I Was Not Slapped Over Age Limit, MP Explains Fracas

[Monitor] Kaliro Woman Member of Parliament has vowed to go against a section of her voters, who over the weekend confronted her in the district warning her against tampering with Article 102(b) of Constitution.

[Monitor] Kaliro Woman Member of Parliament has vowed to go against a section of her voters, who over the weekend confronted her in the district warning her against tampering with Article 102(b) of Constitution.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

90 Days for My Recall Process Has Expired – Melaye

[Leadership] Abuja -Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye yesterday said the recall process being carried out against him by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on account of petitions received for that purpose from some register…

[Leadership] Abuja -Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye yesterday said the recall process being carried out against him by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on account of petitions received for that purpose from some registered voters from his senatorial district, has been overtaken by event.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Buhari Involves Saraki, Dogara, CJN in His Economic Reforms

[Vanguard] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari’s economic reforms on ease of doing business, tagged: Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council, PEBEC, has expanded its meeting to include the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, Speaker of the House …

[Vanguard] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari's economic reforms on ease of doing business, tagged: Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council, PEBEC, has expanded its meeting to include the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara and the Chief Justice of the Federation, Justice Walter Onnoghen.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

How Nnewi Became the Political Bride

[Vanguard] THE industrial town of Nnewi has suddenly become a political pride as the major political parties contesting the November 18 governorship went to the town to shop for running mates.

[Vanguard] THE industrial town of Nnewi has suddenly become a political pride as the major political parties contesting the November 18 governorship went to the town to shop for running mates.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Why PDP’ll Produce President in 2019 – Prof Adedoja

[Vanguard] Abuja -Former Minister of Sports and Special Duties, Professor Taoheed Adedoja, has promised to work tirelessly to help the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to produce the President of Nigeria in 2019, if he was elected national chairman of th…

[Vanguard] Abuja -Former Minister of Sports and Special Duties, Professor Taoheed Adedoja, has promised to work tirelessly to help the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to produce the President of Nigeria in 2019, if he was elected national chairman of the party in December 2017 at the party's elective national convention.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Girl With Disability Abused On School Bus

[HRW] The video is distressing: A 16-year-old girl with multiple disabilities cowering in her bus seat as she is struck repeatedly by her caregiver. Seconds later the driver appears and drags the girl violently off the bus, dumping her onto the street …

[HRW] The video is distressing: A 16-year-old girl with multiple disabilities cowering in her bus seat as she is struck repeatedly by her caregiver. Seconds later the driver appears and drags the girl violently off the bus, dumping her onto the street where she crumples to the ground. They then drive off, leaving her on her own.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Cape Town Gets Tough With Delinquent Water Users

[News24Wire] The City of Cape Town plans to install roughly 2 000 water management devices per week on properties of excessive users to force down consumption, mayoral committee Xanthea Limberg said on Monday.

[News24Wire] The City of Cape Town plans to install roughly 2 000 water management devices per week on properties of excessive users to force down consumption, mayoral committee Xanthea Limberg said on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa