IEBC Confirms 50,000 Shared Identity Cards Are Legitimate

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) says 50,174 shared national Identity Card (ID) numbers have been confirmed to be legitimate.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) says 50,174 shared national Identity Card (ID) numbers have been confirmed to be legitimate.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

New Varieties to Boost Wheat Production

[New Times] Rwanda Agriculture Board (RAB) has introduced 10 wheat varieties that are expected to boost production thanks to their high yield potential and resilience to biotic stresses.

[New Times] Rwanda Agriculture Board (RAB) has introduced 10 wheat varieties that are expected to boost production thanks to their high yield potential and resilience to biotic stresses.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Senate May Cite LRA, FDA, MFDP, MPW

[Observer] Joint C’ttee on Public Works; Ways, Means, Finance and Budget submits report today. – The whereabouts of over US$40 million reportedly collected through the “Road Fund Act” in question.

[Observer] Joint C'ttee on Public Works; Ways, Means, Finance and Budget submits report today. - The whereabouts of over US$40 million reportedly collected through the "Road Fund Act" in question.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Aid Agencies Seek to Kindle Hope for Life After Boko Haram

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Maiduguri -Almost two years after Boko Haram militants attacked his hometown in northeast Nigeria, killed his neighbours and forced his family to flee to safety, Ibrahim Usman faces a dilemma.

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Maiduguri -Almost two years after Boko Haram militants attacked his hometown in northeast Nigeria, killed his neighbours and forced his family to flee to safety, Ibrahim Usman faces a dilemma.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Niger Delta Youths Back Kachikwu’s Reforms, Peace Efforts

[Vanguard] An assembly of Niger Delta youth leaders on Tuesday applauded the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr Ibe Kachikwu, for his relentless efforts at restoring peace to the region.

[Vanguard] An assembly of Niger Delta youth leaders on Tuesday applauded the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr Ibe Kachikwu, for his relentless efforts at restoring peace to the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

N2.1 Billion Dasukigate – Dokpesi’s Corruption Trial Stalled

[Premium Times] The ongoing trial of former Chairman of DAAR Communications Plc, Raymond Dokpesi, before the Federal High Court Abuja was stalled on Tuesday due to the absence of prosecution witness.

[Premium Times] The ongoing trial of former Chairman of DAAR Communications Plc, Raymond Dokpesi, before the Federal High Court Abuja was stalled on Tuesday due to the absence of prosecution witness.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria Withdraws Corruption Charges Against Supreme Court Chief Registrar, 2 Others

[Premium Times] The Federal Government on Tuesday withdrew the corruption charges brought against the Chief Registrar of the Supreme Court, Ahmed Saleh, and two others.

[Premium Times] The Federal Government on Tuesday withdrew the corruption charges brought against the Chief Registrar of the Supreme Court, Ahmed Saleh, and two others.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

FIFA Extends Ban On Top Nigerian Officials

[Vanguard] World football’s governing body FIFA on Tuesday said it had extended a ban on five officials who have been involved in a leadership battle for control of the game in Nigeria.

[Vanguard] World football's governing body FIFA on Tuesday said it had extended a ban on five officials who have been involved in a leadership battle for control of the game in Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Why Did AU Readmit Morocco After 33 Years in the Cold?

[African Arguments] Morocco’s readmission to the AU came on the back of a multi-faceted strategy to gain favour on the continent, particularly among West and Francophone countries.

[African Arguments] Morocco's readmission to the AU came on the back of a multi-faceted strategy to gain favour on the continent, particularly among West and Francophone countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Home Affairs Minister Gigaba Holds Briefing After Hospitality Sector Meeting

[SA Govt] As committed, publicly, last week, we met, this morning, with the leadership of the hospitality sector — industry associations, hotels and restaurant owners and managers. Participants included:

[SA Govt] As committed, publicly, last week, we met, this morning, with the leadership of the hospitality sector -- industry associations, hotels and restaurant owners and managers. Participants included:

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa