[Premium Times] A gunman has shot dead a young man at a car wash centre located along Sam Ewang Estate, Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital.
[Zimbabwe Standard] Political Scientist and Sapes director, Ibbo Mandaza (IM) says President Robert Mugabe has thwarted an “attempted coup” within his party. Mandaza spoke to Violet Gonda (VG) on her Hot Seat programme where he spoke about attempts to oust Zanu PF national commissar, Saviour Kasukuwere using provinces.
[Daily News] AS the world prepares to mark the International Day of the Midwife (IDM) 2017, health officers here said more expectant mothers now opt for deliveries in hospitals instead of Traditional Birth Attendants (TBAs).
[Nation] Some Kenya Ferry Services employees staged a go-slow paralysing ferry operations at the busy Likoni channel on Saturday.
[Nation] Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) nominations kick off in Nairobi on Sunday with fireworks expected at the constituency and ward levels after Governor Evans Kidero was given direct ticket since he did not have a challenger.
[Nation] Jubilee Party will conduct primaries to pick its candidates in four Wards in Makueni County.
[Nation] Three people were seriously injured after a bus they were travelling in hit debris deposited on a section of Narok-Maimahiu road by flash floods on Sunday morning.
[Premium Times] The Speaker of Adamawa House of Assembly, Kabiru Mijinyawa, has denied reports that he physically assaulted one of the policemen attached to him who complained over non-payment of allowances.
[Nation] I know this letter will find you well in your heavily guarded mansion with beautiful lawns that haven’t missed watering even during this drought and water-rationing season.
[Nation] Residents of Bulla Pesa ward in Isiolo town have nominated a former street urchin to contest for the seat in the concluded Jubilee primaries.