Former Rebel Chief Joins National Salvation Front in South Sudan

[VOA] The chairman of the South Sudan Democratic Movement, also known as the Cobra Faction, has joined the newly formed National Salvation Front headed by General Thomas Cirillo Swaka. General Khalid Butrus Bora told VOA in an exclusive interview in Ar…

[VOA] The chairman of the South Sudan Democratic Movement, also known as the Cobra Faction, has joined the newly formed National Salvation Front headed by General Thomas Cirillo Swaka. General Khalid Butrus Bora told VOA in an exclusive interview in Arabic from an undisclosed location that he was putting weight behind Swaka to fight the government of President Salva Kiir.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

NAMA Completes Calibration of Kaduna Airport Navigational Aids

[Vanguard] Nigerian Airspace Management Agency, NAMA, has completed the routine calibration of the Very High Omnidirectional Radio Range/Distance Measuring Equipment (VOR/DME) and the flight commissioning of the Instrument Landing System/Distance Measu…

[Vanguard] Nigerian Airspace Management Agency, NAMA, has completed the routine calibration of the Very High Omnidirectional Radio Range/Distance Measuring Equipment (VOR/DME) and the flight commissioning of the Instrument Landing System/Distance Measuring Equipment (ILS/DME) of the Kaduna Airport ahead of the closure of the Nnamdi Azikiwe Internatinal Airport, Abuja.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Former Advisor to Tsvangirai Threatens to Sue Opposition Party

[New Zimbabwe] DAYS after the interim leader of Zimbabwe People First (ZimPF) party Joice Mujuru rebranded her faction to National People Party, the other faction led by former CIO minister Didymus Mutasa and Rugare Gumbo has been ordered to stop using…

[New Zimbabwe] DAYS after the interim leader of Zimbabwe People First (ZimPF) party Joice Mujuru rebranded her faction to National People Party, the other faction led by former CIO minister Didymus Mutasa and Rugare Gumbo has been ordered to stop using the name.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Calm Returns to Ife As Aregbesola Visits Trouble Spots

[Vanguard] Normalcy is gradually being restored to the ancient city of Ile-Ife after Wednesday’s bloody clash between the Yoruba and Hausa communities which led to loss of lives and destruction of property.

[Vanguard] Normalcy is gradually being restored to the ancient city of Ile-Ife after Wednesday's bloody clash between the Yoruba and Hausa communities which led to loss of lives and destruction of property.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Senate Blackmailed From South African Trip

[Vanguard] The Senate, Wednesday, stepped down its planned trip to South Africa after scathing criticisms from Nigerians and remarkably, from the House of Representatives, which is set to send a delegation to that country to diagnose that country’s dis…

[Vanguard] The Senate, Wednesday, stepped down its planned trip to South Africa after scathing criticisms from Nigerians and remarkably, from the House of Representatives, which is set to send a delegation to that country to diagnose that country's disease of xenophobia.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Senator Tasks Nigerians On Tourism

[Vanguard] Ibadan -The Senator repreasenting Osun West Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Sen. Isiaka Adeleke has advised Nigerians and governments at different levels to embrace local tourism to boost the economy of the country.

[Vanguard] Ibadan -The Senator repreasenting Osun West Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Sen. Isiaka Adeleke has advised Nigerians and governments at different levels to embrace local tourism to boost the economy of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Sacked Mayor Kombayi Hands Over Mayoral Chain With Missing Gold Links

[New Zimbabwe] FIRED mayor Hamutendi Kombayi handed over the mayoral regalia with missing gold and silver links to the chain, outgoing Gweru commission chairperson, Tsunga Mhangami, claimed during elections to choose the new mayor on Thursday.

[New Zimbabwe] FIRED mayor Hamutendi Kombayi handed over the mayoral regalia with missing gold and silver links to the chain, outgoing Gweru commission chairperson, Tsunga Mhangami, claimed during elections to choose the new mayor on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Fury As Mugabe Travels Amid Floods Disaster

[New Zimbabwe] “Mugabe has no sense of proportionality, his moral height is very low and his priorities are abysmal. What would we expect from a mummy?” PDP secretary general Godern Moyo

[New Zimbabwe] "Mugabe has no sense of proportionality, his moral height is very low and his priorities are abysmal. What would we expect from a mummy?" PDP secretary general Godern Moyo

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe