Presidency, Abubakar Umar Trade Words Over Corruption Fight

[Premium Times] The presidency has condemned a recent statement by a retired colonel, Dangiwa Umar, against the ongoing anti-corruption campaign of the Muhammadu Buhari administration.

[Premium Times] The presidency has condemned a recent statement by a retired colonel, Dangiwa Umar, against the ongoing anti-corruption campaign of the Muhammadu Buhari administration.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tanzania Losing Too Much Forest Cover, Says Minister

[Citizen] Dodoma -The Minister of State in Vice President’s Office (Union Affairs and Environment), Mr January Makamba, yesterday told the Parliament that serious measures are required to save the country from environmental disaster.

[Citizen] Dodoma -The Minister of State in Vice President's Office (Union Affairs and Environment), Mr January Makamba, yesterday told the Parliament that serious measures are required to save the country from environmental disaster.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

African Union Reiterates Commitment to Fight Genocide Ideology

[Rwanda Govt] The Peace and Security Council of the African Union has published a statement recalling the horror of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda and reiterating the Union’s commitment to prevent recurrence of similar atrocities, hate c…

[Rwanda Govt] The Peace and Security Council of the African Union has published a statement recalling the horror of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda and reiterating the Union's commitment to prevent recurrence of similar atrocities, hate crime and genocide ideologies throughout the African continent.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Rwanda’s Kagame Calls for Urgency in the Implementation of African Union Reforms

[Rwanda Govt] President Paul Kagame has called for urgency in the implementation of the African Union reforms adopted at the last African Union Summit in January this year.

[Rwanda Govt] President Paul Kagame has called for urgency in the implementation of the African Union reforms adopted at the last African Union Summit in January this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Football Body Boss Chiyangwa Eyes Prison Talent

[The Herald] ZIFA president Philip Chiyangwa believes there could be a lot of gifted footballers whose talent is wasting away in the country’s prisons and spirited efforts should be made to ensure that talent is nurtured, behind bars, for a possible re…

[The Herald] ZIFA president Philip Chiyangwa believes there could be a lot of gifted footballers whose talent is wasting away in the country's prisons and spirited efforts should be made to ensure that talent is nurtured, behind bars, for a possible recruitment into the national game in the future.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Police – Al-Shabab Suspects Nabbed in Qoryoley Sweep

[Shabelle] A Police officer says several Al shabaab suspects were detained during a security sweep by Somali forces in Qoryoley town located in the Southern Lower Shabelle region on Sunday.

[Shabelle] A Police officer says several Al shabaab suspects were detained during a security sweep by Somali forces in Qoryoley town located in the Southern Lower Shabelle region on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Thirst Growing in Darfur Camps

[Radio Dabanga] Sortony / Zamzam / Gireida -Displaced living in the Sortony and Zamzam camps in North Darfur complain about a severe drinking water shortage. Residents of the Gireida camps for the displaced in South Darfur suffer from thirst as well.

[Radio Dabanga] Sortony / Zamzam / Gireida -Displaced living in the Sortony and Zamzam camps in North Darfur complain about a severe drinking water shortage. Residents of the Gireida camps for the displaced in South Darfur suffer from thirst as well.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan