OSIWA’s Head of Nigeria Office, Jude ILO, Detained in Abuja

[Premium Times] The Country Officer and Head of the Nigeria Office of the Open Society Initiative for West Africa (OSIWA), Udo Jude Ilo, is currently being detained in Abuja, a security source has told PREMIUM TIMES.

[Premium Times] The Country Officer and Head of the Nigeria Office of the Open Society Initiative for West Africa (OSIWA), Udo Jude Ilo, is currently being detained in Abuja, a security source has told PREMIUM TIMES.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

EFCC ‘Recovers N130 Million, Prosecute Nine in North-East’

[Premium Times] The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Gombe Zone Office, says it has recovered N130 million from the 2015 election looted funds and has convicted nine people from January to March 2018 in the zone.

[Premium Times] The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Gombe Zone Office, says it has recovered N130 million from the 2015 election looted funds and has convicted nine people from January to March 2018 in the zone.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Detained OSIWA Nigeria Director Released

[Premium Times] Udo Jude Ilo, the Nigeria office director for the Open Society Initiative for West Africa (OSIWA) has been released by the State Security Service, hours after he responded to a summon by the secret police.

[Premium Times] Udo Jude Ilo, the Nigeria office director for the Open Society Initiative for West Africa (OSIWA) has been released by the State Security Service, hours after he responded to a summon by the secret police.

Three Men Allegedly Spike Woman’s Drink, Rape Her

[New Zimbabwe] Three Harare man allegedly took turns to rape a woman without using protection in one night after spiking her drink with an unknown drug, the court heard on Thursday.

[New Zimbabwe] Three Harare man allegedly took turns to rape a woman without using protection in one night after spiking her drink with an unknown drug, the court heard on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

No Reforms No Election, Vows Chamisa

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T leader Nelson Chamisa has declared Zimbabwe will not hold an election as expected unless President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s government accedes to demands for comprehensive reforms.

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T leader Nelson Chamisa has declared Zimbabwe will not hold an election as expected unless President Emmerson Mnangagwa's government accedes to demands for comprehensive reforms.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Youngest Batswana Cabinet Minister Bogolo J Kenewendo Is Career Goals

[This is Africa] Social media users across the continent are celebrating the appointment of 30 year-old Bogolo Joy Kenewendo as Botswana’s new Investment, Trade and Industry Minister. Kenewendo first joined parliament in 2016 as an MP becoming the coun…

[This is Africa] Social media users across the continent are celebrating the appointment of 30 year-old Bogolo Joy Kenewendo as Botswana's new Investment, Trade and Industry Minister. Kenewendo first joined parliament in 2016 as an MP becoming the country's youngest MP. Kenewendo is a trained trade and economic diplomacy professional. However, her accession to parliament and cabinet at such a young age is not the only reason why she should be everyone's career goals.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana