How Amaechi and Buhari Induced Nigeria’s Recession

[This Day] This has been a most interesting week for me. As many of my readers may have become aware, the minister of transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, gave an interview to some select papers (THISDAY thankfully not included) and repeated the lie that fo…

[This Day] This has been a most interesting week for me. As many of my readers may have become aware, the minister of transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, gave an interview to some select papers (THISDAY thankfully not included) and repeated the lie that former President Jonathan pilfered $49.8 billion from the national treasury and that is the reason why Nigeria drifted into recession.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tonto Dikeh Vows to Disgrace Churchill, Family Source

[Ghana Star] A source close to the Churchill family has described as laughable, claims by Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh that she bought her estranged husband, Olakunle Churchill, the vehicles they were driving.

[Ghana Star] A source close to the Churchill family has described as laughable, claims by Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh that she bought her estranged husband, Olakunle Churchill, the vehicles they were driving.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Effort to Control Communicable Diseases

[Shabait] Asmara -An integrated effort is being made to control communicable diseases, Dr. Araya Berhane, the head of communicable diseases control at the Ministry of Health, said.

[Shabait] Asmara -An integrated effort is being made to control communicable diseases, Dr. Araya Berhane, the head of communicable diseases control at the Ministry of Health, said.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Significant Progress in Fruit and Vegetable Farming

[Shabait] Asmara -Fruit and vegetable farmers in Habero sub-zone, Anseba region, said that following the construction of water diversion schemes and the drilling of water holes they have succeeded in registering commendable progress.

[Shabait] Asmara -Fruit and vegetable farmers in Habero sub-zone, Anseba region, said that following the construction of water diversion schemes and the drilling of water holes they have succeeded in registering commendable progress.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Govt Begs for International Help Against Boko Haram Terror

[VOA] On a Friday night in September 2014, Boko Haram fighters attacked the village of Guza in northeastern Nigeria, killing and kidnapping young boys as they burned homes and looted.

[VOA] On a Friday night in September 2014, Boko Haram fighters attacked the village of Guza in northeastern Nigeria, killing and kidnapping young boys as they burned homes and looted.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

IOM Launches Emergency Appeal Amid Famine Warning

[VOA] The International Organization for Migration (IOM) is appealing for $24.6 million to provide life-saving assistance to hundreds of thousands of the most vulnerable victims of Somalia’s drought. Many of them are now under threat of famine.

[VOA] The International Organization for Migration (IOM) is appealing for $24.6 million to provide life-saving assistance to hundreds of thousands of the most vulnerable victims of Somalia's drought. Many of them are now under threat of famine.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Drought Hurting Wildlife, Tourism

[VOA] Drought is hurting eastern Africa’s parks and game reserves, as well as the creatures that reside in them. The Kenya Wildlife Service says dozens of animals have already died because of the lack of water.

[VOA] Drought is hurting eastern Africa's parks and game reserves, as well as the creatures that reside in them. The Kenya Wildlife Service says dozens of animals have already died because of the lack of water.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Three Birds, One Shot – Turning Corrupt Money Into Electricity

[Daily Trust] The Federal Government is beginning to have success in courts with the forfeiture of stolen money. It’s my opinion that this is an opportunity to not only fight corruption, but also engage Nigerians and then provide the infrastructure tha…

[Daily Trust] The Federal Government is beginning to have success in courts with the forfeiture of stolen money. It's my opinion that this is an opportunity to not only fight corruption, but also engage Nigerians and then provide the infrastructure that we need the most: electricity.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Court Frees 35 Biafra Agitators

[Daily Trust] A Magistrate’s Court in Port Harcourt yesterday discharged 35 Biafra agitators charged with conspiracy to commit treasonable felony, for want of diligent prosecution. The accused were arrested on January 20 during a march to commemorate t…

[Daily Trust] A Magistrate's Court in Port Harcourt yesterday discharged 35 Biafra agitators charged with conspiracy to commit treasonable felony, for want of diligent prosecution. The accused were arrested on January 20 during a march to commemorate the inauguration of United States President Donald Trump.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria