Protests Rock National Assembly, Makurdi Over Herdsmen Killings in Benue

[Vanguard] Protests over herdsmen killings in Benue State, yesterday, rocked the National Assembly, Abuja, and Makurdi, the state capital, where students across institutions of higher learning barricaded the busy Makurdi-Lafia Road for over two hours.

[Vanguard] Protests over herdsmen killings in Benue State, yesterday, rocked the National Assembly, Abuja, and Makurdi, the state capital, where students across institutions of higher learning barricaded the busy Makurdi-Lafia Road for over two hours.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mauritian Companies to Participate in Prowein 2017 in Germany

[Government of Mauritius] Nine Mauritian companies will participate in ProWein, one of the leading international trade fairs for the promotion of wines and spirits, to be held in Düsseldorf, Germany from 19 to 21 March 2017. Local exhibitors will showcase products such as rum, blended spirits, vodka, wine, fruit wine and liquor. The delegation will be led by Enterprise Mauritius.

[Government of Mauritius] Nine Mauritian companies will participate in ProWein, one of the leading international trade fairs for the promotion of wines and spirits, to be held in Düsseldorf, Germany from 19 to 21 March 2017. Local exhibitors will showcase products such as rum, blended spirits, vodka, wine, fruit wine and liquor. The delegation will be led by Enterprise Mauritius.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Senator Tasks Nigerians On Tourism

[Vanguard] Ibadan -The Senator representing Osun West Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Sen. Isiaka Adeleke has advised Nigerians and governments at different levels to embrace local tourism to boost the economy of the country.

[Vanguard] Ibadan -The Senator representing Osun West Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Sen. Isiaka Adeleke has advised Nigerians and governments at different levels to embrace local tourism to boost the economy of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Presidency Awaits Senate’s Decision On Magu – Femi Adeshina

[Vanguard] The Presidency said yesterday it was yet to receive the National Assembly’s final decision on the confirmation of Ibrahim Magu as substantive Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.

[Vanguard] The Presidency said yesterday it was yet to receive the National Assembly's final decision on the confirmation of Ibrahim Magu as substantive Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

I Will Not Rest Until I Address Those Issues That Affect Our People – Buhari

[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, said his commitment to better the lots of the citizenry was the main reason he would not take more rest after his return from London on medical vacation.

[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, said his commitment to better the lots of the citizenry was the main reason he would not take more rest after his return from London on medical vacation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Seychelles’ Juvenile Giant Tortoises Electronically Tagged to Deter Poachers

[Seychelles News Agency] Trials to implant micro-chips on fist-sized giant tortoises are underway on Curieuse Island as the Seychelles National Park Authority (SNPA) implements new measures to prevent illegal trading of juvenile tortoises.

[Seychelles News Agency] Trials to implant micro-chips on fist-sized giant tortoises are underway on Curieuse Island as the Seychelles National Park Authority (SNPA) implements new measures to prevent illegal trading of juvenile tortoises.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

When Beards Become Trendy

[Daily Trust] Today, growing a beard is commonplace among the youth and middle aged men in Nigeria. It has become a trend, and not minding where or when it all started, many people are now seen sporting different styles of beards.

[Daily Trust] Today, growing a beard is commonplace among the youth and middle aged men in Nigeria. It has become a trend, and not minding where or when it all started, many people are now seen sporting different styles of beards.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria