INEC Fixes January 13 for Anambra Central Senatorial Re-Run Election

[This Day] Following the Court of Appeal judgment which last Monday ordered it to conduct a rerun election into the vacant seat of the Anambra Central senatorial district within 90 days, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) yesterday fi…

[This Day] Following the Court of Appeal judgment which last Monday ordered it to conduct a rerun election into the vacant seat of the Anambra Central senatorial district within 90 days, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) yesterday fixed the poll for January 13, 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

APC Lawmaker Brutalised Over Distribution of Relief Materials

[This Day] Yola -Drama unfolded at the Yola airport, Adamawa State, thursday when two lawmakers of All Progressives Congress (APC) exchanged verbal barbs over distribution of relief materials which led to one of them being stripped naked.

[This Day] Yola -Drama unfolded at the Yola airport, Adamawa State, thursday when two lawmakers of All Progressives Congress (APC) exchanged verbal barbs over distribution of relief materials which led to one of them being stripped naked.

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El-Rufai – No Amount of Propaganda, Blackmail Will Derail Reforms in Education

[This Day] Kaduna -Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir Ahmad El-Rufai, has said no amount of propaganda, blackmail and deliberate misrepresentation of facts will derail the reforms in the education sector.

[This Day] Kaduna -Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir Ahmad El-Rufai, has said no amount of propaganda, blackmail and deliberate misrepresentation of facts will derail the reforms in the education sector.

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Between Two Hard Choices As FDC Elects New Leader

[Observer] As delegates of the Forum for Democratic Change convene today to decide who of the two front-runners; Maj Gen (rtd) Mugisha Muntu and Patrick Oboi Amuriat, will be their next president, the choice appears to be between internal institutional…

[Observer] As delegates of the Forum for Democratic Change convene today to decide who of the two front-runners; Maj Gen (rtd) Mugisha Muntu and Patrick Oboi Amuriat, will be their next president, the choice appears to be between internal institutional building and transition to a new direction.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Police Charge Red Pepper Journalists With Treason

[Observer] Police yesterday preferred unprecedented charges of treason, a capital offence punishable by death, against eight Red Pepper journalists who were arrested on Tuesday.

[Observer] Police yesterday preferred unprecedented charges of treason, a capital offence punishable by death, against eight Red Pepper journalists who were arrested on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Sauti Sol’s New Music Video Under Film Classification Board Scrutiny

[Capital FM] Dr. Ezekiel Mutua, CEO of Kenya Film Classification Board has released a statement to squash misleading reports that Kenyan group Sauti Sol’s latest music video, “Melanin”, has been banned.

[Capital FM] Dr. Ezekiel Mutua, CEO of Kenya Film Classification Board has released a statement to squash misleading reports that Kenyan group Sauti Sol's latest music video, "Melanin", has been banned.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya