Unam to Honour Mbumba With Doctorate

[Namibian] The University of Namibia announced today that it will bestow a doctorate of public administration honoris causa on vice president and the university’s chancellor, Nangolo Mbumba.

[Namibian] The University of Namibia announced today that it will bestow a doctorate of public administration honoris causa on vice president and the university's chancellor, Nangolo Mbumba.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

We Can’t Wait for Parliament’s Go-Ahead Before Expropriating Land Without Compensation – Nkoana-Mashabane

[News24Wire] Rural Development and Land Reform Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane says she is preparing for a test case to expropriate land without compensation.

[News24Wire] Rural Development and Land Reform Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane says she is preparing for a test case to expropriate land without compensation.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mixed Reactions Trail PDP Apology

[Vanguard] The Federal Government taunted the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, asking it to complete its apology to Nigerians by returning all the funds looted from the public treasury during its 16 years in power.

[Vanguard] The Federal Government taunted the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, asking it to complete its apology to Nigerians by returning all the funds looted from the public treasury during its 16 years in power.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

World Bank Announces Winners of #Blog4Dev Essay Contest

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -The World Bank has announced the Ugandan winners of its annual #Blog4Dev youth essay competition. The three winners are Tendo Namata, 26 ; Helda Mary Akongo, 24 and Douglas Dubois Semabala, 26 .

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -The World Bank has announced the Ugandan winners of its annual #Blog4Dev youth essay competition. The three winners are Tendo Namata, 26 ; Helda Mary Akongo, 24 and Douglas Dubois Semabala, 26 .

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

2018 Election Sequence – Senate Probes $50,000 Bribery Allegation

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Senate, yesterday, frowned on reports that senators have been given $50,000 bribe to stop plans to override President Muhammadu Buhari’s veto of the Electoral Act Amendment Bill 2018 on sequence of election.

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Senate, yesterday, frowned on reports that senators have been given $50,000 bribe to stop plans to override President Muhammadu Buhari's veto of the Electoral Act Amendment Bill 2018 on sequence of election.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Dapchi – I Want My Daughter Home for Easter – Leah Sharibu’s Dad

[Vanguard] Nathaniel Sharibu, a Police Officer and father of Miss Leah Sharibu, the 15-year old Dapchi schoolgirl still being held captive by Boko Haram for her refusal to convert to Islam, yesterday pleaded with the Federal Government and all Nigerian…

[Vanguard] Nathaniel Sharibu, a Police Officer and father of Miss Leah Sharibu, the 15-year old Dapchi schoolgirl still being held captive by Boko Haram for her refusal to convert to Islam, yesterday pleaded with the Federal Government and all Nigerians to ensure the release of his daughter before the Easter celebrations.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Herdsmen Attacks – Probe Alleged Ethnic Cleansing, Afenifere Urges UN

[Vanguard] Akure -The pan Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, yesterday, called on the United Nations, UN, Special Rapporteur on genocide to investigate what it called the alleged ethnic cleansing by herdsmen in Nigeria.

[Vanguard] Akure -The pan Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, yesterday, called on the United Nations, UN, Special Rapporteur on genocide to investigate what it called the alleged ethnic cleansing by herdsmen in Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ndigbo Express Support for Danjuma’s Call to Arms

[Vanguard] Igbo leaders have applauded the statement by the former Minister of Defence, Lt. General Theophilus Danjuma, that Nigerians should take up arms against the marauding Fulani herdsmen who have been killing the citizens across the country, insi…

[Vanguard] Igbo leaders have applauded the statement by the former Minister of Defence, Lt. General Theophilus Danjuma, that Nigerians should take up arms against the marauding Fulani herdsmen who have been killing the citizens across the country, insisting that the Armed Forces have failed to protect the country from the aggressions of the herdsmen.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Development – Gayton Mckenzie’s Party Will Support DA’s Athol Trollip As NMB Mayor

[News24Wire] The Patriotic Alliance (PA) has declared it support for the Democratic Alliance and Nelson Mandela Bay Mayor Athol Trollip in the upcoming vote of no confidence in him, scheduled for Thursday.

[News24Wire] The Patriotic Alliance (PA) has declared it support for the Democratic Alliance and Nelson Mandela Bay Mayor Athol Trollip in the upcoming vote of no confidence in him, scheduled for Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa