Rising Temperatures, Terrorism Threaten the Country’s Food Security

[VOA] Cameroon says its northern border with Nigeria and Chad and most of the Lake Chad basin face a food crisis because of desertification and the Boko Haram conflict that stopped farmers from doing their work.

[VOA] Cameroon says its northern border with Nigeria and Chad and most of the Lake Chad basin face a food crisis because of desertification and the Boko Haram conflict that stopped farmers from doing their work.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Jadesimi – Ladol Will Be Catalyst for Nigeria’s Industrialisation

[This Day] The Executive Chairman, Lagos Deep Offshore Logistics Base, Mr. Ladipopo Jadesimi, in this interview with Eromosele Abiodun, spoke on how the Egina FPSO is a game changer for Nigeria

[This Day] The Executive Chairman, Lagos Deep Offshore Logistics Base, Mr. Ladipopo Jadesimi, in this interview with Eromosele Abiodun, spoke on how the Egina FPSO is a game changer for Nigeria

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

More Victims Recount Ordeal at the Hands of Lone Village Gangster in Kiambu

[Nation] Hottensiah Waithira from Kangoya Village in Kiambu County recounts how a lone gangster raided her house last Sunday at around 3am, breaking the door using a huge stone.

[Nation] Hottensiah Waithira from Kangoya Village in Kiambu County recounts how a lone gangster raided her house last Sunday at around 3am, breaking the door using a huge stone.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

DPR Cautions Filling Stations Against Cheating

[This Day] Owerri -The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), Eastern zone has fined one filling station appropriately in Owerri metropolis, capital of Imo State for under dispensing premium motor spirit (PMS). Five others were cautioned for selling …

[This Day] Owerri -The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), Eastern zone has fined one filling station appropriately in Owerri metropolis, capital of Imo State for under dispensing premium motor spirit (PMS). Five others were cautioned for selling above government regulated pump price of N145 per litre.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

I’m Coming Back to Kenya, Miguna Miguna Declares

[Nation] Self-declared National Resistance Movement (NRM) “general” Miguna Miguna who was recently banished to Canada has said that plans are underway for his return to Kenya that has branded him persona non grata.

[Nation] Self-declared National Resistance Movement (NRM) "general" Miguna Miguna who was recently banished to Canada has said that plans are underway for his return to Kenya that has branded him persona non grata.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Blues for a Niger Deltan, Tears for the Niger Delta

[Guardian] In the midst of plenty and abundant natural resources given to the region by God Almighty the Niger Delta sits, sleeps, swims and eats in absolute poverty. The environment is degraded. The psyche is weak. The reward for patience is poor. To …

[Guardian] In the midst of plenty and abundant natural resources given to the region by God Almighty the Niger Delta sits, sleeps, swims and eats in absolute poverty. The environment is degraded. The psyche is weak. The reward for patience is poor. To compound matters the Nigerian State has added a million buckets of insults and injustice to the grave injury that the region suffers. In terms of appointments, even in oil-related companies, intervention agencies which were set up to redress the many years of official n

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

A Betrayal of Academic Trust

[Guardian] A photo of the student from Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola who was accused of abusing Prophet Muhammad has been circulating on the social media. Apparently, fanatical elements have published this photo in order to eliminate thi…

[Guardian] A photo of the student from Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola who was accused of abusing Prophet Muhammad has been circulating on the social media. Apparently, fanatical elements have published this photo in order to eliminate this student, or rather to have him pay for his crime.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

We Must Enforce Respect for Rule of Law, Says Matiang’i

[Nation] Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang’i appears to be the personification of the intransigence that has marked the initial stages of President Uhuru Kenyatta’s final term.

[Nation] Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i appears to be the personification of the intransigence that has marked the initial stages of President Uhuru Kenyatta's final term.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya