Under-20 World Cup Dream in Limbo

[Zambia Reports] The excitement, joy and celebration that has gripped Zambia following a third Under-20 World Cup qualification may only be temporary. Zambia’s dream is in limbo and may be shattered if suspended FAZ vice-president Richard Kazala succee…

[Zambia Reports] The excitement, joy and celebration that has gripped Zambia following a third Under-20 World Cup qualification may only be temporary. Zambia's dream is in limbo and may be shattered if suspended FAZ vice-president Richard Kazala succeeds bribing councillors to stop the amendment of the body's constitution on March 26.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

10 Feared Dead in Ile-Ife As Yoruba, Hausa Clash

[Vanguard] Not fewer than 10 people were reportedly killed in a clash at the Sabo area of Ile-Ife when the ancient city was yesterday engulfed in a bloody clash between the indigenes of the town and the Hausa community.

[Vanguard] Not fewer than 10 people were reportedly killed in a clash at the Sabo area of Ile-Ife when the ancient city was yesterday engulfed in a bloody clash between the indigenes of the town and the Hausa community.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigerians With Valid Visa Free to Travel to U.S.- American Embassy

[Vanguard] The United States Embassy in Abuja said, yesterday, that there was no reason for Nigerians with valid visas to postpone or cancel their travel to the United States.

[Vanguard] The United States Embassy in Abuja said, yesterday, that there was no reason for Nigerians with valid visas to postpone or cancel their travel to the United States.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Fixing the Public Broadcaster – Plausible, Possible, Priority

[Daily Maverick] On Wednesday Parliament’s Communications Committee settled on five people who will now be put forward to be appointed as the new interim board of the SABC. For many, this will be the final end to one of our worst ever sagas, a tragicom…

[Daily Maverick] On Wednesday Parliament's Communications Committee settled on five people who will now be put forward to be appointed as the new interim board of the SABC. For many, this will be the final end to one of our worst ever sagas, a tragicomedy marked by the awful Hlaudi Motsoeneng, and those around him. And there will be relief that this is all over. But, the process that is currently being followed is very likely to lead to all of this happening again. We need to think again about how best to manage the SABC,

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

U.S. Embassy Insists Nigeria Is Not Affected By Trump Travel Ban

[This Day] Abuja -The United States Embassy in Nigeria has reiterated that Nigeria is not in any way affected by the Executive Order on Immigration, thereby denying claims that some Nigerian citizens with valid travel documents to the US were denied en…

[This Day] Abuja -The United States Embassy in Nigeria has reiterated that Nigeria is not in any way affected by the Executive Order on Immigration, thereby denying claims that some Nigerian citizens with valid travel documents to the US were denied entry into the US and sent back on the next available flight.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Xenophobic Attacks – House Forces Senate to Cancel Trip to South Africa

[This Day] Abuja -The Senate yesterday cancelled its planned trip to South Africa to protest the recurrent xenophobic attacks on Nigerians by citizens of the former apartheid nation.

[This Day] Abuja -The Senate yesterday cancelled its planned trip to South Africa to protest the recurrent xenophobic attacks on Nigerians by citizens of the former apartheid nation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Vehicles Duty – Customs Cuts 60 Percent for Models Below 2016

[Daily Trust] The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has enforced the April 12 grace period it gave to those having uncustomed vehicles to pay duty while granting a 60 per cent rebate on the Duty Paid Value (DPV) for vehicle models from 2015 downward.

[Daily Trust] The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has enforced the April 12 grace period it gave to those having uncustomed vehicles to pay duty while granting a 60 per cent rebate on the Duty Paid Value (DPV) for vehicle models from 2015 downward.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria