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

Special Report – How a Nigerian Law Is Suppressing Citizens’ Freedom On the Internet

[Premium Times] When Emenike Iroegbu set up his news platform three years ago, he saw it as a starting point in the future of quality community newspapering for an audience long deprived of alternative views and balanced reportage.

[Premium Times] When Emenike Iroegbu set up his news platform three years ago, he saw it as a starting point in the future of quality community newspapering for an audience long deprived of alternative views and balanced reportage.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

New Secretaries of State Speak of Priorities

[ANGOP] Luanda -The new Secretary of State for Human Rights and Citizenship, Ana Celeste Cardoso Januário, said Friday in Luanda that one of the priorities for the functions to be carried out here is to guarantee the dignity of the human person and of citizenship.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The new Secretary of State for Human Rights and Citizenship, Ana Celeste Cardoso Januário, said Friday in Luanda that one of the priorities for the functions to be carried out here is to guarantee the dignity of the human person and of citizenship.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Soccer – Asa Beat Jgm

[ANGOP] Luanda -ASA defeated on Saturday JGM of Huambo by 2-1 at Luanda’s Coqueiros Stadium in the 27th round of the National First Division Football Championship (Girabola2017).

[ANGOP] Luanda -ASA defeated on Saturday JGM of Huambo by 2-1 at Luanda's Coqueiros Stadium in the 27th round of the National First Division Football Championship (Girabola2017).

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

MCTU Appeals to Government for Minimum Wage Enforcement

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -Malawi Congress of Trade Unions (MCTU) has appealed to the Ministry of Labour to put in place monitoring mechanisms to ensure employers comply with government laws and policies such as that of minimum wage for employees.

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -Malawi Congress of Trade Unions (MCTU) has appealed to the Ministry of Labour to put in place monitoring mechanisms to ensure employers comply with government laws and policies such as that of minimum wage for employees.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

East African Bloc Condemns Deadly Attack in Somalia’s Mogadishu

[ANGOP] Addis Ababa -The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) on Sunday said it “is horrified by the unspeakable twin terror attacks” on Saturday in Somalia’s Mogadishu.

[ANGOP] Addis Ababa -The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) on Sunday said it "is horrified by the unspeakable twin terror attacks" on Saturday in Somalia's Mogadishu.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia