Kenyatta Warns Against Secession Campaign as Nasa Vows Defiance

[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta has scoffed at opposition calls for secession and warned that stern action will be taken against anyone threatening the country’s peace and stability.

[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta has scoffed at opposition calls for secession and warned that stern action will be taken against anyone threatening the country's peace and stability.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

A New Dawn for Nigerians Living in Ghana

[Leadership] The Nigerian High Commissioner to Ghana, Ambassador Olufemi Michael Abikoye, has hit the ground running since resuming office in Accra in July. AMINA ALHASSAN chronicles his activities, one of which is attending the 7th Ghana- Nigeria Perm…

[Leadership] The Nigerian High Commissioner to Ghana, Ambassador Olufemi Michael Abikoye, has hit the ground running since resuming office in Accra in July. AMINA ALHASSAN chronicles his activities, one of which is attending the 7th Ghana- Nigeria Permanent Joint Commission meeting between 18th and 20th October, 2017 to cement and foster both bilateral and multilateral relationships that exists between Ghana and Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Three Suspects in Thika KCB Bank Heist Faces More Charges

[Nation] Three of the four suspects charged with stealing over Sh50 million from KCB Thika branch between November 18 and 20 now face additional charges of handling and being in possession of suspected stolen property.

[Nation] Three of the four suspects charged with stealing over Sh50 million from KCB Thika branch between November 18 and 20 now face additional charges of handling and being in possession of suspected stolen property.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Authorities Order Partial Closure of Enugu Airport

[Leadership] Lagos -To enable repair works on the runway of Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has announced that there will be skeletal operations at the airport while the work is on-going.

[Leadership] Lagos -To enable repair works on the runway of Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has announced that there will be skeletal operations at the airport while the work is on-going.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Many States Default in Conditions for Budget Support, Adeosun Says

[Premium Times] An update of the ongoing forensic audit of revenue accrued from revenue generating agencies and meant for the Federation Account was given today at the National Economic Council, NEC meeting presided by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo.

[Premium Times] An update of the ongoing forensic audit of revenue accrued from revenue generating agencies and meant for the Federation Account was given today at the National Economic Council, NEC meeting presided by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kadaga Blocks MPs’ Probe Into Kutesa’s Bribery Claims

[Observer] Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga has rejected a proposal by some MP to direct Foreign Affairs minister Sam Kutesa to make a statement over bribery claims against him.

[Observer] Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga has rejected a proposal by some MP to direct Foreign Affairs minister Sam Kutesa to make a statement over bribery claims against him.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

IMN Protests Continued Detention of El-Zakzaky

[Leadership] Abuja -Hundreds of members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) yesterday came out in Abuja to protest the continued detention of their leader, Sheikh Ibraheem el-Zakzaky, by the federal government, and to commemorate the two-year anni…

[Leadership] Abuja -Hundreds of members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) yesterday came out in Abuja to protest the continued detention of their leader, Sheikh Ibraheem el-Zakzaky, by the federal government, and to commemorate the two-year anniversary of the clash between the Nigerian Army and members of the group at Gyaletsu, Zaria, Kaduna State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigerian Army Restates Loyalty to Buhari

[Guardian] Ibadan -The Nigeria Army has said it will loyal to President Muhammadu Buhari while maintaining a high level of professionalism and remain apolitical in all its conducts.

[Guardian] Ibadan -The Nigeria Army has said it will loyal to President Muhammadu Buhari while maintaining a high level of professionalism and remain apolitical in all its conducts.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria