N26 Million Dasukigate – Fani-Kayode Seeks Out of Court Settlement

[Premium Times] Former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, on Monday asked the Federal High Court Abuja to adjourn his case to allow him explore other options of settlement aside from going to trial.

[Premium Times] Former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, on Monday asked the Federal High Court Abuja to adjourn his case to allow him explore other options of settlement aside from going to trial.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Reggae Lovers Celebrate Bob Marley’s Birthday in Nairobi

[Nation] Thirty six years after his death, the legacy of legendary reggae singer Bob Marley lives on. On Saturday night, reggae lovers in Nairobi crowded Spree Club to commemorate king of reggae ‘ s birthday.

[Nation] Thirty six years after his death, the legacy of legendary reggae singer Bob Marley lives on. On Saturday night, reggae lovers in Nairobi crowded Spree Club to commemorate king of reggae ' s birthday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Big Hopes for the New Gambia

[Al Jazeera] The Gambian political crisis appears to be over with President Adama Barrow having taken the reins of power, successfully and peacefully, with the backing and support of ECOWAS. So, what is next for sub-Saharan Africa’s newest democracy fo…

[Al Jazeera] The Gambian political crisis appears to be over with President Adama Barrow having taken the reins of power, successfully and peacefully, with the backing and support of ECOWAS. So, what is next for sub-Saharan Africa's newest democracy following 22 years of authoritarian rule by outgoing dictator Yahya Jammeh?

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Court of Appeal Throws Aruu North MP Out of Parliament

[Monitor] The Court of Appeal has nullified the election of Ms Lucy Achiro Otim as the new Member of Parliament for Aruu North Constituency in Pader District, citing noncompliance with the election laws.

[Monitor] The Court of Appeal has nullified the election of Ms Lucy Achiro Otim as the new Member of Parliament for Aruu North Constituency in Pader District, citing noncompliance with the election laws.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

President Al-Bashir Accuses Egypt of Supporting Sudanese Opposition

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir accused Egypt of supporting Sudanese opposition, while threatening to resort to the UN Security Council if Egypt refused to negotiate over the Halayeb triangle.

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir accused Egypt of supporting Sudanese opposition, while threatening to resort to the UN Security Council if Egypt refused to negotiate over the Halayeb triangle.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Opposition Unite to Challenge Khama for Power

[allAfrica] Opposition parties, in what is often referred to one of Africa’s most stable democracies, have decided to form a coalition to challenge the ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP), according to Mmegi Online. The moves comes as parties prepar…

[allAfrica] Opposition parties, in what is often referred to one of Africa's most stable democracies, have decided to form a coalition to challenge the ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP), according to Mmegi Online. The moves comes as parties prepare for the nation's 2019 poll.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Bamenda – Teachers Trade Unions Suspend Strike Action

[Cameroon Tribune] Gains of dialogue points agreed at the Ad hoc Inter- Ministerial Committee and teachers’ trade unions paid off with the suspension of the strike on February 4, 2017.

[Cameroon Tribune] Gains of dialogue points agreed at the Ad hoc Inter- Ministerial Committee and teachers' trade unions paid off with the suspension of the strike on February 4, 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

SSS Operatives Storm Federal Girls College, ‘Brutalise Teachers’

[Premium Times] The Federal Government Girls College Calabar has threatened to sue the State Security Service, SSS, for allegedly attacking and brutalising its teachers and staff.

[Premium Times] The Federal Government Girls College Calabar has threatened to sue the State Security Service, SSS, for allegedly attacking and brutalising its teachers and staff.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria