Pretoria to Deliver Démarche Over Trump Vulgarity

[allAfrica] Cape Town -The South African government will on Monday register one of the highest forms of diplomatic protest with the United States over President Donald Trump’s reported vulgarity in describing African nations.

[allAfrica] Cape Town -The South African government will on Monday register one of the highest forms of diplomatic protest with the United States over President Donald Trump's reported vulgarity in describing African nations.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Four Killed, Over 10 Injured After Bus Hits Truck in Kenya

[Citizen] Nairobi -Four people have died while more than ten have been injured after a bus rammed into a stationary truck between Habaswein and Laghboghol in Wajir County in northern Kenya.

[Citizen] Nairobi -Four people have died while more than ten have been injured after a bus rammed into a stationary truck between Habaswein and Laghboghol in Wajir County in northern Kenya.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Presidency of the Republic Celebrates Distinction Day

[SNA] Khartoum -The Engineering Affairs General Directorate of the Presidency of the Republic celebrated in the Republican Palace Sunday the Distinction Day in presence of Minister of Presidency of the Republic, Dr Fadul Abdalla Fadul and Undersecretar…

[SNA] Khartoum -The Engineering Affairs General Directorate of the Presidency of the Republic celebrated in the Republican Palace Sunday the Distinction Day in presence of Minister of Presidency of the Republic, Dr Fadul Abdalla Fadul and Undersecretary of Presidency of the Republic, Tareq Haj Ali.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

EFF Supporters Attack H&M Stores Over ‘Racist Jumper Advert’

[Deutsche Welle] Several stores belonging to Swedish clothing company H&M have been attacked and trashed by members of Economic Freedom Fighters. They were protesting an advert by the firm widely seen as racist.

[Deutsche Welle] Several stores belonging to Swedish clothing company H&M have been attacked and trashed by members of Economic Freedom Fighters. They were protesting an advert by the firm widely seen as racist.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Local Government Autonomy in Nigeria

[Daily Trust] Local governments are essentially created to deliver services at the grassroots and bring governance closer to the people. This division of power simplifies the activities of government and serves as a viable incentive for good governance…

[Daily Trust] Local governments are essentially created to deliver services at the grassroots and bring governance closer to the people. This division of power simplifies the activities of government and serves as a viable incentive for good governance and development. It has also been observed that the local government system serves as the most effective avenue for delivering basic goods and services to local communities.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Power-Shy Legislature Cripples Nigeria’s Democracy

[Daily Trust] A widely acknowledged fact about the present administration is the spate of widespread resentment by a widening cross-section of Nigerians over much of its actions, inactions and even avoidable patent missteps, in the context of which it …

[Daily Trust] A widely acknowledged fact about the present administration is the spate of widespread resentment by a widening cross-section of Nigerians over much of its actions, inactions and even avoidable patent missteps, in the context of which it is on the chopping block, for excoriation. To add pain to the injury the President scheduled an appearance at the Umuahia (Abia State) mega rally on Tuesday January 9th 2018, of his ailing party - the All Progressives Congress (APC), even at the expense of a more auspiciou

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria