Africa

Nigeria | Politician and journalist killed in robbery

By Zakiya Afzani Presidential biographer and former politician Onukaba has been killed in a robbery in Nigeria Adinoyi Ojo Onukaba, the biographer to former President of Nigeria, Obasanjo and a former governorship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kogi State, Nigeria has been killed in a car accident. Onukaba…



South Africa deploys army to parliament

By Saila Safwana South Africa deploys army to parliament   South Africa’s President, Jacob Zuma, 74, has approved the deployment of the South African army to parliament. The deployment of the military is to maintain peace and order during the annual opening of the nation’s parliament for the new political…


South Africa | Oscar Pistorius family home raided

By Olu Mwingi The family home of Paralympic Medalist Oscar Pistorius has been raided at gun point.   Lois Pistorius, 59, the aunt of Oscar Pistorius whom he called “mum” and with whom he lived whilst on bail, wife to the uncle who acted as his spokes person during his…