Businessman Sues EFCC, Others for Defamation, Harassment Over Swiss Golden

[Guardian] A Nigerian, Dickson Nonso Onuchukwu, has dragged the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Inspector-General of Police (IG) and the Lagos Commissioner of Police to court for alleged defamation of character, harassment and unlawful…

[Guardian] A Nigerian, Dickson Nonso Onuchukwu, has dragged the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Inspector-General of Police (IG) and the Lagos Commissioner of Police to court for alleged defamation of character, harassment and unlawful detention.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Sanyati Strikes Solar Plant Deal

[The Herald] Sanyati Rural District Council has struck a deal with a Germany-based firm for the setting up of a 100-megawatt solar plant in the area, an official has revealed.

[The Herald] Sanyati Rural District Council has struck a deal with a Germany-based firm for the setting up of a 100-megawatt solar plant in the area, an official has revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Can Country Replicate the Rwandan Success Story?

[The Herald] Learning, which involves increasing knowledge through the integration of best practices and lessons learnt into decision making, is arguably one of the best strategies for improvement and development.

[The Herald] Learning, which involves increasing knowledge through the integration of best practices and lessons learnt into decision making, is arguably one of the best strategies for improvement and development.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Battle Royale in Africa

[Zimbabwe Independent] Sentiment from those around the team is that Peter de Villiers is beginning to hit his stride as Zimbabwe rugby coach in the quest to take the Sables to the World Cup for the first time since 1991.

[Zimbabwe Independent] Sentiment from those around the team is that Peter de Villiers is beginning to hit his stride as Zimbabwe rugby coach in the quest to take the Sables to the World Cup for the first time since 1991.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Niger Sends Sudanese Refugees Back to Libya

[IRIN] Niger has deported at least 132 Sudanese refugees and asylum seekers back to Libya, drawing criticism that it is flouting international law by sending them back to dangerous and inhumane conditions from which they recently escaped.

[IRIN] Niger has deported at least 132 Sudanese refugees and asylum seekers back to Libya, drawing criticism that it is flouting international law by sending them back to dangerous and inhumane conditions from which they recently escaped.

source: AllAfrica News: Niger

North West Man Shot Dead With Live Ammo During Protests – IPID

[News24Wire] The man who died during protest action in the North West province was killed by live ammunition, the Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) has confirmed.

[News24Wire] The man who died during protest action in the North West province was killed by live ammunition, the Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) has confirmed.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Why We Stopped Flavour From Performing in Ebonyi

[Guardian] Abakaliki -The Ebonyi State government has explained why the government stopped popular musician, Chinedu Okoye, popularly known as Flavour, from performing at a show in Abakaliki on Sunday.

[Guardian] Abakaliki -The Ebonyi State government has explained why the government stopped popular musician, Chinedu Okoye, popularly known as Flavour, from performing at a show in Abakaliki on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ebola – FAAN Assures Passengers of Safety in Airports

[Vanguard] Following the fresh outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus in the Democratic Republic of Congo, DRC, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, FAAN, has re-assured passengers and other airport users of safety across its network of airports.

[Vanguard] Following the fresh outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus in the Democratic Republic of Congo, DRC, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, FAAN, has re-assured passengers and other airport users of safety across its network of airports.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Acting Hawks Head Congratulate Serious Anti-Corruption Unit for Western Cape Sentence

[SAPS] Pretoria -Today the Acting National Head of the Directorate For Priority Crime Investigation (Hawks) Lieutenant General Yolisa Matakata has congratulated the Cape Town’s Serious Corruption Investigation Unit for arresting and ultimately convicti…

[SAPS] Pretoria -Today the Acting National Head of the Directorate For Priority Crime Investigation (Hawks) Lieutenant General Yolisa Matakata has congratulated the Cape Town's Serious Corruption Investigation Unit for arresting and ultimately convicting senior police officers for corruption.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa