Court Refuses to Adjourn Metuh’s Trial Until Jonathan Is Served Subpoena

[Premium Times] An Abuja Division of the Federal High Court has refused a request by former spokesperson of the Peoples Democratic Party, Olisa Metuh, to adjourn his trial until a subpoena is served on former President Goodluck Jonathan to appear as hi…

[Premium Times] An Abuja Division of the Federal High Court has refused a request by former spokesperson of the Peoples Democratic Party, Olisa Metuh, to adjourn his trial until a subpoena is served on former President Goodluck Jonathan to appear as his witness.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kenya, Libya Draw as Zanzibar Edge Rwanda in Cecafa Ties

[Nation] Guest team Libya held hosts Harambee Stars to a barren draw in the second Group A Cecafa Senior Challenge Cup encounter played at Kenyatta Stadium in Machakos County on Tuesday afternoon.

[Nation] Guest team Libya held hosts Harambee Stars to a barren draw in the second Group A Cecafa Senior Challenge Cup encounter played at Kenyatta Stadium in Machakos County on Tuesday afternoon.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Tanesco Should Address Power Outages Soonest

[Citizen] Tanzania has been experiencing intermittent power supply for close to a month now. This is ostensibly due to problems that the relevant authorities say have something to do with ongoing repairs at the Kinyerezi power plant in Dar es Salaam.

[Citizen] Tanzania has been experiencing intermittent power supply for close to a month now. This is ostensibly due to problems that the relevant authorities say have something to do with ongoing repairs at the Kinyerezi power plant in Dar es Salaam.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Man Imprisoned Seven Years Without Trial Freed

[Premium Times] The Chief Judge of Anambra, Peter Umeadi, on Tuesday discharged a 31-year-old prison inmate, Chukwujekwu Ifejika, who had been in Onitsha Prison for seven years without trial.

[Premium Times] The Chief Judge of Anambra, Peter Umeadi, on Tuesday discharged a 31-year-old prison inmate, Chukwujekwu Ifejika, who had been in Onitsha Prison for seven years without trial.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Zanzibar-Born Lubaina Himid Wins Turner Art Prize

[Tate] Tanzanian-born Lubaina Himid has won Britain’s most prestigious art award – the Turner Prize. The Guardian reports that Himid is both the first woman of colour to win and the oldest winner in the prize’s 33-year history, after it dropped its upp…

[Tate] Tanzanian-born Lubaina Himid has won Britain's most prestigious art award - the Turner Prize. The Guardian reports that Himid is both the first woman of colour to win and the oldest winner in the prize's 33-year history, after it dropped its upper age limit of 50.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Dr Ndlozi Swaps EFF Beret for Graduation Cap

[News24Wire] With a beaming smile on his face, elated Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) spokesperson, Mbuyiseni Ndlozi, swapped his red beret for a graduation cap on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] With a beaming smile on his face, elated Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) spokesperson, Mbuyiseni Ndlozi, swapped his red beret for a graduation cap on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Fuel Scarcity – Senate to Inspect Filling Stations

[Premium Times] The Senate Committee on Petroleum Downstream says plans have been concluded for it to conduct nationwide inspection of filling stations over recent fears of fuel scarcity in the country.

[Premium Times] The Senate Committee on Petroleum Downstream says plans have been concluded for it to conduct nationwide inspection of filling stations over recent fears of fuel scarcity in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria