Lassa Fever Infection Soars

[Deutsche Welle] At least 21 people died from Lassa fever in Nigeria last month. DW talks to the head of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) about what is being done to prevent more fatalities.

[Deutsche Welle] At least 21 people died from Lassa fever in Nigeria last month. DW talks to the head of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) about what is being done to prevent more fatalities.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Head of Anti-Graft Court Charged With Accepting Bribe

[Deutsche Welle] Nigeria’s top anti-corruption judge, tasked with high-profile cases, has himself been charged with illegally accepting money. The country’s anti-graft body accused Danladi Umar of demanding a bribe from a suspect.

[Deutsche Welle] Nigeria's top anti-corruption judge, tasked with high-profile cases, has himself been charged with illegally accepting money. The country's anti-graft body accused Danladi Umar of demanding a bribe from a suspect.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Three Men – Dear Ladies, Who Are You Lusting After? ‘Watermelons’ Are All Over!

[Nairobi News] The ‘swearing in’ is over, gather around folks. I have a more interesting story that I picked from the whole episode. This will interest some, annoy others and excite some. I will name this story “Lessons from man!”

[Nairobi News] The 'swearing in' is over, gather around folks. I have a more interesting story that I picked from the whole episode. This will interest some, annoy others and excite some. I will name this story "Lessons from man!"

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

UON Student Wins Bata Designers Apprentice Competition

[Nairobi News] University of Nairobi student, Cynthia Allela, is the winner of Bata Designers Apprentice competition and will now have her design sold in select Bata outlets countrywide.

[Nairobi News] University of Nairobi student, Cynthia Allela, is the winner of Bata Designers Apprentice competition and will now have her design sold in select Bata outlets countrywide.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

How One Nairobi Woman Has Turned Pole Dancing Into Fitness Workout

[Nairobi News] What comes to mind when you think about pole dancing? Strip clubs and erotic music? Although there is a stigma attached to pole dancing, it is fast turning into a fitness workout.

[Nairobi News] What comes to mind when you think about pole dancing? Strip clubs and erotic music? Although there is a stigma attached to pole dancing, it is fast turning into a fitness workout.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Bini Epic Movie, Esohe in the Cinemas

[This Day] Bini Epic movie, Esohe recently hit the cinemas in a clourful ceremony, the movie was recently premiered amidst pomp and glee at the Oriental Hotel, Lagos. The event had its guests clad in a touch of African attire and was attended by top br…

[This Day] Bini Epic movie, Esohe recently hit the cinemas in a clourful ceremony, the movie was recently premiered amidst pomp and glee at the Oriental Hotel, Lagos. The event had its guests clad in a touch of African attire and was attended by top brass in Nollywood industry.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Aubameyang Scores On Arsenal Debut, Sanchez Scores for United

[This Day] Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored on his Arsenal debut but was overshadowed by Aaron Ramsey’s hat-trick in a 5-1 Premier League thrashing of Everton, while former Gunner Alexis Sanchez netted his first Manchester United goal yesterday.

[This Day] Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored on his Arsenal debut but was overshadowed by Aaron Ramsey's hat-trick in a 5-1 Premier League thrashing of Everton, while former Gunner Alexis Sanchez netted his first Manchester United goal yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Gabon

Harare City Council Loses Land Row

[New Zimbabwe] The Harare City Council has been ordered to stop any more demolitions in Eyrestone Farm south of the capital and pay compensation for houses destroyed late last year.

[New Zimbabwe] The Harare City Council has been ordered to stop any more demolitions in Eyrestone Farm south of the capital and pay compensation for houses destroyed late last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

UK Releases £5 Million to Civil Society Organisations Ahead of 2018 Elections

[New Zimbabwe] Visiting new British Minister of Africa Harriet Baldwin announced £5 million new United Kingdom aid to strengthen the country’s civil society ahead of the elections scheduled mid this year.

[New Zimbabwe] Visiting new British Minister of Africa Harriet Baldwin announced £5 million new United Kingdom aid to strengthen the country's civil society ahead of the elections scheduled mid this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe