Govt Will Protect Nigeria’s Sovereignty At All Cost – Osinbajo

[Leadership] Acting President Yemi Osinbajo said yesterday that the federal government will do everything within its power to defend and uphold Nigeria’s Sovereignty as enshrined in the constitution.

[Leadership] Acting President Yemi Osinbajo said yesterday that the federal government will do everything within its power to defend and uphold Nigeria's Sovereignty as enshrined in the constitution.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Jonathan’s Second Term Would Have Ruined Nigeria – Oshiomhole

[Leadership] Former Edo State governor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, has said he withdrew his support for former President Goodluck Jonathan because he believed that a Jonathan second term would have ruined the country.

[Leadership] Former Edo State governor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, has said he withdrew his support for former President Goodluck Jonathan because he believed that a Jonathan second term would have ruined the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

PM Meets With Sudanese President in Addis Ababa

[Shabelle] Hassan Ali Khaire, the Prime Minister of the Federal republic of Somalia held meeting with Sudanese President General Omar Hassan Al Bashir in Addis Ababa on Tuesday.

[Shabelle] Hassan Ali Khaire, the Prime Minister of the Federal republic of Somalia held meeting with Sudanese President General Omar Hassan Al Bashir in Addis Ababa on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Darfur Displaced – ‘450 Villages Evacuated in Jebel Marra, Ein Siro’

[Radio Dabanga] Jebel Marra / Ein Siro -The Darfur Displaced and Refugees Association says that the conflict between the government and the armed movements has displaced 450,000 people and evacuated 450 villages in Jebel Marra, Ein Siro and surrounding…

[Radio Dabanga] Jebel Marra / Ein Siro -The Darfur Displaced and Refugees Association says that the conflict between the government and the armed movements has displaced 450,000 people and evacuated 450 villages in Jebel Marra, Ein Siro and surroundings since January 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Protest Blocks Main Highway in the North

[Radio Dabanga] Wadi Halfa -The A1 highway that connects Wadi Halfa in Sudan’s Northern State with the national capital of Khartoum was blocked on Tuesday by a protest against deterioration of services and marginalisation.

[Radio Dabanga] Wadi Halfa -The A1 highway that connects Wadi Halfa in Sudan's Northern State with the national capital of Khartoum was blocked on Tuesday by a protest against deterioration of services and marginalisation.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Govt Played No Part in Suspension of Opposition MPs – Spokesman

[RFI] Zambia’s government has moved to distance itself from the suspension of 48 opposition MPs who have been slapped with a 30-day ban from the country’s parliament. The United Party for National Development (UPND) lawmakers were on Tuesday suspended …

[RFI] Zambia's government has moved to distance itself from the suspension of 48 opposition MPs who have been slapped with a 30-day ban from the country's parliament. The United Party for National Development (UPND) lawmakers were on Tuesday suspended for boycotting an address by President Edgar Lungu.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Alleged Fraud, Loyalty to T.B Joshua Tear Apart Top Civil Society Group

[Premium Times] One of Nigeria’s foremost civil society organisations, the Committee for the Defence of Human Rights (CDHR) is currently embroiled in crisis between its Lagos chapter and the national body.

[Premium Times] One of Nigeria's foremost civil society organisations, the Committee for the Defence of Human Rights (CDHR) is currently embroiled in crisis between its Lagos chapter and the national body.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Militants to Okowa – Account for Your 2 Yrs 13 Percent Derivation

[Vanguard] Warri -NEW Delta Avenger, NDA, a new coalition of ex-militants from the oil producing areas of Delta State, yesterday, called on Governor Ifeanyi Okowa to give account of the 13 per cent derivation he received from the Federation Account in …

[Vanguard] Warri -NEW Delta Avenger, NDA, a new coalition of ex-militants from the oil producing areas of Delta State, yesterday, called on Governor Ifeanyi Okowa to give account of the 13 per cent derivation he received from the Federation Account in the last two years and what went to the oil producing communicates, especially the Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission, DESOPADEC.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria