Govt Must Prosecute Shell, Eni for Malabu Oil Scandal – Etete

[Premium Times] Dan Etete, a former Minister of Petroleum caught at the heart of the $1.1 billion Malabu Oil scandal, has accused the Nigerian government of leaving out Shell and Agip in the criminal charges it filed last week.

[Premium Times] Dan Etete, a former Minister of Petroleum caught at the heart of the $1.1 billion Malabu Oil scandal, has accused the Nigerian government of leaving out Shell and Agip in the criminal charges it filed last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Changes to Electoral Law Too Ambiguous, Law Society Cautions

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Law Society of Kenya (LSK) has said the lack of clarity on the complementary voter identification and results transmission system to be used should technology fail as proposed for in the Election Laws (Amendment) Bill threaten…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Law Society of Kenya (LSK) has said the lack of clarity on the complementary voter identification and results transmission system to be used should technology fail as proposed for in the Election Laws (Amendment) Bill threatens the success of next year's polls.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Uganda to Probe Soldier Torture Claim, Says CDF

[Shabelle] The Commander of Defence Forces, Gen Katumba Wamala, has ordered for an investigation into the suspected torture of a soldier, who was serving in Somalia over missing ammunitions.

[Shabelle] The Commander of Defence Forces, Gen Katumba Wamala, has ordered for an investigation into the suspected torture of a soldier, who was serving in Somalia over missing ammunitions.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

EU Delays Refund to KDF for Somalia Military Operation

[Shabelle] The European Union (EU) has delayed refunds for Kenyan troops fighting Al-Shabaab militants in Somalia amid claims of a verification hitch. Treasury documents show that Kenya has only received Sh198 million from the EU in the five months to …

[Shabelle] The European Union (EU) has delayed refunds for Kenyan troops fighting Al-Shabaab militants in Somalia amid claims of a verification hitch. Treasury documents show that Kenya has only received Sh198 million from the EU in the five months to May against an annual target Sh6.4 billion.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

An Electoral Delegate Shot Dead in Mogadishu

[Shabelle] Unknown gunmen on Wednesday evening killed an elder, who was among the electoral college voted for members of the newly inaugurated parliament, police said. A police officer who did not want to be named, said Ahmed Dhore was murdered by two …

[Shabelle] Unknown gunmen on Wednesday evening killed an elder, who was among the electoral college voted for members of the newly inaugurated parliament, police said. A police officer who did not want to be named, said Ahmed Dhore was murdered by two men armed with pistols while on his way to his residence in Mogadishu's Huriwa district.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Governor Shettima Berates Soldiers for Denying Freed Chibok Girls Access to Parents

[Premium Times] The Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima, on Monday queried the decision of Nigerian soldiers and the officials of the State Security Service who prevented the 21 freed Chibok girls from mingling with their families.

[Premium Times] The Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima, on Monday queried the decision of Nigerian soldiers and the officials of the State Security Service who prevented the 21 freed Chibok girls from mingling with their families.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Despite Challenges, Uganda’s Football Set to Take Off’

[Independent (Kampala)] The Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) has said continued peripheral resource allocation to the game by Ugandans remains one of its biggest challenges.

[Independent (Kampala)] The Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) has said continued peripheral resource allocation to the game by Ugandans remains one of its biggest challenges.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

‘Vampire Attack’ Couple a No-Show in Cape Town Court

[News24Wire] A couple accused of biting and attempting to rape a drinking buddy, in what has been dubbed a “vampire attack”, missed their court appearance in Cape Town on Thursday because they were not transported there from prison.

[News24Wire] A couple accused of biting and attempting to rape a drinking buddy, in what has been dubbed a "vampire attack", missed their court appearance in Cape Town on Thursday because they were not transported there from prison.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Kidnapped’ Cape Town Businessman Found Two Months After Disappearance

[News24Wire] An Athlone businessman, who was apparently kidnapped nearly two months ago, was found in Thornton late on Wednesday and is now receiving medical attention, police have said.

[News24Wire] An Athlone businessman, who was apparently kidnapped nearly two months ago, was found in Thornton late on Wednesday and is now receiving medical attention, police have said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa