Africa Midday

TOP STORIES ON AFRICA MIDDAY AT THIS HOUR

** The Nigerian opposition says the All Progressives Congress led government is planning to restrict the media and freedom of expression in the country...................

** Twenty two women from various African countries have been selected as finalists for the Africa Women Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum awards................

** and........South African pharmaceutical company Cipla, has launched a campaign aimed at creating awareness of Alzheimer's disease.................




in business news........South Africa's Finance Minister, Tito Mboweni, says more needs to be done towards implementing policies to help drive economic development...............

** and in sports news...........Boks name a powerful line-up for Japan quarter-final.....