Governor Says to Count On Youth to Develop Province

[ANGOP] Sumbe -The coastal Cuanza Sul province Governor Eusebio de Brito Texeira said Tuesday in Sumbe that he will count on Youth participation as a spring board that will lead to major social, political and economic transformations in the province.

[ANGOP] Sumbe -The coastal Cuanza Sul province Governor Eusebio de Brito Texeira said Tuesday in Sumbe that he will count on Youth participation as a spring board that will lead to major social, political and economic transformations in the province.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Security Readiness for the Memorial Service and Funeral of Ms Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

[SAPS] Pretoria -Since the passing of Ms Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, the National Joint Operational and Intelligence Structures (NATJOINTS) has been meeting regularly in preparation for the memorial service as well as the funeral scheduled to take place…

[SAPS] Pretoria -Since the passing of Ms Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, the National Joint Operational and Intelligence Structures (NATJOINTS) has been meeting regularly in preparation for the memorial service as well as the funeral scheduled to take place on 11 April and 14 April 2018 respectively at Orlando Stadium in Soweto.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Man Who Drove Winnie to See Madiba Recalls Taking Many Risks

[News24Wire] He used to drive Winnie Madikizela-Mandela from Brandfort to the airport in Bloemfontein for the many trips she used to take to visit her husband, former president Nelson Mandela, on Robben Island. And he recalls taking many risks.

[News24Wire] He used to drive Winnie Madikizela-Mandela from Brandfort to the airport in Bloemfontein for the many trips she used to take to visit her husband, former president Nelson Mandela, on Robben Island. And he recalls taking many risks.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Lagos Records 1,315 Armed Robberies, 392 Kidnappings in Four Years

[Guardian] Between 2014 till date, a total of 1,315 armed robbery attacks, 359 cult-related cases and 392 kidnapping cases were recorded in Lagos State, the state’s Commissioner of Police, Mr. Imohimi Edgal, has revealed.

[Guardian] Between 2014 till date, a total of 1,315 armed robbery attacks, 359 cult-related cases and 392 kidnapping cases were recorded in Lagos State, the state's Commissioner of Police, Mr. Imohimi Edgal, has revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

20 Private Refinery Licences Expire for Non-Activity

[Guardian] Twenty of the 43 licences granted by the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) to set up private refineries in Nigeria have expired without going beyond the initial level of Licence to Establish (LTE).

[Guardian] Twenty of the 43 licences granted by the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) to set up private refineries in Nigeria have expired without going beyond the initial level of Licence to Establish (LTE).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Book Extract – Sorry, Not Sorry – Experiences of a Brown Woman in a White South Africa

[Daily Maverick] In Sorry, Not Sorry, HAJI MOHAMED DAWJEE pulls no punches when examining the social landscape: from arguing why she’d rather deal with an open racist than some liberal white people, to drawing on her own experience to convince readers …

[Daily Maverick] In Sorry, Not Sorry, HAJI MOHAMED DAWJEE pulls no punches when examining the social landscape: from arguing why she'd rather deal with an open racist than some liberal white people, to drawing on her own experience to convince readers that joining a cult is never a good idea. In this extract she wonders what it would feel like to move through life as a white person.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

The Land Use Decree, 40 Years On!

[Guardian] On the 29th of March 2018 the Land Use Decree known as Decree 6 of 1978 promulgated by the General Olusegun Obasanjo’s regime was 40 years. Barely a year later, the decree was made part of the Nigerian constitution before the hand over to th…

[Guardian] On the 29th of March 2018 the Land Use Decree known as Decree 6 of 1978 promulgated by the General Olusegun Obasanjo's regime was 40 years. Barely a year later, the decree was made part of the Nigerian constitution before the hand over to the civilian Government of Alhaji Shehu Shagari and therefore became an Act. As a student of the University of Ife now Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), I wrote an article on the decree which was published by the Nigerian Tribune on May 12 and 13, 1978. I had expressed my

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Our Story – Ondo Government

[Guardian] Following the spates of protests that have greeted the increase in tuition recently announced by the governing council of Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko (AAUA), Ondo State government, on Tuesday, came out with its position on the …

[Guardian] Following the spates of protests that have greeted the increase in tuition recently announced by the governing council of Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko (AAUA), Ondo State government, on Tuesday, came out with its position on the contentious subject.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria