Witnesses Name ‘Scorpion’ As Behind Mrisho’s Blindness

[Daily News] Two witnesses in the case of armed robbery and wounding Said Mrisho named Salum Njwete alias Scorpion at the Ilala District Court as the person who stabbed him and gouged his eyes. The two witnesses were named yesterday before the Ilala Co…

[Daily News] Two witnesses in the case of armed robbery and wounding Said Mrisho named Salum Njwete alias Scorpion at the Ilala District Court as the person who stabbed him and gouged his eyes. The two witnesses were named yesterday before the Ilala Court Magistrate Flora Haule as Mrisho's wife, Stara Sudi, and Yahaya Kisukari, who is his younger brother.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

APC Chief Frank Faults Odigie-Oyegun On Mega Party, Urges Truce

[Guardian] The Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Timi Frank, has cautioned the party’s national chairman, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, against arrogance and over-confidence.

[Guardian] The Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Timi Frank, has cautioned the party's national chairman, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, against arrogance and over-confidence.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

105 Years On – South Africa Is Fortunate to Be Led By the ANC

[Daily Maverick] On the looming historic occasion of the 105th anniversary of the founding of the vanguard liberation movement, the African National Congress (ANC), to be held at the Orlando Stadium in Johannesburg on Sunday January 8, 2017, we must co…

[Daily Maverick] On the looming historic occasion of the 105th anniversary of the founding of the vanguard liberation movement, the African National Congress (ANC), to be held at the Orlando Stadium in Johannesburg on Sunday January 8, 2017, we must congratulate all our people on the great achievements and advances that they have thus far registered in creating a united, non-racial, non-sexist and prosperous South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

2016 – Tit-Bits, Nuggets On National Devt

[This Day] As the year draws to a close, Abimbola Akosile analyses some development initiatives and vital processes by government and other stakeholders in Nigeria which occurred during 2016

[This Day] As the year draws to a close, Abimbola Akosile analyses some development initiatives and vital processes by government and other stakeholders in Nigeria which occurred during 2016

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Armed Robbers of Ems Personnel Arrested in Mandela Park, Harare

[SAPS] On Tuesday, 27 December 2016 at about 07:30, members of EMS (ambulance) was robbed of their cellular telephones by two armed (firearm) unidentified males while they were attending to a patient in Mandela Park, Harare, Khayelitsha.

[SAPS] On Tuesday, 27 December 2016 at about 07:30, members of EMS (ambulance) was robbed of their cellular telephones by two armed (firearm) unidentified males while they were attending to a patient in Mandela Park, Harare, Khayelitsha.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa