Hichilema’s Days in Jail May Be Longer Than Anticipated

[Zambia Reports] Incarcerated opposition UPND president Hakainde Hichilema should brace himself for a long and hard road ahead. It is very clear that he will not be emerging from the bowels of incarceration anytime soon. The police have made their stan…

[Zambia Reports] Incarcerated opposition UPND president Hakainde Hichilema should brace himself for a long and hard road ahead. It is very clear that he will not be emerging from the bowels of incarceration anytime soon. The police have made their stand very clear that they will go through with their charge of treason which is non-bailable. There could be no consolation looking at the long list of distinguished citizens that have previously suffered the indignity of incarceration under the charge of treason. The state is u

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

President Zuma’s Resignation Not Solution to Country’s Problems

[CISA] Cape Town -The Southern African Catholic Bishops’ Conference (SACBC) has said that all the country’s problems such as corruption will not be solved by the resignation of President Jacob Zuma.

[CISA] Cape Town -The Southern African Catholic Bishops' Conference (SACBC) has said that all the country's problems such as corruption will not be solved by the resignation of President Jacob Zuma.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Pope to Visit Egypt Despite Bombings

[CISA] Vatican City -Pope Francis’ trip to Egypt at the end of the month will go on as planned, despite terrorist attacks which killed more than 43 people during Palm Sunday celebrations in the country, the Vatican has said.

[CISA] Vatican City -Pope Francis' trip to Egypt at the end of the month will go on as planned, despite terrorist attacks which killed more than 43 people during Palm Sunday celebrations in the country, the Vatican has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Sheriff in Calabar, Appeals to Ayade for Support

[Daily Trust] Calabar -The National Chairman of the PDP, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, on Wednesday met with Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State and used the occasion to appeal for his understanding and support.

[Daily Trust] Calabar -The National Chairman of the PDP, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, on Wednesday met with Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State and used the occasion to appeal for his understanding and support.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Trailer Rams Into Anambra Market, Kills 7

[Daily Trust] Awka -Seven persons were feared killed while 12 sustained serious injuries when an articulated truck belonging to Dangote Cement Company rammed into a market in Ihiala, Anambra State.

[Daily Trust] Awka -Seven persons were feared killed while 12 sustained serious injuries when an articulated truck belonging to Dangote Cement Company rammed into a market in Ihiala, Anambra State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Armsgate – Judge Re-States Order On EFCC Retraction

[Daily Trust] The trial judge in the case of former special assistant to former NSA Col Sambo Dasuki, Col Nicholas Ashinze and others has restated his order for the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to fully retract a false media statement.

[Daily Trust] The trial judge in the case of former special assistant to former NSA Col Sambo Dasuki, Col Nicholas Ashinze and others has restated his order for the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to fully retract a false media statement.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria