Ajaokuta – Fayemi Decries Accusations By Reps

[Vanguard] Abuja -A week after being slammed with a no confidence vote by the lower chamber of the National Assembly, Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, yesterday, took serious exceptions to the litany of allegations and attack…

[Vanguard] Abuja -A week after being slammed with a no confidence vote by the lower chamber of the National Assembly, Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, yesterday, took serious exceptions to the litany of allegations and attacks unleashed on him and his minister of state, describing them as unwarranted and unbecoming.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Faf Wants the Cricket to Do the Talking

[News24Wire] Proteas captain Faf du Plessis says it is time for his team to make a bold statement with performances in the second Test match against Australia starting at St George’s Park on Friday.

[News24Wire] Proteas captain Faf du Plessis says it is time for his team to make a bold statement with performances in the second Test match against Australia starting at St George's Park on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

MFA Seeks Global Pacts in Pursuit of Big Four Agenda

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Trade has embarked on the process of mapping the world for partnerships to leverage on the implementation of President Uhuru Kenyatta’s Big Four Agenda.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Trade has embarked on the process of mapping the world for partnerships to leverage on the implementation of President Uhuru Kenyatta's Big Four Agenda.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

MTN Stops Sale of New SIM Cards

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -MTN Uganda has temporarily stopped the sale of new SIM cards until they get direct access to the National Identification and Registration Authority (NIRA) database.

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -MTN Uganda has temporarily stopped the sale of new SIM cards until they get direct access to the National Identification and Registration Authority (NIRA) database.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Military to Ekweremadu – Our Officers Not Interested in Govt

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Nigerian military authorities yesterday said that contrary to the cautionary advice of the Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu during Wednesday’s Senate plenary that the military could still stage coup in the face of receding …

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Nigerian military authorities yesterday said that contrary to the cautionary advice of the Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu during Wednesday's Senate plenary that the military could still stage coup in the face of receding democratic practice in the country, there was no such contemplation from any quarter.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tension in Imo, As APC Vows to Stop Okorocha’s Son-in-Law

[Vanguard] Owerri -Scores of members of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Imo State chapter, yesterday, vowed to stop Governor Rochas Okorocha’s endorsement of his son-in-law, Mr. Uche Nwosu, to contest the 2019 gubernatorial election on the platform…

[Vanguard] Owerri -Scores of members of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Imo State chapter, yesterday, vowed to stop Governor Rochas Okorocha's endorsement of his son-in-law, Mr. Uche Nwosu, to contest the 2019 gubernatorial election on the platform of APC.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Why Kampala Keeps Flooding

[Monitor] Kampala -Residents scramble to cross the road by a meticulously makeshift wooden bridge planted over a large stinking pool of water in Bwaise III Zone, Kawempe Division.

[Monitor] Kampala -Residents scramble to cross the road by a meticulously makeshift wooden bridge planted over a large stinking pool of water in Bwaise III Zone, Kawempe Division.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kenya to Seek UN Security Council Slot in 2019

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya will be seeking a slot in the United Nations Security Council at the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly to be held in September 2019.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya will be seeking a slot in the United Nations Security Council at the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly to be held in September 2019.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya