Ramaphosa’s Fight Against Unemployment Begins At Home

[News24Wire] They say charity begins at home, and it appears that President Cyril Ramaphosa is intent on proving just that by fast tracking his promise to uplift South Africa by tackling unemployment.

[News24Wire] They say charity begins at home, and it appears that President Cyril Ramaphosa is intent on proving just that by fast tracking his promise to uplift South Africa by tackling unemployment.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Biafra – Court Okays Separate Trial for Nnamdi Kanu, Co-Defendants

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, on Tuesday, okayed separate trial for the ‘missing’ leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mr. Nnamdi Kanu.

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, on Tuesday, okayed separate trial for the 'missing' leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mr. Nnamdi Kanu.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Don’t Go Ahead of Yourselves’ – Ramaphosa to Opposition On New Cabinet

[News24Wire] President Cyril Ramaphosa has reined in opposition demands of a prospective Cabinet reshuffle, saying an announcement on a new Cabinet will be made by him “at the appropriate time”.

[News24Wire] President Cyril Ramaphosa has reined in opposition demands of a prospective Cabinet reshuffle, saying an announcement on a new Cabinet will be made by him "at the appropriate time".

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Expert Calls for Nigeria’s Participation in $75bn Global Hides, Skin Market

[Vanguard] Oseloka Obaze, a policy expert, on Tuesday in Awka called on the Federal Government to seek the nation’s participation in $75 billion global hides and skin market.

[Vanguard] Oseloka Obaze, a policy expert, on Tuesday in Awka called on the Federal Government to seek the nation's participation in $75 billion global hides and skin market.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Yobe Attack – ‘Many Girls Are Missing’ – Escapee Schoolgirl

[Premium Times] Aishatu Abdullahi, one of the schoolgirls that escaped Boko Haram’s Monday night attack on Dapchi town of Yobe State, has said it was not all of the students that were so lucky.

[Premium Times] Aishatu Abdullahi, one of the schoolgirls that escaped Boko Haram's Monday night attack on Dapchi town of Yobe State, has said it was not all of the students that were so lucky.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Emir Sanusi Gets New Appointment

[Premium Times] Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has appointed the Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, to chair the newly inaugurated Kano Investment Advisory Committee.

[Premium Times] Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has appointed the Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, to chair the newly inaugurated Kano Investment Advisory Committee.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Black Panther – Africans Can Project No Limits to Their Potential

[New Times] My friend who’d bought a ticket to go see Black Panther was told by her sneaky 12 year old that the film was about a comic superhero. She gave him the ticket instead. She should have gone to see the film with her son, I said to her, just to…

[New Times] My friend who'd bought a ticket to go see Black Panther was told by her sneaky 12 year old that the film was about a comic superhero. She gave him the ticket instead. She should have gone to see the film with her son, I said to her, just to see the look in the eyes of a 12 year old black, African boy, all mesmerised by a mighty king, an elegant prince, a superhero with superpowers who looks like him, lives in a place that looks like his home and has a brilliant, talkative sister, just like his...

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Love of Power Vs Power of Love – a Tale of Two Stories – Inxeba and Black Panther

[Daily Maverick] If a movie’s success is its audience’s agreement that it’s delivered on its makers’ artistic promises, then the respective viewers of Inxeba and Black Panther seem to have started this year on a cultural high note. So why, in the absen…

[Daily Maverick] If a movie's success is its audience's agreement that it's delivered on its makers' artistic promises, then the respective viewers of Inxeba and Black Panther seem to have started this year on a cultural high note. So why, in the absence of complaints from its actual intended audiences, has the Films and Publications Board upgraded Inxeba (or downgraded it, depending on your perspective) to an X-rating?

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa