By THANDISIZWE MGUDLWA South African Deputy President David Mabuza and Leader of Government Business on August 28, updated the National Assembly on Government’s efforts in building the township economy. The government has said that the broader aim is to enhance economic growth and the revised strategies to intensify human resource development in Mzansi, through developing … [Read more...] about Mabuza takes township economic growth to heart
The Federal Government has approved the sack of all the directors in the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) with immediate effect. All nine directors were dismissed by the Minister of State for Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika. Those affected are: Alhaji Salawu Ozigi (Director of Finance and Accounts), Dr. Joyce Nkemakolam (Director of Aerodrome and Airspace Standards), … [Read more...] about Nigerian Federal Government sacks all NCAA Directors
Is Romeo Okwara the new Nigerian nightmare in the National Football League? Born of Nigerian parentage in Charlotte, NC, Okwara is the undrafted DE for the New York Giants, and with the 6 ft 5 inblocking of a punt last week, he is already being touted as a force to reckon with in the NFL. Okwara is only 21 years old (June 17, 1995) and … [Read more...] about ROMEO OKWARA: A NEW NIGERIAN NIGHTMARE IN THE NFL?
National Mall Washington, D.C. 11:55 A.M. EDT THE PRESIDENT: James Baldwin once wrote, “For while the tale of how we suffer, and how we are delighted, and how we may triumph is never new, it always must be heard.” For while the tale of how we suffer, and how we are delighted, and how we may triumph is never new, it always must be … [Read more...] about FULL TEXT OF REMARKS BY PRESIDENT OBAMA AT THE DEDICATION OF THE NATIONAL MUSEUM OF AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY AND CULTURE