Obasanjo’s Disciples Should Join PDP to Ease Buhari Out

[Vanguard] Erstwhile deputy speaker of the House of Representatives, Sir Austin Opara and chieftain of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP has been a recurring decimal in the politics of Rivers State and the nation at large.

[Vanguard] Erstwhile deputy speaker of the House of Representatives, Sir Austin Opara and chieftain of the People's Democratic Party, PDP has been a recurring decimal in the politics of Rivers State and the nation at large.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Re-Ordering of Elections – Lawyer Drags Buhari, NASS, Saraki, Others to Court

[Vanguard] Abuja -The re-ordering of the sequence of the 2019 general election by National Assembly has taken a new turn as an Abuja-based lawyer, Mr. Chyma Anthony, filled a suit before a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, challenging the legitimacy…

[Vanguard] Abuja -The re-ordering of the sequence of the 2019 general election by National Assembly has taken a new turn as an Abuja-based lawyer, Mr. Chyma Anthony, filled a suit before a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, challenging the legitimacy of the legislature to pass the bill.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Won’t Renew Cooperation Agreement With HRW, Says Justice Official

[New Times] Human Rights Watch (HRW) has consistently been violating agreements it signed with the Government of Rwanda regarding cooperation in its reports, and, therefore, the Government will not continue to work with it if the status quo remains, th…

[New Times] Human Rights Watch (HRW) has consistently been violating agreements it signed with the Government of Rwanda regarding cooperation in its reports, and, therefore, the Government will not continue to work with it if the status quo remains, the Ministry of Justice has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Pentagon Waiting to Release Results of Investigation into Deadly Niger Ambush

[VOA] U.S. lawmakers are no closer to getting a look at the completed report on an ambush by an Islamic State-affiliated group that killed four U.S. special forces soldiers last October in Niger.

[VOA] U.S. lawmakers are no closer to getting a look at the completed report on an ambush by an Islamic State-affiliated group that killed four U.S. special forces soldiers last October in Niger.

source: AllAfrica News: Niger

Minister Restates Commitment to ICT-Enhanced Education

[This Day] The Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu has expressed the hope of seeing the sector embrace the use of technologies to meet the human resource requirements of the nation for attaining sustainable socio-economic development, global comp…

[This Day] The Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu has expressed the hope of seeing the sector embrace the use of technologies to meet the human resource requirements of the nation for attaining sustainable socio-economic development, global competitiveness, as well as the individual's ability to survive in the contemporary society.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Mugabe, Mutinhiri in Maternal Pact’

[The Herald] Former president Mr Robert Mugabe and Brigadier-General Ambrose Mutinhiri (Retired) — understood to be his proxy in the former First Family’s political project, New Patriotic Front (NPF) — are trying to launch their dynastic political en…

[The Herald] Former president Mr Robert Mugabe and Brigadier-General Ambrose Mutinhiri (Retired) -- understood to be his proxy in the former First Family's political project, New Patriotic Front (NPF) -- are trying to launch their dynastic political enterprise through their maternal ties, ex-Zipra cadres have said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Nine Arrested Over Opposition Violence

[The Herald] Nine people, including Bulawayo deputy mayor Gift Banda and two other councillors, have been arrested in connection with violence that rocked MDC-T provincial offices in the city on Sunday, which left more than 15 people injured. Violent s…

[The Herald] Nine people, including Bulawayo deputy mayor Gift Banda and two other councillors, have been arrested in connection with violence that rocked MDC-T provincial offices in the city on Sunday, which left more than 15 people injured. Violent skirmishes that lasted for over two hours broke out as party supporters clashed along factional lines.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

World Cup Trophy Receives Warm Welcome At Lugogo Cricket Oval

[Independent (Kampala)] JULIUS BUSINGE -On March 6, the World Cup Trophy, valued at US$10 million (Ushs 36bn), spent most hours of the day at Lugogo Cricket Oval where hundreds of people got a chance to get closer to it and have a photo opportunity.

[Independent (Kampala)] JULIUS BUSINGE -On March 6, the World Cup Trophy, valued at US$10 million (Ushs 36bn), spent most hours of the day at Lugogo Cricket Oval where hundreds of people got a chance to get closer to it and have a photo opportunity.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

President Adds Anglophones to Cabinet

[VOA] This week’s Cabinet reshuffle in Cameroon appears unlikely to herald change in the government’s approach to the crisis in the anglophone regions. The crisis began nearly a year-and-a-half ago and has grown more violent. Stabilizing the anglophone…

[VOA] This week's Cabinet reshuffle in Cameroon appears unlikely to herald change in the government's approach to the crisis in the anglophone regions. The crisis began nearly a year-and-a-half ago and has grown more violent. Stabilizing the anglophone regions is seen as a priority ahead of nationwide elections later this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Big Four Agenda’s Massive Opportunities for Local and Global Private Sector – Kenyatta

[Kenya Presidency] President Uhuru Kenyatta has said the Big Four agenda offers many opportunities for the private sector to create wealth for the country’s citizens.

[Kenya Presidency] President Uhuru Kenyatta has said the Big Four agenda offers many opportunities for the private sector to create wealth for the country's citizens.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya