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Sudan: huge crowds call for civilian rule in biggest protest since Bashir ousting

Hundreds of thousands converge on defence ministry demanding military hand over power Huge crowds formed outside Sudan’s defence ministry to demand the country’s transitional military council hand over power to civilians. Hundreds of thousands packed the streets by early evening on Thursday – the largest crowds to gather in the centre of the capital since […]

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Zimbabwe’s White Farmers Hopeful After Promise of Compensation By President Emmerson Mnangagwa

President Emmerson Mnangagwa has promised to compensate white commercial farmers for the land seized from them, in Harare, April 10, 2019. HARARE, ZIMBABWE — Columbus Mavhunga In Zimbabwe, white farmers whose land was taken by the government are cautiously hopeful about a promise from President Emmerson Mnangagwa to give them at least partial repayment. The […]

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WAEC tasked on standard, integrity

President of Sierra Leone, Rtd. Brigadier Julius Maada Bio has tasked authorities of the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) on the need to continue to uphold standards and integrity in its assessment process. He said there should always be relevance between assessment and curriculum so that the outcomes of assessment would accurately reflect the individual’s […]

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One week after Bashir ouster Sudan ‘revolution’ unfinished

Sudan on Thursday marks one week since the army ousted president Omar al-Bashir after protests against his 30-year rule, but the “revolution” remains unfinished as demonstrators campaign against their new military leaders. On April 11, the army removed Bashir as tens of thousands of protesters camped outside its headquarters in central Khartoum demanding support in […]

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Breaking: Algeria’s president Abdelaziz Bouteflika resigns after 20 years

Ailing 82-year-old exits following mass protests against his rule Algeria’s president Abdelaziz Bouteflika has bowed to weeks of mass protests against his rule and resigned, abruptly putting an end to two decades in power. The 82-year-old leader announced his resignation on Tuesday night via a brief message from the presidency saying he had “notified the […]

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Cabinet approves teacher policy

Government spokesperson Ofwono Opondo addressing the press on the National Teachers Policy at the Media Centre in Kampala. Photo by Ramadhan Abbey The National Teachers Policy will streamline teachers’ management from pre-primary, primary and secondary school levels Cabinet has approved the National Teachers Policy to control moonlighting and also make it compulsory for proprietors of […]

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Anas Reveals, Urges AG’s Support Over Kwesi Nyantakyi,4 Others: ”We have submitted all Audiovisual and Paper evidence in our custody to the office of the AG.”

Read the full statement below Call for the prosecution of Mr Nyantakyi and 4 officials of National Sports Authority-NSA —————————————————————- Je Suis Anas is an online platform for engaging citizens on anti-corruption issues. It’s a partnership between Tiger Eye Foundation and Klarity, a Swedish tech company. On Monday, 25 March 2019, the platform sent out […]

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Breaking: 3 more presidential candidates file petitions against Buhari’s victory

It is more trouble for President Muhammadu Buhari, as three more presidential candidates have separately approached the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Abuja, asking it to void the outcome of the February 23 presidential election. Aisha Buhari voting at the Governorship and State Assembly Elections at Kofar Baru Polling Unit 003 in Daura Katsina […]

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Important Updates, Flashback: FIFA BAN KWESI NYANTAKYI FROM ALL FOOTBALL RELATED ACTIVITIES

Adjudicatory chamber of the independent Ethics Committee sanctions Kwesi Nyantakyi (FIFA.com) 30 Oct 2018 GOVERNANCE Independent Ethics Committee Adjudicatory Chamber Media Release The adjudicatory chamber of the independent Ethics Committee has banned Mr Kwesi Nyantakyi, former President of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), for life from all football-related activities (administrative, sports or any other) at […]