Why We Support Field Trials of Genetically Modified Cassava in Nigeria – Scientist

[Premium Times] A research scientist, Paul Onyenekwe, has described the approval granted to two international agencies by a Nigerian regulatory agency to test run some genetically modified cassava in Nigeria as a welcome development.

[Premium Times] A research scientist, Paul Onyenekwe, has described the approval granted to two international agencies by a Nigerian regulatory agency to test run some genetically modified cassava in Nigeria as a welcome development.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

How Thefts in Hotel Rooms Are Spoiling Holidaymakers’ Vacation

[Nairobi News] The Coast is popular with many Kenyans for comfort and pleasant vacations. Unfortunately, it can happen that your lovely vacation is spoiled by the theft or damage of your personal belongings in the hotel or residence where you stay!

[Nairobi News] The Coast is popular with many Kenyans for comfort and pleasant vacations. Unfortunately, it can happen that your lovely vacation is spoiled by the theft or damage of your personal belongings in the hotel or residence where you stay!

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Construction of Isaka-Kigali Standard Gauge Railway to Start This Year – Magufuli

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli and his Rwandan counterpart, Paul Kagame, have agreed to start the construction of the standard gauge railways (SGR) from Isaka to Kigali this year as part of efforts to connect Rwanda to the Dar es Sala…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli and his Rwandan counterpart, Paul Kagame, have agreed to start the construction of the standard gauge railways (SGR) from Isaka to Kigali this year as part of efforts to connect Rwanda to the Dar es Salaam port.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

This Thing Called ‘Killer Herdsman’

[Daily Trust] There is no denying what is obvious. Herdsmen have attacked rural communities in different parts of Nigeria. The attacks are often brutal; the attackers would surround a village in the dead of night, shoot indiscriminately and set fire to…

[Daily Trust] There is no denying what is obvious. Herdsmen have attacked rural communities in different parts of Nigeria. The attacks are often brutal; the attackers would surround a village in the dead of night, shoot indiscriminately and set fire to huts. The killing is also indiscriminate; they kill anyone they can find, make the rest of the community to flee, then melt away into the hills and bushes almost without trace. The police almost never find the culprits.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Capricorn TVET Gives Students Another Chance to Apply

[SAnews.gov.za] The Department of Higher Education and Training has given students another chance to apply at the Capricorn Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) College in Polokwane.

[SAnews.gov.za] The Department of Higher Education and Training has given students another chance to apply at the Capricorn Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) College in Polokwane.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Petrol Scarcity – IPMAN Wants FG to Demolish 2,000 Illegal Stations

[Daily Trust] The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has advocated immediate demolition of over 2,000 identified illegal filling stations operating across the country to check the persistent scarcity of petroleum products.

[Daily Trust] The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has advocated immediate demolition of over 2,000 identified illegal filling stations operating across the country to check the persistent scarcity of petroleum products.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria