Ogunlewe blames Asaba track for 100m failure, as South Africans dominate events
Nigeria’s hope of picking a medal in the men’s 100m at the ongoing Asaba 2018 African Senior Athletics Championships was dashed yesterday, as sprinter, Seye Ogunlewe failed to live up to expectations. Two South African athletes, Akani Simbine and Simon Magakwe won the gold and bronze medals in 10.25 seconds and 10.35 seconds respectively, while…
11 minibus taxi drivers shot dead in ambush
Eleven South African minibus taxi drivers were shot dead and four injured when unknown gunmen opened fire on their vehicle in KwaZulu Natal province, police said Sunday.
South Africa deports 90 Nigerians
DSP Joseph Alabi, the spokesman of the Lagos Airport Police Command confirmed the development to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos.
Strike threatens petrol shortages in South Africa
At least 20,000 South African petroleum industry workers went on strike Thursday, a union official said, warning that pumps at filling stations could run dry in about three days.