War Comes to Yei – South Sudan’s Safe Haven No More

[Daily Maverick] New attacks by government and rebel forces in the city of Yei in South Sudan have prompted fresh calls for an arms embargo. By JONATHAN PEDNEAULT, Human Rights Watch.

[Daily Maverick] New attacks by government and rebel forces in the city of Yei in South Sudan have prompted fresh calls for an arms embargo. By JONATHAN PEDNEAULT, Human Rights Watch.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

How I Amassed My Wealth – Saraki

[Premium Times] The president of the Nigerian Senate, Bukola Saraki, has spoken of how he worked hard to acquire massive wealth, although he said he did not know his worth.

[Premium Times] The president of the Nigerian Senate, Bukola Saraki, has spoken of how he worked hard to acquire massive wealth, although he said he did not know his worth.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Recession – Group Launches Project to Promote Young Nigerian Entrepreneurs

[Premium Times] A non-governmental organisation has introduced a programme to help young entrepreneurs and innovators contribute more to Nigeria’s development and to thrive under the current economic recession in the country.

[Premium Times] A non-governmental organisation has introduced a programme to help young entrepreneurs and innovators contribute more to Nigeria's development and to thrive under the current economic recession in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ondo Rally – Governor Lalong Lied On Tinubu’s Absence – Afikuyomi

[Premium Times] Former Senator Tokunbo Afikuyomi, a close ally of a national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, has refuted the claim by Plateau State Governor Solomon Lalong that the conspicuous absence of Mr. Tinubu at last S…

[Premium Times] Former Senator Tokunbo Afikuyomi, a close ally of a national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, has refuted the claim by Plateau State Governor Solomon Lalong that the conspicuous absence of Mr. Tinubu at last Saturday's Ondo State APC governorship rally was a result of Tinubu's ill-health.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ondo 2016 – I Will Be PDP Candidate On Saturday, Jimoh Ibrahim Assures Voters

[Premium Times] Embattled candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Jimoh Ibrahim, has expressed confidence that his name will remain on the ballot as the candidate of the party in Saturday’s governorship election.

[Premium Times] Embattled candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Jimoh Ibrahim, has expressed confidence that his name will remain on the ballot as the candidate of the party in Saturday's governorship election.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Igbo Renaissance – Anambra to Float Igbo Radio Station, Mandate Students to Wear Traditional Attire

[Premium Times] Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra on Tuesday said he would float a radio station that would broadcast its programmes in Igbo language.

[Premium Times] Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra on Tuesday said he would float a radio station that would broadcast its programmes in Igbo language.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Proposed Medium-Term Borrowing Plans Violate Fiscal Law, Says Group

[Premium Times] The Centre for Social Justice (CENSOJ) has described the proposed 2016-2018 and 2017-2019 medium term borrowing plans of the federal government as violations of the Fiscal Responsibility Act.

[Premium Times] The Centre for Social Justice (CENSOJ) has described the proposed 2016-2018 and 2017-2019 medium term borrowing plans of the federal government as violations of the Fiscal Responsibility Act.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Champions League – Ahmed Musa’s Leicester City Through to Knockout Phase

[Premium Times] Ahmed Musa and his Leicester City teammates are through to the knockout phase of the UEFA Champions League following their 2-1 win over Club Brugge.

[Premium Times] Ahmed Musa and his Leicester City teammates are through to the knockout phase of the UEFA Champions League following their 2-1 win over Club Brugge.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria