Messi, Ronaldo, Zidane to Storm Abuja

[Vanguard] Abuja -Reigning World Footballer of the Year, Cristiano Ronaldo, his arch rival and FC Barcelona talisman, Lionel Messi, former France captain and coach of Real Madrid, Zinedine Zidane, former African Footballer of the Year, Abedi Ayew Pele,…

[Vanguard] Abuja -Reigning World Footballer of the Year, Cristiano Ronaldo, his arch rival and FC Barcelona talisman, Lionel Messi, former France captain and coach of Real Madrid, Zinedine Zidane, former African Footballer of the Year, Abedi Ayew Pele, among others are set for an international novelty football match in Abuja, between the African football stars and the rest of the World aimed at campaigning against trafficking, insurgency and terrorism.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

We Need Credible Budget to Stimulate Economic Growth, Says Saraki

[Guardian] The President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, has reiterated the need for the national budget to be credible, saying the impact of credible budget on economic growth cannot not be underestimated.

[Guardian] The President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, has reiterated the need for the national budget to be credible, saying the impact of credible budget on economic growth cannot not be underestimated.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

U.S., Trump Silent On Phone Conversation With Buhari

[Daily Trust] The United States of America, USA and its president, Donald Trump have maintained silence on the said phone conversation with President Muhammdu Buhari of Nigeria.

[Daily Trust] The United States of America, USA and its president, Donald Trump have maintained silence on the said phone conversation with President Muhammdu Buhari of Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Maradona, Messi, Kanu to Play Anti-Terrorism Match in Abuja

[This Day] Abuja -Argentina football legends Diego Amando Maradona, Lionel Messi and a host of former and active football stars will play an international exhibition match against human trafficking, insurgency and terrorism. The match will be played on…

[This Day] Abuja -Argentina football legends Diego Amando Maradona, Lionel Messi and a host of former and active football stars will play an international exhibition match against human trafficking, insurgency and terrorism. The match will be played on May 21 in Abuja.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

CAO Halts Transfer of 250 Teachers

[Monitor] Luweero -The Luweero District Chief Administrative Officer (CAO), Mr Christopher Oketayot, has reversed a recent decision by the District Education Officer (DEO) to transfer teachers.

[Monitor] Luweero -The Luweero District Chief Administrative Officer (CAO), Mr Christopher Oketayot, has reversed a recent decision by the District Education Officer (DEO) to transfer teachers.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Ruvhi Launches Online TV

[Graça Machel Trust] Popular television and radio personality and member of the Graça Machel Trust Women in Media Network, Ruvheneko Parirenyatwa, is breaking new ground by launching an online TV show going by her first name.

[Graça Machel Trust] Popular television and radio personality and member of the Graça Machel Trust Women in Media Network, Ruvheneko Parirenyatwa, is breaking new ground by launching an online TV show going by her first name.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Why Ugandan Public Servants Want to Be Forever Young

[Monitor] Now in Uganda the in-thing is of some public servants trying to revise their age downwards to delay retirement. For some, the thought of soon hitting the mandatory age of 60 years has become a real nightmare.

[Monitor] Now in Uganda the in-thing is of some public servants trying to revise their age downwards to delay retirement. For some, the thought of soon hitting the mandatory age of 60 years has become a real nightmare.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Six Journalists Arrested Over ‘False News’ On Mutiny

[Al Jazeera] Six journalists, including three media owners, have been arrested in the Ivory Coast for “spreading false information” about a mutiny by security forces, their newspapers and the public prosecutor said.

[Al Jazeera] Six journalists, including three media owners, have been arrested in the Ivory Coast for "spreading false information" about a mutiny by security forces, their newspapers and the public prosecutor said.

source: AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire

UN Helicopter Kills Four Militants in CAR

[Deutsche Welle] A UN helicopter fired upon militants advancing into the town of Bambari in the Central African Republic. MINUSCA troops said that the militants had crossed a “red line.”

[Deutsche Welle] A UN helicopter fired upon militants advancing into the town of Bambari in the Central African Republic. MINUSCA troops said that the militants had crossed a "red line."

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic