Blitzboks Go Down in Vancouver Final

[News24Wire] South Africa reached a sixth consecutive final of the World Rugby Sevens Series at the Canada Sevens on Sunday and maintained their strong overall series lead, despite going doing 19-7 to England in the Cup Final.

[News24Wire] South Africa reached a sixth consecutive final of the World Rugby Sevens Series at the Canada Sevens on Sunday and maintained their strong overall series lead, despite going doing 19-7 to England in the Cup Final.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mom ‘Clings to Tree for Six Hours With Baby On Her Back’ to Survive Floods

[News24Wire] A Zimbabwean woman, Nyaradzo Makholiso, 38, miraculously survived cyclone induced floods by “hanging precariously on a tree branch for six hours”, with her 2-months old baby strapped on her back, a report says.

[News24Wire] A Zimbabwean woman, Nyaradzo Makholiso, 38, miraculously survived cyclone induced floods by "hanging precariously on a tree branch for six hours", with her 2-months old baby strapped on her back, a report says.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Air Force Personnel Shoots Female Colleague Dead Over Infidelity

[Vanguard] A Nigerian Air Force personnel serving at the Makurdi Base, Aircraft Man ACM (names withheld), in the early hours of yesterday, allegedly shot dead a colleague and supposed girlfriend, an Aircraft Woman, ACW (names withheld), for allegedly h…

[Vanguard] A Nigerian Air Force personnel serving at the Makurdi Base, Aircraft Man ACM (names withheld), in the early hours of yesterday, allegedly shot dead a colleague and supposed girlfriend, an Aircraft Woman, ACW (names withheld), for allegedly having an affair with a man at the Base.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Young Writers’ Summit to Revive Ibadan Literary Glory

[Vanguard] An Ibadan-based educational opportunity and literacy development organisation, BIBLOPHILLIA Nigeria, has perfected arrangements for the maiden edition of its Young Writers’ Summit and Literary Festival. Billed for April 21, 2017 at the Trenc…

[Vanguard] An Ibadan-based educational opportunity and literacy development organisation, BIBLOPHILLIA Nigeria, has perfected arrangements for the maiden edition of its Young Writers' Summit and Literary Festival. Billed for April 21, 2017 at the Trenchard Hall, University of Ibadan, the summit is in collaboration with the Oyo State government, Association of Nigeria Authors, University of Ibadan, and Medianett Limited. The target is to deliver a global standard literary festival for young writers.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

MASSOB to Buratai – Nigeria Jittery Over Biafra

[Vanguard] The Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, under Uchenna Madu, yesterday, said that the Chief of Army Staff, General Tukur Buratai’s statement on Biafra agitation was a proof that the government of Nigeria w…

[Vanguard] The Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, under Uchenna Madu, yesterday, said that the Chief of Army Staff, General Tukur Buratai's statement on Biafra agitation was a proof that the government of Nigeria was "jittery."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria