Banks to Restore ATMs in Borno Military Barracks

[Leadership] Five commercial banks have agreed to restore Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) in all the military barracks in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, in order to enable troops easy access to cash and prevent needless fiction between soldiers a…

[Leadership] Five commercial banks have agreed to restore Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) in all the military barracks in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, in order to enable troops easy access to cash and prevent needless fiction between soldiers and civilians.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

$2.1 Billion Arms Deal Scandal – I Have No Case With EFCC – Ex-Milad

[Leadership] Former Military Administrator of Kaduna State, and APC chieftain, Brigadier General Lawal Jafaru Isa (retired), served as chairman, sub-committee on security in the transition to the present administration. In this rare interview, he speak…

[Leadership] Former Military Administrator of Kaduna State, and APC chieftain, Brigadier General Lawal Jafaru Isa (retired), served as chairman, sub-committee on security in the transition to the present administration. In this rare interview, he speaks on his alleged involvement in the $2.1bn arms deal saga currently rocking the Office of former National Security Adviser (NSA), describing his travail as handiwork of mischief makers. MUYIWA OYINLOLA met him.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Anti-Dictatorship Protest Continues, Gabon Crash Out

[Daily Maverick] It’s crunch time at the Africa Cup of Nations as we head into the final round of group fixtures. Most groups remain relatively open as teams fight for a place in the final eight. By ANTOINETTE MULLER.

[Daily Maverick] It's crunch time at the Africa Cup of Nations as we head into the final round of group fixtures. Most groups remain relatively open as teams fight for a place in the final eight. By ANTOINETTE MULLER.

source: AllAfrica News: Gabon

Being Married Means Nothing to Me – Laura Ikeji

[Vanguard] Laura Ikeji-Kanu, newly married sister to celebrity blogger, Linda Ikeji seems to be gunning for troubled waters with her recent outburst on social media. The celebrity fashion blogger who tied the nuptial knots with her heartthrob, Ogbonna …

[Vanguard] Laura Ikeji-Kanu, newly married sister to celebrity blogger, Linda Ikeji seems to be gunning for troubled waters with her recent outburst on social media. The celebrity fashion blogger who tied the nuptial knots with her heartthrob, Ogbonna Nwankwo, on Thursday says being married means nothing to her.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

How Tinubu’s Plane Helped Remove Jammeh

[Vanguard] Indications have emerged that a plane belonging to the National Leader of All Progressives Congress ,APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu was used to fly ex-Gambian President, Mr. Yahaya Jammeh out of the country.

[Vanguard] Indications have emerged that a plane belonging to the National Leader of All Progressives Congress ,APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu was used to fly ex-Gambian President, Mr. Yahaya Jammeh out of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

UNAMID Investigates Weapons and Military-Related Items Found With Contingent Luggage

[SNA] Fashir -The United Nations-African Union Peace Mission in Darfur (UNAMID) on Friday said during the routine rotation of a UNAMID contingent from Fashir airport, North Darfur, a number of weapons and military-related items were found by UNAMID Sec…

[SNA] Fashir -The United Nations-African Union Peace Mission in Darfur (UNAMID) on Friday said during the routine rotation of a UNAMID contingent from Fashir airport, North Darfur, a number of weapons and military-related items were found by UNAMID Security in some checked-in luggage.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Govt Unveils State of the Art Sickle Cell Testing Kit

[EA Business] Dar es Salaam, Tanzania -A new and state-of-the-art sickle cell-diagnostic technology, “Sickle-Scan test kit” was officially launched in Dar es Salaam last week – a big boost to the government’s efforts aimed to reduce the number of peopl…

[EA Business] Dar es Salaam, Tanzania -A new and state-of-the-art sickle cell-diagnostic technology, "Sickle-Scan test kit" was officially launched in Dar es Salaam last week - a big boost to the government's efforts aimed to reduce the number of people dying of sickle cell and related diseases in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

‘Sudan Deliberately Attacks Darfuri Students’ – Amnesty International

[Radio Dabanga] Nairobi / Khartoum / Omdurman -Dozens of students have been killed, injured and expelled from universities since 2014 for speaking out against human rights violations in Darfur, according to Amnesty International. The human rights organ…

[Radio Dabanga] Nairobi / Khartoum / Omdurman -Dozens of students have been killed, injured and expelled from universities since 2014 for speaking out against human rights violations in Darfur, according to Amnesty International. The human rights organisation demands from the Sudanese government to end politically-motivated and sometimes deadly attacks on Darfuri students.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

El Gedaref – 52 Patients Killed, Infected By Diarrhoea

[Radio Dabanga] El Gedaref -Medical sources in the eastern Sudanese state reported that four patients died of acute watery diarrhoea in the past week. 49 people have been infected and hospitalised.

[Radio Dabanga] El Gedaref -Medical sources in the eastern Sudanese state reported that four patients died of acute watery diarrhoea in the past week. 49 people have been infected and hospitalised.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan