Crack in Lagos APC Deepens As Fashola Shuns #LagosLGPolls

[Vanguard] The cracks within the ranks of Lagos All Progressives Congress, APC, deepened at the weekend as the immediate past governor of the state and Minister of Works, Housing and Power, Babatunde Fashola shunned the council election held across the…

[Vanguard] The cracks within the ranks of Lagos All Progressives Congress, APC, deepened at the weekend as the immediate past governor of the state and Minister of Works, Housing and Power, Babatunde Fashola shunned the council election held across the state on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Family Want Fresh Investigation Into Father’s Death

[Monitor] Kampala -The family of slain Jackson Rukutwa has petitioned the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) and Inspector General of Police (IGP) to conduct fresh investigations into the deceased’s murder.

[Monitor] Kampala -The family of slain Jackson Rukutwa has petitioned the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) and Inspector General of Police (IGP) to conduct fresh investigations into the deceased's murder.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Igbo Quit Notice – No Cause for Alarm – Orji Kalu

[Vanguard] Abuja -A former governor of Abia State, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, yesterday, reassured Nigerians, especially Southerners living in the 19 Northern states that there was no cause for alarm over the October 1st quit notice issued to the Igbo by a Co…

[Vanguard] Abuja -A former governor of Abia State, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, yesterday, reassured Nigerians, especially Southerners living in the 19 Northern states that there was no cause for alarm over the October 1st quit notice issued to the Igbo by a Coalition of Northern Groups, CNG, saying efforts are being put in place to quash the notice.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Bukomansimbi District Boss Hospitalised After Motor Accident

[Monitor] Bukomansimbi -The Bukomansimbi District chairperson, Mr Muhammad Kateregga has been admitted to Masaka Regional Referral Hospital after he sustained injuries in a motor accident accident.

[Monitor] Bukomansimbi -The Bukomansimbi District chairperson, Mr Muhammad Kateregga has been admitted to Masaka Regional Referral Hospital after he sustained injuries in a motor accident accident.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

The Murder That Shook Elections

[Al Jazeera] The mutilated body of Chris Msando, acting director for Information and Communications Technology at the commission overseeing the highly anticipated August election, was found in a forest near the capital less than ten days ahead of the v…

[Al Jazeera] The mutilated body of Chris Msando, acting director for Information and Communications Technology at the commission overseeing the highly anticipated August election, was found in a forest near the capital less than ten days ahead of the vote.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Will Joyce Banda Hand Herself in to Police?

[Al Jazeera] Malawi’s former president denied on Tuesday any wrongdoing in a corruption scandal that erupted when she was in office, saying she will return to the southern African nation to prove her innocence.

[Al Jazeera] Malawi's former president denied on Tuesday any wrongdoing in a corruption scandal that erupted when she was in office, saying she will return to the southern African nation to prove her innocence.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

First Lady Has Captured President Mugabe – War Vets

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe ex-liberation fighters have accused President Robert Mugabe’s wife Grace of capturing the veteran leader due to his advanced age, adding that the nonagenarian should be collectively voted out of power in 2018, says a report.

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe ex-liberation fighters have accused President Robert Mugabe's wife Grace of capturing the veteran leader due to his advanced age, adding that the nonagenarian should be collectively voted out of power in 2018, says a report.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Uganda Needs Fair, Standard Land Valuation Formulae, Not a New Bill

[Observer] There is an imminent terror that is looming over Uganda’s constitutionalism, especially pertaining to the human rights of protection from deprivation of property.

[Observer] There is an imminent terror that is looming over Uganda's constitutionalism, especially pertaining to the human rights of protection from deprivation of property.

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We Will Change Land Bill – Justice Minister

[Observer] After two parliamentary grilling sessions on the tabled Constitutional Amendment Bill 2017 on land, government now is toying with the idea of changing some of the contentious clauses of the draft legislation.

[Observer] After two parliamentary grilling sessions on the tabled Constitutional Amendment Bill 2017 on land, government now is toying with the idea of changing some of the contentious clauses of the draft legislation.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda