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September, 2017

  • 15 September

    Obasanjo To Buhari, Negotiate With Kanu Before It’s Too Late – The Whistler

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    The WhistlerObasanjo To Buhari, Negotiate With Kanu Before It's Too LateThe WhistlerPresident Muhammadu Buhari must reach out to Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), before it gets too late, former President Olusegun Obasanjo has warned. “I don't see anything wrong in that [Buhari meeting with Kanu]. I would ...IPOB: Nnamdi Kanu's lawyer writes UNPremium TimesOpinion: IPOB Terrorists, Baseless Hate For Buhari And Sentiments Of Ndị Igbo, By Chukwuemerie UduchukwuSaharaReporters.comSouth East governors proscribe Kanu-led IPOBDaily TrustThe Eagle

  • 15 September

    Ghana Launches Free High School Education – Voice of America

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    Voice of AmericaGhana Launches Free High School EducationVoice of AmericaEducation at the secondary high school level is now free in Ghana. President Nana Akufo-Addo announced the launch of the program Tuesday, calling it a necessary investment in the nation's future workforce. The response was enthusiastic, with parents ...Investing for future generations through free educationMyjoyonline.comall 6 news articles »

  • 10 September

    Mama Taraba finally speaks on El-Rufai’s ‘involvement’ in Chibok girls’ saga, Boko Haram – Daily Post Nigeria

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    TODAY.NGMama Taraba finally speaks on El-Rufai's 'involvement' in Chibok girls' saga, Boko HaramDaily Post NigeriaNigeria's Minister of Women Affairs, Aisha Alhassan has said that the statement attributed to her on the involvement of Kaduna State Governor, Nasir el-Rufai, in the kidnap of over 200 Chibok school girls in 2014, is false. Her spokesperson, Dantsoho ...Senator Aisha, El-Rufai and Chibok girlsTODAY.NGMama Taraba Denies Accusing El-Rufai Of Knowing About Chibok Girls' Kidnap, Mismanaging N12mSaharaReporters.comI didn't accuse El-Rufai of...

  • 10 September

    Kenya’s election commission meets to end feuding over poll – Financial Times

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    Financial TimesKenya's election commission meets to end feuding over pollFinancial TimesKenya's electoral commission on Sunday began a three-day emergency meeting to end an escalating civil war over who was to blame for the Supreme Court nullifying last month's presidential election. The dispute within the agency over

  • 9 September

    UN urges Togo to respond to people’s ‘legitimate expectations’ – Business Insider

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    Business InsiderUN urges Togo to respond to people's 'legitimate expectations'Business InsiderLOME (Reuters) - The U.N. envoy to West Africa urged Togo to respond to people's "legitimate expectations" as police clashed with protesters demanding an end to the 50-year ruling family dynasty for a third day on Friday. Envoy Mohamed Ibn Chambas also ...Disputed results and demos

  • 8 September

    Mugabe: Zim economy recovering despite currency woes – Eyewitness News

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    Eyewitness NewsMugabe: Zim economy recovering despite currency woesEyewitness NewsWithout giving details, President Mugabe told a meeting of the ruling Zanu-PF's Soviet-style central committee that the former British colony was on the way to regaining its status. FILE: Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe. Picture: GCIS. Zimbabwe ...Zimbabwe's Mugabe predicts victory for his ruling party in next year's pollsXinhuaZimbabwe to start compiling new voter register next weekChannel NewsAsiaMantashe reacted stupidly - Robert MugabePoliticswebThe Zimbabwe Mail -Bulawayo24 News (press release) (blog) -Zimbabwe Independent -Nehanda Radioall 20 news articles »

  • 7 September

    Opinion: It’s time to take action against Moses Kuria – The Standard

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    The StandardOpinion: It's time to take action against Moses KuriaThe StandardGatundu South Member of Parliament Moses Kuria is the embodiment of irresponsible and inflammatory talk at political rallies and his object of attack is invariably Opposition leader Raila Odinga, with whom he has never been able to see eye to eye.Moses Kuria's inflammatory and war rhetoric against RailaKDRTVall 5 news articles »

  • 1 September

    Did Nelson Mandela Sell Out the Black South Africans? – The African Exponent

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    The African ExponentDid Nelson Mandela Sell Out the Black South Africans?The African ExponentNelson Mandela failed the black South Africans economically as the South African economy is still in the hands of the whites, while the blacks are wallowing in poverty and misery. Until recently, this question had always been a subject of taboo in ...Time for values-driven leadership in South AfricaMoneyweb.co.zaMugabe's lies about Mandela

August, 2017

  • 30 August

    Voter in bid to stop swearing in of Gladys Wanga, Gathoni wa Muchomba – The Standard

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    The StandardVoter in bid to stop swearing in of Gladys Wanga, Gathoni wa MuchombaThe StandardA voter has gone to court, seeking orders to stop the swearing in of the Kiambu and Homa Bay county woman representatives. ALSO READ: 12th Parliament owes it to Kenyans to put country first. Anthony Njuguna filed an application Wednesday under a ...Do not take the MP salary raise baitDaily NationKenya: Man Sues Two Woman Reps Over Pay Raise

  • 27 August

    DA launches petition calling for ‘early emergency election’ – Eyewitness News

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    Eyewitness NewsDA launches petition calling for 'early emergency election'Eyewitness NewsThe DA says its failed Motion of No Confidence in President Zuma earlier this month showed most ANC MPs would do anything to protect a corrupt leader. FILE: DA spokesperson Phumzile van Damme. Picture: Reinart Toerien/EWN. Democratic Alliance ...The origins, meaning and likely consequences of RETPoliticswebZuma's legal woes can't be ignoredNews24DA launches petition calling for early emergency electionsTimes LIVEall 7 news articles »

  • 25 August

    Grace Mugabe makes her first public appearance since South Africa case – Gulf Times

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    Gulf TimesGrace Mugabe makes her first public appearance since South Africa caseGulf TimesZimbabwe's first lady, Grace Mugabe, made her first public appearance yesterday since leaving South Africa where she was charged with assault. The wife of 93-year-old Robert Mugabe, a potential successor to the president, was granted diplomatic ...Reasons for Grace Mugabe's diplomatic immunity in letter to

  • 24 August

    More than one in two South Africans are poor, let’s all do our bit – Daily Maverick

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    Daily MaverickMore than one in two South Africans are poor, let's all do our bitDaily MaverickThe private sector and civil society should rack their brains to find sustainable strategies to address poverty. But there are things we can also do. We see and engage with poverty through the people with whom we interact on a daily basis. We can make ...SA poverty statistics

  • 22 August

    Sierra Leone: Landslide and Floods Situation Update no.5, 22 August 2017 – ReliefWeb

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    ReliefWebSierra Leone: Landslide and Floods Situation Update no.5, 22 August 2017ReliefWebThis report is produced by UNDAC team in collaboration with the UN Resident Coordinator Office in Sierra Leone and humanitarian partners. An emergency state was declared by Sierra Leone following floods and landslides leaving hundreds of people dead ...Barcelona hogs headlines, but nothing

  • 22 August

    Supporting Sierra Leone’s young landslide victims – Danbury News Times

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    Independent OnlineSupporting Sierra Leone's young landslide victimsDanbury News TimesWith hundreds of people dead and missing in Sierra Leone's landslides, many children have been left with nothing and no-one. Suffering deep trauma and loss, they need to feel safe, cared for and not alone. Aid workers are doing what they can with ...Barcelona hogs headlines

  • 22 August

    Don’t ‘steal’ NDC’s credit for Ekumfi pineapple factory – Murtala – Citifmonline

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    CitifmonlineDon't 'steal' NDC's credit for Ekumfi pineapple factory – MurtalaCitifmonlineThe National Democratic Congress (NDC) wants the NPP government to credit it for the establishment of a pineapple factory in the Ekumfi District of the Central Region. According to a former Deputy Trades Minister, Murtala Mohammed, the processes for ...Setting up special prosecutor is a no-brainer in

  • 21 August

    Ramaphosa deserves to be president – ANC KZN Lower South Coast – News24

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    South African Broadcasting CorporationRamaphosa deserves to be president - ANC KZN Lower South CoastNews24Port Shepstone - The ANC KwaZulu-Natal Lower South Coast region is backing Cyril Ramaphosa to succeed President Jacob Zuma at the party's elective conference in December. "We see him as a capable leader. It is not fair that you can only be a leader if ...ANC top brass meets its Lower South Coast region over the suspension of its powersMail & ...

  • 15 August

    Mbalula: Manana received no special treatment – Gears Of Biz

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    Gears Of BizMbalula: Manana received no special treatmentGears Of BizJOHANNESBURG – In an interview with Talk Radio 702, Minister of Police Fikile Mbalula insisted that the Deputy Minister of Higher Education Mduduzi Manana was not given special treatment by police in his assault case. During an interview with presenter ...OPINION: Society degrades women to excuse the lesser men around usSowetanLIVE#WomensMonth: Bravo to women standing up against abuseIndependent Onlineall 4 news articles »

  • 11 August

    US$1bln Mugabe university – New Zimbabwe.com

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    New Zimbabwe.comUS$1bln Mugabe universityNew Zimbabwe.comEDITORIAL: This is a teaser extract from columnist Ken Yamamoto's article on the billion-dollar Mugabe legacy university proposed by higher education minister Jonathan Moyo. The article will be published in our opinion section. LET'S look at the ...Will there be a military coup in Zimbabwe?Bulawayo24 News (press release) (blog)Mugabe Set to Address Election Rally in Matabeleland South ProvinceVOA ZimbabweMugabe Summons Security Chiefs Over Military, ZRP Cops Street SkirmishesZimEye - Zimbabwe NewsAllAfrica.com -NewsdzeZimbabweall 16 news articles »

  • 9 August

    Valerie Sawyerr reaping fruits she never sowed – NDC group – Graphic Online

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    Graphic OnlineValerie Sawyerr reaping fruits she never sowed - NDC groupGraphic OnlineA group calling itself "Friends of the Rawlingses" has also waded into the Valerie Sawyerr vs Rawlings debate and thinks the former deputy chief of staff and head of monitoring had no right to castigate the former president. According to the group, her ...Full text:

  • 5 August

    2011/12 Osun pensioners disrupt prayers for Aregbesola’s mother despite payment of N5.1billion to workers (photo) – NAIJ.COM

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    NAIJ.COM2011/12 Osun pensioners disrupt prayers for Aregbesola's mother despite payment of N5.1billion to workers (photo)NAIJ.COMFollowing the payment of over N5.1billion to workers by the state government of Osun, pensioners under the aegis of Forum 2011/12 retired public servant in Osun has staged a well-planed protest demanding for more payment from the government.Osun economy