Ecowas 78th Council of Ministers Meeting Begins in Monrovia June 1st

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The President of the ECOWAS Commission, Mr. Marcel Alain de Souza, has promised to ask the ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State and government and others to do a “standing ovation” for the Chair of ECOWAS Authority, Ellen John…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The President of the ECOWAS Commission, Mr. Marcel Alain de Souza, has promised to ask the ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State and government and others to do a "standing ovation" for the Chair of ECOWAS Authority, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, President of the Republic of Liberia and her government for the splendid job she has done for the sub-region and her country.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Rape Victim Breaks Silence – ‘My Parents Told Me Not to Talk About What Happened’

[FrontPageAfrica] Zwedru -The 13-year-old girl held her three-month-old daughter on her lap, sitting outside a mud house in Billabo, a rural town on a dirt road in Grand Gedeh County, represented by Morias Waylee, (Unity Party -District #2, Grand Gedeh).

[FrontPageAfrica] Zwedru -The 13-year-old girl held her three-month-old daughter on her lap, sitting outside a mud house in Billabo, a rural town on a dirt road in Grand Gedeh County, represented by Morias Waylee, (Unity Party -District #2, Grand Gedeh).

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Couple to Recieve a House After 50 Years in a Shack

[GroundUp] Georgina Boois is 75 years old and a grandmother of 15 children. She has lived over 50 years of her life in a two-bedroomed shack. She lives with her husband Opua Hermanus, aged 70. Soon, she hopes, she will have a proper house of her own, n…

[GroundUp] Georgina Boois is 75 years old and a grandmother of 15 children. She has lived over 50 years of her life in a two-bedroomed shack. She lives with her husband Opua Hermanus, aged 70. Soon, she hopes, she will have a proper house of her own, now that a R20-million People's Housing Process (PHP) has been approved to build 180 houses in Pella, a town just north of Atlantis.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Acting President Orders Nigerian Govt Job Portal Opened

[Premium Times] Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has directed that the online portal of the government’s job initiative, N-Power, be reopened June 17 to allow more unemployed Nigerians apply, the Minister of State, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ah…

[Premium Times] Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has directed that the online portal of the government's job initiative, N-Power, be reopened June 17 to allow more unemployed Nigerians apply, the Minister of State, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Son Connives With Gang Members to Abduct Father

[Daily Trust] Ibadan -A 20-year-old Ibrahim Babatunde who conspired with other members of his gang to kidnap his own father, Alhaji Aliyu Babatunde, was paraded by the Commissioner of Police in Oyo State, Mr. Abiodun Odude, at the state police headquar…

[Daily Trust] Ibadan -A 20-year-old Ibrahim Babatunde who conspired with other members of his gang to kidnap his own father, Alhaji Aliyu Babatunde, was paraded by the Commissioner of Police in Oyo State, Mr. Abiodun Odude, at the state police headquarters, Eleyele, Ibadan yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Refuse, Contaminated Water Cause Cholera in Calabar

[Daily Trust] Calabar -Many residents of Calabar are being admitted in private hospitals because of outbreak of cholera following the consumption of contaminated water sold by hawkers.

[Daily Trust] Calabar -Many residents of Calabar are being admitted in private hospitals because of outbreak of cholera following the consumption of contaminated water sold by hawkers.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Three Kidnappers Arrested Over Abduction of 6 Students

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Detectives attached to the Inspector General of Police (IGP) Intelligence Response Team (IRT) have arrested three notorious criminals for their alleged involvement in the kidnapping of six students at Igbonla area of Epe, Lagos.

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Detectives attached to the Inspector General of Police (IGP) Intelligence Response Team (IRT) have arrested three notorious criminals for their alleged involvement in the kidnapping of six students at Igbonla area of Epe, Lagos.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria