Citation of the Prize Committee of the Mo Ibrahim Foundation

[Mo Ibrahim Foundation] The Prize Committee of the Mo Ibrahim Foundation announces that Ellen Johnson Sirleaf,former President of Liberia, is the 2017 Ibrahim Prize for Achievement in African LeadershipLaureate.

[Mo Ibrahim Foundation] The Prize Committee of the Mo Ibrahim Foundation announces that Ellen Johnson Sirleaf,former President of Liberia, is the 2017 Ibrahim Prize for Achievement in African LeadershipLaureate.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Response to Allegations That Oxfam Staff Used Sex Workers in Chad in 2006

[Oxfam] In 2011, several Oxfam staff were accused of sexual exploitation and abuse in Haiti during the earthquake response. We have now heard of further allegations about the use of sex workers by Oxfam staff in Chad in 2006. We are shocked and dismaye…

[Oxfam] In 2011, several Oxfam staff were accused of sexual exploitation and abuse in Haiti during the earthquake response. We have now heard of further allegations about the use of sex workers by Oxfam staff in Chad in 2006. We are shocked and dismayed about these latest revelations. While we can't corroborate the information from Chad at the moment, it highlights again unacceptable behavior by a small number of people and the need for a sector-wide approach to tackle the problem.

source: AllAfrica News: Chad

Man Jailed for Defiling His Step Daughter Over Riches

[Malawi News Agency] Dedza -Dedza First Grade Magistrate Court has sentenced a 25 year old Man identified as Kasito Yasini for defiling his 11 year old step daughter in order to become rich.

[Malawi News Agency] Dedza -Dedza First Grade Magistrate Court has sentenced a 25 year old Man identified as Kasito Yasini for defiling his 11 year old step daughter in order to become rich.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Mchinji Man Commits Suicide in Fear of Justice

[Malawi News Agency] Mchinji -A 35 year old man committed suicide by hanging himself with a belt after being caught red-handed stealing school property at Chimteka Community Day Secondary School in Mchinji District.

[Malawi News Agency] Mchinji -A 35 year old man committed suicide by hanging himself with a belt after being caught red-handed stealing school property at Chimteka Community Day Secondary School in Mchinji District.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Fayose Writes Buhari Over Renaming of Oye-Ekiti Varsity

[Guardian] Port Harcourt, Ado Ekiti, Benin City -Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has written to remind President Muhammadu Buhari about the renaming of the Federal University, Oye Ekiti.

[Guardian] Port Harcourt, Ado Ekiti, Benin City -Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has written to remind President Muhammadu Buhari about the renaming of the Federal University, Oye Ekiti.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Minister Reveals Mnangagwa Dilemma On Renewing Libyan Ties

[New Zimbabwe] The government appears to be in a quandary on whether to mend ties with Libya after ex-president Robert Mugabe’s abrupt decision to expel the oil-rich country’s ambassador when Muammar Gaddafi was toppled.

[New Zimbabwe] The government appears to be in a quandary on whether to mend ties with Libya after ex-president Robert Mugabe's abrupt decision to expel the oil-rich country's ambassador when Muammar Gaddafi was toppled.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Patience Jonathan Urges Court to Strike Out Ex-Parte Application By EFCC

[Vanguard] Lagos -Wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan, Dame Patience, has asked the Federal High Court in Lagos to strike out an ex-parte application by Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, seeking temporary forfeiture of her $8,435,7…

[Vanguard] Lagos -Wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan, Dame Patience, has asked the Federal High Court in Lagos to strike out an ex-parte application by Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, seeking temporary forfeiture of her $8,435,788.84 and N7.35 billion.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

How Insecurity Dissuades American Investments in Nigeria – U.S. Consul General

[Vanguard] The Consul General, United States of America, USA, embassy in Nigeria, Mr John F. Bray, has identified security challenge as one of the foremost issues that dissuade the influx of American investments to Nigeria.

[Vanguard] The Consul General, United States of America, USA, embassy in Nigeria, Mr John F. Bray, has identified security challenge as one of the foremost issues that dissuade the influx of American investments to Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria