Government Urged to Hold Rebel Commanders Accountable for War Crimes

[Deutsche Welle] The government of the Central Africa Republic plans to hold further peace talks with rebel factions. But rights group, Human Rights Watch, wants rebel leaders to be held accountable for war crimes.

[Deutsche Welle] The government of the Central Africa Republic plans to hold further peace talks with rebel factions. But rights group, Human Rights Watch, wants rebel leaders to be held accountable for war crimes.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

PM Desalegn Slams Businesses Over Tax, Corruption

[Addis Fortune] Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn, in the latest consultative meeting between the government and private businesses, scolded the private sector mainly on the issue of corruption and taxes, which were talking points in the country over…

[Addis Fortune] Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn, in the latest consultative meeting between the government and private businesses, scolded the private sector mainly on the issue of corruption and taxes, which were talking points in the country over the past month.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

NCAA Downgrades First Nation Operations From Schedule to Charter

[Daily Trust] Lagos -The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) on Monday downgraded the operations of First Nation Airways, one of Nigeria’s domestic carriers, from scheduled services to charter.

[Daily Trust] Lagos -The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) on Monday downgraded the operations of First Nation Airways, one of Nigeria's domestic carriers, from scheduled services to charter.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Six Urban Towns to Get Power Upgrade

[Addis Fortune] The Ethiopian Electric Utility (EEU) is to going to rehabilitate and upgrade electric power distribution lines in six regional towns with 1.7 billion Br financing from the World Bank’s (WB) International Development Association (IDA) an…

[Addis Fortune] The Ethiopian Electric Utility (EEU) is to going to rehabilitate and upgrade electric power distribution lines in six regional towns with 1.7 billion Br financing from the World Bank's (WB) International Development Association (IDA) and the government coffer.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Nigeria Raises Alarm On International Fraudsters Offering Oil Deals

[Premium Times] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation has raised the red flag on the activities of con men who specialise in circulating phantom letters of crude oil allocation with the intent of defrauding unsuspecting would-be buyers or members…

[Premium Times] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation has raised the red flag on the activities of con men who specialise in circulating phantom letters of crude oil allocation with the intent of defrauding unsuspecting would-be buyers or members of the public.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Beenie Man Jets in Thursday

[The Herald] It is only one day before internationally acclaimed dancehall superstar, Beenie Man born Anthony Moses Davis returns to Harare, after his last visit in 2010. Bennie Man, “The Girls Dem Sugar”, is arriving this Thursday evening ahead of his…

[The Herald] It is only one day before internationally acclaimed dancehall superstar, Beenie Man born Anthony Moses Davis returns to Harare, after his last visit in 2010. Bennie Man, "The Girls Dem Sugar", is arriving this Thursday evening ahead of his show to be held on Saturday at Alexandra Sports Club in Milton Park.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

A Missed Opportunity By President Buhari – PDP

[PDP] When last Friday the Presidency issued a statement intimating the people of the imminent return of President Buhari to the Country after his three-month plus of medical vacation in London with the added bonus of a presidential address on Monday (…

[PDP] When last Friday the Presidency issued a statement intimating the people of the imminent return of President Buhari to the Country after his three-month plus of medical vacation in London with the added bonus of a presidential address on Monday (which is today), not a few Nigerians heaved a sigh of relief, thanking God for delivering our President and expectantly looked forward to a robust speech that would further imbue the Confidence of the people in the Capacity of the Government to continue to take on

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria