Falana Petitions Osinbajo Over Continued Detention of El-Zakzaky

[Vanguard] Lagos lawyer, Mr Femi Falana, has petitioned the Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, over the continued detention of leader of Islamic Movement of Nigeria, IMN, Sheikh Ibraheem Elzakzaky, and his wife, Zeinab, despite court orders, saying they …

[Vanguard] Lagos lawyer, Mr Femi Falana, has petitioned the Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, over the continued detention of leader of Islamic Movement of Nigeria, IMN, Sheikh Ibraheem Elzakzaky, and his wife, Zeinab, despite court orders, saying they should be released.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Chadema of Tanzania, Kenya’s Kenyatta and Democracy in East Africa

[Citizen] All these things are common in Tanzania as well. The level of chaos and intra-party feuds go hand in hand with the stature of a political party and the chances of the would-be candidates to win the post they are vying for should they win thei…

[Citizen] All these things are common in Tanzania as well. The level of chaos and intra-party feuds go hand in hand with the stature of a political party and the chances of the would-be candidates to win the post they are vying for should they win their party primaries.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kenyan Women Hit Uganda in Shorter Version of Game

[Nation] Kenya women’s 3-on-3 team put a smile on the faces of local basketball fans, beating Uganda on a day the visitors dominated men’s and boys’ competitions at KPA Makande Gymnasium in Mombasa on Saturday.

[Nation] Kenya women's 3-on-3 team put a smile on the faces of local basketball fans, beating Uganda on a day the visitors dominated men's and boys' competitions at KPA Makande Gymnasium in Mombasa on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Mwakitwa Taita Taveta Winners

[Nation] Betty Mwala and Niva Owendi scored a goal in each half to steer Mwakitawa Secondary to a 2-0 victory over defending champions Bura Girls for their first ever Taita Taveta county girls’ football title as the Taita Taveta Secondary Schools Term …

[Nation] Betty Mwala and Niva Owendi scored a goal in each half to steer Mwakitawa Secondary to a 2-0 victory over defending champions Bura Girls for their first ever Taita Taveta county girls' football title as the Taita Taveta Secondary Schools Term Two B games concluded at Voi Secondary on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Why Returning Expats Don’t Last in Government

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -On may 24 President John Magufuli revoked the appointment of Prof Sospeter Muhongo who was the minister of Energy and Minerals shortly after receiving a report on the copper/gold concentrates from the chairman of a committee of…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -On may 24 President John Magufuli revoked the appointment of Prof Sospeter Muhongo who was the minister of Energy and Minerals shortly after receiving a report on the copper/gold concentrates from the chairman of a committee of experts, Prof Abdulkarim Mruma.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Uhuru ‘Advises’ Raila as Peace Calls Continue

[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto were Sunday treated to open dissent from disgruntled Jubilee supporters in Gilgil as they concluded the first round of their re-election campaign in Nakuru County.

[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto were Sunday treated to open dissent from disgruntled Jubilee supporters in Gilgil as they concluded the first round of their re-election campaign in Nakuru County.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Buhari Had Done Well – Kalu, Ex-Abia Gov

[Vanguard] Former Abia State Governor, Orji Uzor Kalu, yesterday, said President Buhari would be returning to Nigeria before June 11 and urged Nigerians to desist from spreading messages of hate and division about the health of the President who he sai…

[Vanguard] Former Abia State Governor, Orji Uzor Kalu, yesterday, said President Buhari would be returning to Nigeria before June 11 and urged Nigerians to desist from spreading messages of hate and division about the health of the President who he said is fast recuperating.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mid-Term – Without Propaganda APC Can Do Better – ABC Nwosu

[Vanguard] Professor Alphonsus Nwosu was former Minister of Health and one of the commissioned officers in the Biafran Army during the Nigeria/Biafra civil war. In this interview, he argues that the All Progressives Congress, APC-led government has per…

[Vanguard] Professor Alphonsus Nwosu was former Minister of Health and one of the commissioned officers in the Biafran Army during the Nigeria/Biafra civil war. In this interview, he argues that the All Progressives Congress, APC-led government has performed abysmally adding that the ill-health of President Muhammadu Buhari has diminished his ability to perform. Excerpts:

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria