University Students Help Rural Learners Stay in School

[GroundUp] Last week, GroundUp accompanied four Durban University of Technology (DUT) students as they set out in the pouring rain from Indumiso campus in Pietermaritzburg for Bhekuximba High School. It is a 55km drive ending in a slippery gravel road …

[GroundUp] Last week, GroundUp accompanied four Durban University of Technology (DUT) students as they set out in the pouring rain from Indumiso campus in Pietermaritzburg for Bhekuximba High School. It is a 55km drive ending in a slippery gravel road that passes many small rondavel homes. The school has a few broken windows.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Wanyama Tops Foreign Legion Named for Friendlies

[Nation] Harambee Stars coach Stanley Okumbi has named a contingent of 12 foreign based players who will link up with their local counterparts for next week’s two international friendly matches.

[Nation] Harambee Stars coach Stanley Okumbi has named a contingent of 12 foreign based players who will link up with their local counterparts for next week's two international friendly matches.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Oyegun, Amaechi Lead Dignitaries to Receive Buhari At Benin Airport

[Vanguard] Chief John Odigie, National Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC) is leading other dignitaries to receive President Muhammadu Buhari, who is starting a two-days visit to the state, at the Benin Airport.

[Vanguard] Chief John Odigie, National Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC) is leading other dignitaries to receive President Muhammadu Buhari, who is starting a two-days visit to the state, at the Benin Airport.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Land Grab’ Case Against Opposition Leader Postponed

[News24Wire] The case against Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema for allegedly urging his supporters to invade land was postponed in the Newcastle Magistrate’s Court on Monday.

[News24Wire] The case against Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema for allegedly urging his supporters to invade land was postponed in the Newcastle Magistrate's Court on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Major Breakthrough By the Provincial Tracking Team

[SAPS] An intelligence-led operation conducted by members of the Provincial Tracking Team, Crime Intelligence and Polokwane TRT yielded success when three members of an alleged crime syndicate were arrested for the possession of unlicensed firearms and…

[SAPS] An intelligence-led operation conducted by members of the Provincial Tracking Team, Crime Intelligence and Polokwane TRT yielded success when three members of an alleged crime syndicate were arrested for the possession of unlicensed firearms and ammunition and possession of explosives at Attock outside Burgersfort over the past weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Buhari’s Anti-Corruption Campaign Will Help Tackle Recession – Clerics

[Vanguard] Some clerics have described the ongoing anti-corruption crusade of President Muhammadu Buhari as the only way to bring the country out of the current economic recession.

[Vanguard] Some clerics have described the ongoing anti-corruption crusade of President Muhammadu Buhari as the only way to bring the country out of the current economic recession.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria