Speaker Considers Zuma No-Confidence Vote

[Deutsche Welle] The opposition Democratic Alliance wrote asking for parliament to resume early to hold a no-confidence vote against President Jacob Zuma. It comes after a major cabinet reshuffle in which ten ministers were fired.

[Deutsche Welle] The opposition Democratic Alliance wrote asking for parliament to resume early to hold a no-confidence vote against President Jacob Zuma. It comes after a major cabinet reshuffle in which ten ministers were fired.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

APC Wades Into Legislature-Executive Rift, Meets Senate Caucus Tomorrow

[Leadership] The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) will tomorrow meet with the party’s caucus in the Senate in a bid to intervene in the on-going rift between the executive and the legislature.

[Leadership] The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) will tomorrow meet with the party's caucus in the Senate in a bid to intervene in the on-going rift between the executive and the legislature.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

It’s Kudos for Great Show

[Nation] It was a pretty good weekend for Kenya on the athletics front as our runners dominated the track and captured the headlines with some impressive displays.

[Nation] It was a pretty good weekend for Kenya on the athletics front as our runners dominated the track and captured the headlines with some impressive displays.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Yanga Throws Title Race Open

[Daily News] Holders Young Africans recaptured the Mainland Premier League top spot, following a 1-0 win over Azam FC at the National Stadium in Dar es Salaam yesterday.

[Daily News] Holders Young Africans recaptured the Mainland Premier League top spot, following a 1-0 win over Azam FC at the National Stadium in Dar es Salaam yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Iwobi in Action, Iheanacho Missing As Arsenal, Manchester City Draw

[Vanguard] Nigeria forward Alex Iwobi was a substitute for Danny Welbeck while national teammate Kelechi Iheanacho was not in City’s squad as Arsenal and Manchester City played a thrilling 2-2 draw.

[Vanguard] Nigeria forward Alex Iwobi was a substitute for Danny Welbeck while national teammate Kelechi Iheanacho was not in City's squad as Arsenal and Manchester City played a thrilling 2-2 draw.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Parliament Wants Death Row Prisoners Sentences Commuted to Life Imprisonment

[Daily News] Dodoma -The Parliamentary Committee on Constitution and Legal Affairs has advised the government to review death penalty laws to allow death row prisoners who have been in prison for a long time to have their sentences commuted to life imp…

[Daily News] Dodoma -The Parliamentary Committee on Constitution and Legal Affairs has advised the government to review death penalty laws to allow death row prisoners who have been in prison for a long time to have their sentences commuted to life imprisonment.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Teachers Pay Deal to Be Honoured in July, Says TSC

[Nation] Primary and secondary school teachers are set for an increase in salaries and promotions from July following plans to implement an agreement between their union and the employer.

[Nation] Primary and secondary school teachers are set for an increase in salaries and promotions from July following plans to implement an agreement between their union and the employer.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Historic Resolution Reached Against Boko Haram

[CAJ News] Maiduguri -Ccountries suffering attacks by the Boko Haram terror group have welcomed the first resolution by the United Nations addressing the crisis in the Lake Chad Basin.

[CAJ News] Maiduguri -Ccountries suffering attacks by the Boko Haram terror group have welcomed the first resolution by the United Nations addressing the crisis in the Lake Chad Basin.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Delta PDP Chieftain Calls for Sack of Sheriff, Makarfi

[Vanguard] A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Delta State, Mr Ben Enwose-Williams, yesterday, called on the National Working Committee, NWC, of the party to order the sack of the two embattled factional chairmen of the party, Sen. Mod…

[Vanguard] A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Delta State, Mr Ben Enwose-Williams, yesterday, called on the National Working Committee, NWC, of the party to order the sack of the two embattled factional chairmen of the party, Sen. Modu Sheriff and Alhaji Ahmed Makarfi, to save the image of the party.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria