Evans Files Fresh Charges, Seeks N300 Million Damages

[Guardian] Suspected kidnapping kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, a.k.a. Evans, has again dragged the Inspector General of Police, and three others before a Federal High Court in Lagos over his alleged illegal detention.

[Guardian] Suspected kidnapping kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, a.k.a. Evans, has again dragged the Inspector General of Police, and three others before a Federal High Court in Lagos over his alleged illegal detention.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Raising Public Awareness in Favour of Sustainable Development Goals

[Government of Mauritius] A collective call to raise public awareness on the adoption of sustainable development goals in the face of the challenges of the climate change was at the fore of a debate held yesterday at the State House, Le Réduit. Discussions focused on climate change, its adverse impacts on agriculture, health, environment and sea, and the need to tap new opportunities amidst the numerous challenges.

[Government of Mauritius] A collective call to raise public awareness on the adoption of sustainable development goals in the face of the challenges of the climate change was at the fore of a debate held yesterday at the State House, Le Réduit. Discussions focused on climate change, its adverse impacts on agriculture, health, environment and sea, and the need to tap new opportunities amidst the numerous challenges.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Anxiety Grips Candidates As Appeals Committee Presents Verdicts Today

[Guardian] Anxiety has gripped most of the candidates that protested the conduct and outcome of the June 13 federations’ elections in Abuja, as the appeals committee set up by the sports ministry to look into their cases release its findings today.

[Guardian] Anxiety has gripped most of the candidates that protested the conduct and outcome of the June 13 federations' elections in Abuja, as the appeals committee set up by the sports ministry to look into their cases release its findings today.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Education – ICT Project Underway to Ensure School Connectivity

[Government of Mauritius] The different educational reforms geared towards empowering children ensure that they are exposed to information technology, which is fundamental for their development. The Ministry is coming up with a project to ensure connec…

[Government of Mauritius] The different educational reforms geared towards empowering children ensure that they are exposed to information technology, which is fundamental for their development. The Ministry is coming up with a project to ensure connectivity in all schools which will be implemented in secondary schools this year and eventually extended to the primary schools.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Evans the Kidnapper and the Rest of Us

[Guardian] Recently, the media was awash with news of the arrest of a kingpin notorious for armed robbery and kidnapping, Chukwudubem Onwuamadike, known as Evans. He was arrested in his palatial home at Magodo area of Lagos State. As usual, Nigerians c…

[Guardian] Recently, the media was awash with news of the arrest of a kingpin notorious for armed robbery and kidnapping, Chukwudubem Onwuamadike, known as Evans. He was arrested in his palatial home at Magodo area of Lagos State. As usual, Nigerians celebrated his arrest. They always demonstrate outrage in unison against petty stealing and such other acts of desperation often caused by hunger and immediate need. It is worse usually against a felon who has inflicted pain and desolation on his fellow citizens.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Rush Hour!

[New Republic] The manner in which President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is conducting her activities at this point in time with less than six months to the extremity to her presidency is raising eyebrows in some quarters.

[New Republic] The manner in which President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is conducting her activities at this point in time with less than six months to the extremity to her presidency is raising eyebrows in some quarters.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Ellen to Present Draft Act to Legislature for Repeal

[New Republic] The Minister of Information Cultural Affairs and Tourism has disclosed that President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf will in two weeks present to the national legislature the draft Act that seeks to de-criminalize free speech offences.

[New Republic] The Minister of Information Cultural Affairs and Tourism has disclosed that President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf will in two weeks present to the national legislature the draft Act that seeks to de-criminalize free speech offences.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Cooper Makes Case for Young People, State of Liberia – ‘Neglected Generation’

[New Republic] Besides Providence, no one exactly knows who will win October’s elections in which dozens of highly venerated Liberians of different ages and persuasions have put themselves forward for the mantle of leadership. Among them is MacDella Co…

[New Republic] Besides Providence, no one exactly knows who will win October's elections in which dozens of highly venerated Liberians of different ages and persuasions have put themselves forward for the mantle of leadership. Among them is MacDella Cooper, an endowed young Liberian, whose vision is a Liberia loosed from the manacles of setbacks said to be caused by mere selfishness and self-elevation by past and present leaders only interested in building bridges for themselves and cronies. As The New Republic, the pres

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Want a Comfy Ride to Seychelles? Qatar Airways Named Best Airline

[Seychelles News Agency] An airline that makes regular flights to Seychelles – Qatar Airways – has been awarded the ranking of top airline in the world for 2017, while Seychelles’ national carrier, Air Seychelles, dropped 13 places.

[Seychelles News Agency] An airline that makes regular flights to Seychelles - Qatar Airways - has been awarded the ranking of top airline in the world for 2017, while Seychelles' national carrier, Air Seychelles, dropped 13 places.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles