How Cameroonian Bandits Killed Five UN, Nigerian Officials

[Daily Trust] Yola -Adamawa State Commissioner of Land and Survey, Ibrahim Mijinyawa has attributed the death of five officials on UN team on Tuesday to inadequate security escort.

[Daily Trust] Yola -Adamawa State Commissioner of Land and Survey, Ibrahim Mijinyawa has attributed the death of five officials on UN team on Tuesday to inadequate security escort.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

2face Idibia’s Planned Protest – We’ll Arrest Him, If… – Police

[Vanguard] The Nigerian Police, yesterday, said it would not allow the anti-government protest planned by popular music star, Innocent Idibia, (2Face Idibia) to hold in Lagos, just as Ekiti State Governor and Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP G…

[Vanguard] The Nigerian Police, yesterday, said it would not allow the anti-government protest planned by popular music star, Innocent Idibia, (2Face Idibia) to hold in Lagos, just as Ekiti State Governor and Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP Governors Forum, Mr Ayodele Fayose; lawyer and human rights activist, Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa; among other Nigerians, insisted that Nigerians have a right to freedom of expression.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

As #IStandWithNigeria Protest Day Draws Near, Nigerians Continue to React

[Vanguard] Few days to go before the national wide protest against the current economic hardship plaguing Nigeria and Nigerians, reactions have continued to trail the #IStandWithNigeria course.

[Vanguard] Few days to go before the national wide protest against the current economic hardship plaguing Nigeria and Nigerians, reactions have continued to trail the #IStandWithNigeria course.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

CJN – Allow Buhari to Decide – Onnoghen

[Daily Trust] Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, has appealed to Nigerians to allow President Muhammadu Buhari a free hand in the appointment of a substantive CJN.

[Daily Trust] Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, has appealed to Nigerians to allow President Muhammadu Buhari a free hand in the appointment of a substantive CJN.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Don’t Call Us Coloureds, We Are Khoisan – MPs Told

[News24Wire] Khoisan people want to be recognised as the indigenous people of South Africa, and some of the first steps towards this include scrapping the word “coloured” from the country’s vocabulary and teaching the language of the Khoisan at schools.

[News24Wire] Khoisan people want to be recognised as the indigenous people of South Africa, and some of the first steps towards this include scrapping the word "coloured" from the country's vocabulary and teaching the language of the Khoisan at schools.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Osinbajo – Nigerian Troops to Remain in the Gambia for a While

[This Day] Abuja -Vice President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday told the leadership of the National Assembly that some members of the Nigerian troops to The Gambia where they had gone to pressurise the former President, Yahya Jammeh, to hand over would remain…

[This Day] Abuja -Vice President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday told the leadership of the National Assembly that some members of the Nigerian troops to The Gambia where they had gone to pressurise the former President, Yahya Jammeh, to hand over would remain in the tiny West African country to maintain peace.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Billions From Constituencies’ Fund to Be Sent to Ministries, Treasury Says

[Nation] The Sh10 billion the High Court slashed from the National Government Constituencies Development Fund will be sent to Roads and Education ministries to be spent on projects identified by Members of Parliament, the National Treasury has said.

[Nation] The Sh10 billion the High Court slashed from the National Government Constituencies Development Fund will be sent to Roads and Education ministries to be spent on projects identified by Members of Parliament, the National Treasury has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Again, Film Producer, Seun Egbegbe, Involved in Alleged Stealing Scandal

[Premium Times] Controversial Yoruba film promoter cum producer, Seun Egbegbe, was caught attempting to defraud a bureau de change operator of the sums of $9,000 and £3,000 about N10m on Thursday, police said.

[Premium Times] Controversial Yoruba film promoter cum producer, Seun Egbegbe, was caught attempting to defraud a bureau de change operator of the sums of $9,000 and £3,000 about N10m on Thursday, police said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria