Abductors Demand N100 Million Ransom for DPO Kidnapped in Delta

[Guardian] Asaba -Abductors of the Divisional Police Officer (DPO) in charge of C Division Police Station in Asaba, Delta State, Mr. Valentine Mbalu, have opened negotiation with his family members and are demanding N100 million ransom to secure the co…

[Guardian] Asaba -Abductors of the Divisional Police Officer (DPO) in charge of C Division Police Station in Asaba, Delta State, Mr. Valentine Mbalu, have opened negotiation with his family members and are demanding N100 million ransom to secure the cop's release.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

County Ordered to Respond to Case Opposing Sh200bn Project

[Nation] The Mombasa government has been directed to file a response to a petition by residents of an estate earmarked for demolition and reconstruction in a Sh200 billion housing project.

[Nation] The Mombasa government has been directed to file a response to a petition by residents of an estate earmarked for demolition and reconstruction in a Sh200 billion housing project.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Government Urged to Ensure Pastoral Children Access Education

[Nation] The Kenya National Union of Teachers (Knut ) has accused the government of failing to put in place a compressive strategy that will see pastoral children access education.

[Nation] The Kenya National Union of Teachers (Knut ) has accused the government of failing to put in place a compressive strategy that will see pastoral children access education.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

EACC Detectives in Surprise Raid At Kitui County Offices

[Nation] Payments for infrastructure contracts worth Sh1.3 billion in Kitui County now hang in the balance after detectives from the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission carted away crucial documents in surprise raid.

[Nation] Payments for infrastructure contracts worth Sh1.3 billion in Kitui County now hang in the balance after detectives from the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission carted away crucial documents in surprise raid.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Trevor Noah Named a Time Magazine ‘Next Generation Leader’

[This is Africa] South African comedian Trevor Noah has been in the news of late and it’s been for all the good reasons. From a New York Bestselling book, Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood, to his recent swanky acquisition, a $10 mil…

[This is Africa] South African comedian Trevor Noah has been in the news of late and it's been for all the good reasons. From a New York Bestselling book, Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood, to his recent swanky acquisition, a $10 million house, The Daily Show host is now a TIME magazine 'next generation leader.'

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa