Extradition – I Never Threatened Bloodshed – Kashamu

[Premium Times] An Ogun State senator, Buruji Kashamu, on Monday said he did not issue a threat that no fewer than three persons will be killed if authorities attempt to enforce an extradition order against him.

[Premium Times] An Ogun State senator, Buruji Kashamu, on Monday said he did not issue a threat that no fewer than three persons will be killed if authorities attempt to enforce an extradition order against him.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Needy Student Asks for College Fees From Well Wishers

[Nyasa Times] Davie Phiri 27, is one of the needy student who if not assisted in time will miss his long time dream of being in the teaching profession where he would possibly help the industry by shaping those that would be future leaders.

[Nyasa Times] Davie Phiri 27, is one of the needy student who if not assisted in time will miss his long time dream of being in the teaching profession where he would possibly help the industry by shaping those that would be future leaders.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

PICTURE OF THE DAY: Manda Hill Floods

With the rain generously pouring in most parts of the country somehow the uptown Manda Hill Shopping Mall Car Park found itself in a flood. Vehicles were bathed in water in a case that casts doubt on the effectiveness of … Continued

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With the rain generously pouring in most parts of the country somehow the uptown Manda Hill Shopping Mall Car Park found itself in a flood. Vehicles were bathed in water in a case that casts doubt on the effectiveness of the contractor in doing the drainage. The post PICTURE OF THE DAY: Manda Hill Floods appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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U.S. Denies ‘Visa-Free Travel’ Rumours

[Nyasa Times] US Embassy in Lilongwe has denied reports that claimed Malawi had been added to the “U.S. Visa Waiver program” by US President Donald Trump who signed a controversial executive order to ban citizens from some seven Muslim countries around…

[Nyasa Times] US Embassy in Lilongwe has denied reports that claimed Malawi had been added to the "U.S. Visa Waiver program" by US President Donald Trump who signed a controversial executive order to ban citizens from some seven Muslim countries around the world.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Private No. Era Ends

The era will private mobile numbers in Zambia will come to an end today with the Zambia Information Communication Technology Authority (ZICTA) implementing the ban. ZICTA Consumer Support Services Director Mofya Chisala said that the authority had been forced to … Continued

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The era will private mobile numbers in Zambia will come to an end today with the Zambia Information Communication Technology Authority (ZICTA) implementing the ban. ZICTA Consumer Support Services Director Mofya Chisala said that the authority had been forced to act in order to safeguard the interests of their clients. Chisala said that some clients had been harassed by people with private numbers who were doing things under the guise of secrecy. The deadline is at midnight of January 31, 2017. The post Private No. Era Ends appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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Zambia’s Dr Muchanga Wins AU Post

Zambian candidate at the African Union portfolio for the Commission for Trade and Industry Albert Muchanga has been elected with an overwhelming vote. And Chad Foreign Affairs Minister Faki Mahamat is the new African Union chairperson taking over from Nkhosazana … Continued

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Zambian candidate at the African Union portfolio for the Commission for Trade and Industry Albert Muchanga has been elected with an overwhelming vote. And Chad Foreign Affairs Minister Faki Mahamat is the new African Union chairperson taking over from Nkhosazana Dlamini Zuma of South Africa. Mahamat will be deputized by Ghana’s Kwesi Quartly. Muchanga polled 49 votes out of 51 to give Zambia something to smile about on a day other candidates did not make it. Dr Austin Sichinga who was contesting the Agriculture portfolio did not make it. He is currently serving as Permanent Secretary at Cabinet Office. The post Zambia’s Dr Muchanga Wins AU Post appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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10 Die In Mazhandu Accident

Ten people have died in a road traffic accident on the Great North Road involving a Mazhandu Family and a truck and trailer. The incident may re-ignite the safety troubles that have become synonymous with the popular transport firm. Seven … Continued

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Ten people have died in a road traffic accident on the Great North Road involving a Mazhandu Family and a truck and trailer. The incident may re-ignite the safety troubles that have become synonymous with the popular transport firm. Seven of the deceased were reportedly from the bus while three were in the truck with the accident occurring at Luanshiba area between Kabwe and Kapiri around 06:20 hrs. Last year the Road Traffic and Safety Agency had revoked their licence after one too many accidents. In seeking to halt the increased number of accidents RATSA has even banned night travel for public service vehicles but the trend of accidents has continued. The post 10 Die In Mazhandu Accident appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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Curriculum Does Not Equip Pupils With Skills – Experts

[Nation] Only 19 per cent of pupils in Class Five in the country can spell the word “cough” while only 31 per cent in the same class can spell the word “umbrella”, a conference heard Monday.

[Nation] Only 19 per cent of pupils in Class Five in the country can spell the word "cough" while only 31 per cent in the same class can spell the word "umbrella", a conference heard Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya