We Need Govt, Private Sector Co-Operation for National Development, Says Saraki

[Office of Senator Bukola Saraki] Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has said that the achievements recorded by the National Assembly Business Environment Round-table (NASSBER) through which legislations that will reshape the national econom…

[Office of Senator Bukola Saraki] Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has said that the achievements recorded by the National Assembly Business Environment Round-table (NASSBER) through which legislations that will reshape the national economy have been passed were clear indications that the nation can only develop if there is co-operation between government and the private sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Osinbajo, UN, UNFPA, Others Mourn Babatunde Osotimehin

[Premium Times] Local and international organisations and public officials have paid tributes to Babatunde Osotimehin, the Executive Director of the United Nations Population Funds, UNFPA, who passed away on Monday in his home in New York.

[Premium Times] Local and international organisations and public officials have paid tributes to Babatunde Osotimehin, the Executive Director of the United Nations Population Funds, UNFPA, who passed away on Monday in his home in New York.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Rwanda Showcases Collective Fashion

[East African] Unlocking the potential of the creative industry in the region” is the title of the Collective Rw Week of Fashion, the second edition of a week-long fashion extravaganza slated for June 10.

[East African] Unlocking the potential of the creative industry in the region" is the title of the Collective Rw Week of Fashion, the second edition of a week-long fashion extravaganza slated for June 10.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Independent Candidates Protesting ‘Intimidation and Harassment’

[East African] Rwanda’s independent presidential aspirants are protesting alleged intimidation and harassment of their supporters by government agents, saying this could undermine the credibility of the August 4 polls result.

[East African] Rwanda's independent presidential aspirants are protesting alleged intimidation and harassment of their supporters by government agents, saying this could undermine the credibility of the August 4 polls result.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Ethiopian Airlines Wins African Airline of the Year

[Premium Times] Ethiopian Airlines has been named the African Airline of the year, 2016, in recognition of its continued rapid growth, increased profitability and outstanding contribution to aviation development in Africa.

[Premium Times] Ethiopian Airlines has been named the African Airline of the year, 2016, in recognition of its continued rapid growth, increased profitability and outstanding contribution to aviation development in Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Central Bank Injects U.S.$190 Million Into Forex Market

[Premium Times] Relentless to achieve convergence of rates between the interbank and Bureau de Change segments of the foreign exchange market (FOREX), the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has injected another $190 million into the market.

[Premium Times] Relentless to achieve convergence of rates between the interbank and Bureau de Change segments of the foreign exchange market (FOREX), the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has injected another $190 million into the market.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria Pleads for Death Row Nationals As Indonesia’s Top Diplomat Visits

[Premium Times] The Federal Government on Monday pleaded with the government of Indonesia to commute the death penalty passed on Nigerians in the country’s prison, to life imprisonment.

[Premium Times] The Federal Government on Monday pleaded with the government of Indonesia to commute the death penalty passed on Nigerians in the country's prison, to life imprisonment.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria