Lagos CP Preaches ‘Operation Know Your Neighbours’

[This Day] Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Imohimi Edgal, recently held a town hall meeting with community leaders to sensitise them on the dangers of not co-operating with the police, especially in the area of information passage. Femi Ogbonni…

[This Day] Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Imohimi Edgal, recently held a town hall meeting with community leaders to sensitise them on the dangers of not co-operating with the police, especially in the area of information passage. Femi Ogbonnikan who covered the event.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Na’abba Vows Not to Back Buhari’s Re-Election Bid

[This Day] Former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Ghali Umar Na’Abba, has disclosed that in November 2017, President Muhammadu Buhari told members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Board of Trustees (BoT) that he would seek re-election in…

[This Day] Former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Ghali Umar Na'Abba, has disclosed that in November 2017, President Muhammadu Buhari told members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Board of Trustees (BoT) that he would seek re-election in 2019.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Queen of Katwe’ Wins Chess Title for University

[East African] Phiona Mutesi’s incredible journey from an impoverished Kampala slum in Uganda, to becoming a world-class chess player was captured in the book and movie Queen of Katwe. Now she has added another accolade by leading her university to a c…

[East African] Phiona Mutesi's incredible journey from an impoverished Kampala slum in Uganda, to becoming a world-class chess player was captured in the book and movie Queen of Katwe. Now she has added another accolade by leading her university to a chess championship title.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Bebe Cool Explains His List

[Observer] On January 2, Bebe Cool posted a list on Facebook that has been a talking point in the music industry, drawing mixed reactions from fellow musicians and music fans alike.

[Observer] On January 2, Bebe Cool posted a list on Facebook that has been a talking point in the music industry, drawing mixed reactions from fellow musicians and music fans alike.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Chinamasa Threatens to Divert Civil Servants’ Wages Towards Devolution

[New Zimbabwe] Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa has admitted messing up on devolution but pledged, tongue in cheek, to donate civil servants’ salaries towards funding the programme.

[New Zimbabwe] Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa has admitted messing up on devolution but pledged, tongue in cheek, to donate civil servants' salaries towards funding the programme.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Dump Mugabe Regalia – Zanu PF Official

[New Zimbabwe] Zanu PF supporters have been ordered to immediately stop wearing party regalia displaying the face of deposed former President Robert Mugabe and wait for new attire emblazoned with a picture of their new leader, Emmerson Mnangagwa.

[New Zimbabwe] Zanu PF supporters have been ordered to immediately stop wearing party regalia displaying the face of deposed former President Robert Mugabe and wait for new attire emblazoned with a picture of their new leader, Emmerson Mnangagwa.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Kasukuwere Begging ED for Forgiveness, Claims Zanu-PF Official

[New Zimbabwe] Exiled former Zanu PF national commissar, Saviour Kasukuwere, is begging President Emmerson Mnangagwa to be allowed back into the country, a Zanu PF official has claimed.

[New Zimbabwe] Exiled former Zanu PF national commissar, Saviour Kasukuwere, is begging President Emmerson Mnangagwa to be allowed back into the country, a Zanu PF official has claimed.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Leleti Khumalo Switches From Uzalo to E.TV’s New Imbewu

[News24Wire] Actress Leleti Khumalo is jumping from one KwaZulu/Natal drama series to another and adding an executive producer title as she switches from the SABC’s Uzalo to e.tv’s new Imbewu: The Seed starting in April.

[News24Wire] Actress Leleti Khumalo is jumping from one KwaZulu/Natal drama series to another and adding an executive producer title as she switches from the SABC's Uzalo to e.tv's new Imbewu: The Seed starting in April.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Check Out Ameri-Kenyan ‘Tout’ Justo’s New Swahili Single

[Nairobi News] After wowing Kenyans with a viral video of him shouting mbao mbao! at a train station in Oregon, United States, Justin Bradford aka Justo has yet again surprised his fans, but this time with a new single.

[Nairobi News] After wowing Kenyans with a viral video of him shouting mbao mbao! at a train station in Oregon, United States, Justin Bradford aka Justo has yet again surprised his fans, but this time with a new single.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya