‘135,500 Bags of Rice Donated By China to IDPs Intact’

[Guardian] Bags of rice donated to the Federal Government by its Chinese counterpart are still intact, according to the Director-General of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Engr. Mustapha Maihaja He said the 135,500 bags of rice were wo…

[Guardian] Bags of rice donated to the Federal Government by its Chinese counterpart are still intact, according to the Director-General of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Engr. Mustapha Maihaja He said the 135,500 bags of rice were worth N2.4billion with a little above N400million demurrage paid for clearance.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Woman Stripped Naked, Risks Jungle Justice Over Alleged Murder

[Guardian] Policemen at Zone 9 command, Umuhia, Abia State, have begun investigation into the mob attack on a woman in Amuda community, Abia, over claims that her face appeared in a herbalist mirror as killer of a native of the community last month.

[Guardian] Policemen at Zone 9 command, Umuhia, Abia State, have begun investigation into the mob attack on a woman in Amuda community, Abia, over claims that her face appeared in a herbalist mirror as killer of a native of the community last month.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

How Mukanya Formed Blacks Unlimited

[The Herald] Thomas “Mukanya” Mapfumo’s journey in music has been long. It has had its twists and turns. He has encountered happy and sad moments in a career of more than four decades. Now a legend and revered singer, Mukanya’s beginning was a struggle…

[The Herald] Thomas "Mukanya" Mapfumo's journey in music has been long. It has had its twists and turns. He has encountered happy and sad moments in a career of more than four decades. Now a legend and revered singer, Mukanya's beginning was a struggle, just like many musicians of his time.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mapfumo’s Team for Homecoming Bira

[The Herald] Mukanya has worked with various instrumentalists and vocalists. Many will perform with him at the homecoming bira at Glamis Arena on Saturday. Some came with him from the US, others are based in the UK; some are from SA while others are lo…

[The Herald] Mukanya has worked with various instrumentalists and vocalists. Many will perform with him at the homecoming bira at Glamis Arena on Saturday. Some came with him from the US, others are based in the UK; some are from SA while others are locally-based.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

President Kenyatta Leads Kenyans in Emotional Send Off for Pluralist Democracy Icon, Kenneth Matiba

[Kenya Presidency] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta today led Kenyans in paying emotional tributes to Kenneth Matiba, icon of the fight for multi-party democracy in what became known as the second liberation.

[Kenya Presidency] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta today led Kenyans in paying emotional tributes to Kenneth Matiba, icon of the fight for multi-party democracy in what became known as the second liberation.

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Govt Urged to End Benue Killings

[Guardian] A group, the Benue Valley Professional Network has urged the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari to put an end to the incessant killings in Benue State and other Middle Belt region.

[Guardian] A group, the Benue Valley Professional Network has urged the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari to put an end to the incessant killings in Benue State and other Middle Belt region.

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