NLC Defies Threat By Police, El-Rufai, Holds Mass Protest in Kaduna

[This Day] Kaduna -The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) thursday staged a mass protest against the sacking of teachers and local government workers in Kaduna State, despite threats by the police and the state government.

[This Day] Kaduna -The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) thursday staged a mass protest against the sacking of teachers and local government workers in Kaduna State, despite threats by the police and the state government.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

How Onlookers Took Pictures As Family of 7 Battled for Life in Auto Crash

[Vanguard] Mr. Lawrence Ughamadu, a pastor, narrated, on his Facebook page, an engaging experience he had with people heading to church and victims of a ghastly car accident on Sunday, January 7. He started his story by stating that many Nigerians are …

[Vanguard] Mr. Lawrence Ughamadu, a pastor, narrated, on his Facebook page, an engaging experience he had with people heading to church and victims of a ghastly car accident on Sunday, January 7. He started his story by stating that many Nigerians are like killer-herdsmen.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Maj Gen Patekile On His Appointment As Mount Road Cluster Commander

[SAPS] Mount Road Cluster Commander, Maj Gen Patekile engaging with media on his new appointment as the Cluster Commander. Bay TV and various media houses in Port Elizabeth were introduced to Maj Gen Patekile. Maj Gen Patekile informed the media that a…

[SAPS] Mount Road Cluster Commander, Maj Gen Patekile engaging with media on his new appointment as the Cluster Commander. Bay TV and various media houses in Port Elizabeth were introduced to Maj Gen Patekile. Maj Gen Patekile informed the media that active community participation is crucial in our fight against crime. 'Success can only be attained through forging strong partnerships with all sectors of the community. The involvement of the youth is also pivotal. Youth oriented prevention strategies show that cri

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Five Suspects Arrested and Mandrax Tablets Worth R245 000 Confiscated

[SAPS] Partnership policing led to a significant confiscation of Mandrax tablets in the Steenberg area. Alert community members tipped off the police about Mandrax tablets that were delivered at an address in Nectar Road, Steenberg last night at 21:00….

[SAPS] Partnership policing led to a significant confiscation of Mandrax tablets in the Steenberg area. Alert community members tipped off the police about Mandrax tablets that were delivered at an address in Nectar Road, Steenberg last night at 21:00. Members attached to Operation Combat followed up on the information and a search was conducted at the premises. This led to the discovery of 7000 Mandrax tablets which were found in a bin in the yard. A 33-year-old suspect was arrested for dealing in drugs, and cas

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Biopic on Legendary Music Icon Brenda Fassie in the Works

[allAfrica] Cape Town -Bongani Fassie, the music legend’s son has confirmed that a movie based on the superstar’s life story. The movie will follow Fassie’s journey from Langa, Cape Town, to Soweto up until her rise to stardom and becoming an iconic mu…

[allAfrica] Cape Town -Bongani Fassie, the music legend's son has confirmed that a movie based on the superstar's life story. The movie will follow Fassie's journey from Langa, Cape Town, to Soweto up until her rise to stardom and becoming an iconic musician.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Stolen Infant From Modjadjiskloof

[SAPS] Following an intensive search operation since yesterday by the police in Modjadjiskloof outside Tzaneen for a missing baby, the situation took an unexpected turn today when the baby was safely returned this morning around 06:00.

[SAPS] Following an intensive search operation since yesterday by the police in Modjadjiskloof outside Tzaneen for a missing baby, the situation took an unexpected turn today when the baby was safely returned this morning around 06:00.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

2017 – Strikes, Corruption, Others Characterise Nigeria’s Education Sector

[Premium Times] In the course of 2017, all the major unions within the education sector had cause to down tools, putting students, parents and the entire country in a state of frustration.

[Premium Times] In the course of 2017, all the major unions within the education sector had cause to down tools, putting students, parents and the entire country in a state of frustration.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Grace Mugabe Ally’s Military Coup Claims Are ‘Rantings of a Bitter Professor’, Zim Govt Says

[News24Wire] The Zimbabwean government has reportedly hit out at former minister of higher education Professor Jonathan Moyo over claims he made on a BBC current affairs programme that former president Robert Mugabe was ousted by a “military coup”.

[News24Wire] The Zimbabwean government has reportedly hit out at former minister of higher education Professor Jonathan Moyo over claims he made on a BBC current affairs programme that former president Robert Mugabe was ousted by a "military coup".

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe