Why I Picked Jonathan for Yar’Adua – Obasanjo

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has explained what informed his decision to elevate Goodluck Jonathan from governor of Bayelsa State to the Presidency as running mate and subsequently vice president under President Umaru Yar’adu…

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has explained what informed his decision to elevate Goodluck Jonathan from governor of Bayelsa State to the Presidency as running mate and subsequently vice president under President Umaru Yar'adua (late).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

No Cause for Anxiety Over Buhari’s Health, Says Presidency

[Daily Trust] Aso Villa has assured Nigerians that there is no need for apprehension over the health of our President, Muhammadu Buhari, despite concerns being raised in the media.

[Daily Trust] Aso Villa has assured Nigerians that there is no need for apprehension over the health of our President, Muhammadu Buhari, despite concerns being raised in the media.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NRM Retains Lugazi Municipality Mayoral Seat

[Monitor] Jinja -Jinja High Court has dismissed with costs the election petition filed by Social Development Party candidate Mr John Bosco Aseya Ozuma against the incumbent NRM’s Deo Mwesigye over election malpractices.

[Monitor] Jinja -Jinja High Court has dismissed with costs the election petition filed by Social Development Party candidate Mr John Bosco Aseya Ozuma against the incumbent NRM's Deo Mwesigye over election malpractices.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Opposition Leader Besigye Demands Police Chief’s Sacking

[Monitor] Kampala -Former Opposition presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye has called for the sacking or immediate resignation of Inspector General of Police, Gen Kale Kayihura for what he terms as failure to do his job among other things.

[Monitor] Kampala -Former Opposition presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye has called for the sacking or immediate resignation of Inspector General of Police, Gen Kale Kayihura for what he terms as failure to do his job among other things.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Diezani Bribe – Court Rejects Plea Bargain for INEC Official

[Daily Trust] A Federal High Court in Lagos on Thursday held that a plea bargain agreement between the EFCC and an INEC official charged with money laundering, cannot avail the accused.

[Daily Trust] A Federal High Court in Lagos on Thursday held that a plea bargain agreement between the EFCC and an INEC official charged with money laundering, cannot avail the accused.

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Buhweju DPC On Spot Over Threatening Journalist

[Monitor] Mr Zadock Amanyisa, a Daily Monitor Correspondent in Greater Bushenyi region is facing threats from Mr Ben Niwamanya Kashumbusha, a police commander in Buhweju District over a story the former authored and which run in the Daily Monitor last …

[Monitor] Mr Zadock Amanyisa, a Daily Monitor Correspondent in Greater Bushenyi region is facing threats from Mr Ben Niwamanya Kashumbusha, a police commander in Buhweju District over a story the former authored and which run in the Daily Monitor last week in which residents accused Niwamanya of being involved in illegal gold mining in Katenga area.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda