Military Battling 14 Security Threats Across the Country – Official

[Premium Times] The Chief of Defence Staff, Abayomi Olonisakin, said in New York that the Nigerian military is currently confronting no fewer than 14 security threats across the country.

[Premium Times] The Chief of Defence Staff, Abayomi Olonisakin, said in New York that the Nigerian military is currently confronting no fewer than 14 security threats across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mugabe’s Minister Claims Cabinet Colleagues Are ‘Frustrating’ Him

[News24Wire] A Zimbabwean minister has reportedly claimed that his colleagues in President Robert Mugabe’s cabinet have been frustrating his efforts to revive the country’s tourism sector.

[News24Wire] A Zimbabwean minister has reportedly claimed that his colleagues in President Robert Mugabe's cabinet have been frustrating his efforts to revive the country's tourism sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Like a True General, Nkaissery Fought Tooth and Nail to Protect the Police Force

[Nation] Joseph Nkaissery’s first loyalty was always to the crown. He was very protective of the uniformed officers to the point of being seen as a stumbling block to police reforms.

[Nation] Joseph Nkaissery's first loyalty was always to the crown. He was very protective of the uniformed officers to the point of being seen as a stumbling block to police reforms.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Nine Beheaded in Suspected Al-Shabab Attack

[Al Jazeera] Suspected al-Shabab fighters beheaded nine men in an overnight assault on a village in the Kenyan coastal district of Lamu, police said, days after the armed group killed three police officers in an attack on a nearby village.

[Al Jazeera] Suspected al-Shabab fighters beheaded nine men in an overnight assault on a village in the Kenyan coastal district of Lamu, police said, days after the armed group killed three police officers in an attack on a nearby village.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Time for Rising Nation to Soar

[allAfrica] Maputo – Twenty years ago, in 1997, President Joaquim Chissano arrived in Washington DC to attend the Corporate Council on Africa’s First Biennial U.S.-Africa Business Summit. He came as the leader of a nation still feeling the social and e…

[allAfrica] Maputo - Twenty years ago, in 1997, President Joaquim Chissano arrived in Washington DC to attend the Corporate Council on Africa's First Biennial U.S.-Africa Business Summit. He came as the leader of a nation still feeling the social and economic effects of a protracted and devastating conflict.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Major Leap for Africa At G20, Says Zuma

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The G20 Leaders’ Summit, which concluded in Hamburg, Germany, on Saturday, has recorded positive outcomes for global development, with significant benefits for the African continent.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The G20 Leaders' Summit, which concluded in Hamburg, Germany, on Saturday, has recorded positive outcomes for global development, with significant benefits for the African continent.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

What the G20 Said on Africa

[allAfrica] Excerpts most directly applicable to Africa drawn from the declaration of leaders of the G20 nations, issued after the leaders’ summit in Hamburg on July 7 and 8:

[allAfrica] Excerpts most directly applicable to Africa drawn from the declaration of leaders of the G20 nations, issued after the leaders' summit in Hamburg on July 7 and 8:

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Katsina Clocks Polio-Free 5th Year

[Leadership] Katsina -The Katsina State Primary Health Care Development Agency said yesterday that over three million doses of Oral Polio Vaccines (OPVs) were deployed for the immunization of over two million eligible children across the state notwiths…

[Leadership] Katsina -The Katsina State Primary Health Care Development Agency said yesterday that over three million doses of Oral Polio Vaccines (OPVs) were deployed for the immunization of over two million eligible children across the state notwithstanding that the state has been polio-free in the past five years.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria