I Know Who Instigated Anti-Immigrant March – Msimanga

[News24Wire] Those who instigated violent protests around parts of Tshwane in the lead-up to the 2016 municipal elections were responsible for the violence in Atteridgeville during the anti-immigrant march on Friday, says Tshwane Mayor Solly Msimanga.

[News24Wire] Those who instigated violent protests around parts of Tshwane in the lead-up to the 2016 municipal elections were responsible for the violence in Atteridgeville during the anti-immigrant march on Friday, says Tshwane Mayor Solly Msimanga.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Government Must Stop Criminalising Foreigners – Diaspora Forum

[News24Wire] The African Diaspora Forum (ADF) called on the government to stop making statements that criminalise people from other African countries amid fears that Friday’s xenophobic attacks in Tshwane could spread to other parts of South Africa.

[News24Wire] The African Diaspora Forum (ADF) called on the government to stop making statements that criminalise people from other African countries amid fears that Friday's xenophobic attacks in Tshwane could spread to other parts of South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Govt Insists Malawi Maize Scandal Is a Private Affair

[Zambia Reports] Chief Government Kampamba Mulenga has distanced the Zambian authorities from the mega million dollar deal maize scandal in Malawi that has seen the dismissal of the Malawian Minister of Agriculture George Chaponda. United Progressive P…

[Zambia Reports] Chief Government Kampamba Mulenga has distanced the Zambian authorities from the mega million dollar deal maize scandal in Malawi that has seen the dismissal of the Malawian Minister of Agriculture George Chaponda. United Progressive Party president Saviour Chishimba has implicated serving senior government officials among the Agriculture Minister Dora Siliya as having been involved in the saga.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

27-Yr-Old Sentenced to Death for Killing Human Rights Lawyer

[Vanguard] An Ikeja High Court yesterday sentenced 27-year-old Oluwaseun Oladapo, to death by hanging for murdering a Lagos based human rights lawyer, Mr Kunle Fadipe and his mother-in-law, Mrs Cecilia Owolabi.

[Vanguard] An Ikeja High Court yesterday sentenced 27-year-old Oluwaseun Oladapo, to death by hanging for murdering a Lagos based human rights lawyer, Mr Kunle Fadipe and his mother-in-law, Mrs Cecilia Owolabi.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Actor, Uche Maduagwu, Mocks Niyola’s Boobs

[Vanguard] Controversial Nollywood actor, Uche Maduagwu, has mocked sensational soul/jazz singer, Niyola for having a breasts that are out of shape. Camouflaging under the guise of praising her for her beauty,

[Vanguard] Controversial Nollywood actor, Uche Maduagwu, has mocked sensational soul/jazz singer, Niyola for having a breasts that are out of shape. Camouflaging under the guise of praising her for her beauty,

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

PDP – How Far Can Sheriff Go?

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Court of Appeal, Port Harcourt division last week affirmed Senator Ali Modu Sheriff as the substantive chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party. It was a ruling that both Senator Ali Modu Sheriff and Senator Ahmed Makarfi who had …

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Court of Appeal, Port Harcourt division last week affirmed Senator Ali Modu Sheriff as the substantive chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party. It was a ruling that both Senator Ali Modu Sheriff and Senator Ahmed Makarfi who had been locked in a leadership tussle for the soul of the biggest opposition party in the country had looked forward to with much anticipation and high expectation of victory.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

World’s Most Expensive Hospitals Patronised By Rich Nigerians

[Vanguard] When it comes to medical tourism, Nigerians rate amongst the most enthusiastic in the world. Tens of thousands troop to foreign hospitals every year, expending in excess of $1,000,000,000. At least 50 per cent of these patients travelling ab…

[Vanguard] When it comes to medical tourism, Nigerians rate amongst the most enthusiastic in the world. Tens of thousands troop to foreign hospitals every year, expending in excess of $1,000,000,000. At least 50 per cent of these patients travelling abroad are headed for destinations in Europe, Asia, America and other parts of the world.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigerians Resort to Self-Defence Against Xenophobic Attacks in South Africa

[Vanguard] Nigerians resident in South Africa resorted to self-defence yesterday in the face of xenophobic attacks by South Africans, who specifically targeted them in the latest wave of attacks against black immigrants, Saturday Vanguard learnt.

[Vanguard] Nigerians resident in South Africa resorted to self-defence yesterday in the face of xenophobic attacks by South Africans, who specifically targeted them in the latest wave of attacks against black immigrants, Saturday Vanguard learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria