How Lagos Govt’s ‘Administrative Lapses’ Tarnished Hopes of Young Athletes

[Premium Times] Administrative lapses by the Lagos State government has frustrated the sporting ambitions of dozens of young athletes and their coaches despite months of preparation.

[Premium Times] Administrative lapses by the Lagos State government has frustrated the sporting ambitions of dozens of young athletes and their coaches despite months of preparation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Former President Jonathan Speak On Super Eagles’ World Cup Qualification

[Premium Times] The Super Eagles squad for the 2019 AFCON qualifying match against Bafana Bafana of South Africa, in Uyo on Saturday (10/6/17). Bafana Bafana won 2-0. 03147/10/6/2017/Chidi Ohalete/BJO/NAN

[Premium Times] The Super Eagles squad for the 2019 AFCON qualifying match against Bafana Bafana of South Africa, in Uyo on Saturday (10/6/17). Bafana Bafana won 2-0. 03147/10/6/2017/Chidi Ohalete/BJO/NAN

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Are the Super Eagles Back to Winning Ways

[Guardian] On October 7, 2017, the Super Eagles of Nigeria defeated the Chipolopolos of Zambia by 1-0 at the Uyo Stadium in Akwa Ibom. Alex Iwobi’s second half goal sealed Nigeria’s qualification to the 2018 world cup in Russia and dashed the Zambian t…

[Guardian] On October 7, 2017, the Super Eagles of Nigeria defeated the Chipolopolos of Zambia by 1-0 at the Uyo Stadium in Akwa Ibom. Alex Iwobi's second half goal sealed Nigeria's qualification to the 2018 world cup in Russia and dashed the Zambian team's dream of featuring in the world cup.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Puts Bounty in Hunt for Suspected Al Shabaab Members

[Shabelle] The Government has in the last two years placed over Sh100 million bounty on heads of about 35 wanted terror suspects. The money is for reward on information leading to arrest of most wanted Al Shabaab militia.

[Shabelle] The Government has in the last two years placed over Sh100 million bounty on heads of about 35 wanted terror suspects. The money is for reward on information leading to arrest of most wanted Al Shabaab militia.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

UN Holds Amisom to Account Over Child Casualties

[Shabelle] The African Union Mission in Somalia (Amisom) was responsible for killing or maiming 42 children last year, the United Nations secretary-general said in a report issued on Friday.

[Shabelle] The African Union Mission in Somalia (Amisom) was responsible for killing or maiming 42 children last year, the United Nations secretary-general said in a report issued on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

‘Bill Disingenuous As Churches Fall Under NGO Categorisation’

[Vanguard] The Executive Director, Caritas Nigeria, an arm of the Catholic Secretariat of Nigeria (CSN), Rev. Fr Evaristus Bassey, in this statement, says the NGO Bill is disingenuous in many respects.

[Vanguard] The Executive Director, Caritas Nigeria, an arm of the Catholic Secretariat of Nigeria (CSN), Rev. Fr Evaristus Bassey, in this statement, says the NGO Bill is disingenuous in many respects.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Suspense in Ibadan Monarchy, As Crises Linger

[Guardian] The controversy that trailed the review of Olubadan declaration by Oyo State Governor Abiola Ajimobi and the protracted face-off between Oba Saliu Adetunji and members of Olubadan-in- council is getting worrisome, with fear of sudden removal…

[Guardian] The controversy that trailed the review of Olubadan declaration by Oyo State Governor Abiola Ajimobi and the protracted face-off between Oba Saliu Adetunji and members of Olubadan-in- council is getting worrisome, with fear of sudden removal of the monarch from office. This fear is palpable in the palace.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria