Academic Union Branches Meet, Take Different Stance On Strike

[Premium Times] The various local branches of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, on Wednesday held meetings to vote on whether or not to accept the federal government’s new offer, PREMIUM TIMES can report.

[Premium Times] The various local branches of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, on Wednesday held meetings to vote on whether or not to accept the federal government's new offer, PREMIUM TIMES can report.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Biafra Leader Accuses Army of Plotting to Kill Him

[Premium Times] The leader of the Indigenous People Of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, on Wednesday announced his group would re-consider its “non-violent” separatist struggle amid military operation in Nigeria’s Southeast.

[Premium Times] The leader of the Indigenous People Of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, on Wednesday announced his group would re-consider its "non-violent" separatist struggle amid military operation in Nigeria's Southeast.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

R14m Paid in Error to Student – All Parties Say It Wasn’t Their Fault

[News24Wire] All three stakeholders involved in an error that saw a Walter Sisulu University (WSU) student receive a R14m payout were adamant the error was not made on their side, MPs heard.

[News24Wire] All three stakeholders involved in an error that saw a Walter Sisulu University (WSU) student receive a R14m payout were adamant the error was not made on their side, MPs heard.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Spy Tapes Saga – Appeal Petition Begins in Supreme Court

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma will on Thursday face yet another legal hurdle in the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) as he seeks leave to appeal the decision by the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria on the spy tapes saga.

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma will on Thursday face yet another legal hurdle in the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) as he seeks leave to appeal the decision by the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria on the spy tapes saga.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Chaos at ANC Youth League Leader’s Memorial Service

[News24Wire] The memorial service of former ANC Youth League (ANCYL) secretary-general Sindiso Magaqa was disrupted on Wednesday night as ANC members supporting Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa for the party’s presidency clashed with Nkosazana Dlamini-…

[News24Wire] The memorial service of former ANC Youth League (ANCYL) secretary-general Sindiso Magaqa was disrupted on Wednesday night as ANC members supporting Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa for the party's presidency clashed with Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma supporters.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Student Denies Charges of Murdering 9 Girls in Dorm Fire

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A student suspected of starting a fire that led to the death of nine of her colleagues at the Moi Girls Secondary School in Nairobi was Wednesday charged at the Milimani Law Courts.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A student suspected of starting a fire that led to the death of nine of her colleagues at the Moi Girls Secondary School in Nairobi was Wednesday charged at the Milimani Law Courts.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Tricky Days Ahead As President, Opposition Leader Dig In

[Nation] The game of political brinkmanship continued on Wednesday, putting in jeopardy the possibility of holding a peaceful and mutually accepted repeat presidential election on October 17.

[Nation] The game of political brinkmanship continued on Wednesday, putting in jeopardy the possibility of holding a peaceful and mutually accepted repeat presidential election on October 17.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Reporters Association Calls for Rev. Bowier, Atty. Livingstone Resignation

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Reporters Association of Liberia (RAL) is calling for the immediate resignation of Rev. J. Emmanuel Bowier and Atty. Bobby Livingstone from the National Media Council.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Reporters Association of Liberia (RAL) is calling for the immediate resignation of Rev. J. Emmanuel Bowier and Atty. Bobby Livingstone from the National Media Council.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Hardcore Criminals Sentence Over False Alarm Plot to Assassinate Senator Weah

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Three men who alleged that they were sent by stalwarts of the Unity Party to assassinate Coalition of Democratic Change George Weah are spending their first night behind bars at the Monrovia Central Prison.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Three men who alleged that they were sent by stalwarts of the Unity Party to assassinate Coalition of Democratic Change George Weah are spending their first night behind bars at the Monrovia Central Prison.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia