SPLM-IO Defends VP’s Record

[VOA] This week marks one year since South Sudan’s First Vice President Taban Deng Gai was sworn in to replace Riek Machar after fighting broke out between the presidential guards and the SPLM-IO rebels loyal to Machar.

[VOA] This week marks one year since South Sudan's First Vice President Taban Deng Gai was sworn in to replace Riek Machar after fighting broke out between the presidential guards and the SPLM-IO rebels loyal to Machar.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Minister Clarifies Alleged Killings in Bakassi As House Committee Mulls 10-Year Devt Plan

[This Day] The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Geoffrey Onyeama, wednesday said there was no evidence to establish that 97 Nigerians were reportedly killed by Cameroonian Gendarmes recently.

[This Day] The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Geoffrey Onyeama, wednesday said there was no evidence to establish that 97 Nigerians were reportedly killed by Cameroonian Gendarmes recently.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Why We Chose 9Mobile As Our New Name – CEO

[Daily Trust] Nigeria’s most innovative telecommunications company, formerly known as Etisalat Nigeria, has launched its new brand identity – 9mobile, with the unveiling of a new name and logo.

[Daily Trust] Nigeria's most innovative telecommunications company, formerly known as Etisalat Nigeria, has launched its new brand identity - 9mobile, with the unveiling of a new name and logo.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Young Refugees Cleared to Travel to Waiting U.S. Foster Families

[VOA] Young refugees from Somalia and Eritrea who are eagerly awaited by American foster families have been cleared to travel to the United States, Lutheran Social Services (LSS) tells VOA.

[VOA] Young refugees from Somalia and Eritrea who are eagerly awaited by American foster families have been cleared to travel to the United States, Lutheran Social Services (LSS) tells VOA.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Ex-minister, 2 Others Arrested in Food Import Scandal

[VOA] Malawi’s Anti-corruption Bureau, or ACB, has arrested a former agriculture minister and two others linked to a corruption scandal involving maize imports. Malawi was importing the grain to avert food shortages after flooding and drought wrecked l…

[VOA] Malawi's Anti-corruption Bureau, or ACB, has arrested a former agriculture minister and two others linked to a corruption scandal involving maize imports. Malawi was importing the grain to avert food shortages after flooding and drought wrecked last year's harvest.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

CSO Releases Probe Report of River Ezu Dead Bodies

[Vanguard] A civil society group in Onitsha, Anambra State, International Society for Civil Liberties and the Rule of Law, Inter-society, will today, release the report of its special investigation into the over 25 dead bodies found floating on Ezu Riv…

[Vanguard] A civil society group in Onitsha, Anambra State, International Society for Civil Liberties and the Rule of Law, Inter-society, will today, release the report of its special investigation into the over 25 dead bodies found floating on Ezu River located at Amansea part of Awka, the capital city of Anambra State in the late night/early morning of January 18 and 19, 2013.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

PDP Crisis Worsens As Sheriff’s S-West Faction Joins Mega Party

[Vanguard] Contrary to expectations that the problems facing the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, are over following the Supreme Court judgment which recognised Ahmed Makarfi as the authentic National chairman, several members of the party in the South W…

[Vanguard] Contrary to expectations that the problems facing the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, are over following the Supreme Court judgment which recognised Ahmed Makarfi as the authentic National chairman, several members of the party in the South West who are loyal to the ousted National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alli Modu Sherif, have dumped the party for the new Mega Party of Nigeria, MPN.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

We Don’t Understand What Nigerians Mean By Restructuring – APC

[Vanguard] The All Progressives Congress, APC, has explained its confusion in the face of clamour by some Nigerians for the restructuring of the country, saying it didn’t understand what people meant by it.

[Vanguard] The All Progressives Congress, APC, has explained its confusion in the face of clamour by some Nigerians for the restructuring of the country, saying it didn't understand what people meant by it.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria