Africa

South Africa Deports Zimbabweans

Zimbabwe and South Africa will this week hold an urgent meeting to discuss the impending deportation of thousands of Zimbabweans following the scrapping of a special dispensation last week, it has been learnt. The South African cabinet last week approved a proposal to scrap a special dispensation for Zimbabweans and gave the nod to resume […]

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The Jostle to Succeed Bukola Saraki Intensifies

The silence which has pervaded the political scene in Kwara State has been broken, as posters of various gubernatorial aspirants have now begun to flood Ilorin, the Kwara State capital. For some time only posters of Senator Gbemisola Ruqayyah Saraki could be prominently seen within the Ilorin metropolis, leaving many observers to wonder where the […]

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Worried about harassment and torture of residents and land owners in Igbo-Olomu

A community leader and estate agent, Chief Mutairu Owoeye, has sent a Save-Our Soul (SOS) to Governors Babatunde Fashola of Lagos State and his Ogun State counterpart, Gbenga Daniel, to put adequate security measures in place to safeguard the lives of innocent people that are being subjected to daily suffering. Describing the situation in Igbo-Olomu, […]

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Gov Fashola swears in 7 new high court judges

GOVERNOR Babatunde Fashola of Lagos State, on Thursday, swore in seven new high court judges. The new judges are Justices Marian Emeya, Ibironke Harrison, Christopher Balogun, Kafeel Dawodu, Latifat Oluyemi, Latifat Folami and Olubunmi Femi-Adeniyi. Fashola said that with the swearing-in of the five female and two male judges, the Lagos High Court currently has […]