Anambra Election – the Challenges INEC Must Deal With for Successful Polls in 2018, 2019

[Premium Times] The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, may have wasted yet another opportunity to showcase its readiness for a system which guarantees hitch-free elections in Nigeria as inadequate preparation, failure of equipment, poor s…

[Premium Times] The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, may have wasted yet another opportunity to showcase its readiness for a system which guarantees hitch-free elections in Nigeria as inadequate preparation, failure of equipment, poor staff welfare and poor mobilisation of logistics almost undermined the Anambra gubernatorial election on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Last Held in 2011, Nigeria to Conduct Assessment of Its Basic Schools

[Premium Times] Worried by the perceived low quality of basic education in the country, the Nigerian government said it has commenced a national assessment of teaching and learning quality in that sub-sector.

[Premium Times] Worried by the perceived low quality of basic education in the country, the Nigerian government said it has commenced a national assessment of teaching and learning quality in that sub-sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Gunmen Kill Nigerian Soldier, Seize Weapons in Port-Harcourt

[Premium Times] A deadly exchange of gunfire involving Nigerian soldiers guarding a storage facility operated by Royal Dutch Shell and British Petroleum in Port-Harcourt left at least one Army corporal dead last week, PREMIUM TIMES can report.

[Premium Times] A deadly exchange of gunfire involving Nigerian soldiers guarding a storage facility operated by Royal Dutch Shell and British Petroleum in Port-Harcourt left at least one Army corporal dead last week, PREMIUM TIMES can report.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

World Children’s Day – Invest More in Children, Unicef Urges Nigerian Govt

[Premium Times] In celebration of the World Children’s Day, the United Nations Children’s Fund, UNICEF, has highlighted the importance of investing in every child in Nigeria.

[Premium Times] In celebration of the World Children's Day, the United Nations Children's Fund, UNICEF, has highlighted the importance of investing in every child in Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

U.S. Urges Action On Rights Abuse for Closer Nigerian Ties

[Guardian] The United States on Monday called for Nigeria to probe human rights abuses in the fight against Boko Haram, as it pledged more funds to help recovery from years of conflict.

[Guardian] The United States on Monday called for Nigeria to probe human rights abuses in the fight against Boko Haram, as it pledged more funds to help recovery from years of conflict.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Army Chief Speaks – Full Text

[The Herald] AS your Defence and Security Services, we are heartened by your display of composure, order and discipline during various marches which occurred at the weekend without any public violence. Meetings with His Excellency, the President and Co…

[The Herald] AS your Defence and Security Services, we are heartened by your display of composure, order and discipline during various marches which occurred at the weekend without any public violence. Meetings with His Excellency, the President and Commander-in-Chief of the Zimbabwe Defence Forces, Cde R.G. Mugabe, have gone on in an atmosphere of mutual respect and several guarantees have been made.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Ruling Zanu-PF MPs Resolve to Impeach Mugabe

[The Herald] Harare -Zanu-PF has resolved to impeach President Mugabe after he failed to resign by midday yesterday as resolved by a special session of the Central Committee on Sunday.

[The Herald] Harare -Zanu-PF has resolved to impeach President Mugabe after he failed to resign by midday yesterday as resolved by a special session of the Central Committee on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe