Daily Archives: February 17, 2018

Suicide Bombers Kill 18 in Nigeria Market

Three suicide bombers killed 18 people in the northeast Nigerian city of Maiduguri, capital of the state worst hit by the Boko Haram insurgency, its police commissioner said Saturday.

Nobody has claimed responsibility for the …

Head of Britain’s Far-Right Party Ousted

Henry Bolton, ousted Saturday as leader of Britain’s far-right United Kingdom Independence Party over a racism scandal involving his former girlfriend, said it would be “very difficult” for the party to survive its current leadership …

President Cyril Ramaphosa to attend Armed Forces Inter-Faith Service

Kimberley � President Cyril Ramaphosa will on Sunday, 18 February 2018, attend the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) Inter-Faith Service at the Mittah Seperepere Convention Centre in Kimberley, Northern Cape.

The Armed Forces Inter-Faith …

XI CONGRATULATES RAMAPHOSA ON ELECTION, CALLS FOR CLOSER CHINA-S. AFRICA TIES

BEIJING, China- Chinese President, Xi Jinping, on Friday, extended congratulations to Cyril Ramaphosa, on the latter’s election as South African president.

In his congratulatory message, Xi called Ramaphosa an old friend of the Chinese people, …

PROFILE: SOUTH AFRICA’S NEW PRESIDENT CYRIL RAMAPHOSA

BEIJING, China- Cyril Ramaphosa, the fifth and current president of South Africa, took office, Thursday, in a parliamentary vote. He is preceded by Jacob Zuma, who announced his immediate resignation, late Wednesday, on orders from …