Senator Collapses At Program to Endorse Vice President

[New Dawn] Unity Party chairman emeritus Cllr. Varney Sherman, who is facing trial here along with other officials on multiple charges, including economic sabotage and corruption has collapsed in the Rotunda of the Capitol Building at ceremony organize…

[New Dawn] Unity Party chairman emeritus Cllr. Varney Sherman, who is facing trial here along with other officials on multiple charges, including economic sabotage and corruption has collapsed in the Rotunda of the Capitol Building at ceremony organized by 19 senators to endorse the candidacy of Vice President Joseph Nyumah Boakai for the Presidency in the October elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Incestuous Father Faces Trial for ‘Raping’ Daughter

[Premium Times] An incestuous father, Folorunsho Oluwaseun, who allegedly turned his 17-year-old daughter into a sex object, was on Friday granted bail by an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court.

[Premium Times] An incestuous father, Folorunsho Oluwaseun, who allegedly turned his 17-year-old daughter into a sex object, was on Friday granted bail by an Ikeja Chief Magistrates' Court.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

SSS Seeks Court Order to Detain Ifeanyi Ubah for Another 14 Days

[Premium Times] The State Security Service (SSS) has approached a Federal High Court, Abuja, to detain the chairman of Capital Oil and Gas Ltd, Ifeanyi Ubah, for another 14 days pending the completion of its investigation, counsel to the businessman to…

[Premium Times] The State Security Service (SSS) has approached a Federal High Court, Abuja, to detain the chairman of Capital Oil and Gas Ltd, Ifeanyi Ubah, for another 14 days pending the completion of its investigation, counsel to the businessman told a federal court in Lagos on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Remembering Bob Marley 36 Years After

[Premium Times] May 11 is globally recognized as Bob Marley’s Day. A day observed by playing the songs of the reggae maestro and showcasing the Rastafarian root culture.

[Premium Times] May 11 is globally recognized as Bob Marley's Day. A day observed by playing the songs of the reggae maestro and showcasing the Rastafarian root culture.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Highlanders Coach Akbay Rues His Prince’s Injury

[The Herald] Highlanders coach Erol Akbay says the injury to young forward Prince Dube has had a huge impact on his game plan ahead of the big clash against traditional rivals Dynamos at Barbourfields on Sunday. Dube has been ruled out of the big game …

[The Herald] Highlanders coach Erol Akbay says the injury to young forward Prince Dube has had a huge impact on his game plan ahead of the big clash against traditional rivals Dynamos at Barbourfields on Sunday. Dube has been ruled out of the big game after picking an injury in their last match which ended goalless at Chapungu on Saturday. The Zimbabwe youth international is expected to be out for five weeks with a pulled muscle.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

New Inclusive Govt Formed

[East African] Sudanese Prime Minister Bakri Hassan Saleh on Thursday announced the formation of the new government of national unity that includes the opposition.

[East African] Sudanese Prime Minister Bakri Hassan Saleh on Thursday announced the formation of the new government of national unity that includes the opposition.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Brothers of Former President Jammeh Arrested – Report

[Foroyaa] A police insider informed Foroyaa that three natives of Kanilai and brothers of former President Jammeh were arrested and taken to Police headquarters in Banjul, yesterday at around 8am.

[Foroyaa] A police insider informed Foroyaa that three natives of Kanilai and brothers of former President Jammeh were arrested and taken to Police headquarters in Banjul, yesterday at around 8am.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

The Fuzzy Logic of Radical Economic Transformation

[ISS] ‘Radical economic transformation’ (sometimes ‘radical socio-economic transformation’) has become the battle cry – or more prosaically the bumper sticker – of the Jacob Zuma-Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma faction of the African National Congress (ANC) as …

[ISS] 'Radical economic transformation' (sometimes 'radical socio-economic transformation') has become the battle cry - or more prosaically the bumper sticker - of the Jacob Zuma-Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma faction of the African National Congress (ANC) as the battle for the heart and soul of South Africa's ruling party hots up. It's also probably their only survival strategy.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Kenyans Start to Verify Voter Registration Status

[East African] The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has called on the over 19 million registered Kenyan voters to verify their details starting Thursday, May 11 in all the 290 constituencies.

[East African] The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has called on the over 19 million registered Kenyan voters to verify their details starting Thursday, May 11 in all the 290 constituencies.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya