NPA Welcomes Senate’s Investigation of Its JV Enterprises

[Premium Times] The Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority, NPA, Hadiza Bala-Usman has welcomed the decision of the Nigerian Senate to look into the activities of the Joint Venture Enterprises of the NPA, namely, the Lagos Channel Management…

[Premium Times] The Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority, NPA, Hadiza Bala-Usman has welcomed the decision of the Nigerian Senate to look into the activities of the Joint Venture Enterprises of the NPA, namely, the Lagos Channel Management, the Bonny Channel Company, and the Calabar Channel Management Company Limited, as raised in a motion on the floor of the Senate on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Cop Killers Might Be Linked to Joburg Court Escape

[News24Wire] Three men who shot and killed a police officer in Vosloorus, south of Boksburg, might be linked to the Johannesburg Magistrate’s Court escape in May, police said on Thursday.

[News24Wire] Three men who shot and killed a police officer in Vosloorus, south of Boksburg, might be linked to the Johannesburg Magistrate's Court escape in May, police said on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Neglected but Still Not Yet Over – Crisis Continues to Bite

[Citizen] Burundian President Pierre Nkurunziza announced his intention to seek a disputed third term more than two years ago, spawning a period of unrest marked by extrajudicial killings, a failed coup, and ethnic division.

[Citizen] Burundian President Pierre Nkurunziza announced his intention to seek a disputed third term more than two years ago, spawning a period of unrest marked by extrajudicial killings, a failed coup, and ethnic division.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

University’s Student Body Suspends Members Suspected of Rape

[News24Wire] Two members of the Student Representative Council (SRC) of the University of Cape Town (UCT) were suspended from the council on Wednesday pending an investigation into rape and sexual harassment allegations against them.

[News24Wire] Two members of the Student Representative Council (SRC) of the University of Cape Town (UCT) were suspended from the council on Wednesday pending an investigation into rape and sexual harassment allegations against them.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Edusat-1 Satellite Goes Into Orbit Today

[Guardian] Akure -The federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA) has said that five satellites of the BIRDS-1 Project, including the Nigerian CubeSat, code-named Nigeria Edusat-1, would be released from the International Space Station 1SS KIBO (Jap…

[Guardian] Akure -The federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA) has said that five satellites of the BIRDS-1 Project, including the Nigerian CubeSat, code-named Nigeria Edusat-1, would be released from the International Space Station 1SS KIBO (Japan Cubicle) into the orbit today.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Gor, Ulinzi and Waruru Charged Over Kisumu Trouble

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Gor Mahia, Ulinzi Stars and striker Stephen Waruru have been charged by the Kenyan Premier League Independent Disciplinary and Complaints Committee (IDCC) over the violence that erupted last Sunday during the 2-2 draw between the …

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Gor Mahia, Ulinzi Stars and striker Stephen Waruru have been charged by the Kenyan Premier League Independent Disciplinary and Complaints Committee (IDCC) over the violence that erupted last Sunday during the 2-2 draw between the two sides at the Moi Stadium in Kisumu.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Bus Operators Count Losses With Madaraka Express Takeoff

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Buses ferrying passengers from Nairobi to Mombasa route are experiencing losses after the introduction of the new passenger Standard Gauge Railway train service dubbed Madaraka Express.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Buses ferrying passengers from Nairobi to Mombasa route are experiencing losses after the introduction of the new passenger Standard Gauge Railway train service dubbed Madaraka Express.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya