Western Cape’s Foster Care Backlog Reduced By 70%

[Govt of SA] The Western Cape Department of Social Development (DSD) has made good progress in reducing the two-year backlog of foster care cases by 70% in the space of 5 months.

[Govt of SA] The Western Cape Department of Social Development (DSD) has made good progress in reducing the two-year backlog of foster care cases by 70% in the space of 5 months.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Gor Plot for Rooney Shut Out in Dar

[Nation] New Gor Mahia coach Dylan Kerr has instructed Musa Mohammed to man-mark Wayne Rooney in Thursday evening’s international friendly against Everton.

[Nation] New Gor Mahia coach Dylan Kerr has instructed Musa Mohammed to man-mark Wayne Rooney in Thursday evening's international friendly against Everton.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

NCP Regrets U.S. Administration’s Nonfulfillment of Commitment Towards Total Lifting of Sanctions Imposed On the Country

[SNA] Khartoum -The National Congress ‘s Leadership Office, in a meeting chaired by the President of the Republic and Chairman of the Party, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, expressed regret US administration not honoring pledge to issue a decision perman…

[SNA] Khartoum -The National Congress 's Leadership Office, in a meeting chaired by the President of the Republic and Chairman of the Party, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, expressed regret US administration not honoring pledge to issue a decision permanently revoking sanctions, which have been imposed on the country for twenty years.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Arrest DR Congo Warlord

[HRW] Five years ago today, the International Criminal Court issued an arrest warrant for Sylvestre Mudacumura, the military commander of a rebel group based in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, on nine counts of war crimes.

[HRW] Five years ago today, the International Criminal Court issued an arrest warrant for Sylvestre Mudacumura, the military commander of a rebel group based in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, on nine counts of war crimes.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Police Use Force at Rabat Sit-in

[HRW] Tunis -Moroccan security forces used force to disperse a peaceful protest on July 8, 2017, in Rabat, Human Rights Watch said today. The police lightly injured several people, including a human rights lawyer and a news photographer, based on accou…

[HRW] Tunis -Moroccan security forces used force to disperse a peaceful protest on July 8, 2017, in Rabat, Human Rights Watch said today. The police lightly injured several people, including a human rights lawyer and a news photographer, based on accounts of victims and witnesses, and video of the incident.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Petty Crime Suspects Summarily Executed

[HRW] Nairobi -State security forces in Rwanda have summarily killed at least 37 suspected petty offenders and forcibly disappeared four others since April 2016, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today. Most victims were accused of stealing …

[HRW] Nairobi -State security forces in Rwanda have summarily killed at least 37 suspected petty offenders and forcibly disappeared four others since April 2016, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today. Most victims were accused of stealing items such as bananas, a cow, or a motorcycle. Others were suspected of smuggling marijuana, illegally crossing the border from the Democratic Republic of Congo, or of using illegal fishing nets.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda