Hirshabelle Speaker Welcomes Federal Government Decision

[Dalsan Radio] The Speaker of the HirShabelle State Assembly, Shiekh Osman Bare has welcomed the Federal Government of Somalia’s decision to support the move by the regional MPs to oust Ali Abdullahi Osoble from office. He said he welcomes the decision…

[Dalsan Radio] The Speaker of the HirShabelle State Assembly, Shiekh Osman Bare has welcomed the Federal Government of Somalia's decision to support the move by the regional MPs to oust Ali Abdullahi Osoble from office. He said he welcomes the decision by the Council of Ministers that approved the vote of no confidence motion against the ousted President.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Requisitioning or Dispossession?

[Iwacu] Agents of the National Intelligence Service (SNR) “seized” two cars from former 1st Vice President of Burundi, Bernard Busokoza. They say it is for investigative reasons. The cars’ owner speaks of persecution for political reasons.

[Iwacu] Agents of the National Intelligence Service (SNR) "seized" two cars from former 1st Vice President of Burundi, Bernard Busokoza. They say it is for investigative reasons. The cars' owner speaks of persecution for political reasons.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

How Chinese Firm Dongsong Lost Lucrative Refinery Deal

[East African] As Uganda pushes ahead to deliver both a refinery and a pipeline to evacuate oil from the Albertine Graben finds by the year 2020, Chinese consortium Guangzhou DongSong Energy Group Co Ltd seems to have lost out on the deal despite being…

[East African] As Uganda pushes ahead to deliver both a refinery and a pipeline to evacuate oil from the Albertine Graben finds by the year 2020, Chinese consortium Guangzhou DongSong Energy Group Co Ltd seems to have lost out on the deal despite being one of two pre-qualifiers for the next stage of negotiations.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Judiciary Rejects Report on Being Second Most Corrupt Institution

[This Day] Abuja -The National Judicial Council (NJC) yesterday dismissed a report by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crimes (UNODC) in conjunction with the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) ranking the judiciary as the second highest receiver…

[This Day] Abuja -The National Judicial Council (NJC) yesterday dismissed a report by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crimes (UNODC) in conjunction with the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) ranking the judiciary as the second highest receiver of bribes in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Minister Nomvula Mokonyane – Launch of Jozini Regional Water Project

[Govt of SA] Address by Ms. Nomvula Mokonyane, Minister of Water and Sanitation during the launch of the Jozini Regional Water Project in Umkhanyakude District Municipality, KwaZulu-Natal

[Govt of SA] Address by Ms. Nomvula Mokonyane, Minister of Water and Sanitation during the launch of the Jozini Regional Water Project in Umkhanyakude District Municipality, KwaZulu-Natal

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Western Cape Education On Independent Schools Subsidy

[Govt of SA] Earlier this month, the Chairperson of the Standing Committee released a press statement that indicated that the Western Cape Education Department (WCED) provides subsidies to 101 independent schools. What the statement did not clarify is …

[Govt of SA] Earlier this month, the Chairperson of the Standing Committee released a press statement that indicated that the Western Cape Education Department (WCED) provides subsidies to 101 independent schools. What the statement did not clarify is the basis on which these subsidies are provided to independent schools.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ethiopia Hosts Fresh Talks on Abyei Demarcation

[East African] After a 12-year delay in resolving the Abyei border dispute between South Sudan and Sudan, the African Union is now putting pressure on Juba and Khartoum to restart the demarcation talks.

[East African] After a 12-year delay in resolving the Abyei border dispute between South Sudan and Sudan, the African Union is now putting pressure on Juba and Khartoum to restart the demarcation talks.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Jungle Justice a Reflection of Nigerians’ Temperament, Says Akwa Ibom Commissioner

[Guardian] Uyo -The use of jungle justice by Nigerians to lynch those who have allegedly committed crimes is a reflection of Nigerians’ temperament hence there is the need for reorientation of the people.

[Guardian] Uyo -The use of jungle justice by Nigerians to lynch those who have allegedly committed crimes is a reflection of Nigerians' temperament hence there is the need for reorientation of the people.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria