Emir Sanusi Suspends Village Head for Sabotagippng ‘Polio Immunisation’

[Premium Times] Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi, has suspended the head of Jibga village, Makoda local government area of Kano state, Shu’aibu Magaji, for reportedly sabotaging polio immunisation in his domain.

[Premium Times] Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi, has suspended the head of Jibga village, Makoda local government area of Kano state, Shu'aibu Magaji, for reportedly sabotaging polio immunisation in his domain.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Opposition Leader Mujuru Stoned in Harare, Aides Say

[New Zimbabwe] National People’s Party (NPP) leader Joice Mujuru was early Thursday forced to flee for life after marauding gang of youths attacked her in Glen Norah, aides claimed.

[New Zimbabwe] National People's Party (NPP) leader Joice Mujuru was early Thursday forced to flee for life after marauding gang of youths attacked her in Glen Norah, aides claimed.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Kadenge Set for Old Trafford Visit

[Nation] Kenyan football legend Joe Kadenge has welcomed the opportunity to travel to England and watch Saturday’s English Premier League clash pitting Manchester United against Huddersfield at Old Trafford.

[Nation] Kenyan football legend Joe Kadenge has welcomed the opportunity to travel to England and watch Saturday's English Premier League clash pitting Manchester United against Huddersfield at Old Trafford.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

UN Slams Nigeria Over Cameroon Extradition

[Vanguard] The UN refugee agency on Thursday criticised Nigeria for breaching international agreements after the leader of a Cameroonian anglophone separatist movement and his supporters were extradited at Yaounde’s request.

[Vanguard] The UN refugee agency on Thursday criticised Nigeria for breaching international agreements after the leader of a Cameroonian anglophone separatist movement and his supporters were extradited at Yaounde's request.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Chad Arrests Local Journalist Over Satire Piece

[CPJ] Judicial police in Chad’s capital N’Djamena on January 29, 2018, released Mahamat Abakar Issa, the director of the weekly newspaper Alchahed, after detaining him for seven days, according to Djimet Witche Wahili, the director of the privately own…

[CPJ] Judicial police in Chad's capital N'Djamena on January 29, 2018, released Mahamat Abakar Issa, the director of the weekly newspaper Alchahed, after detaining him for seven days, according to Djimet Witche Wahili, the director of the privately owned news site Alwihda Info.

source: AllAfrica News: Chad

Nigeria Has Become Investors’ Destination – Lai Mohammed

[Premium Times] The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, says with the right policies of government and favourable economy indices, Nigeria has become an investors’ destination.

[Premium Times] The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, says with the right policies of government and favourable economy indices, Nigeria has become an investors' destination.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

How Police Chief Disobeyed Buhari’s Order On Benue Crisis

[Premium Times] The Inspector-General of Police Ibrahim Idris has yet to relocate to Benue State, in an apparent affront to President Muhammadu Buhari’s order last month.

[Premium Times] The Inspector-General of Police Ibrahim Idris has yet to relocate to Benue State, in an apparent affront to President Muhammadu Buhari's order last month.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

President Buhari Nominates Edward Adamu As CBN Deputy Governor

[Guardian] President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated Mr Edward Lametek Adamu to the Senate for confirmation as Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).Mr Femi Adesina, the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, made this k…

[Guardian] President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated Mr Edward Lametek Adamu to the Senate for confirmation as Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).Mr Femi Adesina, the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, made this known in a statement in Abuja on Thursday.