At Appeal Hearing, Defense Lawyers Say Bemba Was Denied a Fair Trial

[Bemba Trial Website] On Tuesday, January 9, lawyers for Jean-Pierre Bemba argued at an appeal hearing at the International Criminal Court (ICC) that the former vice president of the Democratic Republic of Congo was denied a fair trial and his exculpat…

[Bemba Trial Website] On Tuesday, January 9, lawyers for Jean-Pierre Bemba argued at an appeal hearing at the International Criminal Court (ICC) that the former vice president of the Democratic Republic of Congo was denied a fair trial and his exculpatory evidence was unjustifiably dismissed, leading to his conviction for war crimes and crimes against humanity.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

Father and Son Pair Eye Dusi Success

[News24Wire] As many crews start their final preparations for the 2018 Dusi Canoe Marathon from February 15-17, the father-and-son pair of Michael and Liam Stewart will be hoping to replicate their impressive top 50 performance in 2016.

[News24Wire] As many crews start their final preparations for the 2018 Dusi Canoe Marathon from February 15-17, the father-and-son pair of Michael and Liam Stewart will be hoping to replicate their impressive top 50 performance in 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Best O-Level Performer Wants to Become Engineer

[New Times] It was a joyful Tuesday for Josyln Karenzi Manzi, of Kigali Parents School, after he received news that he was the best performer in last year’s O-Level national examinations.

[New Times] It was a joyful Tuesday for Josyln Karenzi Manzi, of Kigali Parents School, after he received news that he was the best performer in last year's O-Level national examinations.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

One Arrested Over Death of Rwandan Medic in SA

[New Times] One suspect is in custody while several others have been identified, but were still on the run, as South African police continue to probe the circumstances in which a Rwandan doctor recently died in the city of Cape Town.

[New Times] One suspect is in custody while several others have been identified, but were still on the run, as South African police continue to probe the circumstances in which a Rwandan doctor recently died in the city of Cape Town.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

#JusticeForMthunzi Goes Viral After Alleged Racial Attack

[News24Wire] An alleged racial attack has led Twitter users to start the hashtag #JusticeforMthunzi after a 21-year-old man landed up in the Intensive Care Unit on January 6.

[News24Wire] An alleged racial attack has led Twitter users to start the hashtag #JusticeforMthunzi after a 21-year-old man landed up in the Intensive Care Unit on January 6.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Eight Family Members Perish in Nyahururu Road Crash

[Nation] Eight members of the same family on Tuesday evening died after a matatu they were travelling in veered off the road and rolled at Kianugu area along the Nyeri-Nyahururu road.

[Nation] Eight members of the same family on Tuesday evening died after a matatu they were travelling in veered off the road and rolled at Kianugu area along the Nyeri-Nyahururu road.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Treasury Orders Funds Priority On Flagship Infrastructure Projects

[Nation] The Treasury has directed ministries and agencies to prioritise the completion of scores of multi-billion shilling infrastructure and development projects around the country before embarking on others.

[Nation] The Treasury has directed ministries and agencies to prioritise the completion of scores of multi-billion shilling infrastructure and development projects around the country before embarking on others.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Inclusion Strategy Incentivizes Financial Outreach

[Ethiopian Herald] People in the financial sector expecting the newly unveiled Financial Inclusion Strategy to further facilitate and incentivize financial outreach efforts in the private sector.

[Ethiopian Herald] People in the financial sector expecting the newly unveiled Financial Inclusion Strategy to further facilitate and incentivize financial outreach efforts in the private sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Ramaphosa, Zuma in Continuous Talks As Speculation of a Recall Mounts

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma and ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa have had intimate meetings, as speculation over Zuma’s future as head of state remains uncertain.

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma and ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa have had intimate meetings, as speculation over Zuma's future as head of state remains uncertain.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa