Punish Trigger-Happy Officers, Lagos Police Chief Tells Customs

[Vanguard] Commissioner of Police Lagos State Police Command, Imohimi Edgal, weekend, urged the leadership of the Nigeria Customs to take stringent measures against any trigger happy officer found culpable in the death of any civilian, with a view to s…

[Vanguard] Commissioner of Police Lagos State Police Command, Imohimi Edgal, weekend, urged the leadership of the Nigeria Customs to take stringent measures against any trigger happy officer found culpable in the death of any civilian, with a view to serving as deterrent to others.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Herdsmen, Farmers’ Clashes – Watch Your Words, Alaafin Cautions Fellow Monarchs

[Vanguard] Ibadan -The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi III, has cautioned traditional rulers across the country to be wary of their comments over Fulani herdsmen’s attacks on farmers, saying they should ensure that their comments do not ag…

[Vanguard] Ibadan -The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi III, has cautioned traditional rulers across the country to be wary of their comments over Fulani herdsmen's attacks on farmers, saying they should ensure that their comments do not aggravate the situation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Adekuoroye Shines Again in Pro Wrestling League

[Vanguard] With 17 days to the Cadet African Wrestling Championships billed to take place at the Diete Spiff Civic centre, Port Harcourt, Commonwealth champion Odunayo Adekuoroye has continued to shine for her team, Mumbai Maharathi at the ongoing Pro …

[Vanguard] With 17 days to the Cadet African Wrestling Championships billed to take place at the Diete Spiff Civic centre, Port Harcourt, Commonwealth champion Odunayo Adekuoroye has continued to shine for her team, Mumbai Maharathi at the ongoing Pro Wrestling League (PWL) in India with her impressive 4-2 win over Pooja Dhanda of Haryana Hammers at the weekend on Day 12 of the tournament.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Invites Scholarship Applications

[The Herald] Government is inviting applications from students willing to pursue Graduate, Post Graduate and PhD courses under the Presidential Scholarships Programme for the 2018/19 academic year. The Minister of State for Government Scholarships in t…

[The Herald] Government is inviting applications from students willing to pursue Graduate, Post Graduate and PhD courses under the Presidential Scholarships Programme for the 2018/19 academic year. The Minister of State for Government Scholarships in the Office of the President and Cabinet Dr Christopher Mushohwe made the announcement in a statement to The Herald on Friday last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Dramatic Week Ends With CMI Targeting Kitata’s Boda Boda 2010

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Just five days after leaders of another group suspected to be involved in crime in Kampala – Kifeesi – was raided, and released, focus has turned to the notorious Boda Boda 2010.

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Just five days after leaders of another group suspected to be involved in crime in Kampala - Kifeesi - was raided, and released, focus has turned to the notorious Boda Boda 2010.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Weapons, Army Uniform Found in Kitatta’s Office

[Monitor] UPDF operatives attached to the Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence (CM) have recovered pangas, machetes, army uniforms and motorcycle licence plates, among other items from the office of Abdallah Kitatta, the patron of the notorious Boda Bo…

[Monitor] UPDF operatives attached to the Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence (CM) have recovered pangas, machetes, army uniforms and motorcycle licence plates, among other items from the office of Abdallah Kitatta, the patron of the notorious Boda Boda 2010 association.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

We Take a Lot of Positives From This Game – Ellis

[SAFA] Interim head coach of the Sasol-sponsored Banyana Banyana, Desiree Ellis says her charges have to be proud of the performance they put up despite losing 3-0 to Sweden in an international friendly match played at the Cape Town Stadium on Sunday, …

[SAFA] Interim head coach of the Sasol-sponsored Banyana Banyana, Desiree Ellis says her charges have to be proud of the performance they put up despite losing 3-0 to Sweden in an international friendly match played at the Cape Town Stadium on Sunday, 21 January.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Nation Has Plenty of Food, Development to Flourish – Mutharika

[Nyasa Times] President Prof Arthur Peter Mutharika on Sunday assured Malawians and the world that no one will die of hunger this year as the country has enough maize in stock.

[Nyasa Times] President Prof Arthur Peter Mutharika on Sunday assured Malawians and the world that no one will die of hunger this year as the country has enough maize in stock.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi