Zille Surprise Visit Puts Gugulethu Protests On Hold

[News24Wire] Protests that saw parts of Gugulethu cordoned off with burning barricades were suspended after a surprise late-night visit by Western Cape Premier Helen Zille.

[News24Wire] Protests that saw parts of Gugulethu cordoned off with burning barricades were suspended after a surprise late-night visit by Western Cape Premier Helen Zille.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Minna Agog As Babangida Gives Out Daughter in Marriage

[This Day] Minna -Minna, the capital of Niger State, is agog, preparatory to the wedding of the youngest daughter of former military president, General Ibrahim Babangida, on Friday.

[This Day] Minna -Minna, the capital of Niger State, is agog, preparatory to the wedding of the youngest daughter of former military president, General Ibrahim Babangida, on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lawyers Give Police Week to Release Detained Children, or Get Served

[Monitor] The Uganda Catholic Lawyers’ Society and the Muslim Centre for Justice have given police seven days to apologise and compensate the parents of 15 children who they say, have been psychologically tortured in Police custody.

[Monitor] The Uganda Catholic Lawyers' Society and the Muslim Centre for Justice have given police seven days to apologise and compensate the parents of 15 children who they say, have been psychologically tortured in Police custody.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

57 Million Nigerians Lack Access to Potable Water – USAID

[Daily Trust] Kaduna -The Mission Director, United States Agency for International Development (USAID), Stephen M. Haykin has said that over 57 million Nigerians lack access to potable water in the country.

[Daily Trust] Kaduna -The Mission Director, United States Agency for International Development (USAID), Stephen M. Haykin has said that over 57 million Nigerians lack access to potable water in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

UN Tourism – Continent Speaks With One Voice

[The Herald] We salute the African Union for stepping up to the plate to rein in the Seychelles after the island nation went against the AU decision to field a sole candidate for the United Nations World Tourism Organisation secretary-general elections…

[The Herald] We salute the African Union for stepping up to the plate to rein in the Seychelles after the island nation went against the AU decision to field a sole candidate for the United Nations World Tourism Organisation secretary-general elections that will be held in Madrid, Spain, today. The UNWTO executive committee convenes to choose a new secretary-general to succeed the outgoing Taleb Rifai who has served his constitutional two terms.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Uganda’s Museveni in the UK for Conference On Somalia

[Uganda Media Centre] President Yoweri Museveni has today arrived in London, United Kingdom for a two day working visit during which he will attend and address the Somalia Conference due to take place at the Lancaster House on Thursday May 11, 2017.

[Uganda Media Centre] President Yoweri Museveni has today arrived in London, United Kingdom for a two day working visit during which he will attend and address the Somalia Conference due to take place at the Lancaster House on Thursday May 11, 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda