Africa

Kenya 7s without captain

THE Kenya Rugby Sevens team will feature in the second leg of the HSBC sevens series without team captain     Captain of Kenya Humphrey Kayange celebrates the win on day two of the Wellington IRB Sevens during the Bowl match final between Kenya and Tonga at Westpac Stadium on February 5, 2011 in Wellington, […]

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Jonathan Tasks Nigeria Customs On Corruption

President Goodluck Jonathan on Monday urged the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) to correct “the lingering perception of corruption and fraud’’ in the service. Declaring open the 2012 Annual Comptroller General of Customs Conference in Katsina, Jonathan acknowledged that the monthly revenue generation of the service had tripled from N30 billion to N100 billion. Represented by […]

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Attack Frees Nigeria Police Inmates, Leaves 2 Dead

Gunmen attacked a major police station near Nigeria’s capital Monday that holds members of a radical Islamist sect, freeing prisoners and killing two police officers in the latest assault on the nation’s beleaguered security forces. The attack on the Special Anti-Robbery Squad’s station near Abuja came as the death toll for suicide car bombings Sunday […]