Volleyball – Men’s Team Start Preps for Africa Cup of Nations

[New Times] On Monday, Rwanda senior men’s volleyball team started preparations ahead of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations, which will also serve as the 2018 FIVB Men’s World Championships qualifiers scheduled for October 20-30 in Egypt.

[New Times] On Monday, Rwanda senior men's volleyball team started preparations ahead of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations, which will also serve as the 2018 FIVB Men's World Championships qualifiers scheduled for October 20-30 in Egypt.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Boko Haram Kills Islamic Cleric, 16 Others in Borno Attacks

[Premium Times] The Police in Borno on Monday said that Boko Haram insurgent had killed an Islamic cleric at Kurumari village in Magumeri Local Government Area of the state.

[Premium Times] The Police in Borno on Monday said that Boko Haram insurgent had killed an Islamic cleric at Kurumari village in Magumeri Local Government Area of the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Stop Blackmailing Us Over Unpaid Salaries, Buhari’s Aide Tells State Govts

[Premium Times] The federal government has advised state governments to desist from blackmailing it over unpaid salaries and allowances of their workers and pensioners.

[Premium Times] The federal government has advised state governments to desist from blackmailing it over unpaid salaries and allowances of their workers and pensioners.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

INEC Issues Fresh Timetable for Dino Melaye’s Recall

[Premium Times] The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, on Monday issued an amended timetable and schedule of activities regarding the recall of Dino Melaye, an All Progressives Congress senator representing Kogi West at the National Assem…

[Premium Times] The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, on Monday issued an amended timetable and schedule of activities regarding the recall of Dino Melaye, an All Progressives Congress senator representing Kogi West at the National Assembly.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tourism Sector Players Urged to Embrace Technology

[New Times] Alliy Mbwana is the founder and managing partner at Savannah Fund, an Africa focused Technology Venture Capital fund. The expert wants tourism and hospitality sector players to embrace ICT as a strategy to maximise on profits.

[New Times] Alliy Mbwana is the founder and managing partner at Savannah Fund, an Africa focused Technology Venture Capital fund. The expert wants tourism and hospitality sector players to embrace ICT as a strategy to maximise on profits.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Military’s Declaration of IPOB As Terrorist Group ‘Likely Prelude to Violent Crackdown’

[Premium Times] A judicial advocacy group, Access to Justice, has frowned at the Nigerian military’s characterisation of the Indigenous People of Biafra as a terrorist organisation, saying the army had usurped the powers and responsibility of political…

[Premium Times] A judicial advocacy group, Access to Justice, has frowned at the Nigerian military's characterisation of the Indigenous People of Biafra as a terrorist organisation, saying the army had usurped the powers and responsibility of political branches of government.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

CJN Okays Special Courts, Judges to Try Alleged Looters

[Vanguard] Abuja -Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Walter Onnoghen, yesterday, directed all heads of courts in the country to compile and forward to the National Judicial Council, NJC, comprehensive lists of all corruption and financial crime cas…

[Vanguard] Abuja -Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Walter Onnoghen, yesterday, directed all heads of courts in the country to compile and forward to the National Judicial Council, NJC, comprehensive lists of all corruption and financial crime cases being handled by their various courts.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria