Many States Default in Conditions for Budget Support, Adeosun Says

[Premium Times] An update of the ongoing forensic audit of revenue accrued from revenue generating agencies and meant for the Federation Account was given today at the National Economic Council, NEC meeting presided by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo.

[Premium Times] An update of the ongoing forensic audit of revenue accrued from revenue generating agencies and meant for the Federation Account was given today at the National Economic Council, NEC meeting presided by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kadaga Blocks MPs’ Probe Into Kutesa’s Bribery Claims

[Observer] Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga has rejected a proposal by some MP to direct Foreign Affairs minister Sam Kutesa to make a statement over bribery claims against him.

[Observer] Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga has rejected a proposal by some MP to direct Foreign Affairs minister Sam Kutesa to make a statement over bribery claims against him.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

IMN Protests Continued Detention of El-Zakzaky

[Leadership] Abuja -Hundreds of members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) yesterday came out in Abuja to protest the continued detention of their leader, Sheikh Ibraheem el-Zakzaky, by the federal government, and to commemorate the two-year anni…

[Leadership] Abuja -Hundreds of members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) yesterday came out in Abuja to protest the continued detention of their leader, Sheikh Ibraheem el-Zakzaky, by the federal government, and to commemorate the two-year anniversary of the clash between the Nigerian Army and members of the group at Gyaletsu, Zaria, Kaduna State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigerian Army Restates Loyalty to Buhari

[Guardian] Ibadan -The Nigeria Army has said it will loyal to President Muhammadu Buhari while maintaining a high level of professionalism and remain apolitical in all its conducts.

[Guardian] Ibadan -The Nigeria Army has said it will loyal to President Muhammadu Buhari while maintaining a high level of professionalism and remain apolitical in all its conducts.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

How President Museveni, Ruling Party MPs Agreed On 7-Year Term

[Monitor] Members of Parliament from the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) party, who had asked for ‘logistics’ before they support lifting of the presidential age limit from the Constitution, on Tuesday asked President Museveni to ‘keep his mo…

[Monitor] Members of Parliament from the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) party, who had asked for 'logistics' before they support lifting of the presidential age limit from the Constitution, on Tuesday asked President Museveni to 'keep his money' but grant a seven-year term for the current Parliament.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Speaker Rejects Calls to Investigate Minister Over Bribery Allegations

[Monitor] Kampala -The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, has rejected calls to investigate Foreign Affairs minister, Sam Kutesa, over claims that he took a Shs1.8 billion bribe from a Chinese consultant based in the United States.

[Monitor] Kampala -The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, has rejected calls to investigate Foreign Affairs minister, Sam Kutesa, over claims that he took a Shs1.8 billion bribe from a Chinese consultant based in the United States.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Oil the New Test in Nile Basin Relations?

[Monitor] On the remote western edge of Uganda, the land nonchalantly drops down into the western arm of the Great Rift Valley to reveal the vast expanse of Lake Albert and the blue mountains of Congo and beyond.

[Monitor] On the remote western edge of Uganda, the land nonchalantly drops down into the western arm of the Great Rift Valley to reveal the vast expanse of Lake Albert and the blue mountains of Congo and beyond.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda