Gowon Urges Unity, As North Takes Position On Restructuring

[Guardian] Abuja and Lagos -Former Head of State and founder of the interfaith association “Nigeria Prays”, Gen. Yakubu Gowon, has appealed to well- meaning Nigerians to convince those “calling for the breakup of the country to desist.”

[Guardian] Abuja and Lagos -Former Head of State and founder of the interfaith association "Nigeria Prays", Gen. Yakubu Gowon, has appealed to well- meaning Nigerians to convince those "calling for the breakup of the country to desist."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Niger Delta Group Warns Against Attempt to Frustrate Kachikwu

[Guardian] Enugu, Abuja, Yenagoa and Kaduna -A group, the Niger Delta Indigenous Movement for Radical Change (NDIMRC), has warned against attempt to frustrate the Minister of State for Petroleum, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu.It also called for probe of the alleged…

[Guardian] Enugu, Abuja, Yenagoa and Kaduna -A group, the Niger Delta Indigenous Movement for Radical Change (NDIMRC), has warned against attempt to frustrate the Minister of State for Petroleum, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu.It also called for probe of the alleged scandal in Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and suspension of its Group Managing Director (GMD), Dr. Maikanti Baru.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Experts Seek Commitment to Revamp Construction Industry

[Guardian] Stakeholders in the contruction sector have called for government commitment in revamping the sector from the throes of economic downturns.The stakeholders warned that if government policies were not tilted to favour construction sector, whi…

[Guardian] Stakeholders in the contruction sector have called for government commitment in revamping the sector from the throes of economic downturns.The stakeholders warned that if government policies were not tilted to favour construction sector, which is a major determinant of development, the nation was going to slip back into recession.

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Opposition Scoff At Mugabe’s ‘Bedroom Reshuffle’

[New Zimbabwe] Opposition political parties have dismissed President Robert Mugabe’s imminent cabinet reshuffle, saying it was nothing but a “bedroom” affair meant to prepare Grace Mugabe for a takeover by firing those opposed to her.

[New Zimbabwe] Opposition political parties have dismissed President Robert Mugabe's imminent cabinet reshuffle, saying it was nothing but a "bedroom" affair meant to prepare Grace Mugabe for a takeover by firing those opposed to her.

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Ruling Party Spokesperson Coy On VPs, Grace Mugabe Drama

[Zimbabwe Standard] Hardly 24 hours after Zanu PF spokesperson Simon Khaya-Moyo issued a statement disputing reports that there was a serious rift between President Robert Mugabe and Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa, the fight between the party’s two …

[Zimbabwe Standard] Hardly 24 hours after Zanu PF spokesperson Simon Khaya-Moyo issued a statement disputing reports that there was a serious rift between President Robert Mugabe and Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa, the fight between the party's two top leaders became evident at the Harare International Airport.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Olympics – Tshenyego New BNOC Leader

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Botsang Tshenyego is the new Botswana National Olympic (BNOC) president after being voted by 15 delegates at the organisation’s quadrennial general meeting on Saturday.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Botsang Tshenyego is the new Botswana National Olympic (BNOC) president after being voted by 15 delegates at the organisation's quadrennial general meeting on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Khama Back From Malta,U.S.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama returned from Valetta, Malta on October 7 after a three-day state visit which also saw him proceeding to Washington DC to participate in Conservation International meeting.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama returned from Valetta, Malta on October 7 after a three-day state visit which also saw him proceeding to Washington DC to participate in Conservation International meeting.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Axe Hangs Over 17 Associations

[The Herald] Seventeen National Sports Associations face deregistration by the Sports Commission after they were found to be in total defiance of the SRC Act during an Indaba held in the capital on Saturday. The Indaba was attended by the presidents of…

[The Herald] Seventeen National Sports Associations face deregistration by the Sports Commission after they were found to be in total defiance of the SRC Act during an Indaba held in the capital on Saturday. The Indaba was attended by the presidents of the country's National Sports Associations and was chaired by SRC board chairman Edward Siwela. The 17 Associations were found not to be compliant with the SRC Act, 29 were partially compliant while only 11 national sports associations were found to be in compliance with

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All Set for Flame Lily Relaunch

[The Herald] Government is set to relaunch the Flame Lily flight in November that will be undertaken by the new-look Zimbabwe Airways from Harare to Masvingo, Buffalo Range and Victoria Falls.

[The Herald] Government is set to relaunch the Flame Lily flight in November that will be undertaken by the new-look Zimbabwe Airways from Harare to Masvingo, Buffalo Range and Victoria Falls.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe