No End in Sight to Farmers’, Herdsmen Clashes

[This Day] Odimegwu Onwumere writes that despite lives and property lost to the clashes between farmers and Fulani herdsmen nationwide, the authorities seem incapable of finding a lasting solution to the menace

[This Day] Odimegwu Onwumere writes that despite lives and property lost to the clashes between farmers and Fulani herdsmen nationwide, the authorities seem incapable of finding a lasting solution to the menace

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Boko Haram – Adamawa Community Threatens to Relocate to Cameroon

[Premium Times] Following frequent attacks by Boko Haram insurgents, some community leaders in Madagali, Adamawa state, have threatened that their people would relocate to neighbouring Cameroon.

[Premium Times] Following frequent attacks by Boko Haram insurgents, some community leaders in Madagali, Adamawa state, have threatened that their people would relocate to neighbouring Cameroon.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Buhari Re-Assures On Protection of Women, Girls’ Rights

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari has re-assured Nigerians that the rights of women and girls will be protected, adding that there will be adequate female representation in governance.

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari has re-assured Nigerians that the rights of women and girls will be protected, adding that there will be adequate female representation in governance.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

60 Million Nigerians Are Illiterates – Minister

[Premium Times] Nigeria’s Minister of Education has expressed concern over the country’s high rate of illiteracy, saying some 60 million Nigerians, or 30 percent of the population, cannot read or write.

[Premium Times] Nigeria's Minister of Education has expressed concern over the country's high rate of illiteracy, saying some 60 million Nigerians, or 30 percent of the population, cannot read or write.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Senate Panel Probing Maina’s Recall in ‘Dramatic Turnaround’

[Premium Times] The complexion of the Senate probe into the controversial reinstatement of fugitive ex-pension reform task force boss, Abdulrasheed Maina, into the federal civil service appeared to have changed dramatically.

[Premium Times] The complexion of the Senate probe into the controversial reinstatement of fugitive ex-pension reform task force boss, Abdulrasheed Maina, into the federal civil service appeared to have changed dramatically.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Police Hold All-Out Road Safety Drive

[New Times] The road safety campaign Police launched a fortnight ago continued, yesterday, with the Force leadership, commissioners and senior officers taking to the streets and highways to preach road safety.

[New Times] The road safety campaign Police launched a fortnight ago continued, yesterday, with the Force leadership, commissioners and senior officers taking to the streets and highways to preach road safety.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Zodwa Wabantu Plans Zim Tour Post Mugabe Resignation

[New Zimbabwe] AS Zimbabweans around the world celebrate the resignation of former president Robert Mugabe, SA dancer Zodwa Wabantu has u-turned on her decision to not perform in Zimbabwe until she had received a letter from the statesman.

[New Zimbabwe] AS Zimbabweans around the world celebrate the resignation of former president Robert Mugabe, SA dancer Zodwa Wabantu has u-turned on her decision to not perform in Zimbabwe until she had received a letter from the statesman.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Human Rights Watch Wants Army to Explain Arrests of Mugabe Loyalists

[New Zimbabwe] A GLOBAL human rights lobby group has demanded that the Zimbabwe Defence Forces (ZDF) publicly explain the claimed arrests and detention without trial of Robert Mugabe loyalists in the outgoing cabinet.

[New Zimbabwe] A GLOBAL human rights lobby group has demanded that the Zimbabwe Defence Forces (ZDF) publicly explain the claimed arrests and detention without trial of Robert Mugabe loyalists in the outgoing cabinet.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe