Nigeria, 127 Other Countries Ignore Trump – Vote Against U.S., Israel

[Premium Times] Nigeria on Thursday joined 127 other countries to back a UN resolution which effectively called on the U.S. to withdraw its recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

[Premium Times] Nigeria on Thursday joined 127 other countries to back a UN resolution which effectively called on the U.S. to withdraw its recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Hijab Controversy – Group Vows to Fight for Justice

[Premium Times] The umbrella body of Nigerian muslims, the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs, NSCIA, has again spoken about the current hijab controversy rocking the Nigerian Law School.

[Premium Times] The umbrella body of Nigerian muslims, the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs, NSCIA, has again spoken about the current hijab controversy rocking the Nigerian Law School.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Businessman ‘Sir’ Wicknell Chivhayo Attends Mnangagwa Meeting

[New Zimbabwe] Under probe tenderpreneur and jailbird ‘Sir’ Wicknell Chivhayo has followed President Emmerson Mnangagwa to South Africa where the latter is scheduled to address potential Zimbabweans investors based in that country.

[New Zimbabwe] Under probe tenderpreneur and jailbird 'Sir' Wicknell Chivhayo has followed President Emmerson Mnangagwa to South Africa where the latter is scheduled to address potential Zimbabweans investors based in that country.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Govt, Rebel Groups Sign Cease-fire

[African Union] Addis Abeba -21 December 2017: The Chairperson of the Commission of the African Union, Moussa Faki Mahamat, welcomes the signing by the South Sudanese parties of an Agreement on Cessation of Hostilities, Protection of Civilians and Huma…

[African Union] Addis Abeba -21 December 2017: The Chairperson of the Commission of the African Union, Moussa Faki Mahamat, welcomes the signing by the South Sudanese parties of an Agreement on Cessation of Hostilities, Protection of Civilians and Humanitarian Access, as part of the IGAD-led Revitalization Forum that opened in Addis Ababa on 17 December 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

The Two Missing Persons Found Alive and Re-United With Their Parents

[SAPS] The two missing person who were reported missing in Namakgale outside Phalaborwa and Maake outside Tzaneen were both found unharmed and were re-united with their parents.

[SAPS] The two missing person who were reported missing in Namakgale outside Phalaborwa and Maake outside Tzaneen were both found unharmed and were re-united with their parents.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

The ANC’s 54th Electoral Scamathon Is (Finally, Finally) Over, and the Fix Is in

[Daily Maverick] Jacob Zuma once swore that the ANC would “rule until Jesus comes”. Well, according to the mainstream press, Jesus has indeed returned for a threequel in the person of Cyril Ramaphosa, the African National Congress’s newly anointed pres…

[Daily Maverick] Jacob Zuma once swore that the ANC would "rule until Jesus comes". Well, according to the mainstream press, Jesus has indeed returned for a threequel in the person of Cyril Ramaphosa, the African National Congress's newly anointed president. And so here we are, at the counter-intuitive moment of inflection: as the Magi of White Monopoly Capital lay gifts at Ramaphosa's feet, the ANC is about to go the way of the second temple. Apologies to the faithful across all denominations, but this is not a revival. I

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

SACP in KZN Wants to ‘Smoke Peace Pipe’ With Provincial ANC Leaders

[News24Wire] SA Communist Party leaders in KwaZulu-Natal have called for a “unity conference” to deal with ongoing tensions between itself and the rudderless ANC executive in the province.

[News24Wire] SA Communist Party leaders in KwaZulu-Natal have called for a "unity conference" to deal with ongoing tensions between itself and the rudderless ANC executive in the province.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

#BabiesMatter, or Do They?

[Daily Maverick] Over the 16 Days of Activism for No Violence Against Women and Children, an intensive campaign run by veteran child protection activist Luke Lamprecht called #BabiesMatter provoked the rather depressing conclusion that not all babies d…

[Daily Maverick] Over the 16 Days of Activism for No Violence Against Women and Children, an intensive campaign run by veteran child protection activist Luke Lamprecht called #BabiesMatter provoked the rather depressing conclusion that not all babies do matter. Perhaps the most significant questions are "why", and what do countless births not celebrated, and deaths not mourned say about us as a society?

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa