Those Who Annulled June 12 and Killed Our People Should Face Trial – Oroh

[Vanguard] Hon Abdul Oroh, a former member of the House of Representatives and commissioner in the Comrade Adams Oshiomhole led administration in Edo State had before his political career been one of the leading lights of the civil society movement. He…

[Vanguard] Hon Abdul Oroh, a former member of the House of Representatives and commissioner in the Comrade Adams Oshiomhole led administration in Edo State had before his political career been one of the leading lights of the civil society movement. He suffered brutally for his agitation for the manifestation of the June 12 mandate. He shared his experience on how he was detained for one year in this interview. Excerpts:

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

How We Can Make June 12 Count in 2019 Polls – Ayo Obe

[Vanguard] Human rights activist and lawyer, Ms Ayo Obe, as the then president of Nigeria’s foremost civil society group, the Civil Liberties Organisation, CLO, was in the thick of the struggle for the actualization of the June 12, 1993 presidential el…

[Vanguard] Human rights activist and lawyer, Ms Ayo Obe, as the then president of Nigeria's foremost civil society group, the Civil Liberties Organisation, CLO, was in the thick of the struggle for the actualization of the June 12, 1993 presidential election won by the late Chief MKO Abiola. In this chat, she shares her reflections on the election 25 years after it was annulled and how the lessons from that episode can count in future polls.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Chance for South Sudan

[Nation] The signs of tangible movement towards resolving the deadly conflict in South Sudan is good news for the region. President Salva Kiir and his former deputy, Dr Riek Machar, have in separate engagements shown their willingness to end the stalem…

[Nation] The signs of tangible movement towards resolving the deadly conflict in South Sudan is good news for the region. President Salva Kiir and his former deputy, Dr Riek Machar, have in separate engagements shown their willingness to end the stalemate.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Torturous Five Hours to Aberdares Crash Scene

[Nation] “A torturous paradise,” these were the words of a team of investigators who climbed the Elephant Hill in the Aberdares on Monday to retrieve the wreckage of the Cessna C208 aircraft that crashed last week claiming ten lives” two pilots, eight …

[Nation] "A torturous paradise," these were the words of a team of investigators who climbed the Elephant Hill in the Aberdares on Monday to retrieve the wreckage of the Cessna C208 aircraft that crashed last week claiming ten lives" two pilots, eight passengers.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Jobs At Stake, As Minister Warns Water Supply Managers

[Daily News] Dodoma -WATER project managers causing communities to suffer from lack of water on excuses of power cuts due to failure to pay power bills will cost them job losses come July 1, the Minister for Water and Irrigation, Eng. Issac Kamwelwe ha…

[Daily News] Dodoma -WATER project managers causing communities to suffer from lack of water on excuses of power cuts due to failure to pay power bills will cost them job losses come July 1, the Minister for Water and Irrigation, Eng. Issac Kamwelwe has warned.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Security Beefed Up Following Apparent Al Shabaab Threat

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Security has been beefed up in parts of North Eastern and Coastal regions following reports Al Shabaab plans attacks ahead of the marking of Eid ul Fitr on Friday.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Security has been beefed up in parts of North Eastern and Coastal regions following reports Al Shabaab plans attacks ahead of the marking of Eid ul Fitr on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Tanzanians Count Sportpesa Super Cup Gains

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The week-long SportPesa Super Cup hosted in Nakuru gave the four invited Tanzanian clubs an opportunity for post-season review with the teams saying they gained massively from the tourney after the completion of their domestic cam…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The week-long SportPesa Super Cup hosted in Nakuru gave the four invited Tanzanian clubs an opportunity for post-season review with the teams saying they gained massively from the tourney after the completion of their domestic campaign.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

More Questions Than Answers After Deadly Plane Crash

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Investigators probing June 5 Flysax plane crash in Aberdare ranges have collected all relevant samples and exhibits for analysis, to establish what caused the accident, killing all the 10 occupants on board.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Investigators probing June 5 Flysax plane crash in Aberdare ranges have collected all relevant samples and exhibits for analysis, to establish what caused the accident, killing all the 10 occupants on board.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya