Situation in NW/SW Regions – Stakeholders Assess, Sharpen Security Strategies

[Cameroon Tribune] A closed-door conclave in Buea yesterday chaired by Defence Minister was attended among others by the Governors of the two regions and top military officials.

[Cameroon Tribune] A closed-door conclave in Buea yesterday chaired by Defence Minister was attended among others by the Governors of the two regions and top military officials.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

DR Congo Unfit to Serve On Rights Body – UN

[HRW] New York -United Nations member countries should not vote for the Democratic Republic of Congo in the UN Human Rights Council election because of the government’s widespread human rights violations and lack of cooperation with UN rights mechanism…

[HRW] New York -United Nations member countries should not vote for the Democratic Republic of Congo in the UN Human Rights Council election because of the government's widespread human rights violations and lack of cooperation with UN rights mechanisms, Human Rights Watch said today. The annual election for seats on the 47-nation Human Rights Council will be held at the UN General Assembly in New York on October 16, 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

NERC Fines Ibadan DISCO N50 Million for Misuse of CBN Loan

[This Day] Abuja -For allegedly giving out a loan worth N6 billion from the N11.367 billion it received from the Nigeria Electricity Market Stabilisation Fund (NEMSF) granted by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to its core investor group, the Nigerian…

[This Day] Abuja -For allegedly giving out a loan worth N6 billion from the N11.367 billion it received from the Nigeria Electricity Market Stabilisation Fund (NEMSF) granted by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to its core investor group, the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has levied a fine of N50 million on the Ibadan electricity distribution company (Disco).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NNPC Invites Investors to Partake in Oil Search in Seven Inland Basins

[This Day] Abuja -The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) yesterday disclosed that it would invite investors to participate in its search for oil in seven inland basins of Nigeria, and was developing modalities for this.

[This Day] Abuja -The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) yesterday disclosed that it would invite investors to participate in its search for oil in seven inland basins of Nigeria, and was developing modalities for this.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NNPC – I Did Not Approve Contracts but Loans, Says Osinbajo

[This Day] Abuja and Owerri -Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo Thursday broke his silence on the notion that President Muhammadu Buhari approved the financing loans for the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) when the president was receiving trea…

[This Day] Abuja and Owerri -Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo Thursday broke his silence on the notion that President Muhammadu Buhari approved the financing loans for the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) when the president was receiving treatment in the United Kingdom and had handed over power to him as acting president, stating that he (Osinbajo) indeed gave approval to the joint venture financing loans in accordance with laid down procedure, but he did not approve contracts.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria