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Kebbi State House of Assembly orders arrest of ex-governor, Dakingari for allegedly inflating N6.4b contract to N18b

Lawmakers in Kebbi state house of assembly, yesterday, called for the arrest of former governor Usman Dakingari after he failed to appear before the house over allegations he inflated an airport contract. 221 more words

AFRICA

African Union Day

On this occasion of the celebration of the African Union Day, I’m asking them where is the union? There is more trade between Africa and Europe than among¬†African countries. 27 more words

Africa

Nollywood actor, Olumide Bakare to be buried this Friday in Ibadan

The family of late Nollywood actor, Olumide Bakare, has announced May 26, 2017  for his burial which will take place in Ibadan, Oyo State.

The wake keep/service of songs will hold on May 25, at ST James cathedral, Oke Bola Ibadan, while the burial proper holds at the same venue on the May 26 by 10am. 9 more words

AFRICA

Why you should visit The Forest!

There is almost nothing better than a little weekend getaway. What’s even better is a getaway that’s just a 45 minute drive from Nairobi! This weekend, I was out and about with a couple of friends and sister, to tick one thing off my bucket list : Ziplining… 319 more words

Travel

In Zimbabwe they call a spade a spade: They have a Censorship Board

Zimbabwe: Outrage As Bona Mugabe to ‘Censor’ Public Entertainment

Bona Mugabe, Photo: The Herald
President Robert Mugabe’s daughter Bona Mugabe-Chikore has been appointed to sit on the new Censorship Board, a move which arts activists said it’s a “disaster” meant to “suppress information”. 344 more words
Human Rights Violations

Who are the Mbororo?

The Mbororo

Mbororo is a term given to a sub-group of Fulani pastoralists. Fulani is one of the largest and most familiar ethnic groups of Africa – residing in a number of Central and West African nations. 670 more words

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