Five Militants Killed in KDF Strike Near Somali Border

[East African] Kenya Defence Forces soldiers on Sunday killed five suspected Al-Shabaab militants believed to have been involved in the attack on Ijara Police Station in Garissa.

[East African] Kenya Defence Forces soldiers on Sunday killed five suspected Al-Shabaab militants believed to have been involved in the attack on Ijara Police Station in Garissa.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Underworld Figure Modack and Co-Accused Back in Court

[News24Wire] Controversial businessman Nafiz Modack and six others linked to the underworld and Cape Town nightclub security takeover are set to appear in the Cape Town Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday for a formal bail application.

[News24Wire] Controversial businessman Nafiz Modack and six others linked to the underworld and Cape Town nightclub security takeover are set to appear in the Cape Town Magistrate's Court on Tuesday for a formal bail application.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Nat Geo Wild’s Big Cat Month Back for an 8th Roar in 2018

[News24Wire] Nat Geo WILD’s 8th annual “Big Cat Month” programming strand starting on the channel in January 2018 will be covering jaguars in Brazil, lions in Tanzania, cheetahs in Kenya and tigers in India.Big Cat Month on Nat Geo WILD (DStv 182 / Sta…

[News24Wire] Nat Geo WILD's 8th annual "Big Cat Month" programming strand starting on the channel in January 2018 will be covering jaguars in Brazil, lions in Tanzania, cheetahs in Kenya and tigers in India.Big Cat Month on Nat Geo WILD (DStv 182 / StarSat 221 / Cell C black 262) will broadcast several visually stunning specials during January 2018 aimed at raising awareness of the plight of big cats around the world.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Investigation Launched Into Death of 3-Year-Old At Pastor Mboro’s Church

[News24Wire] The City of Ekurhuleni has launched an investigation into the death of a three-year-old and alleged assault of a paramedic at the Incredible Happenings church in Katlehong on December 24, the municipality said on Monday.

[News24Wire] The City of Ekurhuleni has launched an investigation into the death of a three-year-old and alleged assault of a paramedic at the Incredible Happenings church in Katlehong on December 24, the municipality said on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Land Reform – Will Zimbabwe’s Economic Downfall Be Repeated in South Africa?

[Deutsche Welle] In 2000, Zimbabwe’s government expropriated white farmers without compensation. Hyperinflation and food shortages followed. Now the South African government is discussing a similar law. Do the same risks lie ahead?

[Deutsche Welle] In 2000, Zimbabwe's government expropriated white farmers without compensation. Hyperinflation and food shortages followed. Now the South African government is discussing a similar law. Do the same risks lie ahead?

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Youth Leader Declares Support for Atiku’s Presidential Bid

[Daily Trust] Lagos -A Lagos-based activist and youth leader has, in an open letter to former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, declared support for his candidacy in the 2019 presidential election.

[Daily Trust] Lagos -A Lagos-based activist and youth leader has, in an open letter to former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, declared support for his candidacy in the 2019 presidential election.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Only 18 Percent of Petrol Consumed in Oct Locally Refined – NNPC

[Daily Trust] The four nation’s refineries produced 204.31 million litres of petrol equivalent to 18.24 percent of the total amount sold in October 2017, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) said in a statement.

[Daily Trust] The four nation's refineries produced 204.31 million litres of petrol equivalent to 18.24 percent of the total amount sold in October 2017, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) said in a statement.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria