I’m Not Running Osun As a Sole Administrator, Aregbesola Tells Court

[This Day] Osogbo -The Governor of Osun State, Mr. Rauf Aregbesola, on Tuesday informed a High Court sitting over a case brought against him for his refusal to constitute the state executive council since November 2014 that he was not running the state…

[This Day] Osogbo -The Governor of Osun State, Mr. Rauf Aregbesola, on Tuesday informed a High Court sitting over a case brought against him for his refusal to constitute the state executive council since November 2014 that he was not running the state affairs as a sole administrator.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Suicide Bomber Killed At University of Maiduguri

[This Day] Maiduguri -A suicide bomber who attempted to infiltrate University of Maiduguri through the works department was yesterday shot dead by troops stationed in the institution.

[This Day] Maiduguri -A suicide bomber who attempted to infiltrate University of Maiduguri through the works department was yesterday shot dead by troops stationed in the institution.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

28.6 Million Bank Users Have BVN

[Daily Trust] Lagos -A total of 28,667,139 users of deposit money bank (DBM) accounts in the Nigerian banking system now have their Bank Verification Numbers (BVN) issued by the system.

[Daily Trust] Lagos -A total of 28,667,139 users of deposit money bank (DBM) accounts in the Nigerian banking system now have their Bank Verification Numbers (BVN) issued by the system.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Beach Volleyball Tournament Crowns Grand Slam Champions

[Namibia Economist] An unprecedented 28 teams participated last weekend in the Interpack mixed beach volleyball grand slam at the DTS Beach Arena in Windhoek. Not only were they competing for the grand slam title, they were also playing for the N$7500 …

[Namibia Economist] An unprecedented 28 teams participated last weekend in the Interpack mixed beach volleyball grand slam at the DTS Beach Arena in Windhoek. Not only were they competing for the grand slam title, they were also playing for the N$7500 prize money divided between the three categories. In the Youth Mixed competition, Emma Engel and Nino Leicher came out tops with Diane von Ludwiger and Christof Serrer in second place.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Inquest Into Transport Parastatal Boss’ Death Opens

[The Herald] The Harare Magistrates’ Court has opened an inquest into the death of Mr Leslie John Denn, who was the board chairman of CMED (Pvt) Ltd and managing director of Nemchen (Pvt) Ltd.

[The Herald] The Harare Magistrates' Court has opened an inquest into the death of Mr Leslie John Denn, who was the board chairman of CMED (Pvt) Ltd and managing director of Nemchen (Pvt) Ltd.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Parliament On Bus Strike

[SA Govt] The Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Transport, Ms Dikeledi Magadzi, said she was concerned about the bus strike, just days before the Easter weekend.

[SA Govt] The Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Transport, Ms Dikeledi Magadzi, said she was concerned about the bus strike, just days before the Easter weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Panama Papers Win Pulitzer Prize

[Namibian] THE International Consortium of Investigative Journalists’ global investigation known as the Panama Papers on Monday won the Pulitzer Prize for explanatory reporting.

[Namibian] THE International Consortium of Investigative Journalists' global investigation known as the Panama Papers on Monday won the Pulitzer Prize for explanatory reporting.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia