Abductor of Chibok Girls Gets 15-Year Jail Term

[Leadership] A Federal High Court sitting in Wawa Cantonment, Kanji in Niger State has sentenced 35-year-old Haruna Yahaya for terrorism offences, including the abduction of over 200 secondary school girls in Chibok community of Borno State.

[Leadership] A Federal High Court sitting in Wawa Cantonment, Kanji in Niger State has sentenced 35-year-old Haruna Yahaya for terrorism offences, including the abduction of over 200 secondary school girls in Chibok community of Borno State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Biafra Group Alleges Disappearance of Kanu’s File At Appeal Court

[This Day] Akwa -The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has raised the alarm over the purported disappearance of the case file of its leader, Mr. Nnamdi Kanu, at the Court of Appeal.

[This Day] Akwa -The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has raised the alarm over the purported disappearance of the case file of its leader, Mr. Nnamdi Kanu, at the Court of Appeal.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Super Falcons Arrive Abidjan for Wafu Cup of Nations

[This Day] Nigeria’s senior women national team, the Super Falcons, have landed in the Ivorian capital, Abidjan for the 2018 WAFU Cup of Nations tournament starting on Wednesday.

[This Day] Nigeria's senior women national team, the Super Falcons, have landed in the Ivorian capital, Abidjan for the 2018 WAFU Cup of Nations tournament starting on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire

Ruling Party Political Violations Persist – Report

[New Zimbabwe] Zanu-PF continues to lead in perpetrating political violence across the country despite president Emmerson Mnangagwa’s vow that the ruling party is committed to a peaceful and credible election period.

[New Zimbabwe] Zanu-PF continues to lead in perpetrating political violence across the country despite president Emmerson Mnangagwa's vow that the ruling party is committed to a peaceful and credible election period.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Businessman Chivayo Distances Himself From Grace Mugabe

[New Zimbabwe] HARARE businessman Wicknell Chivhayo has distanced himself from Grace Mugabe as the jailbird entrepreneur feels the hit under the new dispensation which is putting allies to the former first family under pressure.

[New Zimbabwe] HARARE businessman Wicknell Chivhayo has distanced himself from Grace Mugabe as the jailbird entrepreneur feels the hit under the new dispensation which is putting allies to the former first family under pressure.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

New Twist in Opposition MDC-T Leadership Battle

[New Zimbabwe] THE MDC-T leadership fight took another twist Monday after organisers of a recent Cape Town meeting revealed that the opposition party’s other deputy president, Nelson Chamisa, and his colleagues in the MDC Alliance had also confirmed at…

[New Zimbabwe] THE MDC-T leadership fight took another twist Monday after organisers of a recent Cape Town meeting revealed that the opposition party's other deputy president, Nelson Chamisa, and his colleagues in the MDC Alliance had also confirmed attendance.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Witness Gives Graphic Details of How Man Allegedly Raped Two-Year-Old

[Premium Times] A prosecution witness in the ongoing trial of Adegboyega Adenekan, a supervisor at Chrisland Schools, on Monday gave graphic details of how the suspect allegedly raped a two-year-11-month old pupil of the school.

[Premium Times] A prosecution witness in the ongoing trial of Adegboyega Adenekan, a supervisor at Chrisland Schools, on Monday gave graphic details of how the suspect allegedly raped a two-year-11-month old pupil of the school.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Independence Day Bomb Explosion – Charles Okah’s Trial Continues

[Premium Times] The trial of the alleged mastermind of October 1, 2010 bomb blast, Charles Okah continued on Monday, with the prosecution seeking to affix a stamp on an evidence already before the court.

[Premium Times] The trial of the alleged mastermind of October 1, 2010 bomb blast, Charles Okah continued on Monday, with the prosecution seeking to affix a stamp on an evidence already before the court.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

We Spent Over U.S.$126M On Food in Nigeria in 2017 – WFP

[Leadership] Representative and Country Director of World Food Programme (WFP) in Nigeria, Myrta Kaulard has revealed that the WFP has spent over $126M on food aid to Nigeria and also provided food assistance to over 1.1 million Nigerians in the North-…

[Leadership] Representative and Country Director of World Food Programme (WFP) in Nigeria, Myrta Kaulard has revealed that the WFP has spent over $126M on food aid to Nigeria and also provided food assistance to over 1.1 million Nigerians in the North-East.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria