Alleged Rape in Palace – Delta Police Arrests Suspects

[Daily Trust] Police operatives investigating the case of alleged rape of 15-year old Princess and secondary school student (names withheld) in the palace of the Obi of Idumuje-Ugboko, Aniocha North Local Government Area, Delta State, recorded a succes…

[Daily Trust] Police operatives investigating the case of alleged rape of 15-year old Princess and secondary school student (names withheld) in the palace of the Obi of Idumuje-Ugboko, Aniocha North Local Government Area, Delta State, recorded a success on Tuesday, with the arrest of two suspects accused of complicity in the matter.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Saraki, El-Rufai Stopped Me From Becoming Buhari’s Running Mate – Tinubu

[Premium Times] A former governor of Lagos State and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu, has accused Senate President Bukola Saraki and the Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, of being responsible for his failure to run in the 2…

[Premium Times] A former governor of Lagos State and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu, has accused Senate President Bukola Saraki and the Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, of being responsible for his failure to run in the 2015 presidential election as running mate to President Muhammadu Buhari on the ticket of the All Progressives Congress.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ooni’s Palace Reacts to Snub By Oba of Lagos

[Premium Times] The palace of the Ooni of Ife, Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has reacted to the humiliating treatment meted out to him by the Oba of Lagos, Rilwan Akiolu, at a public function in Lagos on Tuesday.

[Premium Times] The palace of the Ooni of Ife, Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has reacted to the humiliating treatment meted out to him by the Oba of Lagos, Rilwan Akiolu, at a public function in Lagos on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Somali Pirate Sentenced to Life Over U.S. Ashland Attack

[Shabelle] A 31-year-old Somali man was sentenced to life in prison on Wednesday for engaging in piracy and other offenses in connection with an attack on a U.S. Navy ship seven years ago, the U.S. Justice Department said.

[Shabelle] A 31-year-old Somali man was sentenced to life in prison on Wednesday for engaging in piracy and other offenses in connection with an attack on a U.S. Navy ship seven years ago, the U.S. Justice Department said.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

NISA Officer Gunned Down in Somali Capital – Police

[Shabelle] Unidentified gunmen killed a senior Intelligence officer in Mogadishu on Thursday morning, the latest in string of killings in the capital since the new Govt took office in mid February.

[Shabelle] Unidentified gunmen killed a senior Intelligence officer in Mogadishu on Thursday morning, the latest in string of killings in the capital since the new Govt took office in mid February.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Somalia Envoy Urges Protection of Businessmen in South Sudan

[Shabelle] The Somalia ambassador to South Sudan, Hussein Hajji Ahmed Mohamoud has urged the South Sudanese government to protection the Somalia businessmen in the war-torn, amid heavy deployment of troops in various parts of the capital, Juba.

[Shabelle] The Somalia ambassador to South Sudan, Hussein Hajji Ahmed Mohamoud has urged the South Sudanese government to protection the Somalia businessmen in the war-torn, amid heavy deployment of troops in various parts of the capital, Juba.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Government Will Ensure ICT-Driven Educational System – Akufo-Addo Pledges

[Ghana Star] The President has reiterated his commitment to providing the youth of Ghana with a functional, ICT-driven educational system that constantly responds to the challenges and evolution of modern science and technology.

[Ghana Star] The President has reiterated his commitment to providing the youth of Ghana with a functional, ICT-driven educational system that constantly responds to the challenges and evolution of modern science and technology.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Kenney Agyapong Collapsing Akufo-Addo Government

[Ghana Star] The overzealousness on the part of some state institutions to please legislator, Kennedy Agyapong, has yet again brought another embarrassment for the four month old Akufo-Addo administration as his attitude continuously gives the impressi…

[Ghana Star] The overzealousness on the part of some state institutions to please legislator, Kennedy Agyapong, has yet again brought another embarrassment for the four month old Akufo-Addo administration as his attitude continuously gives the impression that, Ghana is currently being run by a vindictive government only interested in witch-hunting perceived political opponents.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana