How Nggilari Was Granted Bail – Lawyer

[Daily Trust] Obed Wadzani, the counsel to convicted ex-governor of Adamawa State, James Bala Nggilari, has denied reports that his client secured bail based on a fraudulent letter from the prisons.

[Daily Trust] Obed Wadzani, the counsel to convicted ex-governor of Adamawa State, James Bala Nggilari, has denied reports that his client secured bail based on a fraudulent letter from the prisons.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Easter – Pray for Nigeria, Buhari, FCT Minister Pleads

[Vanguard] As Nigerians join the rest of the world to celebrate Easter, which marks the crucifixion and resurrection of the Lord, Jesus Christ, Minister of the Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA, Muhammad Musa Bello has urged residents of t…

[Vanguard] As Nigerians join the rest of the world to celebrate Easter, which marks the crucifixion and resurrection of the Lord, Jesus Christ, Minister of the Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA, Muhammad Musa Bello has urged residents of the territory to pray for Nigeria and President Muhammadu Buhari for the wellbeing, peace and prosperity of Nigeria as a country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘War Vets Should be Thoroughly Beaten For Opposing Mugabe’

[Financial Gazette] MASHONALAND Central Provincial Affairs Minister Martin Dinha recently made an interesting suggestion that rebellious 1970s liberation war fighters must be captured, stripped and taken to army barracks where they would be thoroughly …

[Financial Gazette] MASHONALAND Central Provincial Affairs Minister Martin Dinha recently made an interesting suggestion that rebellious 1970s liberation war fighters must be captured, stripped and taken to army barracks where they would be thoroughly beaten as punishment for opposing President Robert Mugabe.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Bizmen Vow to End Poverty in Igboland

[Vanguard] One thousand Igbo businessmen across Nigeria have vowed to end poverty in Igboland by supporting the Igbo Youth and Women Empowernment Foundation, which will be flagged off at the first Igbo International Easter Retreat holding at Uburu in E…

[Vanguard] One thousand Igbo businessmen across Nigeria have vowed to end poverty in Igboland by supporting the Igbo Youth and Women Empowernment Foundation, which will be flagged off at the first Igbo International Easter Retreat holding at Uburu in Ebonyi State today.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

UN Calls for Heightened Vigilance to Contain Piracy in Somali Waters

[Shabelle] The international community and shipping firms should intensify patrols along the Somalia coastline to eliminate piracy that is slowly crawling back after a five year lull, a senior UN official has said.

[Shabelle] The international community and shipping firms should intensify patrols along the Somalia coastline to eliminate piracy that is slowly crawling back after a five year lull, a senior UN official has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

New Mogadishu Mayor Returns Home

[Shabelle] The new governor of Benadir regional administration Thabit Abdi Mohamed arrived back to Somali capital Mogadishu on Thursday, and expected to take office from his predecessor.

[Shabelle] The new governor of Benadir regional administration Thabit Abdi Mohamed arrived back to Somali capital Mogadishu on Thursday, and expected to take office from his predecessor.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Diarrhoea Kills 28 in Somalia in 10 Days, Says Red Cross

[Shabelle] The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent (IFRC) warned Wednesday of a health crisis in Somaliland after 28 people died of acute diarrhoea in the past 10 days.

[Shabelle] The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent (IFRC) warned Wednesday of a health crisis in Somaliland after 28 people died of acute diarrhoea in the past 10 days.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia