Nigeria: Xenophobic Attacks – Ruling Party Wants South African Firms Nationalised

[Daily Trust] The National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has advised the federal government to take steps to nationalise all South African companies operating in Nigeria to protest the xenophobic attacks on Nigerians.

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Africa: Anti-Revolutionary Forces Dividing Africa, ANC – Magashule

[News24Wire] While ANC secretary general Ace Magashule described the ongoing spate of violent protests in parts of the country as criminality – not xenophobia – he warned that “anti-revolutionaries” were using tribalism to pit Africans against one another.

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Nigeria: APC Screens Lokpobiri, 6 Others for Bayelsa Governorship

[Daily Trust] Yenagoa -The National Screening Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has screened the immediate past Minister of State for Agriculture, Senator Heineken Lokpobiri, the ex-Cross River State Resident Electoral Commissioner of the Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) Mr Frankland Briyai, and three other governorship aspirants of the party for the August 29 Bayelsa State governorship primary of the party slated for Yenagoa, the state capital.

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