Can Lado Displace Kwankwaso From Senate in 2019?

[Daily Trust] Kano -Last week, Senator Basheer Garba Lado decamped to the APC with over 100,000 supporters in Kano. He was received into the party by the state governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, at a special reception held at Sani Abacha Indoor Stad…

[Daily Trust] Kano -Last week, Senator Basheer Garba Lado decamped to the APC with over 100,000 supporters in Kano. He was received into the party by the state governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, at a special reception held at Sani Abacha Indoor Stadium.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Meet Nigerian Team to 2018 Winter Olympics

[Daily Trust] Nigeria will be competing in the Winter Olympics for the first time when Seun Adigun, AkuomaOmeoga and Ngozi Onwumere compete in Bobsleigh at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in South Korea.

[Daily Trust] Nigeria will be competing in the Winter Olympics for the first time when Seun Adigun, AkuomaOmeoga and Ngozi Onwumere compete in Bobsleigh at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in South Korea.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

MP Picks the Pieces to Tackle GBV

[Zimbabwe Standard] Susan Matsunga, the MDC-T proportional representation (PR) legislator (Harare Metropolitan) might have had her own share of bad publicity on October 26 2016 during the infamous fracas at the Parliament of Zimbabwe, where members of …

[Zimbabwe Standard] Susan Matsunga, the MDC-T proportional representation (PR) legislator (Harare Metropolitan) might have had her own share of bad publicity on October 26 2016 during the infamous fracas at the Parliament of Zimbabwe, where members of the police stormed into the National Assembly and fought with oppositions MPs, but she now claims that a lot of good has come out of that unfortunate incident.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

From a Slum, Woman Fights for Aliens Rights

[Zimbabwe Standard] A resident in one of the country’s poorest settlements, Sarah Kachingwe defied her circumstances to take head-on powerful state institutions that she regarded as an obstacle in her quest to assert her voting rights.

[Zimbabwe Standard] A resident in one of the country's poorest settlements, Sarah Kachingwe defied her circumstances to take head-on powerful state institutions that she regarded as an obstacle in her quest to assert her voting rights.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mugabe, Chiwenga Duel Bombshell

[Zimbabwe Standard] Army generals feared for their lives after putting former president Robert Mugabe under house arrest as they believed the 93-year-old’s loyalists were plotting a counter operation, newly released secret details of last year’s dramat…

[Zimbabwe Standard] Army generals feared for their lives after putting former president Robert Mugabe under house arrest as they believed the 93-year-old's loyalists were plotting a counter operation, newly released secret details of last year's dramatic events reveal.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Female Leaders Fear Women Being Sidelined in 2019 Elections

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Abuja -Few women are likely to win seats in Nigeria’s 2019 general elections due to discrimination, a lack of will from political parties and a shortage of female candidates

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Abuja -Few women are likely to win seats in Nigeria's 2019 general elections due to discrimination, a lack of will from political parties and a shortage of female candidates

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

8,000 Congolese Flee to Burundi

[East African] Burundi has in the past week received more than 8,000 refugees fleeing the fighting between Mai Mai rebels and government forces in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

[East African] Burundi has in the past week received more than 8,000 refugees fleeing the fighting between Mai Mai rebels and government forces in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi