Risks Persist in Nigerian Banks, Fitch Warns

[Vanguard] Fitch Ratings, yesterday, said Nigerian banks are still exposed to significant risks that undermine their ability to repeat the good financial performance recorded in 2016.

[Vanguard] Fitch Ratings, yesterday, said Nigerian banks are still exposed to significant risks that undermine their ability to repeat the good financial performance recorded in 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Beaten By Her Husband, and Nowhere to Turn

[HRW] “Salwa’s” husband started beating her in the early days of their marriage in 2006. She endured the punches until that fateful day in September 2011, when, she said, her husband hung her by the arms to a bar in the ceiling of their house with an i…

[HRW] "Salwa's" husband started beating her in the early days of their marriage in 2006. She endured the punches until that fateful day in September 2011, when, she said, her husband hung her by the arms to a bar in the ceiling of their house with an iron wire and stripped her naked. He beat her with a broom, then slashed her breasts with scissors.

source: AllAfrica News: Algeria

65 000 People Apply for 1 500 JMPD Jobs – IFP Blames Government

[News24Wire] The fact that 65 000 people applied for 1 500 Johannesburg Metropolitan Police Department (JMPD) trainee positions shows the youth are desperate for decent jobs, the Inkatha Freedom Party said on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] The fact that 65 000 people applied for 1 500 Johannesburg Metropolitan Police Department (JMPD) trainee positions shows the youth are desperate for decent jobs, the Inkatha Freedom Party said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

It’s Over for Pepiniere in Top Flight Division

[New Times] The writing is on the wall for Pepiniere FC. The club cannot survive relegation to the second division with just four games left for the National Football League to end.

[New Times] The writing is on the wall for Pepiniere FC. The club cannot survive relegation to the second division with just four games left for the National Football League to end.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Beach Volleyball Teams Target World Cup Ticket

[New Times] Rwanda Beach volleyball teams (men and women) are targeting to finish in top four in the forthcoming Africa Beach Volleyball Cup of Nations that will be held from May 12-15 in Mozambique.

[New Times] Rwanda Beach volleyball teams (men and women) are targeting to finish in top four in the forthcoming Africa Beach Volleyball Cup of Nations that will be held from May 12-15 in Mozambique.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Why Govt’s Official Lunch of Green Bond Project Failed in April

[Daily Trust] The Federal Government failure to officially launch the Green Bond project in April as earlier stated has been attributed to the delay in release of 2017 budget.

[Daily Trust] The Federal Government failure to officially launch the Green Bond project in April as earlier stated has been attributed to the delay in release of 2017 budget.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Voters Registration – Massob Alleges Plot to Disenfranchise Ndigbo

[Vanguard] Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, yesterday, alleged that some of the officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, have perfected plans to deprive Ndigbo from getting registered in …

[Vanguard] Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, yesterday, alleged that some of the officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, have perfected plans to deprive Ndigbo from getting registered in the ongoing voters registration exercise.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Niringiyimana Voted IPC’s Allianz Best Athlete for April

[New Times] Rwanda’s Para Taekwondo player Jean Claude Niringiyimana was on Tuesday announced by International Paralympic Committee (IPC) as the Allianz Athlete of the Month for April.

[New Times] Rwanda's Para Taekwondo player Jean Claude Niringiyimana was on Tuesday announced by International Paralympic Committee (IPC) as the Allianz Athlete of the Month for April.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda