Traditional Leaders Demand Equal Treatment

[New Zimbabwe] Chiefs in Matabeleland North have alleged that they were being side-lined from developmental projects despite them being custodians of natural resources in communities they lead.

[New Zimbabwe] Chiefs in Matabeleland North have alleged that they were being side-lined from developmental projects despite them being custodians of natural resources in communities they lead.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

PDP Will Be Laid to Rest Come July 14 – Lawmaker

[Vanguard] The Minority Leader of Ekiti State House of Assembly, Hon (Chief) Gboyega Aribisogan has said that the APC will celebrate the death of the PDP on election day after the defeat of the PDP.

[Vanguard] The Minority Leader of Ekiti State House of Assembly, Hon (Chief) Gboyega Aribisogan has said that the APC will celebrate the death of the PDP on election day after the defeat of the PDP.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Police Unit Not Ruling Out Syndicate in Attempted Cash-in-Transit Heist

[News24Wire] The Hawks have not ruled out a potentially well-oiled syndicate following an attempted robbery on a Fidelity cash-in-transit (CIT) van in Johannesburg on Wednesday night.

[News24Wire] The Hawks have not ruled out a potentially well-oiled syndicate following an attempted robbery on a Fidelity cash-in-transit (CIT) van in Johannesburg on Wednesday night.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Nigeria in Big Trouble As U.S.$8.9 Bn Fine Threatens Collapse of Economy

[Premium Times] Even as the Nigerian economy is struggling to maintain stability after managing a recovery last year from one of the worst recessions in its history, Nigeria appears to be sitting on a tinderbox that could wipe off a sizeable chunk of i…

[Premium Times] Even as the Nigerian economy is struggling to maintain stability after managing a recovery last year from one of the worst recessions in its history, Nigeria appears to be sitting on a tinderbox that could wipe off a sizeable chunk of its foreign reserves, derail the 2018 budget and plunge the economy back into recession.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigerians Protest to Yale University Over Racial Bias Against Lolade

[Premium Times] The Nigerian community in the U.S. have protested against the racial bias incident against a Nigerian, Lolade Siyonbola, a graduate student at the Yale University.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian community in the U.S. have protested against the racial bias incident against a Nigerian, Lolade Siyonbola, a graduate student at the Yale University.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Montsho Had Performance Anxiety – Psychologist

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The social media was abuzz after Botswana’s 400m Commonwealth Games gold medalist, Amantle Montsho froze in front of the International Working Group on Women and Sport (IWG) World Conference delegates.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The social media was abuzz after Botswana's 400m Commonwealth Games gold medalist, Amantle Montsho froze in front of the International Working Group on Women and Sport (IWG) World Conference delegates.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Bayelsa, APC Trade Blame Over Amassoma Killings

[Guardian] Yenagoa -The Bayelsa State government and the state chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday traded words over the unrest and killing of over eight persons in a protest that rocked the state-owned university town of Amassoma …

[Guardian] Yenagoa -The Bayelsa State government and the state chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday traded words over the unrest and killing of over eight persons in a protest that rocked the state-owned university town of Amassoma in Southern Ijaw Local Council.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

ANC Plans to Put Constitution to the Test By Expropriating Land Without Compensation

[Daily Maverick] The ANC’s land summit has recommended that the state begin expropriating land without compensation immediately to test the limits of Section 25 of the Constitution. The party’s national executive committee will consider the proposal wh…

[Daily Maverick] The ANC's land summit has recommended that the state begin expropriating land without compensation immediately to test the limits of Section 25 of the Constitution. The party's national executive committee will consider the proposal when it meets this weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa