Aviation – Sirika Inaugurates Presidential Task Force On Regulatory Matters

[This Day] The Minister of State for Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika, on Thursday, inaugurated an 11 man presidential taskforce to address regulatory matters affecting the aviation sector.

[This Day] The Minister of State for Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika, on Thursday, inaugurated an 11 man presidential taskforce to address regulatory matters affecting the aviation sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Bisi Adigun – I Was Proud to Direct Wole Soyinka’s Play

[This Day] Playwright and theatre director, Bisi Adigun, is a Nigerian based in Ireland. He is also a producer, scholar and founder of Arambe Productions. In this interview with Adedayo Adejobi he talks about his love for the stage and his experience o…

[This Day] Playwright and theatre director, Bisi Adigun, is a Nigerian based in Ireland. He is also a producer, scholar and founder of Arambe Productions. In this interview with Adedayo Adejobi he talks about his love for the stage and his experience of directing one of Prof. Wole Soyinka's plays, 'Death and the King's Horsemen'. Adigun also talks about inner struggles he faces as father trying to teach his daughter Yoruba

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

King Misleads UN On Swazi Freedom

[Swazi Media] Only days after it was learnt that people who criticise King Mswati of Swaziland face two years’ jail, the King misled the UN General Assembly saying that ‘all citizens’ have the opportunity to air their views.

[Swazi Media] Only days after it was learnt that people who criticise King Mswati of Swaziland face two years' jail, the King misled the UN General Assembly saying that 'all citizens' have the opportunity to air their views.

source: AllAfrica News: Swaziland

Control Illicit Arms, Drugs At Borders, PM Directs

[Citizen] Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa has directed law enforcers at border posts across the country, including Namanga in Arusha, to carry out thorough inspection on all cargos to control the importation of weapons and illicit drugs.

[Citizen] Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa has directed law enforcers at border posts across the country, including Namanga in Arusha, to carry out thorough inspection on all cargos to control the importation of weapons and illicit drugs.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Shady Steel Negotiations Allegedly Brokered by Minister

[Premium Times] The Nigerian government has, through the Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Kayode Fayemi, been mediating in a multi-million deal that apparently violates a Supreme Court ruling, PREMIUM TIMES has learnt.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian government has, through the Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Kayode Fayemi, been mediating in a multi-million deal that apparently violates a Supreme Court ruling, PREMIUM TIMES has learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nightmare At the Ugandan Embassy in Germany

[Monitor] “We know you are a 24 years old, but you are a minor,” “Call us back in five minutes,” “Call us in the afternoon”, ” The computer broke down”, “The system isn’t working,” “We have to call London and check”, “London did not respond”, “We will …

[Monitor] "We know you are a 24 years old, but you are a minor," "Call us back in five minutes," "Call us in the afternoon", " The computer broke down", "The system isn't working," "We have to call London and check", "London did not respond", "We will call you back".

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

President Mutharika, UN Secretary General Meet

[Malawi News Agency] New York -Malawi’s President Prof. Arthur Peter Mutharika Friday morning met the new United Nations Secretary General, António Guterres, at UN Headquarters Building in New York.

[Malawi News Agency] New York -Malawi's President Prof. Arthur Peter Mutharika Friday morning met the new United Nations Secretary General, António Guterres, at UN Headquarters Building in New York.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi