Buhari Approves Acting Grand Kadi for FCT

[Daily Trust] President Muhammadu Buhari, has approved the appointment of Kadi Ibrahim Rufai Imam as the Acting Grand Kadi of the Sharia Court of Appeal of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

[Daily Trust] President Muhammadu Buhari, has approved the appointment of Kadi Ibrahim Rufai Imam as the Acting Grand Kadi of the Sharia Court of Appeal of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

House of Reps Seek 20-Year Jail Term for Corrupt Public Servants

[Daily Trust] The House of Representatives yesterday passed for second reading a bill seeking to empower the Economic and Financial Crimes (EFCC) to set a minimum of 20 years jail term for public officers convicted on corruption charges.

[Daily Trust] The House of Representatives yesterday passed for second reading a bill seeking to empower the Economic and Financial Crimes (EFCC) to set a minimum of 20 years jail term for public officers convicted on corruption charges.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kericho Woman Rep Says Defilement Cases On the Rise

[Nation] Kericho County Woman Representative Hellen Chepkwony has expressed concerns over rising cases of defilement in the county that go unreported to and has called on security agencies to deal with those involved.

[Nation] Kericho County Woman Representative Hellen Chepkwony has expressed concerns over rising cases of defilement in the county that go unreported to and has called on security agencies to deal with those involved.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

New VR Film Highlights Life Amid War for Nuba People

[Nuba Reports] “We Who Remain,” a virtual reality film debuting today, takes viewers inside the lives of four Nuba people — a mother, a soldier, a student and a journalist — in a way that its creators hope will stir greater awareness and connection t…

[Nuba Reports] "We Who Remain," a virtual reality film debuting today, takes viewers inside the lives of four Nuba people -- a mother, a soldier, a student and a journalist -- in a way that its creators hope will stir greater awareness and connection to a conflict cut off from the world and regularly dubbed "forgotten".

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Nation’s Debt Crisis – Trawling for Answers

[Africa Research Institute] Less than two decades after it was granted debt relief, the Government of Mozambique again finds itself unable to honour obligations to international creditors. Pending the publication of an audit of US$2 billion of borrowing by Mozambican companies afforded questionable sovereign guarantees, Africa Research Institute and Zitamar News convened a webinar with four expert panellists: Roberto Tibana, principal consultant at Analitica-RJT; Anne Frühauf, senior vice president with Teneo Intelligence; Tariq

[Africa Research Institute] Less than two decades after it was granted debt relief, the Government of Mozambique again finds itself unable to honour obligations to international creditors. Pending the publication of an audit of US$2 billion of borrowing by Mozambican companies afforded questionable sovereign guarantees, Africa Research Institute and Zitamar News convened a webinar with four expert panellists: Roberto Tibana, principal consultant at Analitica-RJT; Anne Frühauf, senior vice president with Teneo Intelligence; Tariq

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

It Is a National Disgrace – Ezekwesili

[Daily Trust] Former Minister of Education Dr Oby Ezekwesili has accused the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari of digging the anti-corruption war into a credibility hole.

[Daily Trust] Former Minister of Education Dr Oby Ezekwesili has accused the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari of digging the anti-corruption war into a credibility hole.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria