Why Mudavadi’s Supporters Want Him to Fly Nasa Presidential Flag

[Nation] He came around when the Cord trio of Raila Odinga, Kalonzo Musyoka and Moses Wetang’ula had been running around the country for four years galvanizing support for the Opposition and badly needed to be re-energised. Mr Musalia Mudavadi willingl…

[Nation] He came around when the Cord trio of Raila Odinga, Kalonzo Musyoka and Moses Wetang'ula had been running around the country for four years galvanizing support for the Opposition and badly needed to be re-energised. Mr Musalia Mudavadi willingly joined them, giving the team fresh impetus, and now his backers want him to fly Nasa's presidential ticket.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Panic As Airport Expansion Displaces Agriculture Workers

[Monitor] The looming eviction of ministry of Agriculture staff residing near Entebbe International Airport to pave way for the expansion of the airport, has left the affected persons concerned. Questions have been raised and accusations of collusion o…

[Monitor] The looming eviction of ministry of Agriculture staff residing near Entebbe International Airport to pave way for the expansion of the airport, has left the affected persons concerned. Questions have been raised and accusations of collusion on the part of those driving the project are flying about.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Government Takes Over Power Distribution in 7 Districts

[Monitor] Kyenjojo -The Uganda Electricity Distribution Company Ltd (UEDCL), a government agency, has taken over from Ferdsult Engineering Services Ltd, a private company, the distribution of electricity in parts of western Uganda.

[Monitor] Kyenjojo -The Uganda Electricity Distribution Company Ltd (UEDCL), a government agency, has taken over from Ferdsult Engineering Services Ltd, a private company, the distribution of electricity in parts of western Uganda.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

N’East Crisis Is World’s Largest, Most Neglected Region, Says UN Security Council

[This Day] Abuja -The United Nations Security Council has described the humanitarian crisis in Nigeria’s North-east and Lake Chad Basin region as not just the largest humanitarian crisis the world has ever faced but regrettably the most neglected and f…

[This Day] Abuja -The United Nations Security Council has described the humanitarian crisis in Nigeria's North-east and Lake Chad Basin region as not just the largest humanitarian crisis the world has ever faced but regrettably the most neglected and forgotten.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

IPOB – S’East Govs Not Doing Enough to Secure Kanu’s Release

[This Day] Umuahia -The governors of the South-east geopolitical zone have come under attack by the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) for their perceived indifference to the plight of its detained leader, Nnamdi Kanu, and the ongoing efforts of his fo…

[This Day] Umuahia -The governors of the South-east geopolitical zone have come under attack by the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) for their perceived indifference to the plight of its detained leader, Nnamdi Kanu, and the ongoing efforts of his followers to get him freed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Court Jails Former Adamawa Gov, Nggilari, 5 Years for Corruption

[Leadership] A Yola High Court yesterday sentenced former governor of Adamawa State, Bala James Nggilari to five years in prison without an option of fine for corruption involving the purchase of 25 vehicles amounting to N167million without following d…

[Leadership] A Yola High Court yesterday sentenced former governor of Adamawa State, Bala James Nggilari to five years in prison without an option of fine for corruption involving the purchase of 25 vehicles amounting to N167million without following due process.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt to Review Military Rules of Engagement

[This Day] Abuja -Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday in Abuja said that government would progressively review the rules of engagement by the military and across the nation’s security system, and take into considerations human rights issues.

[This Day] Abuja -Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday in Abuja said that government would progressively review the rules of engagement by the military and across the nation's security system, and take into considerations human rights issues.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Asks Jonathan to Stop Apportioning Blame Over Chibok Girls

[This Day] The federal government has come out hard on former President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, to stop apportioning blame over the rescue of the schoolgirls who were abducted in Chibok under his administration.

[This Day] The federal government has come out hard on former President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, to stop apportioning blame over the rescue of the schoolgirls who were abducted in Chibok under his administration.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria