Osinbajo in N-Delta – Ijaw, Itsekiri Differ On Maritime Varsity Site

[Vanguard] It was a hectic one-day visit to Delta State for Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, as he witnessed the explosive nature of the region, yesterday, with the Ijaw and Itsekiri ethnic groups disagreeing on the ownership of the site of the Nig…

[Vanguard] It was a hectic one-day visit to Delta State for Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, as he witnessed the explosive nature of the region, yesterday, with the Ijaw and Itsekiri ethnic groups disagreeing on the ownership of the site of the Nigerian Maritime University, NMU, Okerenkoko, whose take-off is a major demand by the Ijaw of Gbaramatu Kingdom.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Again, Suicide Bombers Strike Unimaid, Kill Professor, 5 Others

[This Day] The serenity of the University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID), Maiduguri, Borno State was shattered in the early hours of yesterday morning as three suicide bombers, suspected to be agents of the insurgency group, Boko Haram, invaded its campus and …

[This Day] The serenity of the University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID), Maiduguri, Borno State was shattered in the early hours of yesterday morning as three suicide bombers, suspected to be agents of the insurgency group, Boko Haram, invaded its campus and detonated two bombs that killed six persons, including a lecturer in the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Prof. Aliyu Mani.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

De Lille Shakes Up Cape Town Mayoral Committee

[News24Wire] The City of Cape Town has not done enough to get rid of the remnants of apartheid planning, Mayor Patricia de Lille said on Monday, as she unveiled the new mayoral committee which will be expected to change this.

[News24Wire] The City of Cape Town has not done enough to get rid of the remnants of apartheid planning, Mayor Patricia de Lille said on Monday, as she unveiled the new mayoral committee which will be expected to change this.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Vuwani Protest Leaders Off the Hook

[News24Wire] The case against six Vuwani community leaders, accused of leading violent protests during which dozens of schools were burnt down last year, was struck off the roll in the Vuwani Magistrate’s Court on Monday.

[News24Wire] The case against six Vuwani community leaders, accused of leading violent protests during which dozens of schools were burnt down last year, was struck off the roll in the Vuwani Magistrate's Court on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Several Mutakura and Cibitoke Residents Back Home

[Iwacu] Residents of Mutakura and Cibitoke areas located in northern Bujumbura say several of their neighbors who had fled to other places during the demonstrations against President Pierre Nkurunziza’s third term have now returned except some who went…

[Iwacu] Residents of Mutakura and Cibitoke areas located in northern Bujumbura say several of their neighbors who had fled to other places during the demonstrations against President Pierre Nkurunziza's third term have now returned except some who went abroad. About 50 percent of the refugees have returned, local administration says.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi