Van Niekerk Breaks SA 200m Record in Jamaica

[News24Wire] Sprint sensation Wayde van Niekerk , delivered another superb performance on Saturday evening to smash the national 200m record at a meeting in Kingston, Jamaica.

[News24Wire] Sprint sensation Wayde van Niekerk , delivered another superb performance on Saturday evening to smash the national 200m record at a meeting in Kingston, Jamaica.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Khartoum State – Strategic Partnership Projects With Giad and Zadna

[SNA] Khartoum -The Wali (governor) of Khartoum Lt. Gen. Engineer Abdul-Rahim Mohammed Hussein has held an extensive meeting with the two groups of GIAD and Zadna on production strategic partnership in the presence of the Ministers of Finance and Econo…

[SNA] Khartoum -The Wali (governor) of Khartoum Lt. Gen. Engineer Abdul-Rahim Mohammed Hussein has held an extensive meeting with the two groups of GIAD and Zadna on production strategic partnership in the presence of the Ministers of Finance and Economy, Industry and Investment and the Urban planning and Infrastructure.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Buratai, 13 Others Taken to U.S. District Court Over Biafra Protests

[Guardian] A United States (U.S.) District Court for the District of Columbia has granted leave to 10 Biafran plaintiffs to sue Nigeria’s Chief of Army Staff, Gen. Tukur Yusuf Buratai, and 13 others for complicity in the 2016 torture and extra-judicial…

[Guardian] A United States (U.S.) District Court for the District of Columbia has granted leave to 10 Biafran plaintiffs to sue Nigeria's Chief of Army Staff, Gen. Tukur Yusuf Buratai, and 13 others for complicity in the 2016 torture and extra-judicial killings under colour of Nigeria law to retaliate for peaceful Biafran protests against ethnic or religious oppression.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Fourth Assassination in 48 Hours

[Shabelle] Gunmen believed to be Al Shabaab assassins have gunned down an electoral delegate in Somali capital, Mogadishu on Sunday morning, 4th assassination in the capital in 48 hours.

[Shabelle] Gunmen believed to be Al Shabaab assassins have gunned down an electoral delegate in Somali capital, Mogadishu on Sunday morning, 4th assassination in the capital in 48 hours.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Warplanes Bomb Al-Shabab Base in Southern Somalia

[Shabelle] Military jets, thought to be belonging US air forces have carried out an overnight airstrike in Southern Somalia, targeting Al shabaab bases, officials and residents said.

[Shabelle] Military jets, thought to be belonging US air forces have carried out an overnight airstrike in Southern Somalia, targeting Al shabaab bases, officials and residents said.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Group Worries Over High Rate of Child Sexual Abuse

[Vanguard] Worried by high rate of child sexual exploitation in Nigeria, rooted in culture, tradition and religious beliefs with children and women been most vulnerable victims, Jose Foundation teamed-up with Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Develo…

[Vanguard] Worried by high rate of child sexual exploitation in Nigeria, rooted in culture, tradition and religious beliefs with children and women been most vulnerable victims, Jose Foundation teamed-up with Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development to address the menace.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

BOI Dragged to Court Over Lord Rumens’ N5.6 Billion Estate

[Vanguard] The children of a Lagos socialite, late Chief Olatunji Ajisomo Alabi, a.k.a, Lord Rumens, have filed a suit against the Bank of Industry Investment and Trust Company Ltd before a Lagos State High Court, over alleged mismanagement of their fa…

[Vanguard] The children of a Lagos socialite, late Chief Olatunji Ajisomo Alabi, a.k.a, Lord Rumens, have filed a suit against the Bank of Industry Investment and Trust Company Ltd before a Lagos State High Court, over alleged mismanagement of their father's N5.6billion estate. The children who are Babatunde, Oladipo, Subuola, Awojuola, Rukayat, Olukemi and Adeola Alabi, had on May 9, 2017 filed a suit before the court stating that their late father appointed BoI Investment and Trust Company Ltd as trustees of his es

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

15 Companies Flout NSE’s Financial Reporting Requirements

[Vanguard] More companies quoted on the Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE, flouted the post listing requirement of the Exchange as fifteen of them across the sub-sectors missed regulatory filling of their results to the Exchange in 2016 as against three in …

[Vanguard] More companies quoted on the Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE, flouted the post listing requirement of the Exchange as fifteen of them across the sub-sectors missed regulatory filling of their results to the Exchange in 2016 as against three in the financial year 2015.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria