Anti-Trophy Trafficking Watchdog Wants Markets Shut

[EA Business] Johannesburg -CITES, the global anti-trophy trafficking watchdog, has recommended countries such as Japan with legal domestic ivory markets, which are not regulated by the convention, start closing them down because they are seen as contr…

[EA Business] Johannesburg -CITES, the global anti-trophy trafficking watchdog, has recommended countries such as Japan with legal domestic ivory markets, which are not regulated by the convention, start closing them down because they are seen as contributing to poaching writes JOHN SAMBO.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Raw Over Smelly Shoes Leads to Arrest of UN Diplomats

[Nation] An argument over stinking shoes between two United Nations employees on a Turkish Airlines flight destined for Nairobi turned physical when the two landed at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA).

[Nation] An argument over stinking shoes between two United Nations employees on a Turkish Airlines flight destined for Nairobi turned physical when the two landed at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA).

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Nigeria Vs Algeria – Eagles Await Mikel, Five Others

[Premium Times] The Super Eagles will Tuesday morning hold their first training session ahead of Saturday’s 2018 World Cup qualifying match against the Desert Foxes of Algeria.

[Premium Times] The Super Eagles will Tuesday morning hold their first training session ahead of Saturday's 2018 World Cup qualifying match against the Desert Foxes of Algeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

We Were Confronted With Proof of Evidence Against Suspended Judges – CJN

[Vanguard] The Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Mahmud Mohammed, revealed, yesterday, that the National Judicial Commission, NJC, asked judges facing allegations of corruption to step down because it was confronted with proof of evidence against …

[Vanguard] The Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Mahmud Mohammed, revealed, yesterday, that the National Judicial Commission, NJC, asked judges facing allegations of corruption to step down because it was confronted with proof of evidence against some of them.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Trans-Forcados Attack Was Just a Warning – Agbalaja, Greenlan

[Vanguard] The bad blood between two prominent militant groups in Niger Delta region degenerated on Monday with the Niger Delta Avengers, NDA, accusing the Niger Delta Greenland Justice Mandate, NDGJM, of making bogus claims.

[Vanguard] The bad blood between two prominent militant groups in Niger Delta region degenerated on Monday with the Niger Delta Avengers, NDA, accusing the Niger Delta Greenland Justice Mandate, NDGJM, of making bogus claims.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

GDP Expected to Top 7%

[EA Business] Dar es Salaam -Tanzania’s economic performance has remained strong and stable over the past decade with annual growth reaching a high of 7% in 2014 driven mainly by the services, industry, construction, and information and communication s…

[EA Business] Dar es Salaam -Tanzania's economic performance has remained strong and stable over the past decade with annual growth reaching a high of 7% in 2014 driven mainly by the services, industry, construction, and information and communication sectors.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Weeping As Late Lt.-Col Abu-Ali, 6 Other Soldiers Are Buried

[Vanguard] The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, wept yesterday, as he read the funeral oration at the graveside of the seven military men killed by the Boko Haram terrorists.

[Vanguard] The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, wept yesterday, as he read the funeral oration at the graveside of the seven military men killed by the Boko Haram terrorists.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ondo Polls – We Won’t Allow One Zone to Govern for 16 Years At a Go – Jimoh Ibrahim

[Vanguard] The PDP Governorship Candidate, Mr. Jimoh Ibrahim, yesterday, said his mission is to take the state from “the hopeless situation it is now to a very hopeful situation.”

[Vanguard] The PDP Governorship Candidate, Mr. Jimoh Ibrahim, yesterday, said his mission is to take the state from "the hopeless situation it is now to a very hopeful situation."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria