Nigeria Committed to Development of Local HIV Vaccine – NIMR DG

[Vanguard] Nigeria is committed to joining forces to ensure we not only develop a HIV vaccine, but ensure we address barriers and challenges to its access when developed.

[Vanguard] Nigeria is committed to joining forces to ensure we not only develop a HIV vaccine, but ensure we address barriers and challenges to its access when developed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Sugu Advocates for Prisoners After Gaining Jail Experience

[Citizen] Dodoma -Mbeya Urban MP Joseph Mbilinyi (Chadema) has advocated for prisoner’s rights in Parliament on Tuesday morning, raising concerns regarding transportation hurdles that prisoners face.

[Citizen] Dodoma -Mbeya Urban MP Joseph Mbilinyi (Chadema) has advocated for prisoner's rights in Parliament on Tuesday morning, raising concerns regarding transportation hurdles that prisoners face.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Namibia, UK Missions Stone-Silent On Royal Honeymoon

[New Era] Windhoek -The high commissions of Namibia and the UK were yesterday reluctant to comment on the rumoured plans by newly-weds Prince Harry and Meghan Markle to spend part of their honeymoon in Namibia.

[New Era] Windhoek -The high commissions of Namibia and the UK were yesterday reluctant to comment on the rumoured plans by newly-weds Prince Harry and Meghan Markle to spend part of their honeymoon in Namibia.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

#WestAfricaLeaks: Dantata’s MRS, Chevron Billion Dollar Deal Raises Tax Avoidance Concern

[Premium Times] MRS holdings Ltd, oil marketing company of Nigerian billionaire, Sayyu Dantata, and international oil giant, Chevron, are at the centre of a N360 billion [$1 billion] secretive oil deal that is raising fresh tax avoidance worries in Nig…

[Premium Times] MRS holdings Ltd, oil marketing company of Nigerian billionaire, Sayyu Dantata, and international oil giant, Chevron, are at the centre of a N360 billion [$1 billion] secretive oil deal that is raising fresh tax avoidance worries in Nigeria and across West Africa, new details from the Panama Papers reveal.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Oil Drained as Garbage Blamed for Derailment in Kibarani

[Nation] Environmental experts are decanting two tanker wagons to ensure there is no further risk of fire in Kibarani where a train ferrying petrol from Mombasa to Nairobi derailed.

[Nation] Environmental experts are decanting two tanker wagons to ensure there is no further risk of fire in Kibarani where a train ferrying petrol from Mombasa to Nairobi derailed.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya