Govt Denies Committing Crimes Against Humanity

[Deutsche Welle] The UN is accusing Burundi’s government of severe human rights violations. Burundi says it is the target of an international conspiracy. Is this case headed for the International Criminal Court in The Hague?

[Deutsche Welle] The UN is accusing Burundi's government of severe human rights violations. Burundi says it is the target of an international conspiracy. Is this case headed for the International Criminal Court in The Hague?

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Shooting Stars’ Players Begin Indefinite Strike

[Guardian] Shooting Stars Sports Club (3SC) players are on an indefinite strike over unpaid salaries and other emoluments ahead of their final day make or mar clash at Niger Tornadoes on Sunday.

[Guardian] Shooting Stars Sports Club (3SC) players are on an indefinite strike over unpaid salaries and other emoluments ahead of their final day make or mar clash at Niger Tornadoes on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Total, Greenville Float Virtual Pipeline to Boost Domestic Gas Supply

[Guardian] Total Exploration and Production Nigeria Limited (TEPNG), and Greenville Oil and Gas Limited have floated an initiative that will process raw gas into domestic Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) to boost power generation and industrialisation in th…

[Guardian] Total Exploration and Production Nigeria Limited (TEPNG), and Greenville Oil and Gas Limited have floated an initiative that will process raw gas into domestic Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) to boost power generation and industrialisation in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Beyond the Other Room

[This Day] Not content with dividing the ‘throne’ of Ibadan and dashing them to his 21 kings, essentially to spite the current Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Saliu Adetunji, Governor Abiola Ajimobi last weekend decided to add insult to injury: He said one of …

[This Day] Not content with dividing the 'throne' of Ibadan and dashing them to his 21 kings, essentially to spite the current Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Saliu Adetunji, Governor Abiola Ajimobi last weekend decided to add insult to injury: He said one of the young wives of the 89-year old monarch used to run love errands for him back in the days. That has spurred the "Authentic Ibadan Mogajis" to issue a seven-day ultimatum to Ajimobi to withdraw the statement. But the question is: If Ajimobi doesn't withdraw his statem

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kenya Will Host CHAN, Assures Kaberia

[Nation] The Government on Thursday insisted that the country will host the African Nations Championship (Chan) despite growing fears that the Confederation of African Football (Caf) may take the hosting rights away from the country.

[Nation] The Government on Thursday insisted that the country will host the African Nations Championship (Chan) despite growing fears that the Confederation of African Football (Caf) may take the hosting rights away from the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Therapists Seek Implementation of Rehabilitation Policy, Disability Bill

[Guardian] The Medical Rehabilitation Therapists Board of Nigeria (MRTB) has urged the government to formulating remedial actions to make care of persons living with disability better in Nigeria. The board which called for the formulation of a disabili…

[Guardian] The Medical Rehabilitation Therapists Board of Nigeria (MRTB) has urged the government to formulating remedial actions to make care of persons living with disability better in Nigeria. The board which called for the formulation of a disability policy and bill for its inclusion in the National health Policy said, the World Health Organisation (WHO) Global Disability Action Plan 2014-2021 declared disability is a global public health and human right issue which should not be ignored or given less attention.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Adams College Begins Tutorials for 2018, Restates Commitment to Academic Excellence

[Guardian] Foremost tutorial centre, Adams College is set to kick off its 2017/2018 West Africa Senior school Certificate Examination (WASSCE) and Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) classes.

[Guardian] Foremost tutorial centre, Adams College is set to kick off its 2017/2018 West Africa Senior school Certificate Examination (WASSCE) and Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) classes.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Cholera in North-Eastern Nigeria – an Endemic Outbreak

[IPS] New York -A recent cholera outbreak in North-Eastern Nigeria has resulted in at least 186 suspected cases and 14 deaths as of Sep. 1, according to Borno State’s Ministry of Health.

[IPS] New York -A recent cholera outbreak in North-Eastern Nigeria has resulted in at least 186 suspected cases and 14 deaths as of Sep. 1, according to Borno State's Ministry of Health.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Why Some Private Varsities Opted for Low Cut-Off Marks’

[Guardian] As the debate on the role of private universities in the lowering of the cut-off marks for entry into the nation’s higher institutions intensifies, vice chancellor, Joseph Ayo Babalola University (JABU), Prof. Sola Fajana, has blamed the sit…

[Guardian] As the debate on the role of private universities in the lowering of the cut-off marks for entry into the nation's higher institutions intensifies, vice chancellor, Joseph Ayo Babalola University (JABU), Prof. Sola Fajana, has blamed the situation on low enrolment and lack of financial support by the Federal Government to private institutions.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria