The Urgency of Now – the Fate of the Lungs of Africa Hangs in a Balance

[Greenpeace] As the plane from Kinshasa, the capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) makes her descend towards the airport in Mbandaka, the capital of Equateur province, I was impressed by a beautiful canopy of greenery that paints the landsc…

[Greenpeace] As the plane from Kinshasa, the capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) makes her descend towards the airport in Mbandaka, the capital of Equateur province, I was impressed by a beautiful canopy of greenery that paints the landscape below my window; I was looking at the Congo Basin Forest. A casual observer sees a forest, nice and robust, full of life. But I know it is a fragile forest that could lose one of its best protection measures soon if we do not fight for it.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Federal High Court Abuja Transfers 23 INEC Officials Case to Port Harcourt

[Guardian] A Federal High Court, Abuja, on Monday transferred the case filed by the Police against 23 Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) officials to Port Harcourt division of the court.

[Guardian] A Federal High Court, Abuja, on Monday transferred the case filed by the Police against 23 Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) officials to Port Harcourt division of the court.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NASS to Transmit Budget Document to Presidency This Week

[Guardian] Abuja -The N7.4 trillion budget bill of 2017 pass by the two chambers of the National Assembly last Thursday may reach the Presidency this week, it was learnt on Sunday evening.

[Guardian] Abuja -The N7.4 trillion budget bill of 2017 pass by the two chambers of the National Assembly last Thursday may reach the Presidency this week, it was learnt on Sunday evening.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ekweremadu Prays for Buhari’s Quick Recovery

[Vanguard] Enugu -Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, has joined millions of Nigerians to pray God to give President Mohammadu Buhari speedy recovery from his present state of health.

[Vanguard] Enugu -Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, has joined millions of Nigerians to pray God to give President Mohammadu Buhari speedy recovery from his present state of health.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NNPC to Resume Oil Exploration in Borno As Peace Returns

[Vanguard] Maiduguri -The Group Managing Director of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Alhaji Maikanti Baru has said the corporation has concluded arrangement to mobilize heavy and sophisticated equipment to resume the oil exploration in t…

[Vanguard] Maiduguri -The Group Managing Director of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Alhaji Maikanti Baru has said the corporation has concluded arrangement to mobilize heavy and sophisticated equipment to resume the oil exploration in the Lake Chad Basin of Borno state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Preparation of Young People Tops MPLA Candidate’s Speech

[ANGOP] Saurimo -The education, academic and professional training of young people dominated the intervention of the MPLA candidate for President of the Republic, João Lourenço, in the city of Saurimo (Lunda Sul) on Friday.

[ANGOP] Saurimo -The education, academic and professional training of young people dominated the intervention of the MPLA candidate for President of the Republic, João Lourenço, in the city of Saurimo (Lunda Sul) on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Huíla – Minister Calls On Society for Assistance to Vulnerable People

[ANGOP] Chibia -The Minister of Social Welfare, Gonçalves Muandumba, Thursday in Chibia said that all living forces in society should make efforts to provide assistance to people in situations of vulnerability.

[ANGOP] Chibia -The Minister of Social Welfare, Gonçalves Muandumba, Thursday in Chibia said that all living forces in society should make efforts to provide assistance to people in situations of vulnerability.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola