Gauteng Xenophobia – Gigaba and Mashaba Trade Accusations

[Daily Maverick] Afrophobic attacks in Gauteng appear to have continued since Friday’s anti-migrant march in Tshwane. Meanwhile, Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba, whose comments linking undocumented foreigners to crime preceded the attacks, is accused…

[Daily Maverick] Afrophobic attacks in Gauteng appear to have continued since Friday's anti-migrant march in Tshwane. Meanwhile, Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba, whose comments linking undocumented foreigners to crime preceded the attacks, is accused of avoiding and deflecting responsibility onto Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba. By GREG NICOLSON.

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SAPS Operation Blue Crane Successes – Aliwal North Cluster

[SAPS] During the weekend from 24-27 of February 2017, SAPS members of the Aliwal North Cluster were involve in Operation Blue Crane and had the following successes:

[SAPS] During the weekend from 24-27 of February 2017, SAPS members of the Aliwal North Cluster were involve in Operation Blue Crane and had the following successes:

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KNSG Takes Artist to Court Over Kwankwaso Music

[Leadership] The Kano State government has filed a court case against a popular Kannywood artiste, Sadiq Zazzabi, inviting him to appear before a Kano-based court 3, over his inability to censor the lyrics and the visuals for his recently-unveiled video.

[Leadership] The Kano State government has filed a court case against a popular Kannywood artiste, Sadiq Zazzabi, inviting him to appear before a Kano-based court 3, over his inability to censor the lyrics and the visuals for his recently-unveiled video.

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Facebook Commends Saraki for Opening Up NASS

[Leadership] World’s most popular social media platform, Facebook, has commended Nigeria’s Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, for opening up the activities of the 8th National Assembly through various channels, especially the daily Facebook Live Vide…

[Leadership] World's most popular social media platform, Facebook, has commended Nigeria's Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, for opening up the activities of the 8th National Assembly through various channels, especially the daily Facebook Live Video streaming of Senate plenary sittings.

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Stop Blackmailing Supreme Court, Sheriff Tells Makarfi

[Leadership] The Sen Ali Modu Sheriff-led Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday accused Sen Ahmed Makarfi group of blackmailing the supreme court, ahead of its final judgment on the leadership tussle in the party.

[Leadership] The Sen Ali Modu Sheriff-led Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday accused Sen Ahmed Makarfi group of blackmailing the supreme court, ahead of its final judgment on the leadership tussle in the party.

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Murdered Matie Graduate’s Brain Injury Normally Only Seen in Car Accidents

[News24Wire] A man who died after being dragged from an Uber taxi and attacked, had brain injuries usually only seen in people killed in car accidents, the Western Cape High Court heard on Monday.

[News24Wire] A man who died after being dragged from an Uber taxi and attacked, had brain injuries usually only seen in people killed in car accidents, the Western Cape High Court heard on Monday.

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