UTME – JAMB Fumes As ‘Powerful’ Registration Fraudsters Are Arrested

[Premium Times] Five people have been arrested by Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) for various alleged registration infractions in the ongoing 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) to be conducted by the Joint Admission…

[Premium Times] Five people have been arrested by Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) for various alleged registration infractions in the ongoing 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) to be conducted by the Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board (JAMB).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Huffington Post South Africa to Apologize for ‘Hate Speech’

[News24Wire] The Huffington Post has been ordered to apologise to the public for publishing a “racist and sexist” blog that incited hate speech, titled “Could It Be Time To Deny White Men The Franchise?”.

[News24Wire] The Huffington Post has been ordered to apologise to the public for publishing a "racist and sexist" blog that incited hate speech, titled "Could It Be Time To Deny White Men The Franchise?".

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Journalist Detained Over Whatsapp Comment Granted Bail

[Premium Times] A journalist arrested by the Kaduna State command of the Nigeria Police for an alleged offence not related to his reportorial duties has been granted bail by a magistrate court.

[Premium Times] A journalist arrested by the Kaduna State command of the Nigeria Police for an alleged offence not related to his reportorial duties has been granted bail by a magistrate court.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Protest Rocks APC Primaries in Benue

[Premium Times] The primary elections of the All Progressives Congress held on Thursday and Friday, ahead of the June 3 Local Government polls in Benue, have sparked off protests in some parts of the state.

[Premium Times] The primary elections of the All Progressives Congress held on Thursday and Friday, ahead of the June 3 Local Government polls in Benue, have sparked off protests in some parts of the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Army Chief Buratai Reveals War Tactics Used Against Boko Haram

[Premium Times] The Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai, said the lessons he learnt from the Bangladesh National Defence while on course had been very useful in the counter insurgency operations in the North-East.

[Premium Times] The Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai, said the lessons he learnt from the Bangladesh National Defence while on course had been very useful in the counter insurgency operations in the North-East.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Save APC From Collapse, Party Chieftain Begs Buhari

[Premium Times] A member of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Timi Frank, has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and National Assembly leadership to rescue the party from collapse.

[Premium Times] A member of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Timi Frank, has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and National Assembly leadership to rescue the party from collapse.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

How Nigeria’s Football League Body Plans to Honour Dead Calabar Fans

[Premium Times] Players of Rangers International Football Club and visiting Kano Pillars FC are to wear black armbands during their game in Enugu this Sunday, the League Management Company (LMC) has said.

[Premium Times] Players of Rangers International Football Club and visiting Kano Pillars FC are to wear black armbands during their game in Enugu this Sunday, the League Management Company (LMC) has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Dogara Seeks Probe Into Death of Football Fans in Calabar

[Premium Times] The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has expressed sadness over the unfortunate incident which led to the death of football fans in a viewing centre in Calabar, Cross River State.

[Premium Times] The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has expressed sadness over the unfortunate incident which led to the death of football fans in a viewing centre in Calabar, Cross River State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

New Union Federation Launched

[GroundUp] Nearly 700,000 workers from 24 trade unions have joined to form a new trade union federation. The new federation, named the South African Federation of Trade Unions (SAFTU), held its inaugural congress in Boksburg on Friday.

[GroundUp] Nearly 700,000 workers from 24 trade unions have joined to form a new trade union federation. The new federation, named the South African Federation of Trade Unions (SAFTU), held its inaugural congress in Boksburg on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa