West Africa

West Africa

Fri, 01 Dec 2023 10:12:58 GMT
Guinea Bissau: Midnight Gunfire in Guinea-Bissau Capital Lasts into Morning
[allAfrica] Gunfire that reportedly broke out in Bissau on Thursday night continued into Friday morning with circumstances of the shooting remaining unclear.

Sat, 02 Dec 2023 08:12:09 GMT
Nigeria: Banks to Close Accounts Without Verification, Identity Number
[This Day] Abuja -- The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday said it has become mandatory for all Tier-1 bank accounts and wallets for individuals to have either the Bank Verification Number (BVN) or National Identity Number (NIN) or both.

Sat, 02 Dec 2023 08:01:01 GMT
Nigeria: The Silent Struggle - Hidden Tales of Aspiring Doctors
[Leadership] Marked by trials that often go unnoticed, HENRY TYOHEMBA in this report delves into the journey of medical students, exploring the fortitude required to navigate the demanding terrain of their educationthat often lead some to quit.

Sat, 02 Dec 2023 08:25:48 GMT
Nigeria: Senate Passes U.S.$34 Billion Appropriation Bill For Second Reading Without Copies of Sectoral Breakdown
[Vanguard] *Spend two days debating Tinubu's 43 Paragraph Budget Speech

Sat, 02 Dec 2023 08:05:57 GMT
Nigeria: Troops Kill 52 Militants, Arrest 204, Rescue 234 Hostages
[Leadership] The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) yesterday said troops on internal security operations killed 52 terrorists, arrested 204 and rescued 234 hostages in the past week.