State Defies Court On Rwandan’s Release

[Monitor] Kampala -A Rwandan national, who was arrested and detained by armed security personnel from Mbarara District early this month, has not been released despite court ordering so.

[Monitor] Kampala -A Rwandan national, who was arrested and detained by armed security personnel from Mbarara District early this month, has not been released despite court ordering so.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Multi-Billionaire Class the Real ‘State Capturers’ – Union Federation

[News24Wire] The workings of South Africa’s “multi-billionaire class” should also go under the magnifying glass during the inquiry into state capture, the South African Federation of Trade Unions (Saftu) said on Thursday.

[News24Wire] The workings of South Africa's "multi-billionaire class" should also go under the magnifying glass during the inquiry into state capture, the South African Federation of Trade Unions (Saftu) said on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

President Zuma, Son Must Testify At State Capture Inquiry – Opposition

[News24Wire] The Democratic Alliance (DA) says President Jacob Zuma and his son Duduzane must testify at the state capture inquiry, now that the terms of references have been released.

[News24Wire] The Democratic Alliance (DA) says President Jacob Zuma and his son Duduzane must testify at the state capture inquiry, now that the terms of references have been released.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Three City Police Constables Arrested for Murder of Journalist

[News24Wire] Three Johannesburg Metro Police Department constables were arrested on Thursday in connection with the murder of journalist and fixer Godknows Nare, the Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) said.

[News24Wire] Three Johannesburg Metro Police Department constables were arrested on Thursday in connection with the murder of journalist and fixer Godknows Nare, the Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Insecurity – Why Senate Prescribes Extra Constitutional Role

[Leadership] When the Senators took turns to debate Senate Ad-hoc Committee on Security Infrastructure report between January 16 and 17 this year, AHURAKA YUSUF ISAH writes that due to the pervading anger and fury, many senators advertently or inadvert…

[Leadership] When the Senators took turns to debate Senate Ad-hoc Committee on Security Infrastructure report between January 16 and 17 this year, AHURAKA YUSUF ISAH writes that due to the pervading anger and fury, many senators advertently or inadvertently threw civility to the winds to prescribe extra-constitutional role to tackle the nation's state of insecurity

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Decries U.S.’ Stringent Conditions for Sale of $495m Fighter Jets

[Leadership] The federal government has expressed worry over the stringent conditions imposed by the United States government for the sale of 12 Super Tucano A29 planes and other weapons worth $495million.

[Leadership] The federal government has expressed worry over the stringent conditions imposed by the United States government for the sale of 12 Super Tucano A29 planes and other weapons worth $495million.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Senate Plans to Reschedule Presidential, NASS, Guber Elections

[Leadership] Senate yesterday set up a committee to reschedule the timetable released by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for the conduct of presidential, National Assembly and gubernatorial elections.

[Leadership] Senate yesterday set up a committee to reschedule the timetable released by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for the conduct of presidential, National Assembly and gubernatorial elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mnangagwa On Land – ‘We Don’t Think Along Racial Lines… It’s Outdated’

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa says his new government believes thinking along racial lines is “outdated” when it comes to farming and land ownership.

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa says his new government believes thinking along racial lines is "outdated" when it comes to farming and land ownership.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt Urged to Channel Borrowed Funds Only to Infrastructure Financing

[This Day] The federal government has been advised to only channel borrowed funds to specific infrastructure projects rather than increasing its debt profile for recurrent expenditure, especially the payment of salaries.

[This Day] The federal government has been advised to only channel borrowed funds to specific infrastructure projects rather than increasing its debt profile for recurrent expenditure, especially the payment of salaries.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria