Again, Court Postpones Judgment in Suit Challenging Lagos Waterfront Communities Demolition

[Premium Times] Justice Surajudeen Onigbanjo of the Lagos State High Court, Igbosere, on Thursday postponed judgement in a suit brought by residents of several waterfront communities against the state government to June 21.

[Premium Times] Justice Surajudeen Onigbanjo of the Lagos State High Court, Igbosere, on Thursday postponed judgement in a suit brought by residents of several waterfront communities against the state government to June 21.

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Police Uproot 405 Plants of Hemp

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Police in Rumphi have arrested 40 year old James Mfune from Traditional Authority Chikulamayembe in Rumphi for cultivating Indian hemp, which is illegal.

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Police in Rumphi have arrested 40 year old James Mfune from Traditional Authority Chikulamayembe in Rumphi for cultivating Indian hemp, which is illegal.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Soyinka to Sahara Reporters – Be Careful Now Your Location Is Known

[Premium Times] Nobel laureate, Wole Soyinka, on Thursday warned citizen advocacy platforms Sahara Reporters and Budgit, to be more careful now that its location has been made public.

[Premium Times] Nobel laureate, Wole Soyinka, on Thursday warned citizen advocacy platforms Sahara Reporters and Budgit, to be more careful now that its location has been made public.

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MFA Marks the 54th Africa Day

[SNA] Khartoum -The Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Thursday marked the Africa day, in collaboration with the African Union office in Khartoum and the African group accredited to the Sudan in the presence of the Undersecretary at the Ministry of Foreign…

[SNA] Khartoum -The Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Thursday marked the Africa day, in collaboration with the African Union office in Khartoum and the African group accredited to the Sudan in the presence of the Undersecretary at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Abdul Ghanie Al Naiem.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Foreign Minister and American Delegation Discuss Efforts for Final Lifting of Sanctions

[SNA] Khartoum -The Foreign Minister, Prof. Ibrahim Ghandour, Thursday received a delegation of the office of the American special envoy for Sudan and South Sudan, in presence of the US Charge d’Affaires to Sudan, and discussed the progress achieved in…

[SNA] Khartoum -The Foreign Minister, Prof. Ibrahim Ghandour, Thursday received a delegation of the office of the American special envoy for Sudan and South Sudan, in presence of the US Charge d'Affaires to Sudan, and discussed the progress achieved in negotiations between the two sides and the efforts being exerted for the final lifting of the sanctions from Sudan in next July.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Former Primary School Staffer Staffer in the Dock

[The Herald] A David Livingstone Primary School former employee, who is facing allegations of theft of trust property after swindling the school of $8 000 will be tried on June 26.

[The Herald] A David Livingstone Primary School former employee, who is facing allegations of theft of trust property after swindling the school of $8 000 will be tried on June 26.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Goat Theft Suspect Beaten to Death

[Nyasa Times] An angry mob at Guliguli village in Lilongwe has beaten to death a man suspected to have intended to steal goats at the house of Group Village Headman Guliguli in Lilongwe.

[Nyasa Times] An angry mob at Guliguli village in Lilongwe has beaten to death a man suspected to have intended to steal goats at the house of Group Village Headman Guliguli in Lilongwe.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Mugabe Not Given Speaking Slot in Mexico

[New Zimbabwe] President Robert Mugabe was reportedly leaving Mexico none too pleased Thursday having allegedly failed to get a speaking slot at the United Nations World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction.

[New Zimbabwe] President Robert Mugabe was reportedly leaving Mexico none too pleased Thursday having allegedly failed to get a speaking slot at the United Nations World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

NEC: Jonathan Denied 19 States Ecological Fund

[Daily Trust] The National Economic Council (NEC) yesterday resolved that 19 states and the FCT deprived of Ecological Fund by the administration of former president Goodluck Jonathan be given N2 billion each.

[Daily Trust] The National Economic Council (NEC) yesterday resolved that 19 states and the FCT deprived of Ecological Fund by the administration of former president Goodluck Jonathan be given N2 billion each.

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Insecurity, Underfunding Hamper Hunger Relief

[VOA] Aid agencies warn that humanitarian efforts against hunger in northeastern Nigeria are dangerously underfunded and some communities remain cut off from aid and their farms as the military continues to battle Boko Haram.

[VOA] Aid agencies warn that humanitarian efforts against hunger in northeastern Nigeria are dangerously underfunded and some communities remain cut off from aid and their farms as the military continues to battle Boko Haram.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria