487 Federal Agencies to Guzzle N2 Trillion

[Daily Trust] Hundreds of federal agencies, many of them with duplicated roles, will consume nearly two trillion naira in running their bureaucracies this year, Daily Trust investigations have shown.

[Daily Trust] Hundreds of federal agencies, many of them with duplicated roles, will consume nearly two trillion naira in running their bureaucracies this year, Daily Trust investigations have shown.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nation Mourns Passing of Al Jarreau

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa has expressed sadness on the passing of legendary jazz and R&B singer and seven time Grammy winner, Al Jarreau.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa has expressed sadness on the passing of legendary jazz and R&B singer and seven time Grammy winner, Al Jarreau.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Hundreds Bid Final Farewell to Kwale Senator Boy Juma Boy

[Nation] Hundreds of mourners have gathered at the Vanga home of Kwale Senator Boy Juma Boy, who died Sunday at the Aga Khan Hospital in Nairobi, to pay their last respects to the long-time lawmaker.

[Nation] Hundreds of mourners have gathered at the Vanga home of Kwale Senator Boy Juma Boy, who died Sunday at the Aga Khan Hospital in Nairobi, to pay their last respects to the long-time lawmaker.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Homes Devoured by Flames in Darfur, Eastern Chad

[Radio Dabanga] Assalaya / Gireida / Goz Amer -Fires destroyed more than 100 houses and shelters in Darfur and eastern Chad over the weekend. On Sunday, a fire destroyed the full contents of 95 houses in Assalaya in East Darfur.

[Radio Dabanga] Assalaya / Gireida / Goz Amer -Fires destroyed more than 100 houses and shelters in Darfur and eastern Chad over the weekend. On Sunday, a fire destroyed the full contents of 95 houses in Assalaya in East Darfur.

source: AllAfrica News: Chad

Censor Confiscates Ten Books At Sudanese Writers Union Fair

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The Sudanese Writers Union has strongly condemned the confiscation of a number of books from the book fair held at its premises in El Amarat district in Khartoum

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The Sudanese Writers Union has strongly condemned the confiscation of a number of books from the book fair held at its premises in El Amarat district in Khartoum

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Explosion, Arab Nationals Held in Sudanese Capital

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -An explosion occurred in a residential building in Arkaweet district in south-east Khartoum on Sunday morning. Four Arab nationals were reportedly detained.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -An explosion occurred in a residential building in Arkaweet district in south-east Khartoum on Sunday morning. Four Arab nationals were reportedly detained.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan