100 Inmates Freed From Kirikiri Prison

[Premium Times] A total of 100 inmates were set free from the Kirikiri Medium Prison on Thursday as part of initiatives of the Nigerian Prisons Service (NPS) at de-congesting the prisons.

[Premium Times] A total of 100 inmates were set free from the Kirikiri Medium Prison on Thursday as part of initiatives of the Nigerian Prisons Service (NPS) at de-congesting the prisons.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

5 Interesting Nigerian Marriage Traditions

[Vanguard] With 250 ethnic groups, Nigeria can be easily be referred to as a culturally rich country with different ethnic backgrounds and culturally resplendent practices to admire. Marriage traditions is one of such culturally resplendent practices a…

[Vanguard] With 250 ethnic groups, Nigeria can be easily be referred to as a culturally rich country with different ethnic backgrounds and culturally resplendent practices to admire. Marriage traditions is one of such culturally resplendent practices and Jumia Travel, the leading online travel agency, shares 5 interesting Nigerian marriage traditions to know.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Northern Coalition to Hold 1 Million March October 1st

[Vanguard] Kano -A pan Arewa Group, Arewa Summit Development Initiative Thursday in Kano announced plan to staged a one million man march in Kano by October 1st to draw awareness on the multifaceted problems bedevilling the region.

[Vanguard] Kano -A pan Arewa Group, Arewa Summit Development Initiative Thursday in Kano announced plan to staged a one million man march in Kano by October 1st to draw awareness on the multifaceted problems bedevilling the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Naija Bet Reacts to Betting Odd On Buhari’s Return

[Guardian] A Nigerian sports betting firm has dismissed claims that it disrespected the country’s ailing president, Muhammadu Buhari, who is currently in London undergoing treatment for an undisclosed ailment.

[Guardian] A Nigerian sports betting firm has dismissed claims that it disrespected the country's ailing president, Muhammadu Buhari, who is currently in London undergoing treatment for an undisclosed ailment.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria Signs Oil Financing Deals With Shell, Chevron

[Guardian] Nigeria has signed financing deals with oil majors Shell and Chevron to develop projects that would boost reserves and revenue, the state-run oil firm said on Thursday.

[Guardian] Nigeria has signed financing deals with oil majors Shell and Chevron to develop projects that would boost reserves and revenue, the state-run oil firm said on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Reprieve for Special Permit Holders in South Africa

[New Zimbabwe] The South African cabinet on Thursday agreed to the re-application process for Zimbabwe Special Permits (ZSP) bringing relief to thousands of permit holders whose future in the neighbouring country had become uncertain.

[New Zimbabwe] The South African cabinet on Thursday agreed to the re-application process for Zimbabwe Special Permits (ZSP) bringing relief to thousands of permit holders whose future in the neighbouring country had become uncertain.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Artists to Reap Big From Copyright Act Amendment

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The minister for Information, Culture, Arts and Sports Dr Harrison Mwakyembe has promised to form a team, which will work on the amendment of the Copyright Act, before the end of the month.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The minister for Information, Culture, Arts and Sports Dr Harrison Mwakyembe has promised to form a team, which will work on the amendment of the Copyright Act, before the end of the month.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania