Senator Commends Sterling Bank

[This Day] The Chairman, Senate Committee on Land Transport, Senator Gbenga Ashafa, has commended Sterling Bank Plc for its intervention in Nigeria’s transport sector, saying such intervention from the private sector is what the transport sector requir…

[This Day] The Chairman, Senate Committee on Land Transport, Senator Gbenga Ashafa, has commended Sterling Bank Plc for its intervention in Nigeria's transport sector, saying such intervention from the private sector is what the transport sector requires to achieve the desired transformation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lip and Oral Clif Surgery

[Shabait] Asmara -Lip and Oral Clif surgery is being conducted on 35 children and 6 adults at the Orotta National Referral Hospital in cooperation with Eritrean and Foreign surgeons.

[Shabait] Asmara -Lip and Oral Clif surgery is being conducted on 35 children and 6 adults at the Orotta National Referral Hospital in cooperation with Eritrean and Foreign surgeons.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Training for Hearing Impaired Nationals

[Shabait] Keren -The vocational and academic training being provided at the Keren School for the Deaf to nationals with hearing disabilities is contributing in improving their lives.

[Shabait] Keren -The vocational and academic training being provided at the Keren School for the Deaf to nationals with hearing disabilities is contributing in improving their lives.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Govt for Improved Urban Governance

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development has said this year’s focus of World Cities Day is to stimulate discussions at all levels of government and relevant stakeholders on how to implement and improve urban gover…

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development has said this year's focus of World Cities Day is to stimulate discussions at all levels of government and relevant stakeholders on how to implement and improve urban governance.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Why Boko Haram Suspects Deserve Fair Trials

[HRW] As I waited at Nigeria’s Murtala Mohammed Airport in Lagos, watching bags of various colors and shapes tumble onto the carousel, I cast a glance around the airport. It always feels good to be back in the city that was my home for over 20 years. N…

[HRW] As I waited at Nigeria's Murtala Mohammed Airport in Lagos, watching bags of various colors and shapes tumble onto the carousel, I cast a glance around the airport. It always feels good to be back in the city that was my home for over 20 years. Nearby were four men I believed were airport officials from the ID cards on lanyards around their necks. They were talking animatedly.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Golf – Torgah Leads Chase for Nigerian Masters

[This Day] Vincent Torgah of Ghana will lead the pack of contenders aspiring to win the Nigerian Masters which officially tees off today at the IBB International Golf and Country Club, Abuja.

[This Day] Vincent Torgah of Ghana will lead the pack of contenders aspiring to win the Nigerian Masters which officially tees off today at the IBB International Golf and Country Club, Abuja.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Absentee Judges Clear the Way for Repeat Election

[Nation] Chief Justice David Maraga on Wednesday cut a lonely figure at the Supreme Court as a lack of quorum on the bench forced him to reschedule the hearing and determination of a case challenging the repeat presidential election.

[Nation] Chief Justice David Maraga on Wednesday cut a lonely figure at the Supreme Court as a lack of quorum on the bench forced him to reschedule the hearing and determination of a case challenging the repeat presidential election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Opposition’s Hichilema Wins Top African Freedom Award

[Zambia Reports] Zambian leading opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema will this Friday be the recipient of the African Freedom Award under the auspices of the Germany human rights body, Friedrich Naumann Foundation.

[Zambia Reports] Zambian leading opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema will this Friday be the recipient of the African Freedom Award under the auspices of the Germany human rights body, Friedrich Naumann Foundation.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Vivian Cheruiyot Ready to Strike in Frankfurt Marathon

[Nation] After making her debut at the London Marathon last April, Olympic 5,000 metres champion Vivian Cheruiyot will be chasing her personal best time over the 42-kilometre distance when she pounds the streets of Germany’s financial capital in this S…

[Nation] After making her debut at the London Marathon last April, Olympic 5,000 metres champion Vivian Cheruiyot will be chasing her personal best time over the 42-kilometre distance when she pounds the streets of Germany's financial capital in this Sunday's Frankfurt Marathon.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya