Nigerian Carriers Lost 60% Regional, International Passengers

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Capacity constraints have clipped the wings of Nigerian airlines on the regional and international fronts with their operations reducing by over 60 per cent from 2016 till date; checks by Daily Trust have shown.

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Capacity constraints have clipped the wings of Nigerian airlines on the regional and international fronts with their operations reducing by over 60 per cent from 2016 till date; checks by Daily Trust have shown.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Change Narratives On Migration – Ellen Urges Panel Members

[The Capitol Times] Amidst efforts to push migration issues to the top of policy agenda and engage major stakeholders and partners, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has urged members of the High Level Panel on Migration to change the narratives on migra…

[The Capitol Times] Amidst efforts to push migration issues to the top of policy agenda and engage major stakeholders and partners, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has urged members of the High Level Panel on Migration to change the narratives on migration and give it a human face by finding sustainable solution to the challenges of migrants.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Security – NSCDC Gets Forensic Unit to Tackle Pipeline Vandalism

[Daily Trust] The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has established a modern forensic unit to boost its performance in the protection of critical infrastructure and national asset across the country.

[Daily Trust] The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has established a modern forensic unit to boost its performance in the protection of critical infrastructure and national asset across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

COC ‘Violators’ Worry – As Senate Endorses Act to Set Up Office of Ombudsman Featured

[The Capitol Times] It was in March 2014 that the Legislature passed a National Code of Conduct in line with Article 90 of the 1986 Constitution, to protect public service against conflict of interest from officials holding public office. As the Nation…

[The Capitol Times] It was in March 2014 that the Legislature passed a National Code of Conduct in line with Article 90 of the 1986 Constitution, to protect public service against conflict of interest from officials holding public office. As the National Code of Conduct called for the appointment of an Ombudsman, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf issued Executive Order No. 83 in March 2017 establishing the office of the Ombudsman, while the Supreme Court voted in favor of the Code of Conduct. But since its establishment, rumors

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Postal Bodies Owe Liberia Over U.S.$52K

[The Capitol Times] Postal administrations around the world are indebted to the Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications in the amount of US$52,863.33, according to the ministry’s 2016 annual report.

[The Capitol Times] Postal administrations around the world are indebted to the Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications in the amount of US$52,863.33, according to the ministry's 2016 annual report.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Kaipay Wants Sez Bill Enacted Into Law

[The Capitol Times] Grand Bassa County Senator Jonathan Kaipay is seeking the endorsement of the plenary of the Liberian Senate for its legislative deliberation and enactment into law of an Act to establish five special economic zones in Liberia to be …

[The Capitol Times] Grand Bassa County Senator Jonathan Kaipay is seeking the endorsement of the plenary of the Liberian Senate for its legislative deliberation and enactment into law of an Act to establish five special economic zones in Liberia to be known as the "Special Economic Zone (SEZ) Act of 2017".

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Salary Deductions – Union Not Protecting Our Interest – Teachers Allege

[Daily Trust] The Benue chapter of the Academic Staff Union of Secondary Schools (ASUSS), has accused the union’s National President, Mr Samuel Omaji, of “ignoring arbitrary deductions” from their salaries.

[Daily Trust] The Benue chapter of the Academic Staff Union of Secondary Schools (ASUSS), has accused the union's National President, Mr Samuel Omaji, of "ignoring arbitrary deductions" from their salaries.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Equity Bank Loosens Its Lending Strategy

[East African] Equity bank is loosening its conservative lending strategy – introduced after the rate caps came into force last year – in a bid to protect its market share.

[East African] Equity bank is loosening its conservative lending strategy - introduced after the rate caps came into force last year - in a bid to protect its market share.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Court Orders Permanent Forfeiture of Recovered Ikoyi Funds to Govt

[Guardian] A Federal High Court, Lagos yesterday ordered the permanent forfeiture of the sums of monies recovered from Osborne Towers, Lagos to the coffers of the government.

[Guardian] A Federal High Court, Lagos yesterday ordered the permanent forfeiture of the sums of monies recovered from Osborne Towers, Lagos to the coffers of the government.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

South Sudan Yei State Warring Factions Sign Peace Deal

[East African] It was a moment of joy as two warring factions of South Sudan People’s Liberation Army (SPLA) and the SPLA- In Opposition Yei River State signed a peace accord in Kampala to end the ongoing armed conflict in Africa’s youngest nation.

[East African] It was a moment of joy as two warring factions of South Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA) and the SPLA- In Opposition Yei River State signed a peace accord in Kampala to end the ongoing armed conflict in Africa's youngest nation.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan