26 Airlines Fail to Complete Civil Aviation Certification Process

[Daily Trust] Lagos -No fewer than 26 airlines have discontinued the process for the acquisition of the Air Operator Certificate (AOC) over stringent conditions set by the Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), it has been revealed.

[Daily Trust] Lagos -No fewer than 26 airlines have discontinued the process for the acquisition of the Air Operator Certificate (AOC) over stringent conditions set by the Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), it has been revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

A Peek Into the Muntu-Mafabi Race for Besigye’s Party Presidency

[Monitor] Road to November 2. Two candidates are sure bets to be on Forum for Democratic Change ballot; incumbent Maj Gen Mugisha Muntu and the party secretary general, Mr Nathan Nandala Mafabi. Gen Muntu defeated Mr Mafabi by 33 votes in the controversial 2012 elections; the result of which still annoys the latter’s camp, Solomon Arinaitwe & Isaac Mufumba write.

[Monitor] Road to November 2. Two candidates are sure bets to be on Forum for Democratic Change ballot; incumbent Maj Gen Mugisha Muntu and the party secretary general, Mr Nathan Nandala Mafabi. Gen Muntu defeated Mr Mafabi by 33 votes in the controversial 2012 elections; the result of which still annoys the latter's camp, Solomon Arinaitwe & Isaac Mufumba write.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Group Asks Court to Compel Nigerian Govt, Fashola to Provide Free Pre-Paid Meters to All Nigerians

[Premium Times] The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has sued the Federal Government and the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, over “their collective failure, refusal and/or negligence to enforce their own…

[Premium Times] The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has sued the Federal Government and the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, over "their collective failure, refusal and/or negligence to enforce their own directives to electricity distribution companies (DISCOs) to provide free prepaid meters to all Nigerians and end the use of patently illegal, arbitrary, unfair and discriminatory estimated billing across the country."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Shekau Claims Victory in Maiduguri Attack, Gives Condition for Ceasefire

[Premium Times] The shadowy leader of Boko Haram, Abubakar Shekau, in a new video, claimed victory in the Thursday attack on Maiduguri, Borno State, boasting to use the arms allegedly seized by his men from fleeing soldiers to carry out more attacks on…

[Premium Times] The shadowy leader of Boko Haram, Abubakar Shekau, in a new video, claimed victory in the Thursday attack on Maiduguri, Borno State, boasting to use the arms allegedly seized by his men from fleeing soldiers to carry out more attacks on the city.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Former Murderer Who Claims to Speak to God Claims He Saw Kaweesi Death Prior

[Monitor] Jerod Davincy Odongo. He used to be a petrol smuggler before being abducted by the Lord’s Resistance Army but he escaped. For a decent life, Odongo worked as a security guard, cargo porter before God led him into founding Highly Favoured Inte…

[Monitor] Jerod Davincy Odongo. He used to be a petrol smuggler before being abducted by the Lord's Resistance Army but he escaped. For a decent life, Odongo worked as a security guard, cargo porter before God led him into founding Highly Favoured International Ministries , writes Gillian Nantume.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda