UPND Set Conditions for Attending National Day of prayer

The opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) says it will not attend the October 18 National Day of Prayer unless they are given certain guarantees. Party spokesperson Charles Kakoma said that one of the conditions will be an official … Continued

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The opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) says it will not attend the October 18 National Day of Prayer unless they are given certain guarantees. Party spokesperson Charles Kakoma said that one of the conditions will be an official invitation to party president Hakainde Hichilema. Kakoma said that the UPND would only attend if they were officially written to by the organizers of the National Day of Prayer. President Edgar Lungu declared a National Day of Prayer and Fasting in 2015 with the day declared a national holiday. The event will this year be held at Nkana Stadium in Kitwe. The post UPND Set Conditions for Attending National Day of prayer appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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Ubumwe-Hilton Deal Hangs in Balance Over Investors’ Row

[New Times] The much-publicised takeover of Ubumwe Grand Hotel by global hotel chain, Hilton Group, could go up in smoke even before it takes effect after a key stakeholder in the business came out breathing hot and cold over “not being consulted” in t…

[New Times] The much-publicised takeover of Ubumwe Grand Hotel by global hotel chain, Hilton Group, could go up in smoke even before it takes effect after a key stakeholder in the business came out breathing hot and cold over "not being consulted" in the engagement.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Dangote, Mbeki Launch Afrochampions Initiative in Lagos to Foster Regional Growth

[This Day] Prominent African leaders under the aegis of the Afrochampions Initiative, at the weekend, charted a course to transform the continent with the aim to make it a destination for international investments.

[This Day] Prominent African leaders under the aegis of the Afrochampions Initiative, at the weekend, charted a course to transform the continent with the aim to make it a destination for international investments.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘He Saved All of Us’ – Wife of Slain Farmer

[News24Wire] “He saved all of us,” says the wife of a farmer who was shot dead while defending his family and guests, most of whom were teenage girls, at a farm near Philadelphia in the Western Cape.

[News24Wire] "He saved all of us," says the wife of a farmer who was shot dead while defending his family and guests, most of whom were teenage girls, at a farm near Philadelphia in the Western Cape.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

No U.S.$25 Billion State Oil Firm Contract Missing – Presidency

[Vanguard] Abuja -THE Presidency Sunday said that neither the report that $25 billion worth of oil contracts were awarded by the NNPC nor that $25 billion in NNPC funds was missing was true.

[Vanguard] Abuja -THE Presidency Sunday said that neither the report that $25 billion worth of oil contracts were awarded by the NNPC nor that $25 billion in NNPC funds was missing was true.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Biafra Leader’s Family Speaks On ‘Weapons Found’ in Home

[Premium Times] The family of the controversial separatist leader, Nnamdi Kanu, has dismissed claims by the Abia Commissioner of Police, Anthony Ogbizi, that police recovered lethal weapons when they raided the family’s compound at Afara Ukwu together …

[Premium Times] The family of the controversial separatist leader, Nnamdi Kanu, has dismissed claims by the Abia Commissioner of Police, Anthony Ogbizi, that police recovered lethal weapons when they raided the family's compound at Afara Ukwu together with the Army on October 8.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria