Suicide Bomber Gunned Down

[This Day] Tragedy was averted on Saturday when Nigerian security operatives intercepted another suicide bomber who attempted to penetrate a transit camp of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) along Muna Garage in Maiduguri, Borno State.

[This Day] Tragedy was averted on Saturday when Nigerian security operatives intercepted another suicide bomber who attempted to penetrate a transit camp of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) along Muna Garage in Maiduguri, Borno State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Amla Stars As Proteas Draw Warm-Up

[News24Wire] Hashim Amla top-scored with an unbeaten 81 off 114 balls in the drawn 50-over pink ball warm-up match between the Proteas and a Victoria XI at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) on Saturday.

[News24Wire] Hashim Amla top-scored with an unbeaten 81 off 114 balls in the drawn 50-over pink ball warm-up match between the Proteas and a Victoria XI at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Journalists Worst Hit By Hard Times – Group

[Vanguard] The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) has decried the current hardship faced by most journalists due to the prevailing and ongoing economic recession in the country.

[Vanguard] The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) has decried the current hardship faced by most journalists due to the prevailing and ongoing economic recession in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Buhari Visits Ondo State

[Vanguard] Scores of Akure residents were agog on Saturday to receive President Muhammadu Buhari, at the mega rally of the All Progressives Congress (APC), preparatory for the Nov. 26 governorship election in the state.

[Vanguard] Scores of Akure residents were agog on Saturday to receive President Muhammadu Buhari, at the mega rally of the All Progressives Congress (APC), preparatory for the Nov. 26 governorship election in the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Anchor Borrowers Programme Crashes Price of Local Rice – CBN

[Vanguard] The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), says the agricultural initiative, ‘Anchor Borrowers Programme’ launched by the Federal Government has led to significant reduction in the price of local rice.

[Vanguard] The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), says the agricultural initiative, 'Anchor Borrowers Programme' launched by the Federal Government has led to significant reduction in the price of local rice.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nwosu Withdraws Case From Supreme Court

[Vanguard] A PDP governorship aspirant in Abia state in the December 8, 2014 primaries, Sir Friday Nwosu, who filed a tax forgery suit against Govenor Okezie Ikpeazu, has withdrawn his appeal at the Supreme Court, stressing that he withdrew to allow th…

[Vanguard] A PDP governorship aspirant in Abia state in the December 8, 2014 primaries, Sir Friday Nwosu, who filed a tax forgery suit against Govenor Okezie Ikpeazu, has withdrawn his appeal at the Supreme Court, stressing that he withdrew to allow the Court of Appeal to hear and conclude the matter.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

I Expect Something Great, Says Back Queens Coach

[CAF] Ghana’s Black Queens begins their quest for a maiden continental women’s title in Cameroon on Sunday after the perennial favourites have failed time without number to annex the trophy they have countlessly been expected to win.

[CAF] Ghana's Black Queens begins their quest for a maiden continental women's title in Cameroon on Sunday after the perennial favourites have failed time without number to annex the trophy they have countlessly been expected to win.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon