Military ‘Abuse’ Probe Panel Set to Begin Hearings

[Premium Times] The judicial commission set up by Acting President Yemi Osinbajo to probe alleged human rights abuses by the Nigerian military has announced its schedule of public hearings, and has called for memorandum from affected persons and instit…

[Premium Times] The judicial commission set up by Acting President Yemi Osinbajo to probe alleged human rights abuses by the Nigerian military has announced its schedule of public hearings, and has called for memorandum from affected persons and institutions.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lautech Lecturers Attack Gov. Aregbesola’s ‘Hypocrisy’

[Premium Times] Lecturers of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology have accused Osun State’s Governor Rauf Aregbesola of hypocrisy over his appeal to workers to reopen the school for the sake of the students.

[Premium Times] Lecturers of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology have accused Osun State's Governor Rauf Aregbesola of hypocrisy over his appeal to workers to reopen the school for the sake of the students.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ezekwesili Urges ASUU, Govt to Return to Negotiating Table

[Guardian] Former Minister of Education, Dr Oby Ezekwesili, has appealed to Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and the Federal Government to return to the negotiating table.

[Guardian] Former Minister of Education, Dr Oby Ezekwesili, has appealed to Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and the Federal Government to return to the negotiating table.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Miners’ Union to Commemorate Marikana Massacre

[News24Wire] The deaths of 34 miners during the Marikana massacre in 2012 will be commemorated by the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) on Wednesday at the hillside where the massacre occurred.

[News24Wire] The deaths of 34 miners during the Marikana massacre in 2012 will be commemorated by the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) on Wednesday at the hillside where the massacre occurred.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

President Asks for Urgent Support for Flood Victims

[Al Jazeera] The president of Sierra Leone says his country needs “urgent support now” for thousands of people affected by flash flooding and mudslides in and around the capital Freetown.

[Al Jazeera] The president of Sierra Leone says his country needs "urgent support now" for thousands of people affected by flash flooding and mudslides in and around the capital Freetown.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Baby Injured After Riots Dies

[Nation] A six-month old infant, who had slipped into a coma after sustaining head injuries after being allegedly hit by a police officer in Kisumu County has died.

[Nation] A six-month old infant, who had slipped into a coma after sustaining head injuries after being allegedly hit by a police officer in Kisumu County has died.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya