Okowa, Ozoro Monarch, Others for Delta Sports Festival Closing Ceremony

[Guardian] After four days of competition, the 6th Delta State Sports festival will come to an end today at Ozoro Polytechnic Stadium.The closing ceremony, which was earlier scheduled for 2.00pm has been rescheduled for 12 noon to accommodate all the a…

[Guardian] After four days of competition, the 6th Delta State Sports festival will come to an end today at Ozoro Polytechnic Stadium.The closing ceremony, which was earlier scheduled for 2.00pm has been rescheduled for 12 noon to accommodate all the activities lined up by the organisers.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Force Recalcitrant Chibok Girls to Return Home, Community Tells Govt

[Guardian] Maiduguri, Ibadan and Jos -Chibok community leaders have demanded that the girls in Boko Haram’s captivity, who allegedly refused to be freed, should be forcibly returned home.The Chairman of Kibaku Area Development Association (KADA), Hosea…

[Guardian] Maiduguri, Ibadan and Jos -Chibok community leaders have demanded that the girls in Boko Haram's captivity, who allegedly refused to be freed, should be forcibly returned home.The Chairman of Kibaku Area Development Association (KADA), Hosea Tsambibo, disclosed this yesterday in a statement in Maiduguri.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Forum to Showcase U.S.$45 Billion Potential Earnings From Oil Palm Production

[Guardian] In line with government’s agricultural transformation drive and need to boost revenue, stakeholders in the oil palm production sector have stated that the country has over $45 billion yearly potential earnings untapped from the sector.

[Guardian] In line with government's agricultural transformation drive and need to boost revenue, stakeholders in the oil palm production sector have stated that the country has over $45 billion yearly potential earnings untapped from the sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Dasuki – Court to Rule On Prosecution’s Request to Shield Witnesses

[This Day] Abuja -Justice Ahmed Mohammed of the Federal High Court in Abuja, will on June 15 decide whether to allow the prosecution witnesses billed to testify against the former National Security Adviser (NSA), Col. Sambo Dasuki (rtd), to be screened…

[This Day] Abuja -Justice Ahmed Mohammed of the Federal High Court in Abuja, will on June 15 decide whether to allow the prosecution witnesses billed to testify against the former National Security Adviser (NSA), Col. Sambo Dasuki (rtd), to be screened or not.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Two Suspects Arrested in Diep River With Stolen Property

[SAPS] Western Cape: The vigilant Back-to-Basics approach of Diep River police members resulted in the arrest of two suspects for being in of possession of stolen property during the early hours of this morning. At approximately 02:15, during routine p…

[SAPS] Western Cape: The vigilant Back-to-Basics approach of Diep River police members resulted in the arrest of two suspects for being in of possession of stolen property during the early hours of this morning. At approximately 02:15, during routine patrols, a stolen vehicle was spotted in Main Road and following a brief pursuit through the areas of Retreat and Steenberg, it finally came to a halt in Hillview Road Hillview, when it collided with a wall. The driver of the vehicle and one passenger managed to evad

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Eskom – Molefe Returns to the Helm of the Parastatal

[Daily Maverick] Come Monday Brian Molefe will return to his position as CEO of Eskom following a dispute over his pension payout. This means that Molefe will no longer be a Member of Parliament. And while the Speaker of the National Assembly, Baleka M…

[Daily Maverick] Come Monday Brian Molefe will return to his position as CEO of Eskom following a dispute over his pension payout. This means that Molefe will no longer be a Member of Parliament. And while the Speaker of the National Assembly, Baleka Mbete wished him well, the ANC condemned the board of Eskom's decision to reinstate him saying it was "tone deaf to (the) public's absolute exasperation and anger at what seems to be government's lacklustre and lackadaisical approach to dealing decisively with corruption". By

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

President Jacob Zuma Concludes His State Visit to the United Republic of Tanzania

[Govt of SA] President Jacob Zuma has this morning returned from his successful State Visit to the United Republic of Tanzania where he had positive and fruitful talks with his Tanzanian counterpart, His Excellency John Pomba Magufuli in Dar Se Salaam.

[Govt of SA] President Jacob Zuma has this morning returned from his successful State Visit to the United Republic of Tanzania where he had positive and fruitful talks with his Tanzanian counterpart, His Excellency John Pomba Magufuli in Dar Se Salaam.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Tanzania State Visit Cements Bilateral Ties

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -President Jacob Zuma has described his State visit to Tanzania as successful, with talks paving the way for deepened cooperation between the two southern African countries.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -President Jacob Zuma has described his State visit to Tanzania as successful, with talks paving the way for deepened cooperation between the two southern African countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

No Hidden Agenda in Soe Reforms – Jooste

[New Era] Windhoek -Public Enterprises Minister Leon Jooste has dismissed suggestions that his drive to reform and restructure state-owned enterprises, which picked up high tempo in recent weeks, has any malice or hidden agendas underlying it.

[New Era] Windhoek -Public Enterprises Minister Leon Jooste has dismissed suggestions that his drive to reform and restructure state-owned enterprises, which picked up high tempo in recent weeks, has any malice or hidden agendas underlying it.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia