Govt Cracks Down On Armed Militias

[Daily Trust] The Federal Government has begun a general crackdown on armed herdsmen, gun-runners, cattle rustlers, militants and other perpetrators of violence.

[Daily Trust] The Federal Government has begun a general crackdown on armed herdsmen, gun-runners, cattle rustlers, militants and other perpetrators of violence.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Reps Want IGP to Probe Assassination Attempt On Dino

[Daily Trust] The House of Representatives yesterday asked the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, to apprehend and prosecute the people involved or connected with an alleged assassination attempt on Senator Dino Melaye.

[Daily Trust] The House of Representatives yesterday asked the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, to apprehend and prosecute the people involved or connected with an alleged assassination attempt on Senator Dino Melaye.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Troops Kill 15 Boko Haram Fighters, Recover Weapons

[Daily Trust] Troops of 21 Brigade of the 7 Division of the Nigerian Army have killed 15 Boko Haram terrorists, injured many and recovered large quantities of terrorists’ equipment.

[Daily Trust] Troops of 21 Brigade of the 7 Division of the Nigerian Army have killed 15 Boko Haram terrorists, injured many and recovered large quantities of terrorists' equipment.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Democratic Party Leaders in Luweero Defy Police On Meeting

[Monitor] Luweero -Democratic Party leaders in Luweero District have vowed to defy a police directive stopping the planned meeting for party leaders in the area scheduled to take place at their offices in Wobulenzi Town on Friday.

[Monitor] Luweero -Democratic Party leaders in Luweero District have vowed to defy a police directive stopping the planned meeting for party leaders in the area scheduled to take place at their offices in Wobulenzi Town on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Whistle-Blower Policy – Anti-Graft Unit Recovers N17 Billion

[Premium Times] The Acting Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, on Thursday said the introduction of the whistle-blower policy by the federal government has led to the recovery of about N17billion by the commission.

[Premium Times] The Acting Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, on Thursday said the introduction of the whistle-blower policy by the federal government has led to the recovery of about N17billion by the commission.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

RURA – Regulating for Safety, Fairness and Efficiency

[New Times] In line with its policy of economic development and good governance, the Government of Rwanda established the Rwanda Utilities Regulatory Authority (RURA) to contribute to the achievement of its socioeconomic goals.

[New Times] In line with its policy of economic development and good governance, the Government of Rwanda established the Rwanda Utilities Regulatory Authority (RURA) to contribute to the achievement of its socioeconomic goals.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Ethinic Clashes, Kidnappings Worsen DRC Woes

[CAJ News] Kinshasa -HUMANITARIAN agencies are failing to implement their activities following ethnic conflict between the Twa (Pygmies) and Luba communities in the Democratic republic of Congo. At least 15 people have been killed in the conflict in re…

[CAJ News] Kinshasa -HUMANITARIAN agencies are failing to implement their activities following ethnic conflict between the Twa (Pygmies) and Luba communities in the Democratic republic of Congo. At least 15 people have been killed in the conflict in recent weeks, resulting in insecurity in the Manono territory of the Tanganyika Province. "This has prevented humanitarian actors from effectively implementing their activities," said a spokesperson of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees. The inter-communal skirmishes

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Military Courts Executes Terror Suspects

[CAJ News] Mogadishu -CONCERN is growing over the execution of terror suspects by the military courts in Somalia. This follows a second spate of execution in April, with four alleged Al-Shabaab members killed in the southwestern Baidoa. There have also…

[CAJ News] Mogadishu -CONCERN is growing over the execution of terror suspects by the military courts in Somalia. This follows a second spate of execution in April, with four alleged Al-Shabaab members killed in the southwestern Baidoa. There have also been several security personnel executed for killing civilians, including two police officers for murders that took place in Afgoye and Hudur respectively A delegation of the European Union expressed regret at the spate of executions. While the delegation condemned all acts of te

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia