Emeka Ojukwu Jnr Is a Prodigal Son for Now – APGA National Chairman

[Vanguard] The All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, National Chairman, Dr. Victor Oye has described the defection of the son of the late Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu, Emeka Jnr, to APC as inconsequential to the re-election of Obiano, noting that “…

[Vanguard] The All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, National Chairman, Dr. Victor Oye has described the defection of the son of the late Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu, Emeka Jnr, to APC as inconsequential to the re-election of Obiano, noting that "he is a prodigal son for now".

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Campaign Seeks to Control Elephantiasis

[Daily News] THE government has embarked on a campaign to control Lymphatic Filariasis, commonly known as elephantiasis, in Dar es Salaam Region through massive drug administration targeting 4.5 million people aged five years and above.

[Daily News] THE government has embarked on a campaign to control Lymphatic Filariasis, commonly known as elephantiasis, in Dar es Salaam Region through massive drug administration targeting 4.5 million people aged five years and above.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Kids Deserve Protection From Mental Disorders

[Daily News] THE National Assembly was told on Tuesday that too many children in this country miss balanced diet — a critical anomaly that endangers their mental state. What many families do not know is the stark reality that unbalanced diets often tr…

[Daily News] THE National Assembly was told on Tuesday that too many children in this country miss balanced diet -- a critical anomaly that endangers their mental state. What many families do not know is the stark reality that unbalanced diets often trigger mental disorders.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Security Tight As Besigye Appears in Court

[Monitor] Security has been tightened at Rukungiri Magistrates Court where former Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye is expected to appear on charges of holding unlawfully assembly and inciting violence.

[Monitor] Security has been tightened at Rukungiri Magistrates Court where former Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye is expected to appear on charges of holding unlawfully assembly and inciting violence.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

From Napoleon to Mugabe, Hubris Is the Achilles Heel of Great Military Leaders

[Monitor] In June 1812, Napoleon Bonaparte led an army of 500,000 men to invade Russia. Napoleon was already the ruler of the French Empire, which stretched all the way to Egypt, Belgium, the Netherlands as well as much of Poland, Spain, Germany, Austr…

[Monitor] In June 1812, Napoleon Bonaparte led an army of 500,000 men to invade Russia. Napoleon was already the ruler of the French Empire, which stretched all the way to Egypt, Belgium, the Netherlands as well as much of Poland, Spain, Germany, Austria and Italy.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Couple Wins Maiden Pregnancy Pageant

[Botswana Daily News] Francistown -Kesalopa Folae and her partner Juit Tshetlhana walked away with the Best Pregnant Couple crown over the weekend after battling it out with nine other contestants.

[Botswana Daily News] Francistown -Kesalopa Folae and her partner Juit Tshetlhana walked away with the Best Pregnant Couple crown over the weekend after battling it out with nine other contestants.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Government Should Negotiate With Striking Doctors

[Monitor] On Tuesday, the National Organisation of Trade Unions (NOTU), the Uganda Medical Workers Union (UMWU) and Uganda Nurses and Midwives Union filed a suit in the High Court in Kampala challenging government’s decision to enter into negotiations …

[Monitor] On Tuesday, the National Organisation of Trade Unions (NOTU), the Uganda Medical Workers Union (UMWU) and Uganda Nurses and Midwives Union filed a suit in the High Court in Kampala challenging government's decision to enter into negotiations with the Uganda Medical Association (UMA).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Mugabe to Negotiate Exit Deal?

[News24Wire] A report on Thursday said that “a deal has been proposed that former vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa should lead a transitional government that will be constituted of stakeholders from other political parties” in Zimbabwe.

[News24Wire] A report on Thursday said that "a deal has been proposed that former vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa should lead a transitional government that will be constituted of stakeholders from other political parties" in Zimbabwe.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mugabe Set to Hand Over Power to Ex-VP Mnangagwa – Report

[Financial Gazette] President Robert Mugabe, confined by the military to his private residence since Tuesday night, is expected to hand over power imminently to his former deputy Emmerson Mnangagwa, who is believed to be planning a transitional governm…

[Financial Gazette] President Robert Mugabe, confined by the military to his private residence since Tuesday night, is expected to hand over power imminently to his former deputy Emmerson Mnangagwa, who is believed to be planning a transitional government which will include the opposition.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe