32 Crowned Obas in Ibadan – ‘It’s a Joke Carried Too Far’

[Vanguard] The Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji, has again raised objection to the review of 1957 Olubadan chieftaincy declaration saying he would never support the move.

[Vanguard] The Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji, has again raised objection to the review of 1957 Olubadan chieftaincy declaration saying he would never support the move.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

IPOB Not a Terrorist Organisation Say ECA

[Vanguard] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, directed service chiefs and heads of security operatives to arrest all security threats against the unity of the country.

[Vanguard] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, directed service chiefs and heads of security operatives to arrest all security threats against the unity of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Battle Royale as Kakamega, Laiser Clash in 15s Rugby

[Nation] Rugby 15s champions Kakamega High School cross paths with Laiser Hill in what should be a cracking tie on Day Five of the Brookside East Africa Secondary School Games here in Gulu on Wednesday.

[Nation] Rugby 15s champions Kakamega High School cross paths with Laiser Hill in what should be a cracking tie on Day Five of the Brookside East Africa Secondary School Games here in Gulu on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Precision Farming Data and Drones Start-Up Aerobotics Will Use Recent Investment to Scale Up

[Innovation in Africa] Until recently, the public profile of drones in Africa has largely been NGO-focused drone delivery. However below the surface drones are making inroads in areas as diverse as archaeology and oil. This week Russell Southwood talks…

[Innovation in Africa] Until recently, the public profile of drones in Africa has largely been NGO-focused drone delivery. However below the surface drones are making inroads in areas as diverse as archaeology and oil. This week Russell Southwood talks to Aerobitics COO Andrew Burdock about its plans for drones and data analytics in the agricultural sector.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Statement By Human Rights Commissioner Bärbel Kofler On the Arrest of a Mauritanian Senator and the Situation Following the Constitutional Referendum

[PR Newswire] Berlin -Bärbel Kofler, Federal Government Commissioner for Human Rights Policy and Humanitarian Aid at the Federal Foreign Office, issued the following statement today (18 August) on the arrest of a Mauritanian senator and the situation in the country following the constitutional referendum:

[PR Newswire] Berlin -Bärbel Kofler, Federal Government Commissioner for Human Rights Policy and Humanitarian Aid at the Federal Foreign Office, issued the following statement today (18 August) on the arrest of a Mauritanian senator and the situation in the country following the constitutional referendum:

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritania

Cheptil Through to Semis, Kwanthanze Stay Alive

[Nation] Cheptil Mixed Secondary School on Tuesday booked their place in the girls’ volleyball semis on Day Four of the Brookside East Africa Secondary School Games here in Gulu.

[Nation] Cheptil Mixed Secondary School on Tuesday booked their place in the girls' volleyball semis on Day Four of the Brookside East Africa Secondary School Games here in Gulu.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

N11 Trillion Electricity Scam – ICC Hears Serap’s Petition

[Vanguard] The International Criminal Court in The Hague is considering the petition on the allegations of widespread, systematic and large-scale corruption in the electricity sector since the return of democracy in 1999 and under the governments of fo…

[Vanguard] The International Criminal Court in The Hague is considering the petition on the allegations of widespread, systematic and large-scale corruption in the electricity sector since the return of democracy in 1999 and under the governments of former presidents Olusegun Obasanjo, Umaru Musa Yar'Adua and Goodluck Jonathan in Nigeria, anti-corruption advocacy group Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has confirmed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mikel, Ighalo Lead Super Eagles Squad for Cameroon

[Vanguard] Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr has named team captain Mikel Obi, forward Odion Ighalo and Israel-based marksman Anthony Nwakaeme as squad members ahead of the battle against Cameroon on 1 September.

[Vanguard] Super Eagles' Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr has named team captain Mikel Obi, forward Odion Ighalo and Israel-based marksman Anthony Nwakaeme as squad members ahead of the battle against Cameroon on 1 September.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon