EFCC Names Beneficiaries of Alison-Madueke’s Alleged Bribe

[Guardian] A witness for the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Usman Zakari, yesterday named some of the individuals and public officials who benefited from an alleged bribe of $115 million given by former Minister of Petroleum Resources…

[Guardian] A witness for the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Usman Zakari, yesterday named some of the individuals and public officials who benefited from an alleged bribe of $115 million given by former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Global Outfits Pledge to Support Sanitation Drive

[Daily News] Organisation that support improvement of water resources and access to drinking water in the country yesterday pledged to respond positively to the call by the Health Minister, to join the National Sanitation Campaign.

[Daily News] Organisation that support improvement of water resources and access to drinking water in the country yesterday pledged to respond positively to the call by the Health Minister, to join the National Sanitation Campaign.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Minister Jooste Wants Qualified State Companies’ Boards

[Namibian] Poorly qualified and inexperienced boards further inflame conflicts and management disputes at state companies, public enterprises minister Leon Jooste said yesterday at the third annual general meeting of the Chief Executive Officers Forum …

[Namibian] Poorly qualified and inexperienced boards further inflame conflicts and management disputes at state companies, public enterprises minister Leon Jooste said yesterday at the third annual general meeting of the Chief Executive Officers Forum held in Windhoek.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Bengo Governor Inaugurates Banana Fair

[ANGOP] Caxito -The sixth edition of the Banana Fair (FEIBA) was inaugurated on Thursday in Caxito by the provincial governor of Bengo, João Bernardo de Miranda, under the promotion of the national agricultural production and diversifying the economy.

[ANGOP] Caxito -The sixth edition of the Banana Fair (FEIBA) was inaugurated on Thursday in Caxito by the provincial governor of Bengo, João Bernardo de Miranda, under the promotion of the national agricultural production and diversifying the economy.

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Averting Land Conflict and Safeguarding Kazura Forest Reserve

[Daily Trust] In the recent past, Jigawa state has been in the news over tension arising out of the allocation of land for entrepreneurs investing in sugar cane production with all the attendant resistance by a segment of local communities that see the…

[Daily Trust] In the recent past, Jigawa state has been in the news over tension arising out of the allocation of land for entrepreneurs investing in sugar cane production with all the attendant resistance by a segment of local communities that see the development as an attempt to appropriate their ancestral lands to promote the commercial interest of foreign investors. Some communities of Garki, Sule Tankarkar and Taura Local Government Areas have been mentioned in the May, 16th edition of the Daily Trust newspaper whe

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Itse Sagay, Take It Easy

[Daily Trust] Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC) Professor Itse Sagay, SAN, was widely quoted by the newspapers as having declared on Wednesday that the judiciary is not on board in the fight against corruption. …

[Daily Trust] Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC) Professor Itse Sagay, SAN, was widely quoted by the newspapers as having declared on Wednesday that the judiciary is not on board in the fight against corruption. He spoke in Abuja at a conference on promoting international co-operation in combating illicit financial flows and enhancing assets recovery in Abuja. This was the third time since April that Sagay made hostile comments against a major branch of the Federal Government with

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BPE to Determine Listing of DISCOs’ Shares On NSE – Association

[Daily Trust] The Association of Nigerian Electricity Distributors (ANED) says listing shares of Electricity Distribution Companies (DisCos) on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NES) will be determined by the Bureau of Pubic Enterprises (BPE).

[Daily Trust] The Association of Nigerian Electricity Distributors (ANED) says listing shares of Electricity Distribution Companies (DisCos) on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NES) will be determined by the Bureau of Pubic Enterprises (BPE).

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Proliferation of Firearms – Police Issue Ultimatum

[Daily Trust] Lafia -The Nasarawa State Police Command has issued a 30 days ultimatum to persons in possession of illegal firearms to surrender them or risk arrest and prosecution.

[Daily Trust] Lafia -The Nasarawa State Police Command has issued a 30 days ultimatum to persons in possession of illegal firearms to surrender them or risk arrest and prosecution.

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