Unicef Worries Over Poor Development of Nigerian Children

[Vanguard] A global UNICEF report, launched in Abuja yesterday, shows that Nigeria is putting its children at risk of under-development, both physically and mentally, because critical national policies are not providing an adequate foundation for their…

[Vanguard] A global UNICEF report, launched in Abuja yesterday, shows that Nigeria is putting its children at risk of under-development, both physically and mentally, because critical national policies are not providing an adequate foundation for their growth.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria Says UN Security Council Composition Outdated, Demands Reform

[Premium Times] Nigeria has again expressed its dissatisfaction with the current composition of the UN Security Council, describing it as old-fashioned and called for an urgent reform of the body.

[Premium Times] Nigeria has again expressed its dissatisfaction with the current composition of the UN Security Council, describing it as old-fashioned and called for an urgent reform of the body.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Anglers Called for Bass Challenge

[Namibian] The Namibia Bass Angling Association (NBAA) will once again host its popular Old Mutual Corporate Bass Challenge from 13 to 15 October at Lake Oanob Resort.

[Namibian] The Namibia Bass Angling Association (NBAA) will once again host its popular Old Mutual Corporate Bass Challenge from 13 to 15 October at Lake Oanob Resort.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

’80s Alternative Media Laid Tradition of Unapologetic Truth-Telling

[Daily Maverick] As was the case in cartoonist Derek Bauer’s heyday, the alternative media today is often seen as aggressive, confrontational and unapologetic, standing in sharp contrast to some tame and captured titles in the media landscape. By JANET…

[Daily Maverick] As was the case in cartoonist Derek Bauer's heyday, the alternative media today is often seen as aggressive, confrontational and unapologetic, standing in sharp contrast to some tame and captured titles in the media landscape. By JANET HEARD, who addressed the opening of a Bauer retrospective at the SA National Gallery.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Dispute With Ivory Coast Thrown Out by Maritime Court

[Deutsche Welle] After an international maritime court backed Ghana in a dispute with Ivory Coast over claims to oil fields in the Gulf of Guinea, Ghanaians hope they will profit from the country’s oil wealth. Isaac Kaledzi reports.

[Deutsche Welle] After an international maritime court backed Ghana in a dispute with Ivory Coast over claims to oil fields in the Gulf of Guinea, Ghanaians hope they will profit from the country's oil wealth. Isaac Kaledzi reports.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Who is President Joao Lourenco?

[Deutsche Welle] Angola’s Joao Lourenco has been sworn in on Tuesday as president replacing Jose Eduardo dos Santos, who ruled the oil-rich country with an iron grip for 38 years. Who is the man who ran on the ticket of the MPLA?

[Deutsche Welle] Angola's Joao Lourenco has been sworn in on Tuesday as president replacing Jose Eduardo dos Santos, who ruled the oil-rich country with an iron grip for 38 years. Who is the man who ran on the ticket of the MPLA?

source: AllAfrica News: Angola