Rights Group Watch Calls for Probe of Mukhtar Robow

[Shabelle] Human Rights Watch on Tuesday urged the Somali government to investigate alleged human rights abuses by a former deputy leader of the militant group al-Shabab who surrendered to the government this week.

[Shabelle] Human Rights Watch on Tuesday urged the Somali government to investigate alleged human rights abuses by a former deputy leader of the militant group al-Shabab who surrendered to the government this week.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Abuja Residents Complain Over Menace of Rising Scavenging

[Daily Trust] Some residents of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) have complained about the unwholesome activities of scavengers in the territory and urged the FCT Administration (FCTA) to take steps check the menace.

[Daily Trust] Some residents of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) have complained about the unwholesome activities of scavengers in the territory and urged the FCT Administration (FCTA) to take steps check the menace.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tenure Limit, Sanctions, Others Raise Dust As NCC Unveils Corporate Governance Code

[This Day] Telecoms stakeholders Tuesday differed on the 15-year tenure limit stipulated by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) for directors of private and public quoted companies, as contained in the Code of Corporate Governance document.

[This Day] Telecoms stakeholders Tuesday differed on the 15-year tenure limit stipulated by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) for directors of private and public quoted companies, as contained in the Code of Corporate Governance document.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Abuja’s Wuse Market Shut Over Anti-Buhari Protest

[Daily Trust] The Abuja Markets Management Ltd yesterday closed the Wuse Market after violence erupted following attack on protest by the #Ourmumudondo group led by Charley Boy Oputa.

[Daily Trust] The Abuja Markets Management Ltd yesterday closed the Wuse Market after violence erupted following attack on protest by the #Ourmumudondo group led by Charley Boy Oputa.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Foes Turned Friends

[Nation] Not too long ago, Samburu warriors who came across an injured or abandoned baby elephant would have gladly killed it, or at best, left it to die. For many years the herders in the vast, rugged region that is Samburuland saw elephants as enemies.

[Nation] Not too long ago, Samburu warriors who came across an injured or abandoned baby elephant would have gladly killed it, or at best, left it to die. For many years the herders in the vast, rugged region that is Samburuland saw elephants as enemies.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Vodacom Opens First Day of Trading At Sh900 Per Share

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Vodacom Tanzania shares traded at Sh900 each at the opening of the trading session Tuesday as the company was listed at the DSE after five months of an Initial Public Offering (IPO). The share price which remained constant past…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Vodacom Tanzania shares traded at Sh900 each at the opening of the trading session Tuesday as the company was listed at the DSE after five months of an Initial Public Offering (IPO). The share price which remained constant past midday was an increase of Sh50 from the IPO's share price of Sh850.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania