Security Council Strongly Condemns Continued Fighting

[UN News] The Security Council has strongly condemned continued fighting across South Sudan, particularly incidents in the country’s Equatoria and Upper Nile regions, and called on all parties to cease hostilities immediately.

[UN News] The Security Council has strongly condemned continued fighting across South Sudan, particularly incidents in the country's Equatoria and Upper Nile regions, and called on all parties to cease hostilities immediately.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Former Vice-President Mujuru Outwits Bigwigs

[Zimbabwe Standard] Former vice-president Joice Mujuru’s bid to retain control of her Zimbabwe People First (ZimPF) party in the face of a spirited campaign to dislodge her by former Zanu PF heavyweights received a major boost yesterday when war vetera…

[Zimbabwe Standard] Former vice-president Joice Mujuru's bid to retain control of her Zimbabwe People First (ZimPF) party in the face of a spirited campaign to dislodge her by former Zanu PF heavyweights received a major boost yesterday when war veterans threw their weight behind her leadership.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Anxiety Mounts Over Closure of Abuja Airport

[Guardian] With the planned closure of Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA) on March 8, air travelers to Abuja and environs may be in for tough times, as foreign airlines plying the route are pulling out of the plan to divert traffic to Kaduna a…

[Guardian] With the planned closure of Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA) on March 8, air travelers to Abuja and environs may be in for tough times, as foreign airlines plying the route are pulling out of the plan to divert traffic to Kaduna airport.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Bribery – As the Fate of 23 INEC Officials Hangs in the Balance

[Daily Trust] The Conference Hall at the office of the Inspector General of Police (IGP) at the Force Headquarters located at the Louis Edet House, Abuja bore the trappings of a banking hall on Tuesday December 7, 2017 as heaps of Naira notes were on d…

[Daily Trust] The Conference Hall at the office of the Inspector General of Police (IGP) at the Force Headquarters located at the Louis Edet House, Abuja bore the trappings of a banking hall on Tuesday December 7, 2017 as heaps of Naira notes were on display when the panel that investigated activities surrounding the controversial December 10, 2016 parliamentary rerun elections in Rivers State submitted its report.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

I Have Not Recruited Anybody Into NHIS – Prof. Usman

[Daily Trust] The Executive Secretary, National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), Professor Yusuf Usman, in this interview denied allegations of illegal recruitments and accused Health Maintenance Organizations (HMOs) of ‘feeding fat’ from contributions …

[Daily Trust] The Executive Secretary, National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), Professor Yusuf Usman, in this interview denied allegations of illegal recruitments and accused Health Maintenance Organizations (HMOs) of 'feeding fat' from contributions of enrollees without rendering commensurate services.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Another Party Unveiled in Bulawayo

[New Zimbabwe] Yet another political party, Economic Reform Assembly (ERA), was unveiled at the Bulawayo Press Club on Friday with the leadership declaring its intention to participate in the forthcoming Mwenezi East by- elections.

[New Zimbabwe] Yet another political party, Economic Reform Assembly (ERA), was unveiled at the Bulawayo Press Club on Friday with the leadership declaring its intention to participate in the forthcoming Mwenezi East by- elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe