34 Firms Bid to Secure NNPC’s Downstream Assets

[Leadership] Abuja -The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has described the bid by a total of 34 firms to provide security services for its assets across the country as efforts to consolidate on steady supply and distribution of petroleum …

[Leadership] Abuja -The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has described the bid by a total of 34 firms to provide security services for its assets across the country as efforts to consolidate on steady supply and distribution of petroleum products in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

N500m Fraud – Alison-Madueke’s Knows Fate Tomorrow

[Leadership] Justice Mohammed Aikawa of the Federal High Court in Lagos will tomorrow (Wednesday) decide whether or not to compel the federal government to facilitate the return of former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs Diezani Alison-Madueke to N…

[Leadership] Justice Mohammed Aikawa of the Federal High Court in Lagos will tomorrow (Wednesday) decide whether or not to compel the federal government to facilitate the return of former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs Diezani Alison-Madueke to Nigeria from the United Kingdom.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Collapsed Lekki Gardens’ Building Has No Approval – Witness

[Leadership] Lagos -A prosecution witness in the ongoing trial of the managing director of Lekki Gardens Estate Ltd, Richard Nyong and seven others on Monday told a Lagos State High Court in Igbosere that the collapsed five storey building had no build…

[Leadership] Lagos -A prosecution witness in the ongoing trial of the managing director of Lekki Gardens Estate Ltd, Richard Nyong and seven others on Monday told a Lagos State High Court in Igbosere that the collapsed five storey building had no building approval.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria Loses $13.7bn to Herdsmen/Farmers Clashes – Abdulsalami

[Leadership] Minna -Former head of state, Gen Abdulsalami Abubakar has decried the economic effect of herdsmen and farmers clashes, saying Nigeria has lost $13.7 billion within one year.

[Leadership] Minna -Former head of state, Gen Abdulsalami Abubakar has decried the economic effect of herdsmen and farmers clashes, saying Nigeria has lost $13.7 billion within one year.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Safaricom CEO Takes Prolonged Sick Leave

[Nairobi News] Safaricom chief executive Bob Collymore has taken medical leave to receive specialised treatment for a “number of months,” the company chairman Nicholas Ng’ang’a has announced.

[Nairobi News] Safaricom chief executive Bob Collymore has taken medical leave to receive specialised treatment for a "number of months," the company chairman Nicholas Ng'ang'a has announced.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Anti-Corruption War – Will Onnoghen’s Reform Change the Narrative?

[Leadership] The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen set up Corruption and Financial Crime Cases Trial Monitoring Committee recently to ensure that the judiciary dispenses justice promptly on corruption cases. In this report, AHURAKA YUSU…

[Leadership] The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen set up Corruption and Financial Crime Cases Trial Monitoring Committee recently to ensure that the judiciary dispenses justice promptly on corruption cases. In this report, AHURAKA YUSUF ISAH examines the current efforts at reforming the nations judicial sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Atiku Abubakar Absent At APC Caucus Meeting

[Leadership] Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar was conspicuously absent at the All Progressives Congress’ caucus meeting which was presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari at the new Banquet Hall, Aso Rock, Abuja.

[Leadership] Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar was conspicuously absent at the All Progressives Congress' caucus meeting which was presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari at the new Banquet Hall, Aso Rock, Abuja.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Yadah Coach Confident

[The Herald] AFTER blowing a glorious chance to drift away from the relegation matrix following their 0-1 defeat at the hands of How Mine last Saturday, Yadah coach Thomas Ruzive remains adamant his team will survive the chop at the end of the season. …

[The Herald] AFTER blowing a glorious chance to drift away from the relegation matrix following their 0-1 defeat at the hands of How Mine last Saturday, Yadah coach Thomas Ruzive remains adamant his team will survive the chop at the end of the season. The Prophet Walter Magaya-owned team are precariously hanging on position 14th on the log with 34 points, just two above Shabanie who occupy the last relegation slot.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Opposition MP Arrested for Sedition

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Police in Temeke district have arrested ACT- Wazalendo party leader Mr Zitto Kabwe for allegedly uttering seditious words in a recent campaign rally in Kunduchi.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Police in Temeke district have arrested ACT- Wazalendo party leader Mr Zitto Kabwe for allegedly uttering seditious words in a recent campaign rally in Kunduchi.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania