouts Agreement

[Daily Trust] The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, yesterday insisted that the strike by the National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) violated the Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) reached with the Federal Government.

[Daily Trust] The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, yesterday insisted that the strike by the National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) violated the Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) reached with the Federal Government.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

India Invests U.S.$10 Billion in Africa As Nigeria Seeks ICT Growth

[Guardian] Through the Indo-Africa trade arrangement, India has facilitated an investment worth about $10 billion to the African Continent in the last few years. According to the Chairman, Telecom Equipment and Services Export Promotion Council, Shyama…

[Guardian] Through the Indo-Africa trade arrangement, India has facilitated an investment worth about $10 billion to the African Continent in the last few years. According to the Chairman, Telecom Equipment and Services Export Promotion Council, Shyamal Ghosh, these investments have brought India closer to the Africa region.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

ExQ Appointed Astro Mobile Brand Ambassador

[263Chat] A local mobile phone company, Astro Mobile has appointed high riding Urban Grooves star, Enock Munhenga better known as ExQ as their new brand ambassador on a one year contract.

[263Chat] A local mobile phone company, Astro Mobile has appointed high riding Urban Grooves star, Enock Munhenga better known as ExQ as their new brand ambassador on a one year contract.

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Even If Buhari Runs in 2019, I Will Support Atiku, Minister Says

[Premium Times] The Minister of Women Affairs, Aisha Alhassan, has restated her position that she will support a former vice president, Atiku Abubakar, for the 2019 presidential election.

[Premium Times] The Minister of Women Affairs, Aisha Alhassan, has restated her position that she will support a former vice president, Atiku Abubakar, for the 2019 presidential election.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria