Alex Zelime Wins Competition Showcasing Seychelles Through the Eyes of an Islander

[Seychelles News Agency] Victoria, Seychelles -The winner of a video competition seeking to get Seychellois islanders to showcase the archipelago to potential tourists said that his short movie portrays Seychelles’ seas, landscape and lifestyle.

[Seychelles News Agency] Victoria, Seychelles -The winner of a video competition seeking to get Seychellois islanders to showcase the archipelago to potential tourists said that his short movie portrays Seychelles' seas, landscape and lifestyle.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

Army Promotes, Decorates 227 Officers

[Leadership] No fewer than 227 army officers were yesterday decorated at the Defence headquarters in Abuja. This is following the approval of the Army Council on the 9th of December 2016.

[Leadership] No fewer than 227 army officers were yesterday decorated at the Defence headquarters in Abuja. This is following the approval of the Army Council on the 9th of December 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

N8 Billion CBN Currency Scam – Banker Bags Seven and Half Years Imprisonment

[Leadership] Justice Emmanuel Ayo Nathaniel of the Federal High Court sitting in Ibadan, Oyo State on Wednesday, December 14, 2016 convicted and sentenced one Tope Akintade, a former staff of Ecobank, Ibadan branch to two and half years imprisonment on…

[Leadership] Justice Emmanuel Ayo Nathaniel of the Federal High Court sitting in Ibadan, Oyo State on Wednesday, December 14, 2016 convicted and sentenced one Tope Akintade, a former staff of Ecobank, Ibadan branch to two and half years imprisonment on each of the three counts of stealing and conspiracy pressed against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Synagogue Collapse – Five Dead Bodies Yet to Be Identified – Obafunwa

[This Day] Two years after the tragic collapse of a six-storey guest house belonging to the Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN), five dead bodies who fell victim of the collapsed are still yet to be identified.

[This Day] Two years after the tragic collapse of a six-storey guest house belonging to the Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN), five dead bodies who fell victim of the collapsed are still yet to be identified.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Zuma, Motsoeneng, Molefe, Miyeni All No-Shows At Mkmva Awards

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma and other “stars” of the Umkhonto We Sizwe Military Veterans Association’s 55th commemoration gala dinner were a no-show on Thursday.

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma and other "stars" of the Umkhonto We Sizwe Military Veterans Association's 55th commemoration gala dinner were a no-show on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Keriako Tobiko Wants Nock Officials to Be Charged

[Nation] Four top National Olympic Committee of Kenya (Nock) officials should be charged with conspiring to commit crimes against Team Kenya, the Director of Public Prosecutions Keriako Tobiko told a Nairobi court on Thursday.

[Nation] Four top National Olympic Committee of Kenya (Nock) officials should be charged with conspiring to commit crimes against Team Kenya, the Director of Public Prosecutions Keriako Tobiko told a Nairobi court on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Chepyuk Squatters Issued With Title Deeds

[Kenya Presidency] The long-standing feud over the ownership of the Chepyuk settlement scheme in Mt Elgon Constituency, Bungoma County, will be a thing of the past after President Uhuru Kenyatta launched phase one of the issuance of title deeds to squa…

[Kenya Presidency] The long-standing feud over the ownership of the Chepyuk settlement scheme in Mt Elgon Constituency, Bungoma County, will be a thing of the past after President Uhuru Kenyatta launched phase one of the issuance of title deeds to squatters in the area.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Government Projects to Displace Thousands

[Monitor] Kampala -Thousands of residents occupying Namanve Forest Reserve in Bukasa, Bweyogerere parish in Kira Municipality, have been given up to December 26 to vacate peacefully or be evicted by National Environmental Management Authority (Nema).

[Monitor] Kampala -Thousands of residents occupying Namanve Forest Reserve in Bukasa, Bweyogerere parish in Kira Municipality, have been given up to December 26 to vacate peacefully or be evicted by National Environmental Management Authority (Nema).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Court Summons Civil Aviation Authority Over Besigye Arrest

[Monitor] Kampala -The High Court in Kampala has ordered the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) to respond within 15 days to a law suit filed against it by former presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye.

[Monitor] Kampala -The High Court in Kampala has ordered the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) to respond within 15 days to a law suit filed against it by former presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda