Anambra – Gov. Obiano’s Re-Election Bid Under Threat As Factional Crisis Tears APGA Apart

[Premium Times] A lingering leadership friction in the All Progressives Grand Alliance could derail the re-election bid of Governor Willie Obiano in Anambra State, latest checks by PREMIUM TIMES have shown0.

[Premium Times] A lingering leadership friction in the All Progressives Grand Alliance could derail the re-election bid of Governor Willie Obiano in Anambra State, latest checks by PREMIUM TIMES have shown0.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Police to Lodge Interdict Against Striking Emergency Line Workers

[News24Wire] Following Thursday’s violent picket by employees at the Midrand 10111 call centre, the South African Police Service (SAPS) will on Friday bring an urgent application in the Labour Court “to prevent unlawful conduct” by the picketing workers.

[News24Wire] Following Thursday's violent picket by employees at the Midrand 10111 call centre, the South African Police Service (SAPS) will on Friday bring an urgent application in the Labour Court "to prevent unlawful conduct" by the picketing workers.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ministers Grab U.S.$6 Million Govt Equipment Meant for Farmers

[New Zimbabwe] Zanu PF bigwigs in Matebeleland South have reportedly side-lined A2 farmers and grabbed irrigation equipment acquired by the government from Spain under a facility worth over $6 million.

[New Zimbabwe] Zanu PF bigwigs in Matebeleland South have reportedly side-lined A2 farmers and grabbed irrigation equipment acquired by the government from Spain under a facility worth over $6 million.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mwirigi, 24, Set For Parliamentary Win in Igembe South

[Capital FM] At just 24 years old, John Paul Mwirigi could be the youngest Member of Parliament after taking a lead in the Igembe South parliamentary seat on an independent ticket.

[Capital FM] At just 24 years old, John Paul Mwirigi could be the youngest Member of Parliament after taking a lead in the Igembe South parliamentary seat on an independent ticket.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Photoshopped Picture of Police Chief’s Wife Goes Viral

[Nyasa Times] On Thursday a picture which appeared to show wife of Inspector General of Police Lenten Kachama joining members opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) in party regalia — went viral on social media but it has emerged that the photo has to…

[Nyasa Times] On Thursday a picture which appeared to show wife of Inspector General of Police Lenten Kachama joining members opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) in party regalia -- went viral on social media but it has emerged that the photo has to be taken with a pinch of salt.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

SA Trio Headed to the U.S. Amateur

[News24Wire] South Africa’s No 1-ranked Kyle McClatchie and compatriots Ross Sinclair and Ian Snyman will join the hunt for the most sough-after title in amateur golf at the 117th U.S. Amateur Golf Championship in Los Angeles next week.

[News24Wire] South Africa's No 1-ranked Kyle McClatchie and compatriots Ross Sinclair and Ian Snyman will join the hunt for the most sough-after title in amateur golf at the 117th U.S. Amateur Golf Championship in Los Angeles next week.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Inflation Rate Drops to 3.5 Percent Year-on-Year in July

[New Times] Rwanda’s inflation rate dropped to 3.5 per cent in July year-on-year from 4.8 per cent recorded in June, the monthly Consumer Price Index report for July 2017 indicates.

[New Times] Rwanda's inflation rate dropped to 3.5 per cent in July year-on-year from 4.8 per cent recorded in June, the monthly Consumer Price Index report for July 2017 indicates.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda