Shettima, UN Disagree Over IDPs Funds

[Daily Trust] Borno State Governor Kashim Shettima and the UN Resident Humanitarian Coordinator to Nigeria, Edward Kallon disagreed over allegations of corruption in expending funds meant for displaced persons in the Northeast.

[Daily Trust] Borno State Governor Kashim Shettima and the UN Resident Humanitarian Coordinator to Nigeria, Edward Kallon disagreed over allegations of corruption in expending funds meant for displaced persons in the Northeast.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Drogba, Eto’o, Okocha, Others for Nigeria Charity Match

[Daily Trust] Former African football stars will be on parade in Nigeria come April 8, as Didier Drogba and Samuel Eto’o lead other former football legends from West African against their Southern African counterparts in a match billed to raise funds f…

[Daily Trust] Former African football stars will be on parade in Nigeria come April 8, as Didier Drogba and Samuel Eto'o lead other former football legends from West African against their Southern African counterparts in a match billed to raise funds for charity.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Gambia – Reps Offer Jammeh Asylum

[Daily Trust] The House of Representatives yesterday passed a resolution calling on President Muhammadu Buhari to extend Nigeria’s readiness to offer embattled Gambian President Yahya Jammeh a safe haven in the country as a way of ending the political …

[Daily Trust] The House of Representatives yesterday passed a resolution calling on President Muhammadu Buhari to extend Nigeria's readiness to offer embattled Gambian President Yahya Jammeh a safe haven in the country as a way of ending the political stalemate in that country.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Threats Sent to Late Sheikh Kirya as Evidence Accepted

[Monitor] The 14 sheikhs accused of masterminding the deaths of Muslim clerics have lost round one of their defense after court dismissed their application seeking to block prosecution from submitting Sheikh Hassan Kirya’s police statement which he mad…

[Monitor] The 14 sheikhs accused of masterminding the deaths of Muslim clerics have lost round one of their defense after court dismissed their application seeking to block prosecution from submitting Sheikh Hassan Kirya's police statement which he made before he was shot dead.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda