Artists Shut Down Radio Nigeria

[This Day] Artists on the payroll of Federal Radio Cooperation of Nigeria (FRCN) and Radio Nigeria Atlantic 104.5 FM in Uruan, Akwa Ibom, have shut down the station.

[This Day] Artists on the payroll of Federal Radio Cooperation of Nigeria (FRCN) and Radio Nigeria Atlantic 104.5 FM in Uruan, Akwa Ibom, have shut down the station.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Another Chibok Girl Found With Baby

[Guardian] Troops of Operation Lafiya Dole in Maiduguri have discovered another abducted Chibok girl, Rakiya Abubakar, with her six-month-old baby during an investigation of arrested Boko Haram terrorist suspects in the Alagarno area of Damboa Local Co…

[Guardian] Troops of Operation Lafiya Dole in Maiduguri have discovered another abducted Chibok girl, Rakiya Abubakar, with her six-month-old baby during an investigation of arrested Boko Haram terrorist suspects in the Alagarno area of Damboa Local Council of Borno State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Exclusive – Buhari Administration Plotting Violation of Nigeria’s Procurement Law in Award of $800 Million Contract

[Premium Times] The Muhammadu Buhari administration is scheming to grant special but illegal concession to an American power distribution company for the rehabilitation of high-voltage transmission lines across the country, in a deal that could breach …

[Premium Times] The Muhammadu Buhari administration is scheming to grant special but illegal concession to an American power distribution company for the rehabilitation of high-voltage transmission lines across the country, in a deal that could breach the country's extant procurement provisions, PREMIUM TIMES can report.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Shading Off Unproductive Old Habits in the New Year

[New Times] It has been observed that ‘an optimist stays up until midnight to see the New Year in. A pessimist stays up to make sure the old year leaves.’ There are bad habits that could, if not checked, take you into the New Year.

[New Times] It has been observed that 'an optimist stays up until midnight to see the New Year in. A pessimist stays up to make sure the old year leaves.' There are bad habits that could, if not checked, take you into the New Year.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

SA’s Smit Surges Clear but British Threat Lurks

[Sascoc] It was a case of South African delight and British cheer in equal measure as local favourite Monique Smit took control of the SuperSport Ladies Challenge, while Kim Williams and England’s Kiran Matharu moved within striking distance in Thursda…

[Sascoc] It was a case of South African delight and British cheer in equal measure as local favourite Monique Smit took control of the SuperSport Ladies Challenge, while Kim Williams and England's Kiran Matharu moved within striking distance in Thursday's second round at Huddle Park.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Govt Sells Dozens of Elephants to China

[The Herald] Lloyd Gumbo -Zimbabwe has exported 35 African elephants from Hwange National Park to China after satisfying Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) requirements on wildlife translocation.The translocation also follo…

[The Herald] Lloyd Gumbo -Zimbabwe has exported 35 African elephants from Hwange National Park to China after satisfying Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) requirements on wildlife translocation.The translocation also followed a visit to the Asian country by local game stakeholders to inspect facilities and conditions under which the jumbos would live.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe