Driver Steals His Boss’ U.S.$1,400, Abandons Him On Farm

[Daily Trust] Lagos -The police in Lagos yesterday docked a 30-year-old driver, Olufojude Abiodun who allegedly stole the sum of $1,400 from his boss, before a Lagos Magistrate’s Court sitting at Igbosere.

[Daily Trust] Lagos -The police in Lagos yesterday docked a 30-year-old driver, Olufojude Abiodun who allegedly stole the sum of $1,400 from his boss, before a Lagos Magistrate's Court sitting at Igbosere.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Policeman Kills Youth in Hotel

[Daily Trust] Lagos -A mobile policeman attached to the Erico Belisima Hotel on Oluwalogbon Street in the Akowonjo-Egbeda area of Lagos State yesterday shot dead a young man identified simply as Niyi.

[Daily Trust] Lagos -A mobile policeman attached to the Erico Belisima Hotel on Oluwalogbon Street in the Akowonjo-Egbeda area of Lagos State yesterday shot dead a young man identified simply as Niyi.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Region Fights Fall Army Worm Invasion – Maize, Sugarcane Farms Under Attack

[East African] Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania have allocated more than $7.85 million for the purchase of specialised chemicals to fight the fall army worm, which is now threatening to wipe out the maize and sugarcane crop.

[East African] Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania have allocated more than $7.85 million for the purchase of specialised chemicals to fight the fall army worm, which is now threatening to wipe out the maize and sugarcane crop.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kenya to Save U.S.$200 Million Spent On Marine Insurance

[East African] The Kenyan Principal Secretary for Shipping and Maritime Affairs spoke about why cargo shippers are now required to buy insurance for their imported goods locally

[East African] The Kenyan Principal Secretary for Shipping and Maritime Affairs spoke about why cargo shippers are now required to buy insurance for their imported goods locally

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ecowas Ministers Want ‘Special Attention’ On Post-Ebola Era

[LINA] A two-day ECOWAS Ministers of Health meeting has adopted a five-count resolution that would allow Member States to pay special attention to the necessary interventions required for post Ebola national health reconstruction.

[LINA] A two-day ECOWAS Ministers of Health meeting has adopted a five-count resolution that would allow Member States to pay special attention to the necessary interventions required for post Ebola national health reconstruction.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Togolese Leader Gnassingbé Gets Sirleaf’s Pat Over Ebola Role

[LINA] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has paid tribute to the role of Togolese President Faure Gnassingbé in mobilizing assistance from the international community during the Ebola outbreak in the West African sub-region.

[LINA] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has paid tribute to the role of Togolese President Faure Gnassingbé in mobilizing assistance from the international community during the Ebola outbreak in the West African sub-region.

source: AllAfrica News: Togo

Kagame Warns On Genocide Semantics

[East African] Rwandan President Paul Kagame has cautioned against debates centred on defining the killings that happened in Rwanda in 1994, noting that those who failed to do anything at the time are the ones intentionally trying to water down the mag…

[East African] Rwandan President Paul Kagame has cautioned against debates centred on defining the killings that happened in Rwanda in 1994, noting that those who failed to do anything at the time are the ones intentionally trying to water down the magnitude of the massacres.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Nyusi Dismayed By ‘Cemetery of Buses’ At Maputo Company

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Thursday called for a far-reaching restructuring of the Maputo municipal bus company (EMTPM) so that it can meet the increasing demand for passenger transport in the capital.

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Thursday called for a far-reaching restructuring of the Maputo municipal bus company (EMTPM) so that it can meet the increasing demand for passenger transport in the capital.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Uganda Attorney General Assures MPs That Threats to Pull Out of the ICC Have No Basis

[East African] Uganda’s Attorney General on April 4 assured proponents of the International Criminal Court (ICC) that the government will not live up to its threats to pull out of the court, despite President Yoweri Museveni’s consistent tongue lashing…

[East African] Uganda's Attorney General on April 4 assured proponents of the International Criminal Court (ICC) that the government will not live up to its threats to pull out of the court, despite President Yoweri Museveni's consistent tongue lashing of the court.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda