Ile-Ife Violence Claimants Abandon Memoranda

[Daily Trust] Osogbo -Majority of claimants who submitted memoranda to the panel of inquiry set up by the Osun State Government to investigate the March 8 killing in Ile-Ife have abandoned their petitions.

[Daily Trust] Osogbo -Majority of claimants who submitted memoranda to the panel of inquiry set up by the Osun State Government to investigate the March 8 killing in Ile-Ife have abandoned their petitions.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Total Nonsense!

[New Dawn] National Elections Commission or NEC Chairman Cllr. Jerome George Korkoya has reacted sharply to public criticism here against his recent comment on the just ended provisional voter roll exhibition that all registered Liberians will vote com…

[New Dawn] National Elections Commission or NEC Chairman Cllr. Jerome George Korkoya has reacted sharply to public criticism here against his recent comment on the just ended provisional voter roll exhibition that all registered Liberians will vote come October, saying those misrepresenting his statement are saying nothing but "total nonsense."

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Judge Proposes Alliance of Methodist Lawyers

[New Dawn] The Assigned Judge of Bomi County, Judge A. Blamo Dixon, Sr. is proposing the establishment of the Association of Methodist Lawyers of Liberia (AMLL) to legally resolve all disputes arising out of Methodist Churches here.

[New Dawn] The Assigned Judge of Bomi County, Judge A. Blamo Dixon, Sr. is proposing the establishment of the Association of Methodist Lawyers of Liberia (AMLL) to legally resolve all disputes arising out of Methodist Churches here.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

NPA Completes Dredging of Freeport of Monrovia

[New Dawn] Authorities at the National Port Authority or NPA announced Monday June 19, 2017 that they have completed the dredging of the Freeport of Monrovia to a depth of 13.5 meters and in some places, 14.5 meters, in order to accommodate larger and …

[New Dawn] Authorities at the National Port Authority or NPA announced Monday June 19, 2017 that they have completed the dredging of the Freeport of Monrovia to a depth of 13.5 meters and in some places, 14.5 meters, in order to accommodate larger and wilder vessels, provide for safe navigation and facilitate trade and commerce.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Lofans Endorse Mills Jones for President

[New Dawn] Presidential hopeful Dr. Joseph Mills Jones of the Movement for Economic Empowerment party or MOVEE has ended a four-day tour of Lofa County, northern Liberia, receiving massive endorsement from citizens for his presidential bid.The MOVEE po…

[New Dawn] Presidential hopeful Dr. Joseph Mills Jones of the Movement for Economic Empowerment party or MOVEE has ended a four-day tour of Lofa County, northern Liberia, receiving massive endorsement from citizens for his presidential bid.The MOVEE political leader toured various districts in Lofa, including Salayea, Zorzor,Voinjama, Kolahun, Foya and Quoidu Gboni, respectively as well as Beyan town in the county.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Driving Lessons At Primary School

[Zimbabwe Standard] Blakiston Primary School in Harare has started offering driving lessons as the government’s controversial education reforms begin to take root.

[Zimbabwe Standard] Blakiston Primary School in Harare has started offering driving lessons as the government's controversial education reforms begin to take root.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Wicknell in Warriors Summesault

[Zimbabwe Standard] Controversial businessman and socialite Wicknell Chivayo wore his trademark wide grin as he joined the queue of the local and foreign dignitaries during the pre-match formalities ahead of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier aga…

[Zimbabwe Standard] Controversial businessman and socialite Wicknell Chivayo wore his trademark wide grin as he joined the queue of the local and foreign dignitaries during the pre-match formalities ahead of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Liberia at the National Sports Stadium last Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Will Tsvangirai Lead Opposition Coalition Against Mugabe?

[Zimbabwe Standard] MDC-T organising secretary Abedinico Bhebhe yesterday hinted that his party would insist on former prime minister Morgan Tsvangirai as leader of the mooted opposition coalition against President Robert Mugabe in next year’s elections.

[Zimbabwe Standard] MDC-T organising secretary Abedinico Bhebhe yesterday hinted that his party would insist on former prime minister Morgan Tsvangirai as leader of the mooted opposition coalition against President Robert Mugabe in next year's elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Thomas, Dalung Trade Words Over Federations’ Elections

[Daily Trust] A contestant in the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Mr Olukayode Thomas and Youth and Sports Minister Solomon Dalung have engaged in war of words over the outcome of last Tuesday’s elections into the board of national sports federa…

[Daily Trust] A contestant in the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Mr Olukayode Thomas and Youth and Sports Minister Solomon Dalung have engaged in war of words over the outcome of last Tuesday's elections into the board of national sports federations.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Standing Up to Biafra

[Daily Trust] In all honesty, I am not in support of the dissolution of Nigeria as advocated by the so called Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) or that coalition of Northern youths who’ve issued an ultimatum to the Igbos to quit Northern Nigeria. So, …

[Daily Trust] In all honesty, I am not in support of the dissolution of Nigeria as advocated by the so called Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) or that coalition of Northern youths who've issued an ultimatum to the Igbos to quit Northern Nigeria. So, I'm as much against the IPOB as I am against those Northern youths. The coalition of Northern youths did not speak for me. I'm for Nigeria, warts and all, and in the firm belief that things will improve in no distant future. Building a nation takes generations absorbed in

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria