Court Reserves Judgment in Suit Seeking to Vacate IPOB’s Proscription

[Guardian] Abuja -Justice Abdul Kafarati of the Federal High Court yesterday reserved ruling in the suit by the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) to vacate its proscription order.

[Guardian] Abuja -Justice Abdul Kafarati of the Federal High Court yesterday reserved ruling in the suit by the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) to vacate its proscription order.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Health Ministry to Undertake Intensive Diabetes Action Study Soon

[Government of Mauritius] “The Ministry of Health and Quality of Life will soon be conducting the Mauritius intensive diabetes action study, whose objective will be to determine the best interventions in preventing or at least slowing diabetes complica…

[Government of Mauritius] "The Ministry of Health and Quality of Life will soon be conducting the Mauritius intensive diabetes action study, whose objective will be to determine the best interventions in preventing or at least slowing diabetes complications."

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Nigeria’s Inflation Drops in October – NBS

[Premium Times] The National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, says inflation rate, measured by the Consumer Price Index, CPI, has further dropped to 15.91 per cent in October from 15.98 recorded in September.

[Premium Times] The National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, says inflation rate, measured by the Consumer Price Index, CPI, has further dropped to 15.91 per cent in October from 15.98 recorded in September.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Soccer – Sulom Dismisses Wanderers’ Complaint Over Fixture Congestion

[Nyasa Times] Super League of Malawi (Sulom) has thrown out a complaint by TNM Super League leaders and title favourites over fixture congestion at “the tail-end of the league season.”

[Nyasa Times] Super League of Malawi (Sulom) has thrown out a complaint by TNM Super League leaders and title favourites over fixture congestion at "the tail-end of the league season."

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Nigeria, El-Rufai and the Teachers

[Guardian] Governor Nasir El-Rufai deserves understanding, even sympathy, no doubt. But the decision by his government in Kaduna State to sack more than 21,000 primary school teachers who failed competency test, informed by righteous outrage as that ma…

[Guardian] Governor Nasir El-Rufai deserves understanding, even sympathy, no doubt. But the decision by his government in Kaduna State to sack more than 21,000 primary school teachers who failed competency test, informed by righteous outrage as that may be, is hasty and should be reviewed. Already, the action has provoked the pupils to go on street protests in some local government areas, and the state branches of both the National Union of Teachers (NUT), and the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) have held protest ralli

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Electoral Impasse Leading to Scarcity As Economy Suffers Blow

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The current political deadlock has not only left Liberians in suspense over whether or not there will a successor to President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf when her tenure officially expires in January, as it is also hard hitting t…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The current political deadlock has not only left Liberians in suspense over whether or not there will a successor to President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf when her tenure officially expires in January, as it is also hard hitting the country's economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘Spy Chief’ Guilty of Fraud

[Nyasa Times] High Court has found guilty the director general of the National Intelligence Bureau (NIB) Elvis Thodi over fraud-related charges , according to published reports on Wednesday.

[Nyasa Times] High Court has found guilty the director general of the National Intelligence Bureau (NIB) Elvis Thodi over fraud-related charges , according to published reports on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Reps PDP Caucus Allege Plot By APC to Muzzle Opposition

[Guardian] Abuja and Ibadan -Members of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) caucus of the House of Representatives yesterday rose from an emergency meeting insisting that there were moves by the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to muzzl…

[Guardian] Abuja and Ibadan -Members of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) caucus of the House of Representatives yesterday rose from an emergency meeting insisting that there were moves by the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to muzzle opposition.

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‘Respect Outcome of NEC’s Probe’

[NEWS] The Technical Working Group on Peace Building and Reconciliation in Liberia is calling on political parties and their supporters to uphold the rule of law in the ongoing stalemate surrounding the run-off election.

[NEWS] The Technical Working Group on Peace Building and Reconciliation in Liberia is calling on political parties and their supporters to uphold the rule of law in the ongoing stalemate surrounding the run-off election.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia