Political Aspirants Take Code of Conduct Challenge to Supreme Court

[Observer] The realities are now dawning upon Liberians (at home and abroad) as it was inevitable that this day or such a moment would come the since that fateful day when the Supreme Court upheld the constitutionality of the Code of Conduct. The infan…

[Observer] The realities are now dawning upon Liberians (at home and abroad) as it was inevitable that this day or such a moment would come the since that fateful day when the Supreme Court upheld the constitutionality of the Code of Conduct. The infant Code, finally using its teeth, has bitten its first few victims via the rejections of four political aspirants by the National Elections Commission (NEC). But these affected aspirants are not squealing in pain. No, they are barking all the way to the Supreme Court, ea

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

25-Year-Old Wins Facebook Award for Boda Boda App

[Observer] It is not every day that you meet a 25-year old Ugandan pursuing a PhD. But MOSES NAMARA is not any 25-year old. Sheila Gashishiri writes about this award winner who is making waves internationally.

[Observer] It is not every day that you meet a 25-year old Ugandan pursuing a PhD. But MOSES NAMARA is not any 25-year old. Sheila Gashishiri writes about this award winner who is making waves internationally.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

I Refused to Beg Abacha, Says Obasanjo

[Guardian] Former President of Nigeria, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo on Saturday narrated how the late Ooni of Ife, Oba Okunade Sijuwade, made spirited efforts to plead on his behalf to the late Head of State, Gen. Sani Abacha over the alleged 1995 coup plo…

[Guardian] Former President of Nigeria, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo on Saturday narrated how the late Ooni of Ife, Oba Okunade Sijuwade, made spirited efforts to plead on his behalf to the late Head of State, Gen. Sani Abacha over the alleged 1995 coup plot in which he and his erstwhile Chief of Staff, Supreme Headquarters, Gen. Shehu Musa Yar'Adua were framed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

ERA Cuts Power Tariffs By 1.7 Percent

[Observer] For the three months to September 2017, the public will spend slightly less on power after the Electricity Regulatory Authority reduced the tariffs at which the main distributor, Umeme, will charge consumers.

[Observer] For the three months to September 2017, the public will spend slightly less on power after the Electricity Regulatory Authority reduced the tariffs at which the main distributor, Umeme, will charge consumers.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Alarm As Museveni Buys More of Its Members – Report

[Observer] Cash handouts from President Museveni are softening the opposition’s defiance against his ruling NRM government and eroding the loyalty of individual members to their parties, sources have told us.

[Observer] Cash handouts from President Museveni are softening the opposition's defiance against his ruling NRM government and eroding the loyalty of individual members to their parties, sources have told us.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Five Nigerians Jailed Over £2,500,000 Scam in UK

[Vanguard] An illegal immigrant who headed a gang which used the identities of MPs, judges and police officers to con the taxpayer out of millions of pounds was jailed for more than five years.

[Vanguard] An illegal immigrant who headed a gang which used the identities of MPs, judges and police officers to con the taxpayer out of millions of pounds was jailed for more than five years.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigerian Men Are Unfaithful – Actress Sylvia Edem

[Vanguard] Sultry Nollywood actress cum producer, Sylvia Edem, has openly shunned the idea of ever settling for a Nigerian husband, saying, though, she has no problem with Nigerian men but believes they are not right for her.

[Vanguard] Sultry Nollywood actress cum producer, Sylvia Edem, has openly shunned the idea of ever settling for a Nigerian husband, saying, though, she has no problem with Nigerian men but believes they are not right for her.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria