Missing Policeman Found Dead

[Vanguard] Makurdi -One of the four police officers declared missing by the Benue State Police Command, after being ambushed by suspected herdsmen at Azege village, Ayilamo in Logo Local Government Area of the state, has been found dead.

[Vanguard] Makurdi -One of the four police officers declared missing by the Benue State Police Command, after being ambushed by suspected herdsmen at Azege village, Ayilamo in Logo Local Government Area of the state, has been found dead.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

2019 – Go Home and Rest, After Failing Nigerians Woefully, Junaid Tells Buhari

[Vanguard] Abuja -Second Republic lawmaker, Dr. Junaid Mohammed, yesterday, pleaded with President Muhammadu Buhari to take a dignified exit from governance and return home to take care of his troubling health and save Nigeria from further woes arising…

[Vanguard] Abuja -Second Republic lawmaker, Dr. Junaid Mohammed, yesterday, pleaded with President Muhammadu Buhari to take a dignified exit from governance and return home to take care of his troubling health and save Nigeria from further woes arising from his inability to hold the country together.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

World Champion Caster Semenya Eyes 1000 Metre Race

[News24Wire] South Africa’s double Olympic and Triple World Champion, Caster Semenya will tow the line in the 1000m, a rarely run event on the track, at Tuks Stadium (Tshwane) on Thursday, March 8 in the second of three Athletix Grand Prix Meetings.

[News24Wire] South Africa's double Olympic and Triple World Champion, Caster Semenya will tow the line in the 1000m, a rarely run event on the track, at Tuks Stadium (Tshwane) on Thursday, March 8 in the second of three Athletix Grand Prix Meetings.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mombasa Wins Junior Tourney in Rwanda

[Nation] Victorious Mombasa County Taekwondo team has set its sights on more glory after winning the BlueSky Junior Taekwondo Championship at Amahoro Stadium in Kigali at the weekend.

[Nation] Victorious Mombasa County Taekwondo team has set its sights on more glory after winning the BlueSky Junior Taekwondo Championship at Amahoro Stadium in Kigali at the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Judiciary to Try Over 100 Cases in Weeklong Anti-Graft Campaign

[New Times] Courts around the country will carry out mass trials of corruption related cases as part of an ongoing anti-corruption drive in the judiciary which was launched yesterday.

[New Times] Courts around the country will carry out mass trials of corruption related cases as part of an ongoing anti-corruption drive in the judiciary which was launched yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Team Rwanda Eye Historic Win in Key Continental Race

[New Times] Following their recent triumphant performance at several international competitions, Team Rwanda will be targeting a historic feat at this year’s 14th edition of African Continental Road Cycling Championships, according to two-time medal wi…

[New Times] Following their recent triumphant performance at several international competitions, Team Rwanda will be targeting a historic feat at this year's 14th edition of African Continental Road Cycling Championships, according to two-time medal winner Valens Ndayisenga.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Fresh Scandal in Prime Minister’s Office

[Monitor] Kampala -The Office of the Prime Minister (OPM), caught in the murky waters of a deepening refugee scandal, is once again in the eye of the storm as security operatives corner top government officials, who are accused of buying a wetland with…

[Monitor] Kampala -The Office of the Prime Minister (OPM), caught in the murky waters of a deepening refugee scandal, is once again in the eye of the storm as security operatives corner top government officials, who are accused of buying a wetland with a forged land title at Shs8b.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Senegal’s Rappers Continue to ‘Cry From the Heart’ for a More Just Society

[The Conversation Africa] American musicians were once integral to political activism. The 1963 March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom is recognised as a seminal moment in American history and a triumph for nonviolent resistance. Harry Belafonte, the…

[The Conversation Africa] American musicians were once integral to political activism. The 1963 March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom is recognised as a seminal moment in American history and a triumph for nonviolent resistance. Harry Belafonte, then a 36-year-old superstar of music, television and film, was at the forefront, serving as a confidant to Martin Luther King and helping to bankroll the Black Freedom Movement. Today few American artists seem willing to take such an active role in political struggles.

source: AllAfrica News: Senegal