Govt Insists Malawi Maize Scandal Is a Private Affair

[Zambia Reports] Chief Government Kampamba Mulenga has distanced the Zambian authorities from the mega million dollar deal maize scandal in Malawi that has seen the dismissal of the Malawian Minister of Agriculture George Chaponda. United Progressive P…

[Zambia Reports] Chief Government Kampamba Mulenga has distanced the Zambian authorities from the mega million dollar deal maize scandal in Malawi that has seen the dismissal of the Malawian Minister of Agriculture George Chaponda. United Progressive Party president Saviour Chishimba has implicated serving senior government officials among the Agriculture Minister Dora Siliya as having been involved in the saga.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

27-Yr-Old Sentenced to Death for Killing Human Rights Lawyer

[Vanguard] An Ikeja High Court yesterday sentenced 27-year-old Oluwaseun Oladapo, to death by hanging for murdering a Lagos based human rights lawyer, Mr Kunle Fadipe and his mother-in-law, Mrs Cecilia Owolabi.

[Vanguard] An Ikeja High Court yesterday sentenced 27-year-old Oluwaseun Oladapo, to death by hanging for murdering a Lagos based human rights lawyer, Mr Kunle Fadipe and his mother-in-law, Mrs Cecilia Owolabi.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Actor, Uche Maduagwu, Mocks Niyola’s Boobs

[Vanguard] Controversial Nollywood actor, Uche Maduagwu, has mocked sensational soul/jazz singer, Niyola for having a breasts that are out of shape. Camouflaging under the guise of praising her for her beauty,

[Vanguard] Controversial Nollywood actor, Uche Maduagwu, has mocked sensational soul/jazz singer, Niyola for having a breasts that are out of shape. Camouflaging under the guise of praising her for her beauty,

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

PDP – How Far Can Sheriff Go?

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Court of Appeal, Port Harcourt division last week affirmed Senator Ali Modu Sheriff as the substantive chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party. It was a ruling that both Senator Ali Modu Sheriff and Senator Ahmed Makarfi who had …

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Court of Appeal, Port Harcourt division last week affirmed Senator Ali Modu Sheriff as the substantive chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party. It was a ruling that both Senator Ali Modu Sheriff and Senator Ahmed Makarfi who had been locked in a leadership tussle for the soul of the biggest opposition party in the country had looked forward to with much anticipation and high expectation of victory.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

World’s Most Expensive Hospitals Patronised By Rich Nigerians

[Vanguard] When it comes to medical tourism, Nigerians rate amongst the most enthusiastic in the world. Tens of thousands troop to foreign hospitals every year, expending in excess of $1,000,000,000. At least 50 per cent of these patients travelling ab…

[Vanguard] When it comes to medical tourism, Nigerians rate amongst the most enthusiastic in the world. Tens of thousands troop to foreign hospitals every year, expending in excess of $1,000,000,000. At least 50 per cent of these patients travelling abroad are headed for destinations in Europe, Asia, America and other parts of the world.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigerians Resort to Self-Defence Against Xenophobic Attacks in South Africa

[Vanguard] Nigerians resident in South Africa resorted to self-defence yesterday in the face of xenophobic attacks by South Africans, who specifically targeted them in the latest wave of attacks against black immigrants, Saturday Vanguard learnt.

[Vanguard] Nigerians resident in South Africa resorted to self-defence yesterday in the face of xenophobic attacks by South Africans, who specifically targeted them in the latest wave of attacks against black immigrants, Saturday Vanguard learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Winning Academy Awards – a Valid Dream for Nollywood

[Vanguard] It didn’t shock me last year when the Academy Awards became the target of a boycott based on critics’ perception that its all-white nominee list – for the second straight year – reflected its bias.

[Vanguard] It didn't shock me last year when the Academy Awards became the target of a boycott based on critics' perception that its all-white nominee list - for the second straight year - reflected its bias.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Morocco Seeks to Join ECOWAS

[Premium Times] Morocco, a north African country, has officially requested to join the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) as a full member.

[Premium Times] Morocco, a north African country, has officially requested to join the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) as a full member.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco