Portrait of the Artist As a Guilty Man – Zwelethu Mthethwa a Murderer, Court Rules

[Daily Maverick] An almost four-year quest for justice for the family and supporters of 23-year-old Nokuphila Kumalo reached an end in the Western Cape High Court on Wednesday. Zwelethu Mthethwa, a success story of the local art world whose work hangs …

[Daily Maverick] An almost four-year quest for justice for the family and supporters of 23-year-old Nokuphila Kumalo reached an end in the Western Cape High Court on Wednesday. Zwelethu Mthethwa, a success story of the local art world whose work hangs in some of the most prestigious galleries internationally, was found guilty of Kumalo's murder. By REBECCA DAVIS.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Youth Factions Unite Against Ruling Party Elders

[Namibian] TWO youth factions that fiercely fought each other for control of the Swapo youth league at the league’s last congress have now united to take on the party’s elders.

[Namibian] TWO youth factions that fiercely fought each other for control of the Swapo youth league at the league's last congress have now united to take on the party's elders.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

‘The End Is Near’

[NEWS] If anybody thinks that the work of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) has ended and will never be resuscitated, that individual is in a state of delusion and must be awakened to the fresh reality that the “wheel of justice” will hunt …

[NEWS] If anybody thinks that the work of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) has ended and will never be resuscitated, that individual is in a state of delusion and must be awakened to the fresh reality that the "wheel of justice" will hunt those who committed some of the hideous crimes in Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

#ThisFlag Campaigner’s Mawarire’s Freedom Bid Hits Snag

[The Herald] A Harare magistrate yesterday dismissed an application for refusal of further remand by self-proclaimed pastor Evan Mawarire of the shadowy #ThisFlag campaign.

[The Herald] A Harare magistrate yesterday dismissed an application for refusal of further remand by self-proclaimed pastor Evan Mawarire of the shadowy #ThisFlag campaign.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Letsoalo Denied Request to Join Prasa Board’s Case

[News24Wire] Former Prasa group CEO Collins Letsoalo’s request to join the urgent court case by Prasa’s former board members was denied by the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria on Friday.

[News24Wire] Former Prasa group CEO Collins Letsoalo's request to join the urgent court case by Prasa's former board members was denied by the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

The Stakes Have Never Been Higher

[FrontPageAfrica] The stakes have never been higher in Liberia’s recent political history. For the first time ever since the death in 1971 of President Tubman and the smooth peaceful accession to power of his Vice president, the country will be witness…

[FrontPageAfrica] The stakes have never been higher in Liberia's recent political history. For the first time ever since the death in 1971 of President Tubman and the smooth peaceful accession to power of his Vice president, the country will be witnessing what is expected to be a peaceful transition of power from a 12yr. ruling incumbent to a new democratically elected successor.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia