ASUU Rejects Planned Fees Increase in Kust

[Vanguard] The Kano State University of Science and Technology chapter of Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), has rejected plan by the university to raise registration fees for undergraduate students.

[Vanguard] The Kano State University of Science and Technology chapter of Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), has rejected plan by the university to raise registration fees for undergraduate students.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Real Shekau Still Alive, We’re in Desperate Search of Him, Says Military

[Vanguard] The Nigerian Military said yesterday, that the Boko Haram terrorists leader, Abubakar Shekau, was still alive contrary to earlier claim that he was killed sometimes late last year.

[Vanguard] The Nigerian Military said yesterday, that the Boko Haram terrorists leader, Abubakar Shekau, was still alive contrary to earlier claim that he was killed sometimes late last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Get the Real Shekau Now!

[Vanguard] The official admission by the Federal Government through the Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan Ali, that the leader of Boko Haram Islamist terrorist group, Abubakar Shekau, is still alive and hiding in the Sambisa Forest came as a shock to mos…

[Vanguard] The official admission by the Federal Government through the Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan Ali, that the leader of Boko Haram Islamist terrorist group, Abubakar Shekau, is still alive and hiding in the Sambisa Forest came as a shock to most Nigerians who had taken it for granted that the military were now simply conducting mop-up operations.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

U.S. Pulling Out From Uganda LRA Mission

[VOA] The Ugandan military says an aide to Lord’s Resistance Army chief Joseph Kony has surrendered, a day after the United States said it will withdraw from the task force chasing the notorious rebel group.

[VOA] The Ugandan military says an aide to Lord's Resistance Army chief Joseph Kony has surrendered, a day after the United States said it will withdraw from the task force chasing the notorious rebel group.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Vaccine Shortage As Meningitis Spreads

[Daily Trust] Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has reported a “wide outbreak” of cerebrospinal meningitis across 15 states in the country with the death toll reaching 314.

[Daily Trust] Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has reported a "wide outbreak" of cerebrospinal meningitis across 15 states in the country with the death toll reaching 314.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kenya Arrests ‘Wanted Islamic State Militant’ Who Trafficked Recruits

[Shabelle] Kenya has arrested a suspected Islamic State militant on the country’s “most wanted” list who allegedly helped send recruits to Libya and Somalia, police said on Thursday.

[Shabelle] Kenya has arrested a suspected Islamic State militant on the country's "most wanted" list who allegedly helped send recruits to Libya and Somalia, police said on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Stakes for Nation’s Democracy Are High As Zuma Plunges the Knife

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa has reached a crisis point in its political history that’s been looming on the horizon for more than a year. In the dark of night – literally – President Jacob Zuma demonstrated his ruthlessness by firing finance …

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa has reached a crisis point in its political history that's been looming on the horizon for more than a year. In the dark of night - literally - President Jacob Zuma demonstrated his ruthlessness by firing finance minister, Pravin Gordhan, amid a 20-person reshuffle of his government.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Firing of Finance Minister Puts the Public Purse in Zuma’s Hands

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa has entered a new political chapter that promises catastrophic outcomes after President Jacob Zuma reshuffled his cabinet last night, firing the finance minister, Pravin Gordhan, and his deputy, Mcebisi Jonas, amo…

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa has entered a new political chapter that promises catastrophic outcomes after President Jacob Zuma reshuffled his cabinet last night, firing the finance minister, Pravin Gordhan, and his deputy, Mcebisi Jonas, among others.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa