FIFA Confederation Cup – Cameroon Start On Losing Note

[Premium Times] African champions Cameroon on Sunday started out their FIFA Confederation Cup campaign on a losing note as they conceded two late goals against a resolute Chilean team.

[Premium Times] African champions Cameroon on Sunday started out their FIFA Confederation Cup campaign on a losing note as they conceded two late goals against a resolute Chilean team.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Man Fined for Using Fake U.S.$100 Note

[The Herald] A Chitungwiza man has been fined $50 for using a fake $100 note to buy a gearbox. Daniel Zebron appeared before Chitungwiza magistrate Mrs Yeukai Chigodora recently facing allegations of theft of trust property and pleaded not guilty. In h…

[The Herald] A Chitungwiza man has been fined $50 for using a fake $100 note to buy a gearbox. Daniel Zebron appeared before Chitungwiza magistrate Mrs Yeukai Chigodora recently facing allegations of theft of trust property and pleaded not guilty. In his defence, Zebron said he did not steal from the complainant, Mr Taitose Charoodza, but had connived with him to use $100 note to buy motor vehicle parts.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Biafra Agitators, Arewa Youth Risk Jail Terms, Osinbajo Tells Igbo Traditional Rulers

[Premium Times] The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, has warned that persons agitating for secession and the northern groups that issued ultimatum to Igbos risked jail terms as they violated Nigeria’s laws.

[Premium Times] The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, has warned that persons agitating for secession and the northern groups that issued ultimatum to Igbos risked jail terms as they violated Nigeria's laws.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ekweremadu Canvasses Major Overhaul of National Assembly

[Premium Times] The Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, has blamed the withdrawal of government subvention to political parties on abuse by people in positions of authority.

[Premium Times] The Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, has blamed the withdrawal of government subvention to political parties on abuse by people in positions of authority.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Special Report – Uber Killing Our Business, Lagos Taxi Drivers Lament

[Premium Times] Jolted back to reality by the presence of this reporter having been dozing off for what appeared the whole day, Lawal Azeez sprang to his feet to make enquiries about this reporter’s intended destination. Mr. Azeez was later joined by h…

[Premium Times] Jolted back to reality by the presence of this reporter having been dozing off for what appeared the whole day, Lawal Azeez sprang to his feet to make enquiries about this reporter's intended destination. Mr. Azeez was later joined by his colleagues, a group of old and middle-aged men. With desperation written boldly on their faces, they all scrambled amongst themselves to gain the attention of this reporter, whom they had erroneously identified as a potential passenger..

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Eight Feared Dead As Suicide Bombers Attack Maiduguri

[Premium Times] At least eight persons were feared killed and about 30 others injured on Sunday when suicide bombers carried out multiple attacks at a crowded location in Dalori, a suburb of Maiduguri, the Borno State capital.

[Premium Times] At least eight persons were feared killed and about 30 others injured on Sunday when suicide bombers carried out multiple attacks at a crowded location in Dalori, a suburb of Maiduguri, the Borno State capital.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Child Labour Robbing Their Innocence

[Citizen] For many years, millions of children have been forced to work in tough and dangerous conditions despite efforts to ensure that they are not robbed of their childhood.

[Citizen] For many years, millions of children have been forced to work in tough and dangerous conditions despite efforts to ensure that they are not robbed of their childhood.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania