Military Speaks On Rann Accidental Air Raid, Says 112 Killed, 97 Injured

[This Day] Maiduguri -The Nigerian military yesterday broke its silence on the number of casualties from the Rann accidental air bombing by the air force, stating that 112 persons died in the incident while 97 others were injured.

[This Day] Maiduguri -The Nigerian military yesterday broke its silence on the number of casualties from the Rann accidental air bombing by the air force, stating that 112 persons died in the incident while 97 others were injured.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Opposition at Crucial Impasse as Leader Dies

[VOA] Leading Congolese opposition figure Etienne Tshisekedi died Wednesday in Brussels of an undisclosed illness, bringing to an end a political career which spanned six tumultuous decades. His passing comes at a crucial time for the opposition as it …

[VOA] Leading Congolese opposition figure Etienne Tshisekedi died Wednesday in Brussels of an undisclosed illness, bringing to an end a political career which spanned six tumultuous decades. His passing comes at a crucial time for the opposition as it fights to dislodge President Joseph Kabila.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

‘Conditions of Nigerian Widows Still Deplorable’

[This Day] The maltreatment of widows in Nigeria is increasingly alarming. For Mr. Felix King Eiremiokhae, Founder, Felix King Charity Foundation, engaging custodians of customs in communities will best tackle the challenge. In this interview with Mary…

[This Day] The maltreatment of widows in Nigeria is increasingly alarming. For Mr. Felix King Eiremiokhae, Founder, Felix King Charity Foundation, engaging custodians of customs in communities will best tackle the challenge. In this interview with Mary Ekah, he reveals how his foundation is achieving this, and why he developed a soft spot for widows and more

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Analysts Cast Doubt on Accord After Opposition Leader’s Death

[VOA] Analysts say the death of Congolese opposition leader Etienne Tshisekedi could undermine a recent accord aimed at ending the country’s political crisis.

[VOA] Analysts say the death of Congolese opposition leader Etienne Tshisekedi could undermine a recent accord aimed at ending the country's political crisis.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

End Game for Arms Smugglers

[This Day] Eromosele Abiodun posits that the recent success recorded by the Nigeria Customs Service in arresting smugglers and importers of arms will make the country safer for investment to thrive.

[This Day] Eromosele Abiodun posits that the recent success recorded by the Nigeria Customs Service in arresting smugglers and importers of arms will make the country safer for investment to thrive.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NDC Cry Foul Over Gh7 Billion Missing Claim

[Ghanaian Chronicle] The Minority in Parliament has responded to the claim by the Vice President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia that some amount of GHc7 billion could not be accounted for by the immediate past Mahama administration.

[Ghanaian Chronicle] The Minority in Parliament has responded to the claim by the Vice President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia that some amount of GHc7 billion could not be accounted for by the immediate past Mahama administration.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Protesting Business Owners Promise to Hold Economy Hostage, If…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Patriotic Entrepreneurs of Liberia (PATEL), the organization comprising all major importers and business associations in Liberia, has temporarily cutoff its ongoing protest with a promise to resume with a more drastic ap…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Patriotic Entrepreneurs of Liberia (PATEL), the organization comprising all major importers and business associations in Liberia, has temporarily cutoff its ongoing protest with a promise to resume with a more drastic approach.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘Only UPP Collaboration Can Bring Surety to Liberia’s Economy’

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Liberia’s presidential hopeful, McDonald Wento, says Liberia’s economy cannot improve without the consideration of agricultural productivity, which he said remains a serious concern.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Liberia's presidential hopeful, McDonald Wento, says Liberia's economy cannot improve without the consideration of agricultural productivity, which he said remains a serious concern.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Center for Disease Control New Laws May Restrict Liberian Travelers

[FrontPageAfrica] Usa -U.S. President Donald Trump is on record for his disgust for people who had had some sort of infection like the Ebola Virus Disease entering the United States of America.

[FrontPageAfrica] Usa -U.S. President Donald Trump is on record for his disgust for people who had had some sort of infection like the Ebola Virus Disease entering the United States of America.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

NEC Admits Technical Problems On First Day of Voters Registration

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The voter registration exercise ahead of Liberia’s crucial elections commenced February 1, 2017 in line with the National Elections Commission calendar of events, but the process is facing challenges as Liberians continue to…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The voter registration exercise ahead of Liberia's crucial elections commenced February 1, 2017 in line with the National Elections Commission calendar of events, but the process is facing challenges as Liberians continue to lament its slow pace.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia