University of Maiduguri Confirms 5 Staff Dead, 4 Missing

[Premium Times] The lecturers’ union of the University of Maiduguri, Unimaid, has confirmed that five staff of the university were killed when Boko Haram ambushed an NNPC oil exploration team.

[Premium Times] The lecturers' union of the University of Maiduguri, Unimaid, has confirmed that five staff of the university were killed when Boko Haram ambushed an NNPC oil exploration team.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Constitutional Amendment: Nine Key Areas Senate, House of Reps Disagree

[Premium Times] Members of the House of Representatives disagreed with their Senate counterparts on nine issues when they picked up key elements of the constitution for amendments Thursday.

[Premium Times] Members of the House of Representatives disagreed with their Senate counterparts on nine issues when they picked up key elements of the constitution for amendments Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigerian Women React, Say Rejection of 35 Affirmation Bill Selfish, Disappointing

[Premium Times] Female lawyers and social commentators have responded to the rejection of the 35 per cent affirmative action for women as ministers as well as 20 per cent for women as commissioners in states by the Senate.

[Premium Times] Female lawyers and social commentators have responded to the rejection of the 35 per cent affirmative action for women as ministers as well as 20 per cent for women as commissioners in states by the Senate.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Buhari’s Health – the Worst Is Over – Oyegun

[Daily Trust] The National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, has said that the worst is over on the health of President Muhammadu Buhari.

[Daily Trust] The National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, has said that the worst is over on the health of President Muhammadu Buhari.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt in Major Fight Against Cholera

[Nation] The national government will deploy 5,000 youth to collect garbage in Kisumu, Kwale, Nairobi and Kilifi amid efforts to control the cholera outbreak in some parts of the country.

[Nation] The national government will deploy 5,000 youth to collect garbage in Kisumu, Kwale, Nairobi and Kilifi amid efforts to control the cholera outbreak in some parts of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Black First Land First Disrupts Journo Event On State Capture

[News24Wire] Black First Land First (BLF) leader Andile Mnxgxitama and a small band of BLF members disrupted a discussion on state capture in Braamfontein, Johannesburg on Thursday night.

[News24Wire] Black First Land First (BLF) leader Andile Mnxgxitama and a small band of BLF members disrupted a discussion on state capture in Braamfontein, Johannesburg on Thursday night.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Boko Haram Attack Leaves Dozens Dead

[Deutsche Welle] A Boko Haram ambush on an oil survey team and an ensuing battle with Nigerian security forces has left more than 40 people dead. Details are still emerging about exactly what happened.

[Deutsche Welle] A Boko Haram ambush on an oil survey team and an ensuing battle with Nigerian security forces has left more than 40 people dead. Details are still emerging about exactly what happened.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria