Group Expresses Worry Over Upsurge in Kidnapping

[Vanguard] The Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE) has expressed concern over the upsurge in kidnapping in the country, saying the menace would affect the nation’s image negatively and also scare potential investors.

[Vanguard] The Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE) has expressed concern over the upsurge in kidnapping in the country, saying the menace would affect the nation's image negatively and also scare potential investors.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ex-Super Eagles Stars Play Nollywood Stars to Raise HIV Awareness

[Vanguard] In a bid to make this year’s World AIDS Day highly impactful, the Nigeria Red Ribbon Coalition, a strategic public-private sector alliance, organised a novelty football match yesterday in Lagos to raise awareness about HIV/AIDS and also prov…

[Vanguard] In a bid to make this year's World AIDS Day highly impactful, the Nigeria Red Ribbon Coalition, a strategic public-private sector alliance, organised a novelty football match yesterday in Lagos to raise awareness about HIV/AIDS and also provide free HIV Testing and Counselling services.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Bauchi Governor Vows to Move College of Agriculture

[Daily Trust] Bauchi -Governor Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar has announced that the Bauchi State College of Agriculture will be relocated from the state capital to Dass local government area.

[Daily Trust] Bauchi -Governor Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar has announced that the Bauchi State College of Agriculture will be relocated from the state capital to Dass local government area.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Blitzboks Keen to Carry Dubai Form to Cape Town

[News24Wire] Blitzboks captain, Philip Snyman, feels there is room for improvement and that even a better effort will be needed if they want to defend the HSBC Cape Town Sevens title from a number of strong challenges next weekend.

[News24Wire] Blitzboks captain, Philip Snyman, feels there is room for improvement and that even a better effort will be needed if they want to defend the HSBC Cape Town Sevens title from a number of strong challenges next weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Levi, Vilas Seal Critical Cobras Win

[News24Wire] Richard Levi and Dane Vilas both hit half-centuries to provide the catalyst for the Cape Cobras to reignite their T20 Challenge hopes with a fine seven-wicket victory over the Dolphins at Kingsmead in Durban on Sunday.

[News24Wire] Richard Levi and Dane Vilas both hit half-centuries to provide the catalyst for the Cape Cobras to reignite their T20 Challenge hopes with a fine seven-wicket victory over the Dolphins at Kingsmead in Durban on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Victorious Super Falcons Return

[Premium Times] The Nigeria women’s football team, Super Falcons, are back from Cameroon where they emerged victorious in the 2016 Africa Women’s Nations Cup, AWCON.

[Premium Times] The Nigeria women's football team, Super Falcons, are back from Cameroon where they emerged victorious in the 2016 Africa Women's Nations Cup, AWCON.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Sheriff’s Daughter Weds Army Chief Buratai’s Aide

[Premium Times] Maiduguri, the Borno State capital will be agog with weddings this December. Aside from the Indimis who are receiving President Muhammadu Buhari’s daughter, Zahra, into their fold as a wife; Halima, one of the daughters of a factional P…

[Premium Times] Maiduguri, the Borno State capital will be agog with weddings this December. Aside from the Indimis who are receiving President Muhammadu Buhari's daughter, Zahra, into their fold as a wife; Halima, one of the daughters of a factional Peoples Democratic chairman, Ali Sheriff, is also set to walk down the aisle this month.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria