A Glimpse Into the Lives of Lagosians

[RFI] In this month’s Africa: Stories in the 55, we speak with Nigerian novelist Ayo Sogunro, who brings to life- and death – the spirit of Lagos and Lagosians in his collection of short stories and poetry “The wonderful Life of Senator Boniface and ot…

[RFI] In this month's Africa: Stories in the 55, we speak with Nigerian novelist Ayo Sogunro, who brings to life- and death - the spirit of Lagos and Lagosians in his collection of short stories and poetry "The wonderful Life of Senator Boniface and other Sorry Tales."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tourism Industry Growing Amidst Challenges – Ministry

[Ethiopian Herald] The Ministry of Culture and Tourism said it has set to earn 4.5 billion USD from 1.2 million tourists expected to visit Ethiopia this fiscal year. Wide range of activities has been underway to realize the aspirations set in the secon…

[Ethiopian Herald] The Ministry of Culture and Tourism said it has set to earn 4.5 billion USD from 1.2 million tourists expected to visit Ethiopia this fiscal year. Wide range of activities has been underway to realize the aspirations set in the second GTP attracting two million tourists and earn six billion USD.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Age Limit Motion Missing On Order Paper As Kadaga Keeps Everyone Guessing

[Monitor] Kampala -The much-anticipated debate on the removal of the presidential age limit may not happen on Tuesday as expected, with the subject missing on the day’s Order Paper circulated by Parliament.

[Monitor] Kampala -The much-anticipated debate on the removal of the presidential age limit may not happen on Tuesday as expected, with the subject missing on the day's Order Paper circulated by Parliament.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Scuffle Breaks Out At Parliament, City Hall

[Monitor] Kampala -There are sporadic confrontations happening at Parliament and the nearby City Hall between lawmakers and councillors on the one side and police on the other as the law enforcement agencies scramble to restrain the political leaders f…

[Monitor] Kampala -There are sporadic confrontations happening at Parliament and the nearby City Hall between lawmakers and councillors on the one side and police on the other as the law enforcement agencies scramble to restrain the political leaders from accessing their offices with the red bandanas.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Academy Offering Evidence Based Advice to Govt, Promoting Scientific Culture

[Ethiopian Herald] The Ethiopian Academy of Sciences said it is offering evidence based advice to the government on critical issues of development and promoting scientific culture as well as disseminating research findings.

[Ethiopian Herald] The Ethiopian Academy of Sciences said it is offering evidence based advice to the government on critical issues of development and promoting scientific culture as well as disseminating research findings.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Adamawa Assembly Sacks Deputy Speaker, Principal Officers

[Guardian] The Adamawa House of Assembly on Monday impeached four of the principal officers, including the Deputy Speaker, Mr Sunday Peter, and the Majority Leader, Alhaji Musa Mahmud.

[Guardian] The Adamawa House of Assembly on Monday impeached four of the principal officers, including the Deputy Speaker, Mr Sunday Peter, and the Majority Leader, Alhaji Musa Mahmud.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Proscription of IPOB – It’s Not Over

[Guardian] The Federal Government’s management of the Indigenous People of Biafra’s (IPOB’s) political challenge has remarkably reshaped the colour and points of discussion of the complex nature of Nigeria’s diversity in recent weeks. And how the denou…

[Guardian] The Federal Government's management of the Indigenous People of Biafra's (IPOB's) political challenge has remarkably reshaped the colour and points of discussion of the complex nature of Nigeria's diversity in recent weeks. And how the denouement will affect the delicate balance of forces and fault lines in the volatile polity is still hazy as leaders at all levels are rebuilding bridges to defuse matters arising.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ogba Zoo Attack – We Are On Top of Security Situation, Obaseki Assures

[Vanguard] The Governor of Edo State, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has assured Edo people and Nigerians that his administration is on top of the security situation in the state.

[Vanguard] The Governor of Edo State, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has assured Edo people and Nigerians that his administration is on top of the security situation in the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria