Again, Customs Impounds 475 Rifles At Tin Can Port

[Vanguard] Lagos -Barely a week after it intercepted a 20-foot container load of 1,100 pump action rifles, the Tin Can Island Command of Nigeria Customs Service, Monday, uncovered yet another set of 475 rifles shipped in by the same importer.

[Vanguard] Lagos -Barely a week after it intercepted a 20-foot container load of 1,100 pump action rifles, the Tin Can Island Command of Nigeria Customs Service, Monday, uncovered yet another set of 475 rifles shipped in by the same importer.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Help Monitor, Report Reckless Truck Drivers, Dangote Begs Public

[Vanguard] The Management of Dangote Industries Limited has launched a passionate appeal to members of the public to assist in monitoring both the recklessness and illegal haulage of contraband goods by some of its truck drivers.

[Vanguard] The Management of Dangote Industries Limited has launched a passionate appeal to members of the public to assist in monitoring both the recklessness and illegal haulage of contraband goods by some of its truck drivers.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Euthanasia Back in Courts As Doctor Fights for Right to Die

[Daily Maverick] The right of terminally ill individuals to end their life when, and how, they choose has been a battle fought before South Africa’s courts in recent years. An application launched at the South Gauteng High Court has now brought the iss…

[Daily Maverick] The right of terminally ill individuals to end their life when, and how, they choose has been a battle fought before South Africa's courts in recent years. An application launched at the South Gauteng High Court has now brought the issue into the spotlight once more. At the heart of the matter: a Johannesburg doctor and patient duo arguing for the right to undergo physician-assisted euthanasia lawfully.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Aftermath of Army Operation in Kanu’s Home

[Vanguard] Umuahia -Calm has returned to Abia State after the weeklong security crisis which rocked Aba and Umuahia, following clashes between soldiers and members of Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, which the Military reportedly declared a militant …

[Vanguard] Umuahia -Calm has returned to Abia State after the weeklong security crisis which rocked Aba and Umuahia, following clashes between soldiers and members of Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, which the Military reportedly declared a militant terrorist group, while the South East Governors banned it.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

100,000 Girls At Risk of Genital Mutilation – UNFPA Official

[Monitor] Kapchorwa -An estimated 100,000 girls in Sebei and Karamoja sub-regions are at risk of undergoing Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) country has warned.

[Monitor] Kapchorwa -An estimated 100,000 girls in Sebei and Karamoja sub-regions are at risk of undergoing Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) country has warned.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Land – Museveni Can Have His Cake and Eat It Too

[Monitor] President Yoweri Museveni has run into some serious headwinds, in his plans to change the Constitution to make it easier, basically, for the government to grab one’s land for “development” for the price of the first stanza of the National Ant…

[Monitor] President Yoweri Museveni has run into some serious headwinds, in his plans to change the Constitution to make it easier, basically, for the government to grab one's land for "development" for the price of the first stanza of the National Anthem.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Ignore Nnamdi Kanu, Accept His Message, Group Tells Buhari

[Vanguard] Aba -A pan Igbo socio political group, The Reformers’ Platform, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to ignore the Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, but accept his message that the country urgently needs restr…

[Vanguard] Aba -A pan Igbo socio political group, The Reformers' Platform, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to ignore the Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, but accept his message that the country urgently needs restructuring.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Moyane Is Desperate About the KPMG ‘Rogue Unit’ Report, and He Has Good Reason to Be

[Daily Maverick] On Monday, tax boss Tom Moyane tried to wring the neck of the bird he once forced to sing. His carefully built house of cards had caved in on Friday when KPMG dramatically withdrew their report produced in the #SARSWars saga. Moyane re…

[Daily Maverick] On Monday, tax boss Tom Moyane tried to wring the neck of the bird he once forced to sing. His carefully built house of cards had caved in on Friday when KPMG dramatically withdrew their report produced in the #SARSWars saga. Moyane retaliated, threatening KPMG with legal action, and absurdly claimed that the KPMG report stands in law because the tax man paid for the report, no matter what the authors say, or what the truth is. Desperate much?

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa