Enugu govt bans scavengers, cart pushers, commences enforcement

Concerned about the growing security threats posed by the activities of scavengers and cart pushers, the Enugu State government has restated its ban on their operations, warning that scavengers and cart pushers caught would be prosecuted. The reaffirmation of the proscription of the scavengers and their activities popularly called, “Iron Condemn” in local parlance, was…

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How banditry, insecurity can be addressed in northern Nigeria – Zulum

Infrastructural development, educational reform, healthcare enhancement, empowerment, and job creation have been identified as some of the measures that can be taken by the government to address lingering insecurity in parts of northern Nigeria. Borno State Governor, Babagana Umara Zulum, suggested in a keynote address at the 10th Annual Sir Ahmadu Bello Memorial Lecture and…

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South Africa: President Cyril Ramaphosa comments ICJ ruling on Gaza

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa said Israel’s alleged crimes against Palestinians in Gaza have been “laid bare” in the International Court of Justice’s ruling on Friday. Ramaphosa also said his country, which lodged the genocide case against Israel at the top U.N. court, is happy that “the Palestinian people’s cries for justice have been heeded…

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Italian PM reveals “Mattei Plan” for African development ahead of Italy-Africa Summit

On the 28th and 29th of January, the Italian government will hold the much-anticipated Africa summit. Over 50 delegations, mainly from African countries, as well as EU leaders and representatives of international organizations, will arrive in the Italian capital for the occasion. The purpose of the conference is to present Italy’s strategic plan that aims…

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“The Underdoggs”: Snoop Dogg’s cinematic exploration of community, football, and family Bonds

In his latest cinematic venture, “The Underdoggs,” Snoop Dogg explores the profound theme of building a resilient community that evolves into a close-knit family. Speaking about Charles Stone III’s R-rated comedy, the rapper emphasized the diversity of personalities and unique stories that each character brings to the film, which is set to be available for…

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