Buhari Urged to Extend Audit Panel on Loot to Obasanjo, Yar’Adua and Jonathan Govts

[This Day] A civil society organisation, Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), has sent an open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari welcoming the inauguration of the Audit Committee on the Recovery and Management of Stolen Assets a…

[This Day] A civil society organisation, Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), has sent an open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari welcoming the inauguration of the Audit Committee on the Recovery and Management of Stolen Assets as a partial fulfillment of the judgment by Justice Mohammed Idris of the Federal High Court in Lagos.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

700km in Two Days to See Oil Roads Project

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Allen Kagina, the executive director of the Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) is a prayerful woman. She prays at meetings, journeys, meals, and anything. Now, however, she possibly needs prayers more than ever befo…

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Allen Kagina, the executive director of the Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) is a prayerful woman. She prays at meetings, journeys, meals, and anything. Now, however, she possibly needs prayers more than ever before - for Uganda's so-called oil roads.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Electricity – Illegal Disconnections, Fleecing, Monsters for DISCOs Customers

[Daily Trust] Pyakasa is a sprawling village in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). It’s about 12 kilometres from Abuja City Centre. An uphill area of about seven minutes’ drive from Lugbe town along Airport road, Pyakasa shares boundary with three ot…

[Daily Trust] Pyakasa is a sprawling village in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). It's about 12 kilometres from Abuja City Centre. An uphill area of about seven minutes' drive from Lugbe town along Airport road, Pyakasa shares boundary with three other communities, including Aleyita and Chika.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Algeria-Based Zim Students in Demo Over Cash, Zim Embassy Unleashes Cops On Them

[New Zimbabwe] HARARE diplomats in Algeria Sunday unleashed police on more than 300 Zimbabwean students studying and living in that country after they staged a sit-in demonstration outside the embassy in an effort to have the consulate look into their …

[New Zimbabwe] HARARE diplomats in Algeria Sunday unleashed police on more than 300 Zimbabwean students studying and living in that country after they staged a sit-in demonstration outside the embassy in an effort to have the consulate look into their plight.

source: AllAfrica News: Algeria

Rethinking Politics in Africa

[Independent (Kampala)] There is a widespread assumption that presidents in Africa who rule for long do so out of personal greed for power. This accusation has been made against Robert Mugabe who ruled Zimbabwe for 37 before he was forced to resign rec…

[Independent (Kampala)] There is a widespread assumption that presidents in Africa who rule for long do so out of personal greed for power. This accusation has been made against Robert Mugabe who ruled Zimbabwe for 37 before he was forced to resign recently. It is also the accusation against President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda as the ruling party seeks to amend the constitution and remove age limits so that he can run for the presidency in 2021. Yet when individual cases are examined closely, one finds the reality much more compl

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

A New Dawn for the People’s Democratic Party?

[This Day] The election of Uche Secondus as the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party brings with it new opportunities and challenges. His ability to meander through the political landmines ahead will determine how the party fares in the 20…

[This Day] The election of Uche Secondus as the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party brings with it new opportunities and challenges. His ability to meander through the political landmines ahead will determine how the party fares in the 2019 general election.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Reverse All Former Minister Chombo’s Land Deals

[New Zimbabwe] Mutare -The MDC-T led council is demanding that all land deals which were authorized by under fire former finance and local government minister Ignatius Chombo be reversed.

[New Zimbabwe] Mutare -The MDC-T led council is demanding that all land deals which were authorized by under fire former finance and local government minister Ignatius Chombo be reversed.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Tough Battle in Kakamega as Uganda, Ethiopia Lock Horns

[Nation] The quest for semi-final slots in Group ‘B’ of the Cecafa Senior Challenge Cup intensifies sUNDAY when defending champions Uganda Cranes face off with Ethiopia in their last group match at the Bukhungu Stadium in Kakamega.

[Nation] The quest for semi-final slots in Group 'B' of the Cecafa Senior Challenge Cup intensifies sUNDAY when defending champions Uganda Cranes face off with Ethiopia in their last group match at the Bukhungu Stadium in Kakamega.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda