Nigeria Invites Mikel, Moses, Ighalo, 20 Others for Zambia

[Daily Trust] Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr, has called up 23 players for the all-important 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier against the Chipolopolo of Zambia in Uyo on Oct. 7.

[Daily Trust] Super Eagles' Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr, has called up 23 players for the all-important 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier against the Chipolopolo of Zambia in Uyo on Oct. 7.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Unicef Wants 4 Weeks Paid Paternity Leave in Nigeria

[Vanguard] The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) on Tuesday recommended six months paid maternity leave and four weeks paid paternity leave to ensure healthy development of young children.

[Vanguard] The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) on Tuesday recommended six months paid maternity leave and four weeks paid paternity leave to ensure healthy development of young children.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Buhari’s Health Is Private Even If State Paying – Minister

[Vanguard] Nigeria’s president is under no obligation to disclose his medical condition even though he has spent most of the year being treated abroad, the Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed said.

[Vanguard] Nigeria's president is under no obligation to disclose his medical condition even though he has spent most of the year being treated abroad, the Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Dino Melaye’s Recall – INEC to Return to Court On Thursday

[Premium Times] The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has said it will go back to court to seek directives after a senator, Dino Melaye, avoided being served official papers on his recall process.

[Premium Times] The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has said it will go back to court to seek directives after a senator, Dino Melaye, avoided being served official papers on his recall process.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Six Million Nigerian Under-Five Children Stunted Due to Malnutrition – Unicef

[Premium Times] Over six million children in Nigeria under the age of five are stunted due to malnutrition, the United Nations Childrens Fund, UNICEF, has said.

[Premium Times] Over six million children in Nigeria under the age of five are stunted due to malnutrition, the United Nations Childrens Fund, UNICEF, has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Rohr Recalls Iwobi, Akpeyi, 21 Others for Zambia Clash in Uyo

[This Day] As expected, only a marginal change was made in the list of 23 players invited by Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr, for next week’s all-important 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying showdown against the Chipolopolo of Zambia in Uyo.

[This Day] As expected, only a marginal change was made in the list of 23 players invited by Super Eagles' Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr, for next week's all-important 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying showdown against the Chipolopolo of Zambia in Uyo.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Low Economic Productivity Linked to Shortage of Women Engineers

[This Day] Abuja -The immediate past president of the Federation of African Engineering Associations (FAEO), and one-time president of the Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE), Mr. Balarabe Shehu, has attributed Nigeria’s low economic productivity to sh…

[This Day] Abuja -The immediate past president of the Federation of African Engineering Associations (FAEO), and one-time president of the Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE), Mr. Balarabe Shehu, has attributed Nigeria's low economic productivity to shortage of women in the country's engineering science sectors.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

British Airways Sacks Stewardess Behind Racist Joke Against Nigerian Passengers

[Vanguard] British Airways has sacked Joanne Wickenden, a stewardess who posted a racist Snapchat rant attacking Nigerian passengers after she was called in for a two-hour meeting with bosses.

[Vanguard] British Airways has sacked Joanne Wickenden, a stewardess who posted a racist Snapchat rant attacking Nigerian passengers after she was called in for a two-hour meeting with bosses.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria