Eric Omondi the Butt of Online Jokes for his Crazy Parody

[Nation] Comedian Eric Omondi has become the subject of online jokes from his fans after his latest parody that is a recreation of South African comedy film, The Gods Must Be Crazy .

[Nation] Comedian Eric Omondi has become the subject of online jokes from his fans after his latest parody that is a recreation of South African comedy film, The Gods Must Be Crazy .

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Chibok Girl Rescued From Boko Haram, Says Nigeria’s Army

[Deutsche Welle] A Chibok schoolgirl along with her six-month-old child have been rescued by Nigerian forces, according to a military statement. The UN has warned of a humanitarian crisis in areas affected by the Boko Haram insurgency.

[Deutsche Welle] A Chibok schoolgirl along with her six-month-old child have been rescued by Nigerian forces, according to a military statement. The UN has warned of a humanitarian crisis in areas affected by the Boko Haram insurgency.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Paramedic Attack Accused Remain Behind Bars

[News24Wire] The three men accused of robbing paramedics in Khayelitsha on December 27 will stay behind bars until March 10, for a formal bail application, the Khayelitsha Magistrate’s Court ruled on Friday.

[News24Wire] The three men accused of robbing paramedics in Khayelitsha on December 27 will stay behind bars until March 10, for a formal bail application, the Khayelitsha Magistrate's Court ruled on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Child Labour in Eastern Gold Mines

[Deutsche Welle] Children in eastern Cameroon leave school as young as seven to work in gold mines. Moki Kindzeka travelled to the mining town of Betare-Oya where residents have an uneasy relationship with the Chinese mining community.

[Deutsche Welle] Children in eastern Cameroon leave school as young as seven to work in gold mines. Moki Kindzeka travelled to the mining town of Betare-Oya where residents have an uneasy relationship with the Chinese mining community.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

No ‘Zero Sum Game’ Between U.S. and China in Addis

[The Conversation Africa] Nearly three months into the state of emergency declared by Ethiopia, the atmosphere on the streets of its bustling and impressively modern metropolis and capital, Addis Ababa, feels tense.

[The Conversation Africa] Nearly three months into the state of emergency declared by Ethiopia, the atmosphere on the streets of its bustling and impressively modern metropolis and capital, Addis Ababa, feels tense.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Zuma’s Deputy Ramaphosa Faces ‘Long Walk’ to Presidency

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa’s deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa has confirmed his availability to contest the presidency of the governing ANC at its 54th national conference later this year. He has already secured the endorsement of the South…

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa's deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa has confirmed his availability to contest the presidency of the governing ANC at its 54th national conference later this year. He has already secured the endorsement of the South African Congress of Trade Unions (Cosatu).

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

NUPENG Shuts Down Total PLC Over Sacked Workers

[Premium Times] The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) on Thursday ordered stoppage of loading activities at all Total Nig. Ltd., depots nationwide over termination of workers appointment.

[Premium Times] The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) on Thursday ordered stoppage of loading activities at all Total Nig. Ltd., depots nationwide over termination of workers appointment.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Peacekeepers Reported Killed

[Deutsche Welle] At least three Blue Helmets have been killed in separate incidents in the Central African Republic this week. The country continues to be beset by violence following the outbreak of a civil war.

[Deutsche Welle] At least three Blue Helmets have been killed in separate incidents in the Central African Republic this week. The country continues to be beset by violence following the outbreak of a civil war.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic