Libya Slavery – Joshua Iginla Begs Youth to Stay Home, Develop Nigeria

[Premium Times] The founder and the general overseer of Champions Royal Assembly, Kubwa, Abuja, Joshua Iginla, has joined his voice to the widespread condemnation greeting the alleged killings of migrants and human trafficking going on in the country, …

[Premium Times] The founder and the general overseer of Champions Royal Assembly, Kubwa, Abuja, Joshua Iginla, has joined his voice to the widespread condemnation greeting the alleged killings of migrants and human trafficking going on in the country, describing it as man's wickedness against another.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Ogundana – a Life Lived in Full

[Guardian] As I joined numerous friends, family and the Anglican Church of Nigeria to celebrate the life and times of the Rt. Reverend Elijah Oluremi Ogundana, I will reflect on what his sojourn with us meant for the church and the community he loved a…

[Guardian] As I joined numerous friends, family and the Anglican Church of Nigeria to celebrate the life and times of the Rt. Reverend Elijah Oluremi Ogundana, I will reflect on what his sojourn with us meant for the church and the community he loved and served so diligently.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Pressure Over Missing Journalist Mounts

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Mwananchi Communications Limited (MCL) yesterday continued to pressure authorities and human rights organisations to intensify the search for its journalist, Azory Gwanda, who has been missing for 18 days now.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Mwananchi Communications Limited (MCL) yesterday continued to pressure authorities and human rights organisations to intensify the search for its journalist, Azory Gwanda, who has been missing for 18 days now.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Gunmen Kidnap Plateau PDP Chairman, Sango, Demand N100 Million Ransom

[Guardian] Jos -Abductors who kidnapped the Plateau State Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Damishi Sango, on Wednesday have asked for a N100 million ransom.

[Guardian] Jos -Abductors who kidnapped the Plateau State Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Damishi Sango, on Wednesday have asked for a N100 million ransom.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

PDP Convention – It’s Risky to Elect Anyone With EFCC Case, Kashamu Warns

[This Day] Ahead of Saturday’s national convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), the senator representing Ogun East senatorial district in the National Assembly, Buruji Kashamu, has drawn the attention of delegates, leaders and stakeholders of…

[This Day] Ahead of Saturday's national convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), the senator representing Ogun East senatorial district in the National Assembly, Buruji Kashamu, has drawn the attention of delegates, leaders and stakeholders of the party to media reports that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) was planning to re-arrest some aspirants accused of corruption cases.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

The Landscape of Nigeria and Party Politics

[Guardian] The political happenings in the land of Nigeria may not be interesting to many for a number of reasons. One of such reasons is the idea that politics as it is practiced in Nigeria lack substance and has no dept. To them the political landsca…

[Guardian] The political happenings in the land of Nigeria may not be interesting to many for a number of reasons. One of such reasons is the idea that politics as it is practiced in Nigeria lack substance and has no dept. To them the political landscape seems to be empty and nothing is being taught or learnt by party members and those who are not in politics.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

PDP On Edge As Convention Holds Tomorrow

[Guardian] In a make-or-mar convention tomorrow, major opposition platform, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has a rare opportunity of redefining itself as a political party worthy of the confidence of Nigerians as the country’s democracy advances fu…

[Guardian] In a make-or-mar convention tomorrow, major opposition platform, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has a rare opportunity of redefining itself as a political party worthy of the confidence of Nigerians as the country’s democracy advances further.

Slavery, Deaths & the Mediterranean Journey

[Guardian] While stories of Africans dying while attempting to cross the Mediterranean have been pervasive, tales of modern day slavery have made headlines causing a global outcry. Sadly many young Nigerians have been involved in this gruesome misadven…

[Guardian] While stories of Africans dying while attempting to cross the Mediterranean have been pervasive, tales of modern day slavery have made headlines causing a global outcry. Sadly many young Nigerians have been involved in this gruesome misadventure. Abike Dabiri-Erewa; Senior Special Assistant on Foreign affairs and Diaspora to President Muhammadu Buhari joined CNBC Africa's Esther Awoniyi to discuss this.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria