Saraki Writes Foreword for Dino Melaye’s New Book

[This Day] The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has shown full solidarity for the fight against corruption in the country as he endorsed a foreword for a new book titled: ‘Antidotes for Corruption: The Nigeria Story’ written by Senator Dino Melaye. The…

[This Day] The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has shown full solidarity for the fight against corruption in the country as he endorsed a foreword for a new book titled: 'Antidotes for Corruption: The Nigeria Story' written by Senator Dino Melaye. The book which is memoirs of Senator Dino Melaye, traces the senator's roots, from a humble beginning, to the position he presently occupies as a Senator of the Federal Republic of Nigeria's 8th Assembly, and the challenge of the virus known as corruption, and the ways tha

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

UN Mission Chief Meets President Kiir, Pledges Commitment to Regional Force

[UN News] The newly arrived head of the United Nations Mission in South Sudan, David Shearer, has met with President Salva Kiir in the country’s capital of Juba, where he reiterated the Mission’s commitment to supporting peace efforts.

[UN News] The newly arrived head of the United Nations Mission in South Sudan, David Shearer, has met with President Salva Kiir in the country's capital of Juba, where he reiterated the Mission's commitment to supporting peace efforts.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Ad Hoc Committee On SABC Board Inquiry a Step Closer to Completing Its Work

[Parliament of South Africa] The Ad Hoc Committee on SABC Board Inquiry has today moved a step closer to completing its first draft report and hopes to finalise and adopt it by tomorrow.

[Parliament of South Africa] The Ad Hoc Committee on SABC Board Inquiry has today moved a step closer to completing its first draft report and hopes to finalise and adopt it by tomorrow.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Free State Residents’ Turn to Input On Traditional and Khoi-San Leadership Bill

[Parliament of South Africa] Residents of the Free State province will, from tomorrow 27 to 30 January 2017, have an opportunity to make inputs on the Traditional and Khoi-San Leadership Bill during the public hearings facilitated by the Portfolio Comm…

[Parliament of South Africa] Residents of the Free State province will, from tomorrow 27 to 30 January 2017, have an opportunity to make inputs on the Traditional and Khoi-San Leadership Bill during the public hearings facilitated by the Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Railway Project Still Up for Grabs

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government has explained that it is yet to enter into any exclusive deal with any country or company with regard to the funding and implementation of the project to upgrade the Central Railway Line to a standard gauge.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government has explained that it is yet to enter into any exclusive deal with any country or company with regard to the funding and implementation of the project to upgrade the Central Railway Line to a standard gauge.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania