Chad Journalists in Hiding After Threats

[PR Newswire] New York -Chadian domestic intelligence officers should cease harassing and attempting to intimidate journalists, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. At least two journalists have gone into hiding following harassment from Na…

[PR Newswire] New York -Chadian domestic intelligence officers should cease harassing and attempting to intimidate journalists, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. At least two journalists have gone into hiding following harassment from National Security Agency (ANS) officers in recent weeks, and another was detained and forced to apologize for his work.

source: AllAfrica News: Chad

APC, Dogara Laud Osinbajo On 60th Birthday

[Guardian] Abuja -Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, yesterday eulogized Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, for demonstrating exceptional capacity, humility and patriotism in handling the affairs of state.

[Guardian] Abuja -Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, yesterday eulogized Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, for demonstrating exceptional capacity, humility and patriotism in handling the affairs of state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Zimbabwean Journalists Charged With Insulting Mugabe

[PR Newswire] New York -Zimbabwean authorities should immediately drop all charges against News Day editor Wisdom Mdzungairi and reporter Richard Chidza, and should cease threatening journalists, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today.

[PR Newswire] New York -Zimbabwean authorities should immediately drop all charges against News Day editor Wisdom Mdzungairi and reporter Richard Chidza, and should cease threatening journalists, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Abductors Demand N100 Million Ransom for DPO Kidnapped in Delta

[Guardian] Asaba -Abductors of the Divisional Police Officer (DPO) in charge of C Division Police Station in Asaba, Delta State, Mr. Valentine Mbalu, have opened negotiation with his family members and are demanding N100 million ransom to secure the co…

[Guardian] Asaba -Abductors of the Divisional Police Officer (DPO) in charge of C Division Police Station in Asaba, Delta State, Mr. Valentine Mbalu, have opened negotiation with his family members and are demanding N100 million ransom to secure the cop's release.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

County Ordered to Respond to Case Opposing Sh200bn Project

[Nation] The Mombasa government has been directed to file a response to a petition by residents of an estate earmarked for demolition and reconstruction in a Sh200 billion housing project.

[Nation] The Mombasa government has been directed to file a response to a petition by residents of an estate earmarked for demolition and reconstruction in a Sh200 billion housing project.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya