Buhari ‘Sends Condolences’ to Bisi Akande Over Wife’s Death

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed “heart-felt” sadness over the death of Omowunmi Akande, wife of the founding chairman of the governing All Progressives Congress, APC.

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed "heart-felt" sadness over the death of Omowunmi Akande, wife of the founding chairman of the governing All Progressives Congress, APC.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Laureus and Qhubeka Form Official Partnership

[News24Wire] The Laureus Sport for Good Foundation in South Africa and Qhubeka announced on Wednesday that they will be working together to facilitate a transport solution for the coaches of Laureus funded projects across South Africa. The first to ben…

[News24Wire] The Laureus Sport for Good Foundation in South Africa and Qhubeka announced on Wednesday that they will be working together to facilitate a transport solution for the coaches of Laureus funded projects across South Africa. The first to benefit are 12 coaches from the Waves For Change and Buffalo City Sports Academy programmes in East London.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Woman Gang Raped, Allegedly By Bogus Joburg Metro Cops

[News24Wire] The Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) is investigating a case of a woman who was apparently pulled over and gang raped by bogus Johannesburg Metro Police officers last week.

[News24Wire] The Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) is investigating a case of a woman who was apparently pulled over and gang raped by bogus Johannesburg Metro Police officers last week.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

George Mayor Asks for Seven Days to Respond to Protesters

[News24Wire] Protesters in Thembalethu dispersed on Wednesday afternoon, after George Mayor Melvin Naik asked for a week to respond to their service delivery and housing grievances.

[News24Wire] Protesters in Thembalethu dispersed on Wednesday afternoon, after George Mayor Melvin Naik asked for a week to respond to their service delivery and housing grievances.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

First Lady Meets 185 Track Kenyan Legends

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Elderly track and field veterans who rocketed Kenya to global stardom and fame since 1954 on Wednesday met with First Lady Margaret Kenyatta at the Moi International Sports Centre Kasarani, where the IAAF World U18 Championships o…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Elderly track and field veterans who rocketed Kenya to global stardom and fame since 1954 on Wednesday met with First Lady Margaret Kenyatta at the Moi International Sports Centre Kasarani, where the IAAF World U18 Championships officially got underway.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya