Taekwondo Federation Turns Focus to Female Athletes With Disabilities

[New Times] THE new president of the national taekwondo federation Placide Bagabo has revealed that his office has turned focus to promoting female athletes with disabilities to integrate them into the sport.

[New Times] THE new president of the national taekwondo federation Placide Bagabo has revealed that his office has turned focus to promoting female athletes with disabilities to integrate them into the sport.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

2 Soldiers Killed, 5 Injured in Exchange of Fire With Administration Police

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Two military soldiers were shot dead by Administration Police officers in Mandera late Wednesday, near the border with Somalia, in what authorities described as ‘friendly fire’.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Two military soldiers were shot dead by Administration Police officers in Mandera late Wednesday, near the border with Somalia, in what authorities described as 'friendly fire'.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

5.5M Children to Benefit From Govt’s School Feeding Programme

[Guardian] Special Adviser on Social Investment to the president, Mrs Maryam Uwais has disclosed that about 5.5m school children would benefit from the National Home Grown School Feeding Programme of the federal government.

[Guardian] Special Adviser on Social Investment to the president, Mrs Maryam Uwais has disclosed that about 5.5m school children would benefit from the National Home Grown School Feeding Programme of the federal government.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

When Kano Council Poll Becomes Turf of Political Gladiators

[Guardian] Kano -The lingering supremacy contest between incumbent governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje and his erstwhile godfather and predecessor in office, Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso was taken to the level of local council election as the battle for th…

[Guardian] Kano -The lingering supremacy contest between incumbent governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje and his erstwhile godfather and predecessor in office, Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso was taken to the level of local council election as the battle for the soul of Kano State continues ahead of 2019.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Experts, Others Blame Buhari’s Holding Petroleum Ministry for Fuel Scarcity

[Guardian] Abuja -Civil society groups, industry experts and other Nigerians have condemned President Muhammadu Buhari’s role as Minister of Petroleum Resources due to his alleged failure to proffer a lasting solution to the nation’s lingering fuel cri…

[Guardian] Abuja -Civil society groups, industry experts and other Nigerians have condemned President Muhammadu Buhari's role as Minister of Petroleum Resources due to his alleged failure to proffer a lasting solution to the nation's lingering fuel crisis.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Enugu Assembly Complains of Banks’ Excessive Charges

[Guardian] The Enugu House of Assembly has urged the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), and other financial regulatory authorities to look into the activities of commercial banks operating in Nigeria, especially in Enugu State, with regards to charges on c…

[Guardian] The Enugu House of Assembly has urged the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), and other financial regulatory authorities to look into the activities of commercial banks operating in Nigeria, especially in Enugu State, with regards to charges on customers' transactions, and stop the multiplicity of charges which they impose on customers' accounts.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Fayose Backs Soyinka, Security Agents Foil Fresh Invasion of Ondo Council

[Guardian] Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has backed Prof. Wole Soyinka on his call for an organised resistance through the formation of informal organisations against the incursion of herdsmen.

[Guardian] Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has backed Prof. Wole Soyinka on his call for an organised resistance through the formation of informal organisations against the incursion of herdsmen.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria