Yar’Adua, Jonathan Blew U.S.$67 Billion – El-Rufai

[Daily Trust] Kaduna State Governor Nasir el-Rufai yesterday accused the administrations of former presidents, late Umar Yar’Adua and Goodluck Jonathan of “blowing” $40bn foreign reserve and $27bn excess crude account left by the administration of form…

[Daily Trust] Kaduna State Governor Nasir el-Rufai yesterday accused the administrations of former presidents, late Umar Yar'Adua and Goodluck Jonathan of "blowing" $40bn foreign reserve and $27bn excess crude account left by the administration of former President Olusegun Obasanjo.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

DRC Orders Social Networks Shut as Kabila’s Term Expires

[East African] Authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo have ordered that social networks including Facebook and WhatsApp be blocked soon before President Joseph Kabila’s mandate expires, three internet providers said Thursday.

[East African] Authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo have ordered that social networks including Facebook and WhatsApp be blocked soon before President Joseph Kabila's mandate expires, three internet providers said Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Masvingo – Time to Crack the Whip

[The Herald] It’s all gold, green, red and black — the revolutionary colours of the ruling Zanu-PF — in the ancient city of Masvingo, where the party is holding its 16th Annual People’s Conference.Business is at a standstill.

[The Herald] It's all gold, green, red and black -- the revolutionary colours of the ruling Zanu-PF -- in the ancient city of Masvingo, where the party is holding its 16th Annual People's Conference.Business is at a standstill.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

President Sirleaf Off to Abuja

[Observer] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has departed the country for Abuja, Nigeria, to attend the 50th Heads of State Session of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS).

[Observer] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has departed the country for Abuja, Nigeria, to attend the 50th Heads of State Session of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS).

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

58 Obtain Technical Degrees From Dujar College

[Observer] The Liberia Dujar Technical College on Tuesday, graduated 58 students in various disciplines. The graduates, who earned Associate of Applied Science degrees, had studied over a three-year period.

[Observer] The Liberia Dujar Technical College on Tuesday, graduated 58 students in various disciplines. The graduates, who earned Associate of Applied Science degrees, had studied over a three-year period.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Cape Town City Spokesperson Killed in House Robbery

[News24Wire] Steven Otter, the communications and community liaison for Transport for Cape Town, was killed in a house robbery in Harfield Village early on Friday morning.

[News24Wire] Steven Otter, the communications and community liaison for Transport for Cape Town, was killed in a house robbery in Harfield Village early on Friday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa