ANC Slams ‘Climate of Intimidation’ Against Politicians, Journalists

[News24Wire] The African National Congress says it is concerned about at what appears to be a “climate of intimidation steadily encroaching into South Africa’s body politic”.

[News24Wire] The African National Congress says it is concerned about at what appears to be a "climate of intimidation steadily encroaching into South Africa's body politic".

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

With IMF Projection, Hope Rises for Nigeria Exiting Recession

[This Day] Indications that the Nigerian economy would exit recession soon became rife with the confirmation by the International Monetary Fund that the economic growth would be positive this year.

[This Day] Indications that the Nigerian economy would exit recession soon became rife with the confirmation by the International Monetary Fund that the economic growth would be positive this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Grace Mugabe Ousts Arnold Land Dwellers

[New Zimbabwe] While hundreds of people were evicted by police and soldiers from land taken by first lady Grace Mugabe, nine have gone to court seeking to charge Home Affairs Minister Ignatius Chombo and commissioner of police Augustine Chihuru with “c…

[New Zimbabwe] While hundreds of people were evicted by police and soldiers from land taken by first lady Grace Mugabe, nine have gone to court seeking to charge Home Affairs Minister Ignatius Chombo and commissioner of police Augustine Chihuru with "contempt of court".

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Fighting a Battle With One’s Hands Tied to One’s Back

[Ghana Star] The nature and extent of the damage that has been done to our landscape and water-bodies is such that I sometimes wonder whether an evil spell has been cast on some of our people so as to make them utterly stupid.

[Ghana Star] The nature and extent of the damage that has been done to our landscape and water-bodies is such that I sometimes wonder whether an evil spell has been cast on some of our people so as to make them utterly stupid.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Govt Must Begin to Explore Other Minerals

[Ghana Star] As the debate for the government to ban all forms of small scale mining rages on, a former Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Chamber of Mines, Dr Joyce Aryee has suggested that the government considers developing other minerals for the …

[Ghana Star] As the debate for the government to ban all forms of small scale mining rages on, a former Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Chamber of Mines, Dr Joyce Aryee has suggested that the government considers developing other minerals for the youth to mine apart from gold.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

IAAF World Relays – Nigeria Loses Title in Bahamas

[Premium Times] The Nigeria 4x200m Women’s team were unable to successfully defend the title they won two years ago as they could only manage a fifth place this term at the 2017.

[Premium Times] The Nigeria 4x200m Women's team were unable to successfully defend the title they won two years ago as they could only manage a fifth place this term at the 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Seized N13 Billion – Why Our Probe Panel Will Operate in Secret – VP Osinbajo

[Premium Times] The Presidential committee to investigate corruption allegations against the two suspended officials of the Buhari administration says it will conduct its work in camera.

[Premium Times] The Presidential committee to investigate corruption allegations against the two suspended officials of the Buhari administration says it will conduct its work in camera.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Commissioner’s Praises for Mugabe Evokes Outcry From Gay Community

[New Zimbabwe] A Commissioner with the Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission (ZHRC) has torched as storm with local gays and lesbians after she showered praises on President Robert Mugabe for resisting the imposition of “un-cultural” practices on the countr…

[New Zimbabwe] A Commissioner with the Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission (ZHRC) has torched as storm with local gays and lesbians after she showered praises on President Robert Mugabe for resisting the imposition of "un-cultural" practices on the country by foreigners.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe