Stop Tagging Ethnic Groups As Criminals, Sultan Pleads With Nigerians

[Premium Times] The Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar, has appealed to Nigerians to desist from tagging members of ethnic groups different from their own as criminals.

[Premium Times] The Sultan of Sokoto, Sa'ad Abubakar, has appealed to Nigerians to desist from tagging members of ethnic groups different from their own as criminals.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Cabinet Approves U.S.$6.7 Billion for Ibadan-Kaduna Rail Project

[Premium Times] The Federal Executive Council, FEC, has approved a memo presented by the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, for the construction of a rail line from Ibadan, Oyo State, to Kaduna.

[Premium Times] The Federal Executive Council, FEC, has approved a memo presented by the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, for the construction of a rail line from Ibadan, Oyo State, to Kaduna.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

KRA Bans Stripping of Containers Destined for Zanzibar

[Capital FM] Kenya -The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) has banned the stripping of cargo containers at the port of Mombasa before onward conveyance by dhows to various consignees in Zanzibar.

[Capital FM] Kenya -The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) has banned the stripping of cargo containers at the port of Mombasa before onward conveyance by dhows to various consignees in Zanzibar.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Anti-Corruption Body Not Targeting Grace Mugabe Over PhD

[New Zimbabwe] THE Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (Zacc) has denied its renewed pursuit of University of Zimbabwe (UZ) officials accused of fraudulently awarding former First Lady, Grace a PhD would lead to her eventual arrest.

[New Zimbabwe] THE Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (Zacc) has denied its renewed pursuit of University of Zimbabwe (UZ) officials accused of fraudulently awarding former First Lady, Grace a PhD would lead to her eventual arrest.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Chamisa Disowns Khupe Bashers, Says Violence Unacceptable

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T acting President Nelson Chamisa has disowned activists who attacked Vice President Thokozani Khuphe at late party leader Morgan Tsvangirai’s burial in Buhera on Tuesday.

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T acting President Nelson Chamisa has disowned activists who attacked Vice President Thokozani Khuphe at late party leader Morgan Tsvangirai's burial in Buhera on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Tsvangirai Family Says Will Work With Constitutionally Elected MDC-T Leader

[New Zimbabwe] THE family of the late MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai said it would lend its support to a party leader who only takes over the reins from the former Prime Minister through constitutional means.

[New Zimbabwe] THE family of the late MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai said it would lend its support to a party leader who only takes over the reins from the former Prime Minister through constitutional means.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Zanu-PF Youth Plan to Visit Mugabe on Birthday Fizzles Out

[New Zimbabwe] Zanu-PF youths Wednesday hinted at their possible snub by former President Robert Mugabe after earlier plans to visit the now 94-year-old’s Harare private home to join him celebrate his birthday failed to materialise.

[New Zimbabwe] Zanu-PF youths Wednesday hinted at their possible snub by former President Robert Mugabe after earlier plans to visit the now 94-year-old's Harare private home to join him celebrate his birthday failed to materialise.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Military Rescues Dozens of Girls After Suspected Boko Haram Kidnapping

[Deutsche Welle] Nigeria’s military has said it rescued scores of girls who went missing after a militant attack on a school earlier this week. Their abduction was similar to the case of the 276 Chibok girls, who were taken in 2014.

[Deutsche Welle] Nigeria's military has said it rescued scores of girls who went missing after a militant attack on a school earlier this week. Their abduction was similar to the case of the 276 Chibok girls, who were taken in 2014.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kampyongo Warns Jerabos; “The Law Will Deal With You”

Home Affairs Minister Steven Kampyongo has warned Jerabos against causing confusion in Chingola District. Kampyongo sounded the warning following a series of reports of lawlessness among the Jerabos in Chingola. He said his Ministry will not allow lawlessness to continue … Continued

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Home Affairs Minister Steven Kampyongo has warned Jerabos against causing confusion in Chingola District. Kampyongo sounded the warning following a series of reports of lawlessness among the Jerabos in Chingola. He said his Ministry will not allow lawlessness to continue and will put in place measures to ensure that sanity is restored in the district. “I want to make it very clear that we will not allow any lawlessness in Chingola district especially where illegal mining activities are concerned. I don’t care whether you are a Jerabo or what we must all respect the laws of the land,†the Shiwang’andu Parliamentarian warned. He said security will be heightened in the district and ensure that communities are not made to live under fear. Kampyongo warned that law enforcers will not spare anyone that will be found engaging in lawlessness behaviour. Recently some Jerabos in Chingola terrorised communities after one person from a rival group was shot and died at the hospital following a scuffle. The post Kampyongo Warns Jerabos; “The Law Will Deal With You” appeared first on Zambia Reports.

source: Zambia Reports