EAC Dismisses UN Report On Burundi

[East African] EAC Secretary General Liberat Mfumukeko has dismissed the report on Burundi presented by special advisor to the UN Secretary-General Jamal Benomar.

[East African] EAC Secretary General Liberat Mfumukeko has dismissed the report on Burundi presented by special advisor to the UN Secretary-General Jamal Benomar.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Kabila Names New DRC Prime Minister

[Al Jazeera] The president of the Democratic Republic of Congo named a former member of the largest opposition party as prime minister on Friday, a move likely to further divide Joseph Kabila’s opponents after talks to negotiate his exit from power bro…

[Al Jazeera] The president of the Democratic Republic of Congo named a former member of the largest opposition party as prime minister on Friday, a move likely to further divide Joseph Kabila's opponents after talks to negotiate his exit from power broke down last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Rancher’s Murder – Nanyuki Court Drops Case Against MP

[Nation] A Nanyuki court has dismissed a case in which Laikipia North MP Mathew Lempurkel was to be charged over the murder of British rancher Tristan Voorspuy. It was expected that the ODM MP would be charged with the murder of the Laikipia rancher wh…

[Nation] A Nanyuki court has dismissed a case in which Laikipia North MP Mathew Lempurkel was to be charged over the murder of British rancher Tristan Voorspuy. It was expected that the ODM MP would be charged with the murder of the Laikipia rancher who was gunned down on March 5 at Sosian Ranch.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Viewers’ Favourite, Efe Ejeba, Wins 2017 Big Brother Show

[This Day] In an exciting show that brought to an end the 78-day drama in the Big Brother Naija house, 23-year-old Efe Michael Ejeba last night emerged the winner of the reality TV show.

[This Day] In an exciting show that brought to an end the 78-day drama in the Big Brother Naija house, 23-year-old Efe Michael Ejeba last night emerged the winner of the reality TV show.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Buhari, Saraki, Tinubu Greet Dangote At 60

[This Day] President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday congratulated Africa’s richest man and philanthropist, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, on his 60th birthday, saying he was a kind hearted patriot.

[This Day] President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday congratulated Africa's richest man and philanthropist, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, on his 60th birthday, saying he was a kind hearted patriot.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Renewed War Over Charges Threatens Aviation Sector

[Daily Trust] Lagos -There is uneasy calm in the aviation sector over the renewed war between the airline operators and the regulatory authority, the Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) following the latter’s call on the former to key into the auto…

[Daily Trust] Lagos -There is uneasy calm in the aviation sector over the renewed war between the airline operators and the regulatory authority, the Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) following the latter's call on the former to key into the automation system for the remittance of the five per cent ticket sale charge and cargo sale charge (TSC/CSC).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

PM Khayre Intervenes As Suspended Info Director General Declines to Quit Office

[Dalsan Radio] The Director General Minsitry of Information Mr. Abdirizak Bahlawi has declined to quit office a day after he was suspended by his boss Minister Abdirahman Omar Osman for alleged corruption.

[Dalsan Radio] The Director General Minsitry of Information Mr. Abdirizak Bahlawi has declined to quit office a day after he was suspended by his boss Minister Abdirahman Omar Osman for alleged corruption.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Sanzaar Axes Two SA Super Rugby Teams

[News24Wire] SANZAAR has announced that the Super Rugby tournament has been restructured and will kick off in 2018 with a three conference, 15-team format: five teams from New Zealand, four from Australia, four from South Africa, one from Japan; and on…

[News24Wire] SANZAAR has announced that the Super Rugby tournament has been restructured and will kick off in 2018 with a three conference, 15-team format: five teams from New Zealand, four from Australia, four from South Africa, one from Japan; and one from Argentina.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa