Kenya Will Host CHAN, Assures Kaberia

[Nation] The Government on Thursday insisted that the country will host the African Nations Championship (Chan) despite growing fears that the Confederation of African Football (Caf) may take the hosting rights away from the country.

[Nation] The Government on Thursday insisted that the country will host the African Nations Championship (Chan) despite growing fears that the Confederation of African Football (Caf) may take the hosting rights away from the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Therapists Seek Implementation of Rehabilitation Policy, Disability Bill

[Guardian] The Medical Rehabilitation Therapists Board of Nigeria (MRTB) has urged the government to formulating remedial actions to make care of persons living with disability better in Nigeria. The board which called for the formulation of a disabili…

[Guardian] The Medical Rehabilitation Therapists Board of Nigeria (MRTB) has urged the government to formulating remedial actions to make care of persons living with disability better in Nigeria. The board which called for the formulation of a disability policy and bill for its inclusion in the National health Policy said, the World Health Organisation (WHO) Global Disability Action Plan 2014-2021 declared disability is a global public health and human right issue which should not be ignored or given less attention.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Adams College Begins Tutorials for 2018, Restates Commitment to Academic Excellence

[Guardian] Foremost tutorial centre, Adams College is set to kick off its 2017/2018 West Africa Senior school Certificate Examination (WASSCE) and Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) classes.

[Guardian] Foremost tutorial centre, Adams College is set to kick off its 2017/2018 West Africa Senior school Certificate Examination (WASSCE) and Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) classes.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Cholera in North-Eastern Nigeria – an Endemic Outbreak

[IPS] New York -A recent cholera outbreak in North-Eastern Nigeria has resulted in at least 186 suspected cases and 14 deaths as of Sep. 1, according to Borno State’s Ministry of Health.

[IPS] New York -A recent cholera outbreak in North-Eastern Nigeria has resulted in at least 186 suspected cases and 14 deaths as of Sep. 1, according to Borno State's Ministry of Health.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Why Some Private Varsities Opted for Low Cut-Off Marks’

[Guardian] As the debate on the role of private universities in the lowering of the cut-off marks for entry into the nation’s higher institutions intensifies, vice chancellor, Joseph Ayo Babalola University (JABU), Prof. Sola Fajana, has blamed the sit…

[Guardian] As the debate on the role of private universities in the lowering of the cut-off marks for entry into the nation's higher institutions intensifies, vice chancellor, Joseph Ayo Babalola University (JABU), Prof. Sola Fajana, has blamed the situation on low enrolment and lack of financial support by the Federal Government to private institutions.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

The Anti-Graft Treaties

[Guardian] Nigeria recently signed some treaties with some countries across the globe. The treaties, according to the President, are crucial to the war on corruption, the major plank of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration. In a ceremony witness…

[Guardian] Nigeria recently signed some treaties with some countries across the globe. The treaties, according to the President, are crucial to the war on corruption, the major plank of President Muhammadu Buhari's administration. In a ceremony witnessed by ambassadors from Switzerland, the European Union, United States of America, Britain, Chad, and Niger, the President said that the treaties would help to block the flow of illegal funds from Nigeria across borders. These treaties, signed on mutual legal assistance

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘How Nigeria Can Achieve Sustainable Development Goals’

[Guardian] Stakeholders working to achieve the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Nigeria, said the nation could address extreme poverty and other social challenges if the country prioritises the goals.

[Guardian] Stakeholders working to achieve the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Nigeria, said the nation could address extreme poverty and other social challenges if the country prioritises the goals.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Rotten Chicken’ Intercepted

[NEWS] The National Public Health Institute of Liberia (NPHIL) in collaboration with the Ministry of Commerce has intercepted a consignment of ‘contaminated’ chicken meat, egg and egg products that were headed to Liberia.

[NEWS] The National Public Health Institute of Liberia (NPHIL) in collaboration with the Ministry of Commerce has intercepted a consignment of 'contaminated' chicken meat, egg and egg products that were headed to Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Ellen Consoles America

[NEWS] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a condolence message to the President of the United States of America, Donald J. Trump following the death of at least 47 persons as a result of catastrophic flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey in southea…

[NEWS] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a condolence message to the President of the United States of America, Donald J. Trump following the death of at least 47 persons as a result of catastrophic flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey in southeastern Texas on August 26, 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia