Gasenyi Evicted Residents Remind Environment Minister That They Are Leading Miserable Life

[Iwacu] Since their eviction in April 2017, former inhabitants of Gasenyi quarter have not yet been relocated. They have staged a sit in this 16 January 2018 in front of the office of the ministry of environment to remind the minister that they are sti…

[Iwacu] Since their eviction in April 2017, former inhabitants of Gasenyi quarter have not yet been relocated. They have staged a sit in this 16 January 2018 in front of the office of the ministry of environment to remind the minister that they are still leading a perilous life.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Police Arrest Muslim Cleric With Human Parts

[Vanguard] Officers of the Lagos State Police Command on Tuesday arrested an Islamic cleric, Alfa Kayode Abdul-Fatai in Alakuko area of the State for being in illegal possession of human parts including a female private organ.

[Vanguard] Officers of the Lagos State Police Command on Tuesday arrested an Islamic cleric, Alfa Kayode Abdul-Fatai in Alakuko area of the State for being in illegal possession of human parts including a female private organ.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

About 250 People Claim Compensations Over Lands Taken By Government in Kamenge

[Iwacu] After 17 years, residents of Mirango I and II and Gituro zone of Kamenge neighborhood in the northern part of Bujumbura Capital are still claiming compensations after they lost their lands in 1999.

[Iwacu] After 17 years, residents of Mirango I and II and Gituro zone of Kamenge neighborhood in the northern part of Bujumbura Capital are still claiming compensations after they lost their lands in 1999.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Farmers Assured On Reopening of Abattoirs

[New Era] Rundu -The Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry has not been resting on its laurels as it has been working tirelessly capitalising on the country’s comparative advantage in the production of quality livestock and livestock products whi…

[New Era] Rundu -The Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry has not been resting on its laurels as it has been working tirelessly capitalising on the country's comparative advantage in the production of quality livestock and livestock products which has created a high demand from other countries to consume and buy Namibian meat products.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Woman With Hepatitis E Infection Thought Sickness Was Pregnancy

[New Era] Windhoek -Initially, 22-year-old Emilia Indongo thought she was pregnant when she started feeling dizzy, weak, nauseous and started vomiting on Christmas Eve. It was only after 10 days of medical tests, including pregnancy tests, that she was…

[New Era] Windhoek -Initially, 22-year-old Emilia Indongo thought she was pregnant when she started feeling dizzy, weak, nauseous and started vomiting on Christmas Eve. It was only after 10 days of medical tests, including pregnancy tests, that she was told she is infected with hepatitis E. In the weeks of medical tests a weak Indongo shuttled between her home and hospital, while enduring episodes of vomiting and lying helpless in her bed.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Okandjira Communal Garden Delivers the Goods

[New Era] Windhoek -The organic communal garden at Okandjira settlement in Otozondjupa region is producing healthy vegetables for domestic consumption and the surplus is sold, giving members of this garden good income.

[New Era] Windhoek -The organic communal garden at Okandjira settlement in Otozondjupa region is producing healthy vegetables for domestic consumption and the surplus is sold, giving members of this garden good income.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Drama As PDP Senators Block Colleague’s Defection to APC

[Premium Times] A mild drama ensued at the Senate on Wednesday as Senators of the Peoples’ Democratic Party prevented their colleague representing Ebonyi South, Sonni Ogbuoji, from defecting to the All Progressives Congress, APC.

[Premium Times] A mild drama ensued at the Senate on Wednesday as Senators of the Peoples' Democratic Party prevented their colleague representing Ebonyi South, Sonni Ogbuoji, from defecting to the All Progressives Congress, APC.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

EFF and H&M – History Has Taught Us That Violence Only Perpetuates Violence

[Daily Maverick] The EFF’s inclination to resort to superficial remedies to the deeply entrenched issues facing our country is proof that it does not have the political maturity to advance democratic processes.

[Daily Maverick] The EFF's inclination to resort to superficial remedies to the deeply entrenched issues facing our country is proof that it does not have the political maturity to advance democratic processes.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Cosatu Members Willing to Drive Trains On Central Lines in Western Cape

[COSATU] COSATU members are concerned about the commuters from Mitchell’s Plain and Khayelitsha, who are suffering because of the termination of the services. The federation demands that the management of Metro Rail urgently engages with the drivers an…

[COSATU] COSATU members are concerned about the commuters from Mitchell's Plain and Khayelitsha, who are suffering because of the termination of the services. The federation demands that the management of Metro Rail urgently engages with the drivers and our affiliate SATAWU for a solution. We already have members of COSATU who have made it clear that they are willing to drive ob Central lines. We need that service restored as soon as possible.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa