Nigerian Govt Gives Reason for Proposing Cattle Colonies

[Premium Times] The federal government has explained the reason for its planned establishment of cattle colonies, saying it is a measure to quickly curb the incessant bloody clashes between farmers and herdsmen.

[Premium Times] The federal government has explained the reason for its planned establishment of cattle colonies, saying it is a measure to quickly curb the incessant bloody clashes between farmers and herdsmen.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ex-Governors, Others Want Killer Herdsmen Declared ‘Terrorists’

[Premium Times] Delegates to a rare conference of South-east, Sout-west, South-south and North-central political leaders have demanded that the Federal Government declare the Miyetti Allah cattle breeders group, and Fulani herdsmen as terrorist groups.

[Premium Times] Delegates to a rare conference of South-east, Sout-west, South-south and North-central political leaders have demanded that the Federal Government declare the Miyetti Allah cattle breeders group, and Fulani herdsmen as terrorist groups.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe Dismisses Documents As Fake

[The Herald] The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) has distanced itself from fake documents circulating on social media purporting to be confirmation of negotiations between the central bank and a South African company for $5 billion liquidity support to …

[The Herald] The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) has distanced itself from fake documents circulating on social media purporting to be confirmation of negotiations between the central bank and a South African company for $5 billion liquidity support to Zimbabwe. In a statement this afternoon, RBZ Governor DR John Mangudya dismissed the letters as fake.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mnangagwa Will Lose Free and Fair Elections – Moyo

[263Chat] Exiled former Higher and Tertiary education Minister, Professor Jonathan Moyo has sensationally claimed that President Emmerson Mnangagwa and his lieutenant Retired General Constantino Chiwenga will resort to use of force to win the forthcomi…

[263Chat] Exiled former Higher and Tertiary education Minister, Professor Jonathan Moyo has sensationally claimed that President Emmerson Mnangagwa and his lieutenant Retired General Constantino Chiwenga will resort to use of force to win the forthcoming elections as they are afraid of defeat should the process be free and fair process.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

U.S. Scraps Travel Advisory Against Kenya

[Nation] The US State Department announced on Wednesday that it is scrapping its travel warnings for specific countries, instead launching a four-level “travel advisory programme.”

[Nation] The US State Department announced on Wednesday that it is scrapping its travel warnings for specific countries, instead launching a four-level "travel advisory programme."

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

President Kenyatta to Meet New ANC Leaders On Trade Deals

[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta will use his tour of South Africa to establish contacts with the imminent new leadership in Africa’s largest economy, as well as pursue pending agreements with Pretoria.

[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta will use his tour of South Africa to establish contacts with the imminent new leadership in Africa's largest economy, as well as pursue pending agreements with Pretoria.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Oil Price Hits U.S.$70 Per Barrel, Raises Hope for 2018 Budget

[Vanguard] The price of crude oil has risen from $68 to $70 per barrel in the international market as a result of rising demand, thus raising hope for the implementation of the nation’s N8.6 trillion 2018 budget.

[Vanguard] The price of crude oil has risen from $68 to $70 per barrel in the international market as a result of rising demand, thus raising hope for the implementation of the nation's N8.6 trillion 2018 budget.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria