Airforce Board to Investigate Borno Airstrike

[Daily Trust] The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has constituted a board of senior officers to investigate the accidental air strike on 17th January 2017 at Rann IDP camp in Kala Balge local government of Borno State.

[Daily Trust] The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has constituted a board of senior officers to investigate the accidental air strike on 17th January 2017 at Rann IDP camp in Kala Balge local government of Borno State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Re – Amac’s Controversial Tenement Rates

[Daily Trust] Our attention has been drawn to the editorial of your newspaper of Thursday, January 19, 2017 entitled, “AMAC’S controversial tenement rates”. Going through the editorial, we discovered that your highly respected Daily Trust was far from …

[Daily Trust] Our attention has been drawn to the editorial of your newspaper of Thursday, January 19, 2017 entitled, "AMAC'S controversial tenement rates". Going through the editorial, we discovered that your highly respected Daily Trust was far from the true position of AMAC tenement issue, instead choose to publish as its opinion erroneous, misleading and embarrassing report this issue without cross checking the facts before publication.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

New Polls Agency Boss Assumes Office

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Newly appointed Independent Electoral Boundaries Commission (IEBC) Chairman Wafula Chebukati has assumed office, with an assurance to Kenyans that his team will deliver a credible election in August.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Newly appointed Independent Electoral Boundaries Commission (IEBC) Chairman Wafula Chebukati has assumed office, with an assurance to Kenyans that his team will deliver a credible election in August.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ntuzuma Horror Crash Parents Relive Tragedy At Memorial Service

[News24Wire] Anna Myeni shook her head and wept softly as she sat in the front row at a memorial service held at the KwaMashu Christian Centre on Thursday for four pupils who were killed in an accident in Ntuzuma last week Wednesday.

[News24Wire] Anna Myeni shook her head and wept softly as she sat in the front row at a memorial service held at the KwaMashu Christian Centre on Thursday for four pupils who were killed in an accident in Ntuzuma last week Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Fees Must Fall Protester to Spend Another Month in Jail

[News24Wire] Bonginkosi Khanyile, possibly the only Fees Must Fall student still behind bars since protests ended last year, will spend another month in jail after a court postponement on Thursday.

[News24Wire] Bonginkosi Khanyile, possibly the only Fees Must Fall student still behind bars since protests ended last year, will spend another month in jail after a court postponement on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Hearing the Demands of Kenyan Medical Practitioners

[Daily Maverick] A responsibility of every African country is to improve the living conditions of its citizens. Effective and efficient public health institutions are part and parcel of that better life. African health problems need African solutions, …

[Daily Maverick] A responsibility of every African country is to improve the living conditions of its citizens. Effective and efficient public health institutions are part and parcel of that better life. African health problems need African solutions, and they must be lasting ones.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium Not Ready for CAF Competition

[Daily Trust] Director of Competitions in the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Mr. Bola Oyeyode says the current state of the Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium is below standard for Africa Football Confederation (CAF) competitions.

[Daily Trust] Director of Competitions in the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Mr. Bola Oyeyode says the current state of the Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium is below standard for Africa Football Confederation (CAF) competitions.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Abuja Residents Seek Proper Coordination On Evacuation of Waste

[Daily Trust] Some residents in the Federal Capital Territory on Wednesday called for proper coordination between the Abuja Environmental Protection Board (AEPB) and local governments’ waste management agencies to improve evacuation of waste.

[Daily Trust] Some residents in the Federal Capital Territory on Wednesday called for proper coordination between the Abuja Environmental Protection Board (AEPB) and local governments' waste management agencies to improve evacuation of waste.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

On Collateral Damage and Sacrifices of Our Military

[Daily Trust] There was no hint that the phone call I received from Suleiman Bisallah, my very close friend and professional colleague of many years standing, was the last time we would speak, until three hours later when another colleague broke the de…

[Daily Trust] There was no hint that the phone call I received from Suleiman Bisallah, my very close friend and professional colleague of many years standing, was the last time we would speak, until three hours later when another colleague broke the devastating news that the same Bisallah was one of the victims of the bomb-blast that took place at Emab Plaza in the heart of Abuja.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Adamawa PDP to Punish Members Over Inflammatory Comments

[Daily Trust] Yola -The Adamawa State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has dissociated itself from a claim by one of its members who accused the Sen. Ahmed Makarfi-led caretaker committee of violating an agreement with the Sen. Ali Modu Sh…

[Daily Trust] Yola -The Adamawa State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has dissociated itself from a claim by one of its members who accused the Sen. Ahmed Makarfi-led caretaker committee of violating an agreement with the Sen. Ali Modu Sheriff faction of the party.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria