Residents Lament Poor Power Supply in Lagos

[Guardian] Residents of Oke-Afa area of Isolo/Oshodi Local Government Council of Lagos State have lamented over irregular electricity supply in the community.They therefore plead for government’s intervention in providing regular power in the area.

[Guardian] Residents of Oke-Afa area of Isolo/Oshodi Local Government Council of Lagos State have lamented over irregular electricity supply in the community.They therefore plead for government's intervention in providing regular power in the area.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

ANC Leadership Race – December Conference Likely to Go Ahead Despite Branch Meeting Worries

[Daily Maverick] Despite vowing that there would be no more extensions, ANC Secretary-General Gwede Mantashe has granted extra time for branch meetings. He also tried to plug possible loopholes for rigging. Things appear to be a little behind schedule,…

[Daily Maverick] Despite vowing that there would be no more extensions, ANC Secretary-General Gwede Mantashe has granted extra time for branch meetings. He also tried to plug possible loopholes for rigging. Things appear to be a little behind schedule, but branch members and delegates are optimistic that the conference will go ahead. By CARIEN DU PLESSIS.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

More Remains of U.S. Army Soldier Killed in Niger are Found

[VOA] Additional remains of U.S. Army Sergeant La David Johnson were found in Niger on November 12, an unnamed U.S. official said Tuesday. Johnson and three other U.S. soldiers were killed on October 4 when their convoy was ambushed as it left the vill…

[VOA] Additional remains of U.S. Army Sergeant La David Johnson were found in Niger on November 12, an unnamed U.S. official said Tuesday. Johnson and three other U.S. soldiers were killed on October 4 when their convoy was ambushed as it left the village of Tongo Tongo.

source: AllAfrica News: Niger

MPs Feel Chaponda Graft Trial Is Deliberately Being Dragged

[Nyasa Times] Some ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) members of Parliament (MPs) who are for pro-George Chaponda, former Agriculture Minister’s who is currently answering to corruption-related charges over a maize procurement contract with Zamb…

[Nyasa Times] Some ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) members of Parliament (MPs) who are for pro-George Chaponda, former Agriculture Minister's who is currently answering to corruption-related charges over a maize procurement contract with Zambia, have expressed their displeasure on the way the State is handling the case.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Information Sought By Police On Body Found, Swartkops

[SAPS] Police discovered the body of an adult male on Saturday 18 November 2017 at 16:00 in bushes close to the Old Grahamstown Road about 2 km from Swartkops Police Station. He was found by children walking through the bushes who notified SAPS on the …

[SAPS] Police discovered the body of an adult male on Saturday 18 November 2017 at 16:00 in bushes close to the Old Grahamstown Road about 2 km from Swartkops Police Station. He was found by children walking through the bushes who notified SAPS on the find.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Geingob to Appoint Kunene Governor in Due Course

[New Era] Windhoek -A new governor for Kunene Region will be appointed when President Hage Geingob is ready, the press secretary in the presidency, Albertus Aochamub, said on Monday.

[New Era] Windhoek -A new governor for Kunene Region will be appointed when President Hage Geingob is ready, the press secretary in the presidency, Albertus Aochamub, said on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Fridays Are Red Ribbon Days

[SAnews.gov.za] The countdown to World Aids Day has already begun, and South Africans are reminded to continue participating in Red Ribbon Fridays in the build up to 1 December.

[SAnews.gov.za] The countdown to World Aids Day has already begun, and South Africans are reminded to continue participating in Red Ribbon Fridays in the build up to 1 December.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Scorpio – Asset Forfeiture Unit to Go After State Capture’s ‘Billionaire Izinyoka’

[Daily Maverick] First sign of real efforts to tackle State Capture culprits as NDPP Shaun Abrahams lets slip details of crack team headed by Advocate Knorx Molelle. By JESSICA BEZUIDENHOUT for SCORPIO.

[Daily Maverick] First sign of real efforts to tackle State Capture culprits as NDPP Shaun Abrahams lets slip details of crack team headed by Advocate Knorx Molelle. By JESSICA BEZUIDENHOUT for SCORPIO.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Moyo and Kasukuwere Lament End of Mugabe Reign

[New Zimbabwe] The G40 leaders, higher education minister Jonathan Moyo and local government counterpart Saviour Kasukuwere, have backed the now former President Robert Mugabe, describing him as an iconic leader.

[New Zimbabwe] The G40 leaders, higher education minister Jonathan Moyo and local government counterpart Saviour Kasukuwere, have backed the now former President Robert Mugabe, describing him as an iconic leader.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Ecowas Summit Holds in Abuja December, Togo President Gnassingbe Says

[Premium Times] Nigeria’s capital city, Abuja, will host the next meeting of the Heads of State of the Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS, on December 16, 2017.

[Premium Times] Nigeria's capital city, Abuja, will host the next meeting of the Heads of State of the Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS, on December 16, 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Togo