Misau Faces Senate Committee Tomorrow

[Vanguard] Abuja -Following his allegations of corruption, nepotism, misuse of office illegal promotion and misappropriation of funds against the Inspector-General of Police, IGP, Ibrahim Idris, by Chairman, Senate Committee on Navy, Senator Isah Hamma…

[Vanguard] Abuja -Following his allegations of corruption, nepotism, misuse of office illegal promotion and misappropriation of funds against the Inspector-General of Police, IGP, Ibrahim Idris, by Chairman, Senate Committee on Navy, Senator Isah Hamman Misau, he is to appear before the Senate Adhoc Committee to formally present his petition.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

1980s Massacre – Opposition’s Dabengwa to Confront Mugabe

[New Zimbabwe] Opposition Zapu President Dumiso Dabengwa plans to confront President Robert Mugabe over compensation for families of the 20,000 civilians killed during the 1980s Gukurahundi “madness”.

[New Zimbabwe] Opposition Zapu President Dumiso Dabengwa plans to confront President Robert Mugabe over compensation for families of the 20,000 civilians killed during the 1980s Gukurahundi "madness".

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Time We Correct Bloody System We Inherited

[The Herald] For how long shall violence and bloodletting be associated with elections in Africa? This is a question most Africans concerned with how the continent is governed have been asking since the fall of colonial empires in the early 1950s.

[The Herald] For how long shall violence and bloodletting be associated with elections in Africa? This is a question most Africans concerned with how the continent is governed have been asking since the fall of colonial empires in the early 1950s.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Nigeria Needs 6-7 Percent Growth to Reflect On Lives of Citizens – Analysts

[Leadership] Lagos -Although the Nigerian economy has returned to positive growth in the second quarter of 2017 and is expected to record at least a one per cent growth by the end of the year, analysts have said the country needs an accelerated growth …

[Leadership] Lagos -Although the Nigerian economy has returned to positive growth in the second quarter of 2017 and is expected to record at least a one per cent growth by the end of the year, analysts have said the country needs an accelerated growth of between six to seven per cent for the citizens to feel the impact of the growth.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Northern Caucus Raises the Alarm Over Makarfi’s Presidential Ambition

[Leadership] Ahead of Tomorrow’s National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting of the PDP, some leaders of the party have expressed displeasure over the rumoured attempt by the Ahmed Makarfi-led caretaker committee of the party to extend its tenure till F…

[Leadership] Ahead of Tomorrow's National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting of the PDP, some leaders of the party have expressed displeasure over the rumoured attempt by the Ahmed Makarfi-led caretaker committee of the party to extend its tenure till February 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Investors, Exporters’ FX Turnover Hits $1.9 Billion in One Week

[Leadership] Lagos -The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Investors & Exporters Foreign Exchange Window (I&EFX) total turnover rose to $1.9 billion last week as against $921.04 million in prior week, data from FMDQ OTC securities revealed.

[Leadership] Lagos -The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Investors & Exporters Foreign Exchange Window (I&EFX) total turnover rose to $1.9 billion last week as against $921.04 million in prior week, data from FMDQ OTC securities revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

2019 – PDP Can’t Win Presidential Election – Gov Dickson

[Leadership] Abuja -Bayelsa State governor, Seriake Dickson, yesterday dimmed hope on the chances of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) rebounding in the 2019 presidential election.

[Leadership] Abuja -Bayelsa State governor, Seriake Dickson, yesterday dimmed hope on the chances of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) rebounding in the 2019 presidential election.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Businesses On Edge As Kenya Heads Back to an Election

[Observer] Ugandan businesses are expected to be on the edge as Kenya heads back to what could be a heated electoral period this week, with worries that the smooth flow of goods along East Africa’s main transport corridor could be disrupted.

[Observer] Ugandan businesses are expected to be on the edge as Kenya heads back to what could be a heated electoral period this week, with worries that the smooth flow of goods along East Africa's main transport corridor could be disrupted.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya