2019 – INEC Vows to Sanction Parties Over Excess Campaign Funds

[Vanguard] Abuja -Ahead of the 2019 general elections, Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has said it would, henceforth, wield the big stick on any political party that overshoots the legal ceiling for campaign funding.

[Vanguard] Abuja -Ahead of the 2019 general elections, Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has said it would, henceforth, wield the big stick on any political party that overshoots the legal ceiling for campaign funding.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Chinoi Wins Hwange Open

[The Herald] Mutare-based professional golfer Robson Chinoi emerged victorious at the 2017 Hwange Open golf tournament with a record breaking margin in the 47-year history of the event as he carded a 12 under par score to win by seven shots in his divi…

[The Herald] Mutare-based professional golfer Robson Chinoi emerged victorious at the 2017 Hwange Open golf tournament with a record breaking margin in the 47-year history of the event as he carded a 12 under par score to win by seven shots in his division.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Diasporans in Fresh Concourt Voting Challenge

[New Zimbabwe] Zimbabweans living abroad have filed a fresh Constitutional Court (ConCourt) challenge seeking the striking down of Electoral Act provisions which bar them from taking part in local elections from their foreign bases.

[New Zimbabwe] Zimbabweans living abroad have filed a fresh Constitutional Court (ConCourt) challenge seeking the striking down of Electoral Act provisions which bar them from taking part in local elections from their foreign bases.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Football Body Urges Academies to Register

[The Herald] ZIFA are worried that local academies are losing big due to non-FIFA connect registration process, which legally binds them as a football registered academy under the world body’s regulations.

[The Herald] ZIFA are worried that local academies are losing big due to non-FIFA connect registration process, which legally binds them as a football registered academy under the world body's regulations.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Terrorism – Concern As 1,000 Turks Face Extradition

[Vanguard] Abuja -One thousand Turks are facing extradition from Nigeria on the request of the Turkish government, Mr. Geoffrey Onyeama, Minister of Foreign Affairs, has said.

[Vanguard] Abuja -One thousand Turks are facing extradition from Nigeria on the request of the Turkish government, Mr. Geoffrey Onyeama, Minister of Foreign Affairs, has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

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.

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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