Victim of Brutal Attack in Anambra Petitions Police

[Vanguard] An elderly man, Mr. Samuel Ezechinyelugo, who was allegedly attacked by his half brothers and had his two legs seriously damaged at the premises of the Chief Magistrate Court, Abagana in Njikoka local government area of Anambra State, has pe…

[Vanguard] An elderly man, Mr. Samuel Ezechinyelugo, who was allegedly attacked by his half brothers and had his two legs seriously damaged at the premises of the Chief Magistrate Court, Abagana in Njikoka local government area of Anambra State, has petitioned the Anambra Police Command, asking the Police to bring his assailants to book.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Physical Inactivity Is Hurting the Health of People in Countries Like Kenya. There’s a Solution

[The Conversation Africa] Getting physically active is important no matter where you live: obesity and physical inactivity are serious public health problems – in both developed and developing countries.

[The Conversation Africa] Getting physically active is important no matter where you live: obesity and physical inactivity are serious public health problems - in both developed and developing countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

I Give Out Free Airtime On Social Media, It’s Time to Give Out Free Wi-Fi – Don Jazzy

[Vanguard] Mavin Records boss, Don Jazzy has launched a free Wi-Fi service called Flobyt, to give back to the society. Don Jazzy is partnering with founder of Tsaboin, technology company, Dele Odufuye, to make the dream come true.

[Vanguard] Mavin Records boss, Don Jazzy has launched a free Wi-Fi service called Flobyt, to give back to the society. Don Jazzy is partnering with founder of Tsaboin, technology company, Dele Odufuye, to make the dream come true.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lake Chad Basin – World’s Most Neglected Crisis Rages On

[Al Jazeera] On Friday, February 24, the countries of the Lake Chad region – Cameroon, Chad, Niger and Nigeria, donor governments such as Norway and Germany, the United States and the United Kingdom, and international organisations are gathering for th…

[Al Jazeera] On Friday, February 24, the countries of the Lake Chad region - Cameroon, Chad, Niger and Nigeria, donor governments such as Norway and Germany, the United States and the United Kingdom, and international organisations are gathering for the Oslo Humanitarian Conference on Nigeria and the Lake Chad Region.

source: AllAfrica News: Chad

South Africa Academy Team Named for Namibia Sevens

[Namibian] THREE South Africa Schools representatives from 2016 have been named in the SA Rugby Sevens Academy under-18 team that will compete in the Capricorn Group Windhoek Gymnasium Rugby Sevens Festival this weekend.

[Namibian] THREE South Africa Schools representatives from 2016 have been named in the SA Rugby Sevens Academy under-18 team that will compete in the Capricorn Group Windhoek Gymnasium Rugby Sevens Festival this weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Amina Mohammed Sworn-in, Lists Priority At UN

[Premium Times] Amina Mohammed, the UN Deputy Secretary-General, says her responsibility at the UN will be to focus primarily on helping the UN Secretary-General António Guterres to reposition sustainable development as the heart of the organisation.

[Premium Times] Amina Mohammed, the UN Deputy Secretary-General, says her responsibility at the UN will be to focus primarily on helping the UN Secretary-General António Guterres to reposition sustainable development as the heart of the organisation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Germany Backs $1.5 Billion Aid Call for Lake Chad Region

[Deutsche Welle] A new funding appeal for the Lake Chad region is to be launched at an international donors’ conference in Oslo on Friday. Two million people have been displaced and many more are trapped in a humanitarian crisis.

[Deutsche Welle] A new funding appeal for the Lake Chad region is to be launched at an international donors' conference in Oslo on Friday. Two million people have been displaced and many more are trapped in a humanitarian crisis.

source: AllAfrica News: Chad