Cameroon – Killings, Rape and Torture Scare students from Campuses

[Camer.be] Cameroon has been rocked by public protests since 21 November 2016 leading to a very fisted an irrational reaction from the military and paramilitary police with the death toll set at over a dozen, many raped, tortured and scores of arrests.

[Camer.be] Cameroon has been rocked by public protests since 21 November 2016 leading to a very fisted an irrational reaction from the military and paramilitary police with the death toll set at over a dozen, many raped, tortured and scores of arrests.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

No More Importation!

[Ethiopian Herald] It is six decade plus years ago since Ethiopia first acquainted with the sugar industry. Given the ample labor, market, water resource and the favorable climate condition for sugar development, the country has not been benefiting as …

[Ethiopian Herald] It is six decade plus years ago since Ethiopia first acquainted with the sugar industry. Given the ample labor, market, water resource and the favorable climate condition for sugar development, the country has not been benefiting as to its potential.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Attack Against Police in Kenya Highlights Rising Threat of Female Extremism

[VOA] In September, three people attacked a police station in Mombasa, Kenya. They stabbed one police officer and set fire to the building before being shot dead, according to Kenyan police. The incident drew international attention, not only for the b…

[VOA] In September, three people attacked a police station in Mombasa, Kenya. They stabbed one police officer and set fire to the building before being shot dead, according to Kenyan police. The incident drew international attention, not only for the brazenness of the attack, but for the gender of the attackers: all three were women.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Boko Haram Leader Says Group Is ‘Safe’ and ‘Not Crushed’

[VOA] Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau has appeared in a video denying Nigerian government claims that the insurgent group has been chased out of its Sambisa forest stronghold.

[VOA] Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau has appeared in a video denying Nigerian government claims that the insurgent group has been chased out of its Sambisa forest stronghold.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lagosians to Experience Harmattan Till Febuary 2017

[Guardian] Towards the end of every year, the nation is besieged with a different kind of weather. The weather, which comes during the Yuletide season is known as the harmattan. It comes with its own aura and many prefer it to the cold and hot weather….

[Guardian] Towards the end of every year, the nation is besieged with a different kind of weather. The weather, which comes during the Yuletide season is known as the harmattan. It comes with its own aura and many prefer it to the cold and hot weather. The harmattan is a hot, dry and dusty wind (continental trade wind) blowing over West Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ruling Party Looks to Zuma’s Successor

[VOA] In South Africa, the next presidential election is still over two years away but the possible candidates are already a hot topic of national debate after the turbulent political ups and downs of the past year.

[VOA] In South Africa, the next presidential election is still over two years away but the possible candidates are already a hot topic of national debate after the turbulent political ups and downs of the past year.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

South Africa Airways Celebrates With the Less Privileged

[This Day] In the spirit of the festive season, South African Airways has demonstrated unusual corporate social responsibility by bringing smiles to the faces of more than 70 Arrows of God Orphanage kids in Lagos.

[This Day] In the spirit of the festive season, South African Airways has demonstrated unusual corporate social responsibility by bringing smiles to the faces of more than 70 Arrows of God Orphanage kids in Lagos.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Tambuwal, Ajimobi, Ahmed Present 2017 Budget Proposals to Assemblies

[This Day] Sokoto/Abeokuta/Ilorin/Ibadan -Sokoto State Governor, Alhaji Aminu Tambuwal, his counterparts in Oyo State, Governor Abiola Ajimobi and Kwara State, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed, yesterday presented the 2017 budget proposals to their respective H…

[This Day] Sokoto/Abeokuta/Ilorin/Ibadan -Sokoto State Governor, Alhaji Aminu Tambuwal, his counterparts in Oyo State, Governor Abiola Ajimobi and Kwara State, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed, yesterday presented the 2017 budget proposals to their respective Houses of Assembly for consideration.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

I Realised the Reality of Life – Matriculant With Asperger’s Who Lost His Dad

[News24Wire] After losing his father in a tragic murder which should have left him shattered, David Lipshitz was instead driven to excel and be one of the best students at his school.

[News24Wire] After losing his father in a tragic murder which should have left him shattered, David Lipshitz was instead driven to excel and be one of the best students at his school.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa