Eight Chadian soldiers were killed in fierce fighting with Boko Haram insurgents at the weekend on islands on Lake Chad, which borders four countries on the edge of the Sahara, Chad's army said Monday.
British Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservatives signed a deal Monday with Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party that will allow them to govern after losing their majority in a general election this month.
As Muslims celebrated the end of Ramadan fast yesterday, the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Mohammad Sa’ad Abubakar urged the Federal Government to move against killer herdsmen across the country.
The policy, initiated in 2013, was hinged on economic development through employment creation, contribution to Gross Domestic Product (GDP), economic linkages, development of the small, medium and micro-enterprises (SME), skills development as well as innovation and technology transfer.
The marriage of convenience between the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) and estate surveyors may collapse, as the Abuja headquarters of the agency is threatening to take the land economists to court for questioning its alleged breach of professional practice.