Scheme for Women, Children Rights Protection Relaunched

[This Day] As part of efforts aimed at safeguarding the rights of women and children in the state, the Ondo state government at the weekend re-inaugurated the state Social Mobilisation and Technical Committee (SSOMTEC) in conjunction with the United Na…

[This Day] As part of efforts aimed at safeguarding the rights of women and children in the state, the Ondo state government at the weekend re-inaugurated the state Social Mobilisation and Technical Committee (SSOMTEC) in conjunction with the United Nations Children Social Mobilisation Fund (UNICEF).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Again, Royal Rumbles On Yoruba History

[Guardian] A new dimension was recently introduced to the unending controversy about Yoruba history when Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi claimed that Igbos from the Eastern part of Nigeria and not Ugbo from the Ilaje, Ondo State, invaded Ile-Ife befo…

[Guardian] A new dimension was recently introduced to the unending controversy about Yoruba history when Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi claimed that Igbos from the Eastern part of Nigeria and not Ugbo from the Ilaje, Ondo State, invaded Ile-Ife before Moremi sacrificed herself, to liberate her people.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Odoh Threatens to Sue Airline

[This Day] Nigeria’s leading professional golfer, Andrew Oche Odoh has threatened to sue South African Airways for his disappointing play at the ongoing 3e Actuaries Equatorial Guinea Open in Mongomo.

[This Day] Nigeria's leading professional golfer, Andrew Oche Odoh has threatened to sue South African Airways for his disappointing play at the ongoing 3e Actuaries Equatorial Guinea Open in Mongomo.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Adama Barrow Urges Jammeh to Accept Defeat

[Al Jazeera] Adama Barrow, president-elect of The Gambia, has called on Yahya Jammeh to accept the outcome of last week’s election after the incumbent overturned the result in a sudden political U-turn.

[Al Jazeera] Adama Barrow, president-elect of The Gambia, has called on Yahya Jammeh to accept the outcome of last week's election after the incumbent overturned the result in a sudden political U-turn.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Mighty Wanderers Lift Cup

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Cup specialists Mighty Be Forward Wanderers Saturday, December 10, 2016 preserved their record of being first winners of a trophy when they edged resilient Kamuzu Barracks 4-3 on post-match penalties during the FISD Challenge Cup f…

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Cup specialists Mighty Be Forward Wanderers Saturday, December 10, 2016 preserved their record of being first winners of a trophy when they edged resilient Kamuzu Barracks 4-3 on post-match penalties during the FISD Challenge Cup final played before a huge crowd at Civo Stadium in the capital Lilongwe.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

‘We Are Trying to Reposition Niger Delta Ministry for Accountability’

[This Day] Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Pastor Usani Uguru Usani, recently spoke with journalists on the activities of his ministry. Bassey Inyang was there: Excerpts:

[This Day] Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Pastor Usani Uguru Usani, recently spoke with journalists on the activities of his ministry. Bassey Inyang was there: Excerpts:

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