Court Orders Permanent Forfeiture of Diezani’s ‘$37.5 Million Lagos Property’

[Premium Times] Justice Chuka Obiozor of the Lagos Division of the Federal High Court Monday ordered the permanent forfeiture of a $37.5 million property on Banana Island, Lagos, allegedly belonging to a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani …

[Premium Times] Justice Chuka Obiozor of the Lagos Division of the Federal High Court Monday ordered the permanent forfeiture of a $37.5 million property on Banana Island, Lagos, allegedly belonging to a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Allison-Madueke.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Will They, Won’t They? – ANC MPs Brace for #noconfidence Day

[News24Wire] It’s D-day for President Jacob Zuma and the motion of no confidence against him, and all eyes will be on African National Congress MPs as they prepare to cast a vote in their president via secret ballot.

[News24Wire] It's D-day for President Jacob Zuma and the motion of no confidence against him, and all eyes will be on African National Congress MPs as they prepare to cast a vote in their president via secret ballot.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Dar’s Interests Won’t Change, No Matter Who Wins in Kenya Polls

[East African] In 2015, during Tanzania’s General Election that pitted John Magufuli of Chama cha Mapinduzi against Chadema’s Edward Lowassa, Kenyans had their — mostly undeclared — interests, just like Tanzanians in this year’s Kenyan elections.

[East African] In 2015, during Tanzania's General Election that pitted John Magufuli of Chama cha Mapinduzi against Chadema's Edward Lowassa, Kenyans had their -- mostly undeclared -- interests, just like Tanzanians in this year's Kenyan elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Party Threatens Legal Action If Anti-Zuma Vote Is Not Deferred

[East African] The Pan Africanist Congress of Azania (PAC) wants the much-awaited motion of no-confidence against President Jacob Zuma set for Tuesday postponed because its expelled member of parliament is yet to be replaced.

[East African] The Pan Africanist Congress of Azania (PAC) wants the much-awaited motion of no-confidence against President Jacob Zuma set for Tuesday postponed because its expelled member of parliament is yet to be replaced.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Officer-in-Charge Accused of Demanding Bribe From Junior

[The Herald] The officer-in-charge for boards at Police General Headquarters allegedly demanded $125 bribe from a female subordinate to facilitate her transfer to the Police Traffic Department.

[The Herald] The officer-in-charge for boards at Police General Headquarters allegedly demanded $125 bribe from a female subordinate to facilitate her transfer to the Police Traffic Department.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

UN Warns of Genocide in Central African Republic

[Deutsche Welle] The UN’s aid chief has alerted member states of the “early warning signs of genocide” amid increasing violence. The African nation has seen the worst sectarian violence since the overthrow of the government in 2013.

[Deutsche Welle] The UN's aid chief has alerted member states of the "early warning signs of genocide" amid increasing violence. The African nation has seen the worst sectarian violence since the overthrow of the government in 2013.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

Nation Set for Its First Social Media Election #KenyaDecides

[Al Jazeera] Kenyans are heading to the polls on Tuesday to elect a president. Voters will also choose governors, members of parliament and senators. But Tuesday’s election is different. It is the election in which social media came of age. It is the o…

[Al Jazeera] Kenyans are heading to the polls on Tuesday to elect a president. Voters will also choose governors, members of parliament and senators. But Tuesday's election is different. It is the election in which social media came of age. It is the one where fake news made an entrance and became mainstream.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya