Wamatangi Joins Race for Senate Deputy Speaker’s Seat

[Nation] Kiambu Senator Kimani Wamatangi, who was re-elected in the August 8 elections, has joined the race for Senate Deputy Speaker’s seat as lobbying for leadership positions in Parliament intensified.

[Nation] Kiambu Senator Kimani Wamatangi, who was re-elected in the August 8 elections, has joined the race for Senate Deputy Speaker's seat as lobbying for leadership positions in Parliament intensified.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Karatu Road Tragedy Survivors On Their Way Home From the US

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The survivors of a fatal bus accident in Karatu District, Doreen Elibariki, Wilson Tarimo and Sadia Ismail on Thursday started their journey to Tanzania from the US where they have been receiving specialised medical attention.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The survivors of a fatal bus accident in Karatu District, Doreen Elibariki, Wilson Tarimo and Sadia Ismail on Thursday started their journey to Tanzania from the US where they have been receiving specialised medical attention.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

President Wants Ex-Ministers to Draw Cabinet-Level Pay As Envoys

[Observer] Uganda’s budget for maintaining its foreign envoys is likely to go up every time President Museveni appoints former ministers as ambassadors, if government implements a new presidential directive to the public service ministry.

[Observer] Uganda's budget for maintaining its foreign envoys is likely to go up every time President Museveni appoints former ministers as ambassadors, if government implements a new presidential directive to the public service ministry.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

HIV Prevalence Higher in Women Than Men

[Monitor] According to the 2016 Uganda population HIV/Aids Impact Assessment (UPHIA) survey, the adult HIV prevalence is higher among women at 7.5 per cent compared to 4.3 per cent among men.

[Monitor] According to the 2016 Uganda population HIV/Aids Impact Assessment (UPHIA) survey, the adult HIV prevalence is higher among women at 7.5 per cent compared to 4.3 per cent among men.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Governors Are Holding Nigeria Together – Buhari

[Vanguard] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari has praised the thirty- six state governors, saying that they are holding Nigeria together as a country, just as he thanked them for playing such a role.

[Vanguard] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari has praised the thirty- six state governors, saying that they are holding Nigeria together as a country, just as he thanked them for playing such a role.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Perm Sec Accused of Corruption Forfeits N660 Million, $137,000, Two Buildings to Nigerian Govt

[Premium Times] The Lagos Division of the Federal High Court on Thursday ordered the temporary forfeiture of N664,475,246 and $137,680 allegedly diverted from the previous administration’s Sure-P funds to the Nigerian government.

[Premium Times] The Lagos Division of the Federal High Court on Thursday ordered the temporary forfeiture of N664,475,246 and $137,680 allegedly diverted from the previous administration's Sure-P funds to the Nigerian government.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

DSS Allegedly Attempts Failed Arrest of Reno Omokri At Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport

[Vanguard] The Department of State Services, DSS, Thursday, allegedly bared its fangs when it attempted to arrest bestselling author and former aide to Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Pastor Reno Omokri who is equally the author of the Amazon #1bestsel…

[Vanguard] The Department of State Services, DSS, Thursday, allegedly bared its fangs when it attempted to arrest bestselling author and former aide to Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Pastor Reno Omokri who is equally the author of the Amazon #1bestselling book, Facts Versus Fiction: The True Story of the Jonathan Years: Chibok, 2015 and Other Conspiracies today at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Vanguard has learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria