About 500 Die of HIV/Aids Daily – Report

[Premium Times] At least 500 Nigerians die of HIV/AIDs daily, with an average new infection of 600 people every day, says Sani Aliyu, Director General, National Agency for the Control of AIDs, NACA.

[Premium Times] At least 500 Nigerians die of HIV/AIDs daily, with an average new infection of 600 people every day, says Sani Aliyu, Director General, National Agency for the Control of AIDs, NACA.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Opposition Looks Forward to Seeing Zuma in Court, Again

[DA] The Democratic Alliance (DA) notes that President Jacob Zuma’s legal team has today filed papers at the North Gauteng High Court in an ill-conceived attempt to set aside the Public Protector’s State of Capture report.

[DA] The Democratic Alliance (DA) notes that President Jacob Zuma's legal team has today filed papers at the North Gauteng High Court in an ill-conceived attempt to set aside the Public Protector's State of Capture report.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Petrosa – Bonuses for Failing Soe Executives Must Be Paid Back

[DA] The DA calls for the R17.3 million in bonuses, paid by PetroSA to its top executives, to be paid back immediately and the legal opinion which informed this disastrous payment must be made public and tabled before Parliament.

[DA] The DA calls for the R17.3 million in bonuses, paid by PetroSA to its top executives, to be paid back immediately and the legal opinion which informed this disastrous payment must be made public and tabled before Parliament.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Report Into Phiyega’s Fitness for Office Must Be Tabled in Parliament

[DA] The DA will write to the Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Police, François Buekman, to urge that he request for the finalised report from the Claassen Inquiry into the fitness to hold office of the suspended National Police Commissioner, Riah Phiyega, to be tabled before Parliament.

[DA] The DA will write to the Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Police, François Buekman, to urge that he request for the finalised report from the Claassen Inquiry into the fitness to hold office of the suspended National Police Commissioner, Riah Phiyega, to be tabled before Parliament.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Banks Grilled Over Kilifi County Scandal

[Nation] Banks operating accounts of five companies named in the theft of Sh51 million from the Kilifi county government bank account have spoken out, telling the county assembly’s committee investigating the scam that they transferred the funds to the…

[Nation] Banks operating accounts of five companies named in the theft of Sh51 million from the Kilifi county government bank account have spoken out, telling the county assembly's committee investigating the scam that they transferred the funds to their clients after the companies produced required documents for payment.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Athlete Makau Loses Fukuoka Title to Tsegay

[Capital FM] Fukuoka, Japan -Making his decisive move just before the 40th kilometre, Yemane Tsegay of Ethiopia won the 70th Fukuoka International Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label road Race, on Sunday.

[Capital FM] Fukuoka, Japan -Making his decisive move just before the 40th kilometre, Yemane Tsegay of Ethiopia won the 70th Fukuoka International Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label road Race, on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Outgoing MP Blames Govt of Electoral Fraud

[Shabelle] A member of Somalia’s outgoing federal parliament Mohamud Ahmed known as (Kulalihi) has accused the country’s top leaders including the president Hassan Sheikh of electoral fraud.

[Shabelle] A member of Somalia's outgoing federal parliament Mohamud Ahmed known as (Kulalihi) has accused the country's top leaders including the president Hassan Sheikh of electoral fraud.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Puntland VP in Mogadishu for Election Talks After Row

[Shabelle] The Vice President of the northeastern semi-autonomous region of Puntland Abdihakim Omar Amey has arrived in Somali capital Mogadishu for election talks with speaker and Int’l community.

[Shabelle] The Vice President of the northeastern semi-autonomous region of Puntland Abdihakim Omar Amey has arrived in Somali capital Mogadishu for election talks with speaker and Int'l community.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia