Fani-Kayode Attacks Buhari, Osinbajo Over ‘Raid’ of Ekweremadu’s Guest House

[Premium Times] A former aviation minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, has accused President Muhammadu Buhari and Acting President Yemi Osinbajo of running a “fascist” government following an alleged raid of a guest house owned by the deputy senate president, I…

[Premium Times] A former aviation minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, has accused President Muhammadu Buhari and Acting President Yemi Osinbajo of running a "fascist" government following an alleged raid of a guest house owned by the deputy senate president, Ike Ekweremadu.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Authorities Intercept Dried Cannabis Shipped From Ghana

[Premium Times] Anti-narcotic officials with Seme Border Command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) Lagos have intercepted 5,863 kilogrammes of compressed dried weeds that tested positive for cannabis.

[Premium Times] Anti-narcotic officials with Seme Border Command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) Lagos have intercepted 5,863 kilogrammes of compressed dried weeds that tested positive for cannabis.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Voter Registration Scandal – APC Demands Kogi Gov. Bello’s Resignation

[Premium Times] The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), in Kogi State has called on Governor Yahaya Bello to resign for registering twice for permanent voter card.

[Premium Times] The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), in Kogi State has called on Governor Yahaya Bello to resign for registering twice for permanent voter card.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Drama in Church As Wife Accuses Pastor of Impregnating Female Member

[Premium Times] It was an embarrassing scene at a local church in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, Wednesday, when the wife of the founder and pastor of the church openly informed worshippers that her husband was not just living an adulterous life but had impregn…

[Premium Times] It was an embarrassing scene at a local church in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, Wednesday, when the wife of the founder and pastor of the church openly informed worshippers that her husband was not just living an adulterous life but had impregnated a female member of the church.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

President Zuma’s Recall Not On Executive’s Agenda – General Secretary

[News24Wire] The recall of president Jacob Zuma is not on the national executive committee’s agenda says African National Congress Secretary General Gwede Mantashe.

[News24Wire] The recall of president Jacob Zuma is not on the national executive committee's agenda says African National Congress Secretary General Gwede Mantashe.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Veteran Journalist Rejects Kiir’s Job Offer Amid Media Crackdown

[East African] A South Sudanese veteran journalist, Alfred Taban, has declined President Salva Kiir’s appointment to the National Dialogue Committee amid media crackdown.

[East African] A South Sudanese veteran journalist, Alfred Taban, has declined President Salva Kiir's appointment to the National Dialogue Committee amid media crackdown.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

No Poll Campaign Posts Without Rwandan Electoral Body’s Nod

[East African] Candidates in Rwanda’s August election have to seek approval from the electoral commission for each campaign message they craft, before posting it on social media platforms.

[East African] Candidates in Rwanda's August election have to seek approval from the electoral commission for each campaign message they craft, before posting it on social media platforms.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

African Union, UN Seek Political Solution for South Sudan

[East African] The African Union and the United Nations are seeking a political solution to the South Sudan crisis, after the August 2015 peace agreement failed and the East African region appeared to lose interest in the peace process.

[East African] The African Union and the United Nations are seeking a political solution to the South Sudan crisis, after the August 2015 peace agreement failed and the East African region appeared to lose interest in the peace process.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan