WARIF Trains 500 TBAs to Reduce Gender-Based Violence

[Guardian] The Women At Risk International Foundation (WARIF) has unveiled plans to reduce the increasing spate of rape, sexual assault and human trafficking among young girls and women in Nigeria by 30 per cent within a 12 months period.

[Guardian] The Women At Risk International Foundation (WARIF) has unveiled plans to reduce the increasing spate of rape, sexual assault and human trafficking among young girls and women in Nigeria by 30 per cent within a 12 months period.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NSE’s Market Capitalisation Plummets By N37 Billion

[Guardian] Price losses outweighed gains on the equity sector of the Nigerian Stock Exchange, as many highly capitalised stocks depreciated in price, causing market capitalisation to slide marginally N37 billion.

[Guardian] Price losses outweighed gains on the equity sector of the Nigerian Stock Exchange, as many highly capitalised stocks depreciated in price, causing market capitalisation to slide marginally N37 billion.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Operation Uya Pamwe On Fire – Rural Safety Strategy Launched in Limpopo

[SAPS] The Provincial Operation “UYA PAMWE”, meaning “we are together” was conducted in the Hoedspruit policing area outside Phalaborwa. The operation was composed of members from the SAPS Provincial Units, Cluster and Stations, Hoedspruit Farm Watcher…

[SAPS] The Provincial Operation "UYA PAMWE", meaning "we are together" was conducted in the Hoedspruit policing area outside Phalaborwa. The operation was composed of members from the SAPS Provincial Units, Cluster and Stations, Hoedspruit Farm Watchers, Town Watchers, Department of Home Affairs, Traffic and the Private Securities such as the Anti-Poaching Unit and Pro-track.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

House Asks Govt to Declare State of Emergency On Bad Roads

[This Day] Abuja -The House of Representatives thursday passed a resolution urging the federal government to declare a state of emergency on the dilapidated federal roads in the country as well as initiate measures to rehabilitate them.

[This Day] Abuja -The House of Representatives thursday passed a resolution urging the federal government to declare a state of emergency on the dilapidated federal roads in the country as well as initiate measures to rehabilitate them.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

The SAPS Provincial Woman’s Network Dialogue in the Thohoyandou Cluster

[SAPS] The SAPS Provincial Woman’s Nertwork was today held in the Thohoyandou Cluster led by the Deputy Provincial Commissioner HRM, Major General Christine Morakaladi accompanied by the SAPS Thohoyandou Cluster Commander, Major General Rosina Mulaudzi…

[SAPS] The SAPS Provincial Woman's Nertwork was today held in the Thohoyandou Cluster led by the Deputy Provincial Commissioner HRM, Major General Christine Morakaladi accompanied by the SAPS Thohoyandou Cluster Commander, Major General Rosina Mulaudzi at Munkisi Hall.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Civilians Targeted as Violence Surges

[HRW] Nairobi -Violence threatening civilians has surged in recent months in the Central African Republic’s south-central and southeastern regions. To protect people at risk, the United Nations Security Council should renew the mandate of the UN peacekeeping mission before it ends on November 15, 2017, and approve an October 18 request by Secretary-General António Guterres for 900 more troops.

[HRW] Nairobi -Violence threatening civilians has surged in recent months in the Central African Republic's south-central and southeastern regions. To protect people at risk, the United Nations Security Council should renew the mandate of the UN peacekeeping mission before it ends on November 15, 2017, and approve an October 18 request by Secretary-General António Guterres for 900 more troops.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

NAFDAC Destroys N11.5 Million Worth of Expired Drugs, Consumables

[Premium Times] The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC in collaboration with the Niger State Ministry of Health and Hospital Services has destroyed expired drugs worth about N11.5 millon in the state.

[Premium Times] The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC in collaboration with the Niger State Ministry of Health and Hospital Services has destroyed expired drugs worth about N11.5 millon in the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lunda Sul – Official Defends Permanent Training of Police Officers

[ANGOP] Saurimo -The governor of the eastern Lunda Sul province Ernesto Kiteculo has defended the technical and professional training of the staff of the Interior Ministry, with a view to ensuring safety among citizens.

[ANGOP] Saurimo -The governor of the eastern Lunda Sul province Ernesto Kiteculo has defended the technical and professional training of the staff of the Interior Ministry, with a view to ensuring safety among citizens.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Military to Deploy Seven Ships, 37 Gunboats for Operation ‘Octopus Grip’ in N’delta

[This Day] Yenagoa -The Nigerian military said thursday that it was commencing a fresh operation, codenamed Operation Octopus Grip, in the waterways and creeks of the Niger Delta.

[This Day] Yenagoa -The Nigerian military said thursday that it was commencing a fresh operation, codenamed Operation Octopus Grip, in the waterways and creeks of the Niger Delta.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria