There Is Hope for the People of the Central African Republic

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] With the UN’s announcement that a record number of people are now displaced in the Central African Republic and a call for $515m in humanitarian aid, CAR is fast becoming one of the biggest, yet most under-reported humanita…

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] With the UN's announcement that a record number of people are now displaced in the Central African Republic and a call for $515m in humanitarian aid, CAR is fast becoming one of the biggest, yet most under-reported humanitarian crises of our time.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

Zimbabwe A, Kenya Lock Horns in Limited-Overs Series

[263Chat] Zimbabwe A will face Kenya in a limited-overs series that will present the local players with a glorious opportunity to push for inclusion in the senior national side for the forthcoming ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier 2018 event on home soil.

[263Chat] Zimbabwe A will face Kenya in a limited-overs series that will present the local players with a glorious opportunity to push for inclusion in the senior national side for the forthcoming ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier 2018 event on home soil.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Minister Dlamini Accused of ‘Parallel Decision Making’

[GroundUp] Former South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) Chief Executive Officer, Thokozani Magwaza, told a hearing on Friday that Social Development Minister, Bathabile Dlamini’s “workstreams” had hindered the day-to-day operations of SASSA. She…

[GroundUp] Former South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) Chief Executive Officer, Thokozani Magwaza, told a hearing on Friday that Social Development Minister, Bathabile Dlamini's "workstreams" had hindered the day-to-day operations of SASSA. She had set up these workstreams so that SASSA could take over the payment of social grants from a private company.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

It’s Only Here Herdsmen, Cattle Are Given Immunity – Ortom

[Leadership] Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has said that it is only in Nigeria that Fulani herdsmen and their cattle are given immunity at the expense of other citizens of the country.

[Leadership] Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has said that it is only in Nigeria that Fulani herdsmen and their cattle are given immunity at the expense of other citizens of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Customs, Licensed Agents Meet Over Hacking Allegation

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Customs Service and the licensed agents union have met over allegations that some officers were conniving with cyber cafe operators to hack into the payment accounts of the agents.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Customs Service and the licensed agents union have met over allegations that some officers were conniving with cyber cafe operators to hack into the payment accounts of the agents.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Niger Delta Militants’ Protest in Ondo

[Premium Times] A large number of youth claiming to be former armed militants in the Niger Delta area of Ondo State on Friday protested in Akure, the state capital, over their non-inclusion in the extended amnesty program.

[Premium Times] A large number of youth claiming to be former armed militants in the Niger Delta area of Ondo State on Friday protested in Akure, the state capital, over their non-inclusion in the extended amnesty program.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Country Must Be Restructured Before 2019 Elections’

[Premium Times] Governor Seriake Dickson said on Friday that fundamental alterations can be incorporated into the Nigerian Constitution before 2019 elections –even as he acknowledged outright restructuring of the country can be cumbersome and time-con…

[Premium Times] Governor Seriake Dickson said on Friday that fundamental alterations can be incorporated into the Nigerian Constitution before 2019 elections --even as he acknowledged outright restructuring of the country can be cumbersome and time-consuming.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Christian Group Says Buhari a ‘Bad Product’

[Premium Times] The Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, has responded to claims by presidential spokesperson, Garba Shehu, that the association failed to cite clear cases of abuse of constitution allegedly committed by the Muhammadu Buhari administr…

[Premium Times] The Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, has responded to claims by presidential spokesperson, Garba Shehu, that the association failed to cite clear cases of abuse of constitution allegedly committed by the Muhammadu Buhari administration.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

It’s Too Early to Start Talking About 2019 – Osinbajo

[Leadership] Vice President Yemi Osinbajo during a media chat at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland said 2019 is not a priority for him now as the government is still busy working. JONATHAN NDA- ISAIAH presents the excerpts

[Leadership] Vice President Yemi Osinbajo during a media chat at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland said 2019 is not a priority for him now as the government is still busy working. JONATHAN NDA- ISAIAH presents the excerpts

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria