Ibadan-Kaduna Rail – Govt Signs $6.68 Billion Contract

[Premium Times] The federal government on Tuesday signed $6.68 billion contract agreement for the Ibadan-Kaduna segment of the Lagos-Kano rail line with China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC).

[Premium Times] The federal government on Tuesday signed $6.68 billion contract agreement for the Ibadan-Kaduna segment of the Lagos-Kano rail line with China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

U.S. Says Mnangagwa Must Walk the Talk and Fully Implement Reforms

[New Zimbabwe] THE Trump administration is waiting for the fulfilment of reform promises made by President Emmerson Mnangagwa before it can put a seal of approval on his government, said United States of America charge D’affaires to Zimbabwe Jennifer S…

[New Zimbabwe] THE Trump administration is waiting for the fulfilment of reform promises made by President Emmerson Mnangagwa before it can put a seal of approval on his government, said United States of America charge D'affaires to Zimbabwe Jennifer Savage.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

How Corruption ‘Fought’ Me Out of Office – Buhari

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday recalled events leading to his ouster as Nigeria’s military head of state and eventual incarceration for three years by a military government that succeeded him.

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday recalled events leading to his ouster as Nigeria's military head of state and eventual incarceration for three years by a military government that succeeded him.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

EU Film Festival Returns to Harare

[New Zimbabwe] THE European Union Film Festival returned to Harare this week for its second edition and kicked off this Tuesday at Theatre in The Park, running until the 19th of May.

[New Zimbabwe] THE European Union Film Festival returned to Harare this week for its second edition and kicked off this Tuesday at Theatre in The Park, running until the 19th of May.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Rhodes University Honours Dikgang Moseneke and Yvonne Chaka-Chaka

[This is Africa] A special event was hosted by Rhodes University in Johannesburg in honour of singer Yvonne Chaka-Chaka and Justice Dikgang Moseneke at the university’s 114th graduation ceremony

[This is Africa] A special event was hosted by Rhodes University in Johannesburg in honour of singer Yvonne Chaka-Chaka and Justice Dikgang Moseneke at the university's 114th graduation ceremony

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Al Ahly Coach El Badry Resigns

[CAF] Kampala City Council Authority (KCCA) gunned down African giants Al Ahly 2-0 in their Group A Day Two clash on Tuesday in Kampala to pick up their first win at the mini-league stage.

[CAF] Kampala City Council Authority (KCCA) gunned down African giants Al Ahly 2-0 in their Group A Day Two clash on Tuesday in Kampala to pick up their first win at the mini-league stage.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda