Diezani Bribe – Court Rejects Plea Bargain for INEC Official

[Daily Trust] A Federal High Court in Lagos on Thursday held that a plea bargain agreement between the EFCC and an INEC official charged with money laundering, cannot avail the accused.

[Daily Trust] A Federal High Court in Lagos on Thursday held that a plea bargain agreement between the EFCC and an INEC official charged with money laundering, cannot avail the accused.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Buhweju DPC On Spot Over Threatening Journalist

[Monitor] Mr Zadock Amanyisa, a Daily Monitor Correspondent in Greater Bushenyi region is facing threats from Mr Ben Niwamanya Kashumbusha, a police commander in Buhweju District over a story the former authored and which run in the Daily Monitor last …

[Monitor] Mr Zadock Amanyisa, a Daily Monitor Correspondent in Greater Bushenyi region is facing threats from Mr Ben Niwamanya Kashumbusha, a police commander in Buhweju District over a story the former authored and which run in the Daily Monitor last week in which residents accused Niwamanya of being involved in illegal gold mining in Katenga area.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Cop in Court Over U.S.$2 Bribe

[New Zimbabwe] A 24-year-old police officer stationed at ZRP Southerton Traffic has been dragged to courts on allegations of soliciting for a $2 bribe from a commuter bus operator.

[New Zimbabwe] A 24-year-old police officer stationed at ZRP Southerton Traffic has been dragged to courts on allegations of soliciting for a $2 bribe from a commuter bus operator.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Man Accused of Govt Assassination Plot Set for Court

[News24Wire] A man who allegedly plotted to assassinate officials perceived as state capture beneficiaries is set to make his first appearance in the Johannesburg Magistrate’s Court on Friday.

[News24Wire] A man who allegedly plotted to assassinate officials perceived as state capture beneficiaries is set to make his first appearance in the Johannesburg Magistrate's Court on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Refugees Complain About U.S.$13 Monthly Allowance

[New Zimbabwe] MIGRANTS at Chipinge’s Tongogara Refugee Camp (TRC) have expressed concern over the miserly $13.00 monthly allowance they get from the World Food Programme (WFP) in addition to a host of other problems at the facility.

[New Zimbabwe] MIGRANTS at Chipinge's Tongogara Refugee Camp (TRC) have expressed concern over the miserly $13.00 monthly allowance they get from the World Food Programme (WFP) in addition to a host of other problems at the facility.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Equatorial Guinea’s Nguema Blames Africa’s Woes On Disunity, Hails Gaddafi

[Monitor] Entebbe -The Equatorial Guinea President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, said on Wednesday night that the African continent has potential to transform from its current state of hopelessness into a modernized part of the world but disunity amon…

[Monitor] Entebbe -The Equatorial Guinea President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, said on Wednesday night that the African continent has potential to transform from its current state of hopelessness into a modernized part of the world but disunity among the 55 states was among the key problems limiting its progress.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Women Honour President Khama

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Community Court of Justice Women Forum has presented an award for peace and good governance to President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Community Court of Justice Women Forum has presented an award for peace and good governance to President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Firms in Talk With Govt Over Plan to Assemble Aircraft in Nigeria

[This Day] Austria aircraft manufacturing company, Diamond Aircraft Industries in collaboration with indigenous company, Interjet Nigeria Limited are in talks with the federal government on their plan to establish aircraft assembly plant in Nigeria.

[This Day] Austria aircraft manufacturing company, Diamond Aircraft Industries in collaboration with indigenous company, Interjet Nigeria Limited are in talks with the federal government on their plan to establish aircraft assembly plant in Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Prominent Journalist Mwalwanda Retires

[Nyasa Times] The long serving and renowned journalist for Malawi News Agency (Mana) Gospel Mwalwanda Thursday bid farewell to the Ministry of Information, Communications and Technology family having reached his retirement age.

[Nyasa Times] The long serving and renowned journalist for Malawi News Agency (Mana) Gospel Mwalwanda Thursday bid farewell to the Ministry of Information, Communications and Technology family having reached his retirement age.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi