IG Orders Reorganisation, Probe of SARS Nationwide

[Guardian] Lagos and Abuja -Following the outcry by Nigerians against the activities of Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) unit, the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has ordered the immediate re-organisation of the unit nationwide.

[Guardian] Lagos and Abuja -Following the outcry by Nigerians against the activities of Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) unit, the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has ordered the immediate re-organisation of the unit nationwide.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Many Complaints of Persons Living With HIV in Nigeria

[Guardian] Martins Aluko (not real name) has been living with the disease since 2007. “The medication is not readily available; so many patients have to struggle to buy the drugs just to survive,” he told The Guardian. He said after the United States P…

[Guardian] Martins Aluko (not real name) has been living with the disease since 2007. "The medication is not readily available; so many patients have to struggle to buy the drugs just to survive," he told The Guardian. He said after the United States Presidents' Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) for Africa was withdrawn two years ago, funding has been a challenge. "Now, we are feeling the effects badly."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Minister Names Team to Probe Dodoma Plant

[Daily News] AFTER five years of poor meat production at the Dodoma meat factory, the Minister for Livestock and Fisheries, Luhaga Mpina, has formed a five-member team to make a thorough assessment of the implementation of a contract between the govern…

[Daily News] AFTER five years of poor meat production at the Dodoma meat factory, the Minister for Livestock and Fisheries, Luhaga Mpina, has formed a five-member team to make a thorough assessment of the implementation of a contract between the government and the Tanzania Meat Company Limited (TMC).

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Emong to Children – Fear God, Stay Focused

[Monitor] Kampala -2017 World Para-Athletics gold medalist David Emong was the centre of attraction at the inclusive sports gala courtesy of Blaze Sports International and the Uganda Paralympics Committee (UPC).

[Monitor] Kampala -2017 World Para-Athletics gold medalist David Emong was the centre of attraction at the inclusive sports gala courtesy of Blaze Sports International and the Uganda Paralympics Committee (UPC).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Former MP Lulume Bayiga Charged, Sent to Luzira

[Monitor] Buikwe -Former Buikwe South Member of Parliament Lulume Bayiga on Monday appeared before the Grade One Magistrate’s Court in Lugazi where he was charged with three offences and remanded to Luzira prison.

[Monitor] Buikwe -Former Buikwe South Member of Parliament Lulume Bayiga on Monday appeared before the Grade One Magistrate's Court in Lugazi where he was charged with three offences and remanded to Luzira prison.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Church Leader Says Mnangagwa Must Serve Only One Term

[New Zimbabwe] A church leader said he was praying that if President Emerson Mnangangwa (75) happens to be elected in the forthcoming general election he could serve for only one term.

[New Zimbabwe] A church leader said he was praying that if President Emerson Mnangangwa (75) happens to be elected in the forthcoming general election he could serve for only one term.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Lawi Soars Sky-Rocket High ,Launches His Second Album

[Nyasa Times] The second coming of Malawi’s music prodigy, Lawi, has elevated the artiste an extra bar in the ladder of supremacy and excellence as testified by the amazingly captivating live concert marking the launch of his subsequent album, his seco…

[Nyasa Times] The second coming of Malawi's music prodigy, Lawi, has elevated the artiste an extra bar in the ladder of supremacy and excellence as testified by the amazingly captivating live concert marking the launch of his subsequent album, his second offing, Sunset In The Sky, over the weekend at the coveted Bingu International Convention Centre (BICC) in Lilongwe.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Nasa Vows to Continue With Plans to ‘Swear-In’ Odinga

[Nation] The National Super Alliance has vowed to continue with its plans to swear in opposition leader Raila Odinga as the “people’s president” despite the arrest of one of its key strategists.

[Nation] The National Super Alliance has vowed to continue with its plans to swear in opposition leader Raila Odinga as the "people's president" despite the arrest of one of its key strategists.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya