Governors, Brand Your States (IV)

[Guardian] Okay, so cows invaded a state primary school in Edo State and the social media went crazy as the video went viral. One man even recorded his own video to express his views on the matter, calling on the state governor and asking him how he wo…

[Guardian] Okay, so cows invaded a state primary school in Edo State and the social media went crazy as the video went viral. One man even recorded his own video to express his views on the matter, calling on the state governor and asking him how he would feel if those primary school kids were his. Many condemned the cows, quite naturally, and of course their owners. Against the backdrop of the herdsmen controversy, a lot of people saw this as an opportunity to score a point. They see it as a perfect example of the e

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Butali Sugar Warriors Prey on Chase Sailors at City Park

[Nation] Butali Sugar Warriors will be out to bounce back to winning ways then they take on Chase Sailors in a mid-week Kenya Hockey Union men’s Premier League match at the City Park Stadium, Nairobi.

[Nation] Butali Sugar Warriors will be out to bounce back to winning ways then they take on Chase Sailors in a mid-week Kenya Hockey Union men's Premier League match at the City Park Stadium, Nairobi.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

U.S.$300,000 Drug Mule Convicted

[The Herald] A self-proclaimed sex worker who was arrested at the Harare International Airport with 3,8 kilogrammes of cocaine worth $304 000 was yesterday found guilty and will know her fate today.

[The Herald] A self-proclaimed sex worker who was arrested at the Harare International Airport with 3,8 kilogrammes of cocaine worth $304 000 was yesterday found guilty and will know her fate today.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Revenue Authority, Police Set to Settle Out-Of-Court

[Nyasa Times] Rumphi East member of Parliament (MP) Kamlepo Kalua who sued two Malawi Revenue Authority (MRA) officers and a police officer who impounded his two vehicles on suspected tax evasion, will have to go into mediation to enable a settlement o…

[Nyasa Times] Rumphi East member of Parliament (MP) Kamlepo Kalua who sued two Malawi Revenue Authority (MRA) officers and a police officer who impounded his two vehicles on suspected tax evasion, will have to go into mediation to enable a settlement out-of-court.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Senate Cites Fiscal and Monetary Institutions

[New Dawn] The Liberian Senate has mandated its Committee on Banking and Currency to invite government’s fiscal and monetary institutions to explain reasons for the skyrocketing exchange rate that is affecting businesses in the country.

[New Dawn] The Liberian Senate has mandated its Committee on Banking and Currency to invite government's fiscal and monetary institutions to explain reasons for the skyrocketing exchange rate that is affecting businesses in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Mawarire Charged As Trainee Doctors Expelled

[New Zimbabwe] The University of Zimbabwe’s (UZ) evicted all medical students from campus residence Monday afternoon following a protest over an unwelcome decision to hike fees by at least 30 percent.

[New Zimbabwe] The University of Zimbabwe's (UZ) evicted all medical students from campus residence Monday afternoon following a protest over an unwelcome decision to hike fees by at least 30 percent.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Kenyan Players Cruise in Kenya Open

[Nation] Men’s singles champion Ismail Changawa on Tuesday launched his hunt for a fourth Britam Kenya Open Tennis crown with a 6-0, 6-1 win over Japan’s Hiriko Ishida in their second round match at the Nairobi Club.

[Nation] Men's singles champion Ismail Changawa on Tuesday launched his hunt for a fourth Britam Kenya Open Tennis crown with a 6-0, 6-1 win over Japan's Hiriko Ishida in their second round match at the Nairobi Club.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

‘Free Elections Not Possible’

[New Zimbabwe] Exiled former High Court judge Benjamin Paradza’s Zimbabwe United for Democracy (ZUNDE) has called for a transitional authority which will be chaired by former United Nations Secretary General, Koffi Annan or Botswana President, Ian Khama.

[New Zimbabwe] Exiled former High Court judge Benjamin Paradza's Zimbabwe United for Democracy (ZUNDE) has called for a transitional authority which will be chaired by former United Nations Secretary General, Koffi Annan or Botswana President, Ian Khama.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

France Plans 1 Billion Euros Investment in Nigeria

[Premium Times] The French government says it has set aside about one billion euros to invest in Nigeria’s oil and gas industry, to strengthen its economic relations in Africa.

[Premium Times] The French government says it has set aside about one billion euros to invest in Nigeria's oil and gas industry, to strengthen its economic relations in Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria