Don’t Call Us Coloureds, We Are Khoisan – MPs Told

[News24Wire] Khoisan people want to be recognised as the indigenous people of South Africa, and some of the first steps towards this include scrapping the word “coloured” from the country’s vocabulary and teaching the language of the Khoisan at schools.

[News24Wire] Khoisan people want to be recognised as the indigenous people of South Africa, and some of the first steps towards this include scrapping the word "coloured" from the country's vocabulary and teaching the language of the Khoisan at schools.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Osinbajo – Nigerian Troops to Remain in the Gambia for a While

[This Day] Abuja -Vice President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday told the leadership of the National Assembly that some members of the Nigerian troops to The Gambia where they had gone to pressurise the former President, Yahya Jammeh, to hand over would remain…

[This Day] Abuja -Vice President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday told the leadership of the National Assembly that some members of the Nigerian troops to The Gambia where they had gone to pressurise the former President, Yahya Jammeh, to hand over would remain in the tiny West African country to maintain peace.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Billions From Constituencies’ Fund to Be Sent to Ministries, Treasury Says

[Nation] The Sh10 billion the High Court slashed from the National Government Constituencies Development Fund will be sent to Roads and Education ministries to be spent on projects identified by Members of Parliament, the National Treasury has said.

[Nation] The Sh10 billion the High Court slashed from the National Government Constituencies Development Fund will be sent to Roads and Education ministries to be spent on projects identified by Members of Parliament, the National Treasury has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Again, Film Producer, Seun Egbegbe, Involved in Alleged Stealing Scandal

[Premium Times] Controversial Yoruba film promoter cum producer, Seun Egbegbe, was caught attempting to defraud a bureau de change operator of the sums of $9,000 and £3,000 about N10m on Thursday, police said.

[Premium Times] Controversial Yoruba film promoter cum producer, Seun Egbegbe, was caught attempting to defraud a bureau de change operator of the sums of $9,000 and £3,000 about N10m on Thursday, police said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Senate to Block ‘Outsiders’ From Heading Customs

[Daily Trust] The Senate has commenced the process of amending the Nigeria Customs Service Act which aims at preventing appointment of Comptroller General from outside the Service.

[Daily Trust] The Senate has commenced the process of amending the Nigeria Customs Service Act which aims at preventing appointment of Comptroller General from outside the Service.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria