Rebel Leader Machar to Skip Forum to Revitalize Peace Deal

[VOA] The Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD) confirmed Tuesday that Riek Machar will be a no-show at an upcoming high-level meeting aimed at revitalizing the August 2015 peace agreement in South Sudan.

[VOA] The Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD) confirmed Tuesday that Riek Machar will be a no-show at an upcoming high-level meeting aimed at revitalizing the August 2015 peace agreement in South Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Petrol Price Drops By 1.2 Percent YoY in September – NBS

[Vanguard] National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, has disclosed that the average price paid by customers for premium motor spirit, PMS, otherwise known as Petrol, in September 2017 declined by 1.2 per cent year-on-year, YoY, to N144.5.

[Vanguard] National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, has disclosed that the average price paid by customers for premium motor spirit, PMS, otherwise known as Petrol, in September 2017 declined by 1.2 per cent year-on-year, YoY, to N144.5.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

How We Survived Recession in Nigeria – Jumia

[Vanguard] LONG term strategic planning is giving the electronic commerce platform, Jumia a heads up against its competition that appears to be shedding weight due to recession. The company’s global chief executive officer (CEO), Jeremy Hodara admitted…

[Vanguard] LONG term strategic planning is giving the electronic commerce platform, Jumia a heads up against its competition that appears to be shedding weight due to recession. The company's global chief executive officer (CEO), Jeremy Hodara admitted recently that the company may have not made enough gains in its five years of operating in Nigeria, but because of long term planning, the recession and forex challenges did not in any way slow down its operations.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Pray for Former Leader Mumba, Opposition Members Told

[Zambia Reports] MMD National Secretary Raphael Nakacinda has called on party members across the country to take advantage of the National Day of Prayers and pray for their former leader Nevers Mumba so that he can find himself.

[Zambia Reports] MMD National Secretary Raphael Nakacinda has called on party members across the country to take advantage of the National Day of Prayers and pray for their former leader Nevers Mumba so that he can find himself.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Players Nominated for Carlsberg Discovery Award

[Nyasa Times] Football Association of Malawi (FAM) on Tuesday announced names of three players nominated for the Carlsberg Cup Discovery of the season award and they are all from Southern Region Football League (SRFL).

[Nyasa Times] Football Association of Malawi (FAM) on Tuesday announced names of three players nominated for the Carlsberg Cup Discovery of the season award and they are all from Southern Region Football League (SRFL).

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Convention – Activities Heighten As APC Leaders Meet Saraki, Dogara, Govs

[Vanguard] Abuja -New efforts directed towards holding the long delayed national convention of All Progressives Congress, APC, are to be canvassed today at an expanded meeting involving National Working Committee, NWC, principal officers of National As…

[Vanguard] Abuja -New efforts directed towards holding the long delayed national convention of All Progressives Congress, APC, are to be canvassed today at an expanded meeting involving National Working Committee, NWC, principal officers of National Assembly and APC governors.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

MPs Bemoan Poor Working Conditions

[The Herald] Parliamentarians from across the political divide yesterday spoke out against their poor working conditions, which they blamed for undermining their ability to effectively carry out their mandate. The legislators said this while contributing to a debate on approving the Code of Conduct and Implementation Register, which was moved by Kuwadzana House of Assembly representative Advocate Nelson Chamisa.

[The Herald] Parliamentarians from across the political divide yesterday spoke out against their poor working conditions, which they blamed for undermining their ability to effectively carry out their mandate. The legislators said this while contributing to a debate on approving the Code of Conduct and Implementation Register, which was moved by Kuwadzana House of Assembly representative Advocate Nelson Chamisa.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

What I’ll Do As Yoruba’s New Aare Onakakanfo – Gani Adams

[Premium Times] The leader of the O’Odua People’s Congress, Gani Adams, on Tuesday said that his new position as the Aare Onakakanfo of Oyo will moderate his radicalism.

[Premium Times] The leader of the O'Odua People's Congress, Gani Adams, on Tuesday said that his new position as the Aare Onakakanfo of Oyo will moderate his radicalism.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria