Mugabe Wants to Displace Urban Voters – Workers Union

[New Zimbabwe] President Robert Mugabe’s clear-out vendors from central Harare is aimed at dispersing the urban vote ahead of next year’s elections, a labour union has warned.

[New Zimbabwe] President Robert Mugabe's clear-out vendors from central Harare is aimed at dispersing the urban vote ahead of next year's elections, a labour union has warned.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Age Limit – Speaker Kadaga Promises Tight Security for Opposition MPs

[Monitor] Speaker of Parlaiment Rebecca Kadaga has promised to ensure that the security of members of parliament is beefed up following a recent spate of grenade attacks.

[Monitor] Speaker of Parlaiment Rebecca Kadaga has promised to ensure that the security of members of parliament is beefed up following a recent spate of grenade attacks.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Leave Age Limit to God, Says NRM’s Nankabirwa

[Monitor] Rubanda –The government Chief Whip Ms Ruth Nankabirwa has asked Ugandans opposed to the lifting of the presidential age limit clause from the constitution to support it because it is only God that has the age limit of everybody.

[Monitor] Rubanda --The government Chief Whip Ms Ruth Nankabirwa has asked Ugandans opposed to the lifting of the presidential age limit clause from the constitution to support it because it is only God that has the age limit of everybody.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Women Lead Queues At Polling Centers in Nimba County Ahead of Opening of Polls

[FrontPageAfrica] Ganta, Nimba County -With few hours to go before Liberia’s 2017 presidential and legislative elections, unorthodox long queues have started forming at various polling centers in Ganta, Nimba County as early as 5:00 AM.

[FrontPageAfrica] Ganta, Nimba County -With few hours to go before Liberia's 2017 presidential and legislative elections, unorthodox long queues have started forming at various polling centers in Ganta, Nimba County as early as 5:00 AM.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Opposition Ordered to Respond to Election Suit

[Nation] The High Court has given Nasa leaders four days to respond to a suit filed by Pokot South MP David Pkosing who has sought to compel them to participate in the repeat poll.

[Nation] The High Court has given Nasa leaders four days to respond to a suit filed by Pokot South MP David Pkosing who has sought to compel them to participate in the repeat poll.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Rivals Slam Mugabe Cabinet ‘Yawn’

[New Zimbabwe] Zanu PF opponents have scorned President Robert Mugabe’s cabinet reshuffle Monday which saw the shock demotion of Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa to cyber security ministry leaving the treasury in the hands of the veteran leader’s cor…

[New Zimbabwe] Zanu PF opponents have scorned President Robert Mugabe's cabinet reshuffle Monday which saw the shock demotion of Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa to cyber security ministry leaving the treasury in the hands of the veteran leader's corruption accused aide, Ignatius Chombo.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Angelina Jolie Offered to Lure Kony to His Arrest – Report

[Monitor] As the hunt for the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) leader Joseph Kony continues, it turns out one of the celebrated American actress was once used as a bait to capture the seemingly elusive insurgent.

[Monitor] As the hunt for the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) leader Joseph Kony continues, it turns out one of the celebrated American actress was once used as a bait to capture the seemingly elusive insurgent.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Charge Commissioner, Accountant General to Court, Ekiti Govt Tells EFCC

[Premium Times] The Ekiti State government on Monday called on the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to charge its Commissioner for Finance, Toyin Ojo, and Accountant General, Yemisi Owolabi, to court instead of detaining them indefinitely.

[Premium Times] The Ekiti State government on Monday called on the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to charge its Commissioner for Finance, Toyin Ojo, and Accountant General, Yemisi Owolabi, to court instead of detaining them indefinitely.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria