Bandits Kill 10 in Birnin Gwari

[This Day] The death toll continued to mount without let in parts of the country on Tuesday when 10 persons were brutally murdered in Birnin Gwari Local Government Area of Kaduna State, following an attack on five villages in the area.

[This Day] The death toll continued to mount without let in parts of the country on Tuesday when 10 persons were brutally murdered in Birnin Gwari Local Government Area of Kaduna State, following an attack on five villages in the area.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

States Should Determine Oil Subsidy, Not NNPC – Governors

[Vanguard] Abuja -Governors of the 36 states of the federation, yesterday said that states should be saddled with the responsibility of determining how much should be paid as subsidy by the federal government.

[Vanguard] Abuja -Governors of the 36 states of the federation, yesterday said that states should be saddled with the responsibility of determining how much should be paid as subsidy by the federal government.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

UN Demands End to Attacks on Aid Workers

[VOA] A top United Nations official has condemned the treatment of aid workers in South Sudan, saying violence and harassment is preventing help from reaching an estimated seven million people in need.

[VOA] A top United Nations official has condemned the treatment of aid workers in South Sudan, saying violence and harassment is preventing help from reaching an estimated seven million people in need.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Saraki Vs IGP – Kwara Reps, Lai Mohammed, Youths in Verbal Exchange

[Vanguard] Abuja -The controversy arising from the arrest of some alleged cultists in Kwara State and warning of blackmail against Senate President, Bukola Saraki, deepened yesterday as the Kwara State caucus in the House of Representatives and the Min…

[Vanguard] Abuja -The controversy arising from the arrest of some alleged cultists in Kwara State and warning of blackmail against Senate President, Bukola Saraki, deepened yesterday as the Kwara State caucus in the House of Representatives and the Minister of Information, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, joined the fray.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Osun Govt Versus OAU – Untold Story of Tax Brouhaha

[Vanguard] Osogbo -What would have been a perfect denouement in the face-off between the Osun State Government and the authorities of Obafemi Awolowo University, OAU, Ile Ife, over unremitted taxes by the institution, has set a stage for a fresh round …

[Vanguard] Osogbo -What would have been a perfect denouement in the face-off between the Osun State Government and the authorities of Obafemi Awolowo University, OAU, Ile Ife, over unremitted taxes by the institution, has set a stage for a fresh round of controversies.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

3 Slaughtered By Herdsmen, 10 Killed By Bandits in Fresh Kaduna, Benue Attacks

[Vanguard] No fewer than 13 persons have been killed in fresh attacks in four villages in Birnin Gwari, Kaduna State, and Ukemberagya community, Gaambe-Tiev council ward of Logo Local Government Area of Benue State.

[Vanguard] No fewer than 13 persons have been killed in fresh attacks in four villages in Birnin Gwari, Kaduna State, and Ukemberagya community, Gaambe-Tiev council ward of Logo Local Government Area of Benue State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Former Ministers, Ex-MPs Plead Poverty, Seek Govt Jobs

[Monitor] Parliament -Poverty-stricken former ministers and Members of Parliament have requested the Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga to use her “influence” and convince President Yoweri Museveni to heal their financial infirmities.

[Monitor] Parliament -Poverty-stricken former ministers and Members of Parliament have requested the Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga to use her "influence" and convince President Yoweri Museveni to heal their financial infirmities.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Oil Price Hits $80 Per Barrel, Highest Since 2014

[Vanguard] Despite the huge N500 billion mark up on the Federal Government’s expenditure outlay in the 2018 Appropriation Bill as passed by the National Assembly earlier this week, the government is still going to hit budget surplus at end of the fisca…

[Vanguard] Despite the huge N500 billion mark up on the Federal Government's expenditure outlay in the 2018 Appropriation Bill as passed by the National Assembly earlier this week, the government is still going to hit budget surplus at end of the fiscal year as the price of oil shot up to $80 per barrel, yesterday, the highest since November 2014.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Manufacturers, Nema Seek to Increase Plastic Recycling

[Nation] The Kenya Association of Manufacturer (Kam) in partnership with the Ministry of Environment and the National Environment Management Authority (Nema) have announced a cooperation agreement towards holistic management of plastic bottles in Kenya.

[Nation] The Kenya Association of Manufacturer (Kam) in partnership with the Ministry of Environment and the National Environment Management Authority (Nema) have announced a cooperation agreement towards holistic management of plastic bottles in Kenya.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya