Tillerson Vows U.S. ‘Full Support’ for Nigeria in Jihadism Fight

[Vanguard] US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Monday slammed last month’s mass abduction of schoolgirls in northern Nigeria and promised Washington’s “full support” in the country’s fight against Boko Haram jihadists.

[Vanguard] US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Monday slammed last month's mass abduction of schoolgirls in northern Nigeria and promised Washington's "full support" in the country's fight against Boko Haram jihadists.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Just in – Buhari Receives U.S. Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting with the United States Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, in his office at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting with the United States Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, in his office at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Three Suspects in Court for Possession of Drugs

[SAPS] On Friday, 9 March 2018, the Kokstad Vispol members together with the K9 Unit embarked in an operation to eliminate the spread of drugs in the Kokstad area. The team went to the taxi rank where a search was conducted. The team managed to recover…

[SAPS] On Friday, 9 March 2018, the Kokstad Vispol members together with the K9 Unit embarked in an operation to eliminate the spread of drugs in the Kokstad area. The team went to the taxi rank where a search was conducted. The team managed to recover 30 full moon mandrax tablets, whoonga and dagga. Three suspects aged between 24 and 57 were arrested after they were found in possession of drugs. A cash of R10076.80 suspected to be the proceeds of drugs was also confiscated from the arrested suspects. The total v

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Operation Fiela II Hit Hard On Criminals

[SAPS] The ongoing Joint operation Fiela II, composed of various police units, was up and running for twenty-four hours until this morning covering several Clusters in the province, especially in the crime infested areas, which have yielded positive an…

[SAPS] The ongoing Joint operation Fiela II, composed of various police units, was up and running for twenty-four hours until this morning covering several Clusters in the province, especially in the crime infested areas, which have yielded positive and meaningful results.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Motivation Abounds for Bekker in Tour Champs

[News24Wire] The prestige of winning a season-ending Tour Championship on the Sunshine Tour will be the motivating factor for the likes of Oliver Bekker when the tournament gets underway at Serengeti Estates on Thursday.

[News24Wire] The prestige of winning a season-ending Tour Championship on the Sunshine Tour will be the motivating factor for the likes of Oliver Bekker when the tournament gets underway at Serengeti Estates on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

School Pleaded for Bridge Over N2 – Now a Child Has Been Knocked Over

[GroundUp] A Grade 7 learner was hit by a motor vehicle while crossing the N2 on Friday. Johnathen Brown a member of the Danie Ackermann Primary School governing board said the learner was rushed to Helderberg Hospital. She was discharged the same day….

[GroundUp] A Grade 7 learner was hit by a motor vehicle while crossing the N2 on Friday. Johnathen Brown a member of the Danie Ackermann Primary School governing board said the learner was rushed to Helderberg Hospital. She was discharged the same day. The motorist stopped and gave their details.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

DA ‘Perfectly Prepared to Go Into Opposition’ – Selfe On EFF Metro Threats

[News24Wire] DA federal council chairperson James Selfe says the party is ready for whatever happens in the various metros it co-governs around the country, following threats from its partners, the EFF.

[News24Wire] DA federal council chairperson James Selfe says the party is ready for whatever happens in the various metros it co-governs around the country, following threats from its partners, the EFF.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Seven Syndicate Members Appear in Court for R3 Million Fraud

[SAPS] Gauteng -Thabo Mmopane (33), Martin Makhado (25), Matilda Boshielo (33), Kingsley Magagula (25), Zacharia Mokwana (55), Thandi Mokwana (48), and Thabang Ramphisa (24) appeared before the Dennilton and Groblersdal Magistrates Courts on Thursday f…

[SAPS] Gauteng -Thabo Mmopane (33), Martin Makhado (25), Matilda Boshielo (33), Kingsley Magagula (25), Zacharia Mokwana (55), Thandi Mokwana (48), and Thabang Ramphisa (24) appeared before the Dennilton and Groblersdal Magistrates Courts on Thursday facing charges of fraud and money laundering.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa