Treat Kingdoms Equally, Buruli Chief Tells Government

[Monitor] Kibuku -The Isabaruli (king) of Buruli and vice chairperson of Uganda Kings and Cultural Leaders Forum has expressed disappointment over what he called “central government’s continued practice of marginalising small kingdoms and denying them …

[Monitor] Kibuku -The Isabaruli (king) of Buruli and vice chairperson of Uganda Kings and Cultural Leaders Forum has expressed disappointment over what he called "central government's continued practice of marginalising small kingdoms and denying them of their properties." He said this property was grabbed during the colonial era.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

KCCA Wrap Up Year of Very Few Regrets

[Monitor] Kampala -The ending wasn’t the most desirable one. The 4-0 loss to Club Africain on Friday night was a reminder of the chasm between Uganda’s League and Cup champions and the continent’s foremost football sides.

[Monitor] Kampala -The ending wasn't the most desirable one. The 4-0 loss to Club Africain on Friday night was a reminder of the chasm between Uganda's League and Cup champions and the continent's foremost football sides.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Military Battling 14 Security Threats Nationwide, Says Defence Chief

[Guardian] The Chief of Defence Staff, Gen. Abayomi Olonisakin, says in New York that Nigerian military is currently confronting no fewer than 14 security threats across the country.

[Guardian] The Chief of Defence Staff, Gen. Abayomi Olonisakin, says in New York that Nigerian military is currently confronting no fewer than 14 security threats across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria Develops New Schemes for Agricultural Export to Europe, Others

[Premium Times] Olusegun Awolowo, Executive Director. Nigerian Export Promotion Council, NEPC, says the Federal Government has developed “Conduits of Excellence (CoE)” to ensure consistent and stringent quality management for all exportable products.

[Premium Times] Olusegun Awolowo, Executive Director. Nigerian Export Promotion Council, NEPC, says the Federal Government has developed "Conduits of Excellence (CoE)" to ensure consistent and stringent quality management for all exportable products.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

“Rate At Which Girls Are Spending Time On Social Network Is Worrisome” – Sultan

[Premium Times] The Sultan of Sokoto, Saad Abubakar, has expressed concern at a development where social media are diverting the attention of students in the country.

[Premium Times] The Sultan of Sokoto, Saad Abubakar, has expressed concern at a development where social media are diverting the attention of students in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Why We Defeated APC in Osun West – Makarfi PDP

[Premium Times] A faction of the Peoples Democratic Party led by Ahmed Makarfi on Sunday congratulated the winner of the Osun West bye-election, Ademola Adeleke, saying the outcome is a reflection of a reawakening within the party.

[Premium Times] A faction of the Peoples Democratic Party led by Ahmed Makarfi on Sunday congratulated the winner of the Osun West bye-election, Ademola Adeleke, saying the outcome is a reflection of a reawakening within the party.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Anti-Trafficking Agency, Naptip, to Work in London Airports – Official

[Premium Times] The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons, NAPTIP, says it has received approval for its operatives to work at the Heathrow and Gatwick Airports in London.

[Premium Times] The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons, NAPTIP, says it has received approval for its operatives to work at the Heathrow and Gatwick Airports in London.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Abacha Planned to Kill Me, Abiola, Yar’Adua – Obasanjo

[This Day] Former President Olusegun Obasanjo last night reflected on his prison’s experience, revealing that former Head of State, Gen. Sani Abacha, “decided and determined” to kill him, but God rescued from the plot to poison him.

[This Day] Former President Olusegun Obasanjo last night reflected on his prison's experience, revealing that former Head of State, Gen. Sani Abacha, "decided and determined" to kill him, but God rescued from the plot to poison him.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Osun West Senatorial By-Election – Sheriff, Makarfi Claim PDP’s Victory

[Leadership] Abuja -The warring factions in the People Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday temporarily sheathed their swords as they celebrated the victory of Otunba Nurudeen Adeleke, who flew the party’s flag at Osun West Senatorial By-Election.

[Leadership] Abuja -The warring factions in the People Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday temporarily sheathed their swords as they celebrated the victory of Otunba Nurudeen Adeleke, who flew the party's flag at Osun West Senatorial By-Election.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria