Unlike Fayose, Wike Fails to Condemn $1 Billion ECA Fund to Fight Boko Haram

[Premium Times] The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has reacted to the recent decision to spend $1 billion of the funds in the Excess Crude Account to fight Boko Haram.

[Premium Times] The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has reacted to the recent decision to spend $1 billion of the funds in the Excess Crude Account to fight Boko Haram.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Reactions Trail Law Graduate Denied Call to Bar Over Hijab

[Vanguard] A University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) graduate was recently denied being called to bar by the Council of Legal Education (CLE) for refusing to remove her ‘hijab’ and this has generated some controversy among Nigerians.

[Vanguard] A University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) graduate was recently denied being called to bar by the Council of Legal Education (CLE) for refusing to remove her 'hijab' and this has generated some controversy among Nigerians.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Security Officials Doubt Alleged Burgle of Taxiing Aircraft

[This Day] Fixed Base Operators of the private terminals at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos and Aviation Security officials of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) have thrown more light on the alleged burgle of bag…

[This Day] Fixed Base Operators of the private terminals at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos and Aviation Security officials of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) have thrown more light on the alleged burgle of baggage compartment of a private jet while taxiing on the runway.

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Mkhize Declines Deputy President Nomination ‘For the Sake of Unity’

[News24Wire] Outgoing ANC treasurer general Zweli Mkhize delivered a shock announcement when he rejected a nomination for the position of ANC deputy president.

[News24Wire] Outgoing ANC treasurer general Zweli Mkhize delivered a shock announcement when he rejected a nomination for the position of ANC deputy president.

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IDs and Registers – How the ANC Delegates Will Vote for the Top 6

[News24Wire] The ANC’s branches have officially nominated their preferred candidates for the party’s top six positions, and 4776 delegates will now get ready for a lengthy process to elect their new leaders.

[News24Wire] The ANC's branches have officially nominated their preferred candidates for the party's top six positions, and 4776 delegates will now get ready for a lengthy process to elect their new leaders.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ramaphosa and NDZ Go Head to Head

[News24Wire] The battle lines have been drawn as presidential hopefuls Cyril Ramaphosa and Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma each accepted their nomination for the top job at the ANC’s national conference.

[News24Wire] The battle lines have been drawn as presidential hopefuls Cyril Ramaphosa and Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma each accepted their nomination for the top job at the ANC's national conference.

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Thierry Henry Crowned ‘Igwe of Football’ in Lagos

[Vanguard] Former Arsenal and France international striker Thierry Henry who is in Lagos for the Guinness Made of Black programme has been crowned the, Igwe of football’ in Nigeria.

[Vanguard] Former Arsenal and France international striker Thierry Henry who is in Lagos for the Guinness Made of Black programme has been crowned the, Igwe of football’ in Nigeria.

Nigeria to Build World Class Ecology of Mineral Sector, Says Fayemi

[Guardian] Abuja -The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr Kayode Fayemi has reiterated the government’s determination to turn around the mining sector by building a world class ecology of mineral and mining in the country.

[Guardian] Abuja -The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr Kayode Fayemi has reiterated the government's determination to turn around the mining sector by building a world class ecology of mineral and mining in the country.

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