Why Nigerian Military Bombed Rann IDP Camp Killing Scores – Defence Headquarters

[Premium Times] The Defence Headquarters has said that “lack of appropriate marking” caused the air strike by the Nigerian Air Force, NAF, on an Internally Displaced Persons camp in Rann, a remote village in Borno state.

[Premium Times] The Defence Headquarters has said that "lack of appropriate marking" caused the air strike by the Nigerian Air Force, NAF, on an Internally Displaced Persons camp in Rann, a remote village in Borno state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Why I Dumped Law for Acting – Asabe Madaki

[Daily Trust] Jos -Asabe Madaki is a rising star who straddles both Nollywood and Kannywood. In this interview with Weekend Magazine, she talks about her attraction to acting, the hurdles, her most recent movie ‘Sarauniya’, and more. Excerpts:

[Daily Trust] Jos -Asabe Madaki is a rising star who straddles both Nollywood and Kannywood. In this interview with Weekend Magazine, she talks about her attraction to acting, the hurdles, her most recent movie 'Sarauniya', and more. Excerpts:

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Kick Them, Punish Them’ – Mugabe’s Call for Violence ‘Worrying’

[News24Wire] Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, 93, says his Zanu-PF supporters should beat-up people going around perpetrating violence using the ruling party’s name.

[News24Wire] Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, 93, says his Zanu-PF supporters should beat-up people going around perpetrating violence using the ruling party's name.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Committee Hails UN Scribe for Response to N/East Humanitarian Issues

[Daily Trust] The Presidential Committee on the North-East Initiative (PCNI) has commended Mrs Amina Mohammed, the UN Deputy Secretary-General, for her commitment to tackling humanitarian issues in the country.

[Daily Trust] The Presidential Committee on the North-East Initiative (PCNI) has commended Mrs Amina Mohammed, the UN Deputy Secretary-General, for her commitment to tackling humanitarian issues in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

More Cocaine From Sao Paulo Intercepted At O.R.Tambo Airport

[News24Wire] South African Revenue Service (Sars) customs officials on Friday made their second major drug bust this month at OR Tambo International Airport, when they intercepted 26 kilograms of cocaine with an estimated street value of R7.4m.

[News24Wire] South African Revenue Service (Sars) customs officials on Friday made their second major drug bust this month at OR Tambo International Airport, when they intercepted 26 kilograms of cocaine with an estimated street value of R7.4m.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Time to Stop the in-Fighting

[Leadership] Recently, the Directorate of State Services (DSS) came out, publicly, to label the Police and other the anti-graft agencies, without discrimination, as impostors.

[Leadership] Recently, the Directorate of State Services (DSS) came out, publicly, to label the Police and other the anti-graft agencies, without discrimination, as impostors.

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Peace Achievers Awards Set to Honour Deserving Nigerians

[Leadership] The much anticipated Peace Achievers Awards has promised to honour well deserving Nigerians who have contributed in one way or the other to the development and growth of the country.

[Leadership] The much anticipated Peace Achievers Awards has promised to honour well deserving Nigerians who have contributed in one way or the other to the development and growth of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lack of Blood in Gombe Hospitals Takes Toll On Pregnant Women

[Leadership] Many pregnant women at child birth as well as accident victims often need blood to pull through, however, blood scarcity in Gombe state hospitals continues to take huge human tolls in the state. Chuwang Dung writes on the challenges expect…

[Leadership] Many pregnant women at child birth as well as accident victims often need blood to pull through, however, blood scarcity in Gombe state hospitals continues to take huge human tolls in the state. Chuwang Dung writes on the challenges expectant mothers in Gombe State face when they need blood.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria