Court Grants Businessman Gashumba Bail

[Monitor] Kampala businessman and social crtic Frank Gashumba, businessman Innocent Kasumba and Tour and travel guide officer Ismail Kiyingi have been jointly charged with fraud.

[Monitor] Kampala businessman and social crtic Frank Gashumba, businessman Innocent Kasumba and Tour and travel guide officer Ismail Kiyingi have been jointly charged with fraud.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Olamide Unveils Artwork, Track-List for New Album

[Premium Times] Nigerian hip-hop recording artiste, Olamide Adedeji, widely known by his stage name Olamide (or Olamide Baddo), has unveiled the official artwork and track-list for his soon to be released album titled “Lagos Nawa”.

[Premium Times] Nigerian hip-hop recording artiste, Olamide Adedeji, widely known by his stage name Olamide (or Olamide Baddo), has unveiled the official artwork and track-list for his soon to be released album titled "Lagos Nawa".

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Minister Updates Buhari On NDDC, Ongoing Projects, Others

[Guardian] The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Mr Usani Uguru Usani on Monday in Abuja updated President Muhammadu Buhari on the activities of his ministry.Speaking to State House correspondents, Usani said he updated Buhari on the current development…

[Guardian] The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Mr Usani Uguru Usani on Monday in Abuja updated President Muhammadu Buhari on the activities of his ministry.Speaking to State House correspondents, Usani said he updated Buhari on the current development at the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ongoing Boko Haram Attack in Madagali, Adamawa

[Premium Times] Suspected members of the Boko Haram on Monday night attacked Bakin Dutse village as they advanced to Gulak administrative headquarters of Madagali Local Government Area of Adamawa State.

[Premium Times] Suspected members of the Boko Haram on Monday night attacked Bakin Dutse village as they advanced to Gulak administrative headquarters of Madagali Local Government Area of Adamawa State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Constitutional Court Set to Hear ‘Dagga Couple’ Case

[News24Wire] An application calling for the legalisation of the use, cultivation and distribution of marijuana is expected to be heard in the Constitutional Court on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] An application calling for the legalisation of the use, cultivation and distribution of marijuana is expected to be heard in the Constitutional Court on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Again, 149 Stranded Nigerians Return From Libya As Edo Sets Up Taskforce

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Another batch of 149 stranded Nigerians Monrday arrived from Libya with the assistance of the International Organisation for Migration (IOM), bringing the total number of stranded Nigerians brought back to the country to 975 in the…

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Another batch of 149 stranded Nigerians Monrday arrived from Libya with the assistance of the International Organisation for Migration (IOM), bringing the total number of stranded Nigerians brought back to the country to 975 in the last five weeks.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Govt, States Fail to Access U.S.$250 Million World Bank Grant – Official

[Premium Times] The World Bank said that Nigeria had so far accessed less than $50 million out of the $300 million earmarked by the Bank for youth empowerment and other social works in the country.

[Premium Times] The World Bank said that Nigeria had so far accessed less than $50 million out of the $300 million earmarked by the Bank for youth empowerment and other social works in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

26 Nigerian Women Die At Mediterranean Sea

[Vanguard] The bodies 26 women were unloaded in a procession of black bags on to the dock of Salerno. The deceased women, believed to be Nigerian in origin, were recovered by the Spanish ship Cantabria as part of operation Sophia, an EU anti-traffickin…

[Vanguard] The bodies 26 women were unloaded in a procession of black bags on to the dock of Salerno. The deceased women, believed to be Nigerian in origin, were recovered by the Spanish ship Cantabria as part of operation Sophia, an EU anti-trafficking force.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria