‘U.S.$100 Million Cabotage Fund Still With CBN’

[Daily Trust] Lagos -The 100 million US dollars, about N5 billion, set aside by the Federal Government over ten years ago as the Cabotage Vessel Financing Fund (CVFF) is still domicilled with the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).

[Daily Trust] Lagos -The 100 million US dollars, about N5 billion, set aside by the Federal Government over ten years ago as the Cabotage Vessel Financing Fund (CVFF) is still domicilled with the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘I Was Paid N4000 to Cut Off Woman’s Head, Hands’

[Daily Trust] Lagos -A suspected ritualist, Taofik Adara, a.k.a Kie-Kie, arrested in Badagry on Sunday with human parts yesterday said he was paid N4000 to butcher the victim.

[Daily Trust] Lagos -A suspected ritualist, Taofik Adara, a.k.a Kie-Kie, arrested in Badagry on Sunday with human parts yesterday said he was paid N4000 to butcher the victim.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

CCT Adjourns Saraki’s Trial to April 5

[Daily Trust] The Chairman, Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT), Danladi Umar yesterday adjourned to April 5 proceedings in the trial of Senate President Bukola Saraki over allegations of false and anticipatory declaration of assets.

[Daily Trust] The Chairman, Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT), Danladi Umar yesterday adjourned to April 5 proceedings in the trial of Senate President Bukola Saraki over allegations of false and anticipatory declaration of assets.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Swazi Election Campaigning Illegal

[Swazi Media] The Elections and Boundaries Commission (EBC) in Swaziland has warned people it is illegal to campaign for the national election until they have been given permission.

[Swazi Media] The Elections and Boundaries Commission (EBC) in Swaziland has warned people it is illegal to campaign for the national election until they have been given permission.

source: AllAfrica News: Swaziland

UN Rights Body Should Launch Commission of Inquiry Into Kasai Violence

[HRW] Geneva -Large-scale human rights violations have escalated in the Democratic Republic of Congo in recent months. Government security forces have committed brutal political repression against those who opposed President Joseph Kabila’s stay in pow…

[HRW] Geneva -Large-scale human rights violations have escalated in the Democratic Republic of Congo in recent months. Government security forces have committed brutal political repression against those who opposed President Joseph Kabila's stay in power beyond the end of his constitutionally mandated two-term limit on December 19, 2016. Meanwhile, violence between government forces and local militias intensified in many parts of the country, including in the Kasai region, Tanganyika, North Kivu, Kongo Central, and in t

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Immigration Department Rejecting Bond Notes

[New Zimbabwe] THE immigration department is rejecting payments in bond notes at a time the government is threatening to prosecute retailers who are also refusing the surrogate currency or charging a premium for its use, NewZimbabwe.com has established.

[New Zimbabwe] THE immigration department is rejecting payments in bond notes at a time the government is threatening to prosecute retailers who are also refusing the surrogate currency or charging a premium for its use, NewZimbabwe.com has established.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Amcon Takeover Has Worsened Arik Airline’s Situation – Aviation Union

[Premium Times] The National Union of Air Transport Employees, NUATE, says the takeover of Arik airline by the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria, AMCON, has worsened the crisis facing the airline.

[Premium Times] The National Union of Air Transport Employees, NUATE, says the takeover of Arik airline by the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria, AMCON, has worsened the crisis facing the airline.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

National Motocross Preperations Underway

[Botswana Daily News] Francistown -Lobelo Racing Club Francistown will host the first round of the Motor Holdings Botswana Motor Sport National Motocross Championships on March 25.

[Botswana Daily News] Francistown -Lobelo Racing Club Francistown will host the first round of the Motor Holdings Botswana Motor Sport National Motocross Championships on March 25.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana