Ruling ANC Moves to Expropriate Land Without Compensation

[News24Wire] The ANC’s resolution to go ahead with expropriation of land without compensation will not undermine the economy, newly elected party president Cyril Ramaphosa promised.

[News24Wire] The ANC's resolution to go ahead with expropriation of land without compensation will not undermine the economy, newly elected party president Cyril Ramaphosa promised.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Monkeypox – Nigeria Records One Death, Confirms 61 Cases

[Premium Times] Fourteen weeks after the first suspected monkeypox case in the country, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has reported the first death from the disease. The agency also announced 61 confirmed cases.

[Premium Times] Fourteen weeks after the first suspected monkeypox case in the country, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has reported the first death from the disease. The agency also announced 61 confirmed cases.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Dangote, BUA Battle for Mining Rights

[Premium Times] After accusing BUA Group of engaging in illegal mining of limestone deposits in a contentious mining lease, Dangote Group and its subsidiary, Dangote Industries Limited, DIL, on Wednesday said they were now ready to respect the court or…

[Premium Times] After accusing BUA Group of engaging in illegal mining of limestone deposits in a contentious mining lease, Dangote Group and its subsidiary, Dangote Industries Limited, DIL, on Wednesday said they were now ready to respect the court order to parties to maintain status quo in the dispute.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Parliament Votes to Scrap Presidential Age-Limit

[Deutsche Welle] Lawmakers in Uganda have voted to scrap the presidential age-limit of 75 years. The decision could extend 73-year-old President Yoweri Museveni’s rule after elections in 2021.

[Deutsche Welle] Lawmakers in Uganda have voted to scrap the presidential age-limit of 75 years. The decision could extend 73-year-old President Yoweri Museveni's rule after elections in 2021.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Failure of Governance, Root Cause of the Libyan Slave Trade Debacle – Poll

[Guardian] The issue of the inability of the Nigerian government to tackle the seemingly intractable problem of unemployment has been fingered as the reason why Nigerian youths risk their lives through dangerous Sahara desert routes to Libya in their b…

[Guardian] The issue of the inability of the Nigerian government to tackle the seemingly intractable problem of unemployment has been fingered as the reason why Nigerian youths risk their lives through dangerous Sahara desert routes to Libya in their bid to reach mainland Europe via the Mediterranean Sea.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria