Long walk of Nelson Mandela to freedom -Uzor Maxim Uzoatu

There are so many uninspiring tosh all over the place, so I have just decided to latch on to some inspiring stuff by recalling the legendary one named Nelson Mandela.  The great man wrote the book Long Walk to Freedom:…

*I’ll beat COVID-19, says Lagos health commissioner (Punch) *ASUU, NASU pledge support for new UNILAG acting VC (Tribune)

I’ll beat COVID-19, says Lagos health commissioner (Punch) Lagos Commissioner for Health, Akin Abayomi, says he is responding positively to treatment after testing positive for COVID-19. The state Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Gbenga Omotoso, had in a statement on…

South Africa’s election result had few surprises, except one rude awakening (QZ)

It is no surprise that the African National Congress emerged victorious in South Africa’s general election this week, but the changing profile of its rivals shows that political landscape of Africa’s most advanced economy is beginning to transform radically, to…

*Police say non-payment of allowances could jeopardise Lagos security (Guardian)*Ambode seeks prayers for Sanwo-Olu (Nation)

Police say non-payment of allowances could jeopardise Lagos security (Guardian) Policemen serving with Lagos Police Command are lamenting non-payment of allowances and running cost to ensure adequate security in the state. The officers accused Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of abandoning the…

South Africa election: ANC faces tough test 25 years after apartheid (BBC)

Anger over corruption, the faltering economy and land reform are key issues as South Africans vote in the sixth democratic national election since apartheid ended 25 years ago. Young people queuing to vote have been speaking of their difficulties in…

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