Tiv Youths Demand Suswam’s Release From DSS Custody

[Daily Trust] Makurdi -The National Council of Tiv Youths on Monday demanded that the Department of State Security Services (DSS) release former governor, Gabriel Suswam from detention or charge him immediately to the courts of law.

[Daily Trust] Makurdi -The National Council of Tiv Youths on Monday demanded that the Department of State Security Services (DSS) release former governor, Gabriel Suswam from detention or charge him immediately to the courts of law.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Convention Friction Counters APC Progress

[Guardian] Lagos and Abuja -It was unthinkable. Despite every effort made by leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to deliver a seamless transition through its second elective national convention, the fisticuffs that characterised the exercise…

[Guardian] Lagos and Abuja -It was unthinkable. Despite every effort made by leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to deliver a seamless transition through its second elective national convention, the fisticuffs that characterised the exercise showed that the centre refused to hold for the ruling party. It was as if everything was made to fall out of place.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Bishops Reject Sexuality Education in Schools

[Monitor] The Catholic Church leadership in the country has slammed the government’s National Sexuality Education policy and said they will not allow it to be “introduced nor taught” in their Church-founded schools.The bishops under the Uganda Episcopa…

[Monitor] The Catholic Church leadership in the country has slammed the government's National Sexuality Education policy and said they will not allow it to be "introduced nor taught" in their Church-founded schools.The bishops under the Uganda Episcopal Conference (UEC), the apex assembly of Catholic leaders in the country, said they have rejected the policy and shared their position with the Anglican and the Orthodox Churches.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

De Lille V DA – High Court to Deliver Judgment On Wednesday

[News24Wire] The Western Cape High Court will deliver judgment on Wednesday in Patricia de Lille’s application to have the Democratic Alliance’s decision to strip her of her membership reviewed and set aside.

[News24Wire] The Western Cape High Court will deliver judgment on Wednesday in Patricia de Lille's application to have the Democratic Alliance's decision to strip her of her membership reviewed and set aside.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

CEOs Favour Rate Cap, New Survey Shows

[Citizen] Nairobi -Industry captains cautiously favour the interest rate control even as they push for review of the Banking Act to improve access to finance, a new survey indicates.

[Citizen] Nairobi -Industry captains cautiously favour the interest rate control even as they push for review of the Banking Act to improve access to finance, a new survey indicates.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Cele Vows to Shut Down Western Cape Taxi Ranks If Violence Continues

[News24Wire] Police Minister Bheki Cele has issued a stern warning to Western Cape taxi operators that, if people continue to die due to taxi wars, he will shut down ranks with immediate effect.

[News24Wire] Police Minister Bheki Cele has issued a stern warning to Western Cape taxi operators that, if people continue to die due to taxi wars, he will shut down ranks with immediate effect.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa