APC – Olubadan’s Law Suit Against Ajimobi, Others Welcome Devt

[This Day] Ibadan -The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo State thursday rose in stout defence of the state Governor, Abiola Ajimobi, over the court case instituted by the Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji, against the state governor, the …

[This Day] Ibadan -The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo State thursday rose in stout defence of the state Governor, Abiola Ajimobi, over the court case instituted by the Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji, against the state governor, the Attorney General of the state, Local Government Commissioner and 20 others.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Akothee Lectures Diamond’s Latest Baby Mama

[Nation] Singer Akothee has lectured Tanzanian model Hamisa Mobetto for publicly revealing pictures and videos of her intimate moments with singer Diamond Platinumz, terming it as foolish

[Nation] Singer Akothee has lectured Tanzanian model Hamisa Mobetto for publicly revealing pictures and videos of her intimate moments with singer Diamond Platinumz, terming it as foolish

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ecobank Introduces Cardless Cash Withdrawal Service

[This Day] Ecobank said it is striving to address the needs of the unbanked (and the general populace) by transforming a mobile phone into an all-in-one bank account and payment/cash withdrawal tool. One such example, according to a statement from the …

[This Day] Ecobank said it is striving to address the needs of the unbanked (and the general populace) by transforming a mobile phone into an all-in-one bank account and payment/cash withdrawal tool. One such example, according to a statement from the bank, is its innovative 'Xpress Cash' functionality, which has been introduced as part of its upgraded mobile banking app.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Appeal Court to Trash Out 250 Cases in 14 Days

[This Day] Abuja -The President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Zainab Adamu Bulkachuwa, will on September 25, 2017, commence a special sitting in Lokoja, the Kogi State capital.

[This Day] Abuja -The President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Zainab Adamu Bulkachuwa, will on September 25, 2017, commence a special sitting in Lokoja, the Kogi State capital.

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What Is the Exit Strategy?

[This Day] ‘Only a peaceful solution must be found to arrest the present worsening stalemate and restore normalcy. The Eastern Region must be encouraged to remain part of the Federation. If the Eastern Region is allowed by acts of omission or commissio…

[This Day] 'Only a peaceful solution must be found to arrest the present worsening stalemate and restore normalcy. The Eastern Region must be encouraged to remain part of the Federation. If the Eastern Region is allowed by acts of omission or commission to secede from or opt out of Nigeria, then the Western Region and Lagos must also stay out of the Federation... A war against the East in which Northern soldiers are predominant, will only unite the Easterners or the Ibos against their attackers, strengthen them in th

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Algeria Should Accept Key UPR Recommendations On Freedom of Speech, Assembly and Association

[HRW] Algerian authorities have a track record of resorting to criminal prosecutions against bloggers, journalists and media figures for peaceful speech, using articles in the penal code criminalizing “offending the president,” “insulting state officia…

[HRW] Algerian authorities have a track record of resorting to criminal prosecutions against bloggers, journalists and media figures for peaceful speech, using articles in the penal code criminalizing "offending the president," "insulting state officials" or "denigrating Islam." They have also prosecuted labor activists who organized or called for peaceful demonstrations on charges such as "unauthorized gathering," and they continue to ban demonstrations in Algiers.

source: AllAfrica News: Algeria

Chieftaincy Title: Kano Artists Refuse to Endorse Korede as Sarkin Waka

[Daily Trust] Kano -A renowned Kannywood movie producer and director, Falalu Dorayi, has expressed reservations over the conferment of chieftaincy title of ”Sarkin waka” on southern musician Korede Bello by the Kano state emirate council.

[Daily Trust] Kano -A renowned Kannywood movie producer and director, Falalu Dorayi, has expressed reservations over the conferment of chieftaincy title of ''Sarkin waka'' on southern musician Korede Bello by the Kano state emirate council.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mozambique Paradox of Plenty Strikes With Bloody Consequence

[CAJ News] Maputo -THE resource curse has returned to haunt Mozambique with deadly consequences, this time pitting international mining companies and villagers resisting their uprooting from their areas the firms see as ripe for mineral extraction. The…

[CAJ News] Maputo -THE resource curse has returned to haunt Mozambique with deadly consequences, this time pitting international mining companies and villagers resisting their uprooting from their areas the firms see as ripe for mineral extraction. The Moatize District in the western Tete Province is expected to become the region's energy powerhouse, built on coal and hydroelectricity, but has become the epicentre of community protests against mining companies eager to cash in on the resources boom in the Southern African co

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique