World Cup – Eagles to Play Egypt, Two Others in Friendlies – NFF

[Daily Trust] As part of preparations for next year’s World Cup in Russia, the Super Eagles of Nigeria will play friendly matches with three countries between January and May next year, the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has said.

[Daily Trust] As part of preparations for next year's World Cup in Russia, the Super Eagles of Nigeria will play friendly matches with three countries between January and May next year, the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Fuel Consumers Flay NNPC As Queues Persist in Abuja

[Guardian] Abuja -While fuel scarcity seems to have eased in some cities across the country, fuel consumers in Abuja have decried the persistent long queues in the Federal Capital Territory, accusing the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) o…

[Guardian] Abuja -While fuel scarcity seems to have eased in some cities across the country, fuel consumers in Abuja have decried the persistent long queues in the Federal Capital Territory, accusing the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) of irrational distribution of products.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mixed Reactions Trail Appeal Court’s Ruling Stopping EFCC From Prosecuting Judges

[Guardian] Mixed reactions have trailed the Court of Appeal’s ruling stopping the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) from prosecuting serving judges.

[Guardian] Mixed reactions have trailed the Court of Appeal's ruling stopping the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) from prosecuting serving judges.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Investigation ‘Issues’ Delay Hannah Cornelius Murder Trial

[News24Wire] The Stellenbosch Magistrate’s Court has postponed the case of four men, accused of raping and murdering Stellenbosch student Hannah Cornelius, due to “issues” in the investigation.

[News24Wire] The Stellenbosch Magistrate's Court has postponed the case of four men, accused of raping and murdering Stellenbosch student Hannah Cornelius, due to "issues" in the investigation.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Sailing Competition to Return to Seychelles Next Year, Attracting International Teams

[Seychelles News Agency] The Seychelles Regatta sailing competition returns to the island nation’s shores next year after a five-year break, a top tourism official said on Monday.

[Seychelles News Agency] The Seychelles Regatta sailing competition returns to the island nation's shores next year after a five-year break, a top tourism official said on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

Senate – Scarcity of Funds Threatening Interventions in North East

[This Day] Abuja -The Senate Committee on Special Duties has warned that the interventions for persons affected by the activities of Boko Haram, are being threatened by paucity of funds, being experienced by the committee.

[This Day] Abuja -The Senate Committee on Special Duties has warned that the interventions for persons affected by the activities of Boko Haram, are being threatened by paucity of funds, being experienced by the committee.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Without Amending Nesrea’s Law, Green Economy Not Achievable, Says National Assembly

[This Day] Abuja -The National Assembly on Tuesday said achieving a green economy would be difficult if the law setting up the National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA) is not amended.

[This Day] Abuja -The National Assembly on Tuesday said achieving a green economy would be difficult if the law setting up the National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA) is not amended.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria