Benue Govt to Pay for Information About Wanted Criminal

[Daily Trust] Benue Government has increased the ransom it pledged to give anyone with useful information that could lead to the arrest of Mr Terwase Akwaza, alias Ghana, from N10 million to N50 million.

[Daily Trust] Benue Government has increased the ransom it pledged to give anyone with useful information that could lead to the arrest of Mr Terwase Akwaza, alias Ghana, from N10 million to N50 million.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Word Has It… Safi Cancels Plan to Join Politics

[New Times] Many musicians around the world have quit music in favour of politics. We have seen musicians in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda joining politics. And in Rwanda, this happened last year when R&B singer Safi Madiba announced that he was planning to run for Member of Parliament.

[New Times] Many musicians around the world have quit music in favour of politics. We have seen musicians in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda joining politics. And in Rwanda, this happened last year when R&B singer Safi Madiba announced that he was planning to run for Member of Parliament.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Kadenge to Visit Old Trafford on Saturday

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Harambee Stars legend Joe Kadenge will achieve his life-long dream of watching his favourite team Manchester United play when he travels to the United Kingdom on Friday for Man U’s match against Huddersfield Town at Old Trafford o…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Harambee Stars legend Joe Kadenge will achieve his life-long dream of watching his favourite team Manchester United play when he travels to the United Kingdom on Friday for Man U's match against Huddersfield Town at Old Trafford on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Rwandans in Kenya Observe Heroes’ Day

[New Times] Rwandans in Kenya thronged their embassy in Nairobi yesterday to join their compatriots back home and elsewhere in the world to celebrate the National Heroes Day.

[New Times] Rwandans in Kenya thronged their embassy in Nairobi yesterday to join their compatriots back home and elsewhere in the world to celebrate the National Heroes Day.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Archaeologists Begin Scans for Secret Chamber in Tutankhamun’s Tomb

[Deutsche Welle] In 2015 a British Egyptologist said he found evidence of a hidden chamber behind King Tutankhamun’s lavish tomb. Archaeologists have now started what they hope are decisive scans.

[Deutsche Welle] In 2015 a British Egyptologist said he found evidence of a hidden chamber behind King Tutankhamun's lavish tomb. Archaeologists have now started what they hope are decisive scans.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

It’s Vital to Inculcate a Corporate Culture of PEs Autonomy

[The Point] As government plans to introduce a public enterprise sector reform programme, to engender -improved corporate governance, operational efficiency, performance, as well as pay dividends to government, it’s to inculcate a corporate culture of …

[The Point] As government plans to introduce a public enterprise sector reform programme, to engender -improved corporate governance, operational efficiency, performance, as well as pay dividends to government, it's to inculcate a corporate culture of PEs autonomy, to the extent that Boards and Management the latter in particular, are empowered to govern the affairs of state enterprises without undue, or other political interference, from government.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

‘Persistent Youth Unemployment Carries High Economic Costs’

[The Point] The president of The Gambia Chamber of Commerce and Industry has acknowledged that persistent youth unemployment and underemployment carries very high economic costs and threatens the very fabric upon which the society is built.

[The Point] The president of The Gambia Chamber of Commerce and Industry has acknowledged that persistent youth unemployment and underemployment carries very high economic costs and threatens the very fabric upon which the society is built.

Finance Ministry Holds Dissemination Workshop On 2017 Annual Report On Petroleum Funds

[Ghana Govt.] Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, has pledged the commitment of Government to ensuring the transparent and judicious use of petroleum revenues to create opportunities for all Ghanaians and improve their well-being.

[Ghana Govt.] Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, has pledged the commitment of Government to ensuring the transparent and judicious use of petroleum revenues to create opportunities for all Ghanaians and improve their well-being.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Shrewd Lebanese Businessman – Key Contributor to Election Victory, Enjoys Near Monopoly On Rice

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -During his recent inaugural address, President George Weah went to great lengths to pledge that under his watch, he will do all within his powers to ensure that Liberian businesses are not marginalized.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -During his recent inaugural address, President George Weah went to great lengths to pledge that under his watch, he will do all within his powers to ensure that Liberian businesses are not marginalized.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Mass Arrest, Intimidation At Salala Rubber Corporation Following Series of Murders

[FrontPageAfrica] Margibi County -An independent investigation has gathered that officers of the Emergency Response Unit (ERU) of the Liberia National Police backed by some security guards at Salala Rubber Corporation (SRC) have allegedly raided severa…

[FrontPageAfrica] Margibi County -An independent investigation has gathered that officers of the Emergency Response Unit (ERU) of the Liberia National Police backed by some security guards at Salala Rubber Corporation (SRC) have allegedly raided several towns and villages near SRC, arresting and detaining many persons.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia