Tension Grips Nigeria’s Pro-Biafra Region

[Deutsche Welle] The whereabouts of Biafran leader Nnamdi Kanu remains unknown amid renewed protests and a military operation in southeast Nigeria. State governors have urged calm.

[Deutsche Welle] The whereabouts of Biafran leader Nnamdi Kanu remains unknown amid renewed protests and a military operation in southeast Nigeria. State governors have urged calm.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Oluwo Seeks Bilateral Ties With Ilorin On Common Interest

[This Day] A first class traditional ruler in Osun state, Oluwo of Iwo, Oba Abdulrasheed Adewale Akanbi has called for bilateral ties between the people of Iwo and Ilorin in order to promote religious, economic and political interest of the two ancient…

[This Day] A first class traditional ruler in Osun state, Oluwo of Iwo, Oba Abdulrasheed Adewale Akanbi has called for bilateral ties between the people of Iwo and Ilorin in order to promote religious, economic and political interest of the two ancient communities.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Power – TCN Boost Supply in Lagos With New Mobile Transformer

[This Day] To enable it transmit more electricity to distribution load centers in Ejigbo, Jakande Estate, Igando, Ijegun, Ijedodo, Oke-Afa, Idimu, Ikotun, Bolorunpelu, Shasha, Agodo, Egbe, Abaranje, Murtala Mohammed International Airport areas of Lagos…

[This Day] To enable it transmit more electricity to distribution load centers in Ejigbo, Jakande Estate, Igando, Ijegun, Ijedodo, Oke-Afa, Idimu, Ikotun, Bolorunpelu, Shasha, Agodo, Egbe, Abaranje, Murtala Mohammed International Airport areas of Lagos, the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) on Friday disclosed that it had commissioned a brand new 1x40MVA 132/33KV mobile transformer which would raise the capacity of its Ejigbo transmission substation to 200 Mega Volt Amp (MVA) from 160MVA.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kambwili Goes Eyeball to Eyeball With Pres. Lungu

[Zambia Reports] Hours after unleashing a litany of allegations of corruption against President Edgar Lungu, Roan MP Chishimba Kambwili came into contact with the Head of State at Parliament today.

[Zambia Reports] Hours after unleashing a litany of allegations of corruption against President Edgar Lungu, Roan MP Chishimba Kambwili came into contact with the Head of State at Parliament today.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

NLC Calls for Retraining of Military Personnel

[This Day] The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has called for the retraining of the military to make them more responsible in handling of security issues across the country, especially the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB).

[This Day] The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has called for the retraining of the military to make them more responsible in handling of security issues across the country, especially the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NGO Highlights Problems With Sex Abuse Probe

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Dakar -The United Nations said on Thursday it was looking into allegations that complaints of sexual abuse and exploitation made against its peacekeepers in the conflict-torn Central African Republic were mishandled or unre…

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Dakar -The United Nations said on Thursday it was looking into allegations that complaints of sexual abuse and exploitation made against its peacekeepers in the conflict-torn Central African Republic were mishandled or unreported.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

Ruling Party Regains Power but Faces Legitimacy Questions

[The Conversation Africa] The swearing in of the new Angolan parliament marks the first time in 38 years that Angola has a new president. João Lourenço, who Angolans refer to as “JLo”, replaces the long-serving José Eduardo dos Santos, who carries on as president of the ruling MPLA, the Movimento Popular de Libertação de Angola (Popular Movement for the Liberation of Angola).

[The Conversation Africa] The swearing in of the new Angolan parliament marks the first time in 38 years that Angola has a new president. João Lourenço, who Angolans refer to as "JLo", replaces the long-serving José Eduardo dos Santos, who carries on as president of the ruling MPLA, the Movimento Popular de Libertação de Angola (Popular Movement for the Liberation of Angola).

source: AllAfrica News: Angola