Court Orders Forfeiture of Lekki Property Over Fraud

[Vanguard] A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has ordered the temporary forfeiture of a parcel of land in Lekki Peninsula to the Federal Government, pending determination of a case of alleged fraud.

[Vanguard] A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has ordered the temporary forfeiture of a parcel of land in Lekki Peninsula to the Federal Government, pending determination of a case of alleged fraud.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Saraki Should Tell Where He Belongs – Ruling Party

[Daily Trust] Senate President Bukola Saraki must tell the world whether he is still in APC or not, the Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the APC, Yekini Nabena, said this in a statement yesterday.

[Daily Trust] Senate President Bukola Saraki must tell the world whether he is still in APC or not, the Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the APC, Yekini Nabena, said this in a statement yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

First Addis to Asmara Flight Fully Booked

[East African] The strong bonds that bind Eritreans with Ethiopians have been confirmed by the snapping up of all the tickets for the inaugural flight between the neighbours next Wednesday.

[East African] The strong bonds that bind Eritreans with Ethiopians have been confirmed by the snapping up of all the tickets for the inaugural flight between the neighbours next Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

UK-Based Rouse to Lead World Cup-Bound Cheetahs Squad

[New Zimbabwe] United Kingdom-based rugby star Boyd Rouse has been named captain of the Zimbabwe Sevens rugby team ahead of the team’s participation at the Rugby Sevens World Cup in San Francisco, USA from July 20-22.

[New Zimbabwe] United Kingdom-based rugby star Boyd Rouse has been named captain of the Zimbabwe Sevens rugby team ahead of the team's participation at the Rugby Sevens World Cup in San Francisco, USA from July 20-22.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

R-APC – State Your Loyalty, APC Spokesperson Tackles Saraki

[Premium Times] The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has been challenged by a party spokesperson to declare where he belongs in the current realignments going on in the All Progressives Congress (APC).

[Premium Times] The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has been challenged by a party spokesperson to declare where he belongs in the current realignments going on in the All Progressives Congress (APC).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Buhari’s Invitation, Indication of Country’s Support to ICC – Envoy

[Vanguard] Abuja -Nigeria’s Ambassador to The Netherlands, Oji Ngofa, has said the invitation of President Muhammadu Buhari to attend the commemoration of the 20th anniversary of Rome Statute of International Criminal Court, ICC, is an indication that …

[Vanguard] Abuja -Nigeria's Ambassador to The Netherlands, Oji Ngofa, has said the invitation of President Muhammadu Buhari to attend the commemoration of the 20th anniversary of Rome Statute of International Criminal Court, ICC, is an indication that Nigeria's support to the court was recognised and appreciated.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Obama’s Mandela Lecture Comes At an Auspicious Time for Democracy

[The Conversation Africa] Former US President Barack Obama will aim high with his Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture in Johanesburg on July 17th. According to his close adviser and former speechwriter Benjamin J. Rhodes, Obama views this as the most importa…

[The Conversation Africa] Former US President Barack Obama will aim high with his Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture in Johanesburg on July 17th. According to his close adviser and former speechwriter Benjamin J. Rhodes, Obama views this as the most important speech he has given since leaving the White House, one that will set the tone for his post-presidency.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

EkitiDecides2018 – I Won’t Run Away From Nigeria – Fayose

[Premium Times] An undaunted Ayodele Fayose, governor of Ekiti State, has said he will not abscond from Nigeria when his immunity from criminal prosecution elapses in October.

[Premium Times] An undaunted Ayodele Fayose, governor of Ekiti State, has said he will not abscond from Nigeria when his immunity from criminal prosecution elapses in October.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Is Time Running Out for Electoral Body?

[Zimbabwe Standard] Justice Priscila Chigumba’s appointment as Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) chairperson six months ago was greeted with optimism amid hopes that she would rescue the body’s soiled reputation ahead of the first post-Robert Mugabe …

[Zimbabwe Standard] Justice Priscila Chigumba's appointment as Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) chairperson six months ago was greeted with optimism amid hopes that she would rescue the body's soiled reputation ahead of the first post-Robert Mugabe elections this month end.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe