Rights Groups Sue National Assembly Over NGO Regulation Bill

[Premium Times] Some civic groups have sued the National Assembly to stop further deliberation on the bill that seeks to register and regulate Civil Society Organisations, CSOs.

[Premium Times] Some civic groups have sued the National Assembly to stop further deliberation on the bill that seeks to register and regulate Civil Society Organisations, CSOs.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Woman’s Murder Trial Stalled By Recusal Bid

[Namibian] A woman convicted of murder in connection with the gunshot death of her former boyfriend in Windhoek six years ago is taking an appeal to the High Court in an attempt to force the magistrate who found her guilty to step down from her case.

[Namibian] A woman convicted of murder in connection with the gunshot death of her former boyfriend in Windhoek six years ago is taking an appeal to the High Court in an attempt to force the magistrate who found her guilty to step down from her case.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Inside Kenya’s Most Guarded KCPE Exam

[Nation] A high-level meeting on the eve of last week’s Standard Eight examinations was behind the smooth delivery of the tests in election hotspots in parts of the country, the Sunday Nation has established.

[Nation] A high-level meeting on the eve of last week's Standard Eight examinations was behind the smooth delivery of the tests in election hotspots in parts of the country, the Sunday Nation has established.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kigali Puzzled Over Capture of Those Who Aided Arrest and Repatriation of Wanted Fugitive

[East African] Rwanda is watching events in Uganda with growing anxiety after Kampala charged a number of high ranking police officers and two civilians with aiding in the abduction of a Rwandan fugitive to Kigali.

[East African] Rwanda is watching events in Uganda with growing anxiety after Kampala charged a number of high ranking police officers and two civilians with aiding in the abduction of a Rwandan fugitive to Kigali.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Kampala Arrests Highlight Years-Long Rwanda, Uganda Tension

[East African] The recent arrest and charging in a Uganda military court of top police officers with illegally working with Rwanda to repatriate refugees to their home country is the most open flare-up in the tense relations between Kampala and Rwanda.

[East African] The recent arrest and charging in a Uganda military court of top police officers with illegally working with Rwanda to repatriate refugees to their home country is the most open flare-up in the tense relations between Kampala and Rwanda.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

VP Celebrates Norris’ Life

[Botswana Daily News] Moshupa -Vice President, Mr Mokgweetsi Masisi on November 4, joined residents of Moshupa to unveil the tombstone of Mr Spring Norris and to celebrate his life.

[Botswana Daily News] Moshupa -Vice President, Mr Mokgweetsi Masisi on November 4, joined residents of Moshupa to unveil the tombstone of Mr Spring Norris and to celebrate his life.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Bank to Pay for U.S.$600Million Railway From Dar to DRC

[East African] The World Bank is set to unlock $600 million for an infrastructure project to facilitate trade in East and Central Africa and provide an alternative route to the sea for Burundi, Tanzania, Zambia and the Democratic Republic of Congo.

[East African] The World Bank is set to unlock $600 million for an infrastructure project to facilitate trade in East and Central Africa and provide an alternative route to the sea for Burundi, Tanzania, Zambia and the Democratic Republic of Congo.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Meet Herbert Wigwe, the Banking Icon and CEO of Access Bank

[Premium Times] Herbert Onyewumbu Wigwe is the Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Access Bank but only a few Nigerians know the contributions of this brilliant mind to the growth of Access Bank and the development of the banking industr…

[Premium Times] Herbert Onyewumbu Wigwe is the Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Access Bank but only a few Nigerians know the contributions of this brilliant mind to the growth of Access Bank and the development of the banking industry in Africa. His impressive pedigree is known to industry watchers, just as his humble lifestyle is not strange to those who are familiar with him.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria