MzVee Responds to Critics of Her Vgma Female Artist of the Year Nomination

[Ghana Star] Female celebrity dancehall artist MzVee has responded to critics who disagree with her VGMA female artist of the year nomination and said that she deserves her honors.

[Ghana Star] Female celebrity dancehall artist MzVee has responded to critics who disagree with her VGMA female artist of the year nomination and said that she deserves her honors.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

V-A-M-P-I-R-E – the Untold Story of His End

[Vanguard] While Nigerians are still celebrating the demise of dreaded kidnap kingpin and notorious armed robbery chief, Henry Chibueze popularly called Vampire, little is known about the circumstances that led to his end.

[Vanguard] While Nigerians are still celebrating the demise of dreaded kidnap kingpin and notorious armed robbery chief, Henry Chibueze popularly called Vampire, little is known about the circumstances that led to his end.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

14 Shot in Anambra Festival

[Daily Trust] Awka -No fewer than 14 people yesterday sustained gunshot injuries following an alleged sporadic shooting by a private security aide working for a businessman in Dunukofia council area of Anambra State.

[Daily Trust] Awka -No fewer than 14 people yesterday sustained gunshot injuries following an alleged sporadic shooting by a private security aide working for a businessman in Dunukofia council area of Anambra State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Trading Value Rises 133% As Market Sustains Positive Trend

[This Day] The value of trading at the stock market surged 133 per cent wednesday as investors staked N2.164 billion on 233.777 million shares in 3,196 deals, up from N928.5 million invested in 227.757 million shares in 32,543 deals the previous day. T…

[This Day] The value of trading at the stock market surged 133 per cent wednesday as investors staked N2.164 billion on 233.777 million shares in 3,196 deals, up from N928.5 million invested in 227.757 million shares in 32,543 deals the previous day. The market also maintained its uptick as the bulls sustained their hold, driving the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) higher by 0.07 per cent to close at 25,301.23.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Thank You, Scandinavians

[Daily Trust] At the United Nations humanitarian conference in Oslo, Norway last month, donors played the Good Samaritan to the traumatized people of Nigeria’s North-East and the entire Lake Chad region when they raised $672 million (approximately N200…

[Daily Trust] At the United Nations humanitarian conference in Oslo, Norway last month, donors played the Good Samaritan to the traumatized people of Nigeria's North-East and the entire Lake Chad region when they raised $672 million (approximately N200bn) for the Boko Haram ravaged region. The amount raised is half of the $1.2 billion that the world body plans to raise over the next three years in order to mitigate the "drastically deteriorating" situation in Northern Nigeria and the Lake Chad region where 17 million pe

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Six Unilag Students Arraigned for Gang-Raping Female Student

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Six students of the University of Lagos (UniLag), who allegedly gang-raped their 17-year-old female school mate, were arraigned yesterday before a Surulere Chief Magistrate’s Court.

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Six students of the University of Lagos (UniLag), who allegedly gang-raped their 17-year-old female school mate, were arraigned yesterday before a Surulere Chief Magistrate's Court.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Comedian Churchill Says He’s Okay after UK Website Reports his ‘Death’

[Nation] Kenyan comedian, Daniel Ndambuki, better known Churchill, has dispelled fears over his ‘ death’ following reports in a United Kingdom blog which had left many Kenyans shocked.

[Nation] Kenyan comedian, Daniel Ndambuki, better known Churchill, has dispelled fears over his ' death' following reports in a United Kingdom blog which had left many Kenyans shocked.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Late Hir Was an Exceptional Journalist – Governor Lalong

[Daily Trust] Jos -Plateau State Governor Simon Bako Lalong yesterday described the late Bureau Chief of Daily Trust newspaper in Jos, Joseph Hir as an exceptional journalist whose interest in the profession was driven by genuine concern for developmen…

[Daily Trust] Jos -Plateau State Governor Simon Bako Lalong yesterday described the late Bureau Chief of Daily Trust newspaper in Jos, Joseph Hir as an exceptional journalist whose interest in the profession was driven by genuine concern for development and accountability.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Oboh Gets Wildcard for 2017 Ladies Golf Open in Switzerland

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Nigerian-born golf sensation, Georgia Oboh has been given a wildcard to the 2017 VP Bank Ladies Open in Switzerland after becoming the first Nigerian and African to feature in the Ladies Professional Golfers Association of America …

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Nigerian-born golf sensation, Georgia Oboh has been given a wildcard to the 2017 VP Bank Ladies Open in Switzerland after becoming the first Nigerian and African to feature in the Ladies Professional Golfers Association of America (LPGA) tournament.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria