Nigeria’s Biosafety Agency, Activist Clash Over Safety of GMOs

[Premium Times] The disagreement between the National Biosafety Management Agency and anti-GMO campaigners over the safety of genetically modified foods took a new twist Wednesday with the agency accusing the activists of being “unpatriotic.”

[Premium Times] The disagreement between the National Biosafety Management Agency and anti-GMO campaigners over the safety of genetically modified foods took a new twist Wednesday with the agency accusing the activists of being "unpatriotic."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

EFCC Accuses Embattled Suswam of ‘Tampering’ With Key Witness

[Premium Times] The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Wednesday accused a former Governor of Benue State, Gabriel Suswam, of tampering with its fourth prosecution witness, Abubakar Umar.

[Premium Times] The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Wednesday accused a former Governor of Benue State, Gabriel Suswam, of tampering with its fourth prosecution witness, Abubakar Umar.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

PDP Fears APC, INEC May Rig 2019 Election

[Premium Times] The Peoples Democratic Party said there are signs that the 2019 general elections may lack credibility due to its fears that the ruling All Progresives congress, APC, is not ready to conduct free, fair and credible elections.

[Premium Times] The Peoples Democratic Party said there are signs that the 2019 general elections may lack credibility due to its fears that the ruling All Progresives congress, APC, is not ready to conduct free, fair and credible elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Dogara Denies Criticising Own Party

[Premium Times] The Speaker of Nigeria’s House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, on Wednesday denied attacking his political party, the All Progressives Congress, APC and other political parties.

[Premium Times] The Speaker of Nigeria's House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, on Wednesday denied attacking his political party, the All Progressives Congress, APC and other political parties.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Either Charge Him or Set Him Free, Kajwang’s Advocates Demand

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The state prosecutors on Thursday morning told the court that they were not aware of TJ Kajwang’s presence at the Milimani Law Ccourts for arraignment.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The state prosecutors on Thursday morning told the court that they were not aware of TJ Kajwang's presence at the Milimani Law Ccourts for arraignment.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

CHAN 2018 – Buhari Congratulates Super Eagles Over Sudan Victory

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the home-based Super Eagles of Nigeria on their victory over Sudan in the semi-final of the 2018 Championship of African Nations, CHAN, in Marrakesh, Morocco.

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the home-based Super Eagles of Nigeria on their victory over Sudan in the semi-final of the 2018 Championship of African Nations, CHAN, in Marrakesh, Morocco.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Obasanjo Plotting Buhari’s Downfall Like He Did Yar’Adua, Says Abba Ali

[Vanguard] Katsina -Senator representing Katsina in the second republic, Senator Abba Ali has accused the former President Olusegun Obasanjo of plotting the downfall of President Muhammadu Buhari as he did during the late President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua …

[Vanguard] Katsina -Senator representing Katsina in the second republic, Senator Abba Ali has accused the former President Olusegun Obasanjo of plotting the downfall of President Muhammadu Buhari as he did during the late President Umaru Musa Yar'Adua time.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Over 5.5 Million Girls Out of School in Nigeria’

[Vanguard] The Director-General of the National Institute for Educational Planning and Administration, NIEPA, Prof. Lilian Salami has lamented that over 5.5 million school age girls are out of school in Nigeria.

[Vanguard] The Director-General of the National Institute for Educational Planning and Administration, NIEPA, Prof. Lilian Salami has lamented that over 5.5 million school age girls are out of school in Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria