We Have Chosen Negotiation for Rescue of Abducted Schoolgirls – Buhari

[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari says Nigeria prefers to have schoolgirls abducted by Boko Haram from Chibok and Dapchi back alive, and that is why it has chosen negotiation, rather than military option.

[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari says Nigeria prefers to have schoolgirls abducted by Boko Haram from Chibok and Dapchi back alive, and that is why it has chosen negotiation, rather than military option.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mugabe’s Re-Entry Into Politics Not a Threat – Opposition

[New Zimbabwe] THE re-entry of former president Robert Mugabe into active politics will not have any effect on MDC Alliance’s election victory chances, the opposition coalition has said.

[New Zimbabwe] THE re-entry of former president Robert Mugabe into active politics will not have any effect on MDC Alliance's election victory chances, the opposition coalition has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

164,715 Nigerians Taking Refuge in Chad, Niger, Cameroon

[Daily Trust] Over 164, 715 Nigerians from crisis prone areas in the north east are now refugees in Chad, Niger and Cameroun, a humanitarian organization, Social Welfare Network Initiative (SWNI) has said.

[Daily Trust] Over 164, 715 Nigerians from crisis prone areas in the north east are now refugees in Chad, Niger and Cameroun, a humanitarian organization, Social Welfare Network Initiative (SWNI) has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Why I Revealed How Much We Earn As Senators – Shehu Sani

[Premium Times] Shehu Sani, the Nigerian senator who revealed that he and his colleagues receive N13.5 million as running cost monthly, has explained why he exposed his colleagues.

[Premium Times] Shehu Sani, the Nigerian senator who revealed that he and his colleagues receive N13.5 million as running cost monthly, has explained why he exposed his colleagues.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Buhari’s Minister Accuses Govt of Corruption, Deceit

[Premium Times] More signs of the troubles within Nigeria’s ruling party, APC, emerged on Monday as a minister of the federal government accused an APC governor of mismanagement, corruption and deceit.

[Premium Times] More signs of the troubles within Nigeria's ruling party, APC, emerged on Monday as a minister of the federal government accused an APC governor of mismanagement, corruption and deceit.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Parliament to Investigate MP Over ‘Wife Beating’ Comment

[Independent (Kampala)] Speaker of Uganda’s parliament Rebecca Alitwala Kadaga has directed the Rules, Privileges and Discipline Committee to investigate the conduct of Onesimus Twinamasiko, the Bugangaizi East County MP over his comments on domestic v…

[Independent (Kampala)] Speaker of Uganda's parliament Rebecca Alitwala Kadaga has directed the Rules, Privileges and Discipline Committee to investigate the conduct of Onesimus Twinamasiko, the Bugangaizi East County MP over his comments on domestic violence.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Govt Workers Vow to Resist ‘Military Takeover’

[Premium Times] The Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria at the weekend warned that it would resist any illegal and undemocratic takeover of the government in Nigeria.

[Premium Times] The Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria at the weekend warned that it would resist any illegal and undemocratic takeover of the government in Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mauritius Turns 50 – How Far Has It Come?

[Deutsche Welle] Mauritius is marking 50 years of independence. The island nation is seen as a success story but the celebration is marred by a political scandal which may cause the country’s president to step down.

[Deutsche Welle] Mauritius is marking 50 years of independence. The island nation is seen as a success story but the celebration is marred by a political scandal which may cause the country's president to step down.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius