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Rivers APC Condemns TAN’S Pro-Jonathan Rally

Rivers APC Condemns TAN’S Pro-Jonathan Rally

By Nwaorgu Faustinus The Rivers State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has strongly condemned Saturday’s Pro-Jonathan rally organised in the Rivers State capital, Port Harcourt, by the Transformation Ambassadors of Nigeria (TAN), a group alleged to be secretly sponsored by the Presidency to promote President Goodluck Jonathan’s third term ambition.  Read More »

Coalition moves to make Olejeme governor

Coalition moves to make Olejeme governor

Written By Fidel Njamanze    A coalition of forces under the aegis of Delta Progressive Movement (DPM) has urged Delta State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan and leaders of major political parties to base their choice of the next governor of the state on the core attributes of competence, integrity, courage, initiative and focus. Read More »

The Battle for Africa

The Battle for Africa

In part two of The Battle for Africa, Emmy-winning Sierra Leonean journalist Sorious Samura travels to Ghana and Botswana in search of that most scarce of African commodities – good governance. Read More »

Libyan jet crashes in Tobruk near parliament

Libyan jet crashes in Tobruk near parliament

A Libyan military jet has crashed in the eastern city of Tobruk, causing a huge inferno and killing a child and at least two other people, officials say. Read More »

Big Brother Africa launch cancelled due to ‘devastating’ blaze

Big Brother Africa launch cancelled due to ‘devastating’ blaze

(BBC) – The launch of the new series of Africa’s Big Brother has been delayed by a “devastating” blaze at its purpose-built studios in Johannesburg. Read More »

US targets al-Shabab’s leader

US targets al-Shabab’s leader

The US military has carried out air strikes in Somalia, reportedly targeting the leader of militant group al-Shabab. Read More »

Ebola outbreak: West Africa food harvests ‘at risk’

Ebola outbreak: West Africa food harvests ‘at risk’

(BBC) – The Ebola outbreak is putting food harvests in West Africa “at serious risk”, the UN’s Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) warns. Read More »

Woman forces 14-year old girl to sit on hot stove

Abuja – The police in Dutse, Abuja, have detained a woman for allegedly forcing a 14-year old girl to sit on a hot stove as punishment for habitual bed wetting. Read More »

Senegal confirms first Ebola case

Senegal confirms first Ebola case

It had also banned flights and ships from Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone – the three worst-hit countries. Read More »

Libya PM resigns amid power struggle

Libya PM resigns amid power struggle

(BBC) – Abdullah al-Thinni has stepped down as Libya’s prime minister in a move to end the power struggle in the country. Read More »

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