Buhari, APC Have Abandoned Supporters in Taraba – Women Affairs Minister

[Premium Times] Nigeria’s Minister for Women Affairs, Aisha Alhassan, on Thursday complained that both the government of President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress had abandoned members of the party in Taraba State, the minister’s hom…

[Premium Times] Nigeria's Minister for Women Affairs, Aisha Alhassan, on Thursday complained that both the government of President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress had abandoned members of the party in Taraba State, the minister's home state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

In Major Speech, Jonathan Sues for Peace As PDP Factional Crisis Lingers

[Premium Times] From left: Deputy Senate President, Sen Ike Ekweremadu, Former President Goodluck Jonathan and Chairman Board of Trustee, Alhaji Wali Jubril at a PDP Stakeholders meeting in Abuja on Thursday (6/4/17) 02100/6/4/2017/Albert Otu/ICE/NAN

[Premium Times] From left: Deputy Senate President, Sen Ike Ekweremadu, Former President Goodluck Jonathan and Chairman Board of Trustee, Alhaji Wali Jubril at a PDP Stakeholders meeting in Abuja on Thursday (6/4/17) 02100/6/4/2017/Albert Otu/ICE/NAN

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Appeals Judgement That Freed Justice Ademola, Wife, Senior Lawyer – Presidency

[Premium Times] A statement by the presidency on Wednesday indicated that the federal government has filed an appeal against the Wednesday ruling by an Abuja High Court which discharged a Federal High Court judge and two others of fraud allegations.

[Premium Times] A statement by the presidency on Wednesday indicated that the federal government has filed an appeal against the Wednesday ruling by an Abuja High Court which discharged a Federal High Court judge and two others of fraud allegations.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kanyamunyu to Appeal for Bail

[Monitor] Kampala -Mr Matthew Kanyamunyu, the key suspect in last year’s murder of child rights activist Kenneth Akena, has filed his intention to appeal the decision of the High Court to deny him bail.

[Monitor] Kampala -Mr Matthew Kanyamunyu, the key suspect in last year's murder of child rights activist Kenneth Akena, has filed his intention to appeal the decision of the High Court to deny him bail.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Janet Writes to Public Universities As Strike Looms

[Monitor] Kampala -Education minister Janet Museveni has moved swiftly to calm tempers and threats of strikes from the country’s public universities by penning assurances by the government to meet its pledge to increase the salaries of lecturers.

[Monitor] Kampala -Education minister Janet Museveni has moved swiftly to calm tempers and threats of strikes from the country's public universities by penning assurances by the government to meet its pledge to increase the salaries of lecturers.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

#BBNaija – Karen, Winner BBA 2011 Marks Birthday With Housemates

[Vanguard] Nigeria’s Karen Igho-Rakos , winner of the Big Brother Africa (BBA) 2011 on Thursday visited the Big Brother Naija 2017 (#BBNaija) house to boost the morale of the five top finalists.

[Vanguard] Nigeria's Karen Igho-Rakos , winner of the Big Brother Africa (BBA) 2011 on Thursday visited the Big Brother Naija 2017 (#BBNaija) house to boost the morale of the five top finalists.

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Dr Nyanzi Rejects Makerere Disciplinary Proceedings

[Monitor] Kampala -Dr Stella Nyanzi yesterday started the fight back against suspension from Makerere University with her lawyers telling the institution that it has infringed upon the research fellow’s constitutional right to freedom of speech.

[Monitor] Kampala -Dr Stella Nyanzi yesterday started the fight back against suspension from Makerere University with her lawyers telling the institution that it has infringed upon the research fellow's constitutional right to freedom of speech.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda