Okorocha’s Endorsement of Son-in Law Not Outright Victory – Anujuo

[Daily Trust] Owerri – Mr. Fidel Anujuo is the President of Orlu Peoples Assembly (OPA), Rochas Okororocha’s home organisation. In this interview, he speaks about zoning the governorship seat in Imo State, Okorocha’s endorsement of his son-in-law, amon…

[Daily Trust] Owerri - Mr. Fidel Anujuo is the President of Orlu Peoples Assembly (OPA), Rochas Okororocha's home organisation. In this interview, he speaks about zoning the governorship seat in Imo State, Okorocha's endorsement of his son-in-law, among other issues. Excerpts:

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Alleged Timbuktu Destroyer to Appear At International Criminal Court

[Deutsche Welle] A Malian jihadi has been sent to The Hague to face war crimes charges related to the destruction of Timbuktu and sex slavery. He is the second man to be tried for the crime and prosecutors hope to send a message.

[Deutsche Welle] A Malian jihadi has been sent to The Hague to face war crimes charges related to the destruction of Timbuktu and sex slavery. He is the second man to be tried for the crime and prosecutors hope to send a message.

source: AllAfrica News: Mali

T.Y, Danjuma – Statesmanship On Trial

[Daily Trust] A bagful of arguments (for and against) had trailed General TY Danjuma damning remarks on Nigeria Army’s operations in some parts of the country. The former Chief of Army Staff and one time Nigeria’s Minister of Defense made the remarks (…

[Daily Trust] A bagful of arguments (for and against) had trailed General TY Danjuma damning remarks on Nigeria Army's operations in some parts of the country. The former Chief of Army Staff and one time Nigeria's Minister of Defense made the remarks (according to which Nigerian military had been operationally bias!) on Saturday, March 24, 2018 during the convocation ceremony of the Taraba State University.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ex-Generals Can’t Stop Buhari’s Re-Election – Presidency

[Daily Trust] The Presidency said none of President Muhammadu Buhari’s contemporaries in the army and former leaders advising him against seeking re-election can stop him in 2019.

[Daily Trust] The Presidency said none of President Muhammadu Buhari's contemporaries in the army and former leaders advising him against seeking re-election can stop him in 2019.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria Pick 12 Wrestlers, 5 Officials for Commonwealth Games

[Daily Trust] Yenagoa -The Nigerian Wrestling Federation (NWF) has picked 12 athletes and five officials that will represent the country at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia.

[Daily Trust] Yenagoa -The Nigerian Wrestling Federation (NWF) has picked 12 athletes and five officials that will represent the country at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Committee Denies Alleged Row With Rohr Over Eagles’ List

[Guardian] Former Super Eagles Midfielder, Mutiu Adepoju has revealed that the Nigeria Football Federation’s (NFF) Technical Committee does not have any problem with Super Eagles manager, Gernot Rohr over his choice of players for the Russia 2018 World…

[Guardian] Former Super Eagles Midfielder, Mutiu Adepoju has revealed that the Nigeria Football Federation's (NFF) Technical Committee does not have any problem with Super Eagles manager, Gernot Rohr over his choice of players for the Russia 2018 World Cup.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Obaseki Lauds Benin Monarch’s Salary Support for Libya Returnees

[Daily Trust] Benin -The Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has lauded the Oba of Benin, Oba Ewaure II, over salary support for Libya returnees, describing it as landmark effort in rehabilitating the returnees.

[Daily Trust] Benin -The Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has lauded the Oba of Benin, Oba Ewaure II, over salary support for Libya returnees, describing it as landmark effort in rehabilitating the returnees.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Easter – FCT Minister Tasks Residents On Peaceful Coexistence

[Daily Trust] The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello, has enjoined FCT residents, especially the Christian faithful, to use the occasion of the Easter to rededicate themselves to the virtues of love and service to the …

[Daily Trust] The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello, has enjoined FCT residents, especially the Christian faithful, to use the occasion of the Easter to rededicate themselves to the virtues of love and service to the nation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

States’ Internal Debt Can’t Be Cleared in 7 Years

[Daily Trust] If states decide to clear their total debt stock using their entire internally generated revenues (IGR), it may take them more than seven years to achieve that.

[Daily Trust] If states decide to clear their total debt stock using their entire internally generated revenues (IGR), it may take them more than seven years to achieve that.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Quality Child Upbringing, Key to a Better Nigeria, Says Islamic Group

[Guardian] Kaduna -The Islamic Education Trust (IET) has described quality child upbringing as key to having a better Nigeria.It said poor leadership and corrupt practices are the menace ravaging the country on bad child-raising.

[Guardian] Kaduna -The Islamic Education Trust (IET) has described quality child upbringing as key to having a better Nigeria.It said poor leadership and corrupt practices are the menace ravaging the country on bad child-raising.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria