PDP Crisis – Stalemate As Sheriff Storms Out of Jonathan’s Peace Meeting

[Vanguard] A meeting called by former President Goodluck Jonathan to find lasting solution to the leadership crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday, ended in a stalemate as Senator Ali Modu Sheriff maintained his ground that he mus…

[Vanguard] A meeting called by former President Goodluck Jonathan to find lasting solution to the leadership crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday, ended in a stalemate as Senator Ali Modu Sheriff maintained his ground that he must continue as the chairman of the party while Governors Nyesom Wike (Rivers) and Ayo Fayose (Ekiti) and the National Assembly caucus insisted that he must step down to allow for a neutral person to lead the party to the convention.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Vital Social Insertion Tool

[Cameroon Tribune] The project to resuscitate the Betamba Social Centre for the Protection of Children with psycho-social needs which is being revived by the Minister of Social Affairs, Pauline Irene Nguene has been long overdue. But following the adag…

[Cameroon Tribune] The project to resuscitate the Betamba Social Centre for the Protection of Children with psycho-social needs which is being revived by the Minister of Social Affairs, Pauline Irene Nguene has been long overdue. But following the adage that better late than never, it is worth the effort to instil new life into the vital sector of the social fabric in the country at a time when several youth keep going wayward. With an ever increasing number of youth roaming the streets, especially in our big towns, and the

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Bus Inferno – Forensic Experts Deployed

[The Herald] A team of forensic experts from the Zimbabwe Republic Police has been deployed to assist in identifying 20 passengers who were burnt beyond recognition when a South Africa-bound Proliner bus they were travelling in sideswiped with a haulag…

[The Herald] A team of forensic experts from the Zimbabwe Republic Police has been deployed to assist in identifying 20 passengers who were burnt beyond recognition when a South Africa-bound Proliner bus they were travelling in sideswiped with a haulage truck and caught fire at Nyamatikiti River near Chaka in Mvuma District on Wednesday night. Government has since pledged to assist the bereaved families with $200 each towards burial costs and implored drivers to exercise caution on the roads.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

President Declares New War Against Al Shabaab

[Shabelle] Somalia’s new president on Thursday declared the country a war zone and replaced its military and intelligence chiefs while instructing the army to prepare a new offensive against al-Shabab extremists.

[Shabelle] Somalia's new president on Thursday declared the country a war zone and replaced its military and intelligence chiefs while instructing the army to prepare a new offensive against al-Shabab extremists.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Ex Ambassador to Turkey, UK Named As NISA Chief

[Shabelle] Somali president Mohamed Abdullahu Farmajo has on Thursday announced a new security shakeup, firing former Police, Intelligence and Military commanders. Former Somali Ambassador to UK, Abdullahi Sanbalolshe has been re-appointed as New chief…

[Shabelle] Somali president Mohamed Abdullahu Farmajo has on Thursday announced a new security shakeup, firing former Police, Intelligence and Military commanders. Former Somali Ambassador to UK, Abdullahi Sanbalolshe has been re-appointed as New chief of the National Intelligence and security agency (NISA) in a security shake-up.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia