Muslims Denounce Human Rights Violations

[Maka] Aisha Lopes, the fashion designer, and her husband Angelica Bernardo da Costa (also known as Mujahid Kenyata) are Angolan nationals who converted to Islam in 1996. Aisha, a diabetic, was nursing her 26-day-old infant delivered via high-risk Caes…

[Maka] Aisha Lopes, the fashion designer, and her husband Angelica Bernardo da Costa (also known as Mujahid Kenyata) are Angolan nationals who converted to Islam in 1996. Aisha, a diabetic, was nursing her 26-day-old infant delivered via high-risk Caesarean surgery when security forces raided the family's apartment at 5 am on December 2 nd , 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Music Key Element of Z’bar Festival

[Citizen] Zanzibar -Twenty years after the Zanzibar International Film Festival (ZIFF) was founded, music and performing arts remain an integral part of the event. This is quite different from what happens at other film festivals across the world such …

[Citizen] Zanzibar -Twenty years after the Zanzibar International Film Festival (ZIFF) was founded, music and performing arts remain an integral part of the event. This is quite different from what happens at other film festivals across the world such as the Cannes and Toronto festivals.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Osinbajo Orders Release of Funds to 16 States Affected By Flood

[Premium Times] The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, has directed the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, to immediately release N1.6 billion for 16 states ravaged by floods across the country.

[Premium Times] The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, has directed the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, to immediately release N1.6 billion for 16 states ravaged by floods across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Controversy – Lawmakers Ask Health Minister to Recall Suspended NHIs Boss

[Premium Times] The House of Representatives on Wednesday asked the Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole, to within a week reinstate the suspended Executive Secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme, Usman Yusuf.

[Premium Times] The House of Representatives on Wednesday asked the Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole, to within a week reinstate the suspended Executive Secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme, Usman Yusuf.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Osinbajo’s Visit to Buhari a Deceit, Fayose Claims

[Premium Times] The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has described the reported meeting of Acting President Yemi Osinbajo to President Muhammadu Buhari in London as another attempt by the All Progressives Congress, APC, government to deceive Niger…

[Premium Times] The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has described the reported meeting of Acting President Yemi Osinbajo to President Muhammadu Buhari in London as another attempt by the All Progressives Congress, APC, government to deceive Nigerians on the state of health of the president.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Gupta Family is Parasitic, Says SA Communist Party

[News24Wire] The “parasitic bourgeoisie” in the form of the Gupta family is the greatest threat facing the tripartite alliance and has contributed to its deterioration, the SACP said on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] The "parasitic bourgeoisie" in the form of the Gupta family is the greatest threat facing the tripartite alliance and has contributed to its deterioration, the SACP said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Five Regions That Hold Key to Victory in Election

[Nation] The Jubilee Party and opposition’s National Super Alliance have held more rallies in five regions than in any other part of the country, convinced the areas could hold the key to a victory in the August 8 General Election.

[Nation] The Jubilee Party and opposition's National Super Alliance have held more rallies in five regions than in any other part of the country, convinced the areas could hold the key to a victory in the August 8 General Election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya