‘We’ve Recovered Over U.S.$5 Million Stolen Funds in Rivers’

[Vanguard] Port Harcourt -The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Port Harcourt Zonal office, yesterday, disclosed that it has recovered over N2 billion stolen funds within 2017 in Rivers State.

[Vanguard] Port Harcourt -The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Port Harcourt Zonal office, yesterday, disclosed that it has recovered over N2 billion stolen funds within 2017 in Rivers State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Media Rights Groups Warn Government Over Detention of Red Pepper Journalists

[Monitor] Media groups and other civil society organisations have asked government to re-open the Red Pepper and also release its directors and editors or face collective action by the media and human rights community in the country.

[Monitor] Media groups and other civil society organisations have asked government to re-open the Red Pepper and also release its directors and editors or face collective action by the media and human rights community in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Relief As Doctors Rescue Nigerian Women From VVF Nightmare

[Vanguard] Is childbearing a curse or blessing to womanhood? This nagging question kept reechoing as reporters watched surgeons at work in the operating theatre of the Usmanu Danfodiyo Teaching Hospital, Sokoto.

[Vanguard] Is childbearing a curse or blessing to womanhood? This nagging question kept reechoing as reporters watched surgeons at work in the operating theatre of the Usmanu Danfodiyo Teaching Hospital, Sokoto.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

For Freedom From Poverty, Universal Health Coverage is a Must

[Capital FM] Nearly one million Kenyans are pushed below the poverty line and remain poor as a result of healthcare expenses. Today is 12 December 2017 is an auspicious day, as it marks Kenya’s independence from colonial rule in 1963.

[Capital FM] Nearly one million Kenyans are pushed below the poverty line and remain poor as a result of healthcare expenses. Today is 12 December 2017 is an auspicious day, as it marks Kenya's independence from colonial rule in 1963.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

President Kenyatta Seeks to Steer Focus Away From Politics in Jamhuri Day Address

[Capital FM] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta on Tuesday said a focus on economic development and a shift from politics for politics’ sake is the only way to transform Kenya.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta on Tuesday said a focus on economic development and a shift from politics for politics' sake is the only way to transform Kenya.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Mr Yandraduth Googoolye Appointed Governor of Bank of Mauritius

[Government of Mauritius] The President of the Republic, Dr Ameenah Gurib-Fakim, has, in accordance with section 13 of the Bank of Mauritius Act 2004, and acting on the recommendation of the Acting Prime Minister, appointed Mr Yandraduth Googoolye as G…

[Government of Mauritius] The President of the Republic, Dr Ameenah Gurib-Fakim, has, in accordance with section 13 of the Bank of Mauritius Act 2004, and acting on the recommendation of the Acting Prime Minister, appointed Mr Yandraduth Googoolye as Governor of the Bank of Mauritius for a period of three years as from 15 January 2018. However, Mr Googoolye will assume duty on 13 December 2017 as Governor-designate for handing over purposes.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Shock and Fury as Road Accidents Kill 39 in 24 Hours

[Nation] The National Transport and Safety Authority was under fire Tuesday evening after more than 40 people were killed in road accidents within 24 hours, 16 of them at the Sachang’wan black spot on Tuesday morning.

[Nation] The National Transport and Safety Authority was under fire Tuesday evening after more than 40 people were killed in road accidents within 24 hours, 16 of them at the Sachang'wan black spot on Tuesday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kenya’s Pay for Electricity From Uganda Triples to Sh3.9 Billion

[Nation] Kenya’s payment to Uganda for electricity imports more than tripled to Sh3.9 billion in the year to June, driven up by a fall from drought-hit hydroelectric generators and reduced geothermal output.

[Nation] Kenya's payment to Uganda for electricity imports more than tripled to Sh3.9 billion in the year to June, driven up by a fall from drought-hit hydroelectric generators and reduced geothermal output.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya