UN Special Envoy Commends Ethiopia’s Role in Ensuring Peace

[Ethiopian Herald] Foreign Affairs Minister Dr. Workneh Gebeyehu discussed with UN Secretary General’s Special Envoy for Sudan and South Sudan Nicholas Haysom on Thursday.

[Ethiopian Herald] Foreign Affairs Minister Dr. Workneh Gebeyehu discussed with UN Secretary General's Special Envoy for Sudan and South Sudan Nicholas Haysom on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

500, 000 Malnourished Children Risk Death Over Delayed 2017 Budget

[Guardian] Five months into 2017, there is still no budget or funding for 2.5 million Severely Acute Malnourished (SAM) children in the country. And like in previous years, about 500,000 of them risk death before year end according to a recent report b…

[Guardian] Five months into 2017, there is still no budget or funding for 2.5 million Severely Acute Malnourished (SAM) children in the country. And like in previous years, about 500,000 of them risk death before year end according to a recent report by the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Irate Youths Raze Houses in Rivers

[Guardian] Irate youths in Mgboshimini Community in Rivers State, yesterday razed down buildings and damaged property worth millions of naira following the murder of a chief, Charles Minikwu.

[Guardian] Irate youths in Mgboshimini Community in Rivers State, yesterday razed down buildings and damaged property worth millions of naira following the murder of a chief, Charles Minikwu.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Symposium Lays Stress On Preserving Cultural Values for Human Dev’t

[Ethiopian Herald] The fifth annual National Symposium of Debere Markos University of Haddis Alemayehu Institute of Cultural Studies stressed the need for prioritizing preservation of core cultural assets and values to ensure human development.

[Ethiopian Herald] The fifth annual National Symposium of Debere Markos University of Haddis Alemayehu Institute of Cultural Studies stressed the need for prioritizing preservation of core cultural assets and values to ensure human development.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Buhari Receives 82 Chibok Girls Released By Boko Haram

[Guardian] President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo (centre) with the 21 Chibok girls freed by Boko Haram on October 13, 2016. The girls were received by the president at the State House, Abuja, on Wednesday, October 19, 2016. PHOTO:…

[Guardian] President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo (centre) with the 21 Chibok girls freed by Boko Haram on October 13, 2016. The girls were received by the president at the State House, Abuja, on Wednesday, October 19, 2016. PHOTO: TWITTER/PODE

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Choose Best Man to Succeed Me – Governor Aregbesola

[Guardian] Governor Rauf Aregbesola of Osun has told people of the state that the major key to the continuation of the milestone developmental programmes and projects of his administration is for them to identify and vote the right candidate to succeed…

[Guardian] Governor Rauf Aregbesola of Osun has told people of the state that the major key to the continuation of the milestone developmental programmes and projects of his administration is for them to identify and vote the right candidate to succeed him in 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Township Braces for Zuma Announcement On Demarcation

[News24Wire] Security has been beefed up at Vuwani township and surrounding areas, as President Jacob Zuma is scheduled to announce a new decision over municipal boundary disputes.

[News24Wire] Security has been beefed up at Vuwani township and surrounding areas, as President Jacob Zuma is scheduled to announce a new decision over municipal boundary disputes.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Supreme Court Justice Urges Wider Application of Plea Bargain in Corruption War

[Premium Times] A Supreme Court justice, Kumai Bayang Aka’ahs, has urged the Nigerian government to make greater use of the plea bargain concept in the ongoing war against corruption.

[Premium Times] A Supreme Court justice, Kumai Bayang Aka'ahs, has urged the Nigerian government to make greater use of the plea bargain concept in the ongoing war against corruption.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria