Leo Burnett Lagos Makes History

[This Day] Following the appearance of a television commercial conceptualised by Leo Burnett Lagos for Heritage Bank in the latest edition of Lurzers Archive, Raheem Akingbolu writes on the significance of the feat for the nation’s creative industry

[This Day] Following the appearance of a television commercial conceptualised by Leo Burnett Lagos for Heritage Bank in the latest edition of Lurzers Archive, Raheem Akingbolu writes on the significance of the feat for the nation's creative industry

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Zuma Expected on Two-Day Visit

South African President Jacob Zuma will be in Zambia on a two day state visit starting on Thursday. As a prelude to the visit foreign affairs minister Harry Kalaba and South African High Commissioner Maite Nkoana-Mashabane addressed the media after … Continued

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South African President Jacob Zuma will be in Zambia on a two day state visit starting on Thursday. As a prelude to the visit foreign affairs minister Harry Kalaba and South African High Commissioner Maite Nkoana-Mashabane addressed the media after the Zambia-South Africa Joint Commission of Cooperation that was held at Pamodzi Hotel. Zuma is expected to officially launch the Oliver Tambo Heritage site in Chelstone. The South African leader will also lay wreaths at the Embassy Park Presidential burial site. This is the second time Zuma is visiting Zambia this year after having officially opened the 2017 Agriculture and Commercial show. The post Zuma Expected on Two-Day Visit appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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PF Youths Petition Speaker to Constitute Medical Board Against Kambwili

Some Patriotic Front youths provided some side entertainment when they handed a petition to parliament questioning the mental faculties of expelled Roan Member of Parliament Chishimba Kambwili. The youth led by a Munir Zulu demanded that the Speaker of the … Continued

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Some Patriotic Front youths provided some side entertainment when they handed a petition to parliament questioning the mental faculties of expelled Roan Member of Parliament Chishimba Kambwili. The youth led by a Munir Zulu demanded that the Speaker of the National Assembly constitutes a medical board to examine the mental health of Kambwili. There was no sign of police officers to break up the marchers at parliament buildings as did the group that was protesting the purchase of the 42 fire tenders at US$42 million. The petition was received by Chitambo MP Remember Mutale who promised to hand it over to the Speaker of the National Assembly for action. Kambwili has been on the ruling party’s case since been expelled and has made it his pre-occupation to verbally brutalize President Edgar Lungu and his government. The post PF Youths Petition Speaker to Constitute Medical Board Against Kambwili appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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AU Calls on Kenyatta, Odinga to Steer Kenya Out of Political Impasse

[Nation] Addis Ababa -African Union Commission Chairman Mr Moussa Faki Mahamat, has called on all stakeholders in Kenya’s electoral process to exercise leadership during this “crucial period of Kenya’s democracy.”

[Nation] Addis Ababa -African Union Commission Chairman Mr Moussa Faki Mahamat, has called on all stakeholders in Kenya's electoral process to exercise leadership during this "crucial period of Kenya's democracy."

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

In-Depth Analysis – Past Agreements On the Nile in View of the Law of Treaty and the CFA

[Addis Standard] Addis Abeba -October 11/2017 – The use of the Nile River has for centuries been monopolized by the lower riparian countries that claim ‘historic right’ over the waters. The hegemony over the Nile Waters has been under these countries, …

[Addis Standard] Addis Abeba -October 11/2017 - The use of the Nile River has for centuries been monopolized by the lower riparian countries that claim 'historic right' over the waters. The hegemony over the Nile Waters has been under these countries, thus building tensions among the riparian countries. The upper riparian countries which are sources of the water were for long alienated from their own vital resource.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Osinbajo Reiterates Govt’s Commitment to Rescue Remaining Chibok Girls

[This Day] Abuja -Vice President Yemi Osinbajo wednesday reiterated the commitment of the federal government to the release of the remaining abducted Chibok girls, saying it would send a clear message to the world that such criminal acts of abduction w…

[This Day] Abuja -Vice President Yemi Osinbajo wednesday reiterated the commitment of the federal government to the release of the remaining abducted Chibok girls, saying it would send a clear message to the world that such criminal acts of abduction would not be condoned in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

IMF Cautions Nigeria Against Misusing Borrowed Funds

[Leadership] Abuja and Lagos -The International Monetary Fund (IMF) yesterday cautioned Nigeria against misusing borrowed fund saying the growth being experienced in the country and others will be at risk if the funds borrowed are not used judiciously.

[Leadership] Abuja and Lagos -The International Monetary Fund (IMF) yesterday cautioned Nigeria against misusing borrowed fund saying the growth being experienced in the country and others will be at risk if the funds borrowed are not used judiciously.

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Amnesty International Seeks Justice for Boko Haram Suspects

[This Day] As the mass trial of Boko Haram suspects on terrorism-related charges continues in Nigeria, Amnesty International has argued that it will be impossible for the suspects to get justice without fair trials.

[This Day] As the mass trial of Boko Haram suspects on terrorism-related charges continues in Nigeria, Amnesty International has argued that it will be impossible for the suspects to get justice without fair trials.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria