Presidency Blocks Appointment of Female INEC Commissioner

[Daily Trust] The Presidency was responsible for the non-issuance of appointment letter the only female Resident Electoral Commissioner-designate, Dr Asma’u Sani Maikudi, about three weeks after her clearance by the Senate, Daily Trust findings have sh…

[Daily Trust] The Presidency was responsible for the non-issuance of appointment letter the only female Resident Electoral Commissioner-designate, Dr Asma'u Sani Maikudi, about three weeks after her clearance by the Senate, Daily Trust findings have shown.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Teveta Responds to Police Spouses’ Vocational Needs

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Women make up a total of 49.9 percent of Malawi’s population and over 70 percent of this composition falls within the dependency ratio of population (not working and not involved in any income generating activity).

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Women make up a total of 49.9 percent of Malawi's population and over 70 percent of this composition falls within the dependency ratio of population (not working and not involved in any income generating activity).

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Missionary Home Saves 115 Children From Infant Killing in FCT

[Guardian] Olusola Steven, coordinator of the Vine Heritage Home, Kuje, Federal Capital Territory (FCT, yesterday said 115 children rejected by their communities have been saved from being killed.

[Guardian] Olusola Steven, coordinator of the Vine Heritage Home, Kuje, Federal Capital Territory (FCT, yesterday said 115 children rejected by their communities have been saved from being killed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

IEBC Close to Ending Vote Tallying After Kenya Polls

[Capital FM] Nairobi -There are only 17 forms 34B yet to reach the National Tallying Centre from all 290 constituencies as the process of collating presidential results nears the end.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -There are only 17 forms 34B yet to reach the National Tallying Centre from all 290 constituencies as the process of collating presidential results nears the end.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Anyaoku to Buhari – Don’t Allow Morocco in Ecowas

[This Day] Lagos -Former Secretary General of the Commonwealth, Chief Emeka Anyaoku, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari not to allow Morocco to join the Economic Communities of West African States (ECOWAS).

[This Day] Lagos -Former Secretary General of the Commonwealth, Chief Emeka Anyaoku, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari not to allow Morocco to join the Economic Communities of West African States (ECOWAS).

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

40 Rwandan Students Head to China for Varsity Studies

[New Times] nearly forty Rwandan students who have recently been admitted to various Chinese universities under the sponsorship of the Chinese government will depart for their studies before the end of the month.

[New Times] nearly forty Rwandan students who have recently been admitted to various Chinese universities under the sponsorship of the Chinese government will depart for their studies before the end of the month.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda