Memoir Exposes the Difficult Masire-Mugabe Relationship

[Zimbabwe Independent] Although the late Botswana president Quett Ketumile Masire one of Africa’s most progressive and successful post-colonial leaders — who built his country’s economy from almost ground zero to what it is today was a close friend to…

[Zimbabwe Independent] Although the late Botswana president Quett Ketumile Masire one of Africa's most progressive and successful post-colonial leaders -- who built his country's economy from almost ground zero to what it is today was a close friend to President Robert Mugabe, he had many disappointments with his contemporary stretching from 1980 until the time of his death two weeks ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

I Will Not Obey Your Suspension Order, NHIs Boss Tells Nigeria’s Health Minister

[Premium Times] The suspended Executive Secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme, NHIS, Usman Yusuf, has officially replied the Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole.

[Premium Times] The suspended Executive Secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme, NHIS, Usman Yusuf, has officially replied the Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Danjuma, Dogonyaro, Christian Elders Blame Buhari Administration for National Crisis

[Premium Times] The National Christian Elders Forum has blamed the Buhari administration for the current ethnic crisis and agitation for secession in Nigeria, accusing the government of deliberately disregarding the constitution and federal character.

[Premium Times] The National Christian Elders Forum has blamed the Buhari administration for the current ethnic crisis and agitation for secession in Nigeria, accusing the government of deliberately disregarding the constitution and federal character.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

I Became 33rd Wife When He Touched My Buttocks – Wanted Criminal’s Wife

[Vanguard] The wife of a wanted criminal suspect, Terwase Akwaza, Mrs. Queen Akwaza, who was arraigned by the Benue Police Command, yesterday, over alleged refusal to disclose her husband’s whereabouts, has disclosed how she became the criminal’s 33rd …

[Vanguard] The wife of a wanted criminal suspect, Terwase Akwaza, Mrs. Queen Akwaza, who was arraigned by the Benue Police Command, yesterday, over alleged refusal to disclose her husband's whereabouts, has disclosed how she became the criminal's 33rd wife.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kwara N-Power Beneficiaries Demand 300 Hectares of Land From Govt

[Daily Trust] Ilorin -The beneficiaries of the N-Power programme in Kwara State have requested the Federal Government to provide a minimum of 100 hectares of farm land with good irrigation system in each of the three senatorial districts of Kwara State…

[Daily Trust] Ilorin -The beneficiaries of the N-Power programme in Kwara State have requested the Federal Government to provide a minimum of 100 hectares of farm land with good irrigation system in each of the three senatorial districts of Kwara State before the beginning of planting season in 2018, for members of the three pioneer clusters of the N-Power graduates and Cluster Youths in Agriculture in the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria