Botswana Athletes in Visa Hitch, As Warri Relays/CAA Grand Prix Holds in Ozoro

[Guardian] Botswana’s star-studded team were delayed at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport in Lagos yesterday on its way to Delta State for the 2017 edition of Warri Relays/CAA Grand Prix, which holds today at the Delta State Polytechnic Stadiu…

[Guardian] Botswana's star-studded team were delayed at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport in Lagos yesterday on its way to Delta State for the 2017 edition of Warri Relays/CAA Grand Prix, which holds today at the Delta State Polytechnic Stadium, Ozoro. Over 200 athletes from different parts of Africa are attending the one-day event.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Security Guards Demand to Be In-Sourced By Tshwane

[News24Wire] Hundreds of security guards marched to Tshwane House in Pretoria CBD on Monday, demanding that City of Tshwane Mayor Solly Msimanga permanently employ 3 000 security guards and end outsourcing.

[News24Wire] Hundreds of security guards marched to Tshwane House in Pretoria CBD on Monday, demanding that City of Tshwane Mayor Solly Msimanga permanently employ 3 000 security guards and end outsourcing.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

SAHRC Condemns Deputy Police Minister’s ‘Xenophobic’ Comments

[News24Wire] The South African Human Rights’ Commission (SAHRC) on Monday strongly condemned alleged xenophobic comments by Deputy Police Minister Bongani Mkongi, as it has the potential of fuelling anti-immigrant sentiments.

[News24Wire] The South African Human Rights' Commission (SAHRC) on Monday strongly condemned alleged xenophobic comments by Deputy Police Minister Bongani Mkongi, as it has the potential of fuelling anti-immigrant sentiments.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

MTN Empowers Youths With Musical Skills

[Guardian] Telecommunications giant, MTN, has honed the musical talents of 26 youths through its foundation (MTNF) in partnership with the Musical Society of Nigeria (MUSON).

[Guardian] Telecommunications giant, MTN, has honed the musical talents of 26 youths through its foundation (MTNF) in partnership with the Musical Society of Nigeria (MUSON).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ibadan Master Plan to End Flooding Ready – Ajimobi

[Guardian] Ibadan -Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi, yesterday said the state government would leave no stone unturned to end natural disasters, especially flooding, occasioned by haphazard building of structures in Ibadan.

[Guardian] Ibadan -Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi, yesterday said the state government would leave no stone unturned to end natural disasters, especially flooding, occasioned by haphazard building of structures in Ibadan.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Fact Sheet – the State of South Africa’s Prisons

[Daily Maverick] South Africa’s most famous ex-prisoner wrote in his autobiography that “no one truly knows a nation until one has been inside its jails”. In this fact sheet, we provide data to show what’s going on inside South African prisons.

[Daily Maverick] South Africa's most famous ex-prisoner wrote in his autobiography that "no one truly knows a nation until one has been inside its jails". In this fact sheet, we provide data to show what's going on inside South African prisons.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa