Ugandan Army Ends 9-Year Hunt for Kony

[Monitor] Gulu/KAmpala -The UPDF yesterday began withdrawing from Central African Republic (CAR) where it has been hunting rebel leader Joseph Kony, one of the world’s most wanted men.

[Monitor] Gulu/KAmpala -The UPDF yesterday began withdrawing from Central African Republic (CAR) where it has been hunting rebel leader Joseph Kony, one of the world's most wanted men.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Thumbs Up – Mastercard Unveils Next Generation Biometric Card

[MasterCard] Mastercard today unveiled the next generation biometric card, combining chip technology with fingerprints to conveniently and safely cardholder’s identity for in-store purchases.

[MasterCard] Mastercard today unveiled the next generation biometric card, combining chip technology with fingerprints to conveniently and safely cardholder's identity for in-store purchases.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Fertliser Producers Ask Farmers to Blow Whistle On Sharp Practices

[Daily Trust] Farmers across the country have been urged to embrace the federal government’s whistle blowing policy by exposing any agro dealer trying to sell government’s fertiliser above the approved price of N5,500 per bag in their localities or hoa…

[Daily Trust] Farmers across the country have been urged to embrace the federal government's whistle blowing policy by exposing any agro dealer trying to sell government's fertiliser above the approved price of N5,500 per bag in their localities or hoarding the commodity.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Stakeholders Want Construction of Second Abuja Runway

[Daily Trust] While appreciating the success of the Federal Government in reopening of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, following the reconstruction of the runway, some stakeholders have asked for the immediate commencement of the secon…

[Daily Trust] While appreciating the success of the Federal Government in reopening of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, following the reconstruction of the runway, some stakeholders have asked for the immediate commencement of the second runway at the airport.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Still On the ‘Bastard’ Loot At Osborne Towers

[Daily Trust] Just as many Nigerians were preparing for Easter, not a few were expecting something quiet. On Wednesday 12 April, 2017 news began to filter in that some money were found in a flat allegedly belonging to former Bauchi state Governor and P…

[Daily Trust] Just as many Nigerians were preparing for Easter, not a few were expecting something quiet. On Wednesday 12 April, 2017 news began to filter in that some money were found in a flat allegedly belonging to former Bauchi state Governor and People's Democratic Party National Chairman, Alhaji Adamu Mu'azu. When the news came in, I ruminated over a lot of issues concerning the "recovered" loot, a phenomenal in the range of $50 million!

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Two Teenagers Drown in Benin Swimming Pool

[Daily Trust] Benin -Two teenagers have drowned in a hotel swimming pool in Benin, the Edo State capital. It was gathered that Ikponmwosa Isibor, 17 and Emmanuel Abuzu, 16 paid to use the pool last Saturday and drowned sometime later.

[Daily Trust] Benin -Two teenagers have drowned in a hotel swimming pool in Benin, the Edo State capital. It was gathered that Ikponmwosa Isibor, 17 and Emmanuel Abuzu, 16 paid to use the pool last Saturday and drowned sometime later.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Police Recover Guns From Professor

[Daily Trust] Benin -The Edo State Police Command said it has recovered a pump action and two double barrel guns from a professor of the Ambrose Ali University’s (AAU), Ekpoma, Edo State.

[Daily Trust] Benin -The Edo State Police Command said it has recovered a pump action and two double barrel guns from a professor of the Ambrose Ali University's (AAU), Ekpoma, Edo State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Fish Out Killers of Bayelsa Journalist – NUJ

[Daily Trust] The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) has called on the Inspector General of Police Ibrahim Idris to deploy all necessary resources to apprehend the killers of Mr Famous Giobaro, a journalist with the Bayelsa State-owned Glory FM Radio S…

[Daily Trust] The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) has called on the Inspector General of Police Ibrahim Idris to deploy all necessary resources to apprehend the killers of Mr Famous Giobaro, a journalist with the Bayelsa State-owned Glory FM Radio Station.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria