Umalusi Approves Release of Matric Results, Despite Leaked Papers

[News24Wire] The release of the 2016 matric examination results has been approved, despite a pending investigation into leaked exam papers in Limpopo and Gauteng.

[News24Wire] The release of the 2016 matric examination results has been approved, despite a pending investigation into leaked exam papers in Limpopo and Gauteng.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Marine Spatial Plan to Be Elaborated for the Exclusive Economic Zone of Mauritius

[Government of Mauritius] A Marine Spatial Plan for the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) of the Republic of Mauritius will be elaborated in view of the increasing demand for marine space in the EEZ for various purposes, particularly, agriculture, fisherie…

[Government of Mauritius] A Marine Spatial Plan for the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) of the Republic of Mauritius will be elaborated in view of the increasing demand for marine space in the EEZ for various purposes, particularly, agriculture, fisheries and aquaculture, tourism and leisure.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Donkey Cart in River Used to Smuggle Groceries to Zim

[News24Wire] Smugglers using a donkey cart in the Limpopo River to sneak groceries into Zimbabwe were intercepted by police officers who spotted them from a helicopter.

[News24Wire] Smugglers using a donkey cart in the Limpopo River to sneak groceries into Zimbabwe were intercepted by police officers who spotted them from a helicopter.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Remains of SANDF Member to Return to SA

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The South African National Defence Force (SANDF) says it is preparing to receive the mortal remains of the late rifleman who died in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) last week.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The South African National Defence Force (SANDF) says it is preparing to receive the mortal remains of the late rifleman who died in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) last week.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Four Feared Dead in Akwa Ibom Communal Clash

[Guardian] Uyo -No fewer are feared killed in a renewed inter-communal clash between the people of Ikot Offiong in Odukpani Local Council of Cross River State and Oku Iboku, Ayadehe, Mbiabo all in Itu Local Council of Akwa Ibom State.

[Guardian] Uyo -No fewer are feared killed in a renewed inter-communal clash between the people of Ikot Offiong in Odukpani Local Council of Cross River State and Oku Iboku, Ayadehe, Mbiabo all in Itu Local Council of Akwa Ibom State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

As 2017 Beckons…

[Daily Trust] The year 2016 ended on a bang for Buhari after a sluggish and uninspiring start for the government. The news that Nigerian soldiers had flushed out Boko Haram elements from their stronghold in the Sambisa forest was probably the governmen…

[Daily Trust] The year 2016 ended on a bang for Buhari after a sluggish and uninspiring start for the government. The news that Nigerian soldiers had flushed out Boko Haram elements from their stronghold in the Sambisa forest was probably the government's most glorious moment since it took power some 18 months ago. The news of the "defeat" of Boko Haram was not just a big military moment for the Nigerian army; it was perhaps even more importantly a psychological victory against the insurgents. In military-speak, the Sam

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Rohr to Monitor Cameroun, Algeria in 2017 Afcon

[Guardian] Super Eagles’ Coach, Gernot Rohr, will be present at the 2017 Africa Nations Cup slated to commence in Gabon on January 14, to monitor Nigeria’s Group B opponents in the Russia 2018 World Cup qualifiers, Cameroun and Algeria.

[Guardian] Super Eagles' Coach, Gernot Rohr, will be present at the 2017 Africa Nations Cup slated to commence in Gabon on January 14, to monitor Nigeria's Group B opponents in the Russia 2018 World Cup qualifiers, Cameroun and Algeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Football Federation Denies Shortchanging Super Eagles

[This Day] The Nigeria Football Federation has denied a report that it shortchanged players of the Super Eagles with regards to payment of their win bonus for the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying match against Algeria in Uyo in November 2016.

[This Day] The Nigeria Football Federation has denied a report that it shortchanged players of the Super Eagles with regards to payment of their win bonus for the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying match against Algeria in Uyo in November 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Army Claims Recovery of Shekau’s Qur’an, Flag in Sambisa Forest

[Guardian] Maiduguri -The Nigerian Army yesterday said it had recovered Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau’s Qur’an and flag in Camp Zero, the Boko Haram’s headquarters in Sambisa Forest.

[Guardian] Maiduguri -The Nigerian Army yesterday said it had recovered Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau's Qur'an and flag in Camp Zero, the Boko Haram's headquarters in Sambisa Forest.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria