I Agreed to Step Aside – Former Acting Top Cop

[News24Wire] Former acting national police commissioner Lieutenant General Khomotso Phahlane says he agreed to ‘step aside’ from his position with immediate effect after constructive engagement with Police Minister Fikile Mbalula.

[News24Wire] Former acting national police commissioner Lieutenant General Khomotso Phahlane says he agreed to 'step aside' from his position with immediate effect after constructive engagement with Police Minister Fikile Mbalula.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Phahlane Must Explain Why He Souldn’t Be Suspended

[News24Wire] Lieutenant General Khomotso Phahlane must explain why he shouldn’t be suspended, said Minister of Police Fikile Mbalula on Thursday. This came as he announced the appointment of Lieutenant General Lesetja Mothiba as “interim acting” police…

[News24Wire] Lieutenant General Khomotso Phahlane must explain why he shouldn't be suspended, said Minister of Police Fikile Mbalula on Thursday. This came as he announced the appointment of Lieutenant General Lesetja Mothiba as "interim acting" police commissioner. During the briefing, Mbalula thanked President Jacob Zuma "for his wisdom" in appointing Mothiba - who sat next to him during the briefing.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Domestic Violence – Women Have a Big Role to Play – Yul Edochie

[Vanguard] Yul Edochie, son of veteran actor, Pete Edochie, has added his voice concerning the rising cases of domestic violence in the Nigerian entertainment industry.

[Vanguard] Yul Edochie, son of veteran actor, Pete Edochie, has added his voice concerning the rising cases of domestic violence in the Nigerian entertainment industry.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

No Evidence Charles Okah Tried to Kill Ex-President Jonathan – Court

[Vanguard] The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, on Thursday, held that Mr. Charles Okah has a case to answer over the 2010 Independence Day bomb blast that killed twelve persons at the Eagle Square in Abuja.

[Vanguard] The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, on Thursday, held that Mr. Charles Okah has a case to answer over the 2010 Independence Day bomb blast that killed twelve persons at the Eagle Square in Abuja.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Eyo Festival – History and Features

[Vanguard] THE distinctive symbolic festival and the heart of traditionalism in Lagos, Adamu Orisa Play, otherwise known as Eyo masquerade trooped out to the streets of Lagos Island, popularly called Eko (hinterland of Lagos) on Saturday, May 20, 2017 …

[Vanguard] THE distinctive symbolic festival and the heart of traditionalism in Lagos, Adamu Orisa Play, otherwise known as Eyo masquerade trooped out to the streets of Lagos Island, popularly called Eko (hinterland of Lagos) on Saturday, May 20, 2017 to mark the 50th Anniversary of Lagos State. The state was established on May 27, 1967 and has commenced events marking the celebration of the Golden Jubilee since April 8, 2017. Mr. Habeeb Fasinro, Lagos @ 50 Planning Committee's Co-chairman in a statement, confirmed t

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Osinbajo Lauds Calabar Industrial Park

[Daily Trust] Calabar -Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has said in Calabar that establishment of the Cross River Industrial Park is another huge venture that will not only create employment for Nigerians but also boost the nation’s economy.

[Daily Trust] Calabar -Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has said in Calabar that establishment of the Cross River Industrial Park is another huge venture that will not only create employment for Nigerians but also boost the nation's economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Cross Border Traders Leader Zivhu Evicted From Lodgings

[New Zimbabwe] Zimbabwe Cross Border Traders Association (ZCBTA) president Killer Zivhu was Wednesday arraigned before the civil courts over upaid rentals for the house he is occupying.

[New Zimbabwe] Zimbabwe Cross Border Traders Association (ZCBTA) president Killer Zivhu was Wednesday arraigned before the civil courts over upaid rentals for the house he is occupying.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe