I Still Remain Senate Leader, Says Ndume

[Vanguard] Senator Ali Ndume, the senator representing Borno South in the Senate has maintained that he remains the Senate Leader. This is sequel to the letter delivered to the Senate on Tuesday by the Caucus of the All Progressives Congress party, APC…

[Vanguard] Senator Ali Ndume, the senator representing Borno South in the Senate has maintained that he remains the Senate Leader. This is sequel to the letter delivered to the Senate on Tuesday by the Caucus of the All Progressives Congress party, APC, sacking Ndume and replacing him with Senator Ahmed Lawan as the Leader.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Yvonne Okoro Defends President Akufo-Addo Over Plagiarism Speech

[Ghana Star] Most Ghanaians took to social media to mock president Nana Akuffo Addo because his speech delivered on the inauguration day January 7, was believed to be a plagiarised one.

[Ghana Star] Most Ghanaians took to social media to mock president Nana Akuffo Addo because his speech delivered on the inauguration day January 7, was believed to be a plagiarised one.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Magufuli’s Policies May Hurt Economy – IMF

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The International Monetary Fund (IMF) says some government policies and the uncertainty of its actions could dent Tanzania’s record of a stable economic growth achieved in recent years.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The International Monetary Fund (IMF) says some government policies and the uncertainty of its actions could dent Tanzania's record of a stable economic growth achieved in recent years.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Lipumba Faction Gets Sh369 Million

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The leadership wrangle bedevilling Tanzania’s second largest opposition party, the Civic United Front (CUF), has taken a new twist after it became known that the faction led by embattled national chairman, Prof Ibrahim Lipumba,…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The leadership wrangle bedevilling Tanzania's second largest opposition party, the Civic United Front (CUF), has taken a new twist after it became known that the faction led by embattled national chairman, Prof Ibrahim Lipumba, has received government grant totalling Sh369 million.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Jammeh Asks Buhari, Other Ecowas Leaders Not to Visit Gambia Wednesday but Friday

[Vanguard] Outgoing President Yahya Jammeh of The Gambia has asked the high Level ECOWAS mediation mission led by Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari not to come to Banjul, the Gambian capital on Wednesday for talks. Instead, he wants them to come on …

[Vanguard] Outgoing President Yahya Jammeh of The Gambia has asked the high Level ECOWAS mediation mission led by Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari not to come to Banjul, the Gambian capital on Wednesday for talks. Instead, he wants them to come on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

9 in 10 Nigerians Lack Health Insurance, Says Buhari

[Daily Trust] President Muhammadu Buhari says nine out of 10 Nigerians are not “covered by any kind of health insurance or risk protection mechanism” flouting recommendation by the World Health Organisation.

[Daily Trust] President Muhammadu Buhari says nine out of 10 Nigerians are not "covered by any kind of health insurance or risk protection mechanism" flouting recommendation by the World Health Organisation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Jammeh Asks West African Leaders, Others to Postpone Gambia Trip

[Premium Times] At the instance of President Yahya Jammeh of The Gambia, the high level ECOWAS mediation mission led by Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari has pushed forward its visit to Banjul, the capital of Gambia, to Friday.

[Premium Times] At the instance of President Yahya Jammeh of The Gambia, the high level ECOWAS mediation mission led by Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has pushed forward its visit to Banjul, the capital of Gambia, to Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria