Policymakers, Farmers, Others Gather for Agriculture Symposium

[Premium Times] Policymakers, experts, farmers and others will on Monday gather in Abuja for a national symposium on agriculture organised by Premium Times Centre for Investigative Journalism, PTCIJ, and the Nigeria Incentive-Based Risk Sharing System …

[Premium Times] Policymakers, experts, farmers and others will on Monday gather in Abuja for a national symposium on agriculture organised by Premium Times Centre for Investigative Journalism, PTCIJ, and the Nigeria Incentive-Based Risk Sharing System for Agricultural Lending, NIRSAL.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Group Inducts Bureau of Public Enterprises Into ‘FoI Hall of Shame’

[Premium Times] A civil society group, Media Rights Agenda, on Monday in Lagos inducted the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) into its Freedom of Information (FOI) Hall of Shame.

[Premium Times] A civil society group, Media Rights Agenda, on Monday in Lagos inducted the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) into its Freedom of Information (FOI) Hall of Shame.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

How to Mitigate Trial Delays in Nigerian Courts – Access to Justice

[Premium Times] An advocacy group, Access to Justice, has urged the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen, to review the timing of judicial conferences for judges as it delays administration of justice in the country.

[Premium Times] An advocacy group, Access to Justice, has urged the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen, to review the timing of judicial conferences for judges as it delays administration of justice in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Man Arrested With 150kg of Ivory

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Police with help of the Natural Resources Conservation Network carried out an operation in Pakwach district and arrested Opunya Edwin. He was arrested while in possession of four pieces of Ivory worth 60 million shillings.

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Police with help of the Natural Resources Conservation Network carried out an operation in Pakwach district and arrested Opunya Edwin. He was arrested while in possession of four pieces of Ivory worth 60 million shillings.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

15 Danish Firms Eye Nigeria’s Food, Agric Business

[Daily Trust] At least 15 Danish companies signed agreements with Nigerian investors on Monday in possible hopes of doing business in Nigeria, targeting the food and agriculture sector.

[Daily Trust] At least 15 Danish companies signed agreements with Nigerian investors on Monday in possible hopes of doing business in Nigeria, targeting the food and agriculture sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Matric Pupil Killed in Crash On Way Home From Final Exam

[News24Wire] A matric pupil was killed on Monday after a car ploughed into a group of pedestrians on a pavement on the M7, opposite the Southway Mall in Rossburgh, Durban.

[News24Wire] A matric pupil was killed on Monday after a car ploughed into a group of pedestrians on a pavement on the M7, opposite the Southway Mall in Rossburgh, Durban.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

UICT Asks for Shs 13bn for Centre of Excellence

[Observer] The Uganda Institute of Information and Communication Technology (UICT) has asked government for at least Shs 13bn to enable it develop infrastructure as the institute repositions itself to become a regional centre of excellence.

[Observer] The Uganda Institute of Information and Communication Technology (UICT) has asked government for at least Shs 13bn to enable it develop infrastructure as the institute repositions itself to become a regional centre of excellence.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Use of High Explosives Against Civilians “unacceptable”

[AIM] Maputo -The use of explosive weaponry against civilian populations is “morally unacceptable” and violates the principles of International Humanitarian Law, declared Mozambican Foreign Minister Oldemiro Baloi on Monday.

[AIM] Maputo -The use of explosive weaponry against civilian populations is "morally unacceptable" and violates the principles of International Humanitarian Law, declared Mozambican Foreign Minister Oldemiro Baloi on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

‘Don’t Take Case Against Manana Co-Accused Lightly’ – State

[News24Wire] The case against two men, who participated in the assault of three women by former deputy minister of Higher Education Mduduzi Manana, should not be taken lightly, the State has argued in court.

[News24Wire] The case against two men, who participated in the assault of three women by former deputy minister of Higher Education Mduduzi Manana, should not be taken lightly, the State has argued in court.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa