BDK Leader Ne Muanda Nsemi Flees After DRC Jailbreak

[Al Jazeera] Supporters of a jailed Christian sect leader on Wednesday attacked the prison holding him in the Democratic Republic of Congo’s (DRC) capital, Kinshasa, freeing him and about 50 other inmates, according to officials.

[Al Jazeera] Supporters of a jailed Christian sect leader on Wednesday attacked the prison holding him in the Democratic Republic of Congo's (DRC) capital, Kinshasa, freeing him and about 50 other inmates, according to officials.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Attempt to Overthrow Buhari Will Be Opposed – APC

[Vanguard] Reacting to the statement made by the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Burutai that some politicians were approaching soldiers with the aim of usurping power, the All Progressives Congress, APC, through their National Publicity Secretary,…

[Vanguard] Reacting to the statement made by the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Burutai that some politicians were approaching soldiers with the aim of usurping power, the All Progressives Congress, APC, through their National Publicity Secretary, Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi, warned that any attempt to overthrow Buhari will be opposed and rebuffed and plotters will have themselves to blame.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Chigul, Bimbo Manuel, Ali Nuhu, Dazzle in Banana Island Ghost

[Premium Times] BAM-NEMSIA Pictures has released the first official trailer of its latest movie, Banana Island Ghost (B.I.G). It comes on the heels of Chigul aka Chioma Omeruah’s hilarious prayer for ‘Sumtin BIG’ that went viral a few weeks ago.

[Premium Times] BAM-NEMSIA Pictures has released the first official trailer of its latest movie, Banana Island Ghost (B.I.G). It comes on the heels of Chigul aka Chioma Omeruah's hilarious prayer for 'Sumtin BIG' that went viral a few weeks ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NPA Moves Against Atiku’s Biggest Cash Cow, Intels, Over TSA Policy, Project Funding

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Ports Authority and and Integrated Logistics Services Nigeria Limited (Intels), Nigeria’s leading logistic firm for the oil and gas industry, are locked in a fierce business dispute, with the NPA threatening to terminate In…

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Ports Authority and and Integrated Logistics Services Nigeria Limited (Intels), Nigeria's leading logistic firm for the oil and gas industry, are locked in a fierce business dispute, with the NPA threatening to terminate Intels' port revenue collection contract, PREMIUM TIMES can authoritatively report today.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Strides Made in Transforming the Judiciary

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The Judicial Service Commission (JSC) continues to make strides in transforming the judiciary to reflect the racial and gender composition of South African society.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The Judicial Service Commission (JSC) continues to make strides in transforming the judiciary to reflect the racial and gender composition of South African society.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Jackson Mthembu On No Confidence Motion – ‘Bring It On’

[News24Wire] If there is one thing not giving Jackson Mthembu sleepless nights, it is the pending motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma, the African National Congress chief whip said on Thursday.

[News24Wire] If there is one thing not giving Jackson Mthembu sleepless nights, it is the pending motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma, the African National Congress chief whip said on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Fisheries Official’s Laptop Seized Over Alleged Corruption

[News24Wire] A government official responsible for managing fishing allocation rights has been implicated in alleged corruption, the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries has said.

[News24Wire] A government official responsible for managing fishing allocation rights has been implicated in alleged corruption, the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries has said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Kinuthia Mbugua to Defend Nakuru Seat As an Independent

[Nation] The battle for the Nakuru governor’s seat in the August 8 elections is now set to be a heated race after the incumbent Kinuthia Mbugua officially announced he will defend the seat as an independent candidate.

[Nation] The battle for the Nakuru governor's seat in the August 8 elections is now set to be a heated race after the incumbent Kinuthia Mbugua officially announced he will defend the seat as an independent candidate.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya