Father Puts Son On Sale to Raise Money for Mother’s Burial

[Vanguard] Ibadan -Two 30-year-old men, including a father that wanted to sell his son for money to organise burial of his mother, were, yesterday, arraigned in Iyaganku Magistrate’s Court, Ibadan.

[Vanguard] Ibadan -Two 30-year-old men, including a father that wanted to sell his son for money to organise burial of his mother, were, yesterday, arraigned in Iyaganku Magistrate's Court, Ibadan.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Breeze FM Sues Nasarawa Govt, Demands N1.5 Billion Damages

[Daily Trust] Lafia -The Management of Breeze 99.9 FM Lafia yesterday dragged the Nasarawa State government to court over the demolition of the radio station, demanding over N1.5 billion damages.

[Daily Trust] Lafia -The Management of Breeze 99.9 FM Lafia yesterday dragged the Nasarawa State government to court over the demolition of the radio station, demanding over N1.5 billion damages.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Freezes Talks With U.S. After Delay in Lifting Sanctions

[VOA] Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir is freezing all negotiations with the United States following President Donald Trump’s postponing of a final decision on whether to permanently lift economic sanctions against Sudan for another three months, state…

[VOA] Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir is freezing all negotiations with the United States following President Donald Trump's postponing of a final decision on whether to permanently lift economic sanctions against Sudan for another three months, state media reported.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Rohr Threatens to Resign

[Vanguard] Super Eagles Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr is said to be seriously considering his position as head coach of the Nigerian national team and may tender his resignation as early as next week when he meets with the Nigerian federation leadershi…

[Vanguard] Super Eagles Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr is said to be seriously considering his position as head coach of the Nigerian national team and may tender his resignation as early as next week when he meets with the Nigerian federation leadership in Morocco during the CAF meetings.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

PDP – S-Court Judgment Resets 2019 Politics

[Vanguard] Nigeria’s political landscape was, yesterday, being reshaped with new permutations and perspectives on the 2019 elections, after the Supreme Court resolved the leadership crisis in the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in favour of the Senator …

[Vanguard] Nigeria's political landscape was, yesterday, being reshaped with new permutations and perspectives on the 2019 elections, after the Supreme Court resolved the leadership crisis in the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in favour of the Senator Ahmed Makarfi-led National Caretaker Committee.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Minimum Wage – Our Patience Running Out, Declares NLC President

[Vanguard] President of the Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, Ayuba Wabba, who is now a member of the Governing Board of the International Labour Organisation, ILO, after his election, at the recently concluded 106th Session of the International Labour Con…

[Vanguard] President of the Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, Ayuba Wabba, who is now a member of the Governing Board of the International Labour Organisation, ILO, after his election, at the recently concluded 106th Session of the International Labour Conference, ILC, in Geneva, Switzerland, speaks on issues ranges from the gains of the conference, green jobs, minimum wage, child labour among others. Excerpts

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Residents of Oyo Communities Panic As Stray Bullet From Army’s Shooting Range Hit 4-Yr-Old

[Vanguard] The about 450,000 residents in 20 communities around 2 Division, Nigeria Army, Adekunle Fajuyi Cantonment, Odogbo, Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, have started fleeing their residences as a stray bullet hit a four-year-old pupil of a private …

[Vanguard] The about 450,000 residents in 20 communities around 2 Division, Nigeria Army, Adekunle Fajuyi Cantonment, Odogbo, Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, have started fleeing their residences as a stray bullet hit a four-year-old pupil of a private school in Ajobo Omilabu area of the ancient city, yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Dejected Para-Athletes Retain Slim London Hope

[Monitor] Kampala -Even without official communication from the National Paralympic Committee, Christine Akullo, Sam Mubajje and Al-Bashir Bwaga have given up on the 2017 World Para Athletics Championships which get underway tomorrow in London.

[Monitor] Kampala -Even without official communication from the National Paralympic Committee, Christine Akullo, Sam Mubajje and Al-Bashir Bwaga have given up on the 2017 World Para Athletics Championships which get underway tomorrow in London.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Trade Minister Warns Ugandans On Illegal Trade

[Monitor] Ntungamo -Trade minister Amelia Kyambadde has asked Ugandans to stop exporting to Rwanda goods that are not allowed there as this may spoil trade relations between the two countries.

[Monitor] Ntungamo -Trade minister Amelia Kyambadde has asked Ugandans to stop exporting to Rwanda goods that are not allowed there as this may spoil trade relations between the two countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda