Daily Archives: Sep 15, 2016

Reverand Godfridah Sumaili is Minister of National Guidance and Religious Affairs

President Edgar Lungu has appointed Reverand Godfridah Sumaili to head the newly created Ministry of National Guidance and Religious Affairs. President Lungu’s Special Assistant for Press and Public Affairs Amos Chanda disclosed to Journalists at State House that Reverand Sumaili … read more »

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Records: Mom solicited men to sexually assault daughter, 10

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The mother of a 10-year-old New Mexico girl who was found dead and dismembered told police she looked for men online and at work to sexually assault her daughter, according to search warrants in the case. … read more »

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Op-Ed: Ouch. Powell emails reveal Clinton’s apparent disdain for Obama

When news broke that former Secretary of State Colin Powell’s emails were hacked, just about every mainstream media headline read: “Colin Powell calls Donald Trump a ‘national disgrace.’” I get the punch that headline packs. But it misses the bigger … read more »

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Congo Government Strikes Deal with Some Opponents on Elections Sequence

KINSHASA — Backers of Democratic Republic of Congo President Joseph Kabila and part of the opposition agreed Wednesday on the sequence of a series of upcoming elections, potentially removing a major obstacle to breaking a dangerous political impasse. The compromise … read more »

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A $31 million scandal with Nigeria’s ex-first lady shows the scale of Buhari’s anti-corruption battle

Patience Jonathan, the colorful wife of Nigeria’s ex-president, Goodluck Jonathan, has become the latest high profile Nigerian embroiled in a corruption-related scandal. Nigeria’s anti-graft agency, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has frozen accounts containing $31.4 million controlled by … read more »

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