Tutoring the Next Generation

[This Day] Nigeria’s leading lights in the literary world gathered under one roof recently to pass on the baton to the next generation of litterateurs. Luckily, Ijaw children mostly from schools in Bayelsa were the beneficiaries.

[This Day] Nigeria's leading lights in the literary world gathered under one roof recently to pass on the baton to the next generation of litterateurs. Luckily, Ijaw children mostly from schools in Bayelsa were the beneficiaries.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Do the Right Thing, Cyril – Maimane Hands Over Petition Calling for Zuma to Go

[News24Wire] Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane has handed over a petition of over 1 million signatures to deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa’s office calling on President Jacob Zuma to be removed.

[News24Wire] Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane has handed over a petition of over 1 million signatures to deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa's office calling on President Jacob Zuma to be removed.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Injuries Have No Respect to Reputation, Says Coe On King Rudisha

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Following the sudden withdrawal of world record holder David Rudisha for the IAAF London World Championships due to injury, world athletics governing body boss Sebastian Coe says the globe has been denied opportunity to witness th…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Following the sudden withdrawal of world record holder David Rudisha for the IAAF London World Championships due to injury, world athletics governing body boss Sebastian Coe says the globe has been denied opportunity to witness the greatest 800m runner of all time.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Seven Dead As Boko Haram Attacks Adamawa Community

[Premium Times] Boko Haram insurgents launched a night attack on Mildu village in Madagali Local Government Area of Adamawa State on Tuesday, killing seven people and injuring about 10 others, residents and officials have said.

[Premium Times] Boko Haram insurgents launched a night attack on Mildu village in Madagali Local Government Area of Adamawa State on Tuesday, killing seven people and injuring about 10 others, residents and officials have said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Obiri Out to Crown Her Fine Season in London

[Capital FM] London -When you’ve finished 10th, eighth, third and second at four global outdoor championships, there’s only one place left to progress: to the top of the podium.

[Capital FM] London -When you've finished 10th, eighth, third and second at four global outdoor championships, there's only one place left to progress: to the top of the podium.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Number of Nigerian Universities May Double

[Premium Times] Should regulatory authorities in Nigeria approve all the applications they received, the number of universities in the West African country would more than double.

[Premium Times] Should regulatory authorities in Nigeria approve all the applications they received, the number of universities in the West African country would more than double.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Woman Falls Into Trench, Sues City Council

[The Herald] A Harare woman is claiming $6 700 damages from Harare City Council after she fell into a trench and broke her ankle. Hellen Chivinge approached the Harare Civil Court yesterday accusing council of negligence after workers left an unsecured…

[The Herald] A Harare woman is claiming $6 700 damages from Harare City Council after she fell into a trench and broke her ankle. Hellen Chivinge approached the Harare Civil Court yesterday accusing council of negligence after workers left an unsecured trench.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Parallel Minibus Owners Association Registered

[Nyasa Times] Minibus Operators Association has been registered as a parallel grouping to the already exisiting Minibus Owners Association of Malawi (Moam), accusing it of being run as a personal entity with lack of accountability.

[Nyasa Times] Minibus Operators Association has been registered as a parallel grouping to the already exisiting Minibus Owners Association of Malawi (Moam), accusing it of being run as a personal entity with lack of accountability.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Dinnergate – Democratic Progressive Party Milks Council for Fundraiser

[Nyasa Times] Malawi’s governing Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) has been embroiled in a scandal of siphoning millions of kwacha from Blantyre, Mzuzu and other district councils for its Blue Night fundraising dinner and dance which took place at Kam…

[Nyasa Times] Malawi's governing Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) has been embroiled in a scandal of siphoning millions of kwacha from Blantyre, Mzuzu and other district councils for its Blue Night fundraising dinner and dance which took place at Kamuzu Palace in Lilongwe on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi