UN Peacekeeping Chief Urges Political Solution for Crisis

[UN News] The security situation in South Sudan is “very worrisome,” the head of United Nations peacekeeping operations today said, warning that the number of people fleeing the country showing no signs of slowing, and calling for a political solution …

[UN News] The security situation in South Sudan is "very worrisome," the head of United Nations peacekeeping operations today said, warning that the number of people fleeing the country showing no signs of slowing, and calling for a political solution to the hostilities.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Soldiers Nab N’Delta Community Leader for Shutting Down 11 Oil Wells

[This Day] Yenagoa -Soldiers attached to the Joint Task Force, Operation Delta Safe (OPDS) have arrested Mr. Chikeobi Alali, a Niger Delta community leader in Ogba-Ndoni-Egbema Local Government Area of Rivers State over alleged shutting down of 11 oil …

[This Day] Yenagoa -Soldiers attached to the Joint Task Force, Operation Delta Safe (OPDS) have arrested Mr. Chikeobi Alali, a Niger Delta community leader in Ogba-Ndoni-Egbema Local Government Area of Rivers State over alleged shutting down of 11 oil wells.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

17 Herdsmen Allegedly Killed By Soldiers in Southern Kaduna

[This Day] Kaduna -The Chairman of the Kaduna State chapter of the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN), Alhaji Haruna Usman, has alleged that 17 herdsmen have been killed by soldiers in Daile Alkariyo village, Jama’a Local Gov…

[This Day] Kaduna -The Chairman of the Kaduna State chapter of the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN), Alhaji Haruna Usman, has alleged that 17 herdsmen have been killed by soldiers in Daile Alkariyo village, Jama'a Local Government Area in the southern part of the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Magu – Don’t Let Corrupt Elements Derail Fight Against Corruption, Falana Tells Buhari

[This Day] Following the second rejection of the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Ibrahim Magu, by the National Assembly as the substantive chairman of the commission, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Femi Falana…

[This Day] Following the second rejection of the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Ibrahim Magu, by the National Assembly as the substantive chairman of the commission, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Femi Falana, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to consider options available to him in order not to weaken the fight against corruption.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Why Some Lagos Communities Have No Electricity – Ikeja Electric

[Premium Times] The Ikeja Electric, IE, on Tuesday attributed the current power outage in Lagos communities under its network to heavy rainfall which destroyed its equipment.

[Premium Times] The Ikeja Electric, IE, on Tuesday attributed the current power outage in Lagos communities under its network to heavy rainfall which destroyed its equipment.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NGO Makes Strides

[Botswana Daily News] Ghanzi -Ghanzi-based Bokamoso Education Trust (BET) is focused on improving access to early childhood development and education for all children, especially in remote areas.

[Botswana Daily News] Ghanzi -Ghanzi-based Bokamoso Education Trust (BET) is focused on improving access to early childhood development and education for all children, especially in remote areas.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Khama Meets New Envoys

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Gabon, Egypt and New Zealand’s new envoys to Botswana presented their letters of credence to President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama on Monday.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Gabon, Egypt and New Zealand's new envoys to Botswana presented their letters of credence to President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Young Journalist Costa Mwansa Unveils Diamond TV

Enterprising youthful journalist Costa Mwansa has announceD the launch of Diamond TV, formerly Mobi Television, where he assumes the role of Chief Executive Officer. Mwansa, the vibrant television personality who has recently risen to prominence following his successful The Assignment … Continued

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Enterprising youthful journalist Costa Mwansa has announceD the launch of Diamond TV, formerly Mobi Television, where he assumes the role of Chief Executive Officer. Mwansa, the vibrant television personality who has recently risen to prominence following his successful The Assignment television program at Muvi TV, says Diamond is set to re-invent the broadcasting industry in the country. The former Muvi TV General Manager and is also Presidential Debates presenter says Diamond recognizes that creative content is king of television. The channel has since gone on Go TV Platform where it can be accessed on Channel 99. BELOW IS COSTA MWANSA’S STATEMENT “I am proud to announce the launch of the Diamond TV programming on Channel 99 on the Go TV Platform as well as on analogue within Lusaka and the surrounding areas. As diamond TV we understand the huge demand for information and quality content in today’s digital space. That is why for us we recognize that “Creative content is king†and that is what we bring to the fore. Television Re-invented seen as a very ambitious statement but very opportune with the dynamics that technology and internet bring about. The way that the world consumes information today is fast changing and this is why as Diamond TV we are set to penetrate and stamp our authority into the digital space of media and break traditional barriers’ of doing business. It’s about forward and futuristic thinking. Take time to enjoy our diverse programming and visit our social media pages. #Twafichinja“ COSTA MWANSA – CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER – DIAMOND TV The post Young Journalist Costa Mwansa Unveils Diamond TV appeared first on Zambia Reports.

source: Zambia Reports

Miller Century Propels Knights to Third Spot

[News24Wire] A century from David Miller trumped tons by Rassie van der Dussen and Dwaine Pretorius as the Knights just about held their nerve to oust the Highveld Lions by four runs in their high-stakes One-Day Cup clash on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] A century from David Miller trumped tons by Rassie van der Dussen and Dwaine Pretorius as the Knights just about held their nerve to oust the Highveld Lions by four runs in their high-stakes One-Day Cup clash on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa