Struggle for the Creation of Rivers State

[This Day] As Rivers State celebrates the 50th anniversary of its creation, Mrs. Ella Prest, who witnessed the struggle, intrigues and personal sacrifices made by distinguished individuals from the riverine area for the creation of the state, captures …

[This Day] As Rivers State celebrates the 50th anniversary of its creation, Mrs. Ella Prest, who witnessed the struggle, intrigues and personal sacrifices made by distinguished individuals from the riverine area for the creation of the state, captures the sequence of events that led to the emergence of the state

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

The Precarious State of the Free Press

[Addis Fortune] On 3 May, World Press Freedom Day is celebrated across the Globe. Although it is a reminder to government of the need to respect its commitment to Press Freedom, there has always been a concern for freedom of expression of all views and…

[Addis Fortune] On 3 May, World Press Freedom Day is celebrated across the Globe. Although it is a reminder to government of the need to respect its commitment to Press Freedom, there has always been a concern for freedom of expression of all views and open debate.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

VP Chilima Underscores Unity of Purpose Land Forces Summit

[Nyasa Times] Malawi’s Vice President, Saulos Chilima has stressed the need to set aside imaginary boundaries, race and nationalities in combating regional and trans-regional security challenges and threats.

[Nyasa Times] Malawi's Vice President, Saulos Chilima has stressed the need to set aside imaginary boundaries, race and nationalities in combating regional and trans-regional security challenges and threats.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Football Body Issues Stern Warning to Yadah

[The Herald] IN a game pregnant with those who believe in the supernatural, there will be some who will claim it’s a powerful force that strikes once every 30 years — CAPS United hammering bitter rivals Dynamos 7-0 in 1987 at Rufaro and Bantu Rovers a…

[The Herald] IN a game pregnant with those who believe in the supernatural, there will be some who will claim it's a powerful force that strikes once every 30 years -- CAPS United hammering bitter rivals Dynamos 7-0 in 1987 at Rufaro and Bantu Rovers also getting seven goals in their massacre of Yadah Stars at Luveve on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Housing Projects Comply With Urban Agenda Goals

[ANGOP] Saurimo -The housing projects that have been carried out by the Angolan Government since 2009 comply with the basic goals of the new urban agenda and respond to the United Nations Universal Human Rights Declaration.

[ANGOP] Saurimo -The housing projects that have been carried out by the Angolan Government since 2009 comply with the basic goals of the new urban agenda and respond to the United Nations Universal Human Rights Declaration.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Law Expert Says Staging Own Kidnap Not an Offence

[Nyasa Times] Speaker of the National Assembly Richard Msowoya has said he would compel Rumphi east MP Kamlepo Kalua tell the House his side of the story on his abduction which Malawi Police has said it was staged.

[Nyasa Times] Speaker of the National Assembly Richard Msowoya has said he would compel Rumphi east MP Kamlepo Kalua tell the House his side of the story on his abduction which Malawi Police has said it was staged.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Cubans, Russians, Angolans Praised for Selfless Sacrifices

[New Era] Oshikuku -The Minister of Justice, Dr Albert Kawana, commended the people of Angola, the former Soviet Union and Cuba for their valiant and heroic contributions towards Namibia’s independence.

[New Era] Oshikuku -The Minister of Justice, Dr Albert Kawana, commended the people of Angola, the former Soviet Union and Cuba for their valiant and heroic contributions towards Namibia's independence.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia