File photo: Samuel Ortom   Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has challenged the people to defend their ancestral land instead of seeking refuge elsewhere. The governor said this on Tuesday while addressing some youths in the state, in reaction to the continued attacks on communities by suspected herdsmen. He spoke whenRead More →

Clementine Meukeugni Noumbissi of Cameroon celebrates on the way to winning the bronze medal in the women’s 90kg weightlifting final at the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games on April 9, 2018. Photo Credit: WILLIAM WEST / AFP   A total of eight athletes from conflict-hit Cameroon are now missing fromRead More →

NAN Mozambique will hold presidential, parliamentary and provincial elections on October 15, 2019, the presidency said on Wednesday, setting the date for a vote that will proceed the southern African country’s emergence as a major gas exporter. President Filipe Nyusi set the date of the election, a notice on theRead More →

Women Trafficking and Child Labour Eradication Foundation (WOTCLEF) has called for full implementation of laws protecting children against abuses in the country. The Executive Director of WOTCLEF, Mrs Imabong Ladipo-Sanusi made the call in an interview with newsmen in Abuja on Wednesday. Ladipo-Sanusi decried the rate at which under-aged childrenRead More →