Norris Tweah Joins Representatives Race to Replace CDC Thomas Fallah

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Vice President for University Relations at the University of Liberia, Attorney Norris Tweah, has declared his intention to contest the legislative seat of Montserrado County District #5, vowing to unseat incumbent Repres…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Vice President for University Relations at the University of Liberia, Attorney Norris Tweah, has declared his intention to contest the legislative seat of Montserrado County District #5, vowing to unseat incumbent Representative Thomas Fallah of the Congress for Democratic Change (CDC).

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Senate Summons Kachikwu Over U.S.$115 Billion Crude Oil Deal

[Daily Trust] The Senate yesterday summoned the Minister of Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu over $115billion crude oil deal with the Indian government and Chinese companies.

[Daily Trust] The Senate yesterday summoned the Minister of Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu over $115billion crude oil deal with the Indian government and Chinese companies.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Shell Sued in UK for ‘Decades of Oil Spills’ in Nigeria

[Al Jazeera] Emere Godwin Bebe Okpabi, leader of Nigeria’s Ogale people, unpacked four bottles of water from his homeland and lined them up on a table to show why his subjects are suing Royal Dutch Shell in a London court.

[Al Jazeera] Emere Godwin Bebe Okpabi, leader of Nigeria's Ogale people, unpacked four bottles of water from his homeland and lined them up on a table to show why his subjects are suing Royal Dutch Shell in a London court.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

National Airline Needs Right Sizing – CEO

[The Herald] Walter Muchinguri -There is need to right size the national airline, Air Zimbabwe, to expedite its turnaround and to enhance its chances of landing a technical partner, the airline’s CEO Captain Ripton Muzenda has said.Speaking on the side…

[The Herald] Walter Muchinguri -There is need to right size the national airline, Air Zimbabwe, to expedite its turnaround and to enhance its chances of landing a technical partner, the airline's CEO Captain Ripton Muzenda has said.Speaking on the sidelines of the African Airlines Association Annual General Assembly, Captain Muzenda said the current structure does not match the business being generated by the airline.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mugabe’s ‘One Centre of Power’ Principle Challenged

[The Herald] Felex Share -Zanu-PF Mashonaland Central Province has challenged the ruling party’s one centre of power principle which empowers the President to appoint his deputies and Politburo members.In its resolutions ahead of the National People’s …

[The Herald] Felex Share -Zanu-PF Mashonaland Central Province has challenged the ruling party's one centre of power principle which empowers the President to appoint his deputies and Politburo members.In its resolutions ahead of the National People's Conference in Masvingo next month, the province said the one centre of power principle -- ushered in by an amendment to the party constitution in 2014 -- should be adjusted to allow members to elect Vice Presidents.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Alexio, Kunonga Combine Forces

[The Herald] Afro Jazz sensations Victor Kunonga and Alexio Kawara are set to combine forces for the 2016 Afro Night at Bar Rouge this Friday. The duo has shared the stage at various shows and they are known to serenade fans every time they combine.

[The Herald] Afro Jazz sensations Victor Kunonga and Alexio Kawara are set to combine forces for the 2016 Afro Night at Bar Rouge this Friday. The duo has shared the stage at various shows and they are known to serenade fans every time they combine.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Scrap Tobacco Levy, Chinamasa Urged

[The Herald] Elita Chikwati -Farmers have urged Finance and Economic Development Minister Patrick Chinamasa to scrap Tobacco Levy in the 2017 National Budget as the fund has not benefited them over the past two years.The Budget will be presented on Dec…

[The Herald] Elita Chikwati -Farmers have urged Finance and Economic Development Minister Patrick Chinamasa to scrap Tobacco Levy in the 2017 National Budget as the fund has not benefited them over the past two years.The Budget will be presented on December 8.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe