Party Leaders Say Uhuru, Raila ‘Handshake’ Has Calmed the Country

[Nation] Jubilee and Orange Democratic Movement leaders have committed to work together to ensure the success of the Building Bridges Initiative initiated by President Uhuru Kenyatta and Mr Raila Odinga.

[Nation] Jubilee and Orange Democratic Movement leaders have committed to work together to ensure the success of the Building Bridges Initiative initiated by President Uhuru Kenyatta and Mr Raila Odinga.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

France Was the First Country to Accept My Talent – Femi Kuti

[Vanguard] Afrobeat singer, Femi Kuti, son of the legendary Afrobeat creator, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, who welcomed President Emmanuel Macron of France to their iconic Afrika Shrine on Tuesday amid pomp and pageantry has revealed his connection to the Fren…

[Vanguard] Afrobeat singer, Femi Kuti, son of the legendary Afrobeat creator, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, who welcomed President Emmanuel Macron of France to their iconic Afrika Shrine on Tuesday amid pomp and pageantry has revealed his connection to the French while admitting it was a total shock that the French President would choose his place to visit in Nigeria as part of activities to mark the launch of the 2020 Season of African Cultures in France.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Glo Named Fourth Most Admired African Brand

[Guardian] The telecommunications company, Globacom, has been named as the fourth most admired African Brand, according to the 2017/2018 survey conducted by Brand Africa. The results are in the current edition of African Business magazine, a business-o…

[Guardian] The telecommunications company, Globacom, has been named as the fourth most admired African Brand, according to the 2017/2018 survey conducted by Brand Africa. The results are in the current edition of African Business magazine, a business-oriented journal based in South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Buhari – Saraki Went Through Tortuous Judicial Process, Vindicated At Last

[This Day] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari Saturday in Abuja reacted to Friday’s acquittal of Senate President Bukola Saraki from allegations of false asset declaration by the Supreme Court, saying Saraki persevered, went through tortuous judicial pr…

[This Day] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari Saturday in Abuja reacted to Friday's acquittal of Senate President Bukola Saraki from allegations of false asset declaration by the Supreme Court, saying Saraki persevered, went through tortuous judicial process and was vindicated in the end.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Slain Officers’ Families Will Not Be Abandoned – Police

[Leadership] The Nigeria Police Force has assured families of policemen and officers that they would not be abandoned should they pay the supreme price in the line of duty.

[Leadership] The Nigeria Police Force has assured families of policemen and officers that they would not be abandoned should they pay the supreme price in the line of duty.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Monitoring Group Deploys Observers to Ekiti, Cautions Against Violence

[Leadership] Election observer and monitoring group, the Independent Service Delivery Monitoring Group (ISDMG) has said it is deploying 100 observers to monitor next Saturday’s governorship election in Ekiti. The group, in a statement signed by its dir…

[Leadership] Election observer and monitoring group, the Independent Service Delivery Monitoring Group (ISDMG) has said it is deploying 100 observers to monitor next Saturday's governorship election in Ekiti. The group, in a statement signed by its director of contact and mobilisation, Faith Nwadishi, stated that as the country progresses towards the 2019 elections, there is need to continue to monitor progress being made by INEC, security agencies and politicians. Nwadishi, while urging politicians to shun any action

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Court – Mugabe Meets Ex-Guard Charged With Stealing His Computers

[New Zimbabwe] Harare -A presidential guard soldier who allegedly stole over 100 laptops and computer accessories from former President Robert Mugabe has reportedly jumped bail and is now thought to be on the run.

[New Zimbabwe] Harare -A presidential guard soldier who allegedly stole over 100 laptops and computer accessories from former President Robert Mugabe has reportedly jumped bail and is now thought to be on the run.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe