Senate Investigates Alleged $784.2M Scam in Oil Coy

[Leadership] Senate yesterday directed its Committees on Public Accounts and Gas to clinically probe into the activities of the Brass LNG and the complicity therein as well as the alleged financial fraud to the tune of $784, 265, 947.54 in the company.

[Leadership] Senate yesterday directed its Committees on Public Accounts and Gas to clinically probe into the activities of the Brass LNG and the complicity therein as well as the alleged financial fraud to the tune of $784, 265, 947.54 in the company.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

U.S. Military Probes Twitter Post Claiming to Show U.S. Troops Killed in Niger

[VOA] Pentagon -The U.S. military is reviewing images posted on the social media site Twitter that claim to show dead American soldiers killed during an ambush in Niger last year.

[VOA] Pentagon -The U.S. military is reviewing images posted on the social media site Twitter that claim to show dead American soldiers killed during an ambush in Niger last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Niger

Saida Karoli to Make Her Rebirth At Sauti Za Busara

[Daily News] Local award-winning songstress Saida Karoli will be making her international rebirth next month, at the 15th edition of the Sauti za Busara (SzB) music festival in Zanzibar. She had returned to the local music scene with a bang last year, …

[Daily News] Local award-winning songstress Saida Karoli will be making her international rebirth next month, at the 15th edition of the Sauti za Busara (SzB) music festival in Zanzibar. She had returned to the local music scene with a bang last year, after a number of years away from the limelight.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Soccer – No COSAFA for Botswana

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Botswana will not host the 2018 COSAFA Cup due to budget constraints, says Botswana Football Association(BFA) chief executive officer Mfolo Mfolo.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Botswana will not host the 2018 COSAFA Cup due to budget constraints, says Botswana Football Association(BFA) chief executive officer Mfolo Mfolo.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Lobby Petitions Court to Stop Intended Swearing-in of Raila, Kalonzo

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A lobby group is in court to stop Tuesday’s swearing-in ceremony of Raila Odinga and Kalonzo Musyoka as People’s Assembly President and deputy respectively.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A lobby group is in court to stop Tuesday's swearing-in ceremony of Raila Odinga and Kalonzo Musyoka as People's Assembly President and deputy respectively.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Speaker of Parliament Calls for Openness in Mining

[The Herald] Speaker of the National Assembly Advocate Jacob Mudenda has demanded transparency in the mining sector to enable economic turnaround. He said lack of sound administration in the mining sector was hampering its potential to contribute to ec…

[The Herald] Speaker of the National Assembly Advocate Jacob Mudenda has demanded transparency in the mining sector to enable economic turnaround. He said lack of sound administration in the mining sector was hampering its potential to contribute to economic development. Adv Mudenda was addressing stakeholders at a two-day workshop on mining sector policies held in Mutare on Friday last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Soccer – Football Inbalances Worry Football Association Chief

[Botswana Daily News] Francistown -Botswana Football Association chief executive officer, Mfolwe Mfolwe has expressed concern at the imbalance in football between the Southern and the Northern part of the country.

[Botswana Daily News] Francistown -Botswana Football Association chief executive officer, Mfolwe Mfolwe has expressed concern at the imbalance in football between the Southern and the Northern part of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

National Railways Workers Appeal to President Mnangagwa

[263Chat] Workers at the struggling National Railways of Zimbabwe have appealed to President Emmerson Mnangagwa to force their employer to pay them outstanding salaries and allowances dating back to three years.

[263Chat] Workers at the struggling National Railways of Zimbabwe have appealed to President Emmerson Mnangagwa to force their employer to pay them outstanding salaries and allowances dating back to three years.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe