Men Accused of Murdering Pensioner Appear Nonchalant in Court

[News24Wire] The three men accused or murdering retired Durban principal Gona Pillay appeared nonchalant on Tuesday as a packed court gallery – filled mainly with angry Chatsworth residents – looked on.

[News24Wire] The three men accused or murdering retired Durban principal Gona Pillay appeared nonchalant on Tuesday as a packed court gallery - filled mainly with angry Chatsworth residents - looked on.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Reconciliation Project Under ‘Savage’ Strain – Anti-Apartheid Veteran

[News24Wire] South Africa’s reconciliation project is under “savage” strain, because white people have never sacrificed for the crimes committed, anti-apartheid veteran and pastor Allan Boesak said on Wednesday evening.

[News24Wire] South Africa's reconciliation project is under "savage" strain, because white people have never sacrificed for the crimes committed, anti-apartheid veteran and pastor Allan Boesak said on Wednesday evening.

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Cosatu President Denies ‘Sick Leave’ Reports

[News24Wire] Cosatu president Sdumo Dlamini has dismissed media reports that “he has not been seen” from the federation’s events since President Jacob Zuma was booed off stage at the May Day rally in Bloemfontein.

[News24Wire] Cosatu president Sdumo Dlamini has dismissed media reports that "he has not been seen" from the federation's events since President Jacob Zuma was booed off stage at the May Day rally in Bloemfontein.

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Education MEC Calls for Calm After Killing of Deputy Principal At School

[News24Wire] Gauteng MEC for education Panyaza Lesufi has expressed his sadness at the shooting of a deputy principal who died in his office at an Ekurhuleni school.

[News24Wire] Gauteng MEC for education Panyaza Lesufi has expressed his sadness at the shooting of a deputy principal who died in his office at an Ekurhuleni school.

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End of the Line for Currie Road Residents in Legal Wrangle

[News24Wire] Neighbours of the controversial luxury apartment block in Durban’s Currie Road are facing hefty legal bills after they lost what appears to be their last legal option to have the building declared illegal.

[News24Wire] Neighbours of the controversial luxury apartment block in Durban's Currie Road are facing hefty legal bills after they lost what appears to be their last legal option to have the building declared illegal.

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Unicef Worries Over Poor Development of Nigerian Children

[Vanguard] A global UNICEF report, launched in Abuja yesterday, shows that Nigeria is putting its children at risk of under-development, both physically and mentally, because critical national policies are not providing an adequate foundation for their…

[Vanguard] A global UNICEF report, launched in Abuja yesterday, shows that Nigeria is putting its children at risk of under-development, both physically and mentally, because critical national policies are not providing an adequate foundation for their growth.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria Says UN Security Council Composition Outdated, Demands Reform

[Premium Times] Nigeria has again expressed its dissatisfaction with the current composition of the UN Security Council, describing it as old-fashioned and called for an urgent reform of the body.

[Premium Times] Nigeria has again expressed its dissatisfaction with the current composition of the UN Security Council, describing it as old-fashioned and called for an urgent reform of the body.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria