Nigeria, Switzerland to Compete in Copa Lagos 2016

[Premium Times] The Nigeria beach soccer team and the beach soccer team of Switzerland have been confirmed as participating countries in the 2016 edition of the COPA Lagos tournament.

[Premium Times] The Nigeria beach soccer team and the beach soccer team of Switzerland have been confirmed as participating countries in the 2016 edition of the COPA Lagos tournament.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigerian to Be Executed for Drug Trafficking

[Premium Times] The family of Chijioke Obioha, a Nigerian national convicted of and given the mandatory death sentence for possession of drugs for the purpose of trafficking on December 30, 2008, have been informed that November 18 is Chijoke’s new exe…

[Premium Times] The family of Chijioke Obioha, a Nigerian national convicted of and given the mandatory death sentence for possession of drugs for the purpose of trafficking on December 30, 2008, have been informed that November 18 is Chijoke's new execution date.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Victor Moses Ready to ‘Die’ for Nigeria

[Premium Times] Chelsea star, Victor Moses, has frowned at queries around his patriotism for Nigeria and said that he is ready to ‘die’ on the pitch when he plays for the Super Eagles.

[Premium Times] Chelsea star, Victor Moses, has frowned at queries around his patriotism for Nigeria and said that he is ready to 'die' on the pitch when he plays for the Super Eagles.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kano Blasphemy Ruling – Igbo Traders Deny Plan to Protest

[Premium Times] Leaders of Igbo community in Kano State have denied planning to protest the release of five suspects accused of killing a female trader, Bridget Agbahime.

[Premium Times] Leaders of Igbo community in Kano State have denied planning to protest the release of five suspects accused of killing a female trader, Bridget Agbahime.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

EITI Canvasses Adoption of Beneficial Ownership Disclosure By African Countries

[Premium Times] The global Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) has urged implementing African countries to adopt the beneficial ownership disclosures in their reporting and governance processes as part of effort to fight corruption in …

[Premium Times] The global Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) has urged implementing African countries to adopt the beneficial ownership disclosures in their reporting and governance processes as part of effort to fight corruption in the management of the extractive industries.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ex-CJN Urges Constitutional Amendment to Narrow Appeals to Supreme Court

[Premium Times] The former Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Mahmud Mohammed, on Thursday called for a constitutional amendment to reduce appeals to the Supreme Court.

[Premium Times] The former Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Mahmud Mohammed, on Thursday called for a constitutional amendment to reduce appeals to the Supreme Court.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

N1.6 Billion Corruption Trial of Jonathan’s Aide Stalled Again

[Premium Times] A Federal High Court in Lagos, on Thursday, fixed November 21 for continuation of the trial of Warampo Dudafa, a former special assistant to former President Goodluck Jonathan.

[Premium Times] A Federal High Court in Lagos, on Thursday, fixed November 21 for continuation of the trial of Warampo Dudafa, a former special assistant to former President Goodluck Jonathan.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Insurance Vendors Hack Into Zinara Licensing System

[The Herald] Two motor vehicle insurance vendors allegedly hacked into the Zimbabwe National Road Administration (ZINARA) licensing system and stole an insurance company’s password before issuing licence discs to 85 vehicles worth $3 500.Tinashe Matsik…

[The Herald] Two motor vehicle insurance vendors allegedly hacked into the Zimbabwe National Road Administration (ZINARA) licensing system and stole an insurance company's password before issuing licence discs to 85 vehicles worth $3 500.Tinashe Matsikandove (27) and Clement Dongeni (31) yesterday appeared before Harare magistrate Mrs Vongai Muchuchuti- Guwuriro.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Warriors in Town

[The Herald] THE foreign-based contingent of Warriors are in town and their leadership has paid glowing tribute to ZIFA for overcoming difficult operating circumstances to arrange back-to-back friendly international matches for the team.Star Mamelodi S…

[The Herald] THE foreign-based contingent of Warriors are in town and their leadership has paid glowing tribute to ZIFA for overcoming difficult operating circumstances to arrange back-to-back friendly international matches for the team.Star Mamelodi Sundowns forward Khama Billiat and versatile player Bruce Kangwa, who is now playing in Tanzania, were the only two players still to join camp yesterday with team manager Sharif Mussa indicating they were due to fly into the country late last night.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe