Edo House – Ativie Agrees to Surrender Official Vehicles

[Vanguard] Benin -The embattled former Deputy Speaker of Edo State House of Assembly, Mrs Elizabeth Ativie, met with the leadership of her party, All Progressives Congress, APC, in Uhumwonde Local Government Area of Edo State, weekend, and it was agree…

[Vanguard] Benin -The embattled former Deputy Speaker of Edo State House of Assembly, Mrs Elizabeth Ativie, met with the leadership of her party, All Progressives Congress, APC, in Uhumwonde Local Government Area of Edo State, weekend, and it was agreed that she will hand over the controversial official vehicles to the leadership of the state Assembly, led by Speaker, Mr. Kabiru Adjoto.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Muslims Condemn Abuse of Hijab At Political Rallies

[Nyasa Times] The Muslims Association of Malawi (MAM) has condemned abuse of hijab wearing Muslim women at political parties and government has also added its voice to the matter as Presidential adviser on religious affairs, apostle Timothy Khoviwa, wo…

[Nyasa Times] The Muslims Association of Malawi (MAM) has condemned abuse of hijab wearing Muslim women at political parties and government has also added its voice to the matter as Presidential adviser on religious affairs, apostle Timothy Khoviwa, wondered why Muslim women were doing that when Christian women do not wear their religious gear at political rallies.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Tsvangirai Is My Hero, Says Retired Brigadier Mutambara

[New Zimbabwe] The leader of Zimbabwe People First (ZimPF) party, Retired Brigadier -General Agrippah Mutambara, says MDC Alliance president Morgan Tsvangirai deserves a hero’s status for being one of the first opposition leaders in the country to open…

[New Zimbabwe] The leader of Zimbabwe People First (ZimPF) party, Retired Brigadier -General Agrippah Mutambara, says MDC Alliance president Morgan Tsvangirai deserves a hero's status for being one of the first opposition leaders in the country to openly challenge President Robert Mugabe's leadership.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Regional Stock Markets’ Performance Declines

[Monitor] Kampala -Political risks, regulatory changes and macroeconomic environment instability stifled growth in East Africa’s stock exchanges in the six months to June 30, 2017, leading to a decline in the market value of shares held by investors.

[Monitor] Kampala -Political risks, regulatory changes and macroeconomic environment instability stifled growth in East Africa's stock exchanges in the six months to June 30, 2017, leading to a decline in the market value of shares held by investors.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Wanderers Top the Super League First Round

[Nyasa Times] Mighty Be Forward Wanderers will head into second round top of the TNM Super League when on Sunday they settled for a goalless draw with second placed Silver Strikers at Bingu National Stadium in Area 48 Lilongwe as they look for their fi…

[Nyasa Times] Mighty Be Forward Wanderers will head into second round top of the TNM Super League when on Sunday they settled for a goalless draw with second placed Silver Strikers at Bingu National Stadium in Area 48 Lilongwe as they look for their first league crown in years.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Opposition Alliance ‘Govt’ Targets U.S.$100 Billion Economy

[New Zimbabwe] Former finance minister and MDC Alliance principal, Tendi Biti, says the alliance government is targeting at a $100 billion economy which will create mass employment.

[New Zimbabwe] Former finance minister and MDC Alliance principal, Tendi Biti, says the alliance government is targeting at a $100 billion economy which will create mass employment.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mbale Land Board Disbanded

[Monitor] Mbale -Local Government Accounts Committee of Parliament has ordered the termination of the services of Mbale District Land Board, accusing its members of incompetence and aiding land grabbing.

[Monitor] Mbale -Local Government Accounts Committee of Parliament has ordered the termination of the services of Mbale District Land Board, accusing its members of incompetence and aiding land grabbing.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda