Oxford University Appoints Wale Adebanwi as Professorial Chairperson

[Guardian] National Leader, All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has congratulated Nigerian scholar, Prof. Wale Adebanwi, over his appointment as Rhodes Professor in Race Relations at the School of Interdisciplinary Area Studies, Unive…

[Guardian] National Leader, All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has congratulated Nigerian scholar, Prof. Wale Adebanwi, over his appointment as Rhodes Professor in Race Relations at the School of Interdisciplinary Area Studies, University of Oxford, United Kingdom.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Gor Mahia Face Sudan’s Al-Hilal in a Pre-Season Warm Up

[Nation] Deposed Kenyan Premier League (KPL) champions Gor Mahia face off with Sudan’s champions Al-Hilal FC in a pre-season warm up match at the 35,000 seater Al-Hilal Stadium, Omdurman in Sudan on Tuesday.

[Nation] Deposed Kenyan Premier League (KPL) champions Gor Mahia face off with Sudan's champions Al-Hilal FC in a pre-season warm up match at the 35,000 seater Al-Hilal Stadium, Omdurman in Sudan on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

NLF Discuss On Current Situation Amid Elections

[Shabelle] The leaders of the National Leadership Forum (NLF) have discussed on the current situation in Somalia as the horn of Africa nation is set to hold a presidential election later this month.

[Shabelle] The leaders of the National Leadership Forum (NLF) have discussed on the current situation in Somalia as the horn of Africa nation is set to hold a presidential election later this month.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Int’l Community Voices Concern Over Developments in Galmudug

[Shabelle] The United Nations, African Union, European Union, Inter-Governmental Authority on Development, Ethiopia, Italy, Sweden, the United Kingdom, and the United States are concerned about the unfolding dispute within the Galmudug regional assembl…

[Shabelle] The United Nations, African Union, European Union, Inter-Governmental Authority on Development, Ethiopia, Italy, Sweden, the United Kingdom, and the United States are concerned about the unfolding dispute within the Galmudug regional assembly and between members of the assembly and President Abdikarim Guled.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Southwest State President Accused of Corruption

[Shabelle] The president of the semi-autonomous state of Southwest Sharif Hassan Sheikh Aden has been accused of corruption and embezzlement in the financial donations by Somali partners.

[Shabelle] The president of the semi-autonomous state of Southwest Sharif Hassan Sheikh Aden has been accused of corruption and embezzlement in the financial donations by Somali partners.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Tarsan Hails Election for the Parliament Leadership

[Shabelle] Former Mogadishu mayor Mohamud Ahmed Nur better known as (Tarsan) has welcomed the election of the new parliament’s speaker and his two deputies in Mogadishu by lawmakers.

[Shabelle] Former Mogadishu mayor Mohamud Ahmed Nur better known as (Tarsan) has welcomed the election of the new parliament's speaker and his two deputies in Mogadishu by lawmakers.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Financing Innovation in Nigeria – the Missing Middle

[This Day] Olubunmi Abayomi-Olukunle, in this article, posits that the missing middle in Nigeria’s tech ecosystem is the absence of venture capital and highlights the need for regulators to open up Nigeria’s innovation system to foreign venture capital…

[This Day] Olubunmi Abayomi-Olukunle, in this article, posits that the missing middle in Nigeria's tech ecosystem is the absence of venture capital and highlights the need for regulators to open up Nigeria's innovation system to foreign venture capital firms

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Release of Suspected Killers of Abuja Female Pastor Is Criminal – HURIWA

[Guardian] “The Abuja police commissioner acted in a very criminal manner to have authorized the release of suspects who allegedly lynched a female Redeemed Christian Church Evangelist in Kubwa Abuja in front of a Mosque last year July.

[Guardian] "The Abuja police commissioner acted in a very criminal manner to have authorized the release of suspects who allegedly lynched a female Redeemed Christian Church Evangelist in Kubwa Abuja in front of a Mosque last year July.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria