Wednesday, 15 April 2015

African immigrants now living in SA Police station following Xenophobic attacks

African immigrants and their children pictured in a South African police station today where they are taking refuge following a string of Xenophobic attacks in the country. 

Meet the strangers who are so alike they could be identical twins

They look like twins but 26 year old Niamh Geaney (left) and Karen Branigan (right), both from Ireland are total strangers.

Fallout of xenophobic attacks, Nigerians arm themselves in Durban

Foreign-owned shops close in Joburg amid fears of attacks...

According to reports by SA media, a number of shops owned by foreigners have closed their shops in the Johannesburg CBD area after allegedly receiving threats from a mob.

17-Year Old Girl Kills Childhood Friend Over Slight Argument In Lagos Nigeria

From Vanguard;

“Lawrence is my friend; we grew up together and have lived in the same environment from as far back as I can remember.

Percy Sledge, singer of 'When A Man Loves A Woman', dies at 73

The singer of one of the most iconic songs the world has ever heard 'When A Man Loves A Woman', Percy Sledge, has died. The Legendary soul singer died today April 14th at his home in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He was 73 years old.

Missin Orekoya boys found, back home with their parents

The three Orekoya boys, Aderomola Orekoya, 11 months, Adedamola Orekoya, 4 years and Demola Orekoya, 6 years, who were kidnapped by their 23 year old nanny, Mary Akinloye, on April 8th have been found. Their mother took to her Facebook wall to share the good news. But the family didn't say how they were able to get the children back or if they paid a ransom. We thank God they are back!

Four drug traffickers excrete 171 wraps of cocaine

Four drug traffickers Ejiofor Eliezer (46), Obah Francis (30), Akpa Sobuzochukwu (27) and 36-year-old Ike Okechukwu all pictured above have been arrested by officials of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, after they excreted 171 wraps of drug that tested positive for cocaine at the Muritala Mohammed International Airport.