Oyo APC, PDP Aspirant Bicker Over N14 Billion Governor’s Office Allocation

[Premium Times] The Oyo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has attacked a gubernatorial aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state, Seyi Makinde, over the queries he raised against the allocation of over N14 billion t…

[Premium Times] The Oyo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has attacked a gubernatorial aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state, Seyi Makinde, over the queries he raised against the allocation of over N14 billion to the office of the state governor.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Inadequacies of Current Electoral System Exposed

[Zimbabwe Independent] The horrible intra-party political violence that has rocked the opposition MDC-T in recent weeks and days is a serious cause for concern to the generality of the people, especially when the country is preparing to go to the polls…

[Zimbabwe Independent] The horrible intra-party political violence that has rocked the opposition MDC-T in recent weeks and days is a serious cause for concern to the generality of the people, especially when the country is preparing to go to the polls in the next few months.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Ruling Party Takes Over Youth League Debt

[The Herald] President Mnangagwa yesterday said Zanu-PF will take over the more than $350 000 debt owed to service providers by the party’s Youth League to enable the wing to function without hindrances. The previous Youth League, which was controlled …

[The Herald] President Mnangagwa yesterday said Zanu-PF will take over the more than $350 000 debt owed to service providers by the party's Youth League to enable the wing to function without hindrances. The previous Youth League, which was controlled by the G40 cabal left a $350 000 debt to service providers amid reports that former executive members were using the wing as a conduit to loot funds.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

ERGP Focus Labs to Boost Economic Diversification – Govt

[Vanguard] The Federal government says the proposed Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP) Focus Labs will focus on moving the economy away from an oil-dependent and fragile economy to a strong, diversified and inclusive one.

[Vanguard] The Federal government says the proposed Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP) Focus Labs will focus on moving the economy away from an oil-dependent and fragile economy to a strong, diversified and inclusive one.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kalimbeza Rice Project Flooded

[Namibian] The Kalimbeza rice project in the Zambezi region is under water after recent heavy rains, forcing the project to resort to manual harvesting.

[Namibian] The Kalimbeza rice project in the Zambezi region is under water after recent heavy rains, forcing the project to resort to manual harvesting.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

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