Limpopo Government Commemorates Human Rights Day

[Govt of SA] The call in this year’s centenary of Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela is to continue to honour his memory through celebrating Human Rights Day to promote unity, peace, equality and social cohesion.

[Govt of SA] The call in this year's centenary of Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela is to continue to honour his memory through celebrating Human Rights Day to promote unity, peace, equality and social cohesion.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Victims of Police Violence Seek Justice

[VOA] In Kenya, the death toll from election-related violence last year topped 100, according to findings released by Human Rights Watch. HRW and other rights groups say most of the victims were killed by police. The families of those killed are demand…

[VOA] In Kenya, the death toll from election-related violence last year topped 100, according to findings released by Human Rights Watch. HRW and other rights groups say most of the victims were killed by police. The families of those killed are demanding justice but say they don't know if their calls are being heard.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Water and Sanitation Celebrates National Water Week

[Govt of SA] The Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS) calls on the South African society to join it in celebrating the importance and centrality of water through the National Water Week from 18 to 24 March 2018 under the theme “Access to safe water…

[Govt of SA] The Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS) calls on the South African society to join it in celebrating the importance and centrality of water through the National Water Week from 18 to 24 March 2018 under the theme "Access to safe water by 2030 - possible through nature". The national theme incorporates the Sustainable Development Goal 6 with the aspirations of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa whilst keeping its alignment with the international theme for World Water Day on 22 March, whic

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Nitda Rewards Startups, Pledges N25 Million Center

[Guardian] National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has rewarded various tech startups through its subsidiary organisation, the Office for ICT Innovation and Entrepreneurship (OIIE), at Uyo, Akwa Ibom State Capital.

[Guardian] National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has rewarded various tech startups through its subsidiary organisation, the Office for ICT Innovation and Entrepreneurship (OIIE), at Uyo, Akwa Ibom State Capital.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Gender Equality Congratulates Two Women Premiers Elect

[Govt of SA] The Acting Chairperson of the Commission for Gender Equality (CGE), Ms Tamara Mathebula on behalf of the Commissioners and Staff sends her congratulatory message to Ms Sisi Ntombela and Ms Refiloe Mtsweni on their nomination as Premiers el…

[Govt of SA] The Acting Chairperson of the Commission for Gender Equality (CGE), Ms Tamara Mathebula on behalf of the Commissioners and Staff sends her congratulatory message to Ms Sisi Ntombela and Ms Refiloe Mtsweni on their nomination as Premiers elect for Free State and Mpumalanga respectively.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mbowe Arrives At Central Police Station As Directed By Police

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Chadema national chairman Freeman Mbowe on Friday, March 16, reported to the Central Police Station for questioning as directed by the Dar es Salaam Special Zone Police.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Chadema national chairman Freeman Mbowe on Friday, March 16, reported to the Central Police Station for questioning as directed by the Dar es Salaam Special Zone Police.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Eight House Breaking Suspects Remanded in Custody

[SAPS] Nquthu SAPS arrested eight suspects for burglary at Nquthu location, Empumelelweni and Hlathi-Dam. On 13 March 2018, at 03:00, the Nquthu SAPS members conducted an intelligence driven operation following information of burglary that was continuo…

[SAPS] Nquthu SAPS arrested eight suspects for burglary at Nquthu location, Empumelelweni and Hlathi-Dam. On 13 March 2018, at 03:00, the Nquthu SAPS members conducted an intelligence driven operation following information of burglary that was continuously reported at Nquthu area. The information led the police to Hlathi-Dam, Nquthu, and Empumelelweni area where they recovered stolen properties which includes TV plasma, home theatre, microwaves, sewing machines and event speakers. It is alleged that the stolen it

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Theft Suspect Raped At Police Base

[The Herald] Two neighbourhood watch committee members based at Krima Police Base in Gokwe, under Chief Njelele, have appeared in court for raping a woman that they had arrested for theft.

[The Herald] Two neighbourhood watch committee members based at Krima Police Base in Gokwe, under Chief Njelele, have appeared in court for raping a woman that they had arrested for theft.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

UN Gives Poll Preparations Thumbs Up

[The Herald] The United Nations (UN) says it is impressed by preparations for harmonised elections to be held by August 31 and pledged to support Government’s commitment to hold free, fair and credible elections, including current efforts at economic r…

[The Herald] The United Nations (UN) says it is impressed by preparations for harmonised elections to be held by August 31 and pledged to support Government's commitment to hold free, fair and credible elections, including current efforts at economic revival.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe