Late MP Mukayisenga Honoured in Parliament

[New Times] Members of both chambers of parliament, cabinet members, law enforcement officials, family and friends Tuesday morning converged in parliament to pay their last respects to MP Françoise Mukayisenga.

[New Times] Members of both chambers of parliament, cabinet members, law enforcement officials, family and friends Tuesday morning converged in parliament to pay their last respects to MP Françoise Mukayisenga.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Reps Query MTN Over Mass Sack, Demand List of Disengaged Staff

[Leadership] The House of Representatives Committee on Telecommunications yesterday queried management of leading telecommunications company, MTN-Nigeria over mass disengagement of personnel.

[Leadership] The House of Representatives Committee on Telecommunications yesterday queried management of leading telecommunications company, MTN-Nigeria over mass disengagement of personnel.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kidnapping – 600 Policemen, 90 Vehicles to Patrol Abuja-Kaduna Highway

[Leadership] The Nigeria Police Force have deployed 600 personnel and 90 vehicles to patrol the Abuja-Kaduna highway as part of concerted efforts to address the continued activities of kidnappers along that route.

[Leadership] The Nigeria Police Force have deployed 600 personnel and 90 vehicles to patrol the Abuja-Kaduna highway as part of concerted efforts to address the continued activities of kidnappers along that route.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Will Protect Nigeria’s Sovereignty At All Cost – Osinbajo

[Leadership] Acting President Yemi Osinbajo said yesterday that the federal government will do everything within its power to defend and uphold Nigeria’s Sovereignty as enshrined in the constitution.

[Leadership] Acting President Yemi Osinbajo said yesterday that the federal government will do everything within its power to defend and uphold Nigeria's Sovereignty as enshrined in the constitution.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Jonathan’s Second Term Would Have Ruined Nigeria – Oshiomhole

[Leadership] Former Edo State governor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, has said he withdrew his support for former President Goodluck Jonathan because he believed that a Jonathan second term would have ruined the country.

[Leadership] Former Edo State governor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, has said he withdrew his support for former President Goodluck Jonathan because he believed that a Jonathan second term would have ruined the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

PM Meets With Sudanese President in Addis Ababa

[Shabelle] Hassan Ali Khaire, the Prime Minister of the Federal republic of Somalia held meeting with Sudanese President General Omar Hassan Al Bashir in Addis Ababa on Tuesday.

[Shabelle] Hassan Ali Khaire, the Prime Minister of the Federal republic of Somalia held meeting with Sudanese President General Omar Hassan Al Bashir in Addis Ababa on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Darfur Displaced – ‘450 Villages Evacuated in Jebel Marra, Ein Siro’

[Radio Dabanga] Jebel Marra / Ein Siro -The Darfur Displaced and Refugees Association says that the conflict between the government and the armed movements has displaced 450,000 people and evacuated 450 villages in Jebel Marra, Ein Siro and surrounding…

[Radio Dabanga] Jebel Marra / Ein Siro -The Darfur Displaced and Refugees Association says that the conflict between the government and the armed movements has displaced 450,000 people and evacuated 450 villages in Jebel Marra, Ein Siro and surroundings since January 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Protest Blocks Main Highway in the North

[Radio Dabanga] Wadi Halfa -The A1 highway that connects Wadi Halfa in Sudan’s Northern State with the national capital of Khartoum was blocked on Tuesday by a protest against deterioration of services and marginalisation.

[Radio Dabanga] Wadi Halfa -The A1 highway that connects Wadi Halfa in Sudan's Northern State with the national capital of Khartoum was blocked on Tuesday by a protest against deterioration of services and marginalisation.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan