2 Arrested After Couple Attacked, Woman Gang-Raped – Police

[News24Wire] Two people have been arrested after a couple were robbed and the woman gang-raped when they were hijacked on the R511 near Atteridgeville, Pretoria police said on Friday.

[News24Wire] Two people have been arrested after a couple were robbed and the woman gang-raped when they were hijacked on the R511 near Atteridgeville, Pretoria police said on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Anglican Archbishop Calls for Water Activism

[News24Wire] People must become activists for the protection of water sources to prevent a future with no clean water, Anglican Archbishop Thabo Makgoba said in Cape Town on Friday.

[News24Wire] People must become activists for the protection of water sources to prevent a future with no clean water, Anglican Archbishop Thabo Makgoba said in Cape Town on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Delft Taxi War Calms Down

[GroundUp] The taxi conflict between the Cape Amalgamated Taxi Association (CATA) and Delft Taxi Association (DTA) has for two weeks left scores of commuters stranded and forced to use alternative transport modes such as buses and trains. Children have…

[GroundUp] The taxi conflict between the Cape Amalgamated Taxi Association (CATA) and Delft Taxi Association (DTA) has for two weeks left scores of commuters stranded and forced to use alternative transport modes such as buses and trains. Children have also struggled to get to schools.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Alleged Mastermind Behind Chief Justice Burglary Arrested

[News24Wire] After waiting for more than two hours at the Boschkop police station, the alleged mastermind behind the Office of the Chief Justice burglary was arrested on Friday.

[News24Wire] After waiting for more than two hours at the Boschkop police station, the alleged mastermind behind the Office of the Chief Justice burglary was arrested on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Darfur – Merchant Abducted, Road Robberies

[Radio Dabanga] El Fasher/ Nyala/Sirba -Gunmen abducted a man in southern El Fasher on Thursday night. The same day a man and three women were wounded in separate robberies in South and West Darfur.

[Radio Dabanga] El Fasher/ Nyala/Sirba -Gunmen abducted a man in southern El Fasher on Thursday night. The same day a man and three women were wounded in separate robberies in South and West Darfur.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Lagos Water Corporation to Revive 42 Mini Waterworks

[Premium Times] The Managing Director of Lagos State Water Corporation, Muminu Badmus, on Friday said the corporation would resuscitate about 42 mini waterworks across the state.

[Premium Times] The Managing Director of Lagos State Water Corporation, Muminu Badmus, on Friday said the corporation would resuscitate about 42 mini waterworks across the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Darfur – Children’s Legs Amputated After Deadly Traffic Accident

[Radio Dabanga] El Fasher/Nyala -Doctors have amputated the legs of three pupils from Rokoro locality, who were caught in last week’s deadly traffic accident involving school children.

[Radio Dabanga] El Fasher/Nyala -Doctors have amputated the legs of three pupils from Rokoro locality, who were caught in last week's deadly traffic accident involving school children.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

ICC Orders DRC Warlord to Compensate Victims

[RFI] In a first, the International Criminal Court has ordered the convicted warlord Germain Katanga to pay damages to his victims. The reparations are for 297 victims of an attack in the Democratic Republic of Congo in 2003. An independent charity is …

[RFI] In a first, the International Criminal Court has ordered the convicted warlord Germain Katanga to pay damages to his victims. The reparations are for 297 victims of an attack in the Democratic Republic of Congo in 2003. An independent charity is expected to pay some of the money, as Katanga is penniless and without assets.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Our Govt On a Mission to Regenerate Lagos Island – Ambode

[Vanguard] Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Friday revealed plans of his administration to regenerate the Lagos Island axis of the State by transforming it into the tourism hub of not just Nigeria, but Africa.

[Vanguard] Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Friday revealed plans of his administration to regenerate the Lagos Island axis of the State by transforming it into the tourism hub of not just Nigeria, but Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria