Customs Orders Removal of Illegal Checkpoints Across Nigeria

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Customs Service has begun the implementation of the directive issued by the Federal Government, directing the dismantling of all illegal check points by its operatives across the country.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Customs Service has begun the implementation of the directive issued by the Federal Government, directing the dismantling of all illegal check points by its operatives across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

KwaZulu-Natal Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs On Board of Ezemvelo Kwazulu-Natal Wildlife

[Govt of SA] The Department of Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs (EDTEA) has noted reports suggesting that the Board of Ezemvelo KwaZulu-Natal Wildlife and its CEO, Dr David Mabunda, have reached an agreement for the CEO to step d…

[Govt of SA] The Department of Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs (EDTEA) has noted reports suggesting that the Board of Ezemvelo KwaZulu-Natal Wildlife and its CEO, Dr David Mabunda, have reached an agreement for the CEO to step down from his position.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Kwali – Dangara’s 42-Year-Old Clinic in Dilapidated State

[Daily Trust] The residents of Dangara in Wako ward of Kwali Area Council are bemoaning the dilapidated state of the 42-year-old clinic, which they say was built from mud bricks in 1975 through communal efforts.

[Daily Trust] The residents of Dangara in Wako ward of Kwali Area Council are bemoaning the dilapidated state of the 42-year-old clinic, which they say was built from mud bricks in 1975 through communal efforts.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Soldiers Rescue 10 Oil Workers Abducted By B’Haram

[Leadership] Maiduguri -No fewer than ten members of the Civilian JTF, two NNPC Staff and one official of the Department of Geology, University of Maiduguri who were reportedly ambushed by suspected members of the dreaded Boko Haram terroriststs around…

[Leadership] Maiduguri -No fewer than ten members of the Civilian JTF, two NNPC Staff and one official of the Department of Geology, University of Maiduguri who were reportedly ambushed by suspected members of the dreaded Boko Haram terroriststs around Jilli and Bornoyesu villages between Magumeri and Gubio Local Government Area of Borno state while on Oil Exploration mission on Tuesday have been rescued from the hands of the insurgents.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Search for Missing Elderly Hankey Man Ends Well

[SAPS] Through responsive and effective utilization of police resources, resulted in the successful conclusion of a rescue operation in the Hankey area, yesterday, 26 July 2017. Members from the Uitenhage K9 Search and Rescue team responded to a compla…

[SAPS] Through responsive and effective utilization of police resources, resulted in the successful conclusion of a rescue operation in the Hankey area, yesterday, 26 July 2017. Members from the Uitenhage K9 Search and Rescue team responded to a complaint on Tuesday, 25 July 2017 of a missing elderly man, the 84-year-old Peter Grootboom, who went missing on Saturday, 23 July 2017, after attending a spiritual session in the Rooiwal area, Hankey.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

IAAF to Honour Tergat With Veteran Pin Award

[Nation] International Athletics Associations Federation (Iaaf) is set to confer five-time world cross country champion Paul Tergat the veteran pin award for his outstanding contribution to athletics.

[Nation] International Athletics Associations Federation (Iaaf) is set to confer five-time world cross country champion Paul Tergat the veteran pin award for his outstanding contribution to athletics.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Analysis – the Disciplinary Dance Over Makhosi Khoza Could Lead to Another Proxy Fight

[Daily Maverick] On Wednesday the ANC in KwaZulu-Natal said it had decided to institute disciplinary charges against ANC Member of Parliament Makhosi Khoza, who has achieved a measure of fame by speaking out against President Jacob Zuma. These charges …

[Daily Maverick] On Wednesday the ANC in KwaZulu-Natal said it had decided to institute disciplinary charges against ANC Member of Parliament Makhosi Khoza, who has achieved a measure of fame by speaking out against President Jacob Zuma. These charges were almost inevitable. But the fact they have now been instituted presents the party's disciplinary machinery with a complicated situation. At the same time, Khoza herself appears to have exhibited some slightly strange behaviour. The ANC is running the risk, once again, of

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa