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Nigerian High Court Grants Aiteo’s Benedict Peters Global Judgment in Rem – Declares Earnings as Legitimate

Nigerian High Court Grants Aiteo’s Benedict Peters Global Judgment in Rem – Declares Earnings as Legitimate

The High Court sitting in the Federal Capital Territory, Nigeria has declared that earnings and assets accruing to Oil magnate and Aiteo Energy (www.AiteoGroup.com) boss, Benedict Peters were acquired legally through legitimate sources. This follows a similar ruling squashing multiple money laundering charges and bribery of election officials indictment against Mr. Peters. Justice Valentine Ashi […]

Mugabe resigns

Mugabe resigns

Thousands of Zimbabweans poured onto the streets of Harare after President Robert Mugabe resigned on Tuesday, and cars were hooting in the streets. Some people were holding posters of Zimbabwean army chief Constantino Chiwenga and former vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa, whose sacking this month triggered the military takeover that forced Mugabe to resign. (Reporting by […]

Law and Politics of removing Mugabe: Alex T. Magaisa

Law and Politics of removing Mugabe: Alex T. Magaisa

A continuing crisis The crisis in Zimbabwe escalated this week after the military took control of the national broadcaster to announce that they had seized key functions of government. However, Zimbabwe’s “coup” is in a class of its own. Its authors have been keen to downplay it, insisting that it is not a coup. For […]

President Morgan Tsvangirai’s Statement to the Press About the Zimbabawe Situation

President Morgan Tsvangirai’s Statement to the Press About the Zimbabawe Situation

Today, I convened a meeting of the party’s Standing Committee in Harare to deliberate on the current situation in the country. Our country has been undergoing an extremely difficult period since the disputed and illegitimate election of 2013. Unemployment, poverty, corruption and cash shortages have become commonplace. At the centre of this crisis, is a […]

Breaking News: Coup is indeed happening in Zimbabwe

Breaking News: Coup is indeed happening in Zimbabwe

A former banker heavily connected with Zanu just confirmed that indeed a coup is taking place in Zimbabwe. The source states that Robert Mugabe has been on lockdown at his house for the last 2 days, no one is allowed in or out of the property. Also on lockdown is Professor Moyo and his crew […]

Four British missionaries are kidnapped by gunmen in Nigeria

Four British missionaries are kidnapped by gunmen in Nigeria

Four Britons have been kidnapped in Nigeria’s southern Delta state, a police official said on Wednesday. The police are attempting to rescue the four people, who were taken by unidentified gunmen on October 13, said Andrew Aniamaka, a spokesman for Delta state police, The four had been providing ‘free medical care and religious activities’ in […]

Democratic Republic of the Congo Launches Principles for Global Action to Tackle Stigma Associated with Sexual Violence with UN, UK Partners

Democratic Republic of the Congo Launches Principles for Global Action to Tackle Stigma Associated with Sexual Violence with UN, UK Partners

The Democratic Republic of the Congo’s Personal Representative on Sexual Violence and Child Recruitment, Madam Jeanine Mabunda, launched the Principles for Global Action to tackle the stigma of sexual violence in conflict at the 72nd United Nations General Assembly in New York, at a program organized by the UK’s Foreign and Commonwealth Office, Preventing Sexual […]

Millicom and Reach for Change five-year partnership drives locally-led development in African communities to achieve the SDGs

Millicom and Reach for Change five-year partnership drives locally-led development in African communities to achieve the SDGs

Millicom International Cellular S.A. and Reach for Change are celebrating 5 years of driving locally led development of youngsters in Africa, highlighting how corporate and non-profit organizations can work together to contribute innovative approaches to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG). To mark the anniversary, the partners released a special 5th anniversary social impact report. […]

Buhari administration engages national assembly, chief justice in new ease of doing business action plan

Buhari administration engages national assembly, chief justice in new ease of doing business action plan

In furtherance of the Buhari administration’s ease of doing business reforms, the Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council (PEBEC), which is chaired by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, will, on Tuesday, consider new and specific initiatives to be implemented over a 60-day period in the National Action Plan 2.0. It will be recalled that a previous […]

New UN report reveals momentum for digital payments in Ghana could save over GHS 1 billion within next four years

New UN report reveals momentum for digital payments in Ghana could save over GHS 1 billion within next four years

At an event bringing together key government and business players, the Ghana’s Ministry of Finance and the UN-based Better Than Cash Alliance released a report documenting the country’s progress in creating an economy where everyone can pay and get paid digitally, instead of cash. The results show the country has made significant gains, including almost […]

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