Beatrice Chepkoech, Bethwell Birgen Triumph in Müller

[Nation] Kenyans Beatrice Chepkoech and Bethwell Birgen warmed up for the World Indoor Championships with firm victories in their 1,500m races at Müller Indoor Grand Prix in Glasgow, Scotland on Sunday.

[Nation] Kenyans Beatrice Chepkoech and Bethwell Birgen warmed up for the World Indoor Championships with firm victories in their 1,500m races at Müller Indoor Grand Prix in Glasgow, Scotland on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Tough Week Ahead as ODM Readies for Poll Petition Verdicts

[Nation] This will be an tense week for the Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) as several election petitions proceed in its Nyanza stronghold — Siaya, Migori, Nyamira, Kisii, Ugenya and Gem.

[Nation] This will be an tense week for the Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) as several election petitions proceed in its Nyanza stronghold -- Siaya, Migori, Nyamira, Kisii, Ugenya and Gem.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Finally, Govt Confirms 110 Dapchi School Girls Unaccounted for

[This Day] Lagos, Abuja and Maiduguri -The federal government has confirmed that 110 students of Government Girls’ Science and Technical College, Dapchi, Yobe State, are yet to be accounted for, after insurgents believed to be from a faction of the ter…

[This Day] Lagos, Abuja and Maiduguri -The federal government has confirmed that 110 students of Government Girls' Science and Technical College, Dapchi, Yobe State, are yet to be accounted for, after insurgents believed to be from a faction of the terror group, Boko Haram, invaded the school last Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Uganda Calls on Tanzania to Buy Surplus Sugar

[EA Business] Kampala -President Yoweri Museveni and his visiting Tanzanian counterpart, President John Joseph Pombe Magufuli have discussed areas of cooperation between their two countries at a meeting held at State House, Entebbe.

[EA Business] Kampala -President Yoweri Museveni and his visiting Tanzanian counterpart, President John Joseph Pombe Magufuli have discussed areas of cooperation between their two countries at a meeting held at State House, Entebbe.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

MPs Ramp Up Efforts to Conserve Forests as Drought Persists

[Nation] The National Assembly Environment and Natural Resources Committee has welcomed the government’s decision to impose a three-month ban on logging, terming it a right step towards reclaiming the country’s lost forest cover.

[Nation] The National Assembly Environment and Natural Resources Committee has welcomed the government's decision to impose a three-month ban on logging, terming it a right step towards reclaiming the country's lost forest cover.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

FIRS Lists Actions Against Tax Defaults Post-Vaids

[Vanguard] Chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Mr. Tunde Fowler, has advised prominent Nigerians with tax liabilities to take advantage of the Voluntary Assets and Income Declaration Scheme (VAIDS), as political, social or economic p…

[Vanguard] Chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Mr. Tunde Fowler, has advised prominent Nigerians with tax liabilities to take advantage of the Voluntary Assets and Income Declaration Scheme (VAIDS), as political, social or economic prominence will not insulate them from sanctions for non-declaration. Fowler gave the advice in an interview in Lagos on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

APC National Caucus Meets Today Over Oyegun, Others’ Tenure

[This Day] The national caucus of the All Progressives Congress (APC) is scheduled to meet tonight to discuss sundry issues plaguing the party, including the tenure of the National Working Committee (NWC) headed by Chief John Odigie-Oyegun.

[This Day] The national caucus of the All Progressives Congress (APC) is scheduled to meet tonight to discuss sundry issues plaguing the party, including the tenure of the National Working Committee (NWC) headed by Chief John Odigie-Oyegun.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria