Dogara Accuses CBN of Usurping Legislative Powers

[Leadership] Speaker of the House of Representatives,Yakubu Dogara, has observed that the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), has promulgated regulations in the financial sector without recourse to the National Assembly.

[Leadership] Speaker of the House of Representatives,Yakubu Dogara, has observed that the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), has promulgated regulations in the financial sector without recourse to the National Assembly.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Religion, Ethnicity Not Responsible for S/Kaduna Killings – El-Rufai

[Leadership] Governor Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna State has said that the killings in southern Kaduna by suspected herdsmen is pure criminality that has nothing to do with ethnicity and religion.

[Leadership] Governor Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna State has said that the killings in southern Kaduna by suspected herdsmen is pure criminality that has nothing to do with ethnicity and religion.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Myasiro Enters Residential Camp Ahead of Germany Road Race

[New Times] Rwanda’s teenage long distance runner Jean Marie Vianney Myasiro on Tuesday began an extensive residential training in Gicumbi ahead of the forthcoming 27th edition of Silvesterlauf, a New Year’s Eve race in the southwestern German city of …

[New Times] Rwanda's teenage long distance runner Jean Marie Vianney Myasiro on Tuesday began an extensive residential training in Gicumbi ahead of the forthcoming 27th edition of Silvesterlauf, a New Year's Eve race in the southwestern German city of Trier.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Conman Sells Hired Cars

[The Herald] Tendai Rupapa -A suspected Harare conman allegedly sold nine vehicles worth over $50 000 that he had hired from different car rentals in the city, a Harare magistrate heard yesterday.The suspect used fake registration books to cheat his un…

[The Herald] Tendai Rupapa -A suspected Harare conman allegedly sold nine vehicles worth over $50 000 that he had hired from different car rentals in the city, a Harare magistrate heard yesterday.The suspect used fake registration books to cheat his unsuspecting customers.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Convicted Rapist Kereke Bail Hearing Set

[The Herald] THE High Court is tomorrow set to hear a fresh bail application by former Bikita West legislator Munyaradzi Kereke who is serving a 10-year prison term for raping a teenage niece at gunpoint. Justice Herbert Chitapi deferred the bail heari…

[The Herald] THE High Court is tomorrow set to hear a fresh bail application by former Bikita West legislator Munyaradzi Kereke who is serving a 10-year prison term for raping a teenage niece at gunpoint. Justice Herbert Chitapi deferred the bail hearing to allow the private prosecutor to prepare his response to the request.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Court Remands Benue Commissioner Over Murder

[Daily Trust] Makurdi -A Chief Magistrate Court sitting in Makurdi yesterday remanded the Benue State Commissioner for Arts and Culture, Sekav Dzua-Iortyom, in prison custody on allegation of murder.

[Daily Trust] Makurdi -A Chief Magistrate Court sitting in Makurdi yesterday remanded the Benue State Commissioner for Arts and Culture, Sekav Dzua-Iortyom, in prison custody on allegation of murder.

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Masudi Hails Fans as Rayon Continue Unbeaten Run

[New Times] Rayon Sports head coach Djuma Masudi Irambona has saluted fans for the amazing support that has helped the team to remain unbeaten in the Azam Rwanda Premier League.

[New Times] Rayon Sports head coach Djuma Masudi Irambona has saluted fans for the amazing support that has helped the team to remain unbeaten in the Azam Rwanda Premier League.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Bond Notes Welcome As Incentive for Production

[The Herald] Keith Guzah -November 28, 2016 marked the introduction of $2 and $5 denominated bond notes in the “basket” of multi-currencies to be used as legal tender in Zimbabwe.A number of idiomatic pronouncements have been coined using a variety of …

[The Herald] Keith Guzah -November 28, 2016 marked the introduction of $2 and $5 denominated bond notes in the "basket" of multi-currencies to be used as legal tender in Zimbabwe.A number of idiomatic pronouncements have been coined using a variety of fruits to describe the development, and this is not to mention the glut of parodies and Internet and social media memes -- some of them unsavoury -- that have characterised discourse around bond notes.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Court Summons Ekiti Speaker for Disobeying Order to Swear in Member

[Premium Times] A Federal High Court in Ado Ekiti on Tuesday ordered the Speaker of Ekiti State House of Assembly, Kola Oluwawole, to appear before it on December 7 to explain why he should not be committed for contempt after he refused to obey an orde…

[Premium Times] A Federal High Court in Ado Ekiti on Tuesday ordered the Speaker of Ekiti State House of Assembly, Kola Oluwawole, to appear before it on December 7 to explain why he should not be committed for contempt after he refused to obey an order by the court to swear in a member-elect, Toyin Obayemi.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria