Somalia Not Ready for Amisom Handover, UPDF

[Dalsan Radio] The Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF) are opposed to the on-going process of down-sizing the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) forces in the war-torn Eastern African country, warning that it could have consequential negative …

[Dalsan Radio] The Uganda People's Defence Forces (UPDF) are opposed to the on-going process of down-sizing the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) forces in the war-torn Eastern African country, warning that it could have consequential negative impact on efforts to stabilise Somalia.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Oshodi Heads ITTF Nomination Committee

[Guardian] Nigeria has scored a big hit in international table tennis with the appointment of former President of the Nigeria Table Tennis Federation (NTTF) and Chairman, WEOAllsports, Wahid Oshodi as the chairman of the ITTF Nomination Committee.

[Guardian] Nigeria has scored a big hit in international table tennis with the appointment of former President of the Nigeria Table Tennis Federation (NTTF) and Chairman, WEOAllsports, Wahid Oshodi as the chairman of the ITTF Nomination Committee.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Gruesome Murder-Suicide Shocks Police

[News24Wire] Limpopo police have been left horrified after they found the bodies of a 23-year-old woman and her two-year-old son, who were believed to have been stabbed to death by the child’s father, before he hung himself.

[News24Wire] Limpopo police have been left horrified after they found the bodies of a 23-year-old woman and her two-year-old son, who were believed to have been stabbed to death by the child's father, before he hung himself.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Burmester Powers Into Royal Swazi Lead

[News24Wire] Dean Burmester took advice from his sponsor and made a brilliant eagle on the fifth hole at the Royal Swazi Spa Country Club on Friday on his way to a superb eight-under-par 64 and the third-round lead of the Royal Swazi Open .

[News24Wire] Dean Burmester took advice from his sponsor and made a brilliant eagle on the fifth hole at the Royal Swazi Spa Country Club on Friday on his way to a superb eight-under-par 64 and the third-round lead of the Royal Swazi Open .

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Opposition Condemns Violence At Ruling Party’s Congresses

[Guardian] Abuja -The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has accused the Muhammadu Buhari-led All Progressives Congress (APC) of driving Nigeria to anarchy.It condemned the “spate of violence, mayhem, bloodletting and massive corruption associated with the…

[Guardian] Abuja -The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has accused the Muhammadu Buhari-led All Progressives Congress (APC) of driving Nigeria to anarchy.It condemned the “spate of violence, mayhem, bloodletting and massive corruption associated with the party, both in governance and in its internal activities.”Its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, disclosed this in a statement yesterday.

APC Weighs Options As NPDP Ultimatum Ends

[Daily Trust] Abuja and Sokoto -The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) is strategizing to absorb any shock in the event that aggrieved members of the nPDP decide to move elsewhere, multiple sources in the ruling party said yesterday.

[Daily Trust] Abuja and Sokoto -The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) is strategizing to absorb any shock in the event that aggrieved members of the nPDP decide to move elsewhere, multiple sources in the ruling party said yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

How Visa Processing Firm, VFS Global, ‘Extorts’, ‘Mistreats’ Nigerians

[Premium Times] Theophilus Abbah, managing editor of Daily Trust newspaper, is one of Nigeria’s most regarded investigative journalists renowned for giving voices to the voiceless and helping the oppressed, the cheated, and the abused get justice. But …

[Premium Times] Theophilus Abbah, managing editor of Daily Trust newspaper, is one of Nigeria's most regarded investigative journalists renowned for giving voices to the voiceless and helping the oppressed, the cheated, and the abused get justice. But in mid October 2017, Mr Abbah himself felt extorted and could do nothing about his own situation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria