How a Soweto Father of Seven Became a Convicted Drug Smuggler

[News24Wire] On a Monday late last year, a father of seven who ran a transport company was approached by an acquaintance who asked him to drive a truck, which contained drugs, to Cape Town.

[News24Wire] On a Monday late last year, a father of seven who ran a transport company was approached by an acquaintance who asked him to drive a truck, which contained drugs, to Cape Town.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ikpeazu, PDP, ACF, Obaze, Ezeemo Extol Ekwueme’s Virtues

[Guardian] Awka, Kaduna, Umuahia, Abakaliki -More Nigerians and groups have extolled the virtues of the late former vice president, Dr. Alex Ekwueme, who died at the weekend in London during a brief illness.Abia State governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, describe…

[Guardian] Awka, Kaduna, Umuahia, Abakaliki -More Nigerians and groups have extolled the virtues of the late former vice president, Dr. Alex Ekwueme, who died at the weekend in London during a brief illness.Abia State governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, described the deceased as an elder statesman with large stock of wealth of wisdom, quality service and exemplary leadership.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mugabe Jumped Before He Was Pushed

[Daily Maverick] Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe jumped a moment before he was pushed. He realised that his impeachment was inevitable and imminent. Resignation was the less humiliating alternative to being fired by his own beloved Zanu-PF party.

[Daily Maverick] Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe jumped a moment before he was pushed. He realised that his impeachment was inevitable and imminent. Resignation was the less humiliating alternative to being fired by his own beloved Zanu-PF party.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Theresa May’s Statement on Mugabe’s Resignation

[PR Newswire] London -Prime Minister Theresa May said: “The resignation of Robert Mugabe provides Zimbabwe with an opportunity to forge a new path free of the oppression that characterised his rule. In recent days we have seen the desire of the Zimbabw…

[PR Newswire] London -Prime Minister Theresa May said: "The resignation of Robert Mugabe provides Zimbabwe with an opportunity to forge a new path free of the oppression that characterised his rule. In recent days we have seen the desire of the Zimbabwean people for free and fair elections and the opportunity to rebuild the country's economy under a legitimate government.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Finance Ministry Reveals Key Guidelines for Budget of 2018

[SNA] Khartoum -The Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning has revealed that the key guide of the fiscal year 2018 budget would be the rationalization of government spending and resources orientation towards both productive and basic services sectors.

[SNA] Khartoum -The Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning has revealed that the key guide of the fiscal year 2018 budget would be the rationalization of government spending and resources orientation towards both productive and basic services sectors.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Bin Hilal – Celebration of Islamic Capitals Revival for Its History, Nation’s Brighter Future

[SNA] Khartoum -The Undersecretary of the Omani Ministry of Heritage and Culture, representative of Minister Haitham Bin Tariq, indicated that the supreme goal of the celebration of Islamic capitals is a revival for its history, civilization and its cu…

[SNA] Khartoum -The Undersecretary of the Omani Ministry of Heritage and Culture, representative of Minister Haitham Bin Tariq, indicated that the supreme goal of the celebration of Islamic capitals is a revival for its history, civilization and its cultural contributions as a joint heritage of humanity for the building of a brighter future for the Islamic nation.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Al – Teujeri – Islamic Joint Action Necessary for Confronting Challenges

[SNA] Khartoum -The Secretary General of the Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization – ISESCO, dr. Abdul Aziz Osman al- Teujeri indicated that the auspices of the President of the Republic to the conference of the Islamic world states…

[SNA] Khartoum -The Secretary General of the Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization - ISESCO, dr. Abdul Aziz Osman al- Teujeri indicated that the auspices of the President of the Republic to the conference of the Islamic world states underlines his support to the Islamic action, and the establishment of the Islamic solidarity, lauding the support of the Sudan's government to the organization, and its civilized mission, calling on the leaders of the Islamic states for the necessity of the joint Islamic w

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan