Militants Give Northerners October 1 to Quit Niger Delta

[Guardian] Port Harcourt, Enugu and Abuja -A coalition of Niger Delta militant groups rose from a meeting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State yesterday ordering all northerners to quit the oil-rich region. The militants threatened to attack all oil wells ow…

[Guardian] Port Harcourt, Enugu and Abuja -A coalition of Niger Delta militant groups rose from a meeting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State yesterday ordering all northerners to quit the oil-rich region. The militants threatened to attack all oil wells owned by northerners in Niger Delta before October 1, 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

19 Teams to Battle for Two Africa Tickets to FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup

[Daily Trust] Nineteen teams will battle it out for the two slots to represent Africa at the final tournament of the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup in France scheduled for 2018.

[Daily Trust] Nineteen teams will battle it out for the two slots to represent Africa at the final tournament of the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup in France scheduled for 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lagos Demolishes Shanties Along Ijora Railway Line

[Guardian] Structures erected along the railway route in Ijora and those close to the blocks of flats being constructed by the Lagos State government in the area were yesterday demolished by the state’s task force.

[Guardian] Structures erected along the railway route in Ijora and those close to the blocks of flats being constructed by the Lagos State government in the area were yesterday demolished by the state's task force.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ita-Giwa Summoned Over Alleged Diversion of Relief Materials for Bakassi IDPs

[Daily Trust] Calabar -The Cross River State House of Assembly has summoned Senator Florence Ita-Giwa to appear before its joint investigative committee over an alleged diversion of relief materials sent to the state by the National Commission for Refu…

[Daily Trust] Calabar -The Cross River State House of Assembly has summoned Senator Florence Ita-Giwa to appear before its joint investigative committee over an alleged diversion of relief materials sent to the state by the National Commission for Refugees and Internally Displaced Persons two weeks ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Couple Seeks Help to Discharge Triplets From Lagos Hospital

[Guardian] For the Jegede family, the cries of their triplets in the prenatal ward of Ayoradex Hospital, Mafoluku, Oshodi, Lagos State, is a mixed bag of joy and anxiety. Joy for the bundles of blessing and anxiety for the burden of taking care of an e…

[Guardian] For the Jegede family, the cries of their triplets in the prenatal ward of Ayoradex Hospital, Mafoluku, Oshodi, Lagos State, is a mixed bag of joy and anxiety. Joy for the bundles of blessing and anxiety for the burden of taking care of an expanded family of eight.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria