25 States Okay 35-Yrs Minimum Age for President

[Leadership] Abuja -As part of the ongoing amendments to the 1999 constitution, 25 out of the 36 state houses of assembly in the country have passed the ‘Not-too-young-to-run’ bill, LEADERSHIP Weekend can report.

[Leadership] Abuja -As part of the ongoing amendments to the 1999 constitution, 25 out of the 36 state houses of assembly in the country have passed the 'Not-too-young-to-run' bill, LEADERSHIP Weekend can report.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kenyan Police Kill Al Shabaab Member, Arrest Two in Isiolo

[Shabelle] A terror suspect was killed while two others were arrested on Friday after engaging security officers in a gun battle at their hideout in Merti, Isiolo County.

[Shabelle] A terror suspect was killed while two others were arrested on Friday after engaging security officers in a gun battle at their hideout in Merti, Isiolo County.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Lower Shabelle Residents Complain About Army Operation

[Shabelle] The local residents in Lower Shabelle region in southern Somalia say they are complaining about the ongoing Somali and AMISOM military operations against Al Shabaab.

[Shabelle] The local residents in Lower Shabelle region in southern Somalia say they are complaining about the ongoing Somali and AMISOM military operations against Al Shabaab.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Calm Returns to Toratorow After It Fell to Somali, AU Forces

[Shabelle] A resident says a precarious calm has returned to Toratorow, a small strategic town in Lower Shabelle region in southern, a day after it fell to Somali forces backed by AMISOM.

[Shabelle] A resident says a precarious calm has returned to Toratorow, a small strategic town in Lower Shabelle region in southern, a day after it fell to Somali forces backed by AMISOM.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Migrants in Libya Don’t Want to Go Home

[VOA] Somali government efforts to evacuate a large number of Somali migrants from Libya hit a snag after the delegation sent there was unable to persuade migrants to abandon the dangerous sea journey to Europe and instead return to Somalia.

[VOA] Somali government efforts to evacuate a large number of Somali migrants from Libya hit a snag after the delegation sent there was unable to persuade migrants to abandon the dangerous sea journey to Europe and instead return to Somalia.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Man Burnt to Death in Mob Justice Attack in Limpopo

[News24Wire] Police have condemned ongoing mob-justice in the province after a man was burnt to death in his vehicle following an attack near Ga-Mokgotho village in Limpopo.

[News24Wire] Police have condemned ongoing mob-justice in the province after a man was burnt to death in his vehicle following an attack near Ga-Mokgotho village in Limpopo.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Buhari Reinstates NHIs Boss Who Is Under Probe for Alleged Fraud

[Vanguard] This government really does not have any agenda to curb corruption as earlier promised. The decision to re-instate Prof. Yusuf shows how deep corruption has eaten into the fibre of our beloved society. It also concurs with the saying that “T…

[Vanguard] This government really does not have any agenda to curb corruption as earlier promised. The decision to re-instate Prof. Yusuf shows how deep corruption has eaten into the fibre of our beloved society. It also concurs with the saying that "The pest that eats the vegetable is in the vegetable'.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

EAC Heads of State to Meet Over Health, Infrastructure

[New Times] East African Community Heads of State are expected to convene in Uganda’s capital Kampala next week to discuss a number of regional matters, including infrastructure and health sector growth.

[New Times] East African Community Heads of State are expected to convene in Uganda's capital Kampala next week to discuss a number of regional matters, including infrastructure and health sector growth.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda