Deputy President Ramaphosa Speaks on Zuma ‘Transition’ Meeting

[ANC] Fellow South Africans, there has been a lot of speculation and anxiety about the position of President Jacob Zuma as the head of state and government of our country. I would like to clarify some matters in this regard.

[ANC] Fellow South Africans, there has been a lot of speculation and anxiety about the position of President Jacob Zuma as the head of state and government of our country. I would like to clarify some matters in this regard.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Again Court Refuses Bail to Maryam Sanda, Accused of Killing Ex-PDP Chairman’s Son

[Premium Times] The Federal Capital Territory High Court has struck out an application for bail by daughter-in-law of former Peoples Democratic Party chairman, Haliru Bello.

[Premium Times] The Federal Capital Territory High Court has struck out an application for bail by daughter-in-law of former Peoples Democratic Party chairman, Haliru Bello.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Hundreds of Children Released by Armed Groups

[Unicef] More than 300 children, 87 of them girls, were released by armed groups in South Sudan today, beginning a process that is expected to see at least 700 children freed in the coming weeks. It was the first release of children by any armed groups…

[Unicef] More than 300 children, 87 of them girls, were released by armed groups in South Sudan today, beginning a process that is expected to see at least 700 children freed in the coming weeks. It was the first release of children by any armed groups in South Sudan in more than year.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Shekau Releases New Video, Vows to Keep Fighting Against Nigeria, Western Education

[Vanguard] Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau released a video Tuesday pledging to continue attacks days after Nigeria’s military repeated that the jihadist group had been defeated.

[Vanguard] Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau released a video Tuesday pledging to continue attacks days after Nigeria's military repeated that the jihadist group had been defeated.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria