Minister Inaugurates Committee for World Tourism Conference

[Daily Trust] The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed yesterday inaugurated the planning committee for the 61st meeting of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Commission for Africa (CAF) in Abuja.

[Daily Trust] The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed yesterday inaugurated the planning committee for the 61st meeting of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Commission for Africa (CAF) in Abuja.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Boroh – Buhari Will Not Forsake Ijaw Youths

[This Day] Abuja -The Special Adviser to the President on Niger Delta, Brig-Gen. Paul Boroh (rtd), has assured Ijaw youths that President Muhammadu Buhari will not abandon them.

[This Day] Abuja -The Special Adviser to the President on Niger Delta, Brig-Gen. Paul Boroh (rtd), has assured Ijaw youths that President Muhammadu Buhari will not abandon them.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ex-Girlfriend ‘Killer’ Makes First Court Appearance

[New Era] Windhoek -A 39-year-old man who allegedly shot his ex-girlfriend to death on Sunday made his first appearance yesterday in the Windhoek Magistrate’s Court in Katutura, where he was denied bail. The suspect, Johannes Neuaka, shocked the nation…

[New Era] Windhoek -A 39-year-old man who allegedly shot his ex-girlfriend to death on Sunday made his first appearance yesterday in the Windhoek Magistrate's Court in Katutura, where he was denied bail. The suspect, Johannes Neuaka, shocked the nation when he fatally shot his ex-girlfriend Zya Juliet Shane Rittmann, 25, in the head.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Senate – Only Liberians Will Be Confirmed

[New Democrat] The Liberian Senate Tuesday, January 23 approved a “special guidelines” for the confirmation of individuals that would be nominated for various roles in government, warning it would disqualify those that will offer bribes, present fake c…

[New Democrat] The Liberian Senate Tuesday, January 23 approved a "special guidelines" for the confirmation of individuals that would be nominated for various roles in government, warning it would disqualify those that will offer bribes, present fake credential and that only Liberian citizen will be confirmed.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

50,000 West Point Inhabitants Benefit From Purify Water

[New Democrat] At least 50, 000 inhabitants from the densely populated slum community of West Point in Monrovia have benefited from a standardized Bio Sand Filter intended to purify water for drinking, cooking, bathing and other usages.

[New Democrat] At least 50, 000 inhabitants from the densely populated slum community of West Point in Monrovia have benefited from a standardized Bio Sand Filter intended to purify water for drinking, cooking, bathing and other usages.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Namibians Remember ‘Bra Hugh’

[New Era] Windhoek -Namibians yesterday paid homage to African jazz legend Hugh Ramopolo Masekela who passed away peacefully in Johannesburg, South Africa, yesterday after a protracted battle with prostate cancer.

[New Era] Windhoek -Namibians yesterday paid homage to African jazz legend Hugh Ramopolo Masekela who passed away peacefully in Johannesburg, South Africa, yesterday after a protracted battle with prostate cancer.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Bowling – NBA New Year Rinks a Massive Success

[New Era] Windhoek -The Namibian Bowling Association (NBA) kicked off the year by hosting their New Year Rinks at Eros Bowling Club in Windhoek and at Rossmund Bowling Club respectively last weekend.

[New Era] Windhoek -The Namibian Bowling Association (NBA) kicked off the year by hosting their New Year Rinks at Eros Bowling Club in Windhoek and at Rossmund Bowling Club respectively last weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Namcor Executives Back At Work but Probe Continues

[New Era] Windhoek -National Petroleum Corporation of Namibia (Namcor) managing director, Immanuel Mulunga, and IT executive Bonifatuis Konjore, resumed work on Monday after being placed on special leave by the board last year.

[New Era] Windhoek -National Petroleum Corporation of Namibia (Namcor) managing director, Immanuel Mulunga, and IT executive Bonifatuis Konjore, resumed work on Monday after being placed on special leave by the board last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Uhuru Park Closed Until Further Notice Ahead of Raila’s Swearing-in

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Uhuru Park has been temporary closed ahead of the planned swearing-in of Raila Odinga’s as the ‘people’s President’ at the venue on January 30.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Uhuru Park has been temporary closed ahead of the planned swearing-in of Raila Odinga's as the 'people's President' at the venue on January 30.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Tributes Continue to Pour in for Late Masekela

[SAnews.gov.za] Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa has paid tribute to jazz legend Hugh Masekela for his contribution to the liberation struggle and the music industry.

[SAnews.gov.za] Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa has paid tribute to jazz legend Hugh Masekela for his contribution to the liberation struggle and the music industry.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa