Eight arrested in assassination of Panama Papers journalist

[L’Express] Eight people have been arrested by the police in Malta over the murder of prominent journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia, who died in a car bomb on Monday 16 October. According to the latest reports, all the suspects are originally from Malta …

[L'Express] Eight people have been arrested by the police in Malta over the murder of prominent journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia, who died in a car bomb on Monday 16 October. According to the latest reports, all the suspects are originally from Malta and a majority has a criminal record.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

DR Congo’s Deadlocked Crises

[ICG] In an interview with Tagesschau’s Alexander Göbel, Crisis Group’s Central Africa Project Director Richard Moncrieff discusses DR Congo’s many crises and how the international community can deal with the country’s ongoing political blockage.

[ICG] In an interview with Tagesschau's Alexander Göbel, Crisis Group's Central Africa Project Director Richard Moncrieff discusses DR Congo's many crises and how the international community can deal with the country's ongoing political blockage.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

2017 – The Year the Country Would Like to Forget

[The Conversation Africa] For the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) 2017 was a disaster. Presidential and legislative elections were delayed, the violence in Kasai intensified, a long-standing opposition leader died and violence in eastern Congo conti…

[The Conversation Africa] For the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) 2017 was a disaster. Presidential and legislative elections were delayed, the violence in Kasai intensified, a long-standing opposition leader died and violence in eastern Congo continued.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

What Did You Contribute to GDP Today?

[This Day] ‘The critical ingredient is getting off your butt and doing something. It’s as simple as that. A lot of people have ideas, but there are a few who decide to do something about them now. Not tomorrow. Not next week. But today” Nolan Bushnell.

[This Day] 'The critical ingredient is getting off your butt and doing something. It's as simple as that. A lot of people have ideas, but there are a few who decide to do something about them now. Not tomorrow. Not next week. But today" Nolan Bushnell.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Aero Raises Hope for Redundant Workers

[This Day] The management of Aero Contractors has given assurance to the workers who were relieved of their duties and put on redundancy by the airline, saying that many of them would be re-absorbed.

[This Day] The management of Aero Contractors has given assurance to the workers who were relieved of their duties and put on redundancy by the airline, saying that many of them would be re-absorbed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Explosion Destroys School in Umuahia

[Guardian] A huge fire from an explosion at Saclux Paints Industry in Umuahia, the Abia State capital, yesterday destroyed a missionary school building in the neighbourhood.

[Guardian] A huge fire from an explosion at Saclux Paints Industry in Umuahia, the Abia State capital, yesterday destroyed a missionary school building in the neighbourhood.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Our Shareholders Helped us Clinch Pearl Award Laurels, Says United Capital

[Guardian] United Capital (UCAP) Plc has attributed its clinching of the outstanding 2017 PEARL of the capital market award to increased investors’ appetite in the shares of the company on the stock market.

[Guardian] United Capital (UCAP) Plc has attributed its clinching of the outstanding 2017 PEARL of the capital market award to increased investors' appetite in the shares of the company on the stock market.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Atiku Rejoins PDP, Pledges Good Leadership, Jobs for Nigerians

[Guardian] Abuja -The camp of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) was upbeat yesterday following the return of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar who left it for the All Progressives Congress (APC) in February 2014.

[Guardian] Abuja -The camp of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) was upbeat yesterday following the return of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar who left it for the All Progressives Congress (APC) in February 2014.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Participants Ready for Chess Heights Monthly Championship

[Guardian] Over fifty chess players from across the country are expected to participate in the December edition of Chess Heights monthly championship slated to hold today at Maxton Hotel and Suites, 50 Ajose Street Mende, Maryland, Lagos.

[Guardian] Over fifty chess players from across the country are expected to participate in the December edition of Chess Heights monthly championship slated to hold today at Maxton Hotel and Suites, 50 Ajose Street Mende, Maryland, Lagos.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria