United Nations Security Council

A British-drafted resolution proposes the immediate removal of an arms embargo and targeted sanctions – a travel ban and asset freeze – imposed on Eritrea. It also strongly encourages Eritrea and Djibouti to work towards normalizing ties and settling a decade-old border dispute. Continue reading

Nigerian Trade Unions - Nigerian Labour Congress

“Following … the signing of the final report recommending 30,000 naira as the recommended new national minimum wage … the strike called to commence tomorrow has been suspended. We all need to stand ready in a state of full mobilization in case future action becomes necessary to push for the timely enactment and implementation of the new minimum wage.” Ozo-Eson said.Continue reading

Julius Malema - South Africa NEws Today

Afriforum CEO Kallie Kriel said: “Irrespective of whether it’s a Breitling watch, luxury vehicle, or computers and furniture in the EFF’s offices will be seized in order to recover the money owed to AfriForum, we will ensure that we will obtain it in order to send a clear message to Malema and the EFF that no one is above the law.”Continue reading

Atiku Abubakar - Nigeria Politics Today

Raymond Clarke Amuna, President of the group: “He has never returned from his Dubai trips lucid enough to accept the reality in Nigeria possibly because his guilty conscience pricks him to know that the PDP could have done better for Nigeria in its 16 years of misrule.”Continue reading

Nigeria Nollywood Actress Georgina Onuoha

Nollywood Actress Georgina Onuoha: "In case we have forgotten our history. This is what dictatorship looks like. From 1983 Buhari, Badaginda and Abacha have overthrown governments and melted undue hardship and pure evil upon Nigeria as a nation and its citizenry."

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Tanzania - Zitto Kabwe

“The main reason for arresting him is because of his press conference he held on Sunday and mainly on the security issues he said about Kigoma,” Ado Shaibu, the party’s secretary for ideology, communications and publicity, told Reuters on Thursday, referring to a region in western Tanzania. Continue reading