Air Peace Sets New Date for Freetown, Banjul, Dakar Launch

[Guardian] Nigeria’s leading airline, Air Peace, has announced a new date, February 19, for the launch of its flights from Lagos to Freetown in Sierra Leone, Banjul in The Gambia and Dakar in Senegal.

[Guardian] Nigeria's leading airline, Air Peace, has announced a new date, February 19, for the launch of its flights from Lagos to Freetown in Sierra Leone, Banjul in The Gambia and Dakar in Senegal.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NAOC Cold Room Facility to Boost Fishery Export in Bayelsa State

[Guardian] Port Harcourt -The ultra-modern cold room facility built and donated to the Women of Twon Brass Kingdom in Brass Local Government Area of Bayelsa State, would boost fishing export and improve the standard of living of women, the General Mana…

[Guardian] Port Harcourt -The ultra-modern cold room facility built and donated to the Women of Twon Brass Kingdom in Brass Local Government Area of Bayelsa State, would boost fishing export and improve the standard of living of women, the General Manager, District of Nigerian Agip Oil Company Limited, (NAOC), Marco Rotondi, has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Obasanjo’s Statement Vindicated Us – Ann

[Guardian] One of the newly-registered political parties that hope to provide an alternative to both the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), the Alliance for New Nigeria (ANN), has said the controversia…

[Guardian] One of the newly-registered political parties that hope to provide an alternative to both the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), the Alliance for New Nigeria (ANN), has said the controversial statement by former President Olusegun Obasanjo urging President Muhammadu Buhari not to seek reelection, is a vindication of its position on the politics of Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Why Decommissioning South Africa’s Koeberg Nuclear Plant Won’t Be Easy

[The Conversation Africa] Africa’s only operational nuclear power plant is in an area called Koeberg, outside Cape Town in South Africa. The life span of the plant was originally meant to end in 2024. But after an upgrade it’s now expected to operate u…

[The Conversation Africa] Africa's only operational nuclear power plant is in an area called Koeberg, outside Cape Town in South Africa. The life span of the plant was originally meant to end in 2024. But after an upgrade it's now expected to operate until around 2044.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Vaughn Ahrens Fast Tracks Music Career With Impressive Album

[New Era] One might be tempted to call solo musician Vaughn Ahrens the ‘new kid’ on the block, simply because of his boy-next-door appeal. But at 19-years-old Ahrens is one serious musician who is making waves as a rising star on the horizon.

[New Era] One might be tempted to call solo musician Vaughn Ahrens the 'new kid' on the block, simply because of his boy-next-door appeal. But at 19-years-old Ahrens is one serious musician who is making waves as a rising star on the horizon.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Curing the Coup – Polls or Transitional Govt?

[Zimbabwe Independent] Since our last opinion piece, it is evident that there is growing complacency about both what has taken place and what is likely to take place in the aftermath of the coup last year.

[Zimbabwe Independent] Since our last opinion piece, it is evident that there is growing complacency about both what has taken place and what is likely to take place in the aftermath of the coup last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Telcos in Trouble Over Call Masking

[Guardian] Abuja -Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) may suspend the operational licenses of six companies implicated for their alleged involvement in call masking- a technique used to allow SMS to be sent or calls to be made to people without re…

[Guardian] Abuja -Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) may suspend the operational licenses of six companies implicated for their alleged involvement in call masking- a technique used to allow SMS to be sent or calls to be made to people without revealing the identity of the sender or caller.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Minister Dausi Paid Ex-Malawi Young Pioneer Benefits

[Nyasa Times] Minister of Information and Technology Nicholas Dausi is among the list of people who have been paid compensation for atrocities to the people of Malawi when they served under the notorious Malawi Young Pioneers (MYP), a paramilitary wing…

[Nyasa Times] Minister of Information and Technology Nicholas Dausi is among the list of people who have been paid compensation for atrocities to the people of Malawi when they served under the notorious Malawi Young Pioneers (MYP), a paramilitary wing of the Malawi Congress Party (MCP) during the one party state.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi