Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa – Welcome of Former Exiled Lesotho Opposition Political Party Leaders

[SA Govt] Transcript: SADC facilitator and Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa’s remarks at the press conference to welcome the three former exiled Lesotho opposition political party leaders, Maseru

[SA Govt] Transcript: SADC facilitator and Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa's remarks at the press conference to welcome the three former exiled Lesotho opposition political party leaders, Maseru

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

$15 Million: Court Adjourns Patience Jonathan’s Suit

[Premium Times] A federal court in Lagos has adjourned to March 6 the suit filed by former first lady, Patience Jonathan, seeking to un-freeze bank accounts she says belong to her.

[Premium Times] A federal court in Lagos has adjourned to March 6 the suit filed by former first lady, Patience Jonathan, seeking to un-freeze bank accounts she says belong to her.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

It’s Morality Versus Constitutionality in the Drug War

[Citizen] The number of times God has been cited in public speeches, especially in the recent war against drugs, has left me somewhat confused. Being a secular nation, and one where no single religious group can boast of having an overwhelming majority…

[Citizen] The number of times God has been cited in public speeches, especially in the recent war against drugs, has left me somewhat confused. Being a secular nation, and one where no single religious group can boast of having an overwhelming majority, the conflation of religiosity with governance is not something we are used to.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa Concludes Successful Visit to Lesotho

[SA Govt] Southern African Development Community (SADC) Facilitator and South African Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa today, Sunday 12 February 2016 concluded a successful working visit to Maseru where he received and welcomed back home three former e…

[SA Govt] Southern African Development Community (SADC) Facilitator and South African Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa today, Sunday 12 February 2016 concluded a successful working visit to Maseru where he received and welcomed back home three former exiled Lesotho opposition political party leaders back to the Kingdom of Lesotho.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Borno’s Governor Shettima Attacks Predecessor Over Boko Haram

[Premium Times] The governor of Borno State, Kashim Shettima, has come down hard on his predecessor, Ali Sheriff, accusing him of inaction that he said led to the escalation of Boko Haram insurgency.

[Premium Times] The governor of Borno State, Kashim Shettima, has come down hard on his predecessor, Ali Sheriff, accusing him of inaction that he said led to the escalation of Boko Haram insurgency.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Magu – 90 Percent of the Cause of Our Recession Is Corruption

[This Day] Acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Mr. Ibrahim Magu, has said that corruption is virtually the sole reason for the country’s current economic slump. In an interview with Arise TV yesterday, Magu said it was beca…

[This Day] Acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Mr. Ibrahim Magu, has said that corruption is virtually the sole reason for the country's current economic slump. In an interview with Arise TV yesterday, Magu said it was because of the central place of corruption in the present economic woes that the federal government was paying a lot of attention to the recovery of stolen funds.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Magufuli Urges National Support in War On Drugs

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli yesterday called on Tanzanians to support the ongoing war on drugs while coutioning against acts that could undermine efforts by the government to eliminate narcotics trade and abuse.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli yesterday called on Tanzanians to support the ongoing war on drugs while coutioning against acts that could undermine efforts by the government to eliminate narcotics trade and abuse.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Zibani Barred From Participating in the Chief Justice Case

[The Herald] University of Zimbabwe student Romeo Taombera Zibani was this morning barred from participating in the appeal in which Judicial Service Commission (JSC) is challenging the High Court decision suspending public interviews for a new Chief Ju…

[The Herald] University of Zimbabwe student Romeo Taombera Zibani was this morning barred from participating in the appeal in which Judicial Service Commission (JSC) is challenging the High Court decision suspending public interviews for a new Chief Justice.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe