Supreme Court Dismisses Sheriff’s Application Against Makarfi Over PDP Crises

[Vanguard] The Supreme Court, Monday, dismissed the application filed by the factional National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Senator Modu Sheriff, against his rival, Senator Ahmed Makarfi wherein he prayed the court to stop the Suprem…

[Vanguard] The Supreme Court, Monday, dismissed the application filed by the factional National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Senator Modu Sheriff, against his rival, Senator Ahmed Makarfi wherein he prayed the court to stop the Supreme Court from hearing the appeal earlier filed by Senator Makarfi on March 16, challenging the February 27 ruling of the Court of Appeal in Port Harcourt, which declared him, Sheriff, as the legitimate National Chairman of the party. .

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Sen. Kaipay Wants Urgent Steps Taken to Protect Govt Assets

[The Capitol Times] Grand Bassa County Senator Jonathan Kaipay has petitioned the Liberian Senate to embark on a campaign aimed at cataloguing government assets to ensure a smooth transfer of all government properties to the next regime.

[The Capitol Times] Grand Bassa County Senator Jonathan Kaipay has petitioned the Liberian Senate to embark on a campaign aimed at cataloguing government assets to ensure a smooth transfer of all government properties to the next regime.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Tiny Baby Takes Crucial Steps

[New Era] Ongwediva -Baby Victoria, one of the tiniest – if not the tiniest – baby ever to survive pre-mature birth in Namibia has taken her first steps.

[New Era] Ongwediva -Baby Victoria, one of the tiniest - if not the tiniest - baby ever to survive pre-mature birth in Namibia has taken her first steps.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

PDP Crisis: Supreme Court Rules in Favour of Makarfi Faction

[Premium Times] The Supreme Court has dismissed an application filled by a factional leader of the Peoples Democratic Party, Ali-Modu Sheriff, asking the court not to hear a motion by his challenger, Ahmed Makarfi.

[Premium Times] The Supreme Court has dismissed an application filled by a factional leader of the Peoples Democratic Party, Ali-Modu Sheriff, asking the court not to hear a motion by his challenger, Ahmed Makarfi.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nasscorp Dedicates Regional Office in Kakata

[The Capitol Times] In a quest to perfect the social security system and to decentralize its activities, the National Social Security and Welfare Corporation of Liberia (NASSCORP) has dedicated a regional office in Kakata, Margibi County.

[The Capitol Times] In a quest to perfect the social security system and to decentralize its activities, the National Social Security and Welfare Corporation of Liberia (NASSCORP) has dedicated a regional office in Kakata, Margibi County.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Meet Sempoma, the Passionate Coach Who Has Groomed Cycling Icons

[New Times] Rwanda is one of the African countries where the sport of cycling is growing rapidly. Within a short time, Rwanda has established itself among the top five cycling countries on the continent.

[New Times] Rwanda is one of the African countries where the sport of cycling is growing rapidly. Within a short time, Rwanda has established itself among the top five cycling countries on the continent.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

New Law to Beef Up Children’s Rights

[The Herald] The first draft of the Children’s Amendment Bill is now complete and will this week be forwarded to the Attorney-General’s Office, a member of the Inter-Ministerial Taskforce technical committee has said.

[The Herald] The first draft of the Children's Amendment Bill is now complete and will this week be forwarded to the Attorney-General's Office, a member of the Inter-Ministerial Taskforce technical committee has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Girls Dominate in City School Debate, Reading Competition

[New Times] Kigali City on Thursday hosted a reading and writing competition for different primary and secondary schools from across the city with the final held at City Hall in downtown Kigali.

[New Times] Kigali City on Thursday hosted a reading and writing competition for different primary and secondary schools from across the city with the final held at City Hall in downtown Kigali.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

In Crackdown, Malawi Jails 35 Illegal Loggers Seized in National Park

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Blantyre, Malawi -“My warning to the criminals is that we will not relent until we are done with them,” warns Malawi’s national parks director

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Blantyre, Malawi -"My warning to the criminals is that we will not relent until we are done with them," warns Malawi's national parks director

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi