House of Reps Summons Fashola Over Unsavory Comments On Budget

[Vanguard] Abuja -House of Representatives on Tuesday resolved to summon the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola to answer to allegations that the House messed up with the Ministry’s 2017 budget and slashed appropriations for cr…

[Vanguard] Abuja -House of Representatives on Tuesday resolved to summon the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola to answer to allegations that the House messed up with the Ministry's 2017 budget and slashed appropriations for critical infrastructural projects.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Family and Friends Pay Tribute to the Late Suna Venter

[News24Wire] Family, friends and colleagues came to pay tribute to senior SABC radio producer Suna Venter at a memorial service at the Dutch Reformed Church in Fairland, Johannesburg on Tuesday morning.

[News24Wire] Family, friends and colleagues came to pay tribute to senior SABC radio producer Suna Venter at a memorial service at the Dutch Reformed Church in Fairland, Johannesburg on Tuesday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Big Names Surface On Berg Entry List

[News24Wire] As the deadline for normal entries approaches, a number of big names have surfaced in the entries for the Berg River Canoe Marathon from July 12-15, adding spice to what is turning out to be a highly unusual Berg.

[News24Wire] As the deadline for normal entries approaches, a number of big names have surfaced in the entries for the Berg River Canoe Marathon from July 12-15, adding spice to what is turning out to be a highly unusual Berg.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

First Victim – -Abu Kamara – Code of Conduct

[New Republic] The National Elections Commission (NEC) has rejected the candidature Mr. Abu Kamara, a representative aspirant for District 15, Montserrado County, unconfirmed reports gathered say, making him the very first victim of the rigorous proces…

[New Republic] The National Elections Commission (NEC) has rejected the candidature Mr. Abu Kamara, a representative aspirant for District 15, Montserrado County, unconfirmed reports gathered say, making him the very first victim of the rigorous process of candidates of accreditation which takes into account the Code of Conduct.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Aspirant Threatens to Defeat Solomon George

[New Republic] “Only God can defeat me in this election. I will flog the CDC and its incumbent candidate, Representative Solomon George in our District. Hon. George has to start packing his bags now to vacate the people’s seat at the National Legislatu…

[New Republic] "Only God can defeat me in this election. I will flog the CDC and its incumbent candidate, Representative Solomon George in our District. Hon. George has to start packing his bags now to vacate the people's seat at the National Legislature." This is the latest assertion from representative aspirant, James Cooper of Electoral District #7, Montserrado County.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Disenchanted CDC Partisans Petition Rep. Forh

[New Republic] Over hundreds of disenchanted partisans of the opposition Congress for Democratic Change (CDC) have petitioned Montserrado County district number16 lawmaker Dr. Edward Forh to contest the upcoming elections.

[New Republic] Over hundreds of disenchanted partisans of the opposition Congress for Democratic Change (CDC) have petitioned Montserrado County district number16 lawmaker Dr. Edward Forh to contest the upcoming elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

EU Poll Observers Urge Vigilance to Avoid Violence

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The European Union Election Observation Mission (EU-EOM) to Kenya is urging various State agencies responsible for poll preparedness to play their part in ensuring the August General Election is free and fair to avert possible vio…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The European Union Election Observation Mission (EU-EOM) to Kenya is urging various State agencies responsible for poll preparedness to play their part in ensuring the August General Election is free and fair to avert possible violence.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya