2019 Elections Must Be Peaceful – Buhari

[Daily Trust] Ahead of the 2019 general elections, President Muhammadu Buhari has called on politicians and political parties to pledge their commitment to the peaceful democratic process.

[Daily Trust] Ahead of the 2019 general elections, President Muhammadu Buhari has called on politicians and political parties to pledge their commitment to the peaceful democratic process.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Niger Delta Avengers Set to Strike, Renews Call for Restructuring Nigeria

[Daily Trust] Asaba -Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) have issued alert that the group is set to attack oil installations, targeting deep sea operations as it renewed call for restructuring Nigeria.

[Daily Trust] Asaba -Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) have issued alert that the group is set to attack oil installations, targeting deep sea operations as it renewed call for restructuring Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Opposition Rejects Equatorial Guinea President Obiang’s Denial of Torture

[RFI] A political opposition member was tortured to death in front of his party’s headquarters in Malabo, the capital of Equatorial Guinea, by state security personnel, according to an opposition leader. Gabriel Nse Obiang Obono, the head of Malabo-bas…

[RFI] A political opposition member was tortured to death in front of his party's headquarters in Malabo, the capital of Equatorial Guinea, by state security personnel, according to an opposition leader. Gabriel Nse Obiang Obono, the head of Malabo-based Citizens for Innovation (CI) party, told RFI that Santiago Ebee Ela did not fall ill and die, in a rebuttal to an exclusive interview with the country's president.

source: AllAfrica News: Equatorial Guinea

Herdsman Docked in Benue for Openly Grazing Cattle

[Premium Times] The Police on Thursday arraigned a 20- year-old cattle header, Ibrahim Yau, at a Makurdi Magistrates’ Court for alleged criminal conspiracy and open grazing.

[Premium Times] The Police on Thursday arraigned a 20- year-old cattle header, Ibrahim Yau, at a Makurdi Magistrates' Court for alleged criminal conspiracy and open grazing.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Bathabile Dlamini Dodges Journalists Over Paid SABC Interview

[News24Wire] Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini dodged journalists following an event at the SABC on Thursday, where she was acknowledging the academic performances of social grant beneficiaries who wrote their matric in 2017.

[News24Wire] Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini dodged journalists following an event at the SABC on Thursday, where she was acknowledging the academic performances of social grant beneficiaries who wrote their matric in 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Biafra Was Legally Declared a Terror Organisation, Court Rules

[Premium Times] An Abuja Division of the Federal High Court has refused an application by members of the Indigenous People Of Biafra seeking the nullification of the proscription order made against the group on September 20.

[Premium Times] An Abuja Division of the Federal High Court has refused an application by members of the Indigenous People Of Biafra seeking the nullification of the proscription order made against the group on September 20.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Court Declines to Vacate Order Proscribing Biafra As Terrorist Organization

[Vanguard] The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, on Thursday, declined to set-aside the order that designated the Indegeniuos People of Biafra, IPOB, as a terrorist organisation.

[Vanguard] The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, on Thursday, declined to set-aside the order that designated the Indegeniuos People of Biafra, IPOB, as a terrorist organisation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Economic Recession – AfDB Disburses U.S.$600M Budget Support to Govt

[Vanguard] The Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, said that African Development Bank (AfDB) disbursed a budget support of 600 million dollars to Nigerian government when the country faced economic recession.

[Vanguard] The Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, said that African Development Bank (AfDB) disbursed a budget support of 600 million dollars to Nigerian government when the country faced economic recession.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tobva Tadii Paya Gang Finally Granted Bail

[New Zimbabwe] Kadoma artisanal gold miners, who rose to infamy on social media after they were recorded on a video narrating how gang-raped sex workers in the area, were this week granted bail after three months in remand prison.

[New Zimbabwe] Kadoma artisanal gold miners, who rose to infamy on social media after they were recorded on a video narrating how gang-raped sex workers in the area, were this week granted bail after three months in remand prison.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Biafra Is Not a Terrorist Group – Survey

[Vanguard] Owerri -An air of disbelief and shock enveloped parts of Imo State Thursday, following the court judgment that confirmed Federal Government’s position that the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, is a terrorist group.

[Vanguard] Owerri -An air of disbelief and shock enveloped parts of Imo State Thursday, following the court judgment that confirmed Federal Government's position that the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, is a terrorist group.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria