Elections Official Roselyn Akombe ‘Removed’ from US Flight

[Nation] An Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) official was being held at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) on Wednesday morning after being removed from a flight and her luggage offloaded.

[Nation] An Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) official was being held at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) on Wednesday morning after being removed from a flight and her luggage offloaded.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Raila Odinga to Spell Out Position On Poll Results Row

[Nation] National Super Alliance (Nasa) leader Raila Odinga put off to Wednesday an announcement on his next course of action after he rejected the presidential results of last week’s General Election.

[Nation] National Super Alliance (Nasa) leader Raila Odinga put off to Wednesday an announcement on his next course of action after he rejected the presidential results of last week's General Election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Faith-Less Committee Will Have Muthambi Pay for Her Absence

[News24Wire] Minister of Public Service and Administration Faith Muthambi will have to pay out of her own pocket for the costs of a meeting she failed to attend in Parliament where her alleged misuse of funds and nepotism were among the things that wou…

[News24Wire] Minister of Public Service and Administration Faith Muthambi will have to pay out of her own pocket for the costs of a meeting she failed to attend in Parliament where her alleged misuse of funds and nepotism were among the things that would be discussed.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Suspected Target of Ozubulu Church Attack, ‘Bishop’, Visits Injured Victims

[This Day] Awka -Anambra “businessman” Aloysius Ikegwuonu, who was said to have been the target of the recent attack on St. Philip’s Catholic Church, Ozubulu in Anambra State, has visited the Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital, Nnewi, to sympa…

[This Day] Awka -Anambra "businessman" Aloysius Ikegwuonu, who was said to have been the target of the recent attack on St. Philip's Catholic Church, Ozubulu in Anambra State, has visited the Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital, Nnewi, to sympathise with victims of the attack.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria Air Force Sends Killer Airman to Death By Hanging

[This Day] Makurdi -The 10-man General Court Martial of the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) Tuesday sentenced Air Craftman Benard Kalu to death by hanging for the killing of his colleague, Corporal Oladipupo, alleged to be his girlfriend.

[This Day] Makurdi -The 10-man General Court Martial of the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) Tuesday sentenced Air Craftman Benard Kalu to death by hanging for the killing of his colleague, Corporal Oladipupo, alleged to be his girlfriend.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Clash Over Anti-Buhari Protest Leads to Closure of Abuja Market

[This Day] Abuja -An inter-ethnic clash involving northern and Igbo traders broke out Tuesday in the popular Wuse market in Abuja, following the attempt by the exponents of the ‘Our Mumu Don Do’ movement, led by Nigerian musician Charles Oputa, to hold…

[This Day] Abuja -An inter-ethnic clash involving northern and Igbo traders broke out Tuesday in the popular Wuse market in Abuja, following the attempt by the exponents of the 'Our Mumu Don Do' movement, led by Nigerian musician Charles Oputa, to hold an anti-Buhari protest in the largest market in the capital city.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria-India Trade Volume Hits $10 Billion

[This Day] Abuja -The Indian High Commissioner to Nigeria, Nagabushana Reddy has disclosed plans by his country to organise an international expo on Information Communication Technology in Nigeria as part of efforts at deepening bilateral relations wit…

[This Day] Abuja -The Indian High Commissioner to Nigeria, Nagabushana Reddy has disclosed plans by his country to organise an international expo on Information Communication Technology in Nigeria as part of efforts at deepening bilateral relations with Nigeria, even as trade relations between Nigeria and India increased to $10 billion in 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria