The Bad Guys Are Winning

[Daily Maverick] This is what happens when the government systematically desecrates the rule of law. It’s now time to get serious about the lasting perversions of the Zuma years.

[Daily Maverick] This is what happens when the government systematically desecrates the rule of law. It's now time to get serious about the lasting perversions of the Zuma years.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Group Wants 35% Involvement of Women in Implementation of PIGB, Others

[This Day] Abuja -A group, Women in Extractive Sector, has recommended that the implementation of the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB) when it is eventually passed into law and other complementary bills created from the omnibus Petroleum Indus…

[This Day] Abuja -A group, Women in Extractive Sector, has recommended that the implementation of the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB) when it is eventually passed into law and other complementary bills created from the omnibus Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) should include respect for 35 per cent affirmative action.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Not to Young to Run Bill – Students Applaud Buhari

[Vanguard] Lafia -A Coalition of Nigerian Students in Nasarawa state has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for pledging to sign into law the ‘Not too Young to Run’ bill into law.

[Vanguard] Lafia -A Coalition of Nigerian Students in Nasarawa state has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for pledging to sign into law the 'Not too Young to Run' bill into law.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Sit-At-Home Directed By IPOB Records Total Compliance in Onitsha, Nnewi

[Vanguard] The Sit-at-home directed by the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB and the Moment for the the Actualization of Sovereign State of Biafra recorded total compliance in Onitsha and Nnewi with all the markets and shops in the two cities under loc…

[Vanguard] The Sit-at-home directed by the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB and the Moment for the the Actualization of Sovereign State of Biafra recorded total compliance in Onitsha and Nnewi with all the markets and shops in the two cities under locks and keys.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Buhari Meets Super Eagles

[Premium Times] Players and officials of Nigeria’s senior national football team, Super Eagles, are currently at the presidential villa for a farewell meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari, ahead of their trip to Russia for the World Cup.

[Premium Times] Players and officials of Nigeria's senior national football team, Super Eagles, are currently at the presidential villa for a farewell meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari, ahead of their trip to Russia for the World Cup.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Afl Fallen Hero’s Next of Kin Receives UN Benefit

[New Republic] The authorities of the Ministry of National Defense and the High Command of the AFL of Liberia on Tuesday, May 29, 2018, presented a check valued Seventy Thousand United States (70,000USD) Dollars to the next of kin of the late Pfc Ansu …

[New Republic] The authorities of the Ministry of National Defense and the High Command of the AFL of Liberia on Tuesday, May 29, 2018, presented a check valued Seventy Thousand United States (70,000USD) Dollars to the next of kin of the late Pfc Ansu Ousmane Sheriff of the Armed Forces of Liberia, Fatim Sheriff and Fatumata Sheriff, wife and daughter of the deceased. The check is an international peacekeeping death benefit from the United Nations.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘Reckless’ – Rep. Dopoh Hits Back At Mo Ali Over Warning To UP Lawmakers

[New Republic] Rivergee County electoral district three Representative Francis Dopoh has hit back at the vice chairman for Press and Propaganda of the opposition Unity Party (UP) over his warning to lawmakers of the party regarding alleged lobby for te…

[New Republic] Rivergee County electoral district three Representative Francis Dopoh has hit back at the vice chairman for Press and Propaganda of the opposition Unity Party (UP) over his warning to lawmakers of the party regarding alleged lobby for ten percent cut from the US$536million loan before members of the House of Representatives and Senate for ratification.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Weah’s Request Annoys Lawmakers

[New Republic] President George M. Weah’s request for the Legislature to pass a resolution confirming the newly suggested date (July 31, 2018) for the conduct of Montserrado and Bong Counties’ Senatorial by-elections has annoyed several lawmakers with …

[New Republic] President George M. Weah's request for the Legislature to pass a resolution confirming the newly suggested date (July 31, 2018) for the conduct of Montserrado and Bong Counties' Senatorial by-elections has annoyed several lawmakers with some Senators accusing the Liberian Chief Executive of breaching Chapter one Article three (3) of the 1986 constitution of Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘Plastic Fish’ Cold Storage Shutdown

[New Republic] The National Fisheries and Aquaculture Authority (NaFAA) has with immediate effect ordered the closure of a Cold storage, pending the imposition of a fine for the usage of high ‘unacceptable’ level of concentration of formaldehyde (19.14…

[New Republic] The National Fisheries and Aquaculture Authority (NaFAA) has with immediate effect ordered the closure of a Cold storage, pending the imposition of a fine for the usage of high ‘unacceptable’ level of concentration of formaldehyde (19.14mg/l) to alter the natural property of imported fish in the possession of the Cold storage.

Pay 500k or Face Prosecution

[New Republic] The Special Presidential Committee setup to investigate the bribery scandal with ExxonMobil in awarding Block-13 as reported by Global Witness has recommended those involved to restitute US$365,000.00 received in bonuses to the Governmen…

[New Republic] The Special Presidential Committee setup to investigate the bribery scandal with ExxonMobil in awarding Block-13 as reported by Global Witness has recommended those involved to restitute US$365,000.00 received in bonuses to the Government of Liberia or else they would be prosecuted for receiving 'unlawful reward'.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia