Heroes Sparkle Amid Gloom in Nigeria’s Refugee Camps

[CAJ News] Maiduguri -From the greatest of adversities in the crisis sparked by the Islamic militant Boko Haram terror group in Nigeria have emerged heroic acts of selflessness.

[CAJ News] Maiduguri -From the greatest of adversities in the crisis sparked by the Islamic militant Boko Haram terror group in Nigeria have emerged heroic acts of selflessness.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

The Return of Evan Mawarire

[Zimbabwe Standard] After spending a week in remand prison following his arrest as he returned home from a brief stint in exile, many had expected outspoken pastor Evan Mawarire to scale down his activism and take stock after his brave decision to retu…

[Zimbabwe Standard] After spending a week in remand prison following his arrest as he returned home from a brief stint in exile, many had expected outspoken pastor Evan Mawarire to scale down his activism and take stock after his brave decision to return home.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Why Pasuwa Was Sacked

[Zimbabwe Standard] After weeks of speculation and uncertainty surrounding Kalisto Pasuwa’s future as Warriors coach, the Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) officially severed ties with the former Dynamos gaffer last week.

[Zimbabwe Standard] After weeks of speculation and uncertainty surrounding Kalisto Pasuwa's future as Warriors coach, the Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) officially severed ties with the former Dynamos gaffer last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Ruvheneko Finds Her Way to the Top

[Zimbabwe Standard] The “Iron Lady of Radio”, as Ruvheneko Parirenyatwa had grown to be known during her days on the airwaves at AB Communications’ ZiFM Stereo, is down but not out.

[Zimbabwe Standard] The "Iron Lady of Radio", as Ruvheneko Parirenyatwa had grown to be known during her days on the airwaves at AB Communications' ZiFM Stereo, is down but not out.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt to Introduce Speed Cameras On Nigeria’s Roads

[This Day] Abuja -The federal government has disclosed it will introduce speed cameras on Nigeria’s roads to help the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) curtail excessive speeding by motorists and improve safe use of the roads.

[This Day] Abuja -The federal government has disclosed it will introduce speed cameras on Nigeria's roads to help the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) curtail excessive speeding by motorists and improve safe use of the roads.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Arik Air’s Take-Over – ‘Powerful Cabal in the Presidency Taking Advantage of Buhari’s Absence’

[Vanguard] The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria, AMCON, yesterday, said that over N10 billion will be needed to fix Arik Air to resume full and uninterrupted flight operations to its regular routes across the country and beyond.

[Vanguard] The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria, AMCON, yesterday, said that over N10 billion will be needed to fix Arik Air to resume full and uninterrupted flight operations to its regular routes across the country and beyond.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mnangagwa Faces Acid Test

[Zimbabwe Standard] Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa faces an acid test tomorrow when the Supreme Court hears an appeal against a ruling that sought to stop the Judicial Services Commission (JSC) from rolling out a process to find Chief Justice Godfre…

[Zimbabwe Standard] Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa faces an acid test tomorrow when the Supreme Court hears an appeal against a ruling that sought to stop the Judicial Services Commission (JSC) from rolling out a process to find Chief Justice Godfrey Chidyausiku's successor, with a group of lawyers now arguing that the veteran politician's interventions violated the Constitution.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt Accused of Using Arik’s Take Over As Ruse to Set Up National Carrier

[This Day] The Association of Concerned Aviation Professionals (ACAP) has expressed alarm at the brazen take over of Arik Air by the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) on behalf of the federal government, describing the foremost local carr…

[This Day] The Association of Concerned Aviation Professionals (ACAP) has expressed alarm at the brazen take over of Arik Air by the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) on behalf of the federal government, describing the foremost local carrier as a private concern, which accounts for over 60 per cent of domestic passenger traffic in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria