No Movement for Eagles in May FIFA Ranking

[This Day] Lack of activities since Super Eagles’ last friendly game with Senegal in London has resulted in Nigeria’s static rating at 40th spot in the latest FIFA Ranking for the month of May released on Thursday.

[This Day] Lack of activities since Super Eagles' last friendly game with Senegal in London has resulted in Nigeria's static rating at 40th spot in the latest FIFA Ranking for the month of May released on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Federal Civil Servants Threaten Strike Over Unpaid N200 Billion Salaries

[Premium Times] The Association of Senior Civil Servants, ASCSN, of Nigeria has resolved to proceed with an indefinite strike if the federal government does not address the non-payment of their N200 billion promotion, salaries and death remunerations.

[Premium Times] The Association of Senior Civil Servants, ASCSN, of Nigeria has resolved to proceed with an indefinite strike if the federal government does not address the non-payment of their N200 billion promotion, salaries and death remunerations.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

If Coligny Farmers Get Bail, There Will Be Violence – Cop

[News24Wire] If the two farmers accused of killing a teenager in Coligny, North West, are released on bail there would be public violence, a police officer said on Friday.

[News24Wire] If the two farmers accused of killing a teenager in Coligny, North West, are released on bail there would be public violence, a police officer said on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Opposition Leader Khupe Slams Former Central Bank Boss Gono Schemes

[New Zimbabwe] OPPOSITION MDC-T Vice President Thokozani Khupe is no farmer, and yet – without asking for one – she found a brand new tractor in her backyard, delivered by then Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) governor Gideon Gono.

[New Zimbabwe] OPPOSITION MDC-T Vice President Thokozani Khupe is no farmer, and yet - without asking for one - she found a brand new tractor in her backyard, delivered by then Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) governor Gideon Gono.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

War Veterans’ Leaders Matemadanda, Mahiya Gagged

[The Herald] Zimbabwe National Liberation War Veterans Association (ZNLWVA) chairperson Mr Christopher Mutsvangwa yesterday called his lieutenants — Messrs Victor Matemadanda and Douglas Mahiya — to order, barring them from speaking on behalf of libe…

[The Herald] Zimbabwe National Liberation War Veterans Association (ZNLWVA) chairperson Mr Christopher Mutsvangwa yesterday called his lieutenants -- Messrs Victor Matemadanda and Douglas Mahiya -- to order, barring them from speaking on behalf of liberation war fighters.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Fidelity Insurance Premiums Fall

[The Herald] FIDELITY Life Assurance of Zimbabwe saw net insurance premiums fall to $14,8 million in the 12 months to December 31, 2016 against $16,6 million recorded the prior year, which the group blamed on the “difficult operating environment”.

[The Herald] FIDELITY Life Assurance of Zimbabwe saw net insurance premiums fall to $14,8 million in the 12 months to December 31, 2016 against $16,6 million recorded the prior year, which the group blamed on the "difficult operating environment".

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Former National Airline Boss Chikumba Bail Hearing Deferred

[The Herald] The High Court has postponed hearing the application by former Air Zimbabwe chief executive Peter Chikumba for extension of bail until the determination of his fresh appeal at the Supreme Court.

[The Herald] The High Court has postponed hearing the application by former Air Zimbabwe chief executive Peter Chikumba for extension of bail until the determination of his fresh appeal at the Supreme Court.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

ANC, DA Debate Racism, Transformation in Western Cape

[News24Wire] According to the African National Congress, the Western Cape is a “bastion of racism”, while the Democratic Alliance says the province it governs is “radically transformed”, the Western Cape legislature heard on Thursday.

[News24Wire] According to the African National Congress, the Western Cape is a "bastion of racism", while the Democratic Alliance says the province it governs is "radically transformed", the Western Cape legislature heard on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ugandan Lawyer Honored With German Africa Prize

[Deutsche Welle] DW has learned that Ugandan human rights lawyer Nicholas Opiyo has won the 2017 German Africa Prize. He has been honored for his role in protecting peace, democracy, and human rights.

[Deutsche Welle] DW has learned that Ugandan human rights lawyer Nicholas Opiyo has won the 2017 German Africa Prize. He has been honored for his role in protecting peace, democracy, and human rights.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda