Makarfi – in Kaduna, El-Rufai Took Over Job of INEC

[Guardian] Kaduna -Former governor of Kaduna State, and erstwhile chairman of Caretaker Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ahmed Makarfi spoke with SAXONE AKHAINE on the just concluded local government elections in the state, as w…

[Guardian] Kaduna -Former governor of Kaduna State, and erstwhile chairman of Caretaker Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ahmed Makarfi spoke with SAXONE AKHAINE on the just concluded local government elections in the state, as well as the use of electronic voting machines during the exercise.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Stakeholders Differ On Solutions to Farmers, Herdsmen Clashes

[Guardian] Abuja -Stakeholders at a meeting organised by the Federal Government in Abuja have differed over solutions to killings by herdsmen in Benue and other states.While some insisted on return to grazing reserves, others urged herdsmen to ranch th…

[Guardian] Abuja -Stakeholders at a meeting organised by the Federal Government in Abuja have differed over solutions to killings by herdsmen in Benue and other states.While some insisted on return to grazing reserves, others urged herdsmen to ranch their cattle, to forestall clashes between them and farmers.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Cop, Soldier Allegedly Beats Civilian to Death in Rundu

[New Era] Rundu -A police officer was arrested alongside a Namibian Defence Force’s (NDF) soldier after they allegedly beat a 31-year-old man to death in Rundu’s Kehemu settlement for reasons not yet specified.

[New Era] Rundu -A police officer was arrested alongside a Namibian Defence Force's (NDF) soldier after they allegedly beat a 31-year-old man to death in Rundu's Kehemu settlement for reasons not yet specified.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Durban Shack Dwellers Close Roads in Service Delivery Protest

[News24Wire] Natal police have advised motorists to use alternative routes, as Bellair Road and Jan Smuts Highway in Cato Crest, Mayville, Durban were still closed following a protest on Monday morning.

[News24Wire] Natal police have advised motorists to use alternative routes, as Bellair Road and Jan Smuts Highway in Cato Crest, Mayville, Durban were still closed following a protest on Monday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Delta APC Crisis Deepens As Omo-Agege Group Holds Parallel Congress

[This Day] Asaba -There are indications that the crisis rocking the Delta State chapter of the All Progrssives Congress (APC) is far from over as a faction of the party led by Senator Ovie Omo-Agege on Saturday held a parallel congress to elect the sta…

[This Day] Asaba -There are indications that the crisis rocking the Delta State chapter of the All Progrssives Congress (APC) is far from over as a faction of the party led by Senator Ovie Omo-Agege on Saturday held a parallel congress to elect the state working committee despite the postponement of the exercise announced in Abuja earlier.

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Junior Boks Back to Business At Holding Camp

[News24Wire] The Junior Springboks got down to business on Monday at a holding camp as they get ready to depart to France for the World Rugby U20 Championship, with the 28-man squad assembling at their training base in Stellenbosch to fine-tune their g…

[News24Wire] The Junior Springboks got down to business on Monday at a holding camp as they get ready to depart to France for the World Rugby U20 Championship, with the 28-man squad assembling at their training base in Stellenbosch to fine-tune their game for the international spectacle.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Pengassan, NUPENG Want NDDC Scrapped

[Guardian] Port Harcourt -Oil workers have urged the National Assembly to scrap the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) and channel its current statutory allocation directly to oil producing communities, to stem unrest in the volatile Niger Delta…

[Guardian] Port Harcourt -Oil workers have urged the National Assembly to scrap the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) and channel its current statutory allocation directly to oil producing communities, to stem unrest in the volatile Niger Delta region.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria