‘Searching’ Is Different From Other Movies – Producer

[Leadership] Abuja -Recently, ‘Searching’, a new movie, premiered at the Odeon Cinema, United Kingdom which centres on the evils of early-child marriage and child sexual abuse, was also taken to villages and remote communities to create awareness. The …

[Leadership] Abuja -Recently, 'Searching', a new movie, premiered at the Odeon Cinema, United Kingdom which centres on the evils of early-child marriage and child sexual abuse, was also taken to villages and remote communities to create awareness. The movie has drawn positive responses from all those who have reviewed or watched it.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

APC, PDP in War of Words Over Apology, Looted Funds

[Leadership] The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday traded accusations against each other over the apology tendered by the opposition party, with each party accusing the other of looting public funds.

[Leadership] The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday traded accusations against each other over the apology tendered by the opposition party, with each party accusing the other of looting public funds.

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Advise Govt to Respect Courts, Opposition Tells AG Kihara

[Capital FM] Nairobi -“Advise the government to obey court orders,” was the rallying call from Opposition MPs made to incoming Attorney General Paul Kihara after the National Assembly unanimously approved his nomination.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -"Advise the government to obey court orders," was the rallying call from Opposition MPs made to incoming Attorney General Paul Kihara after the National Assembly unanimously approved his nomination.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Matiangi, Security Chiefs Summoned to Court Over Miguna

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiangi, Immigration Principal Secretary Gordon Kihalangwa, and National Police Service Inspector General Joseph Boinnet have been ordered to appear before the High Court at 2:30pm over the detenti…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiangi, Immigration Principal Secretary Gordon Kihalangwa, and National Police Service Inspector General Joseph Boinnet have been ordered to appear before the High Court at 2:30pm over the detention of Opposition activist Miguna Miguna at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport.

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Boko Haram – UN Allocates N4bn for Life-Saving Aid in Northeast

[Guardian] The UN says it has allocated 11 million dollars (about N4 billion) to help 60,000 internally displaced people in Borno and other humanitarian operations in North-east Nigeria.

[Guardian] The UN says it has allocated 11 million dollars (about N4 billion) to help 60,000 internally displaced people in Borno and other humanitarian operations in North-east Nigeria.

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See Hilarious Reactions of Google’s Naira to Dollar Drop

[Guardian] Nigerians could not believe their luck yesterday when Google’s amount from Dollar to Naira magically dropped from N360 to N182 for a period of two to three hours. At the discovery, some Nigerians ignored credible sites such as AbokiFX and we…

[Guardian] Nigerians could not believe their luck yesterday when Google's amount from Dollar to Naira magically dropped from N360 to N182 for a period of two to three hours. At the discovery, some Nigerians ignored credible sites such as AbokiFX and were ecstatic.

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How South Africa Can Align Its Development Plan With the SDGs

[The Conversation Africa] Creating coherent national policies is a challenge for most countries. And now the adoption of the UN’s 2030 Agenda and its sustainable development goals (SDGs) has presented governments with an additional challenge: aligning …

[The Conversation Africa] Creating coherent national policies is a challenge for most countries. And now the adoption of the UN's 2030 Agenda and its sustainable development goals (SDGs) has presented governments with an additional challenge: aligning national policies with expansive global development goals.

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Emergency FAAC Meeting Ends Without Resolving Crisis

[Premium Times] The emergency Federation Accounts Allocation Committee (FAAC) convened by the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, ended on Wednesday without resolving the crisis that derailed last Tuesday’s schedule.

[Premium Times] The emergency Federation Accounts Allocation Committee (FAAC) convened by the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, ended on Wednesday without resolving the crisis that derailed last Tuesday's schedule.

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