I’ll Be the Best I Can – Newly Crowned Miss Nigeria

[Daily Trust] The winner of the 40th Miss Nigeria Beauty Pageant, Miss Chioma Obiadi, from Anambra has promised to be the best expected of her during her reign as the beauty queen.

[Daily Trust] The winner of the 40th Miss Nigeria Beauty Pageant, Miss Chioma Obiadi, from Anambra has promised to be the best expected of her during her reign as the beauty queen.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lotto to Host Party for Rio Games Stars

[Nation] Kenya’s Rio Olympics and Paralympics stars will be treated to a celebratory lunch in Nandi County on Wednesday, about three months after competing in the Brazilian city.

[Nation] Kenya's Rio Olympics and Paralympics stars will be treated to a celebratory lunch in Nandi County on Wednesday, about three months after competing in the Brazilian city.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Nigeria to Close Abuja Airport for 6 Weeks

[Premium Times] The Minister of State for Aviation, Hadi Sirika, says the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, will be closed for six weeks in February and March 2017 for total repairs on the runway.

[Premium Times] The Minister of State for Aviation, Hadi Sirika, says the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, will be closed for six weeks in February and March 2017 for total repairs on the runway.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Talks to End Taita Taveta Nurses Strike Flop

[Nation] Talks between Taita Taveta county government and the Kenya National Union of Nurses (KNUN) hit a deadlock on Monday evening after the county government officials failed to convince striking nurses to resume duty.

[Nation] Talks between Taita Taveta county government and the Kenya National Union of Nurses (KNUN) hit a deadlock on Monday evening after the county government officials failed to convince striking nurses to resume duty.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Waqle-Ajuran Clan Accuses South West State President of Electoral Fraud

[Shabelle] The Scholars, intellectuals and politicians of Waqle-Ajuran tribe have accused president of South West state Sharif Hassan Sheikh Aden of corrupting the clan’s lower house seat of the federal parliament.

[Shabelle] The Scholars, intellectuals and politicians of Waqle-Ajuran tribe have accused president of South West state Sharif Hassan Sheikh Aden of corrupting the clan's lower house seat of the federal parliament.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

President Appoints Acting Judges

[Namibian] FORMER South African Constitutional Court judge Yvonne Mokgoro, erstwhile High Court judge Theo Frank, and a long-serving member of Namibia’s Supreme Court bench, judge Fred Chomba, have been appointed as acting judges of appeal in the count…

[Namibian] FORMER South African Constitutional Court judge Yvonne Mokgoro, erstwhile High Court judge Theo Frank, and a long-serving member of Namibia's Supreme Court bench, judge Fred Chomba, have been appointed as acting judges of appeal in the country's top court during next year.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia