New Tanzanite Location Discovered

[Daily News] Arusha -TANZANITE can only be found in Mirerani Hills, right? Well, wrong there is a new site that has just been discovered to have ample reserves of the rare blue gemstones but at the moment this is a secret tightly kept in the State Hous…

[Daily News] Arusha -TANZANITE can only be found in Mirerani Hills, right? Well, wrong there is a new site that has just been discovered to have ample reserves of the rare blue gemstones but at the moment this is a secret tightly kept in the State House's vaults.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Advocates for Positive Change

[Guardian] In a world where young people are increasingly influenced by the pop culture that glorifies the self above the good of the collectives, four young Nigerians – Ayodeji Osowobi, Olumide Idowu, Seyi Oluyole and Timi Olagunju are oiling the whee…

[Guardian] In a world where young people are increasingly influenced by the pop culture that glorifies the self above the good of the collectives, four young Nigerians - Ayodeji Osowobi, Olumide Idowu, Seyi Oluyole and Timi Olagunju are oiling the wheels of humanitarian advocacies with their sweat, time, commitment and personal finances.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

We’re Not Withdrawing Troops On Internal Operations – Army

[Guardian] The Nigerian Army says it will continue to assist civil authorities and live up to expectations in the discharge of its constitutional duties of defending the territorial integrity of the country.

[Guardian] The Nigerian Army says it will continue to assist civil authorities and live up to expectations in the discharge of its constitutional duties of defending the territorial integrity of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Commonwealth Games – Debutant Olude Return 17 Minutes Behind Record

[Guardian] As the athletics events begins at the ongoing Commonwealth Games, Nigeria’s Fadekemi Olude, a race-walker finished with a time of 1:49:31secs, a few minutes behind Australia’s Jane Kara Saville Games record of 1:32:46secs set in 2006.

[Guardian] As the athletics events begins at the ongoing Commonwealth Games, Nigeria's Fadekemi Olude, a race-walker finished with a time of 1:49:31secs, a few minutes behind Australia's Jane Kara Saville Games record of 1:32:46secs set in 2006.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Botswana President Expected in Harare

[The Herald] Botswana’s new President Mr Mokgweetsi Masisi is expected in Harare today on a one-day working visit and talks with his Zimbabwean counterpart President Emmerson Mnangagwa. Zimbabwe becomes one of the first two countries on the new Preside…

[The Herald] Botswana's new President Mr Mokgweetsi Masisi is expected in Harare today on a one-day working visit and talks with his Zimbabwean counterpart President Emmerson Mnangagwa. Zimbabwe becomes one of the first two countries on the new President's planned regional tours to introduce himself after being sworn in on April 1 as Botswana's fifth leader.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

CBN Governor Deploys New DGs

[Guardian] Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria Godwin Emefiele has assigned duties to the newly appointed Deputy Governors who assumed duty on March 28.

[Guardian] Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria Godwin Emefiele has assigned duties to the newly appointed Deputy Governors who assumed duty on March 28.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Memorial Service Is Held to Honour Late Boukhari Ahmed

[SPS] Shaheed Al-Hafed -A memorial service has been held at the President of the Republic to honour late martyr Sahrawi diplomat Ahmed Bukhari, who passed away on Tuesday after a long illness as he was carrying out his national duties as a Frente POLIS…

[SPS] Shaheed Al-Hafed -A memorial service has been held at the President of the Republic to honour late martyr Sahrawi diplomat Ahmed Bukhari, who passed away on Tuesday after a long illness as he was carrying out his national duties as a Frente POLISARIO representative to the United Nations.

source: AllAfrica News: Western Sahara

150 Delegates Expected At Abuja International Election Conference

[Guardian] The Local Organising Committee (LOC) of the International Conference of Election Management Bodies (EMBs) in Africa and Southern Africa Development Community, says no fewer than 150 participants are expected at the conference scheduled for A…

[Guardian] The Local Organising Committee (LOC) of the International Conference of Election Management Bodies (EMBs) in Africa and Southern Africa Development Community, says no fewer than 150 participants are expected at the conference scheduled for April 9 to April 11, in Abuja.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria