Cautious Optimism Greets Budget

[Guardian] With the declining purchasing power in the economy, low-income Nigerians are already struggling to keep a roof over their heads due to a growing affordable housing shortage.

[Guardian] With the declining purchasing power in the economy, low-income Nigerians are already struggling to keep a roof over their heads due to a growing affordable housing shortage.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘My Wife’s Death Drove Me Into Sodomy’

[Guardian] Minna -One Patrick Kalu, an indigene of Abia State has been arrested by the police in Niger State for allegedly having sex with a 15-year-old boy. Answering questions from journalists at the headquarters of the state police command in Minna …

[Guardian] Minna -One Patrick Kalu, an indigene of Abia State has been arrested by the police in Niger State for allegedly having sex with a 15-year-old boy. Answering questions from journalists at the headquarters of the state police command in Minna at the weekend, Kalu said he was pushed into the act when he lost his wife.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Second Missing Durban Boy Found Dead

[News24Wire] The body of a 10-year-old boy who disappeared last Tuesday – along with his friend who was found dead over the weekend – has been found in a canal in Bayhead, south of Durban, police said on Monday.

[News24Wire] The body of a 10-year-old boy who disappeared last Tuesday - along with his friend who was found dead over the weekend - has been found in a canal in Bayhead, south of Durban, police said on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Axe Murder-Accused Van Breda Hospitalised for Seizure

[News24Wire] Triple murder accused Henri van Breda spent the weekend undergoing tests at a Cape Town hospital after he had a seizure on November 8, his defence lawyer told the Western Cape High Court on Monday.

[News24Wire] Triple murder accused Henri van Breda spent the weekend undergoing tests at a Cape Town hospital after he had a seizure on November 8, his defence lawyer told the Western Cape High Court on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Too Many Learners Forced to Suffer the Effects of the Lack of Scholar Transport

[DA] Today, DA Shadow Deputy Minister of Basic Education, Nomsa Marchesi MP, and DA Leader in the Free State Provincial Legislature, Roy Jankielsohn MPL, walked with learners from Bohlokong Township in Bethlehem to Arran Primary School to raise awarene…

[DA] Today, DA Shadow Deputy Minister of Basic Education, Nomsa Marchesi MP, and DA Leader in the Free State Provincial Legislature, Roy Jankielsohn MPL, walked with learners from Bohlokong Township in Bethlehem to Arran Primary School to raise awareness about the lack of scholar transport in the area.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Resignation of Michael Sachs Plunges the Budget Process Into Chaos in the Middle of a Fiscal Crisis

[DA] The Minister of Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation, Jeff Radebe, tried to reassure us that there was “nothing to fear” from the new “budget prioritisation framework” during his briefing following the medium-term budget policy statement on 26 Octo…

[DA] The Minister of Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation, Jeff Radebe, tried to reassure us that there was "nothing to fear" from the new "budget prioritisation framework" during his briefing following the medium-term budget policy statement on 26 October 2017 in Parliament.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa