Kagame Honours Armed Forces, Calls for Recommitment in New Year’s Message

[New Times] President Paul Kagame has wished men and women in uniform of a Merry Christmas and a successful New Year. He thanked them for their distinctive service to the nation and calling for their recommitment in the New Year.

[New Times] President Paul Kagame has wished men and women in uniform of a Merry Christmas and a successful New Year. He thanked them for their distinctive service to the nation and calling for their recommitment in the New Year.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Venezuelan Nabbed With Cocaine at Jomo Kenyatta Airport

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A Venezuelan drug trafficker’s efforts to smuggle a suspected cocaine haul into the country through the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) was foiled by Kenya Revenue Authority officers on Christmas day.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A Venezuelan drug trafficker's efforts to smuggle a suspected cocaine haul into the country through the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) was foiled by Kenya Revenue Authority officers on Christmas day.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Broke Eboue Gets Lifeline From Former Club

[Premium Times] Some form of help is already coming the way of Ivorian football star, Emmanuel Eboue, as one of his former clubs, Galatasaray, has offered him a coaching job.

[Premium Times] Some form of help is already coming the way of Ivorian football star, Emmanuel Eboue, as one of his former clubs, Galatasaray, has offered him a coaching job.

source: AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire

Over Two Years in Office, Buhari Continues to Violate Nigeria’s Procurement Law

[Premium Times] Despite promises made during the 2015 election, President Muhammadu Buhari has failed to inaugurate the National Council on Public Procurement, NCPP, as required by the Public Procurement Act 2007.

[Premium Times] Despite promises made during the 2015 election, President Muhammadu Buhari has failed to inaugurate the National Council on Public Procurement, NCPP, as required by the Public Procurement Act 2007.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

2017 Has Been a Tough Year for Nigeria – Buhari

[Leadership] President Muhammadu Buhari has admitted that 2017 has been a tough year for Nigeria just as he expressed optimism that 2018 will be a prosperous one for the country.

[Leadership] President Muhammadu Buhari has admitted that 2017 has been a tough year for Nigeria just as he expressed optimism that 2018 will be a prosperous one for the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigerian Ex-President’s Campaign Chief Held for Alleged Graft

[Guardian] The former campaign chief of Nigeria’s ex-president Goodluck Jonathan has been arrested for allegedly stealing $48.5 million from state coffers to fund his failed 2015 re-election bid, an official said Tuesday.

[Guardian] The former campaign chief of Nigeria's ex-president Goodluck Jonathan has been arrested for allegedly stealing $48.5 million from state coffers to fund his failed 2015 re-election bid, an official said Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Buhari’s Age Controversy, a National Embarrassment – Opposition Party

[Vanguard] Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Tuesday labelled as a “national disgrace” the declaration by President Muhammadu Buhari, that he had all the while believed he was 74 this year until told his age was 75 this year.

[Vanguard] Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Tuesday labelled as a "national disgrace" the declaration by President Muhammadu Buhari, that he had all the while believed he was 74 this year until told his age was 75 this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria