Senate Plots Ndume’s Suspension

[Daily Trust] There is an ongoing plot in the Senate to suspend former majority leader, Senator Ali Ndume (APC, Borno South) over his motion that led to investigation against Senate President Bukola Saraki and Senator Dino Melaye (APC, Kogi West), Dail…

[Daily Trust] There is an ongoing plot in the Senate to suspend former majority leader, Senator Ali Ndume (APC, Borno South) over his motion that led to investigation against Senate President Bukola Saraki and Senator Dino Melaye (APC, Kogi West), Daily Trust has gathered.

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Court Update – Seven Arrested for Taxi Violence

[SAPS] King William’s Town -Three (3) suspects, Masixole Mgcotyelwa, (18), Mzwandile Mgcotyelwa, (67) and Mongameli Mgcotyelwa (29) appeared at Ngqeleni Magistrate’s Court today, 27 March 2017 facing charges of possession of unlicensed firearm, ammunit…

[SAPS] King William's Town -Three (3) suspects, Masixole Mgcotyelwa, (18), Mzwandile Mgcotyelwa, (67) and Mongameli Mgcotyelwa (29) appeared at Ngqeleni Magistrate's Court today, 27 March 2017 facing charges of possession of unlicensed firearm, ammunition and dangerous weapons. All three (3) suspects have been remanded in custody until their next court appearance on 29 March 2017.

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Sokoto State May Close Schools As Meningitis Kills 23

[This Day] Following the death toll as a result of meningitis outbreak which has killed 23 people in Sokoto State, the Commissioner for Health, Alhaji Balarabe Kakale, yesterday said the state government is contemplating closing some public and private…

[This Day] Following the death toll as a result of meningitis outbreak which has killed 23 people in Sokoto State, the Commissioner for Health, Alhaji Balarabe Kakale, yesterday said the state government is contemplating closing some public and private schools in the state.

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Vetting of Deputy Minister Nominees Begins

[Ghana Govt.] The 26 member Appointments Committee of Parliament chaired by Joseph Osei-Owusu, MP for Bekwai and First Deputy Speaker, will resumed public hearing, Monday to vet the final batch of President Akufo-Addo’s ministerial and deputy ministeri…

[Ghana Govt.] The 26 member Appointments Committee of Parliament chaired by Joseph Osei-Owusu, MP for Bekwai and First Deputy Speaker, will resumed public hearing, Monday to vet the final batch of President Akufo-Addo's ministerial and deputy ministerial nominees.

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Minister Moves to Calm Land Reform Fears

[News24Wire] Minister of Rural Development and Land Reform Gugile Nkwinti has said the country needs clarity on the ruling party’s current stance on land, and that the ANC is still guided by the provisions in the Constitution.

[News24Wire] Minister of Rural Development and Land Reform Gugile Nkwinti has said the country needs clarity on the ruling party's current stance on land, and that the ANC is still guided by the provisions in the Constitution.

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