Senate Suspends Former Leader Ali Ndume

[Premium Times] The Senate has suspended Ali Ndume, its former leader, who had asked for investigation of allegations of importing a bullet proof range rover with fake documents involving Senate President Bukola Saraki and that of perjury involving Din…

[Premium Times] The Senate has suspended Ali Ndume, its former leader, who had asked for investigation of allegations of importing a bullet proof range rover with fake documents involving Senate President Bukola Saraki and that of perjury involving Dino Melaye.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Goats Now Dominant Animals in National Children’s Park and Zoo

[Daily Trust] When former President Olusegun Obasanjo commissioned the National Children’s Park and Zoo, Abuja, in 2001, he wrote on the plaque: “May this park be to the benefit of the children of the nation.”

[Daily Trust] When former President Olusegun Obasanjo commissioned the National Children's Park and Zoo, Abuja, in 2001, he wrote on the plaque: "May this park be to the benefit of the children of the nation."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Curbing Revenue Deficit

[Ethiopian Herald] The House of Peoples’ Representatives passed a resolution that declares the nation’s budget for the 2009 E.C fiscal year to be 274.3 billion birr back in July. The revenue of the Federal Government in the fiscal year accounts for 214…

[Ethiopian Herald] The House of Peoples' Representatives passed a resolution that declares the nation's budget for the 2009 E.C fiscal year to be 274.3 billion birr back in July. The revenue of the Federal Government in the fiscal year accounts for 214.2 billion birr including foreign grant whereas 198 billion is a fortune earned from inland revenue of which a sum of 170 billion birr is collected from tax.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Feathers Ruffled in Parliament Committee

[News24Wire] Feathers were ruffled in Parliament’s justice committee on Tuesday, when the committee chairperson addressed a few gripes he had with the executive and a political party.

[News24Wire] Feathers were ruffled in Parliament's justice committee on Tuesday, when the committee chairperson addressed a few gripes he had with the executive and a political party.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Parliament On Economic Transformation

[SA Govt] The Select Committee on Economic and Business Development has said radical economic transformation should be about extending economic benefits to local people and that this should be possible in the Enkangala District in Mpumalanga.

[SA Govt] The Select Committee on Economic and Business Development has said radical economic transformation should be about extending economic benefits to local people and that this should be possible in the Enkangala District in Mpumalanga.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Bolstering the National Pride Via GERD

[Ethiopian Herald] Traditionally, Ethiopia is referred the water tower of east Africa as it is endowed with bountiful surface and underground water. The abundant rainfall, in Kiremt that seasonally hits the south western, central and northern high land…

[Ethiopian Herald] Traditionally, Ethiopia is referred the water tower of east Africa as it is endowed with bountiful surface and underground water. The abundant rainfall, in Kiremt that seasonally hits the south western, central and northern high lands make the country's water source superfluous.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia