U.S. Proceeds With Moves to Sell War Planes to Nigeria

[Premium Times] The United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Stuart Symington, on Wednesday presented the Letters of Offer and Acceptance, LOA, in respect of the A29 Super Tucano Aircraft to the Nigerian Air Force, NAF.

[Premium Times] The United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Stuart Symington, on Wednesday presented the Letters of Offer and Acceptance, LOA, in respect of the A29 Super Tucano Aircraft to the Nigerian Air Force, NAF.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Acclaimed South African Artist Killed

[News24Wire] Acclaimed South African landscape artist Walter Meyer has been killed, Northern Cape police said on Wednesday evening. Speaking to News24 from Upington, Captain Jack September confirmed the death of the 52-year-old painter.

[News24Wire] Acclaimed South African landscape artist Walter Meyer has been killed, Northern Cape police said on Wednesday evening. Speaking to News24 from Upington, Captain Jack September confirmed the death of the 52-year-old painter.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Nigerian Customs Seizes 23 Smuggled Cars

[Premium Times] The Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, Ogun State Command on Wednesday said it intercepted 23 smuggled vehicles worth over N37 million from smugglers in both Idi-Iroko and Abeokuta axis of the command.

[Premium Times] The Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, Ogun State Command on Wednesday said it intercepted 23 smuggled vehicles worth over N37 million from smugglers in both Idi-Iroko and Abeokuta axis of the command.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Civil Societies Warn Against Sale of National Theatre, Others

[This Day] A coalition of over 25 Civil Society among others have joined forces to warn the federal government on its proposed sale of the country’s national historical assets in Lagos and any other state in the federation, which it claimed was to fund…

[This Day] A coalition of over 25 Civil Society among others have joined forces to warn the federal government on its proposed sale of the country's national historical assets in Lagos and any other state in the federation, which it claimed was to fund 2018 budget.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

No Going Back in Buhari’s War Against Corruption – Minister

[Leadership] Ibadan -The Minister of Communication, Barrister Adebayo Shittu has declared that there is no going back in the President Muhammadu Buhari-led federal government war against corruption.

[Leadership] Ibadan -The Minister of Communication, Barrister Adebayo Shittu has declared that there is no going back in the President Muhammadu Buhari-led federal government war against corruption.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Police Parade 30 Suspected Robbers, Kidnappers

[Premium Times] The Police on Wednesday in Lokoja, the Kogi State capital, paraded 30 inter-state armed robbery and kidnap suspects terrorising Kogi and the neighbouring states.

[Premium Times] The Police on Wednesday in Lokoja, the Kogi State capital, paraded 30 inter-state armed robbery and kidnap suspects terrorising Kogi and the neighbouring states.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Weah Prepares to Go to ‘Drawing Board’ to Form New Government

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The soccer legend, now a politician, George Manneh Weah, is very hopeful that he would be declared winner of the December 26 Presidential Runoff.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The soccer legend, now a politician, George Manneh Weah, is very hopeful that he would be declared winner of the December 26 Presidential Runoff.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

NEC Begins Announcing Runoff Results Today

[Observer] Immediately after the polls closed, election officials counted ballots at a polling center in the West Point slum of Monrovia. (December 26, 2017. Carielle Doe, Monrovia, Liberia.)

[Observer] Immediately after the polls closed, election officials counted ballots at a polling center in the West Point slum of Monrovia. (December 26, 2017. Carielle Doe, Monrovia, Liberia.)

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia