Ivory Smuggling – Police ‘Closing In’ On Grace Mugabe

[The Herald] Police have intensified investigations into a case in which former First Lady Mrs Grace Mugabe allegedly smuggled ivory worth millions of dollars to underground foreign markets.

[The Herald] Police have intensified investigations into a case in which former First Lady Mrs Grace Mugabe allegedly smuggled ivory worth millions of dollars to underground foreign markets.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Cambridge Analytica Used Graphic Video to Smear Buhari

[Daily Trust] Cambridge Analytica used graphic anti-Islamic images in 2015 to influence the presidential election in Nigeria, according to video obtained by The Guardian and testimony by whistleblower Christopher Wylie.

[Daily Trust] Cambridge Analytica used graphic anti-Islamic images in 2015 to influence the presidential election in Nigeria, according to video obtained by The Guardian and testimony by whistleblower Christopher Wylie.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Wants Mining Companies to List On Local Exchange

[The Source] Harare -Zimbabwe wants mining firms to list on the local bourse as part of efforts under new president Emmerson Mnangagwa to boost investment and local ownership of its vast mineral resources, a new bill before parliament showed.

[The Source] Harare -Zimbabwe wants mining firms to list on the local bourse as part of efforts under new president Emmerson Mnangagwa to boost investment and local ownership of its vast mineral resources, a new bill before parliament showed.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Buhari Insists On Probity to Secure Future of Nigerians

[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari has insisted that only probity, transparency and accountability in the public and private sectors that will secure the future of the country for all Nigerians, especially the youths.

[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari has insisted that only probity, transparency and accountability in the public and private sectors that will secure the future of the country for all Nigerians, especially the youths.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Buhari Congratulates Sierra Leone’s President

[Daily Trust] President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday congratulated Julius Maada Bio on his victory as the new President of Sierra Leone after the presidential election run-off on March 31.

[Daily Trust] President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday congratulated Julius Maada Bio on his victory as the new President of Sierra Leone after the presidential election run-off on March 31.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Abacha Loot – I Never Asked Nigeria for Extra Pay, Says Swiss Lawyer

[Vanguard] Enrico Monfrini, a Swiss lawyer hired by the federal government since 1999 to work on recovering Abacha loot, has denied asking for additional fees, according to online portal, The Cable.

[Vanguard] Enrico Monfrini, a Swiss lawyer hired by the federal government since 1999 to work on recovering Abacha loot, has denied asking for additional fees, according to online portal, The Cable.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Obasanjo Eulogizes Winnie Mandela’s Role During Apartheid Days

[Daily Trust] Abeokuta -A former Nigerian president, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has described the late wife of a former South African President, late Nelson Mandela, Mrs. Winnie Madikizela as one of the greatest women to have walked the African earth.

[Daily Trust] Abeokuta -A former Nigerian president, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has described the late wife of a former South African President, late Nelson Mandela, Mrs. Winnie Madikizela as one of the greatest women to have walked the African earth.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ex-AG Githu, Kazungu Kambi Get Parastatal Positions

[Nation] Former Attorney-General Githu Muigai and former Labour Cabinet Secretary (CS) Kazungu Kambi are among high profile individuals who have been appointed to chair various State corporations.

[Nation] Former Attorney-General Githu Muigai and former Labour Cabinet Secretary (CS) Kazungu Kambi are among high profile individuals who have been appointed to chair various State corporations.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

UJ to Honour Iconic Ndebele Artist Esther Mahlangu With Honourary Doctorate

[News24Wire] Internationally acclaimed Ndebele artist Esther Nikwambi Mahlangu will receive an honorary doctorate from the University of Johannesburg on Monday.

[News24Wire] Internationally acclaimed Ndebele artist Esther Nikwambi Mahlangu will receive an honorary doctorate from the University of Johannesburg on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Zuma Supporters Defy NEC Directive, Wear ANC Regalia

[News24Wire] Former president Jacob Zuma’s supporters have defied a directive by the ruling party’s highest decision-making body restraining them from wearing ANC regalia in support of Zuma in connection with his imminent court case.

[News24Wire] Former president Jacob Zuma's supporters have defied a directive by the ruling party's highest decision-making body restraining them from wearing ANC regalia in support of Zuma in connection with his imminent court case.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa