Gunmen Invade Catholic Church, Kill 47 in Anambra – Report

[This Day] Unknown gunmen Sunday morning invaded St. Philip’s Catholic Church, Ozubulu in Ekwusigo Local Government Area of Anambra State and opened fire on worshippers who had attended the morning mass.

[This Day] Unknown gunmen Sunday morning invaded St. Philip's Catholic Church, Ozubulu in Ekwusigo Local Government Area of Anambra State and opened fire on worshippers who had attended the morning mass.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Minister Lauds Police in Swift Arrest of Suspects in Racist Attack

[News24Wire] Minister of Police Fikile Mbalula has lauded the SA Police Service on their swift response and the subsequent arrest of four men who allegedly assaulted a man and his wife outside of a KFC in Pretoria last week.

[News24Wire] Minister of Police Fikile Mbalula has lauded the SA Police Service on their swift response and the subsequent arrest of four men who allegedly assaulted a man and his wife outside of a KFC in Pretoria last week.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

London IAAF World Championships – Three Nigerians Qualify for Women’s 400m

[Premium Times] Nigeria’s Yinka Ajayi, Patience Okon-George and Margaret Bamgbose have qualified for Monday’s women’s 400m semi-finals at the ongoing International Association of Athletics Federations, IAAF, World Championships in London.

[Premium Times] Nigeria's Yinka Ajayi, Patience Okon-George and Margaret Bamgbose have qualified for Monday's women's 400m semi-finals at the ongoing International Association of Athletics Federations, IAAF, World Championships in London.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

I’m Not Being Investigated, I Transformed Aviation Sector – Ex Minister Oduah

[Premium Times] A former Minister of Aviation, Stella Oduah, says she is unaware of any probe by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on any matter allegedly concerning her.

[Premium Times] A former Minister of Aviation, Stella Oduah, says she is unaware of any probe by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on any matter allegedly concerning her.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kipruto, Kemboi, Birech Reach Steeplechase Final

[Nation] Olympic gold medallist Conseslus Kipruto on Saturday led World champion Ezekiel Kemboi and the 2015 Diamond League Series winner Jairus Birech in qualifying for the 3,000m steeplechase final, keeping alive the country’s hopes of a podium sweep…

[Nation] Olympic gold medallist Conseslus Kipruto on Saturday led World champion Ezekiel Kemboi and the 2015 Diamond League Series winner Jairus Birech in qualifying for the 3,000m steeplechase final, keeping alive the country's hopes of a podium sweep at the World Championships.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Rugby – Kwagga to Face the Music Over Red Card

[News24Wire] Kwagga Smith will appear before a SANZAAR tribunal after receiving a red card in the Super Rugby final between the Lions and the Crusaders at Ellis Park on Saturday.

[News24Wire] Kwagga Smith will appear before a SANZAAR tribunal after receiving a red card in the Super Rugby final between the Lions and the Crusaders at Ellis Park on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa