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[Cameroon Tribune] Events in the North West and South West Regions of Cameroon, especially on Friday 22 September, 2017 and 1st October, 2017 have resulted in an avalanche of reactions across the country and even abroad. As expected, while some are cal…

[Cameroon Tribune] Events in the North West and South West Regions of Cameroon, especially on Friday 22 September, 2017 and 1st October, 2017 have resulted in an avalanche of reactions across the country and even abroad. As expected, while some are calling for peace, harmony, and concord to exist in the country, others seem to be trifling with the issues, either by applying salt on injuries or simply playing with fire. Name-calling, invectives, and outright hate language appear to be progressively filling the airwaves and ev

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Opposition Dares Govt to Capacitate Elections Body

[New Zimbabwe] The opposition MDC-T party has challenged government to ensure the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) is fully capacitated to register every eligible Zimbabwean for next year’s elections.

[New Zimbabwe] The opposition MDC-T party has challenged government to ensure the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) is fully capacitated to register every eligible Zimbabwean for next year's elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Kachikwu, Baru and the NNPC Debacle

[This Day] The current NNPC debacle is probably the most embarrassing, even if mercifully, eye-opening crisis in the history of that nationally strategic institution since its creation in 1977. I seek in the following commentary to offer a number of ob…

[This Day] The current NNPC debacle is probably the most embarrassing, even if mercifully, eye-opening crisis in the history of that nationally strategic institution since its creation in 1977. I seek in the following commentary to offer a number of observations that would probably throw some light on the muck and confusion running riot out there on the matter. In my view, it was an error to have paired the Group Managing Director of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr Maikanti Baru, with Dr. Ibe Ka

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

We Are Ready for New System, Say Publishers

[Nation] Publishers have expressed confidence that they will beat the deadline for submission of manuscripts for books required for the new curriculum set to be rolled out in January next year.

[Nation] Publishers have expressed confidence that they will beat the deadline for submission of manuscripts for books required for the new curriculum set to be rolled out in January next year.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Road Accidents Cost Country U.S.$400 Million

[The Herald] The country is losing over $400 million every year to road accident-inspired costs and this requires all concerned stakeholders to work together in finding ways of reducing road carnage, Minister of State for Manicaland Provincial Affairs …

[The Herald] The country is losing over $400 million every year to road accident-inspired costs and this requires all concerned stakeholders to work together in finding ways of reducing road carnage, Minister of State for Manicaland Provincial Affairs Cde Mandi Chimene has said. Cde Chimene made these shocking revelations at Nyazura Growth Point last week, during a Road Traffic Gala organised by the Traffic Safety Council of Zimbabwe (TSCZ). The gala was meant to educate motorists and members of the public on road safe

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

NNPC Response – Kachikwu’s Board Effectively Redundant

[This Day] Lagos and Abuja -One week after a memo written by the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, to President Muhammadu Buhari, accusing the Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr….

[This Day] Lagos and Abuja -One week after a memo written by the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, to President Muhammadu Buhari, accusing the Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Baru, of not adhering to due process in the award of contracts by the corporation and insubordination was made public, NNPC in its response Monday to the issues raised in Kachikwu's letter effectively rendered the corporation's board chaired by the minister of state redundant.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria