Opposition United in Motion Against Zuma, but Divided On Early Polls

[News24Wire] Opposition parties have united in recent weeks in calling for President Jacob Zuma to be removed, but appear divided on what should happen if the motion of no confidence against him succeeds.

[News24Wire] Opposition parties have united in recent weeks in calling for President Jacob Zuma to be removed, but appear divided on what should happen if the motion of no confidence against him succeeds.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Police Arrest Over 100 in Anti-Kabila Protests

[Al Jazeera] Police in Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) arrested more than 100 people as they cracked down on protesters demanding that President Joseph Kabila leave power by the end of the year, according to two rights groups.

[Al Jazeera] Police in Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) arrested more than 100 people as they cracked down on protesters demanding that President Joseph Kabila leave power by the end of the year, according to two rights groups.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Application for Arrest of Lobby Group Leader Launched

[News24Wire] The South African National Editors Forum (Sanef), amaBhungane managing partner Sam Sole and HuffPost SA editor-at-large Ferial Haffajee on Tuesday launched an urgent application in the North Gauteng High Court to arrest Black First Land Fi…

[News24Wire] The South African National Editors Forum (Sanef), amaBhungane managing partner Sam Sole and HuffPost SA editor-at-large Ferial Haffajee on Tuesday launched an urgent application in the North Gauteng High Court to arrest Black First Land First (BLF) leader Andile Mngxitama.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

How Jinja Officials Sold Govt Land to an Indian ‘Investor’

[Observer] Yesterday, Frederick Gume Ngobi, the state minister for Cooperatives, appeared before the Justice Catherine Bamugemereire-led land commission to explain how, as then Jinja district LC-V chairperson, he participated in the sale of Block 103, …

[Observer] Yesterday, Frederick Gume Ngobi, the state minister for Cooperatives, appeared before the Justice Catherine Bamugemereire-led land commission to explain how, as then Jinja district LC-V chairperson, he participated in the sale of Block 103, Plot 2 in Jinja to Jadhvini Harehes, an Indian.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Obasanjo, Others Exit Affected Us, But… – – PDP

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday, assured Nigerians that it would remain a national platform that will never die due to the exit of big personalities as proven by the case of former President Olusegun Obasanjo, former Vice…

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday, assured Nigerians that it would remain a national platform that will never die due to the exit of big personalities as proven by the case of former President Olusegun Obasanjo, former Vice President Atiku Abubakar and even governors.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

U.S. Faults Army’s Claim of Boko Haram Defeat in N-East

[Vanguard] The United States Department of State is worried about Nigeria’s inability to effectively secure and hold onto territories recaptured from Boko Haram terrorists despite the successes recorded by the Multi-National Joint Task Force.

[Vanguard] The United States Department of State is worried about Nigeria's inability to effectively secure and hold onto territories recaptured from Boko Haram terrorists despite the successes recorded by the Multi-National Joint Task Force.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Crack in Lagos APC Deepens As Fashola Shuns #LagosLGPolls

[Vanguard] The cracks within the ranks of Lagos All Progressives Congress, APC, deepened at the weekend as the immediate past governor of the state and Minister of Works, Housing and Power, Babatunde Fashola shunned the council election held across the…

[Vanguard] The cracks within the ranks of Lagos All Progressives Congress, APC, deepened at the weekend as the immediate past governor of the state and Minister of Works, Housing and Power, Babatunde Fashola shunned the council election held across the state on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Family Want Fresh Investigation Into Father’s Death

[Monitor] Kampala -The family of slain Jackson Rukutwa has petitioned the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) and Inspector General of Police (IGP) to conduct fresh investigations into the deceased’s murder.

[Monitor] Kampala -The family of slain Jackson Rukutwa has petitioned the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) and Inspector General of Police (IGP) to conduct fresh investigations into the deceased's murder.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda