[RFI] Chad’s government continues to hold the head of an Equatorial Guinean opposition party after he was arrested south of N’Djamena, the Chadian capital, last Thursday, according to the Spanish foreign ministry.
[AIM] Maputo -Quelimane (Mozambique), 18 Apr (AIM) – Mozambican Prime Minister Carlos Agostinho do Rosario declared on Wednesday that the government is working for a successful post-cyclone recovery, with agriculture playing a key role, so that dependence on donated food in the cyclone hit areas will not last for a long time.
[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican Attorney-General’s Office (PGR) announced on Wednesday that it has received two notifications from European arbitration tribunals, concerning attempts by the Abu Dhabi based group Privinvest to sue the Mozambican state for hundreds of millions of dollars.
[allAfrica] Al Jazeera has reported that Sudan’s military rulers arrested two brothers of deposed President Omar al-Bashir as hundreds of people marched in the capital, Khartoum, calling for a swift handover of power to civilian leadership. Abdullah and Abbas Hassan al-Bashir were taken into custody as part of a continuing campaign of arrests against “symbols and leaders of the previous regime”.
[Premium Times] The Code of Conduct Tribunal has ruled that it has the jurisdiction to allow the trial of a sitting Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN).
[Addis Standard] Addis Standard has quoted a BBC Amharic story that says 39 people have died from measles.
[Nation] Mzee Paul Sichere Mukhanji, a farmer in Shitaho village in Kakamega County, is a distraught man.
[Observer] Corporal Collins will be punished in accordance with the uniform code of military justice.
[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari has challenged Atiku Abubakar, the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), candidate to produce and tender his educational certificates, indicating the schools attended by him, with dates.
[New Zimbabwe] GOVERNMENT Tuesday reacted swiftly and ordered bread-makers to reverse a 50% bread price hike that had been effected earlier in the day.