Court to Decide Permanent Forfeiture of Penthouses Linked to Alison-Madueke On Feb 14

[This Day] A Federal High Court in Lagos has adjourned until February14, a suit seeking final forfeiture of two penthouse structures, allegedly linked to a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke.

[This Day] A Federal High Court in Lagos has adjourned until February14, a suit seeking final forfeiture of two penthouse structures, allegedly linked to a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Days of Boko Haram Are Numbered – Buhari

[This Day] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Abuja said with the narrowing of the recruitment base of insurgents and the renewed onslaught on Boko Haram by the Nigerian Army, the days of the terror group were numbered.

[This Day] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Abuja said with the narrowing of the recruitment base of insurgents and the renewed onslaught on Boko Haram by the Nigerian Army, the days of the terror group were numbered.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Some People Helping Buhari Are Hurting Democracy – Saraki

[This Day] Abuja -Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has lamented what he described as the attitude of some persons in the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari to hurt Nigeria’s democracy.

[This Day] Abuja -Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has lamented what he described as the attitude of some persons in the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari to hurt Nigeria's democracy.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

DA vs Patricia De Lille – the Mayor’s Last Stand

[Daily Maverick] This Thursday, Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille faces a vote of no confidence brought by the DA caucus of the City of Cape Town council. It may well end her mayoral career. At the Western Cape High Court on Tuesday, however, De Lille brought out the last card up her sleeve: an urgent application to have the vote undertaken by secret ballot. And she chose a leading EFF figure to argue her case. 

[Daily Maverick] This Thursday, Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille faces a vote of no confidence brought by the DA caucus of the City of Cape Town council. It may well end her mayoral career. At the Western Cape High Court on Tuesday, however, De Lille brought out the last card up her sleeve: an urgent application to have the vote undertaken by secret ballot. And she chose a leading EFF figure to argue her case. 

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Two Presidents Who Failed to Read the Mood’ – Zimbabweans React to #ZumaRecall

[News24Wire] Zimbabweans have taken to Twitter to express their views on South Africa’s unfolding political drama, and many see parallels with the one that gripped their own country when Robert Mugabe was removed from office three months ago.

[News24Wire] Zimbabweans have taken to Twitter to express their views on South Africa's unfolding political drama, and many see parallels with the one that gripped their own country when Robert Mugabe was removed from office three months ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

State of Capture Inquiry Preparations At an Advanced Stage

[News24Wire] Preparations for the commission of inquiry into state capture are at an advanced stage, according to the man appointed to head it, Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo.

[News24Wire] Preparations for the commission of inquiry into state capture are at an advanced stage, according to the man appointed to head it, Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Again, Ecowas Court Postpones Biafra’s Leader Nnamdi Kanu’s Case

[Premium Times] The Economic Community of West Africa ECOWAS Court, has again adjourned hearing into the fundamental rights suit filed by leader of the indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu.

[Premium Times] The Economic Community of West Africa ECOWAS Court, has again adjourned hearing into the fundamental rights suit filed by leader of the indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria