Church Offers Age-Old Sanctuary to South Sudan’s Dispossessed

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Wau -Below a painted scene of African mud huts and a crucified Christ, eight-year-old Juma lies on a blue metal bed, recovering from malaria.

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Wau -Below a painted scene of African mud huts and a crucified Christ, eight-year-old Juma lies on a blue metal bed, recovering from malaria.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Police Deployed in Kisumu as Supreme Court Makes Decision

[Nation] There has been heavy police deployment in Kisumu Town ahead of Friday’s Supreme Court verdict on the election petition filed by National Super Alliance (Nasa) Presidential candidate Raila Odinga.

[Nation] There has been heavy police deployment in Kisumu Town ahead of Friday's Supreme Court verdict on the election petition filed by National Super Alliance (Nasa) Presidential candidate Raila Odinga.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Govt Worries Over Annual 5,160 Deaths By Food Diseases

[Vanguard] Ilorin -The Federal Government has expressed regrets over the death of 5,160 Nigerians yearly from food-borne diseases and urged residents to take food safety serious.

[Vanguard] Ilorin -The Federal Government has expressed regrets over the death of 5,160 Nigerians yearly from food-borne diseases and urged residents to take food safety serious.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

I Pray for Nigeria to Witness More Development in Months, Years to Come – Aisha Buhari

[Vanguard] As Muslims celebrate Sallah today, the Nigerian first lady, Aisha Buhari, Friday, prayed Nigeria to witness more development and unity in months and years to come.

[Vanguard] As Muslims celebrate Sallah today, the Nigerian first lady, Aisha Buhari, Friday, prayed Nigeria to witness more development and unity in months and years to come.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Much Ado About Buhari’s Speech and the Rodents’ Invasion

[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari departed Abuja House in London on 19 August for Nigeria after a 105-day medical vacation. On arrival, all nooks and crannies of the country were lighted up in euphoria, pirouetting and funfair particularly the Fede…

[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari departed Abuja House in London on 19 August for Nigeria after a 105-day medical vacation. On arrival, all nooks and crannies of the country were lighted up in euphoria, pirouetting and funfair particularly the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja and All Progressives Congress, APC-controlled states.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria Vs Cameroon – Five Lions Super Eagles Should Be Wary of

[Guardian] This evening in Uyo, it will be a top-of-the-table clash when the Super Eagles of Nigeria take on reigning African Champions, the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon, in a World Cup qualifier, at the ‘nest of champions.’ The game will be the first leg of a double header against the Cameroonians in just four days, as the return leg comes up in Yaoundé, next Monday.

[Guardian] This evening in Uyo, it will be a top-of-the-table clash when the Super Eagles of Nigeria take on reigning African Champions, the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon, in a World Cup qualifier, at the 'nest of champions.' The game will be the first leg of a double header against the Cameroonians in just four days, as the return leg comes up in Yaoundé, next Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

How Anambra Governorship Election Will Be Decided – Report

[Premium Times] Godfatherism, power rotation, the agitation for the breakaway state of Biafra and intra-party disagreements are some of the key issues that will determine the governorship election in Anambra State in November, a study by the Centre for…

[Premium Times] Godfatherism, power rotation, the agitation for the breakaway state of Biafra and intra-party disagreements are some of the key issues that will determine the governorship election in Anambra State in November, a study by the Centre for Democracy and Development, a not-for-profit research and advocacy group has revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lions Must Fall, Fans Tell Mikel, Others

[Guardian] It is another day of great encounter between Nigeria and Cameroun, but the tension has reached fever pitch. However, despite the anxiety generated by the match, Nigerians believe the Coach Gernot Rohr-led team has enough fire power to tame t…

[Guardian] It is another day of great encounter between Nigeria and Cameroun, but the tension has reached fever pitch. However, despite the anxiety generated by the match, Nigerians believe the Coach Gernot Rohr-led team has enough fire power to tame the Indomitable Lions.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria Vs Cameroon Preview – Super Eagles Ready to Cage Lions in Uyo

[Premium Times] The race to get to Russia 2018 will enter another phase this Friday for the Super Eagles as they take on the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon in the first of their two games in the qualifying series.

[Premium Times] The race to get to Russia 2018 will enter another phase this Friday for the Super Eagles as they take on the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon in the first of their two games in the qualifying series.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon