We Didn’t Receive a Dime From Buhari’s Govt – Religion Body

[Vanguard] Abeokuta -Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, has said that the Association did not receive any dime from President Muhammadu Buhari’s government since he assumed office three years ago.

[Vanguard] Abeokuta -Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, has said that the Association did not receive any dime from President Muhammadu Buhari's government since he assumed office three years ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Excess Crude Account Receives First Transfer Since Recession

[Premium Times] The Federation Accounts Allocation Committee (FAAC) said on Wednesday that members resolved to transfer about N24.5 billion from the revenue for the month in the excess crude account (ECA) — the first since the country’s economy went i…

[Premium Times] The Federation Accounts Allocation Committee (FAAC) said on Wednesday that members resolved to transfer about N24.5 billion from the revenue for the month in the excess crude account (ECA) -- the first since the country's economy went into recession two years ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Aviation Authority Grounds SA Express Airline

[South African Civil Aviation Authority] Johannesburg -The South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA) has suspended SA Express’s Air Operator’s Certificate (AoC) as well as the airline’s Aircraft Maintenance Organisation (AMO) approvals. In additio…

[South African Civil Aviation Authority] Johannesburg -The South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA) has suspended SA Express's Air Operator's Certificate (AoC) as well as the airline's Aircraft Maintenance Organisation (AMO) approvals. In addition, the SACAA has also suspended the Certificate s of Airworthiness (CoA) of nine (9) of the twenty-one (21) aircraft being operated by the airline.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

AfDB Says It Backed African Countries in 2017 With U.S.$7.7 Billion

[Premium Times] The African Development Bank (AfDB) said on Thursday it disbursed about $7.7 billion in 2017 towards the pursuit of programmes to effectively support African countries achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

[Premium Times] The African Development Bank (AfDB) said on Thursday it disbursed about $7.7 billion in 2017 towards the pursuit of programmes to effectively support African countries achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kingsley Moghalu Picks Party for 2019 Presidential Election

[Premium Times] Former deputy governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Kingsley Moghalu, has chosen to run for president next year on the platform of the Young Progressive Party (YPP).

[Premium Times] Former deputy governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Kingsley Moghalu, has chosen to run for president next year on the platform of the Young Progressive Party (YPP).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Diamond’s Sister Arrested for Selling Fake Cosmetics

[Nairobi News] There seems to be no end in sight to the tribulations of family and close associates of celebrated Bongo flava artiste Diamond Platnumz following revelation of his sister’s recent arrest.

[Nairobi News] There seems to be no end in sight to the tribulations of family and close associates of celebrated Bongo flava artiste Diamond Platnumz following revelation of his sister's recent arrest.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Bodo Community Claims Win Over Shell After UK Court Ruling

[Premium Times] A British judge ruled on Thursday that Nigeria’s Bodo community, which has been involved in a protracted legal battle with Shell over the clean-up of two 2008 oil spills, should retain the option of litigation for another year.

[Premium Times] A British judge ruled on Thursday that Nigeria's Bodo community, which has been involved in a protracted legal battle with Shell over the clean-up of two 2008 oil spills, should retain the option of litigation for another year.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Teen Bride Who Killed ‘Rapist’ Husband Appeals Death Sentence

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] New York -A Sudanese teen sentenced to death after killing her husband as he tried to rape her has appealed the ruling amid growing support by celebrities and on social media.

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] New York -A Sudanese teen sentenced to death after killing her husband as he tried to rape her has appealed the ruling amid growing support by celebrities and on social media.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan