Ease Travel for Overseas Medical Treatment, Speaker Tells Govt

[Monitor] Kampala -Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga has asked government to relax clearance procedures for sick public officials seeking to travel abroad for treatment.

[Monitor] Kampala -Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga has asked government to relax clearance procedures for sick public officials seeking to travel abroad for treatment.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Boko Haram Terrorists Surrender to Troops

[This Day] Abuja -Following sustained bombardment on suspected location of Boko Haram terrorists by troops of the 26 Task Force Brigade, Nigerian Army, over 700 members of the terrorist group have surrendered.

[This Day] Abuja -Following sustained bombardment on suspected location of Boko Haram terrorists by troops of the 26 Task Force Brigade, Nigerian Army, over 700 members of the terrorist group have surrendered.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Osinbajo Tasks African Leaders to Rid Continent of Poverty Wars

[This Day] Abuja -The Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, on Monday challenged African leaders to demonstrate their preparedness to adopt a comprehensive approach towards addressing the root causes of violence and poverty in various parts of the con…

[This Day] Abuja -The Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, on Monday challenged African leaders to demonstrate their preparedness to adopt a comprehensive approach towards addressing the root causes of violence and poverty in various parts of the continent.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

INEC Releases Time-Table to Recall Dino Melaye

[Premium Times] The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, on Monday released the time table for the recall of the senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye on Monday.

[Premium Times] The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, on Monday released the time table for the recall of the senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tor Tiv Condemns High Bride Price, Expensive Burial Ceremonies

[Premium Times] The Tiv Paramount ruler, James Ayatse, on Monday advised his subjects against high bride price, saying that the practice was hindering young people from settling down.

[Premium Times] The Tiv Paramount ruler, James Ayatse, on Monday advised his subjects against high bride price, saying that the practice was hindering young people from settling down.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Sultan Desperate to Jail Me, Says Sardauna’s Grandson

[Premium Times] Hassan Danbaba, a businessman and grandson of late Premier of Northern Nigeria, Ahmadu Bello, has accused the Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar of plotting to jail him over chieftaincy tussle that led to exit of the former from the Sulta…

[Premium Times] Hassan Danbaba, a businessman and grandson of late Premier of Northern Nigeria, Ahmadu Bello, has accused the Sultan of Sokoto, Sa'ad Abubakar of plotting to jail him over chieftaincy tussle that led to exit of the former from the Sultanate Council.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigerian Held in France With $90,000 Cash-Stuffed Condoms in Stomach

[Vanguard] A Nigerian man has been arrested in eastern France after being found with condoms stuffed with 79,000 euros ($90,000) hidden in his stomach, customs officials said Monday.

[Vanguard] A Nigerian man has been arrested in eastern France after being found with condoms stuffed with 79,000 euros ($90,000) hidden in his stomach, customs officials said Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Badoo Killings – Lagos Police Commence Screening of 138 Suspects

[Premium Times] The Lagos State Police Command says it has begun screening of 138 suspected members of a dreaded cult group, Badoo, arrested on Saturday in Ikorodu area of Lagos State.

[Premium Times] The Lagos State Police Command says it has begun screening of 138 suspected members of a dreaded cult group, Badoo, arrested on Saturday in Ikorodu area of Lagos State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria