N40 Billion – Serap Seeks Court Orders for Govt to Stop Ex-Govs’ Emoluments

[This Day] A civil society organisation, Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), has sued the federal government over its failure to stop former governors and now serving senators and ministers from receiving double pay and life pensi…

[This Day] A civil society organisation, Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), has sued the federal government over its failure to stop former governors and now serving senators and ministers from receiving double pay and life pensions, and failure to seek recovery of over N40billion of public funds unduly received by these public officers.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Change Is Imminent-Cllr. Brumskine & The LP Assure A Dying Nation

[New Republic] In February of 2007, then Senator Barrack Obama of Chicago stood on a super structure built at the back of his home in Illinois, to announce to the people of America he was running for President.

[New Republic] In February of 2007, then Senator Barrack Obama of Chicago stood on a super structure built at the back of his home in Illinois, to announce to the people of America he was running for President.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Seven Feared Dead in Kebbi Boating Accident

[Premium Times] Seven people were feared dead in a boat mishap involving a family returning from a farmland across the River Niger in Yauri Local Government of Kebbi State, Sunday night.

[Premium Times] Seven people were feared dead in a boat mishap involving a family returning from a farmland across the River Niger in Yauri Local Government of Kebbi State, Sunday night.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Cabinda Gets Illuminated After Three-Day Blackout

[ANGOP] Cabinda -The city of Cabinda, the capital of the northern province with the same name, last Sunday afternoon got illuminated again after a three-day blackout, following a breakdown in a turbine of the Malembo Thermal Centre (CTM).

[ANGOP] Cabinda -The city of Cabinda, the capital of the northern province with the same name, last Sunday afternoon got illuminated again after a three-day blackout, following a breakdown in a turbine of the Malembo Thermal Centre (CTM).

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Invest in Mental Health Services to End Shackling

[HRW] The government of Ghana should ensure adequate funding for mental health services in Ghana, as a crucial step to eliminating the widespread practice of shackling and other abuses against people with psychosocial disabilities, a coalition of nongo…

[HRW] The government of Ghana should ensure adequate funding for mental health services in Ghana, as a crucial step to eliminating the widespread practice of shackling and other abuses against people with psychosocial disabilities, a coalition of nongovernmental groups said today.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana