Adama Barrow Urges Jammeh to Accept Defeat

[Al Jazeera] Adama Barrow, president-elect of The Gambia, has called on Yahya Jammeh to accept the outcome of last week’s election after the incumbent overturned the result in a sudden political U-turn.

[Al Jazeera] Adama Barrow, president-elect of The Gambia, has called on Yahya Jammeh to accept the outcome of last week's election after the incumbent overturned the result in a sudden political U-turn.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Mighty Wanderers Lift Cup

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Cup specialists Mighty Be Forward Wanderers Saturday, December 10, 2016 preserved their record of being first winners of a trophy when they edged resilient Kamuzu Barracks 4-3 on post-match penalties during the FISD Challenge Cup f…

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Cup specialists Mighty Be Forward Wanderers Saturday, December 10, 2016 preserved their record of being first winners of a trophy when they edged resilient Kamuzu Barracks 4-3 on post-match penalties during the FISD Challenge Cup final played before a huge crowd at Civo Stadium in the capital Lilongwe.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

‘We Are Trying to Reposition Niger Delta Ministry for Accountability’

[This Day] Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Pastor Usani Uguru Usani, recently spoke with journalists on the activities of his ministry. Bassey Inyang was there: Excerpts:

[This Day] Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Pastor Usani Uguru Usani, recently spoke with journalists on the activities of his ministry. Bassey Inyang was there: Excerpts:

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Church Building Collapses

[Guardian] Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel and some members of the state executive council, narrowly escaped death when a church building where the governor was worshipping collapsed.

[Guardian] Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel and some members of the state executive council, narrowly escaped death when a church building where the governor was worshipping collapsed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Electoral Fraud Is Also Corruption

[Guardian] This All Progressives Congress-led government has blamed the past administration in virtually all aspects of life except in the election that brought it into power. Although during the presidential election, there was massive media reportage…

[Guardian] This All Progressives Congress-led government has blamed the past administration in virtually all aspects of life except in the election that brought it into power. Although during the presidential election, there was massive media reportage of under-aged voters and other electoral malpractices going on in some parts of the country, the then president ignored that and conceded victory in line with his political belief of "My political ambition is not worth the blood of any Nigerian." A lot of elections hav

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tension Over Shooting

[Vanguard] THERE were claims and counter-claims, yesterday, from Ogbe-Ijoh and Isaba communities in Warri South-West Local Government Area and Aladja community in Udu Local Government Area, Delta State, over alleged shooting and invasion of the communi…

[Vanguard] THERE were claims and counter-claims, yesterday, from Ogbe-Ijoh and Isaba communities in Warri South-West Local Government Area and Aladja community in Udu Local Government Area, Delta State, over alleged shooting and invasion of the communities by armed men.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Car Bomb Explodes Outside Mogadishu Port

[Deutsche Welle] A car bomb has exploded outside the port of the Somali capital Mogadishu, killing several people and injuring many others. Officials say the death toll is likely to increase.

[Deutsche Welle] A car bomb has exploded outside the port of the Somali capital Mogadishu, killing several people and injuring many others. Officials say the death toll is likely to increase.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia