Rare Dinosaur Fossil Found in Great Rift Valley

[Nation] The fossils of a dinosaur previously thought to have only lived in South America have been discovered in Tanzania, throwing into question scientific theories about the reptiles’ habitat.

[Nation] The fossils of a dinosaur previously thought to have only lived in South America have been discovered in Tanzania, throwing into question scientific theories about the reptiles' habitat.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Govt Targets Whatsapp Admin in Fight Against Hate Speech

[The Conversation Africa] The Kenyan government is waging a war against online hate mongers with what would appear to be a zero-tolerance policy. In an unprecedented move two chat group administrators have been arrested. They were charged with sharing …

[The Conversation Africa] The Kenyan government is waging a war against online hate mongers with what would appear to be a zero-tolerance policy. In an unprecedented move two chat group administrators have been arrested. They were charged with sharing hate messages on WhatsApp that threatened national security and face an additional charge of spreading alarming propaganda on social media.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

In Sallah Message, Buhari Asks Nigerians to Set Aside Their Differences, Unite

[This Day] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari in Daura, his country home, has called on Nigerians to set aside their differences and strengthen the bonds of friendship and unity to keep the country together.

[This Day] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari in Daura, his country home, has called on Nigerians to set aside their differences and strengthen the bonds of friendship and unity to keep the country together.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Zuma Takes Questions on ‘Corrupt, Incompetent Characters’

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma didn’t answer why he is “always associated with incompetent and corrupt characters” like former Communications Minister Faith Muthambi and former SABC COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng.

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma didn't answer why he is "always associated with incompetent and corrupt characters" like former Communications Minister Faith Muthambi and former SABC COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Kudos, Knocks, As Buhari Joins the Restructuring Debate

[Leadership] In his first response to the deafening clamour for the restructuring of the country’s federalism, President Muhammadu Buhari, passed the buck on discussions to the National Assembly and the National Council of State. ADEBIYI ADEDAPO captur…

[Leadership] In his first response to the deafening clamour for the restructuring of the country's federalism, President Muhammadu Buhari, passed the buck on discussions to the National Assembly and the National Council of State. ADEBIYI ADEDAPO captures reactions to the president's position.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘No Music Day’ Crusade Set to Hold

[This Day] As the Nigerian music industry continues with its effort to build significant public awareness and support for the new national fight against piracy of music, movies, literature, broadcast content, software and other creative rights, which i…

[This Day] As the Nigerian music industry continues with its effort to build significant public awareness and support for the new national fight against piracy of music, movies, literature, broadcast content, software and other creative rights, which is undermining investments in the Nigerian creative industry, it has concluded plans to hold once again its annual, 'No Music Day'. Billed to hold today, September 1, across Nigeria with the theme, 'Music for National Stability", 'No Music Day' is a day the music industr

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Why Ethiopia Airlines Is Successful

[This Day] Ethiopia Airlines possess unique, rare and difficult to imitate attributes that distinguish it from its peers in Africa. The airline is seen as the most successful airline in the continent.

[This Day] Ethiopia Airlines possess unique, rare and difficult to imitate attributes that distinguish it from its peers in Africa. The airline is seen as the most successful airline in the continent.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

UK Halves Aid to Nigeria, Wants More Action Against Boko Haram

[Daily Trust] The British government has halved the amount of humanitarian aid it gives to Nigeria, while calling on its leaders to do more to tackle extremist group Boko Haram.

[Daily Trust] The British government has halved the amount of humanitarian aid it gives to Nigeria, while calling on its leaders to do more to tackle extremist group Boko Haram.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria