A Scratching of Heads As EAC Heads of State Meet

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzania will this Saturday host East African Community (EAC) leaders for the much-awaited regional bloc’s Heads of State Summit. So much is at stake ahead of the high-profile meeting that was thrice postponed over the past few…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzania will this Saturday host East African Community (EAC) leaders for the much-awaited regional bloc's Heads of State Summit. So much is at stake ahead of the high-profile meeting that was thrice postponed over the past few months at the request of the hosts, Burundi and Kenya.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

IPOB Plans Referendum to Mark Biafra’s Remembrance Day

[Guardian] Kaduna and Awka -Ahead of the May 30 2017 Biafra Remembrance Day, the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has announced plans to mark the event. The IPOB’s Media and Publicity Secretary, Emma Powerful, disclosed this in a press release in Awk…

[Guardian] Kaduna and Awka -Ahead of the May 30 2017 Biafra Remembrance Day, the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has announced plans to mark the event. The IPOB's Media and Publicity Secretary, Emma Powerful, disclosed this in a press release in Awka yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Blind Students Terrorised By Dog

[GroundUp] After a recent attack by a dog on four blind students at KZN Blind and Deaf Society in Pietermaritzburg, boarders at the Northdale college say they live in fear. They say the dog belongs to the headmaster, Anand Naicker, who keeps it on the …

[GroundUp] After a recent attack by a dog on four blind students at KZN Blind and Deaf Society in Pietermaritzburg, boarders at the Northdale college say they live in fear. They say the dog belongs to the headmaster, Anand Naicker, who keeps it on the premises. Fourteen students board at the college.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Save Ijaw Nation Chides Dickson Over Comments On Jonathan

[Leadership] The Save Ijaw Nation Group, has described as unfair, a statement credited to the Governor of Bayelsa State, Hon. Henry Seriake Dickson, where he described the Jonathan’s Presidency as “a waste to the Ijaw Nation”.

[Leadership] The Save Ijaw Nation Group, has described as unfair, a statement credited to the Governor of Bayelsa State, Hon. Henry Seriake Dickson, where he described the Jonathan's Presidency as "a waste to the Ijaw Nation".

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Minister to Discuss Resolution of ‘Molefe Matter’ With Zuma, Deputy President

[News24Wire] Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown says she will talk to President Jacob Zuma and Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa to resolve the controversial return of Eskom boss Brian Molefe.

[News24Wire] Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown says she will talk to President Jacob Zuma and Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa to resolve the controversial return of Eskom boss Brian Molefe.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Domestic Violence – Mercy Aigbe’s Husband Lanre Gentry Freed, Laments Prison Condition

[Premium Times] Lanre Gentry, the estranged husband of Nollywood actress, Mercy Aigbe, has finally regained his freedom after spending a week behind bars at Kirikiri Prison.

[Premium Times] Lanre Gentry, the estranged husband of Nollywood actress, Mercy Aigbe, has finally regained his freedom after spending a week behind bars at Kirikiri Prison.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria