A Call to National Service – the MKO Abiola Autopsy

[Vanguard] When Chief M.K.O Abiola, the acclaimed winner of the nullified June 12, 1993 presidential election died in detention in Abuja in July 1998, the military had been in the process of sorting themselves out of government. I was invited by the go…

[Vanguard] When Chief M.K.O Abiola, the acclaimed winner of the nullified June 12, 1993 presidential election died in detention in Abuja in July 1998, the military had been in the process of sorting themselves out of government. I was invited by the government to participate in conducting the autopsy. It is required by law that an autopsy be carried out on a person that dies in custody.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Grass-Cutting Contract – Osinbajo’s Panel Grills SGF, Babachir Lawal

[Vanguard] Suspended Secretary to Government of the Federation, SGF, David Babachir Lawal, was, yesterday, grilled by Presidential panel investigating the $43 million cash found in a luxury apartment at Osborne Towers, Ikoyi, Lagos, and the N220 millio…

[Vanguard] Suspended Secretary to Government of the Federation, SGF, David Babachir Lawal, was, yesterday, grilled by Presidential panel investigating the $43 million cash found in a luxury apartment at Osborne Towers, Ikoyi, Lagos, and the N220 million meant for welfare of Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs, in North-East.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nuba Mountains Refugees Switch South Sudanese Camps

[Radio Dabanga] Pamir -Thousands of refugees from South Kordofan have arrived in Pamir camp in South Sudan, after being forced to leave Yida camp because of a shortage of food.

[Radio Dabanga] Pamir -Thousands of refugees from South Kordofan have arrived in Pamir camp in South Sudan, after being forced to leave Yida camp because of a shortage of food.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

2015 Polls – Jega Disappointed Me, Says Jonathan

[Vanguard] Despite conceding the 2015 presidential election, former President Goodluck Jonathan was not comfortable with how it was handled by Prof. Attahiru Jega, former chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC.

[Vanguard] Despite conceding the 2015 presidential election, former President Goodluck Jonathan was not comfortable with how it was handled by Prof. Attahiru Jega, former chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Drag Racing Star Pereira Shines At Donnybrook

[The Herald] SEASONED campaigner Angelo Pereira began the new drag racing season with a bang when he emerged as the top dog in the bikes section during the opening event of the 2017 hp lubes Castrol Drag Racing Series at Donnybrook Raceway in Harare on…

[The Herald] SEASONED campaigner Angelo Pereira began the new drag racing season with a bang when he emerged as the top dog in the bikes section during the opening event of the 2017 hp lubes Castrol Drag Racing Series at Donnybrook Raceway in Harare on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe