Another 258 Nigerians Return From Libya

[Premium Times] Eight days after 149 Nigerians voluntarily returned from Libya, another batch of 258 on Tuesday came back home from the North African country where they had been stranded on their way to Europe.

[Premium Times] Eight days after 149 Nigerians voluntarily returned from Libya, another batch of 258 on Tuesday came back home from the North African country where they had been stranded on their way to Europe.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Govt to Send Back 90 Tonnes Imported Genetically Modified Maize

[Premium Times] The National Biosafety Management Agency, NBMA, said it has, in conjunction with the Nigerian Customs Service, ordered that the genetically modified (GM) maize consignment illegally imported into Nigeria be sent back.

[Premium Times] The National Biosafety Management Agency, NBMA, said it has, in conjunction with the Nigerian Customs Service, ordered that the genetically modified (GM) maize consignment illegally imported into Nigeria be sent back.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Public Protector CEO Resigns

[News24Wire] Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s CEO Themba Dlamini has thrown in the towel just eight months after joining the chapter nine institution in March this year.

[News24Wire] Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's CEO Themba Dlamini has thrown in the towel just eight months after joining the chapter nine institution in March this year.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘It Still Hurts Me,’ Says Father of Boy Who Drowned in School’s Pit Toilet

[News24Wire] The father of a Limpopo learner, Michael Komape, on Tuesday testified in court how his friend was allegedly pressured to erase photos that were taken of the pit toilet that his son had drowned in.

[News24Wire] The father of a Limpopo learner, Michael Komape, on Tuesday testified in court how his friend was allegedly pressured to erase photos that were taken of the pit toilet that his son had drowned in.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Finance Minister Speaks on High Inflation Rate, Flour Crisis

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The Minister of Finance revealed an inflation rate in Sudan of 34 percent in the first half of 2017. He said that the current flour crisis in some Sudanese states can only be resolved by lifting the government’s subsidies enti…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The Minister of Finance revealed an inflation rate in Sudan of 34 percent in the first half of 2017. He said that the current flour crisis in some Sudanese states can only be resolved by lifting the government's subsidies entirely on wheat, and freeing the commodity.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

As Nigerians Unite Against Morocco in Ecowas

[Guardian] Due to their diversity, which they said is also their strength, it’s always difficult for Nigerians to agree on one thing. The man from the north would have a different opinion from the other from the south. Even in the south, the man from S…

[Guardian] Due to their diversity, which they said is also their strength, it's always difficult for Nigerians to agree on one thing. The man from the north would have a different opinion from the other from the south. Even in the south, the man from South-East would hold a different opinion from the other from the South-West. Nigerians know how to have their opinions and there is nothing anyone could do about it.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Swiss Claims Stage 2 as Tour Du Rwanda Hots Up

[New Times] Debutant Simon Pellaud, riding for American UCI Continental Team Illuminate, dominated the second stage of this year’s Tour du Rwanda from Nyanza-Rubavu after clocking 4 hours, 32 minutes and 30 seconds.

[New Times] Debutant Simon Pellaud, riding for American UCI Continental Team Illuminate, dominated the second stage of this year's Tour du Rwanda from Nyanza-Rubavu after clocking 4 hours, 32 minutes and 30 seconds.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Cecafa – Amavubi Set for Senior Challenge Cup Preps

[New Times] Amavubi will regroup on November 19 to start preparations ahead of the 2017 CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup, which will be held in Kenya from November 25 to December 9.

[New Times] Amavubi will regroup on November 19 to start preparations ahead of the 2017 CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup, which will be held in Kenya from November 25 to December 9.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda