Historic Statue of Egyptian Pharaoh Ramses II Excavated

[This is Africa] Egypt is known as the land of Pharaohs. Years after the reign of Pharaohs, archaeologists are trying to find more and more remains and evidences of this past world. A statue believed to depict Pharaoh Ramses II has been excavated, an i…

[This is Africa] Egypt is known as the land of Pharaohs. Years after the reign of Pharaohs, archaeologists are trying to find more and more remains and evidences of this past world. A statue believed to depict Pharaoh Ramses II has been excavated, an important relic, which could help spur the country's tourism.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Nyanya Bombing: Lack of Interpreter Stalls Trial

[Premium Times] Hearing into the case of the alleged masterminds of the April 14, 2014 bomb blast that killed over 75 persons at a motor park in Nyanya Abuja, was stalled on Tuesday due to lack of a court interpreter.

[Premium Times] Hearing into the case of the alleged masterminds of the April 14, 2014 bomb blast that killed over 75 persons at a motor park in Nyanya Abuja, was stalled on Tuesday due to lack of a court interpreter.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Dlamini Failed Beneficiaries, Court Hears

[News24Wire] Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini has failed in her constitutional duty in respect of social grants and the 17 million beneficiaries, the Constitutional Court heard on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini has failed in her constitutional duty in respect of social grants and the 17 million beneficiaries, the Constitutional Court heard on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Hameed Ali Fails to Appear Before Senate As Lawmakers Threaten Arrest

[Premium Times] The Comptroller-General of the Nigerian Customs Service, Hameed Ali, did not appear before the Senate on Wednesday to brief the lawmakers on planned action on vehicles without duty payment.

[Premium Times] The Comptroller-General of the Nigerian Customs Service, Hameed Ali, did not appear before the Senate on Wednesday to brief the lawmakers on planned action on vehicles without duty payment.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Senate Screens Acting EFCC Chairman, Magu, Today

[Vanguard] Senate President, Bukola Saraki, said yesterday that Acting Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Mr. Ibrahim Magu, would be screened today as substantive chairman of the anti-graft agency.

[Vanguard] Senate President, Bukola Saraki, said yesterday that Acting Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Mr. Ibrahim Magu, would be screened today as substantive chairman of the anti-graft agency.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Plymouth-Banjul Challenge, Kid Aid Give Out Foootball Kits

[Daily Observer] Plymouth-Banjul Challenge in collaboration with Kid Aid has presented 12 sets of football jerseys and footballs to 4 Senior Secondary Schools and 2 youth groups.

[Daily Observer] Plymouth-Banjul Challenge in collaboration with Kid Aid has presented 12 sets of football jerseys and footballs to 4 Senior Secondary Schools and 2 youth groups.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Police Officers Beat Up Journalists At UMU Graduation

[Monitor] Mpigi -Senior police officers and crime preventers attached to Nkozi Police Station in Mpigi District on Tuesday assaulted two journalists attached to Vision Group and destroyed one of their cameras.

[Monitor] Mpigi -Senior police officers and crime preventers attached to Nkozi Police Station in Mpigi District on Tuesday assaulted two journalists attached to Vision Group and destroyed one of their cameras.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

CAF Election – Who Is Ghana Football Backing?

[Daily Observer] As the Confederation of African Football (CAF) goes to the polls on Thursday (tomorrow) to choose a new CAF president, which candidate is The Gambia Football Federation (GFF) backing?

[Daily Observer] As the Confederation of African Football (CAF) goes to the polls on Thursday (tomorrow) to choose a new CAF president, which candidate is The Gambia Football Federation (GFF) backing?

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia