Kitwe’s Chisokone Market Closed in Wake of Cholera Outbreak

[Zambia Reports] Copperbelt’s largest trading site Chisokone Market has been shut to allow for cleaning as one of the measures to avert a major cholera outbreak in Kitwe.

[Zambia Reports] Copperbelt's largest trading site Chisokone Market has been shut to allow for cleaning as one of the measures to avert a major cholera outbreak in Kitwe.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Dasuki, Diezani – Presidency Indicts Mark, Tambuwal, Ekweremadu, Others

[Vanguard] The Presidency, yesterday, took a swipe at the 7th National Assembly headed by former Senate President, Senator David Mark; Ex- speaker, House of Representatives and now governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal, saying if the lawmakers had c…

[Vanguard] The Presidency, yesterday, took a swipe at the 7th National Assembly headed by former Senate President, Senator David Mark; Ex- speaker, House of Representatives and now governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal, saying if the lawmakers had carried out an effective oversight function, the unfolding scenario of probe of former National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki (retd), over alleged $2.2 billion arm deal would have been averted.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Villagers Flee As Soldiers Rummage Bayelsa Creeks for Militant Leader

[Vanguard] Bomadi -HUNDREDS of villagers, yesterday, fled Ndoro community, Ekeremor Local Government Area, Bayelsa State, following the massive deployment of soldiers and military hardware in the area over the alleged killing of an undisclosed number o…

[Vanguard] Bomadi -HUNDREDS of villagers, yesterday, fled Ndoro community, Ekeremor Local Government Area, Bayelsa State, following the massive deployment of soldiers and military hardware in the area over the alleged killing of an undisclosed number of soldiers by a notorious militant leader and kidnapper, Kareowei.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Igbo Groups Say Buhari Has Nothing to Offer Nigerians

[Vanguard] Awka -Two notable Igbo groups, the Igbo Peoples Congress, IPC and the Igbo Aborigines have asked President Muhammadu Buhari not to seek re-election in 2019 as he has nothing more to offer, having failed Ndigbo and Nigerians.

[Vanguard] Awka -Two notable Igbo groups, the Igbo Peoples Congress, IPC and the Igbo Aborigines have asked President Muhammadu Buhari not to seek re-election in 2019 as he has nothing more to offer, having failed Ndigbo and Nigerians.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

MDDA Calls for Release of Shiraaz Mohamed

[SAnews.gov.za] The Media Development and Diversity Agency (MDDA) has called for the urgent release of kidnapped photojournalist Shiraaz Mohamed following reports that he is still alive.

[SAnews.gov.za] The Media Development and Diversity Agency (MDDA) has called for the urgent release of kidnapped photojournalist Shiraaz Mohamed following reports that he is still alive.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Libya Returnee’s Father Consulted Ifa, Herbalists, Pastors to Ensure She Doesn’t Enter Europe

[Vanguard] Mr. Kehinde Enabulele, father of Eki, one of the 846 Edo indigenes repatriated from Libya yesterday, said he visited an Ifa priest, native doctors and pastors to ensure that Eki cannot enter Europe, but return home safely.

[Vanguard] Mr. Kehinde Enabulele, father of Eki, one of the 846 Edo indigenes repatriated from Libya yesterday, said he visited an Ifa priest, native doctors and pastors to ensure that Eki cannot enter Europe, but return home safely.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

School Maintenance Govt Priority

[Botswana Daily News] Damochujenaa -Assistant Minister of Youth Empowerment, Sport and Culture Development, Mr Kefentse Mzwinila says maintenance of schools around the country remains government priority.

[Botswana Daily News] Damochujenaa -Assistant Minister of Youth Empowerment, Sport and Culture Development, Mr Kefentse Mzwinila says maintenance of schools around the country remains government priority.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

IPOB Accuses Abia, Federal Govts of Terrorising Communities

[Vanguard] Nnewi -The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has raised alarm over an alleged collaboration between the Federal and Abia State governments to continue to unleash terror through harassment and intimidation against the people of Afaraukwu, Ib…

[Vanguard] Nnewi -The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has raised alarm over an alleged collaboration between the Federal and Abia State governments to continue to unleash terror through harassment and intimidation against the people of Afaraukwu, Ibeku Umuahia,the home town of its leader, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

A Handshake Across the Niger – the Igbo/Yoruba Summit

[Vanguard] A major review of Nigeria’s geopolitical alignment is set to take place tomorrow as the Yoruba nation engages the Igbo nation in an embrace that could alter the country’s political configuration in a way as never seen since the 1951 cross ca…

[Vanguard] A major review of Nigeria's geopolitical alignment is set to take place tomorrow as the Yoruba nation engages the Igbo nation in an embrace that could alter the country's political configuration in a way as never seen since the 1951 cross carpeting on the floor of the Western House of Assembly.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria