Samburu Residents Say KWS Doing Little to Contain Wild Animals Attacking Them

[Nation] Samburu residents have threatened to kill rogue elephants that have been attacking them if the Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) does not swiftly stop the menace.

[Nation] Samburu residents have threatened to kill rogue elephants that have been attacking them if the Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) does not swiftly stop the menace.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Forex Scarcity Threatens Multi-Billion Naira Leather Factory in Delta State

[Guardian] Asaba -Scarcity and lack of access to foreign exchange (forex) is threatening the survival of the multi-billion naira leather factory project in Delta State.This is even as plans are underway to sponsor a handful of Delta youths to Europe, t…

[Guardian] Asaba -Scarcity and lack of access to foreign exchange (forex) is threatening the survival of the multi-billion naira leather factory project in Delta State.This is even as plans are underway to sponsor a handful of Delta youths to Europe, to acquire professional expertise needed in enhance the smooth running of the multi-million Naira state-of-the-art Shoe/Leather Works Factory in the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Army Warns of Suicide Bombers’ New Tactics

[Guardian] The Nigerian Army has advised members of the public to be wary of suicide bombers, who have devised a new method of carrying out their despicable acts. This is coming as the Borno Police Command said five suicide bombers, a Civilian JTF and …

[Guardian] The Nigerian Army has advised members of the public to be wary of suicide bombers, who have devised a new method of carrying out their despicable acts. This is coming as the Borno Police Command said five suicide bombers, a Civilian JTF and two others died in separate attacks at Garki Muna village and Kaleri area of Gwange.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NNPC Targets 80 Percent Refining Capacity By 2018

[Guardian] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) said it plans to increase the capacity utilisation of its refineries to 60 per cent this year, and to 80 percent by the end of 2018, without giving further details.

[Guardian] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) said it plans to increase the capacity utilisation of its refineries to 60 per cent this year, and to 80 percent by the end of 2018, without giving further details.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Command Agric Cheats Must Be Punished

[The Herald] Many of last year’s economic problems, from cash shortages to delayed payments for imports, were a direct result of the drought hitting an already fragile agricultural sector.

[The Herald] Many of last year's economic problems, from cash shortages to delayed payments for imports, were a direct result of the drought hitting an already fragile agricultural sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Three in Court for Abducting 15-Year-Old and Forcing Her Into Marriage

[News24Wire] Three men appeared in the Mthatha Magistrate’s Court on Monday for allegedly forcefully marrying a 15-year-old girl to a man 11 years her senior, the Eastern Cape Hawks said.

[News24Wire] Three men appeared in the Mthatha Magistrate's Court on Monday for allegedly forcefully marrying a 15-year-old girl to a man 11 years her senior, the Eastern Cape Hawks said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Buhari Leads Ecowas Delegation to the Gambia Tomorrow

[Guardian] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari would tomorrow lead another delegation of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) leaders to The Gambia to discuss with President Yahya Jammeh on the need to respect the constitution and step …

[Guardian] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari would tomorrow lead another delegation of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) leaders to The Gambia to discuss with President Yahya Jammeh on the need to respect the constitution and step aside.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Go Well Ba Nkandu – We’ll Miss You

[Zambia Reports] Many tributes from journalists are pouring in about the late Fackson Nkandu. Naturally those without any interest in journalism would have been wondering what the fuss is all about this Nkandu especially that journalists die a little t…

[Zambia Reports] Many tributes from journalists are pouring in about the late Fackson Nkandu. Naturally those without any interest in journalism would have been wondering what the fuss is all about this Nkandu especially that journalists die a little too frequently everywhere else.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia