Igbo Plan U.S. Summit to Chart Future Ahead of 2019

[Guardian] Abuja -Ndigbo in Diaspora is to chart a course for the ethnic group ahead of happenings in 2019 at its yearly convention to be organised by the World Igbo Congress (WIC) in Nashville, Tennessee, United States from August 30 to September 3, 2…

[Guardian] Abuja -Ndigbo in Diaspora is to chart a course for the ethnic group ahead of happenings in 2019 at its yearly convention to be organised by the World Igbo Congress (WIC) in Nashville, Tennessee, United States from August 30 to September 3, 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Be Careful, Your Favourite Booze May Not Be Safe to Drink!

[Nairobi News] A crackdown by Nairobi City County Alcoholic Control and Licensing Board has unearthed a tax evasion racket by dealers faking the standardization mark of quality by Kenya Bureau of Standards.

[Nairobi News] A crackdown by Nairobi City County Alcoholic Control and Licensing Board has unearthed a tax evasion racket by dealers faking the standardization mark of quality by Kenya Bureau of Standards.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

PDP Flays Presidency, APC Over N1 Trillion MTN Fine

[Guardian] Abuja and Lagos -The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has charged President Muhammadu Buhari to clear the air on allegations of corruption that have pervaded the recovery of the N1.03 trillion fine imposed on MTN Nigeria.

[Guardian] Abuja and Lagos -The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has charged President Muhammadu Buhari to clear the air on allegations of corruption that have pervaded the recovery of the N1.03 trillion fine imposed on MTN Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Second Day of Demos Over Port Sudan Power Cuts

[Radio Dabanga] Port Sudan -On Wednesday, demonstrations continued in parts of the southern districts of Port Sudan in protest against power cuts and lack of water, while the rest of the city witnessed quiet after Tuesday’s demonstrations until late at…

[Radio Dabanga] Port Sudan -On Wednesday, demonstrations continued in parts of the southern districts of Port Sudan in protest against power cuts and lack of water, while the rest of the city witnessed quiet after Tuesday's demonstrations until late at night in most districts of the city.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Darfur Rebels – ‘Retreating Militiamen’ Burn Six Villages in Ongoing Jebel Marra Battle

[Radio Dabanga] Jebel Marra -The Sudan Liberation Movement Abdelwahid faction (SLM-AW) claim to have killed 89 members of the main government Rapid Support Forces (RSF) militia during a second day of attacks by government forces on the areas controlled…

[Radio Dabanga] Jebel Marra -The Sudan Liberation Movement Abdelwahid faction (SLM-AW) claim to have killed 89 members of the main government Rapid Support Forces (RSF) militia during a second day of attacks by government forces on the areas controlled by the movement south and west of Darfur's Jebel Marra.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

International Press Freedom Watchdog Condemns ‘NISS Offensive Against Critical Journalists’

[Radio Dabanga] Paris -International press freedom watchdog Reporters Without Borders (RSF) issued a statement today condemning “another offensive against critical journalists and media outlets by Sudan’s National Intelligence and Security Service (NIS…

[Radio Dabanga] Paris -International press freedom watchdog Reporters Without Borders (RSF) issued a statement today condemning "another offensive against critical journalists and media outlets by Sudan's National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS)".

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

MPs Call for Motion of No Confidence in Sudan Finance Minister

[Radio Dabanga] Omdurman -Yesterday the independent MPs’ Alliance for Change in the Sudanese Parliament asked the Speaker of the National Assembly called for a Motion of No Confidence in the Minister of Finance for failing to manage economic conditions…

[Radio Dabanga] Omdurman -Yesterday the independent MPs' Alliance for Change in the Sudanese Parliament asked the Speaker of the National Assembly called for a Motion of No Confidence in the Minister of Finance for failing to manage economic conditions. However, the Speaker of Parliament rejected the request for reasons of 'procedural irregularities'.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Vicar General Harps On Taneneh Cemetery, Land Disputes

[Foroyaa] In the wake of events regarding the land dispute involving the residents of Taneneh village about their cemetery, the Vicar General Rev. Father Emil Sambou, has expressed his views and concerns on the issue of the burial site and the emergenc…

[Foroyaa] In the wake of events regarding the land dispute involving the residents of Taneneh village about their cemetery, the Vicar General Rev. Father Emil Sambou, has expressed his views and concerns on the issue of the burial site and the emergence of land disputes affecting mainly Christian settlements. Father Sambou spoke to this reporter in his office in Kanifing on Monday June 11th 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia