Airman Wounded As B/Haram Attacks NAF Helicopter

[Daily Trust] A Nigerian Air Force (NAF) helicopter on medical outreach at Gwoza, in Borno State on Wednesday came under attack by Boko Haram insurgents, Air Force spokesman, Group Captain Ayodele Famuyiwa said in a statement yesterday.

[Daily Trust] A Nigerian Air Force (NAF) helicopter on medical outreach at Gwoza, in Borno State on Wednesday came under attack by Boko Haram insurgents, Air Force spokesman, Group Captain Ayodele Famuyiwa said in a statement yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Boko Haram Insurgents Attack NAF Helicopter Conveying Medics

[This Day] Abuja -Boko Haram terrorists yesterday confronted men of the Nigerian Air Force (NAF), attacking its helicopter conveying medics on outreach programme in Gwoza area of Borno State.

[This Day] Abuja -Boko Haram terrorists yesterday confronted men of the Nigerian Air Force (NAF), attacking its helicopter conveying medics on outreach programme in Gwoza area of Borno State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

No Bet, Gaming Operators Tell Midiwo on New Law

[Capital FM] Gaming operators in the country have called on MPs to defer debate on the contentious Betting, Lotteries and Gaming Amendment Bill saying that passage of the proposed law is going to lead to the collapse of the industry.

[Capital FM] Gaming operators in the country have called on MPs to defer debate on the contentious Betting, Lotteries and Gaming Amendment Bill saying that passage of the proposed law is going to lead to the collapse of the industry.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

World Converges in Kampala for Pearl of Africa Tourism Expo

[Independent (Kampala)] Uganda hosts the 3rd Pearl of Africa Tourism Expo (POATE) that will attract international hosted buyers from Europe, the Americas , Africa, Australia and Asia.

[Independent (Kampala)] Uganda hosts the 3rd Pearl of Africa Tourism Expo (POATE) that will attract international hosted buyers from Europe, the Americas , Africa, Australia and Asia.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Ugandans Mark Janani Luwum Day

[Independent (Kampala)] Hundreds of Ugandans celebrated the life of the late Archbishop Janani Luwum at Mucwini sub-county headquarters in Kitgum district on Thursday. It is 40 years since he was murdered for standing up against human rights abuses in …

[Independent (Kampala)] Hundreds of Ugandans celebrated the life of the late Archbishop Janani Luwum at Mucwini sub-county headquarters in Kitgum district on Thursday. It is 40 years since he was murdered for standing up against human rights abuses in 1977.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Areruya Wins Bronze Medal At Continental Championships

[New Times] Team Rwanda’s top sprinter Joseph Areruya yesterday put up another spectacular performance to claim a bronze medal at the ongoing 2017 African Continental Championships in Luxor, Egypt in the men U23 Individual Time Trial.

[New Times] Team Rwanda's top sprinter Joseph Areruya yesterday put up another spectacular performance to claim a bronze medal at the ongoing 2017 African Continental Championships in Luxor, Egypt in the men U23 Individual Time Trial.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Man, 26, Kills Friend ‘To Harvest Body Parts’

[News24Wire] A Zimbabwean serial killer, 26, has been arrested and placed on remand after being enticed by a South African traditional healer to “harvest body parts” of anyone with a Ncube surname, reports the state owned Chronicle newspaper.

[News24Wire] A Zimbabwean serial killer, 26, has been arrested and placed on remand after being enticed by a South African traditional healer to "harvest body parts" of anyone with a Ncube surname, reports the state owned Chronicle newspaper.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe