Shell Plant to Deliver 624MW to National Grid

[This Day] Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC) has said its Afam VI power plant will deliver 624mw electricity into the national grid barring any restrictions from the regulator of the power market.

[This Day] Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC) has said its Afam VI power plant will deliver 624mw electricity into the national grid barring any restrictions from the regulator of the power market.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Governors Meet to Decide On Minimum Wage, Stamp Duty

[This Day] Abuja -The governors of the 36 states of the federation and their state Attorneys General and Commissioner for Justice met last night in Abuja to agree on the way forward on the implementation of the proposed new minimum wage and stamp duty.

[This Day] Abuja -The governors of the 36 states of the federation and their state Attorneys General and Commissioner for Justice met last night in Abuja to agree on the way forward on the implementation of the proposed new minimum wage and stamp duty.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Soyinka Craves Action Against Killer Herdsmen

[Guardian] Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, has reacted to President Muhammadu Buhari complaint that ‘it is unjust for the public to accuse him of being silent on the killer herdsmen’.

[Guardian] Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, has reacted to President Muhammadu Buhari complaint that 'it is unjust for the public to accuse him of being silent on the killer herdsmen'.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Agreement to Fight Child Labour in Tobacco Growing

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican government will benefit, over the next three years, from grants of 1.2 million US dollars to strengthen the fight against the worst forms of child labour, particular in the areas where tobacco is grown.

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican government will benefit, over the next three years, from grants of 1.2 million US dollars to strengthen the fight against the worst forms of child labour, particular in the areas where tobacco is grown.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Nyusi Calls for Further Efforts Against Child Marriage

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Wednesday challenged citizens to become actively involved in the fight against child marriages, teenage pregnancies and gender-based violence.

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Wednesday challenged citizens to become actively involved in the fight against child marriages, teenage pregnancies and gender-based violence.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Price of Petrol Rises, That of Cooking Gas Falls

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican government on Wednesday announced an increase in the price of petrol, but a decline in the price of butane cooking gas, taking effect as from Thursday.

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican government on Wednesday announced an increase in the price of petrol, but a decline in the price of butane cooking gas, taking effect as from Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Two More Villages Attacked in Cabo Delgado

[AIM] Maputo -Terrorist groups, believed to be members of the Islamic fundamentalist organisation known locally as “Al Shabaab”, have attacked two more villages in the northern Mozambican province of Cabo Delgado, reports Wednesday’s issue of the indep…

[AIM] Maputo -Terrorist groups, believed to be members of the Islamic fundamentalist organisation known locally as "Al Shabaab", have attacked two more villages in the northern Mozambican province of Cabo Delgado, reports Wednesday's issue of the independent newssheet "Mediafax".

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Buhari Forced to Sign 2018 Budget – Presidential Aide

[Premium Times] Kawu Samaila, a former member of the House of Representatives, is the Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on National Assembly matters (House of Representatives). In this interview with PREMIUM TIMES, he talks about the 2018…

[Premium Times] Kawu Samaila, a former member of the House of Representatives, is the Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on National Assembly matters (House of Representatives). In this interview with PREMIUM TIMES, he talks about the 2018 appropriation bill recently signed into law by the president. He also discussed the legislature/executive friction and politics in Kano State, where he hails from.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Agriculture Sector Boosts Economic Growth

[Botswana Daily News] Letlhakane -First National Bank Botswana regional agricultural manager, Ms Mmatsotsi Molefe says the agricultural sector continues to play an important role in growth of Botswana’s economy through food security and employment.

[Botswana Daily News] Letlhakane -First National Bank Botswana regional agricultural manager, Ms Mmatsotsi Molefe says the agricultural sector continues to play an important role in growth of Botswana's economy through food security and employment.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana