Edward Ouko Accuses National Assembly of Plotting to Oust Him

[Nation] Embattled Auditor-General Edward Ouko has accused Speaker of the National Assembly Justin Muturi and the parliamentary committee for Trade and Finance of furthering a scheme to hound him out of office.

[Nation] Embattled Auditor-General Edward Ouko has accused Speaker of the National Assembly Justin Muturi and the parliamentary committee for Trade and Finance of furthering a scheme to hound him out of office.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Johnson Sakaja Quits Nairobi Governor Race

[Nation] The battle for Nairobi politics in President Uhuru Kenyatta’s Jubilee Party has taken a new twist after nominated MP Johnson Sakaja quit the governorship race in favour of that of the Senate.

[Nation] The battle for Nairobi politics in President Uhuru Kenyatta's Jubilee Party has taken a new twist after nominated MP Johnson Sakaja quit the governorship race in favour of that of the Senate.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Broadcaster Suspends 9 Journalists Over Trump Fake News

[This is Africa] Nine journalists from a public broadcaster in Tanzania, Tanzanian Broadcasting Corporation (TBC), were suspended following the publication of a fake news story alleging that U.S. President Donald Trump had praised the Tanzanian Preside…

[This is Africa] Nine journalists from a public broadcaster in Tanzania, Tanzanian Broadcasting Corporation (TBC), were suspended following the publication of a fake news story alleging that U.S. President Donald Trump had praised the Tanzanian President John Magufuli as an "African hero". The issue of fake news has become topical, and the suspension highlights the need for journalists to adhere to the highest ethical codes to provide fair, verified, and accurate news.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Us Firm Demands Sh53bn From Tanzania Power Supplier Tanesco for Breach of Contract

[Nation] US-based Symbion Power has taken Tanzania Electric Supply Company (Tanesco) to the International Court of Arbitration in Paris seeking $561 million settlement (KSh53.7 billion) for breach of contract.

[Nation] US-based Symbion Power has taken Tanzania Electric Supply Company (Tanesco) to the International Court of Arbitration in Paris seeking $561 million settlement (KSh53.7 billion) for breach of contract.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Court Remands Ex-NNPC Boss, Yakubu in Kuje Prison

[Vanguard] The Federal High Court in Abuja, on Thursday, remanded former Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Mr. Andrew Yakubu, who was accused of stashing over N3billion at his house in Kaduna, in Kuje Prison.

[Vanguard] The Federal High Court in Abuja, on Thursday, remanded former Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Mr. Andrew Yakubu, who was accused of stashing over N3billion at his house in Kaduna, in Kuje Prison.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

No Law Compels Me to Wear Uniform, Customs Boss Tells Senate

[Vanguard] The Comptroller-General of Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, Col. Hameed Ibrahim Ali, rtd us presently before the Senators at the Senate Chambers without wearing the complete Customs Uniform as directed by the Senate.

[Vanguard] The Comptroller-General of Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, Col. Hameed Ibrahim Ali, rtd us presently before the Senators at the Senate Chambers without wearing the complete Customs Uniform as directed by the Senate.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria