Cynthia Osokogu’s Killers Get Death Penalty

[This Day] A Lagos State High Court in Igbosere on Thursday ordered the hanging of Okwumo Nwabufo and Olisaeloka Ezike who were charged with the murder of a post-graduate student of Nasarawa State University, Ms. Cynthia Osokogu.

[This Day] A Lagos State High Court in Igbosere on Thursday ordered the hanging of Okwumo Nwabufo and Olisaeloka Ezike who were charged with the murder of a post-graduate student of Nasarawa State University, Ms. Cynthia Osokogu.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Senate Rejects Two Non-Career Ambassadorial Nominees

[This Day] Abuja -The Senate on Thursday rejected the nomination of 82-year-old Justice Sylvanus Adiewere Nsofor from Imo State as a non-career ambassador over his refusal to respond appropriately to questions posed to him by the committee members.

[This Day] Abuja -The Senate on Thursday rejected the nomination of 82-year-old Justice Sylvanus Adiewere Nsofor from Imo State as a non-career ambassador over his refusal to respond appropriately to questions posed to him by the committee members.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Arik Air Staff Jittery Over Looming Mass Sack

[Leadership] Palpable fears have gripped many staff of Arik Air recently taken over by Assets Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) now at the verge of collecting their sack letters from the new management.

[Leadership] Palpable fears have gripped many staff of Arik Air recently taken over by Assets Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) now at the verge of collecting their sack letters from the new management.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Police Looking for Motorist Who Sped Off After Alleged Stabbing

[Nation] Details have emerged of how a bus driver, who was walking home after a night of merrymaking, was reportedly stabbed to death after an altercation with a motorist in Kasarani, Nairobi.

[Nation] Details have emerged of how a bus driver, who was walking home after a night of merrymaking, was reportedly stabbed to death after an altercation with a motorist in Kasarani, Nairobi.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Sad Story of Dembo’s Mother

[The Herald] “If I had a radio I would listen to his music every day. I can sing most of his songs, but these days I no longer hear the songs often. When I am lucky, I hear the songs being played in public places, but that is only when I travel. Unfort…

[The Herald] "If I had a radio I would listen to his music every day. I can sing most of his songs, but these days I no longer hear the songs often. When I am lucky, I hear the songs being played in public places, but that is only when I travel. Unfortunately, I rarely travel and I can go for many months without singing along to my son's beautiful music. If only I had a radio, it would comfort me."

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe