Nuquay’s Recusal Request Trashed

[New Dawn] The Plenary of the House of Representatives has overwhelmingly trashed a request for House Speaker Emmanuel James Nuquay’s recusal as head of the Legislature.Plenary, which is the highest decision – making body of the House of Representative…

[New Dawn] The Plenary of the House of Representatives has overwhelmingly trashed a request for House Speaker Emmanuel James Nuquay's recusal as head of the Legislature.Plenary, which is the highest decision - making body of the House of Representatives voted in session on Tuesday, 18 July and overwhelmingly threw out the request made by Maryland County Representative Dr. Bhofal Chambers and Montserrado County Representative Acarous Moses Gray.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

You Hold Key to Peaceful Polls, Kikwete Tells Kenyatta and Odinga

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Former Tanzania President Jakaya Kikwete on Tuesday appealed to President Uhuru Kenyatta and Opposition leader Raila Odinga to ensure the General Election is held under a peaceful atmosphere.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Former Tanzania President Jakaya Kikwete on Tuesday appealed to President Uhuru Kenyatta and Opposition leader Raila Odinga to ensure the General Election is held under a peaceful atmosphere.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ritual Chicken Finds Good Luck After Thrown Into Sea

[News24Wire] A chicken that was thrown into the sea as part of a traditional ritual in Port Shepstone has ended up with all the luck after it emerged unscathed, and with a safe new home.

[News24Wire] A chicken that was thrown into the sea as part of a traditional ritual in Port Shepstone has ended up with all the luck after it emerged unscathed, and with a safe new home.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

To Observe or Not to Observe Elections – EU Yet to Decide

[RFI] A decision on whether the EU will observe the Angolan elections will be made in the coming days, RFI learnt on Wednesday. The Angolan government earlier this week reportedly rejected demands by the EU election observer mission for unrestricted ac…

[RFI] A decision on whether the EU will observe the Angolan elections will be made in the coming days, RFI learnt on Wednesday. The Angolan government earlier this week reportedly rejected demands by the EU election observer mission for unrestricted access to polling stations.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Budgit, Others Launch Online Anti-Bribery Platform

[This Day] A web based platform,’ report yourself.org’ has been created and launched to assist Nigerians in curbing petty corruption and to also report scenarios of bribery and graft.

[This Day] A web based platform,' report yourself.org' has been created and launched to assist Nigerians in curbing petty corruption and to also report scenarios of bribery and graft.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

When Promos Are More Than a Business Strategy

[This Day] Whilst most companies churn out promos for cheap funds, FCMB’s unrivaled commitment to satisfying customers’ needs is evident in its promos that offer fantastic prizes to customers beside encouraging the savings culture.

[This Day] Whilst most companies churn out promos for cheap funds, FCMB's unrivaled commitment to satisfying customers' needs is evident in its promos that offer fantastic prizes to customers beside encouraging the savings culture.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria Spent N428 Billion On Wheat, Sorghum Imports in 2015 – CBN Governor

[This Day] Kano -The Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Godwin Emefeile, Tuesday disclosed that over N428 billion was expended on the importation of wheat and sorghum in 2015 alone.

[This Day] Kano -The Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Godwin Emefeile, Tuesday disclosed that over N428 billion was expended on the importation of wheat and sorghum in 2015 alone.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Makarfi Is My Friend but I Won’t Leave APC for PDP – Andy Uba

[Premium Times] A senator, Andy Uba, has described as untrue news making the rounds that he planned to dump the All Progressive Congress, APC, for the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, following the victory of Ahmed Makarfi at the apex court.

[Premium Times] A senator, Andy Uba, has described as untrue news making the rounds that he planned to dump the All Progressive Congress, APC, for the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, following the victory of Ahmed Makarfi at the apex court.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Senate Vows to Separate NFIU From EFCC

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Senate has resolved to pass a law that would make the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit, NFIU, independent of the anti-graft agency, EFCC.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Senate has resolved to pass a law that would make the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit, NFIU, independent of the anti-graft agency, EFCC.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria