Three Al-shabaab Militants to Face Firing Squad for Hotel Attack

[Dalsan Radio] Three Al-Shabaab militants will face the firing squad after a Somali Military court found them guilty of taking part in the Mogadishu Hotel Nasa Hablod attack of October 29 2017 Farhan Mohamed Mohamed Samatar, Abdinasir Dhaqane Hassan an…

[Dalsan Radio] Three Al-Shabaab militants will face the firing squad after a Somali Military court found them guilty of taking part in the Mogadishu Hotel Nasa Hablod attack of October 29 2017 Farhan Mohamed Mohamed Samatar, Abdinasir Dhaqane Hassan and Abshir Mohamed Haji Bulu had last week pleaded guilty of the killing of at least 20 people in the attack. The three had been identified by witnesses as part of the militants who raided the hotel in a complex attack that led to the firing of the then Somalia Intel Chief.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Buhari’s Assent to ‘Not Too Young to Rule Bill’ Will Boost Fayemi’s Chances, Says Group

[This Day] Ado Ekiti -The All Progressives Congress (APC) stakeholders in Ekiti State under the banner of Ekiti South Solidarity Forum (ESSF), has declared that President Muhammadu Buhari’s desire to assent to the ‘Not Too Young to Rule Bill’ will help…

[This Day] Ado Ekiti -The All Progressives Congress (APC) stakeholders in Ekiti State under the banner of Ekiti South Solidarity Forum (ESSF), has declared that President Muhammadu Buhari's desire to assent to the 'Not Too Young to Rule Bill' will help the party in the July 14 governorship election in the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ahmad Attends Super Eagles Farewell Match

[CAF] CAF President Ahmad Ahmad was among throng of dignitaries that witnessed Monday’s international friendly match between Nigeria and visiting Democratic Republic of Congo at the Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium ,Port Harcourt in South-South geographical …

[CAF] CAF President Ahmad Ahmad was among throng of dignitaries that witnessed Monday's international friendly match between Nigeria and visiting Democratic Republic of Congo at the Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium ,Port Harcourt in South-South geographical zone of Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mozambique Win, Seychelles Hold Madagascar in Group a

[SAFA] 30 May 2018 – The Seychelles played spoilers at the COSAFA Cup on Tuesday (29 May), holding a 10-man Madagascar to a 1-1 draw and opening up a chance for Mozambique to yet emerge as winners when Group A is concluded on Thursday (31 May).

[SAFA] 30 May 2018 - The Seychelles played spoilers at the COSAFA Cup on Tuesday (29 May), holding a 10-man Madagascar to a 1-1 draw and opening up a chance for Mozambique to yet emerge as winners when Group A is concluded on Thursday (31 May).

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

‘Relax, and Let the World Visit Rwanda,’ Critics of Arsenal Deal Told

[This is Africa] Critics are questioning President Kagame’s Arsenal sponsorship, saying that he used half of the Sh8,4 billion (£62 million) in foreign aid provided by the UK on a frivolous pursuit and against the earmarked programmes the money is assigned for. However, both the UK aid agency Department for International Development and the Rwanda Development Board have rebuffed these claims.

[This is Africa] Critics are questioning President Kagame's Arsenal sponsorship, saying that he used half of the Sh8,4 billion (£62 million) in foreign aid provided by the UK on a frivolous pursuit and against the earmarked programmes the money is assigned for. However, both the UK aid agency Department for International Development and the Rwanda Development Board have rebuffed these claims.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Amcon Boss Lauds CBN for Compelling Banks to Lend to Real Sector

[This Day] The Managing Director of Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON), Mr. Ahmed Kuru, has commended the decision of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to take necessary measures to compel commercial banks to lend to the real sector for ec…

[This Day] The Managing Director of Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON), Mr. Ahmed Kuru, has commended the decision of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to take necessary measures to compel commercial banks to lend to the real sector for economic growth and stability.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Major Gateway Beitbridge Is Dead, Says Opposition Leader Chamisa

[New Zimbabwe] Zimbabwe cannot be said to be ‘open for business’ when border towns that are supposed to facilitate the smooth flow of goods and services like Beitbridge are ‘dead’, MDC Alliance leader, Nelson Chamisa, said.

[New Zimbabwe] Zimbabwe cannot be said to be 'open for business' when border towns that are supposed to facilitate the smooth flow of goods and services like Beitbridge are 'dead', MDC Alliance leader, Nelson Chamisa, said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Nollywood Star, Tonto Dikeh Donates Relief Items to Prison Inmates

[Vanguard] Ace Nollywood actress and humanitarian, Tonto Dikeh, has donated food items and other relief materials, including money to inmates during a goodwill visit to Suleja Prisons in Niger State.

[Vanguard] Ace Nollywood actress and humanitarian, Tonto Dikeh, has donated food items and other relief materials, including money to inmates during a goodwill visit to Suleja Prisons in Niger State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria