‘Qwelane Not Aware of Headline, Cartoon’ – Witness in Hate Speech Case

[News24Wire] South Africa’s former ambassador to Uganda Jon Qwelane was not aware of the cartoon and the headline which accompanied his homophobic column, the Sunday Sun’s deputy editor told the South Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] South Africa's former ambassador to Uganda Jon Qwelane was not aware of the cartoon and the headline which accompanied his homophobic column, the Sunday Sun's deputy editor told the South Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Assembly Raises Alarm Over ‘Incessant’ Raping of Women

[Daily Trust] Awka -The Anambra State House of Assembly yesterday raised the alarm over ‘incessant’ raping of women in Nteje, a community in Oyi local government area of the state and passed a motion asking the state governor to act decisively about it.

[Daily Trust] Awka -The Anambra State House of Assembly yesterday raised the alarm over 'incessant' raping of women in Nteje, a community in Oyi local government area of the state and passed a motion asking the state governor to act decisively about it.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

#BBNaija – Kemen, Disqualified Housemate Apologises to TBoss

[Vanguard] Kemen (Ekemini Ekerete), one of the Big Brother Naija #BBNaija housemates recently disqualified from ongoing TV reality series for sexual misconduct has apologised for his action.

[Vanguard] Kemen (Ekemini Ekerete), one of the Big Brother Naija #BBNaija housemates recently disqualified from ongoing TV reality series for sexual misconduct has apologised for his action.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

EACC, DPP to Meet Over Edward Ouko’s Graft Claims

[Nation] The Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission and the Director of Public Prosecutions are today scheduled to meet the parliamentary committee considering the petition for the removal of Auditor-General Edward Ouko.

[Nation] The Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission and the Director of Public Prosecutions are today scheduled to meet the parliamentary committee considering the petition for the removal of Auditor-General Edward Ouko.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Armed Villagers Block Minister, MPs’ Vehicles Over Loliondo Saga

[Daily News] SOME of the irate Loliondo residents block the road trying to prevent a convoy carrying legislators from the Parliamentary Lands, Natural Resources and Tourism Committee, from leaving the area before solving their problems in Arusha Region…

[Daily News] SOME of the irate Loliondo residents block the road trying to prevent a convoy carrying legislators from the Parliamentary Lands, Natural Resources and Tourism Committee, from leaving the area before solving their problems in Arusha Region yesterday. (Photo by Marc Nkwame)

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Shatta Wale Picks Award for Ghana

[Ghana Star] Dancehall artiste, Shatta Wale has won yet another award to cement his status as one of the hottest artistes in Ghana when he clinched the Best African Reggae/Dancehall video at the maiden WatsUp TV Africa Music Video Awards held at the Pa…

[Ghana Star] Dancehall artiste, Shatta Wale has won yet another award to cement his status as one of the hottest artistes in Ghana when he clinched the Best African Reggae/Dancehall video at the maiden WatsUp TV Africa Music Video Awards held at the Paparazzi Lounge, East Legon on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

F**k You If You Don’t Rate Shatta Wale – Burna Boy

[Ghana Star] Has Ghanaian dancehall great, Shatta Wale, got critics? Yes! Every artist has critics. Has he got haters? Of course, hate is part of the game – and to all those critics and ‘haters’ of Shatta Wale, there’s a message for you.

[Ghana Star] Has Ghanaian dancehall great, Shatta Wale, got critics? Yes! Every artist has critics. Has he got haters? Of course, hate is part of the game - and to all those critics and 'haters' of Shatta Wale, there's a message for you.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana