Kwara Governor Replies Police On Allegations He, Saraki Sponsored Offa Robbery Suspects

[Premium Times] The Kwara State Governor, Abdulfatah Ahmed, has refuted police allegations of sponsoring, funding, arming or otherwise supporting political thuggery.

[Premium Times] The Kwara State Governor, Abdulfatah Ahmed, has refuted police allegations of sponsoring, funding, arming or otherwise supporting political thuggery.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Police Invite Saraki Over Offa Bank Robbery

[This Day] The Police have summoned Senate President Bukola Saraki to report to the Force Intelligence Response Team office at Guzape, Abuja over Offa Bank Robbery of April 5, 2018.

[This Day] The Police have summoned Senate President Bukola Saraki to report to the Force Intelligence Response Team office at Guzape, Abuja over Offa Bank Robbery of April 5, 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Our Response to Claims By Police

[Office of Senator Bukola Saraki] Abuja -The attention of the Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has been drawn to a story circulating online and apparently derived from a Press Conference addressed by the Police Public Relations Officer (PP…

[Office of Senator Bukola Saraki] Abuja -The attention of the Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has been drawn to a story circulating online and apparently derived from a Press Conference addressed by the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Moshood Jimoh, linking him (Saraki) to the Offa robbery.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

U.S.$16 Billion Investments Secured By New Govt – President Mnangagwa

[New Zimbabwe] ZIMBABWE has attracted investments worth US$16 billion into the country since Emmerson Mnangagwa took over through the assistance of the military in November last year, the president has claimed.

[New Zimbabwe] ZIMBABWE has attracted investments worth US$16 billion into the country since Emmerson Mnangagwa took over through the assistance of the military in November last year, the president has claimed.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Reasserting Nation’s Diplomatic Clout

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopia’s relations with world organizations counts decades and in fact it is one of the very first countries in the world to join or be a founding member of these organizations. History remembers how the late Emperor Haileselassie …

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopia's relations with world organizations counts decades and in fact it is one of the very first countries in the world to join or be a founding member of these organizations. History remembers how the late Emperor Haileselassie counted on the power and influence of the world body, then the League of Nations, and joined it considering it a guarantee for the common security and sovereignty of nations, particularly the smaller ones. History also recalls how he was betrayed by it as it failed to do anythi

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Five Children Die in Fire at Cape Town Informal Settlement

[GroundUp] Five boys, including twin toddlers, died in a fire that gutted shacks in Masiya informal settlement in Philippi on Saturday morning. The children were all from the same family and died in the same shack.

[GroundUp] Five boys, including twin toddlers, died in a fire that gutted shacks in Masiya informal settlement in Philippi on Saturday morning. The children were all from the same family and died in the same shack.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Kenya Must Wake Up to the Threat of an Outbreak of Rift Valley Fever

[The Conversation Africa] Heavy rainfall in Kenya has left a trail of destruction in parts of the country, leading to deaths and rendering roads impassable. Some rivers have burst their banks and dams have overflown for the first time in many years.

[The Conversation Africa] Heavy rainfall in Kenya has left a trail of destruction in parts of the country, leading to deaths and rendering roads impassable. Some rivers have burst their banks and dams have overflown for the first time in many years.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ethiopia’s Ahmed Has Inspired Calm. but He Must Act Quickly On Promises

[The Conversation Africa] Ethiopia has been rocked by a series of protests over the past four years These rallied against public corruption, the economic marginalisation of some ethnic groups, and youth unemployment.

[The Conversation Africa] Ethiopia has been rocked by a series of protests over the past four years These rallied against public corruption, the economic marginalisation of some ethnic groups, and youth unemployment.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

A ‘Special Gift’ Sells Rwanda

[East African] Popular American TV host Ellen DeGeneres’s visit to Rwanda could boost Kigalis’s efforts to market the country as a high-end tourism destination, as well as its gorilla conservation agenda.

[East African] Popular American TV host Ellen DeGeneres's visit to Rwanda could boost Kigalis's efforts to market the country as a high-end tourism destination, as well as its gorilla conservation agenda.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda