Ibeku Crisis Lingers, As Ukaegbu Faction Rejects Peace Settlement

[Vanguard] Umuahia -The crisis rocking the leadership of Ibeku Community has deepened with the Princewill Ukaegbu faction of the Ibeku Egwu Asaa Development Association rejecting the peace settlement held last week by the Emeka Enyeazu group, saying th…

[Vanguard] Umuahia -The crisis rocking the leadership of Ibeku Community has deepened with the Princewill Ukaegbu faction of the Ibeku Egwu Asaa Development Association rejecting the peace settlement held last week by the Emeka Enyeazu group, saying that it was a farce.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Miraa Task Force Blames Taxes for Slowing Down Trade in Crop

[Nation] Every time Meru miraa (khat) farmers ferry the produce to Somalia, there is no doubt at the back of their minds that they are flying into another intricate web of taxes.

[Nation] Every time Meru miraa (khat) farmers ferry the produce to Somalia, there is no doubt at the back of their minds that they are flying into another intricate web of taxes.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

IEBC Returning Officers Meet Aspirants in Counties

[Nation] Aspirants seeking various political seats in the August 8 elections have been urged to stick to the electoral code of conduct set by the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) as the campaigns officially start on Sunday.

[Nation] Aspirants seeking various political seats in the August 8 elections have been urged to stick to the electoral code of conduct set by the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) as the campaigns officially start on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Allegations of Abuse At Kimberley Prison

[GroundUp] A report by Justice Edwin Cameron describes serious problems at Tswelopele Correctional Centre in Kimberley, but also finds some positive aspects to the prison. GroundUp requested the report after an allegation of assault was reported to us …

[GroundUp] A report by Justice Edwin Cameron describes serious problems at Tswelopele Correctional Centre in Kimberley, but also finds some positive aspects to the prison. GroundUp requested the report after an allegation of assault was reported to us by a relative of one of the inmates.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Looted Funds – Govt Seeks Extradition of 311 Powerful Nigerians

[Vanguard] Abuja -In its bid to stem the tide of criminally-minded Nigerians from hibernating in foreign lands after committing heinous crimes in the country, the Federal Government has sought the repatriation of no fewer than 311 of such suspects from…

[Vanguard] Abuja -In its bid to stem the tide of criminally-minded Nigerians from hibernating in foreign lands after committing heinous crimes in the country, the Federal Government has sought the repatriation of no fewer than 311 of such suspects from their hideouts across the world.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Western Cape Businesses Must Do Their Part to Save Water – Cape Chamber

[News24Wire] Western Cape businesses must do everything possible to save water and reduce consumption, the Cape Chamber of Commerce and Industry said on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] Western Cape businesses must do everything possible to save water and reduce consumption, the Cape Chamber of Commerce and Industry said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Lonyangata, Rionoripo in Reserves List for World Championships

[Nation] Athletics Kenya has again made changes to the marathon team for the World Championships, putting Paris Marathon-winning couple of Paul Lonyangata and Purity Rionoripo on reserve list.

[Nation] Athletics Kenya has again made changes to the marathon team for the World Championships, putting Paris Marathon-winning couple of Paul Lonyangata and Purity Rionoripo on reserve list.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya