Journalists Honored for Courageous Reporting

[PR Newswire] New York -Journalists from Cameroon, Mexico, Thailand, and Yemen were honored Wednesday night at the Committee to Protect Journalists’ 27th annual International Press Freedom Awards for courageous work amid risks such as imprisonment, thr…

[PR Newswire] New York -Journalists from Cameroon, Mexico, Thailand, and Yemen were honored Wednesday night at the Committee to Protect Journalists' 27th annual International Press Freedom Awards for courageous work amid risks such as imprisonment, threats, and exile.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

One Feared Dead, Scores Injured, Houses Razed in Kogi State Communal Clash

[Guardian] Lokoja -A disagreement over ownership of a farmland and five fishing ponds between the people of Kabawa in Lokoja and the Onumaye people of Kotokarfe Local Councils of Kogi State yesterday turned bloody.

[Guardian] Lokoja -A disagreement over ownership of a farmland and five fishing ponds between the people of Kabawa in Lokoja and the Onumaye people of Kotokarfe Local Councils of Kogi State yesterday turned bloody.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Boxing – Professional Boxing Body Faces Challenges

[Botswana Daily News] Mogoditshane -Newly established Professional Boxing Association of Botswana (PBAB) is still finding it difficult to keep the ball rolling due to numerous challenges bedeviling the organisation.

[Botswana Daily News] Mogoditshane -Newly established Professional Boxing Association of Botswana (PBAB) is still finding it difficult to keep the ball rolling due to numerous challenges bedeviling the organisation.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Kidnapped Swiss National Has Been Freed

[PR Newswire] Bern, Switzerland -The Swiss woman who was kidnapped on 7 October 2017 in the city of El-Fasher in North Darfur, Sudan, was released on 14 November 2017. She is in good health under the circumstances.

[PR Newswire] Bern, Switzerland -The Swiss woman who was kidnapped on 7 October 2017 in the city of El-Fasher in North Darfur, Sudan, was released on 14 November 2017. She is in good health under the circumstances.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

CDHR Decries Absence of Government-Signed Treaties Record

[Guardian] The Committee for the Defence of Human Rights, (CDHR), yesterday expressed deep concerns over the embarrassing report that Nigeria does not have available, inclusive and updated record of treaties and conventions to which she is a signatory.

[Guardian] The Committee for the Defence of Human Rights, (CDHR), yesterday expressed deep concerns over the embarrassing report that Nigeria does not have available, inclusive and updated record of treaties and conventions to which she is a signatory.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Masisi Hands Over House

[Botswana Daily News] Maleshe -Vice President, Mr Mokgweetsi Masisi says President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama needs to be applauded for the good job he has done in ensuring that the nation is united.

[Botswana Daily News] Maleshe -Vice President, Mr Mokgweetsi Masisi says President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama needs to be applauded for the good job he has done in ensuring that the nation is united.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Plateau’s Pandora’s Box

[Guardian] For people to whom peace had become a staple for generations, the greater parts of the last two decades has been especially sour; full of pain and even regret for many a Plateau indigene. The bloody events that have become recurrent over the…

[Guardian] For people to whom peace had become a staple for generations, the greater parts of the last two decades has been especially sour; full of pain and even regret for many a Plateau indigene. The bloody events that have become recurrent over the last two decades especially, have got a people lamenting their famed sense of hospitality and questioning the humanity of those they welcomed many years ago in the spirit of hospitality.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Alibaba’s E-Commerce Platform Sold U.S.$25.3 Billion in a Day

[Daily Trust] This year, Black Friday, the day after the annual Thanksgiving Day in the U.S., is happening this Friday, or 24 November 2017, as Thanksgiving Day always falls on the fourth Thursday of the month of November. The day is special for Americ…

[Daily Trust] This year, Black Friday, the day after the annual Thanksgiving Day in the U.S., is happening this Friday, or 24 November 2017, as Thanksgiving Day always falls on the fourth Thursday of the month of November. The day is special for Americans because it officially marks the beginning of Christmas/New Year Holiday season. The day signifies when retailers all over the U.S. substantially mark down their merchandise to enhance large amount sales. American consumerism is most exhibited on Black Friday, as consum

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria