Alleged Forfeiture of 14 Properties – I Cannot Be Intimidated, Distracted, Says Ex-FCT Minister

[Daily Trust] Former minister of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Senator Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed, has described as untrue the claim that he has forfeited 14 properties to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.

[Daily Trust] Former minister of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Senator Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed, has described as untrue the claim that he has forfeited 14 properties to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Oil Workers Canvass Ways to Resolve Problems in Oil Industry

[Daily Trust] Oil workers under the aegis of the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) have called on stakeholders, especially the government to embark on a number of coordinated steps to resolve some of the problems…

[Daily Trust] Oil workers under the aegis of the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) have called on stakeholders, especially the government to embark on a number of coordinated steps to resolve some of the problems bedeviling the oil and gas industry.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

President Faure to Attend Global Business Forum On Africa

[Government of Seychelles] The President of the Republic, Mr Danny Faure, will be attending the Global Business Forum on Africa (AGBF) in Dubai on 1 and 2 November 2017, at the invitation of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al Maktoum, Vice Pres…

[Government of Seychelles] The President of the Republic, Mr Danny Faure, will be attending the Global Business Forum on Africa (AGBF) in Dubai on 1 and 2 November 2017, at the invitation of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

Echoes of Interim Government – Ushering Mirrors of Fear

[FrontPageAfrica] THE AFTERMATH of the October elections is being marred by a lot of hatred and gutter politics. Snippets of comments on the social media Facebook point to a growing number of anger and dissatisfaction being thrown around from both side…

[FrontPageAfrica] THE AFTERMATH of the October elections is being marred by a lot of hatred and gutter politics. Snippets of comments on the social media Facebook point to a growing number of anger and dissatisfaction being thrown around from both sides of the aisle.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Govt Sets Up Panel On Prison Decongestion

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Federal Government, yesterday, said it has constituted a committee to develop a strategy for the deployment of technology for the decongestion of prisons in Nigeria and the implementation of Virtual Automated Case Management System.

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Federal Government, yesterday, said it has constituted a committee to develop a strategy for the deployment of technology for the decongestion of prisons in Nigeria and the implementation of Virtual Automated Case Management System.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Intels Threatens to Sue Ogfza Over False, Malicious Allegations

[Vanguard] The Management of Nigeria’s oil and gas logistics giant and port concessionaire, Intels Nigeria Limited, INL, has threatened legal action against Managing Director of Oil and Gas Export Free Zone Authority, OGFZA, Umana Okon Umana, for level…

[Vanguard] The Management of Nigeria's oil and gas logistics giant and port concessionaire, Intels Nigeria Limited, INL, has threatened legal action against Managing Director of Oil and Gas Export Free Zone Authority, OGFZA, Umana Okon Umana, for levelling "false and malicious allegations" against the company and its management, which are injurious to its business interest and reputation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Why Food Prices Remain High Despite Farming Galore

[Daily Trust] Lack of mechanised farming equipment, easy access to fertiliser, reliable produce marketing outlets and failure to effectively tackle farmers/herders clashes are among major reasons why food prices remain high even as harvest period peaks…

[Daily Trust] Lack of mechanised farming equipment, easy access to fertiliser, reliable produce marketing outlets and failure to effectively tackle farmers/herders clashes are among major reasons why food prices remain high even as harvest period peaks, experts have said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Organization for Women and Children Prepare Women for 2023 Elections

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -As part of efforts to ensure increased female participation in politics, a local nongovernmental organization (NGO) Organization for Women and Children (ORWOCH) yesterday held a round table discussion with women groups and r…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -As part of efforts to ensure increased female participation in politics, a local nongovernmental organization (NGO) Organization for Women and Children (ORWOCH) yesterday held a round table discussion with women groups and representative candidates who did not win the October 10 Presidential and Legislative polls.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia