UP Disagrees With U.S. Position On Run-Off Election

[Observer] The lawyer representing the ruling Unity Party (UP) has openly expressed concern over a statement the United States Government issued through its Embassy in Monrovia, urging authorities of the National Elections Commission (NEC) to proceed w…

[Observer] The lawyer representing the ruling Unity Party (UP) has openly expressed concern over a statement the United States Government issued through its Embassy in Monrovia, urging authorities of the National Elections Commission (NEC) to proceed with the run-off elections, despite unresolved allegations of irregularities and fraud.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Tinubu – Buhari’s Govt Yet to Win Anti-Graft War

[This Day] Abuja -The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Thursday in Abuja, said it would be a factual lie to claim that the war against corruption had been won by the administration of President Muhammad…

[This Day] Abuja -The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Thursday in Abuja, said it would be a factual lie to claim that the war against corruption had been won by the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tenure of NDDC MD Ended Nov 1, Insists Niger Delta Group

[This Day] Yenagoa -A coalition of groups in the Niger Delta on Thursday maintained that the tenure of Chief Nsima Ekere as Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), had elapsed since November 1.

[This Day] Yenagoa -A coalition of groups in the Niger Delta on Thursday maintained that the tenure of Chief Nsima Ekere as Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), had elapsed since November 1.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Dakuku Tasks Legal Experts On Updates of Maritime Law

[This Day] The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has charged practitioners of law in the maritime sector on the need for regular updates on the knowledge of the sector, due to the…

[This Day] The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has charged practitioners of law in the maritime sector on the need for regular updates on the knowledge of the sector, due to the dynamism of maritime law regulating the industry, which is key to its development.

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Police Deny Withdrawing Security Aides From Obiano

[This Day] The Nigerian Police has denied that they withdrew the security details attached to Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State stating that only the Aide De Camp (ADC) and Chief Security Officer (CSO) to the Governor were invited to a stakeholde…

[This Day] The Nigerian Police has denied that they withdrew the security details attached to Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State stating that only the Aide De Camp (ADC) and Chief Security Officer (CSO) to the Governor were invited to a stakeholders parley with the Inspector General of Police on the need for a peaceful election.

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ENSIEC Conducts Re-Run Council Poll As Okechukwu Escapes Attack Christopher Isiguzo in Enugu

[This Day] Enugu -Amidst protests by the opposition All Progressives Congress (APC), the Enugu State Independent Electoral Commission (ENSIEC) on Thursday conducted a rerun election in the remaining two wards in Udi local government area of the state.

[This Day] Enugu -Amidst protests by the opposition All Progressives Congress (APC), the Enugu State Independent Electoral Commission (ENSIEC) on Thursday conducted a rerun election in the remaining two wards in Udi local government area of the state.

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Department to Engage On Water Debt Recovery

[SAnews.gov.za] The Portfolio Committee on Water and Sanitation has advised the Department of Water and Sanitation to engage with Cooperative Governance Department (COGTA) and National Treasury to ensure the withholding of owing municipalities’ equitab…

[SAnews.gov.za] The Portfolio Committee on Water and Sanitation has advised the Department of Water and Sanitation to engage with Cooperative Governance Department (COGTA) and National Treasury to ensure the withholding of owing municipalities' equitable share.

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UCT’s Law Programme Under Existential Threat

[Daily Maverick] South Africa’s most prestigious university is in danger of losing its undergraduate law degree. In a move described as “unprecedented”, the Council for Higher Education has served the University of Cape Town with notice of the withdraw…

[Daily Maverick] South Africa's most prestigious university is in danger of losing its undergraduate law degree. In a move described as "unprecedented", the Council for Higher Education has served the University of Cape Town with notice of the withdrawal of accreditation for its LLB programme unless certain conditions focusing on transformation are met. Without this accreditation, universities are not permitted to offer the degree in question.

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