U.S. Sends Medical Aid to Somalia to Support Truck Bomb Blast Victims

[Shabelle] A US military transport plane landed in Mogadishu on Tuesday carrying medical supplies to be handed to the Somali government. The quantity of supplies has not yet been disclosed.

[Shabelle] A US military transport plane landed in Mogadishu on Tuesday carrying medical supplies to be handed to the Somali government. The quantity of supplies has not yet been disclosed.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Okorocha and Jacob Zuma’s Statue

[This Day] What is it about South African President Jacob Zuma and statues? Two statues in one month- generating controversy from the streets of Pretoria to the streets of Owerri in Nigeria. In the first week of October, a 30-feet monument was unveiled…

[This Day] What is it about South African President Jacob Zuma and statues? Two statues in one month- generating controversy from the streets of Pretoria to the streets of Owerri in Nigeria. In the first week of October, a 30-feet monument was unveiled in honour of President Zuma in the North West region of his country. South Africans had opposed the idea of the statue since it was first proposed in February 2017. When it was eventually unveiled, and labeled a monument, the attendant outrage was bitter and loud becau

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Constitutional Provisions – Nigeria President and the Congress (II)

[Guardian] History recalls that a former slave, Abraham Lincoln, became the 16th president of the United States of America. He was hitherto an unknown name and also regarded as the wrong man for the job on his party nomination list but he easily defeat…

[Guardian] History recalls that a former slave, Abraham Lincoln, became the 16th president of the United States of America. He was hitherto an unknown name and also regarded as the wrong man for the job on his party nomination list but he easily defeated his political rivals. He brought them into his political family and benefitted from their expansive experience. His cabinet consisted of people who were better known, highly educated and more experienced than him. His first duty was to reduce the apparent suffering o

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Religious Leaders Worry Over Rise of Strip Clubs in Ilorin

[Guardian] Ilorin -There seems to be a new fad in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital, which sees young ladies dressing indecently to mark their birthdays. A development, which is giving religious leaders some concerns.

[Guardian] Ilorin -There seems to be a new fad in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital, which sees young ladies dressing indecently to mark their birthdays. A development, which is giving religious leaders some concerns.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Uganda Sports Official Nuwagaba Dies On Plane to Dubai

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Godfrey Nuwagaba, the treasurer of the Uganda Olympic Committee (UOC) is dead. The long time Uganda Athletics Federation (UAF) official died on an Emirates flight that was headed for Dubai on …

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Godfrey Nuwagaba, the treasurer of the Uganda Olympic Committee (UOC) is dead. The long time Uganda Athletics Federation (UAF) official died on an Emirates flight that was headed for Dubai on Monday evening.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Serve Criminal Charges On Senator Misau, Court Tells Govt

[This Day] Abuja -A High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) on Monday told the federal government to serve Senator Isah Misau the criminal charges it preferred against him.

[This Day] Abuja -A High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) on Monday told the federal government to serve Senator Isah Misau the criminal charges it preferred against him.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Pan African Parliament Asks Us to Lift Travel Ban On Chad

[Independent (Kampala)] The Pan African Parliament has expressed shock with the decision by the United States to ban Chadians from entering the US and has adopted a motion calling for the immediate lifting of the travel ban.

[Independent (Kampala)] The Pan African Parliament has expressed shock with the decision by the United States to ban Chadians from entering the US and has adopted a motion calling for the immediate lifting of the travel ban.

source: AllAfrica News: Chad

Age Limit – Cabinet Minister Supports Amendment to Survive

[Monitor] Tororo -A Cabinet minister has admitted that he supports the lifting of the age limit for presidential candidates from the Constitution because he wants to “survive.”

[Monitor] Tororo -A Cabinet minister has admitted that he supports the lifting of the age limit for presidential candidates from the Constitution because he wants to "survive."

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Paris Club Refund – Cross River Hasn’t Paid a Dime to Any Consultant, Says Finance Commissioner

[This Day] Calabar -The Cross River State Government has described as fake news the purported investigation of the state, along with three others, for allegedly paying money to a consultancy firm from its Paris & London Club Refunds by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).

[This Day] Calabar -The Cross River State Government has described as fake news the purported investigation of the state, along with three others, for allegedly paying money to a consultancy firm from its Paris & London Club Refunds by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria