Buhari, Sirleaf, Others Move to the Gambia in Push for Peaceful Transition

[Leadership] President Muhammad Buhari will, today, join other West African leaders, led by Liberia’s president, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf in The Gambia, in a push for peaceful democratic transition in the country.

[Leadership] President Muhammad Buhari will, today, join other West African leaders, led by Liberia's president, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf in The Gambia, in a push for peaceful democratic transition in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Buhari, Jonathan and Jammeh of Gambia’s U-Turn

[Vanguard] Ever since former President Goodluck Jonathan made that call to President Muhammadu Buhari congratulating him on his “victory” at the last presidential polls, and following the enormous goodwill that has attracted to him worldwide, it is fas…

[Vanguard] Ever since former President Goodluck Jonathan made that call to President Muhammadu Buhari congratulating him on his "victory" at the last presidential polls, and following the enormous goodwill that has attracted to him worldwide, it is fast becoming a norm in Africa for incumbents to easily accept defeat at the polls and congratulate the winner.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

AMISOM Says Foiled Attack On its Convoy in Somalia

[Shabelle] African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) has released a statement confirming that its soldiers have thwarted a bomb attack on Burundian peacekeepers in middle Shabelle region on Monday.

[Shabelle] African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) has released a statement confirming that its soldiers have thwarted a bomb attack on Burundian peacekeepers in middle Shabelle region on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

AMISOM Convoy Targeted in IED Blasts

[Shabelle] Two simultaneous blasts ripped through a convoy carrying AU soldiers serving with AMISOM near Mahaday district in middle Shabelle region on Monday. Sources said AMISOM convoy was targeted in remote-controlled land mine explosions as it drove…

[Shabelle] Two simultaneous blasts ripped through a convoy carrying AU soldiers serving with AMISOM near Mahaday district in middle Shabelle region on Monday. Sources said AMISOM convoy was targeted in remote-controlled land mine explosions as it drove between Biyo Adde and Mir Tuugo areas by Al shabaab.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Social Media, Women ‘Play Prominent Role’ in Sudan Protest Actions

[Radio Dabanga] Dabanga -The social media has become the main means for youth activists in Sudan. Women have come to play a prominent role in the recent protests against the government policies. According to the activists, the Sudanese will be able to …

[Radio Dabanga] Dabanga -The social media has become the main means for youth activists in Sudan. Women have come to play a prominent role in the recent protests against the government policies. According to the activists, the Sudanese will be able to topple the current regime by next April.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Nigerians Will Lose Millions If MMM Collapses – Founder

[Daily Trust] The founder of Mavrodi Mondial Movement, popularly known as MMM, Sergey Mavrodi, has warned that millions of Nigerians will suffer, because “the scheme is their only means of livelihood”.

[Daily Trust] The founder of Mavrodi Mondial Movement, popularly known as MMM, Sergey Mavrodi, has warned that millions of Nigerians will suffer, because "the scheme is their only means of livelihood".

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria