MEC Paul Mashatile Intervenes in Mogale City Council’s Unfortunate Incidents

[SA Govt] MEC for Cooperative Governance, Traditional Affairs and Human Settlements, Paul Mashatile, has noted with grave concern the recent developments in the Mogale City Council that culminated into the removal of the Council Speaker and abolition o…

[SA Govt] MEC for Cooperative Governance, Traditional Affairs and Human Settlements, Paul Mashatile, has noted with grave concern the recent developments in the Mogale City Council that culminated into the removal of the Council Speaker and abolition of the Chief Whip's position.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Kuruman Under Quarantine for Suspected African Horse Sickness

[News24Wire] The Northern Cape town of Kuruman, and surrounding areas, have been placed under quarantine after a suspected case of African horse sickness was reported in the John Taolo District Municipality, the provincial Agriculture, Land Reform and …

[News24Wire] The Northern Cape town of Kuruman, and surrounding areas, have been placed under quarantine after a suspected case of African horse sickness was reported in the John Taolo District Municipality, the provincial Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development Department said on Monday.

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Jammeh Gets Ecowas Deadline – Step Down Midnight Tomorrow or Face Forceful Ejection

[This Day] Abuja -The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has given the embattled President of The Gambia, Mr. Yahya Jammeh, till midnight tomorrow to vacate office and hand over power to the country’s President-Elect, Mr. Adama Barrow, …

[This Day] Abuja -The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has given the embattled President of The Gambia, Mr. Yahya Jammeh, till midnight tomorrow to vacate office and hand over power to the country's President-Elect, Mr. Adama Barrow, or be ousted by force, THISDAY has learnt.

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Oil Prices Drop As Doubts Over Output Cuts Mount

[Vanguard] Oil prices slipped yesterday over doubts that large oil producers will reduce production as promised and on expectations that United States production would increase again this year.

[Vanguard] Oil prices slipped yesterday over doubts that large oil producers will reduce production as promised and on expectations that United States production would increase again this year.

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Osinbajo in N-Delta – Ijaw, Itsekiri Differ On Maritime Varsity Site

[Vanguard] It was a hectic one-day visit to Delta State for Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, as he witnessed the explosive nature of the region, yesterday, with the Ijaw and Itsekiri ethnic groups disagreeing on the ownership of the site of the Nig…

[Vanguard] It was a hectic one-day visit to Delta State for Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, as he witnessed the explosive nature of the region, yesterday, with the Ijaw and Itsekiri ethnic groups disagreeing on the ownership of the site of the Nigerian Maritime University, NMU, Okerenkoko, whose take-off is a major demand by the Ijaw of Gbaramatu Kingdom.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Again, Suicide Bombers Strike Unimaid, Kill Professor, 5 Others

[This Day] The serenity of the University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID), Maiduguri, Borno State was shattered in the early hours of yesterday morning as three suicide bombers, suspected to be agents of the insurgency group, Boko Haram, invaded its campus and …

[This Day] The serenity of the University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID), Maiduguri, Borno State was shattered in the early hours of yesterday morning as three suicide bombers, suspected to be agents of the insurgency group, Boko Haram, invaded its campus and detonated two bombs that killed six persons, including a lecturer in the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Prof. Aliyu Mani.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria