Shots Fired As Protesters Demand Delivery of Basic Services

[News24Wire] Live shots and rubber bullets have been fired in Laudium, near Pretoria after residents from the Itireleng informal settlement took to the streets blocking roads and burning tyres demanding delivery of basic services.

[News24Wire] Live shots and rubber bullets have been fired in Laudium, near Pretoria after residents from the Itireleng informal settlement took to the streets blocking roads and burning tyres demanding delivery of basic services.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Bayelsa Community Takes Agip’s ENI to Italian Court, Seeks Compensation for Oil Spill

[Guardian] Lagos, Yenagoa and Abuja -The coastal community of Ikebiri in Southern Ijaw Local Council Area of Bayelsa State has taken ENI, the parent company of Nigerian Agip Oil Company (NAOC) to an Italian court seeking compensation for oil spill.

[Guardian] Lagos, Yenagoa and Abuja -The coastal community of Ikebiri in Southern Ijaw Local Council Area of Bayelsa State has taken ENI, the parent company of Nigerian Agip Oil Company (NAOC) to an Italian court seeking compensation for oil spill.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

12th Crown for KCCA

[Observer] KCCA FC clinched their twelfth league title after beating Lweza 2-0 last evening, closing the gap to four trophies shy of record holders SC Villa, reports John Vianney Nsimbe.

[Observer] KCCA FC clinched their twelfth league title after beating Lweza 2-0 last evening, closing the gap to four trophies shy of record holders SC Villa, reports John Vianney Nsimbe.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Troublemakers During Elections Put On Notice

[Capital FM] Nairobi -“Kenya cannot tolerate troublemakers during elections.” – That was the warning sounded Tuesday by National Cohesion Integration Commission (NCIC) Chairperson Francis ole Kaparo, during the launch of the Elections Security Arrangem…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -"Kenya cannot tolerate troublemakers during elections." - That was the warning sounded Tuesday by National Cohesion Integration Commission (NCIC) Chairperson Francis ole Kaparo, during the launch of the Elections Security Arrangement project.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Close to 5,000 Independents Cleared By RPP

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Office of the Registrar of Political Parties (ORPP) had by Monday evening cleared a total of 4,950 aspirants to run as independent candidates in the forthcoming General Election.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Office of the Registrar of Political Parties (ORPP) had by Monday evening cleared a total of 4,950 aspirants to run as independent candidates in the forthcoming General Election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kabaka Can’t Beg From Museveni, Says Mayiga

[Observer] Kabaka Ronald Muwenda Mutebi can never go to visit President Museveni with a begging bowl in hand, the Katikkiro of Buganda, Charles Peter Mayiga, has told the kingdom’s Lukiiko (Parliament).

[Observer] Kabaka Ronald Muwenda Mutebi can never go to visit President Museveni with a begging bowl in hand, the Katikkiro of Buganda, Charles Peter Mayiga, has told the kingdom's Lukiiko (Parliament).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

No Plan for Merger, Formation of New Party, Says PDP BoT Chairman

[Guardian] Kaduna and Abuja -The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Board of Trustee (BoT) Chairman, Senator Walid Jibrin, has said that members and other stakeholders are not ready to form any new political party, dispelling speculations of an understandi…

[Guardian] Kaduna and Abuja -The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Board of Trustee (BoT) Chairman, Senator Walid Jibrin, has said that members and other stakeholders are not ready to form any new political party, dispelling speculations of an understanding for a merger with a new political party ahead of 2019 general elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria