Planned Anti-Immigrant March Condemned

[News24Wire] The Institute for Justice and Reconciliation (IJR) has condemned a planned march against immigrants and the recent outbreak of xenophobic violence in certain parts of the country.

[News24Wire] The Institute for Justice and Reconciliation (IJR) has condemned a planned march against immigrants and the recent outbreak of xenophobic violence in certain parts of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Doc Vikela Gears for National Tour

[The Herald] One of the country’s top comedians, Doc Vikela, is gearing up for a national tour which will kick-off in Harare on March 24. The tour will run for every weekend from until mid-May.Doc Vikela said the tour is about celebrating his growth as…

[The Herald] One of the country's top comedians, Doc Vikela, is gearing up for a national tour which will kick-off in Harare on March 24. The tour will run for every weekend from until mid-May.Doc Vikela said the tour is about celebrating his growth as a comedian and he wants to establish himself outside the capital.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Police Say Coffee Recovered in Kiambu Likely Stolen From Uganda

[Nation] The over 400 bags of coffee that were recovered on Monday hidden in a rental house in Juja, Kiambu County, could have been stolen from Uganda, police have said.

[Nation] The over 400 bags of coffee that were recovered on Monday hidden in a rental house in Juja, Kiambu County, could have been stolen from Uganda, police have said.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

‘Real Investigation’ Into DR Congo Violence Needed

[Deutsche Welle] A number of killings have taken place recently in the DR Congo (DRC), including one allegedly perpetrated by military personnel. Nick Elebe says that it is necessary to have a real response to real issues.

[Deutsche Welle] A number of killings have taken place recently in the DR Congo (DRC), including one allegedly perpetrated by military personnel. Nick Elebe says that it is necessary to have a real response to real issues.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Buhari to Return Soon, Saraki Tells Senate

[Leadership] Abuja -Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, has assured members of the Senate that President Muhammadu Buhari is hale and hearty and will back in the country very soon.

[Leadership] Abuja -Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, has assured members of the Senate that President Muhammadu Buhari is hale and hearty and will back in the country very soon.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Buhari to Stay Longer As Doctors Recommend Further Rest

[Leadership] President Muhammadu Buhari may not be returning to the country anytime too soon, as his doctors have recommended further rest for him, the presidency hinted yesterday.

[Leadership] President Muhammadu Buhari may not be returning to the country anytime too soon, as his doctors have recommended further rest for him, the presidency hinted yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Bushmeat Trade Tests Ebola Prevention

[Al Jazeera] Ebolowa -The market in Ambam, a colonial town with brick-red cottages and rusty roofs, near the southern borders with Equatorial Guinea and Gabon, is a cluster of booth-sized shops and stalls.

[Al Jazeera] Ebolowa -The market in Ambam, a colonial town with brick-red cottages and rusty roofs, near the southern borders with Equatorial Guinea and Gabon, is a cluster of booth-sized shops and stalls.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Cleric Advises Nigerians to Be Mindful of Fake Pastors

[Leadership] General Overseer of Jesus Unity Church International Kuje Abuja, Apostle Ishaya Gana, has cautioned Nigerians to be wary of fake prophets and pastors who are using the name of God to amass wealth.

[Leadership] General Overseer of Jesus Unity Church International Kuje Abuja, Apostle Ishaya Gana, has cautioned Nigerians to be wary of fake prophets and pastors who are using the name of God to amass wealth.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

In Tribute to Peter Abrahams – a Champion of Pan Africanism and Anti-Colonialism

[The Conversation Africa] South African literary icon and Pan-Africanist, Peter Henry Abrahams, died in his adopted home of Jamaica on January 18 2017. He was 97. The author of some 12 novels, Abrahams was also a stalwart in the anti-colonial struggles…

[The Conversation Africa] South African literary icon and Pan-Africanist, Peter Henry Abrahams, died in his adopted home of Jamaica on January 18 2017. He was 97. The author of some 12 novels, Abrahams was also a stalwart in the anti-colonial struggles dating back to the 1940s. Until the end he remained an acerbic and incisive commentator on global and Pan-African affairs.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa