Igbo Marginalisation – We Expect Divine Intervention – Ohanaeze

[This Day] Enugu -The apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, yesterday asked Igbos not to lose hope and faith in God in view of their tribulations in Nigeria, expressing optimism of a possible divine intervention before long.

[This Day] Enugu -The apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, yesterday asked Igbos not to lose hope and faith in God in view of their tribulations in Nigeria, expressing optimism of a possible divine intervention before long.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Falana Tackles Lagos Commissioner, Says Statement On Domestic Violence Wrong

[This Day] A women’s right activist and National Director of the Women Empowerment and Legal Aid (WELA), Funmi Falana, has expressed displeasure over a statement credited to the Lagos State Commissioner for Women Affairs and Poverty Alleviation, Mrs. L…

[This Day] A women's right activist and National Director of the Women Empowerment and Legal Aid (WELA), Funmi Falana, has expressed displeasure over a statement credited to the Lagos State Commissioner for Women Affairs and Poverty Alleviation, Mrs. Lola Akande, at a public event in Lagos last week where she partly blamed women for domestic violence.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ambassador Ruhle Meets Liberian Students in Ghana

[The Capitol Times] The Charge d’Affaires and Head of the Liberian Mission in Ghana, newly appointed ambassador of Liberia to Sierra Leone, Madam Musu Ruhle and her entourage paid a courtesy visit to the headquarters of the Liberian Students Associatio…

[The Capitol Times] The Charge d'Affaires and Head of the Liberian Mission in Ghana, newly appointed ambassador of Liberia to Sierra Leone, Madam Musu Ruhle and her entourage paid a courtesy visit to the headquarters of the Liberian Students Association Ghana (LISA-GH) in Buduburam with the intent of taking a pictorial view of their mini-library.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Tubman Was Burden On CDC – Says CDC Vice Standard Bearer Featured

[The Capitol Times] The Vice Standard Bearer of the opposition Coalition for Democratic Change, Senator Jewel Howard-Taylor, has disclosed that the CDC is in no way frightened by its former Standard Bearer Cllr. Winston Tubman who pledged support to th…

[The Capitol Times] The Vice Standard Bearer of the opposition Coalition for Democratic Change, Senator Jewel Howard-Taylor, has disclosed that the CDC is in no way frightened by its former Standard Bearer Cllr. Winston Tubman who pledged support to the opposition Alternative National Congress (ANC) of Presidential Candidate Alexander Cummings.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

President Sirleaf Receives Ndi Delegation – Holds Talks On Preparation Ahead of Upcoming Elections…

[Govt of Liberia] Monrovia -President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has received in audience a high-powered delegation from the National Democratic Institute (NDI) headed by Ambassador Johnnie Carson, former Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs and…

[Govt of Liberia] Monrovia -President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has received in audience a high-powered delegation from the National Democratic Institute (NDI) headed by Ambassador Johnnie Carson, former Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs and member of the Board - NDI.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Benin DISCO, Delta, Thames Sign MOU On Isoko Power Plant

[This Day] The Benin Electricity Distribution Plc (BEDC) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Thames Energy Limited and the Delta State Government on the construction of a 20 megawatt-capacity power plant as part of the efforts to ensure…

[This Day] The Benin Electricity Distribution Plc (BEDC) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Thames Energy Limited and the Delta State Government on the construction of a 20 megawatt-capacity power plant as part of the efforts to ensure that over 200 commercial entities around Ozoro in Isoko Local Government areas of Delta State have improved access to electricity supply.

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Hajj 2017: First Batch of Pilgrims Return

[Premium Times] Pic.23. Some of the 460 Muslim pilgrims from Kwara before the take-off of their flight during the inaugural air-lift of 2017 pilgrims at the International Airport in Ilorin on Thursday (3/8/17). 04012/3/8/2017/Anthony Alabi/BJO/NAN

[Premium Times] Pic.23. Some of the 460 Muslim pilgrims from Kwara before the take-off of their flight during the inaugural air-lift of 2017 pilgrims at the International Airport in Ilorin on Thursday (3/8/17). 04012/3/8/2017/Anthony Alabi/BJO/NAN

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Kwankwaso, Ganduje Clash – Group Urges IG to Punish Perpetrators

[This Day] Kano -Kano Civil Society Forum (KCSF) has called on the Inspector General of Police (IG), Mr. Ibrahim Idris, to at a matter of urgency, punish the perpetrators of the clash that broke out between the supporters of the State Governor, Abdulla…

[This Day] Kano -Kano Civil Society Forum (KCSF) has called on the Inspector General of Police (IG), Mr. Ibrahim Idris, to at a matter of urgency, punish the perpetrators of the clash that broke out between the supporters of the State Governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, and his predecessor, Mr. Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso.

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