Islamic Movement Rejects ‘Violent’ Tag

[Daily Trust] The Islamic Movement in Nigeria under the leadership of Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky says there were some renewed efforts by the government and its agencies to label it as “violent and terrorist”.

[Daily Trust] The Islamic Movement in Nigeria under the leadership of Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky says there were some renewed efforts by the government and its agencies to label it as "violent and terrorist".

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Face-Off Looms Over ‘Oath’ As Opposition Vows to Defy Warning

[Nation] Police are set for a showdown with the National Super Alliance at Uhuru Park on Tuesday over the planned swearing-in of opposition leader Raila Odinga as the ‘People’s President’.

[Nation] Police are set for a showdown with the National Super Alliance at Uhuru Park on Tuesday over the planned swearing-in of opposition leader Raila Odinga as the 'People's President'.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

NAPTIP Arrests Herbalist for Sale of Babies in Abuja

[Vanguard] The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking In Persons (NAPTIP) has arrested a 38 year old herbalist, Mr Chigozie Emmanuel, aka ‘Akuchi’, for selling new born babies in Abuja.

[Vanguard] The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking In Persons (NAPTIP) has arrested a 38 year old herbalist, Mr Chigozie Emmanuel, aka 'Akuchi', for selling new born babies in Abuja.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt, AfDB Trains 8,317 Farmers, Processors On Rice Value Chain

[Guardian] The Federal Government says it has so far trained more than 8,000 farmers on rice value chain activities under the Agricultural Transformation Agenda Support Programme (ATASP) Phase 1.

[Guardian] The Federal Government says it has so far trained more than 8,000 farmers on rice value chain activities under the Agricultural Transformation Agenda Support Programme (ATASP) Phase 1.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria