Chibok Girls, Boko Haram Swap Deal ‘Best Decision’ – Senator

[Premium Times] Kaduna State senator, Shehu Sani, has defended the swap of newly released 82 Chibok school girls for Boko Haram fighters as being the “best decision”.

[Premium Times] Kaduna State senator, Shehu Sani, has defended the swap of newly released 82 Chibok school girls for Boko Haram fighters as being the "best decision".

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Court Orders SSS to Produce Ifeanyi Ubah On Friday

[Premium Times] Justice Muhammed Idris of the Federal High Court, Lagos, has ordered the State Security Service, SSS, to produce the Managing Director of Capital Oil and Gas Limited, Ifeayi Ubah on Friday, May 12 to show why he (Mr. Ubah) should not be…

[Premium Times] Justice Muhammed Idris of the Federal High Court, Lagos, has ordered the State Security Service, SSS, to produce the Managing Director of Capital Oil and Gas Limited, Ifeayi Ubah on Friday, May 12 to show why he (Mr. Ubah) should not be released unconditionally.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

New Nollywood Action Movie, Slow Country, Screens in Lagos

[Premium Times] Slow Country, an action movie by film director, producer, screenwriter and editor, Eric Aghimien, was screened at the Genesis Cinema, Lekki, Lagos, on Monday.

[Premium Times] Slow Country, an action movie by film director, producer, screenwriter and editor, Eric Aghimien, was screened at the Genesis Cinema, Lekki, Lagos, on Monday.

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Musoke, the Man Behind Those Super Music Videos

[Observer] Marvin Musoke has churned out impressive music videos, including Bebe Cool’s Onepikira, B2C’s Nyongera, Winnie Nwagi’s Musawo, Kano Kozze and Irene Ntale’s Sembera.

[Observer] Marvin Musoke has churned out impressive music videos, including Bebe Cool's Onepikira, B2C's Nyongera, Winnie Nwagi's Musawo, Kano Kozze and Irene Ntale's Sembera.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Court Declares Rivers Rerun Election Panel ‘Unconstitutional’

[Premium Times] A Federal High Court in Abuja has declared a 15-member panel that investigated violations during the December 10, 2016 Rivers State election rerun, “unconstitutional”.

[Premium Times] A Federal High Court in Abuja has declared a 15-member panel that investigated violations during the December 10, 2016 Rivers State election rerun, "unconstitutional".

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Saraki, Dogara Meet Ministers, NLC Over Minimum Wage

[Daily Trust] Senate President Bukola Saraki and Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara yesterday met ministers and the leadership of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) over upward review of the national minimum wage.

[Daily Trust] Senate President Bukola Saraki and Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara yesterday met ministers and the leadership of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) over upward review of the national minimum wage.

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More Chibok Girls to Be Released Soon – Shehu Sani

[Daily Trust] Lagos -The Senator representing Kaduna Central senatorial district at the National Assembly, Shehu Sani, has revealed that efforts are being intensified to ensure that the remaining abducted school girls from Chibok, Borno state are relea…

[Daily Trust] Lagos -The Senator representing Kaduna Central senatorial district at the National Assembly, Shehu Sani, has revealed that efforts are being intensified to ensure that the remaining abducted school girls from Chibok, Borno state are released soon.

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Apaa Land Wrangle – Residents Abandon Farms Over Insecurity

[Monitor] Gulu -More than 100 local farmers who had settled in the disputed Apaa Parish, Juka village in Adjumani District have for the last one month abandoned their farmlands over fears of being attacked by thugs.

[Monitor] Gulu -More than 100 local farmers who had settled in the disputed Apaa Parish, Juka village in Adjumani District have for the last one month abandoned their farmlands over fears of being attacked by thugs.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Ramadan Crescent to Appear On May 26, Nasrda Says

[Daily Trust] The National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA) has said the lunar crescent of Ramadan will appear in Nigeria on May 26, signifying the commencement of Ramadan on Saturday, May 27.

[Daily Trust] The National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA) has said the lunar crescent of Ramadan will appear in Nigeria on May 26, signifying the commencement of Ramadan on Saturday, May 27.

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Hail the 12-Time Champions

[Monitor] Kampala -KCCA are four national titles within record champions SC Villa’s 16 after seeing off Lweza 2-0 at Phillip Omondi Stadium yesterday to retain the Azam Uganda Premier League (UPL) gong.

[Monitor] Kampala -KCCA are four national titles within record champions SC Villa's 16 after seeing off Lweza 2-0 at Phillip Omondi Stadium yesterday to retain the Azam Uganda Premier League (UPL) gong.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda