Artist to Launch ‘Sudan National Geographic’ Media Project

[SudaNow] Khartoum -A Sudanese painter/photographer is in preparations to launch a project for bringing to light what he calls Sudan’s economic riches and hidden beauties via a collection of media outlets he is considering. Khalid Hamid Yousif says he …

[SudaNow] Khartoum -A Sudanese painter/photographer is in preparations to launch a project for bringing to light what he calls Sudan's economic riches and hidden beauties via a collection of media outlets he is considering. Khalid Hamid Yousif says he had already shot a thousand gigabytes of photographs from around the country and its connections with neighboring countries that need someone to edit and prepare them for presentation.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Somalia’s Security Forces Must Learn From Attack, Do Better

[VOA] The death toll keeps climbing after Saturday’s massive truck bombing in Mogadishu. By Monday afternoon, the Somali government put the death count at 276 and wounded at 429. Analysts say the Somali government must be more vigilant against improvis…

[VOA] The death toll keeps climbing after Saturday's massive truck bombing in Mogadishu. By Monday afternoon, the Somali government put the death count at 276 and wounded at 429. Analysts say the Somali government must be more vigilant against improvised explosive devices if the country is to avoid similar attacks in the future.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Senate Summons NNPC Gmd, Shell MD Over Revocation, Re-Award of OML 13

[Vanguard] Abuja -Fresh troubles appear to be looming for the Group Managing Director of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Mr. Maikanti Baru, as the Senate has begun a probe into alleged revocation of OML 13 and re-award to Nigerian Petrol…

[Vanguard] Abuja -Fresh troubles appear to be looming for the Group Managing Director of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Mr. Maikanti Baru, as the Senate has begun a probe into alleged revocation of OML 13 and re-award to Nigerian Petroleum Development Company, a subsidiary of NNPC, through executive fiat.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

We Want to Win Against Algeria – Rohr

[Vanguard] Head coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr has disclosed that he will want to win the last Russia 2018 World Cup qualifying match against Algeria even when he said he would field a much changed side, in Algiers.

[Vanguard] Head coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr has disclosed that he will want to win the last Russia 2018 World Cup qualifying match against Algeria even when he said he would field a much changed side, in Algiers.

source: AllAfrica News: Algeria

Disintegration or Restructuring – Which Way Nigeria?

[Vanguard] AS we assemble for this discourse, Nigeria is experiencing the most degrading conditions in her economic, social and political life. Most indices are negative and the worst possible divisions are all over the land.

[Vanguard] AS we assemble for this discourse, Nigeria is experiencing the most degrading conditions in her economic, social and political life. Most indices are negative and the worst possible divisions are all over the land.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Uniform Men Lured Us to Be Killed By Herdsmen – Plateau Attack Survivor

[Vanguard] No fewer than 29 persons, mainly women and children, were, yesterday, killed in an attack by suspected herdsmen in Nkiedonwhro village of Irigwe chiefdom in Bassa Local Government Area of Plateau State.

[Vanguard] No fewer than 29 persons, mainly women and children, were, yesterday, killed in an attack by suspected herdsmen in Nkiedonwhro village of Irigwe chiefdom in Bassa Local Government Area of Plateau State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Petrol Tanker Fire Wreaks Havoc On Abia Community

[Vanguard] Aba -A tanker laden with petroleum product, yesterday, caught fire in Ehere community in Obingwa Local Government Area near the popular Opobo Junction, Ogbor Hill, the outskirts of the commercial city of Aba, Abia State, inflicting various d…

[Vanguard] Aba -A tanker laden with petroleum product, yesterday, caught fire in Ehere community in Obingwa Local Government Area near the popular Opobo Junction, Ogbor Hill, the outskirts of the commercial city of Aba, Abia State, inflicting various degrees of injuries on pupils of a private school in the area.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Eastern Cape Endorses Ramaphosa for ANC President

[News24Wire] Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa’s presidential campaign has received another boost with a second province endorsing him to take over the reins in the ANC’s heated presidential race.

[News24Wire] Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa's presidential campaign has received another boost with a second province endorsing him to take over the reins in the ANC's heated presidential race.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

UN General Assembly Elects Nigeria, 14 Others to Human Rights Council

[Premium Times] The UN General Assembly on Monday in New York elected, by secret ballot, Nigeria and 14 other States to serve on the Human Rights Council, UNHRC, for the 2018 to 2020 term.

[Premium Times] The UN General Assembly on Monday in New York elected, by secret ballot, Nigeria and 14 other States to serve on the Human Rights Council, UNHRC, for the 2018 to 2020 term.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria