Aftermath of Army Operation in Kanu’s Home

[Vanguard] Umuahia -Calm has returned to Abia State after the weeklong security crisis which rocked Aba and Umuahia, following clashes between soldiers and members of Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, which the Military reportedly declared a militant …

[Vanguard] Umuahia -Calm has returned to Abia State after the weeklong security crisis which rocked Aba and Umuahia, following clashes between soldiers and members of Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, which the Military reportedly declared a militant terrorist group, while the South East Governors banned it.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

100,000 Girls At Risk of Genital Mutilation – UNFPA Official

[Monitor] Kapchorwa -An estimated 100,000 girls in Sebei and Karamoja sub-regions are at risk of undergoing Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) country has warned.

[Monitor] Kapchorwa -An estimated 100,000 girls in Sebei and Karamoja sub-regions are at risk of undergoing Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) country has warned.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Land – Museveni Can Have His Cake and Eat It Too

[Monitor] President Yoweri Museveni has run into some serious headwinds, in his plans to change the Constitution to make it easier, basically, for the government to grab one’s land for “development” for the price of the first stanza of the National Ant…

[Monitor] President Yoweri Museveni has run into some serious headwinds, in his plans to change the Constitution to make it easier, basically, for the government to grab one's land for "development" for the price of the first stanza of the National Anthem.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Ignore Nnamdi Kanu, Accept His Message, Group Tells Buhari

[Vanguard] Aba -A pan Igbo socio political group, The Reformers’ Platform, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to ignore the Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, but accept his message that the country urgently needs restr…

[Vanguard] Aba -A pan Igbo socio political group, The Reformers' Platform, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to ignore the Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, but accept his message that the country urgently needs restructuring.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Moyane Is Desperate About the KPMG ‘Rogue Unit’ Report, and He Has Good Reason to Be

[Daily Maverick] On Monday, tax boss Tom Moyane tried to wring the neck of the bird he once forced to sing. His carefully built house of cards had caved in on Friday when KPMG dramatically withdrew their report produced in the #SARSWars saga. Moyane re…

[Daily Maverick] On Monday, tax boss Tom Moyane tried to wring the neck of the bird he once forced to sing. His carefully built house of cards had caved in on Friday when KPMG dramatically withdrew their report produced in the #SARSWars saga. Moyane retaliated, threatening KPMG with legal action, and absurdly claimed that the KPMG report stands in law because the tax man paid for the report, no matter what the authors say, or what the truth is. Desperate much?

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Diplomats Call for Peace Amid Election Date Uncertainty

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Diplomats on Tuesday appealed to political leaders and citizens to desist from negative rhetoric and actions that may plunge the country into a political turmoil ahead of the repeat presidential election which seems uncertain due …

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Diplomats on Tuesday appealed to political leaders and citizens to desist from negative rhetoric and actions that may plunge the country into a political turmoil ahead of the repeat presidential election which seems uncertain due to the strict timelines and demands from the Opposition.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

African Experts Push for Crop Improvement

[New Times] Genetic plant resources should be preserved and new crop varieties developed in order to increase agricultural productivity and ensure food security, experts from the African Union have said.

[New Times] Genetic plant resources should be preserved and new crop varieties developed in order to increase agricultural productivity and ensure food security, experts from the African Union have said.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

All Set for Continental Aviation Summit in Kigali, Organisers Say

[New Times] All is set for Rwanda to host the forthcoming 49th annual African Airlines Association (AFRAA) general assembly and summit, organisers have said. The event will attract global aviation executives and stakeholders to discuss meeting will dis…

[New Times] All is set for Rwanda to host the forthcoming 49th annual African Airlines Association (AFRAA) general assembly and summit, organisers have said. The event will attract global aviation executives and stakeholders to discuss meeting will discuss on issues pertaining to the development of air transport in Africa and opportunities for airlines on the continent, according to Dr Elijah Chingosho, the AFRAA secretary general.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda