Desire for Secure and Peaceful Future Remains Strong in Libya, Security Council Told

[UN News] Noting positive changes in the situation on the ground in Libya as a result of the Libyan Political Agreement, the United Nations envoy for the country highlighted that despite challenges, the desire for peace, security and a better future re…

[UN News] Noting positive changes in the situation on the ground in Libya as a result of the Libyan Political Agreement, the United Nations envoy for the country highlighted that despite challenges, the desire for peace, security and a better future remain strong among the people and urged sustained international support for national efforts.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

U.S. Honors 5 Nigerian Women

[Vanguard] IN her commitment to building the capacity of Nigerian women who in various fields have remarkably contributed to the Nigerian communities, the US government recently honoured five Nigerian women making waves in the science and technology wo…

[Vanguard] IN her commitment to building the capacity of Nigerian women who in various fields have remarkably contributed to the Nigerian communities, the US government recently honoured five Nigerian women making waves in the science and technology world.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Thousands Affected by Southern Cape Wildfires, Army Deployed

[News24Wire] Military personnel have been deployed to the Knysna area to try and prevent looting, as wildfires rip through the area, already affecting about 10 000 residents and 20 suburbs.

[News24Wire] Military personnel have been deployed to the Knysna area to try and prevent looting, as wildfires rip through the area, already affecting about 10 000 residents and 20 suburbs.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Igbo Quit Notice – FG, Northern Govs Slam Arewa Youths

[Vanguard] Lagos -Outrage, yesterday, greeted the ultimatum given by some Arewa youth groups to the Igbo to quit northern parts of the country within three months or be forced to do so.

[Vanguard] Lagos -Outrage, yesterday, greeted the ultimatum given by some Arewa youth groups to the Igbo to quit northern parts of the country within three months or be forced to do so.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Senate Investigates Hajj Fares, ‘Forced’ Feeding Policy

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Senate yesterday mandated its Committee on Foreign Affairs to investigate what it described as exorbitant airfare of over N1.5 million fixed for the 2017 intending pilgrims and the feeding regime by the National Hajj Commission of…

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Senate yesterday mandated its Committee on Foreign Affairs to investigate what it described as exorbitant airfare of over N1.5 million fixed for the 2017 intending pilgrims and the feeding regime by the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, NAHCON.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Governors Say Nurses Strike Illegal as Due Process Ignored

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Council of Governors has termed the ongoing nurses’ strike illegal as the right procedure was not followed for industrial action as stipulated in law.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Council of Governors has termed the ongoing nurses' strike illegal as the right procedure was not followed for industrial action as stipulated in law.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Quit Notice Did Not Start Today, Did Not Start Yesterday – Lai Mohammed

[Vanguard] The Minister of Information and Culture, Mr Lai Mohammed has said that the issue of groups issuing threat of quit notice did not start today and that the Federal Government and security organisations are very much on top of this matter

[Vanguard] The Minister of Information and Culture, Mr Lai Mohammed has said that the issue of groups issuing threat of quit notice did not start today and that the Federal Government and security organisations are very much on top of this matter

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria