Scientists Invent Technology to End Tomato Ebola

[Daily Trust] Kaduna -A team of Nigerian scientists from the National Horticultural Research Institute (NIHORT), Ibadan, Oyo State, said they have discovered a remedy that will reduce the plague of tuta absoluta, a disease that ravaged tomato in 2015.

[Daily Trust] Kaduna -A team of Nigerian scientists from the National Horticultural Research Institute (NIHORT), Ibadan, Oyo State, said they have discovered a remedy that will reduce the plague of tuta absoluta, a disease that ravaged tomato in 2015.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tengbeh Town Murder

[Concord] The hearing of late Patrick Bangura, who was found dead in a local pit toilet at Tengbeh town, west of Freetown, has kicked off in the High Court before Justice John Bosco Alieu.

[Concord] The hearing of late Patrick Bangura, who was found dead in a local pit toilet at Tengbeh town, west of Freetown, has kicked off in the High Court before Justice John Bosco Alieu.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Inside a Hospital Fighting to Reduce Maternal Death Rate

[VOA] Twenty-three-year-old Radiya Ahmed Rufai is about to deliver her first child. But she has developed pre-eclampsia, a pregnancy disorder that leads to a sharp rise in blood pressure.

[VOA] Twenty-three-year-old Radiya Ahmed Rufai is about to deliver her first child. But she has developed pre-eclampsia, a pregnancy disorder that leads to a sharp rise in blood pressure.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Boko Haram Commander Re-Arrested After Prison Escape Seven Years Ago

[Daily Trust] The Department of State Services (DSS) said it has re-arrested one Nasiru Sani, a top commander of the Boko Haram, who escaped from Bauchi Central Prison in October 2010 and hid in Maiduguri, Borno State.

[Daily Trust] The Department of State Services (DSS) said it has re-arrested one Nasiru Sani, a top commander of the Boko Haram, who escaped from Bauchi Central Prison in October 2010 and hid in Maiduguri, Borno State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Grass-Cutting Scandal – Why SGF Lawal, Rholavision Boss Won’t Appear Before Senate

[Premium Times] The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir Lawal, has told the Senate that he will not appear before its ad-hoc committee on ‘mounting crisis in the North East’ on Thursday, saying the subject of his invitation is…

[Premium Times] The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir Lawal, has told the Senate that he will not appear before its ad-hoc committee on 'mounting crisis in the North East' on Thursday, saying the subject of his invitation is already a matter in court.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Musician Slaps Presenter

[Ghana Star] What started as an exciting interview turned sour when a musician in Wa Imoro Ayaana lost his cool and slapped a radio presenter Derrick Gandaah of Sungmaale radio in Wa.

[Ghana Star] What started as an exciting interview turned sour when a musician in Wa Imoro Ayaana lost his cool and slapped a radio presenter Derrick Gandaah of Sungmaale radio in Wa.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Fugitive Durban Lawyer Gets Six-Year Sentence for Defrauding Friends

[News24Wire] Disbarred Durban attorney Ian Stokes – convicted of stealing more than R5.7m of his friends’ money from a trust account – was sentenced to in effect six years in jail by the KwaZulu-Natal High Court in Durban on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] Disbarred Durban attorney Ian Stokes - convicted of stealing more than R5.7m of his friends' money from a trust account - was sentenced to in effect six years in jail by the KwaZulu-Natal High Court in Durban on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Breakthrough in Municipal Internal Audit Manager’s Murder

[News24Wire] KwaZulu-Natal police believe that they have made a breakthrough in the murder investigation of a Nongoma municipality internal audit manager who was gunned down last year.

[News24Wire] KwaZulu-Natal police believe that they have made a breakthrough in the murder investigation of a Nongoma municipality internal audit manager who was gunned down last year.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Govt Stops Imports Amid Brazilian Meat Scandal

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) has suspended imports of meat from establishments suspected to be involved in the Brazilian meat scandal.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) has suspended imports of meat from establishments suspected to be involved in the Brazilian meat scandal.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa