It’s Time to Restructure Nigeria – Babangida

[Guardian] Former Military President, Gen. Ibrahim Babangida (rtd), has lent his voice to the now strident call for the restructuring of the country to achieve true federalism, devolution of power and creation of state police.

[Guardian] Former Military President, Gen. Ibrahim Babangida (rtd), has lent his voice to the now strident call for the restructuring of the country to achieve true federalism, devolution of power and creation of state police.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

10 Artists Who Have Harvested Big From Campaign Season

[Nation] From gospel artistes to dance groups, entertainers seem to be reaping big from the campaign season as Kenya gears up for the August 8 General Election. Here are the 10 artistes singing all the way to the bank…or to popularity:

[Nation] From gospel artistes to dance groups, entertainers seem to be reaping big from the campaign season as Kenya gears up for the August 8 General Election. Here are the 10 artistes singing all the way to the bank...or to popularity:

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

8 Killed, 9 Missing in Peaceful Eid-El-Fitr Celebrations

[Daily News] Police in the country, as of yesterday — the second day of Eid celebrations – confirmed recording eight deaths and nine people missing in Zanzibar, Dar es Salaam and Kagera regions.

[Daily News] Police in the country, as of yesterday -- the second day of Eid celebrations - confirmed recording eight deaths and nine people missing in Zanzibar, Dar es Salaam and Kagera regions.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Drug Trafficker Jailed 8 Years

[The Herald] The 32-year-old drug mule who accused the police of planting 3,8 kilogrammes of cocaine worth $304 000 in her luggage while she was travelling from Brazil has been sentenced to eight years for trying to smuggle the drugs into the country.

[The Herald] The 32-year-old drug mule who accused the police of planting 3,8 kilogrammes of cocaine worth $304 000 in her luggage while she was travelling from Brazil has been sentenced to eight years for trying to smuggle the drugs into the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Police Can Do More to Stop Accidents

[The Herald] Nine people perished in a horror crash in Dema on the outskirts of Chitungwiza on Monday morning. We are told the driver of a commuter omnibus on its way from Hwedza to Harare rammed a stationery truck killing six passengers on the spot.

[The Herald] Nine people perished in a horror crash in Dema on the outskirts of Chitungwiza on Monday morning. We are told the driver of a commuter omnibus on its way from Hwedza to Harare rammed a stationery truck killing six passengers on the spot.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Everton’s Schneiderlin Makes Visit to Tanzania

[Daily News] Morgan Schneiderlin has been preparing for Everton’s pre-season trip to Tanzania by making an early visit to the east African nation! The Everton midfielder is currently enjoying a ‘safari’ honeymoon with his new bride Camille after they w…

[Daily News] Morgan Schneiderlin has been preparing for Everton's pre-season trip to Tanzania by making an early visit to the east African nation! The Everton midfielder is currently enjoying a 'safari' honeymoon with his new bride Camille after they were married earlier this month.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Call to Censure Jonathan Moyo

[The Herald] Social media was yesterday abuzz with reactions to the statement by Commander Zimbabwe Defence Forces General Constantino Guveya Chiwenga calling on turncoat detractors of the Command Agriculture Programme to stop their subversive activiti…

[The Herald] Social media was yesterday abuzz with reactions to the statement by Commander Zimbabwe Defence Forces General Constantino Guveya Chiwenga calling on turncoat detractors of the Command Agriculture Programme to stop their subversive activities. The statement, which was apparently directed at Higher and Tertiary Education, Science and Technology Development Minister Professor Jonathan Moyo who has been on a spirited campaign against Command Agriculture, saw a cross-section of Zimbabweans calling on President

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Police and Spot Fines – Why We Need ‘Judge Jackal’

[The Herald] In Shona folklore, the eponymous judge, Justice Jackal, allows us to always seek to temper justice with mercy. Justice Jackal is more than an animal. He is also personified as a superhuman judge – he transcends all human thinking in the re…

[The Herald] In Shona folklore, the eponymous judge, Justice Jackal, allows us to always seek to temper justice with mercy. Justice Jackal is more than an animal. He is also personified as a superhuman judge - he transcends all human thinking in the resolution of disputes.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Taifa Stars Kichuya Eyes Cosafa Accolades

[Daily News] After scoring a brace in the opening COSAFA Cup encounter against Malawi on Sunday, wing wizard Shiza Kichuya is determined to keep hitting the target in the tournament.

[Daily News] After scoring a brace in the opening COSAFA Cup encounter against Malawi on Sunday, wing wizard Shiza Kichuya is determined to keep hitting the target in the tournament.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

The ‘Shames’ Crash Out of Cosafa Cup

[Nyasa Times] Malawi national football team, the Flames, have crashed out of the 2017 edition of the Cosafa Castle Cup after grinding to a barren draw with Mauritius on Tuesday following their opening 02 defeat to guest participants Tanzania’s Taifa St…

[Nyasa Times] Malawi national football team, the Flames, have crashed out of the 2017 edition of the Cosafa Castle Cup after grinding to a barren draw with Mauritius on Tuesday following their opening 02 defeat to guest participants Tanzania's Taifa Stars.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi