FIFA Rankings – Despite Defeating Cameroon, Super Eagles Drop Six Places

[Premium Times] The Super Eagles of Nigeria have dropped six places from the 38th to the 44th spot in the latest edition of the monthly FIFA Rankings released on Thursday.

[Premium Times] The Super Eagles of Nigeria have dropped six places from the 38th to the 44th spot in the latest edition of the monthly FIFA Rankings released on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

I’m Under Pressure for World Record in Berlin, Admits Kipchoge

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Olympic champion Eliud Kipchoge has admitted he is under pressure as he prepares to break the World Record at the Berlin Marathon on September 24 with stiff competition expected from compatriot Wilson Kipsang and Ethiopian Kenenis…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Olympic champion Eliud Kipchoge has admitted he is under pressure as he prepares to break the World Record at the Berlin Marathon on September 24 with stiff competition expected from compatriot Wilson Kipsang and Ethiopian Kenenisa Bekele.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Lionesses Determined to Break South Africa Jinx

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Having failed to stop big wigs South Africa in the past three outings, the Kenya Lionesses have vowed to get one over the top seed side when the Africa Cup Sevens cum 2018 World Cup Qualifier gets underway this weekend in Tunisia.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Having failed to stop big wigs South Africa in the past three outings, the Kenya Lionesses have vowed to get one over the top seed side when the Africa Cup Sevens cum 2018 World Cup Qualifier gets underway this weekend in Tunisia.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Seeking Relevance, New Labour Union Threatens to Shut Down Country On Friday

[This Day] The United Labour Congress of Nigeria (ULC), a new central labour organisation launched earlier this year, Wednesday, issued a definitive warning to the federal government of its intention to shut down the nation’s economy, starting from Fri…

[This Day] The United Labour Congress of Nigeria (ULC), a new central labour organisation launched earlier this year, Wednesday, issued a definitive warning to the federal government of its intention to shut down the nation's economy, starting from Friday, September 15, while advising Nigerians to "take precautions and stock up on basic necessities as the strike will be very effective."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Does Africa Only Have 3 Facilities to Repair Aircraft?

[Africa Check] To attract investors, Nigeria’s Kaduna state wants to repair aircraft. But would its planned facility be only the fourth on the continent, as the state’s governor’s account tweeted?

[Africa Check] To attract investors, Nigeria's Kaduna state wants to repair aircraft. But would its planned facility be only the fourth on the continent, as the state's governor's account tweeted?

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Court Hears Editor’s Reasoning for Publishing Deputy President’s Private Details

[News24Wire] Kenny Kunene published pictures and videos of the woman alleged to have had an affair with Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa to prove the authenticity of a story that a publication he owns ran.

[News24Wire] Kenny Kunene published pictures and videos of the woman alleged to have had an affair with Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa to prove the authenticity of a story that a publication he owns ran.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Foreign Exchange – No Going Back On Policy Banning Access to 41 Items, Says CBN

[Premium Times] The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, said on Wednesday it was not considering any review of 41 items affected by the policy on restriction of access to foreign exchange through the official window for imports.

[Premium Times] The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, said on Wednesday it was not considering any review of 41 items affected by the policy on restriction of access to foreign exchange through the official window for imports.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ezekwesili Accuses President Buhari of Alienating South-East

[Premium Times] A former minister of education and leader of the BringBackOurGirls Campaign Group, BBOG, Oby Ezekwesili, has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of alienating a section of Nigerians by his actions.

[Premium Times] A former minister of education and leader of the BringBackOurGirls Campaign Group, BBOG, Oby Ezekwesili, has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of alienating a section of Nigerians by his actions.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria