A Handshake Across the Niger – the Igbo/Yoruba Summit

[Vanguard] A major review of Nigeria’s geopolitical alignment is set to take place tomorrow as the Yoruba nation engages the Igbo nation in an embrace that could alter the country’s political configuration in a way as never seen since the 1951 cross ca…

[Vanguard] A major review of Nigeria's geopolitical alignment is set to take place tomorrow as the Yoruba nation engages the Igbo nation in an embrace that could alter the country's political configuration in a way as never seen since the 1951 cross carpeting on the floor of the Western House of Assembly.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Do the Needful On Benue Killings, Ortom Tells Buhari

[Vanguard] Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State, yesterday, met with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, asking the President to do the needful in arresting and prosecuting the leadership of Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore for genocide.

[Vanguard] Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State, yesterday, met with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, asking the President to do the needful in arresting and prosecuting the leadership of Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore for genocide.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Softball Team Seeks Glory

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Senior women national softball team will battle it out in the Africa World Championships qualifiers to book a slot in the World Championships scheduled for August 2-12.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Senior women national softball team will battle it out in the Africa World Championships qualifiers to book a slot in the World Championships scheduled for August 2-12.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Court Remands 400 Boko Haram Suspects in DSS Custody

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, yesterday, gave the Department of State Service, DSS, the nod to retain 400 Boko Haram suspects in its custody for 90 days.

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, yesterday, gave the Department of State Service, DSS, the nod to retain 400 Boko Haram suspects in its custody for 90 days.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Schools Defy Govt On Fees

[Namibian] SOME schools are asking parents to pay compulsory fees at the start of the school year despite warnings from education minister Katrina Hanse-Himarwa that parents should not be forced to pay.

[Namibian] SOME schools are asking parents to pay compulsory fees at the start of the school year despite warnings from education minister Katrina Hanse-Himarwa that parents should not be forced to pay.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Buguruni Fire Outbreak Caused By Exploding Gas After Pipeline Hit By Accident – TPDC

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzania Petroleum Development Corporation (TPDC) said on Tuesday, January 9, that a gas pipeline crossing Mnyamani in Buruguni exploded, causing a huge fire outbreak, after it was accidentally hit.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzania Petroleum Development Corporation (TPDC) said on Tuesday, January 9, that a gas pipeline crossing Mnyamani in Buruguni exploded, causing a huge fire outbreak, after it was accidentally hit.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Australia Firm Raises U.S. $4.7m for Tanzania Graphite Project

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Australia Stock Exchange (ASX) listed Volt Resources has said it raised $4.7-million to support the fast-tracking of the first stage development of flagship Bunyu graphite project, in Tanzania.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Australia Stock Exchange (ASX) listed Volt Resources has said it raised $4.7-million to support the fast-tracking of the first stage development of flagship Bunyu graphite project, in Tanzania.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania