Adepoju Hails Multichoice Over Atletico Madrid’s Visit to Nigeria

[This Day] Ex-Super Eagles and Spanish La Liga star, Mutiu Adepoju, has described as commendable, the decision of MultiChoice Nigeria to bring LaLiga giants, Atletico Madrid, to Nigeria for the maiden edition of the GOtv MAX Cup.

[This Day] Ex-Super Eagles and Spanish La Liga star, Mutiu Adepoju, has described as commendable, the decision of MultiChoice Nigeria to bring LaLiga giants, Atletico Madrid, to Nigeria for the maiden edition of the GOtv MAX Cup.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Luanda International Fair to Happen At Special Economic Zone

[ANGOP] Luanda -The 34th edition of Luanda International Fair (FILDA 2018), set to take place on July 10-14, will be held at Luanda’s Special Economic Zone (ZEE) exhibition park, with an expected budget of 477. 4 million kwanzas.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The 34th edition of Luanda International Fair (FILDA 2018), set to take place on July 10-14, will be held at Luanda's Special Economic Zone (ZEE) exhibition park, with an expected budget of 477. 4 million kwanzas.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

‘Liberians Best Suited to Design Development, Poverty Alleviation Strategies for Liberia’

[Observer] USAID Mission Director to Liberia, Anthony S. Chan, says ending poverty in Liberia will require financial resources that can only be generated from broad-based and sustained economic growth.

[Observer] USAID Mission Director to Liberia, Anthony S. Chan, says ending poverty in Liberia will require financial resources that can only be generated from broad-based and sustained economic growth.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Govt Is Investigating Foreign Bank Accounts Held By Senior Officials – Report

[Addis Standard] In a meeting with senior government officials including members of his cabinet, Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said the government was investigating foreign bank accounts held by senior government officials, a source who attended…

[Addis Standard] In a meeting with senior government officials including members of his cabinet, Ethiopia's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said the government was investigating foreign bank accounts held by senior government officials, a source who attended the meeting told Addis Standard.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Lagos Commences Free Health Mission in Communities

[This Day] The Lagos State Government has announced the planned commencement of another round of its free medical expedition programme tagged ‘The Eko Health Mission’ which offers free health services to residents including consultation and treatment f…

[This Day] The Lagos State Government has announced the planned commencement of another round of its free medical expedition programme tagged 'The Eko Health Mission' which offers free health services to residents including consultation and treatment for common ailments as well as screening for hypertension, diabetes, eye care and provision of eye glasses, dental care, family planning services, HIV counseling and testing amongst others.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tobacco Consumption Contributes 12% Deaths From Heart Diseases – NHF

[This Day] Tobacco use and second-hand smoke is a major risk factor for cardiovascular disease (CVD), including coronary heart disease, stroke and peripheral vascular disease; contributing about 12 per cent death from heart disease, the Nigerian Heart …

[This Day] Tobacco use and second-hand smoke is a major risk factor for cardiovascular disease (CVD), including coronary heart disease, stroke and peripheral vascular disease; contributing about 12 per cent death from heart disease, the Nigerian Heart Foundation (NHF), has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Panayiotou – Judge Overlooked Vital Evidence, Defamed Attorney, Defence Argues

[News24Wire] Christopher Panayiotou’s lawyer argued that vital evidence was overlooked and accused Judge Dayalin Chetty of defaming him in his judgment. His argument was part of an application for leave to appeal Panayiotou’s conviction.

[News24Wire] Christopher Panayiotou's lawyer argued that vital evidence was overlooked and accused Judge Dayalin Chetty of defaming him in his judgment. His argument was part of an application for leave to appeal Panayiotou's conviction.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Lesotho Government Announces Start of State Reform

[ANGOP] Maseru -Lesotho’s Prime Minister, Thomas Thabane has announced the formal start of the reform process recommended by the Southern African Development Community (SADC) to overcome the political crisis that the country faces.

[ANGOP] Maseru -Lesotho's Prime Minister, Thomas Thabane has announced the formal start of the reform process recommended by the Southern African Development Community (SADC) to overcome the political crisis that the country faces.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Liberian ‘Gay Community’ Seeks Equality

[Observer] Today, Thursday, May 17 is the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia, a single most important date for LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender) communities as they mobilize worldwide to draw the world’s attenti…

[Observer] Today, Thursday, May 17 is the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia, a single most important date for LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender) communities as they mobilize worldwide to draw the world's attention to their plight and demand equal justice wherever they may be.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia