Despite Buhari’s Presence, Gunmen Attack Plateau Community

[Premium Times] Less than 24 hours after the official launch of a five year road map for peace strategy in Plateau State by President Muhammadu Buhari, gunmen reportedly killed five persons in the state.

[Premium Times] Less than 24 hours after the official launch of a five year road map for peace strategy in Plateau State by President Muhammadu Buhari, gunmen reportedly killed five persons in the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Sex-Starved Pastor Abandons Family, Impregnates Another Woman

[Premium Times] A 46-year-old pastor, Joshua Aranse, on Thursday told an Alagbado Customary Court in Lagos that he impregnated another woman and abandoned his matrimonial home for four years because of sex starvation.

[Premium Times] A 46-year-old pastor, Joshua Aranse, on Thursday told an Alagbado Customary Court in Lagos that he impregnated another woman and abandoned his matrimonial home for four years because of sex starvation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Sierra Leone Polls – Why We Won’t Announce Results Now – NEC

[Premium Times] The National Electoral Commission (NEC) of Serial Leone, said results of Wednesday general elections, especially presidential, would not be announced until they were tallied.

[Premium Times] The National Electoral Commission (NEC) of Serial Leone, said results of Wednesday general elections, especially presidential, would not be announced until they were tallied.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Six Killed in CAR Rebels’ Attacks On Teachers

[CAJ News] Bangui -REBEL groups in the Central African Republic (CAR) have killed at least six teachers and education officials as atrocities in the war-torn country escalate.

[CAJ News] Bangui -REBEL groups in the Central African Republic (CAR) have killed at least six teachers and education officials as atrocities in the war-torn country escalate.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

Battle for Women’s Rights Yet to Be Won, Says Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

[RFI] Liberia’s ex-president Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has urged women to “Dream Big” on International Women’s Day. Sirleaf, who served two terms, recently won the prestigious Mo Ibrahim prize in recognition of her work in leading Liberia’s recovery from y…

[RFI] Liberia's ex-president Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has urged women to "Dream Big" on International Women's Day. Sirleaf, who served two terms, recently won the prestigious Mo Ibrahim prize in recognition of her work in leading Liberia's recovery from years of civil war.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

IMF Team Here to Assess Liberia’s Economy

[Observer] A seven-man International Monetary Fund (IMF) Article IV Consultation Team yesterday arrived in the country to hold series of discussions and technical meetings with various stakeholders, including authorities at the Ministry of Finance and …

[Observer] A seven-man International Monetary Fund (IMF) Article IV Consultation Team yesterday arrived in the country to hold series of discussions and technical meetings with various stakeholders, including authorities at the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning (MFDP) to assess the status of the country's economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Lassa Fever Resurfaces With 3 Deaths

[Observer] Lassa fever is a viral hemorrhagic illness caused by a virus that is transmitted through contact with the urine or feces of infected rodents and through direct contact with body fluids of infected individuals.

[Observer] Lassa fever is a viral hemorrhagic illness caused by a virus that is transmitted through contact with the urine or feces of infected rodents and through direct contact with body fluids of infected individuals.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

“Your Plight Is Priority to Me” First Lady On International Women’s Day

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The First Lady, Ambassador Clar M. Weah, today joined hundreds of women from all walks of life in commemorating March 8, International Women’s Day.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The First Lady, Ambassador Clar M. Weah, today joined hundreds of women from all walks of life in commemorating March 8, International Women's Day.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia