NJC Monitoring Panel in Secret Meeting With 11 Judges Handling Corruption Cases

[Premium Times] The Corruption and Financial Crimes Cases Trial Monitoring Committee, set up by the Chairman of the National Judicial Council, Walter Onnoghen, on Monday met with 11 judges handling corruption cases, PREMIUM TIMES has learnt.

[Premium Times] The Corruption and Financial Crimes Cases Trial Monitoring Committee, set up by the Chairman of the National Judicial Council, Walter Onnoghen, on Monday met with 11 judges handling corruption cases, PREMIUM TIMES has learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Controversy Stalks Miguna Miguna on Arrival in Kenya

[Capital FM] Nairobi -There was drama at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport Monday when lawyer Miguna Miguna arrived in Kenya after being expelled from the country, when immigration officers denied him unrestricted entry.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -There was drama at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport Monday when lawyer Miguna Miguna arrived in Kenya after being expelled from the country, when immigration officers denied him unrestricted entry.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Pressure Mounts On Abusers

[HRW] Are words finally turning into action on South Sudan? In a communiqué issued today, regional Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) announced it has decided to impose individual sanctions, referring the matter to the African Union (AU) for further punitive action. AU chairperson Moussa Faki previously warned that AU sanctions are under consideration. While individual sanctions from the region would be a first in South Sudan, the AU has taken similar steps in Mali, Burundi, and Madagascar.

[HRW] Are words finally turning into action on South Sudan? In a communiqué issued today, regional Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) announced it has decided to impose individual sanctions, referring the matter to the African Union (AU) for further punitive action. AU chairperson Moussa Faki previously warned that AU sanctions are under consideration. While individual sanctions from the region would be a first in South Sudan, the AU has taken similar steps in Mali, Burundi, and Madagascar.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Govt to Import 100 Doctors from Cuba

[VOA] Kenya has agreed to accelerate a health agreement it signed with Cuba last year and bring 100 doctors from the country to fill gaps in Kenyan hospitals. Fifty Kenyan doctors will also be sent to Cuba for specialized training.

[VOA] Kenya has agreed to accelerate a health agreement it signed with Cuba last year and bring 100 doctors from the country to fill gaps in Kenyan hospitals. Fifty Kenyan doctors will also be sent to Cuba for specialized training.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Unresolved Issues Overshadow Vital December Poll

[VOA] Jean-Pierre Kalamba waved his hand over a map of the Democratic Republic of Congo, the Central African nation that has delayed elections for two years since the president, Joseph Kabila, refused to resign after his term ended in 2016.

[VOA] Jean-Pierre Kalamba waved his hand over a map of the Democratic Republic of Congo, the Central African nation that has delayed elections for two years since the president, Joseph Kabila, refused to resign after his term ended in 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa