Again, Magu’s House Stormed By Gunmen, Kill Policeman

[Premium Times] Armed persons on Tuesday night attacked an unoccupied residence of the acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu.

[Premium Times] Armed persons on Tuesday night attacked an unoccupied residence of the acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Not Enough Being Done to Shield Civilians From Violence – UN Report

[UN News] The armed conflict in Somalia continues to exact a heavy toll on civilians, damaging infrastructure and livelihoods, displacing millions of people, and impeding access to humanitarian relief for communities in need, according to a United Nati…

[UN News] The armed conflict in Somalia continues to exact a heavy toll on civilians, damaging infrastructure and livelihoods, displacing millions of people, and impeding access to humanitarian relief for communities in need, according to a United Nations report launched today in the country's capital, Mogadishu.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

JPM Decries Moral Decay

[Daily News] PRESIDENT John Magufuli, who is also CCM National Chairman, emphasizes a point while opening the party’s 9th Parents’ Wing general assembly at Jakaya Kikwete Conference Centre in Dodoma, yesterday.

[Daily News] PRESIDENT John Magufuli, who is also CCM National Chairman, emphasizes a point while opening the party's 9th Parents' Wing general assembly at Jakaya Kikwete Conference Centre in Dodoma, yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Ghana to Have Bauxite Refinery in Next 3yrs – Dr Bawumia

[Ghana Presidency] There is no reason why Ghana should not be refining her own bauxite, and Government is putting in place the necessary legislation and infrastructure to establish a bauxite refinery in the next two to three years, Vice President Dr Ba…

[Ghana Presidency] There is no reason why Ghana should not be refining her own bauxite, and Government is putting in place the necessary legislation and infrastructure to establish a bauxite refinery in the next two to three years, Vice President Dr Bawumia has disclosed.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Apo District Residents Petition CJN Over IG’s Illegal Seizure of Property

[This Day] Residents of an Abuja community have petitioned the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, over the role and conduct of the Inspector General of Police (IG, Ibrahim Idris, in flouting a valid judgment of the Court of Appeal over …

[This Day] Residents of an Abuja community have petitioned the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, over the role and conduct of the Inspector General of Police (IG, Ibrahim Idris, in flouting a valid judgment of the Court of Appeal over the illegal seizure of their properties at XK Layout, Apo District of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

The UN Shouldn’t Fail the Central African Republic

[HRW] Back in 2014, when the Central African Republic was on the world’s radar, the United Nations stepped up and sent peacekeepers to take over from an African-Union-led mission there as an effort to avoid a deepening human rights and humanitarian dis…

[HRW] Back in 2014, when the Central African Republic was on the world's radar, the United Nations stepped up and sent peacekeepers to take over from an African-Union-led mission there as an effort to avoid a deepening human rights and humanitarian disaster. MINUSCA, as the peacekeeping mission is known, prevented the worst and facilitated the election process in 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic