Boko Haram Terrorists Are Dying Men Trying to Survive, Buratai Insists

[Leadership] Chief of Army Staff, (COAS), Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai yesterday said Boko Haram terrorists have been so decimated that what was being witnessed now was like the case of dying men trying to survive.

[Leadership] Chief of Army Staff, (COAS), Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai yesterday said Boko Haram terrorists have been so decimated that what was being witnessed now was like the case of dying men trying to survive.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Opposition Suspends Councilors in Post Defeat Witch Hunt

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T’s Midlands North provincial executive has suspended its entire team of councilors in Kwekwe following the party’s loss of the deputy mayoral post in the recently held Town House polls.

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T's Midlands North provincial executive has suspended its entire team of councilors in Kwekwe following the party's loss of the deputy mayoral post in the recently held Town House polls.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

$155m Alison-Madueke’s Bribery – INEC Employees Got N264m Bribe – Witness

[Leadership] The Federal High Court in Lagos was yesterday told how two Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) employees, Christian Nwosu and Yisa Adegoyin, allegedly received N264 million from former Petroleum Minister, Mrs Diezani Alison-Ma…

[Leadership] The Federal High Court in Lagos was yesterday told how two Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) employees, Christian Nwosu and Yisa Adegoyin, allegedly received N264 million from former Petroleum Minister, Mrs Diezani Alison-Madueke to rig the 2015 general election results.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

EU Presents Supporting Project for Food Security

[ANGOP] Ondjiva -An EU-funded project named “FRESAN” worth 65 million Euros to strengthen food and nutritional security for five years in provinces of Namibe, Huíla and Cunene was presented Tuesday, in Ondjiva to the local government.

[ANGOP] Ondjiva -An EU-funded project named "FRESAN" worth 65 million Euros to strengthen food and nutritional security for five years in provinces of Namibe, Huíla and Cunene was presented Tuesday, in Ondjiva to the local government.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

ICPC Raids Former VP Sambo’s Kaduna Residence

[Leadership] The operatives of Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) have raided Kaduna residence of former Vice President, Namadi Sambo, at No. 1 Alimi road for possible search which lasted two hours.

[Leadership] The operatives of Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) have raided Kaduna residence of former Vice President, Namadi Sambo, at No. 1 Alimi road for possible search which lasted two hours.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Aides Beat Up Prophet’s Brother for Exposing ‘Fake Miracles’

[New Zimbabwe] Brother to the prophet who claims to have God’s cell phone number, Paul Sanyangore, is lucky to be alive after his (seer) suspected bouncers pounced on him for exposing their church’s secrets in a radio show.

[New Zimbabwe] Brother to the prophet who claims to have God's cell phone number, Paul Sanyangore, is lucky to be alive after his (seer) suspected bouncers pounced on him for exposing their church's secrets in a radio show.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

72 Metric Tonnes of Yam Leave Nigeria for Europe, U.S. Today

[Leadership] Efforts by the federal government to diversify the economy is beginning to yield results, as the federal government is set to export 72 metric tonnes of yam to Europe and the United States today.

[Leadership] Efforts by the federal government to diversify the economy is beginning to yield results, as the federal government is set to export 72 metric tonnes of yam to Europe and the United States today.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

How Badly Implemented Land Reform Can Affect Wildlife – Study

[The Conversation Africa] Large carnivores are in decline all over the world. Threats like persecution and loss of both prey and habitat are key contributors. The planet’s top biodiversity hotspots have already lost around 90% of their primary (undistu…

[The Conversation Africa] Large carnivores are in decline all over the world. Threats like persecution and loss of both prey and habitat are key contributors. The planet's top biodiversity hotspots have already lost around 90% of their primary (undisturbed) vegetation, driven by factors like growth of infrastructure, agriculture and the removal of natural resources.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Iran Envoy Meets VP Mphoko

[The Herald] Iran is working on ways of using its outstanding political relations with Zimbabwe as a basis to foster closer trade and economic interaction, its ambassador to Zimbabwe Mr Ahmad Erfanian has said. Speaking after paying a courtesy call on …

[The Herald] Iran is working on ways of using its outstanding political relations with Zimbabwe as a basis to foster closer trade and economic interaction, its ambassador to Zimbabwe Mr Ahmad Erfanian has said. Speaking after paying a courtesy call on Vice President Phelekezela Mphoko at his Munhumutapa office in Harare yesterday, Mr Erfanian said he was convinced that the two countries had promising prospects of economic cooperation.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe