How Ekweremadu Rallied Igbos to Meet Kanu’s Bail Terms

[This Day] Lagos and Awka -Interesting details have emerged on how the Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, in a space of 48 hours, rallied Igbos of different social strata nationwide to meet the bail conditions handed down by Justice Binta…

[This Day] Lagos and Awka -Interesting details have emerged on how the Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, in a space of 48 hours, rallied Igbos of different social strata nationwide to meet the bail conditions handed down by Justice Binta Nyako of the Federal High Court, Abuja to secure the release of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Mr. Nnamdi Kanu, who had been held in detention for nearly two years for alleged treason.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

We Are Sorry for 16 Years Failure, Says PDP Defector

[Vanguard] Former commissioner for Culture and Tourism in Enugu state, Chief Joe Mammel has apologized to the people of the state, particularly to his native Ezeagu local government area for what he said was a disappointing outing of the Peoples Democr…

[Vanguard] Former commissioner for Culture and Tourism in Enugu state, Chief Joe Mammel has apologized to the people of the state, particularly to his native Ezeagu local government area for what he said was a disappointing outing of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in 16 years.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

MPs Task Janet On Unfunded Priorities

[Observer] Last week, Education minister Janet Museveni appeared in parliament to defend her ministry’s budget. As JOSEPHINE NAMULOKI reports, legislators on the parliamentary committee on education tasked the first lady to use her influence in governm…

[Observer] Last week, Education minister Janet Museveni appeared in parliament to defend her ministry's budget. As JOSEPHINE NAMULOKI reports, legislators on the parliamentary committee on education tasked the first lady to use her influence in government to cause funding for the many unfunded priorities in her sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

‘Buhari Is a Father Figure While Jonathan Never Symbolized Anything for Nigeria’

[Vanguard] The minister of communication, Adebayo Shittu, has said that former President Goodluck Jonathan never symbolised anything for Nigeria unlike President Muhammadu Buhari who is a father figure that is ever ready to take Nigeria to a greater he…

[Vanguard] The minister of communication, Adebayo Shittu, has said that former President Goodluck Jonathan never symbolised anything for Nigeria unlike President Muhammadu Buhari who is a father figure that is ever ready to take Nigeria to a greater height.

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Two Years On, Serious Crisis Persist

[Iwacu] Two years after the announcement of the candidacy of Pierre Nkurunziza for another term that plunged the country into a political crisis, Burundi is struggling to see the end of the tunnel.

[Iwacu] Two years after the announcement of the candidacy of Pierre Nkurunziza for another term that plunged the country into a political crisis, Burundi is struggling to see the end of the tunnel.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Juma Sets New Record At Istanbul Half Marathon

[Daily News] Tanzanian athlete Ismail Juma set a new record of Istanbul Half Marathon yesterday, clocking 1:00:09 in the Elite Men’s category at the fourth edition of the annual race, held in Istanbul, Turkey.

[Daily News] Tanzanian athlete Ismail Juma set a new record of Istanbul Half Marathon yesterday, clocking 1:00:09 in the Elite Men's category at the fourth edition of the annual race, held in Istanbul, Turkey.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Magufuli Defends ‘Anti-Evil Crusade’

[Daily News] Moshi -President John Magufuli yesterday defended his bold measures to clean the country, saying the initiatives are inevitable in the country that had reached an alarming rate of deceit.

[Daily News] Moshi -President John Magufuli yesterday defended his bold measures to clean the country, saying the initiatives are inevitable in the country that had reached an alarming rate of deceit.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Pastor, Wife Beaten Over U.S.$25 Owed to Taxi Driver

[New Zimbabwe] A MWENEZI man who had been employed as a commuter omnibus driver by a church pastor recently ran amok, assaulting his employer and wife while demanding reimbursement for $25 he had used to refuel the couple’s vehicle.

[New Zimbabwe] A MWENEZI man who had been employed as a commuter omnibus driver by a church pastor recently ran amok, assaulting his employer and wife while demanding reimbursement for $25 he had used to refuel the couple's vehicle.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe