Psychology Maziwisa, Pambuka Arrested Over ‘Corrupt’ Zesa Deal

[New Zimbabwe] The Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (Zacc) late Tuesday announced it had arrested Zanu PF MP Psychology Maziwisa and State broadcaster ZBC presenter Oscar Pambuka.

[New Zimbabwe] The Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (Zacc) late Tuesday announced it had arrested Zanu PF MP Psychology Maziwisa and State broadcaster ZBC presenter Oscar Pambuka.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Ngugi Wa Thiong’o – an Icon of African Literature

[New Times] Ngugi wa Thiong’o (Gikuyu pronunciation; born 5 January 1938) is a Kenyan writer, formerly working in English and now working in Gikuyu. His work includes novels, plays, short stories, and essays, ranging from literary and social criticism to children’s literature. He is the founder and editor of the Gikuyu- language journal Mũtĩiri.

[New Times] Ngugi wa Thiong'o (Gikuyu pronunciation; born 5 January 1938) is a Kenyan writer, formerly working in English and now working in Gikuyu. His work includes novels, plays, short stories, and essays, ranging from literary and social criticism to children's literature. He is the founder and editor of the Gikuyu- language journal Mũtĩiri.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

254 Firms Bid to Lift Nigeria’s Crude Oil in 2018/2019

[Premium Times] The federal government is considering about 254 bids from indigenous and foreign companies interested in the sale and purchase of the government’s equity crude under the 2018/2019 crude oil term contracts.

[Premium Times] The federal government is considering about 254 bids from indigenous and foreign companies interested in the sale and purchase of the government's equity crude under the 2018/2019 crude oil term contracts.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Uhuru, Ruto Downplay Split Claims in Cabinet Formation

[Nation] President Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto have downplayed reports that they are split over the formation of the Cabinet, saying outsiders are trying to divide them.

[Nation] President Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto have downplayed reports that they are split over the formation of the Cabinet, saying outsiders are trying to divide them.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Uhuru Abused Power in Police Changes, Raila Claims

[Nation] Opposition chief Raila Odinga has opened a new war front with President Uhuru Kenyatta, whom he accuses of abusing his powers by reshuffling top police officers last week.

[Nation] Opposition chief Raila Odinga has opened a new war front with President Uhuru Kenyatta, whom he accuses of abusing his powers by reshuffling top police officers last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Nigeria to Grow By 2.5 Percent in 2018, Says World Bank

[Premium Times] The World Bank forecasts that economic growth in Nigeria would edge up to at least 2.5 per cent in 2018, as the country benefits from improved commodity prices, investments and trade.

[Premium Times] The World Bank forecasts that economic growth in Nigeria would edge up to at least 2.5 per cent in 2018, as the country benefits from improved commodity prices, investments and trade.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt to Create 1 Million Jobs Through Eggs Production, Processing, Sale

[Guardian] The Federal Government said on Tuesday egg production, processing and marketing could create no fewer than one million jobs through its National Egg Production (NEGPRO) Scheme.

[Guardian] The Federal Government said on Tuesday egg production, processing and marketing could create no fewer than one million jobs through its National Egg Production (NEGPRO) Scheme.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Senate Committee Polls Off to Smooth Start As Jubilee Dominates

[Capital FM] Senate Committees kicked off election of chairpersons and their deputies on a smooth note with five out of the 17 committees electing their leaders Tuesday in what was a purely a Jubilee affair.

[Capital FM] Senate Committees kicked off election of chairpersons and their deputies on a smooth note with five out of the 17 committees electing their leaders Tuesday in what was a purely a Jubilee affair.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Mnangagwa Extends Graft Fighter Chiri’s Term

[The Source] Zimbabwe’s graft-busting Auditor-General, Mildred Chisi’s term has been extended after Parliament approved President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s nomination in a move seen as boosting his anti-corruption drive.

[The Source] Zimbabwe's graft-busting Auditor-General, Mildred Chisi's term has been extended after Parliament approved President Emmerson Mnangagwa's nomination in a move seen as boosting his anti-corruption drive.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe