Cop Wins Top UN Peacekeeping Award

[The Herald] Zimbabwe scored big at the United Nations after one of its police officers, Assistant Inspector Annah Chota, won the prestigious International Female Police Peacekeeper Award for her service in the United Nations Interim Security Force for…

[The Herald] Zimbabwe scored big at the United Nations after one of its police officers, Assistant Inspector Annah Chota, won the prestigious International Female Police Peacekeeper Award for her service in the United Nations Interim Security Force for Abyei, in Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Boyz II Men Arrive in Lusaka

[Zambia Reports] Grammy award winning R&B group Boyz II Men have arrived in the country setting the stage for their highly anticipated show on September 22 and 23rd in Lusaka.

[Zambia Reports] Grammy award winning R&B group Boyz II Men have arrived in the country setting the stage for their highly anticipated show on September 22 and 23rd in Lusaka.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Cross River IPAC Election Ends in Controversy

[This Day] Calabar -A fresh round of crisis is rocking the Cross river state chapter of the Inter-Party Advisory Council (IPAC) , following the boycott of its election by fourteen out of twenty political parties that were billed to participate in the e…

[This Day] Calabar -A fresh round of crisis is rocking the Cross river state chapter of the Inter-Party Advisory Council (IPAC) , following the boycott of its election by fourteen out of twenty political parties that were billed to participate in the elections which was scheduled for Thursday at the state headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Buhari’s Foreign Forum

[Vanguard] Several people have grumbled to me – and in various public fora – about the speech, Mr President gave at the United Nations General Assembly, UNGA, earlier on this week… on the grounds that he barely focussed on Nigeria and mostly talked a…

[Vanguard] Several people have grumbled to me - and in various public fora - about the speech, Mr President gave at the United Nations General Assembly, UNGA, earlier on this week... on the grounds that he barely focussed on Nigeria and mostly talked about other African countries and the rest of the world.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

JTF Rescues Soldiers Abducted By Niger Delta Militants

[This Day] Yenagoa -The Joint Task Force (JTF) in the Niger Delta thursday said they had carried out a successful operation to free two soldiers abducted by suspected militants in the Niger Delta region.

[This Day] Yenagoa -The Joint Task Force (JTF) in the Niger Delta thursday said they had carried out a successful operation to free two soldiers abducted by suspected militants in the Niger Delta region.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Supreme Court Ruling a Set Back to Democratic Ideals, Says President Kenyatta

[Kenya Presidency] President Uhuru Kenyatta has said the Supreme Court ruling nullifying the August 8Presidential election sets back the democratic ideals for which Kenyans fought over many years.

[Kenya Presidency] President Uhuru Kenyatta has said the Supreme Court ruling nullifying the August 8Presidential election sets back the democratic ideals for which Kenyans fought over many years.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Tharaka-Nithi Governor Says Some of Nurses’ Demands Met

[Nation] Tharaka-Nithi Governor Muthomi Njuki has asked striking nurses in his county to resume duty after agreeing to implement part of the controversial collective bargaining agreement (CBA).

[Nation] Tharaka-Nithi Governor Muthomi Njuki has asked striking nurses in his county to resume duty after agreeing to implement part of the controversial collective bargaining agreement (CBA).

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Nine Corpses Recovered From Rann Attack By Boko Haram

[This Day] Maiduguri -The Chief Imam of Rann, Ba’liman Goni Guja, thursday told journalists that the military has released nine corpses of internally displaced persons (IDPs) killed in a farm at Daima village between Rann and Tilam on Wednesday by Boko…

[This Day] Maiduguri -The Chief Imam of Rann, Ba'liman Goni Guja, thursday told journalists that the military has released nine corpses of internally displaced persons (IDPs) killed in a farm at Daima village between Rann and Tilam on Wednesday by Boko Haram insurgents.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

ANC Stalwarts Speak on MP’s Resignation from the Ruling Party

[News24Wire] “Don’t abandon the ANC to those involved in state capture and corruption,” ANC stalwarts said in a statement on Friday reacting to former MP Makhosi Khoza’s decision to quit the party.

[News24Wire] "Don't abandon the ANC to those involved in state capture and corruption," ANC stalwarts said in a statement on Friday reacting to former MP Makhosi Khoza's decision to quit the party.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa