Why Nigeria Must Join in Global Application of Biotechnology

[This Day] As global population increases in the face of depleting resources, scientists and technologists regularly seek new ways to ensure that humanity adapts to the environment where they live. In all of these, biotechnology has become a crucial li…

[This Day] As global population increases in the face of depleting resources, scientists and technologists regularly seek new ways to ensure that humanity adapts to the environment where they live. In all of these, biotechnology has become a crucial lifesaving system that Nigeria, like India, must embrace for use by its population, writes Bennett Oghifo

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‎Why PDP Won’t Comment On Diezani’s Multi-Billion Naira Corruption Scandal – Spokesperson

[Premium Times] The national leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has said it will not comment on the indictment of a former Minister of petroleum, Diezani Alison-Madueke, by the anti-graft agency, EFCC.

[Premium Times] The national leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has said it will not comment on the indictment of a former Minister of petroleum, Diezani Alison-Madueke, by the anti-graft agency, EFCC.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

TWA Launches Portal for Girls’ Economic Growth

[Daily News] THE Tanzania Women of Achievement (TWA) yesterday launched an online portal and mobile app, ‘twaa,’ designed to provide mentorship and learning on the go for girls and women in Africa.

[Daily News] THE Tanzania Women of Achievement (TWA) yesterday launched an online portal and mobile app, 'twaa,' designed to provide mentorship and learning on the go for girls and women in Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Picture of War Veteran Wearing Anti-Grace Mugabe T-Shirt Goes Viral

[News24Wire] A picture of a prominent Zimbabwean war veteran wearing a T-shirt denigrating the southern African country’s First Lady Grace Mugabe has gone viral on social media.

[News24Wire] A picture of a prominent Zimbabwean war veteran wearing a T-shirt denigrating the southern African country's First Lady Grace Mugabe has gone viral on social media.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Zambia Target South Africa Scalp in Chan Qualifier

[Zambia Reports] The Zambia national team will this afternoon trek to the field against South Africa in the first leg of the final round of the African Nations Championship (CHAN) qualifier at Buffalo City Stadium in East London.

[Zambia Reports] The Zambia national team will this afternoon trek to the field against South Africa in the first leg of the final round of the African Nations Championship (CHAN) qualifier at Buffalo City Stadium in East London.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Graca Machel Challenges Women to Grab Emerging Opportunities

[Citizen] Women and children’s rights advocate Graca Machel yesterday urged women and youth in Tanzania to be proactive when it comes to seeking development opportunities.

[Citizen] Women and children's rights advocate Graca Machel yesterday urged women and youth in Tanzania to be proactive when it comes to seeking development opportunities.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Somali Military Commander Survives Apparent Assassination Attempt

[VOA] The commander of Somalia’s Custodial Corps, General Hussein Hassan Osman, has survived an apparent assassination attempt inside Mogadishu’s central prison, security sources have told VOA Somali.

[VOA] The commander of Somalia's Custodial Corps, General Hussein Hassan Osman, has survived an apparent assassination attempt inside Mogadishu's central prison, security sources have told VOA Somali.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia