How Should Nigeria Deal With Kanu’s Biafra Security Service?

[Guardian] Early this week, a footage emerged of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra inspecting a guard of honour mounted for him by members of the Biafra Security Services, an obvious paramilitary arm of the separatist group.

[Guardian] Early this week, a footage emerged of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra inspecting a guard of honour mounted for him by members of the Biafra Security Services, an obvious paramilitary arm of the separatist group.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Oil Production At $32 Per Barrel Too High – Minister

[Daily Trust] The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu, has decried the high cost of oil production at 32 dollars per barrel, saying it makes cost of Foreign Direct Investment very expensive.

[Daily Trust] The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu, has decried the high cost of oil production at 32 dollars per barrel, saying it makes cost of Foreign Direct Investment very expensive.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Internal Splits, Outside Pressure Pushed Opposition to Court – Sources

[Nation] Divisions and pressure from the international community pushed the National Super Alliance to seek redress from the Supreme Court after the presidential election loss, it has emerged.

[Nation] Divisions and pressure from the international community pushed the National Super Alliance to seek redress from the Supreme Court after the presidential election loss, it has emerged.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Blankets and Wine Seeks to Connect Africa Through Music

[New Times] It will be food, drink, fashion and music as the first Blankets and Wine event comes to Kigali next week. Dubbed ‘Blankets and Wine Kigali’, the daylong event will take place on August 27 at the Golf Club in Nyarutarama.

[New Times] It will be food, drink, fashion and music as the first Blankets and Wine event comes to Kigali next week. Dubbed 'Blankets and Wine Kigali', the daylong event will take place on August 27 at the Golf Club in Nyarutarama.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Strike Continues As Govt, Academic Union Meeting Deadlocked

[Leadership] The Industrial action embarked upon by the Academic Staff Union of Universities will still continue as government awaits the striking lecturers to meet with its National Executive Council and decide when they will call off the strike.

[Leadership] The Industrial action embarked upon by the Academic Staff Union of Universities will still continue as government awaits the striking lecturers to meet with its National Executive Council and decide when they will call off the strike.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Grace Mugabe – Family Reject Settlement Offer, Says Lawyer Nel

[News24Wire] The family of Gabriella Engels who was allegedly assaulted by Zimbabwe’s first lady Grace Mugabe is not interested in money, only justice, AfriForum’s advocate Gerrie Nel said on Thursday.

[News24Wire] The family of Gabriella Engels who was allegedly assaulted by Zimbabwe's first lady Grace Mugabe is not interested in money, only justice, AfriForum's advocate Gerrie Nel said on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

We No Longer Need ANC If It Does What Apartheid Did – Makhosi Khoza

[News24Wire] ANC MP Makhosi Khoza on Thursday evening said it’s time for the country to move past the ruling party, barely an hour after she was removed as chairperson of the portfolio committee on public administration.

[News24Wire] ANC MP Makhosi Khoza on Thursday evening said it's time for the country to move past the ruling party, barely an hour after she was removed as chairperson of the portfolio committee on public administration.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa