China Donates U.S.$ 5 Million to WFP’s Emergency Response in Northeast Nigeria

[WFP] The funds will allow WFP to reach 410,000 IDPs in Borno and Yobe States, where the Boko Haram insurgency has left millions destitute. It is especially welcome at a time when a funding shortfall forced WFP to cut rations of some commodities in April.

[WFP] The funds will allow WFP to reach 410,000 IDPs in Borno and Yobe States, where the Boko Haram insurgency has left millions destitute. It is especially welcome at a time when a funding shortfall forced WFP to cut rations of some commodities in April.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Vice President – the New Cabinet Is Based On Qualifications

[SNA] Khartoum -The First Vice President of the Republic, Barki Hassan Salih, on Thursday said nomination for the new government was based on qualifications that included 12 PhD holders, 4 professors and a countless engineers.

[SNA] Khartoum -The First Vice President of the Republic, Barki Hassan Salih, on Thursday said nomination for the new government was based on qualifications that included 12 PhD holders, 4 professors and a countless engineers.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Ministers of National Accord Government to Be Sworn in On Friday

[SNA] Khartoum -The newly-appointed ministers and state ministers in the national accord government will be sworn in Friday at 08:00 p.m. at the Republican Palace before the President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir.

[SNA] Khartoum -The newly-appointed ministers and state ministers in the national accord government will be sworn in Friday at 08:00 p.m. at the Republican Palace before the President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

National Accord Government Announced

[SNA] Khartoum -The First Vice – President of the Republic and National Prime Minister, Lt. Gen. Bakri Hassan Salih, Thursday evening announced formation of the national accord government as follows:-

[SNA] Khartoum -The First Vice - President of the Republic and National Prime Minister, Lt. Gen. Bakri Hassan Salih, Thursday evening announced formation of the national accord government as follows:-

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Namibian Media Should Stop Being Humble

[Namibian] MEDIA standards have dropped drastically due to editors doing work merely for the appreciation of those in power, editor of The Nation magazine in Swaziland, Bheki Makhubu said.

[Namibian] MEDIA standards have dropped drastically due to editors doing work merely for the appreciation of those in power, editor of The Nation magazine in Swaziland, Bheki Makhubu said.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Cameroon Set Up Colombia Friendly for Super Eagles Clash

[Guardian] Nigeria’s 2018 World Cup qualifiers Group B rivals, the Lions of Cameroun have set up a friendly match date with Colombia as they tune up for the crunch clash in Uyo in August.

[Guardian] Nigeria's 2018 World Cup qualifiers Group B rivals, the Lions of Cameroun have set up a friendly match date with Colombia as they tune up for the crunch clash in Uyo in August.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Crisis Looms in Lagos APC As Benue PDP Faction Goes to Court

[Guardian] Makurdi -As preparations for the forthcoming local council election threaten the unity of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State, former governor and National Leader of the party, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has appealed for…

[Guardian] Makurdi -As preparations for the forthcoming local council election threaten the unity of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State, former governor and National Leader of the party, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has appealed for calm among members.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Governors Say Funds to Pay Doctors’ Arrears Yet to Reach Counties

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Council of Governors says the allocation of funds provided by the National Government Supplementary budget to pay doctors’ salaries arrears during the 100-day strike have not reached counties yet.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Council of Governors says the allocation of funds provided by the National Government Supplementary budget to pay doctors' salaries arrears during the 100-day strike have not reached counties yet.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya