Odigie-Oyegun, Abubakar, Others Urge Igbo to Join APC to End Marginalisation

[Guardian] The All Progressives Congress (APC) has urged the Igbo to join the ruling party to end the cry of marginalisation of the South-East geo-political zone.

[Guardian] The All Progressives Congress (APC) has urged the Igbo to join the ruling party to end the cry of marginalisation of the South-East geo-political zone.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Shiites Condemn Ban On IMN Activities in Sokoto

[Guardian] Kaduna -Members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), Shiites yesterday, picked holes in the decision by the Sokoto State Government to ban the activities of the Islamic group, saying that the action is unconstitutional.

[Guardian] Kaduna -Members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), Shiites yesterday, picked holes in the decision by the Sokoto State Government to ban the activities of the Islamic group, saying that the action is unconstitutional.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Former Minister Uladi Faces Uncertain Future

[Nyasa Times] State prosecutor Kamudon Nyasulu has told High Court in Lilongwe that evidence will show People’s Party (PP) parliamentary leader Uladi Mussa demonstrated “no core values” and incompetence when he was Minister of Home Affairs and Internal…

[Nyasa Times] State prosecutor Kamudon Nyasulu has told High Court in Lilongwe that evidence will show People's Party (PP) parliamentary leader Uladi Mussa demonstrated "no core values" and incompetence when he was Minister of Home Affairs and Internal Security on charges of negligence and abuse of office he is answering.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Al Shabaab Overruns Military Base in Bariire Town

[Shabelle] Somalia’s al Shabaab fighters attacked a military base outside the capital Mogadishu using car bombs and guns, killing 17 soldiers and taking control of the base and a nearby town, the group said on Friday.

[Shabelle] Somalia's al Shabaab fighters attacked a military base outside the capital Mogadishu using car bombs and guns, killing 17 soldiers and taking control of the base and a nearby town, the group said on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

AMISOM Condemns Car Bomb Attack in Mogadishu

[Shabelle] The Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission (SRCC) for Somalia, Ambassador Francisco Caetano Madeira, has strongly condemned last evening’s Al shabaab attack on civilians, at a market in a suburb in the capi…

[Shabelle] The Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission (SRCC) for Somalia, Ambassador Francisco Caetano Madeira, has strongly condemned last evening's Al shabaab attack on civilians, at a market in a suburb in the capital Mogadishu.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

How Do Schools Establish Cutoff Marks?

[Foroyaa] Parents are moving from one school to another in search of placement for their children. One school would establish a cut off mark of 25 while another would raise its cut off mark to 29 and so on and so forth. There is no standard established…

[Foroyaa] Parents are moving from one school to another in search of placement for their children. One school would establish a cut off mark of 25 while another would raise its cut off mark to 29 and so on and so forth. There is no standard established by Government on cut-off marks for enrolment into Senior Secondary Schools. Parents are frustrated by the different standards established by different schools and are demanding for an explanation from Government. Foroyaa will contact the Ministry for an explanation.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Cross River Police Rescue Woman From Abductors, Parade 17 Suspects

[Vanguard] Calabar -Cross River State Police Command has rescued a 22-year-old lady, Bassey Happiness, from abductors, even as it paraded 17 suspects for alleged kidnapping, robbery as well as cultism.

[Vanguard] Calabar -Cross River State Police Command has rescued a 22-year-old lady, Bassey Happiness, from abductors, even as it paraded 17 suspects for alleged kidnapping, robbery as well as cultism.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria