Lawmaker Empowers 150 Constituents in Abia

[Daily Trust] Umuahia -As the nation grapples with the challenge of unemployment, no fewer than 150 people, including artisans became beneficiaries of various empowerment tools given out by the Senator representing Abia North in the Senate, Mao Ohuabunwa.

[Daily Trust] Umuahia -As the nation grapples with the challenge of unemployment, no fewer than 150 people, including artisans became beneficiaries of various empowerment tools given out by the Senator representing Abia North in the Senate, Mao Ohuabunwa.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Sheriff’s PDP Moves to Replace Council Poll Candidates in Jigawa

[Daily Trust] Dutse -Barely two months to local government council poll in Jigawa State, there is crisis in the state chapter of the PDP following a move by the faction loyal to the embattled national chairman of the party, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, to…

[Daily Trust] Dutse -Barely two months to local government council poll in Jigawa State, there is crisis in the state chapter of the PDP following a move by the faction loyal to the embattled national chairman of the party, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, to replace candidates.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kano Wins African Drums Festival

[Daily Trust] Abeokuta -The Kano State contingent Saturday night emerged overall winners of the second edition of the Ogun State -organized African Drums Festival in Abeokuta, the state capital.

[Daily Trust] Abeokuta -The Kano State contingent Saturday night emerged overall winners of the second edition of the Ogun State -organized African Drums Festival in Abeokuta, the state capital.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Bridge Schools Submit 28 Academies for Licensing

[Observer] In 2005, Bridge International Academies (BIA) started operations in Uganda. Then, not many knew much about them, until the education ministry ordered the closure of 63 of their schools last year.

[Observer] In 2005, Bridge International Academies (BIA) started operations in Uganda. Then, not many knew much about them, until the education ministry ordered the closure of 63 of their schools last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Cameroon – 3 traffickers arrested with lion and leopard skins

[Camer.be] Three people were arrested on the 13th of April 2015, in Meiganga for trafficking in a two leopard skins and a lion skin. Also seized from the traffickers were two crocodile skins during the operation that was carried out by wildlife officia…

[Camer.be] Three people were arrested on the 13th of April 2015, in Meiganga for trafficking in a two leopard skins and a lion skin. Also seized from the traffickers were two crocodile skins during the operation that was carried out by wildlife officials of the Mbere Divisional Delegation of Forestry and Wildlife working in collaboration with the Gendarmerie Territorial Brigade. One of the traffickers left Garoua with some of the wildlife products on board a grey Toyota car and arrived Meiganga where he got in contac

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Intruder ‘Laughed As He Attacked My Dad’ – Murder Accused

[News24Wire] One of the intruders who attacked and killed the Van Breda family laughed as he went for the father, murder-accused Henri van Breda told the Western Cape High Court on Monday.

[News24Wire] One of the intruders who attacked and killed the Van Breda family laughed as he went for the father, murder-accused Henri van Breda told the Western Cape High Court on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Stella Nyanzi Runs to High Court to Fight Mental Exam

[Observer] The Criminal division of the High court has recalled from Buganda Road chief Magistrate’s court the case file of Dr Stella Nyanzi, the jailed Makerere University researcher, following an appeal by her lawyers.

[Observer] The Criminal division of the High court has recalled from Buganda Road chief Magistrate's court the case file of Dr Stella Nyanzi, the jailed Makerere University researcher, following an appeal by her lawyers.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda