No Amount of Military Intimidation Can Suppress Our Agitation, Pandef Tells Govt

[This Day] Warri -Chief Edwin Clark-led Pan Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF) yesterday said no amount of military intimidation by the federal government would suppress agitation by the people of the region for justice, equity and development.

[This Day] Warri -Chief Edwin Clark-led Pan Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF) yesterday said no amount of military intimidation by the federal government would suppress agitation by the people of the region for justice, equity and development.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

House Probes Sale of PHCN Non-Core Assets, Maintenance On Refineries

[This Day] Abuja -The House of Representatives tuesday passed a resolution mandating its Committees on Power and the Bureau of Public Procurement (BPP) to investigate allegations of fraudulent sale of non-core assets and scraps of the Power Holding Com…

[This Day] Abuja -The House of Representatives tuesday passed a resolution mandating its Committees on Power and the Bureau of Public Procurement (BPP) to investigate allegations of fraudulent sale of non-core assets and scraps of the Power Holding Company of Nigeria (PHCN) and report back in one month.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Alleges Schools Short-Changing Children in Feeding Programme

[This Day] Abuja -The federal government said it has uncovered sharp practices perfected by some school authorities in the ongoing National Homegrown School Feeding Programme.

[This Day] Abuja -The federal government said it has uncovered sharp practices perfected by some school authorities in the ongoing National Homegrown School Feeding Programme.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Buhari Receives Ecowas Chairman, Advocates Constitutional Resolution of Liberian Crisis

[This Day] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari tuesday in Abuja, called for constitutional resolution of the current political statemate in Liberia and appealed to all concerned parties to patiently await the verdict of the Supreme Court.

[This Day] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari tuesday in Abuja, called for constitutional resolution of the current political statemate in Liberia and appealed to all concerned parties to patiently await the verdict of the Supreme Court.

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Despite Terror Attack On Mubi, Group Holds Rally in Abuja to Celebrate Nigeria’s Success in Terror War

[This Day] Abuja -Despite the suicide bomb attack on a mosque in Mubi, Adamawa State in the early hours tuesday, leading to the death of over 50 persons, a group, Coalition for Peace and Stability (COPS) yesterday marched from Wuse Market to the Presid…

[This Day] Abuja -Despite the suicide bomb attack on a mosque in Mubi, Adamawa State in the early hours tuesday, leading to the death of over 50 persons, a group, Coalition for Peace and Stability (COPS) yesterday marched from Wuse Market to the Presidential Villa to celebrate President Muhammadu Buhari on the successes achieved under his watch in war against terror.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Intervention Can Speed Up Passage of PIB, Says Okowa

[This Day] Asaba -Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State has expressed worry at the delayed passage of the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) by the National Assembly but insisted that intervention by the federal government would speed up passage of the bill.

[This Day] Asaba -Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State has expressed worry at the delayed passage of the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) by the National Assembly but insisted that intervention by the federal government would speed up passage of the bill.

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Govt Revises MTEF, Fiscal Deficit Now N2.05tn

[This Day] Abuja -The federal government has revised the 2018-2020 Medium Term Expenditure Frame work (MTEF) with adjustments resulting in the downward review of the fiscal deficit to N2.05 trillion from almost N3 trillion.

[This Day] Abuja -The federal government has revised the 2018-2020 Medium Term Expenditure Frame work (MTEF) with adjustments resulting in the downward review of the fiscal deficit to N2.05 trillion from almost N3 trillion.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Blames Shipping Companies, Agitation in Cameroon for Illegal Arms Imports

[This Day] The federal government tuesday blamed the agitation in the Southern part of Cameroon for the increase in the import of illegal arms into the country.

[This Day] The federal government tuesday blamed the agitation in the Southern part of Cameroon for the increase in the import of illegal arms into the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

African Leaders Must Smell the Coffee – Mbete On Mugabe’s Resignation

[News24Wire] Speaker and ANC chairperson Baleka Mbete says she is relieved that Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe chose to resign, rather than face the humiliation of being impeached.

[News24Wire] Speaker and ANC chairperson Baleka Mbete says she is relieved that Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe chose to resign, rather than face the humiliation of being impeached.