Protests Called Against Zuma’s Cabinet Reshuffle

[GroundUp] Protests have been called around the country today, Friday 31 March, following President Jacob Zuma’s midnight cabinet reshuffle that axed key ministers – Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan and Deputy Finance Minister Mcebisi Jonas.

[GroundUp] Protests have been called around the country today, Friday 31 March, following President Jacob Zuma's midnight cabinet reshuffle that axed key ministers - Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan and Deputy Finance Minister Mcebisi Jonas.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Private Investigations Firm Given Another Month to Complete Forensic Audit

[Mozambique News Reports And Clippings] Kroll has been given an extension until 28 April to complete its forensic audit of the $2 bn secret debts, the Attorney General’s Office (Procuradoria-Geral da República) announced Friday. The report had been due 31 March.

[Mozambique News Reports And Clippings] Kroll has been given an extension until 28 April to complete its forensic audit of the $2 bn secret debts, the Attorney General's Office (Procuradoria-Geral da República) announced Friday. The report had been due 31 March.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

2 Million Face Hunger in Borno – Unicef

[Daily Trust] Maiduguri -The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has warned that about 60 percent, amounting to over two million of the 3.6 million population of Borno State, face acute food shortage in 2017.

[Daily Trust] Maiduguri -The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has warned that about 60 percent, amounting to over two million of the 3.6 million population of Borno State, face acute food shortage in 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kidnap Kingpin, King Solomon, May Die By Hanging

[Daily Trust] Lagos -A notorious kidnapper, Solomon Chukwudi, who was arrested recently by detectives attached to the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), Lagos State Command, is to be tried under the new law of Lagos State on kidnapping.

[Daily Trust] Lagos -A notorious kidnapper, Solomon Chukwudi, who was arrested recently by detectives attached to the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), Lagos State Command, is to be tried under the new law of Lagos State on kidnapping.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

UK Deports 23 Nigerians for Immigration Offences

[Guardian] The Government of the United Kingdom has deported 23 Nigerians for committing immigration-related offences in the country. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the deportees arrived at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMl…

[Guardian] The Government of the United Kingdom has deported 23 Nigerians for committing immigration-related offences in the country. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the deportees arrived at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMlA) Lagos at about 6.a.m on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

ASUU Rejects Planned Fees Increase

[Guardian] The Kano State University of Science and Technology chapter of Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), has rejected plan by the university to raise registration fees for undergraduate students.

[Guardian] The Kano State University of Science and Technology chapter of Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), has rejected plan by the university to raise registration fees for undergraduate students.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria