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Meningitis outbreak in Nigeria kills 269 people Wednesday, 29 Mar 2017

ABUJA (Reuters) - An outbreak of meningitis in Nigeria has killed 269 people in recent weeks, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control said, as Africa's most populous country and aid organisations attempt to tackle the surge in infections.  Full Article

 
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South Africa's ANC top six split on whether to fire Gordhan - sources Wednesday, 29 Mar 2017 

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - The top six of South Africa's ruling African National Congress (ANC) are divided down the middle on whether to remove Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan, two sources told Reuters.  Full Article  

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Ranieri still shocked by Leicester sacking, but holds no grudges Wednesday, 29 Mar 2017 

(Reuters) - Former Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri, who defied 5000-1 odds to lead the team to a fairytale Premier League title in 2016, has said he is still stunned by his sacking last month.  Full Article  

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Exclusive: Malaysia mistook slain Kim Jong Nam for South Korean 10:00 GMT 

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Malaysian authorities wrongly identified the slain half-brother of North Korea's leader as a South Korean national and first alerted Seoul's embassy in Kuala Lumpur soon after his death, sources familiar with the incident told Reuters.  Full Article  

 
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