Oct 1 Bombing – Okah to Know Fate May 16

[Daily Trust] A Federal High Court in Abuja has fixed May16 for ruling, on an application for no-case-submission by Charles Okah, seeking to be discharged of terrorism charges.

[Daily Trust] A Federal High Court in Abuja has fixed May16 for ruling, on an application for no-case-submission by Charles Okah, seeking to be discharged of terrorism charges.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mashariki Film Festival Awards Best Filmmakers

[New Times] Of the six, two were Rwandans. Emmanuel Harris Munezero’s short film, It Works, scooped the accolade for Best Short Fiction Film, while Habib Kanobana’s film, Football For Peace scooped the accolades for Best Short Documentary.

[New Times] Of the six, two were Rwandans. Emmanuel Harris Munezero's short film, It Works, scooped the accolade for Best Short Fiction Film, while Habib Kanobana's film, Football For Peace scooped the accolades for Best Short Documentary.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Economist Backs IMF’s Declaration On Economic Recovery Plan

[Leadership] An economist, Dr Aminu Usman says he is in support of declaration by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) that the recently released Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP) will resuscitate the country’s economy.

[Leadership] An economist, Dr Aminu Usman says he is in support of declaration by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) that the recently released Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP) will resuscitate the country's economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigerian Brands Capitalise On Social Media Trend #KeepTheChangeBae

[This is Africa] Last week, Nigeria’s social media was alight with the hashtag #keepthechangebae which came after a date went awry. A young woman returned the money a guy spent during a date, and asked the man to keep the change. The man involved presu…

[This is Africa] Last week, Nigeria's social media was alight with the hashtag #keepthechangebae which came after a date went awry. A young woman returned the money a guy spent during a date, and asked the man to keep the change. The man involved presumed that taking the woman on a date was an automatic ticket to a relationship. The disgruntled man called out the lady on Twitter in a crude tweet, and her response set social media on fire. Nigerian companies and brands were quick to capitalise on the trending story.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Charles Okah – Court Fixes May 16 to Rule On No-Case-Submission

[Daily Trust] The Federal High Court, on Monday in Abuja fixed May 16 to rule on the application for no-case-submission filed by Charles Okah and Nwabueze Obi, to dispel terrorism charges brought against them.

[Daily Trust] The Federal High Court, on Monday in Abuja fixed May 16 to rule on the application for no-case-submission filed by Charles Okah and Nwabueze Obi, to dispel terrorism charges brought against them.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

West Nile Leaders Demand Law On Mosquito Nets

[Monitor] Arua/Zombo -Leaders in Arua and Zombo districts want the Ministry of Health to enact a law that will punish citizens who misuse the treated mosquito nets distributed by the government.

[Monitor] Arua/Zombo -Leaders in Arua and Zombo districts want the Ministry of Health to enact a law that will punish citizens who misuse the treated mosquito nets distributed by the government.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda