World Bank Predicts Further Rise in Commodity Prices in 2018

[This Day] The World Bank has predicted that oil prices would rise to $56 a barrel in 2018 from $53 this year, as a result of steadily growing demand, agreed production cuts among oil exporters and stabilising United States shale oil production.

[This Day] The World Bank has predicted that oil prices would rise to $56 a barrel in 2018 from $53 this year, as a result of steadily growing demand, agreed production cuts among oil exporters and stabilising United States shale oil production.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Air Passengers May Rise to 7.8 Billion in 2036

[This Day] The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced that it expects 7.8 billion passengers to travel in 2036, a near doubling of the four billion air travelers expected to fly this year.

[This Day] The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced that it expects 7.8 billion passengers to travel in 2036, a near doubling of the four billion air travelers expected to fly this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ex-President Accuses Religious Leaders of Celebrating Criminals

[Daily Trust] Ibadan -Former president, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, yesterday accused some religious leaders of anointing criminals who acquired wealth illegally to the detriment of the masses.

[Daily Trust] Ibadan -Former president, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, yesterday accused some religious leaders of anointing criminals who acquired wealth illegally to the detriment of the masses.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

New Typhoid Vaccine Promises Protection for Infants

[Daily Trust] Researchers at Oxford University have shown that a next-generation conjugate vaccine is “safe and effective” in preventing typhoid, and can be used to protect both children and adults.

[Daily Trust] Researchers at Oxford University have shown that a next-generation conjugate vaccine is "safe and effective" in preventing typhoid, and can be used to protect both children and adults.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria Appears More Divided Than Ever Before – Former VP

[Premium Times] Secession threats, inter-ethnic discontent and hate speech have plunged present day Nigeria into a division that has probably never been experienced before, former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar has said.

[Premium Times] Secession threats, inter-ethnic discontent and hate speech have plunged present day Nigeria into a division that has probably never been experienced before, former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Man Accused in Death of TV Presenter Simba Mhere is Back in Court

[News24Wire] The trial of Preshalin Naidoo, the man accused of causing the accident which killed Top Billing presenter Simba Mhere in January 2015, is set to take place at the Randburg Magistrate’s Court on Monday.

[News24Wire] The trial of Preshalin Naidoo, the man accused of causing the accident which killed Top Billing presenter Simba Mhere in January 2015, is set to take place at the Randburg Magistrate's Court on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Cheruiyot Wins Her First Marathon in Frankfurt

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya’s long-distance great Vivian Cheruiyot on Sunday grabbed the headlines by winning her first ever marathon at Frankfurt, clocking 2:23:35 to break her Personal Best of 2:23:50.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya's long-distance great Vivian Cheruiyot on Sunday grabbed the headlines by winning her first ever marathon at Frankfurt, clocking 2:23:35 to break her Personal Best of 2:23:50.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Election Commission to Announce Repeat Poll Winner On Monday

[Nation] The electoral commission will on Monday announce results of the October 26 fresh presidential election and also state whether it will hold the poll in 25 constituencies where it was postponed.

[Nation] The electoral commission will on Monday announce results of the October 26 fresh presidential election and also state whether it will hold the poll in 25 constituencies where it was postponed.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya