Security Guard Who ‘Accidentally’ Killed Man to Appear in Court

[News24Wire] The security guard who “accidentally” shot and killed a manager of a fast food outlet on Christmas Day in Mandeni, KwaZulu-Natal, has been charged with murder, police said on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] The security guard who "accidentally" shot and killed a manager of a fast food outlet on Christmas Day in Mandeni, KwaZulu-Natal, has been charged with murder, police said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Two Women to Appear in Court On Charges of Concealment of Birth

[SAPS] A 23-year-old woman and her 32-year-old sister will appear at the Nkomazi Magistrate’s Court facing concealment of birth as well as attempted murder charges on 27 December 2017.

[SAPS] A 23-year-old woman and her 32-year-old sister will appear at the Nkomazi Magistrate's Court facing concealment of birth as well as attempted murder charges on 27 December 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

54 Students Abandoned University to Join Terror Groups

[Shabelle] At least 54 university students have abandoned their studies to join terrorist groups in the past two years. The majority of them – 44 – joined the groups last year but this year only 14 have fled, a police report reveals.

[Shabelle] At least 54 university students have abandoned their studies to join terrorist groups in the past two years. The majority of them - 44 - joined the groups last year but this year only 14 have fled, a police report reveals.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Egypt, Sudan in Talks to Break Logjam Over Dam

[Egypt Online] Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry discussed in Addis Ababa with his Ethiopian counterpart Workneh Gebeyehu means of enhancing joint cooperation and the outcome of a recent technical committee meeting on the Ethiopian renaissance dam.

[Egypt Online] Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry discussed in Addis Ababa with his Ethiopian counterpart Workneh Gebeyehu means of enhancing joint cooperation and the outcome of a recent technical committee meeting on the Ethiopian renaissance dam.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Somali Parliament Speaker Reaches Baidoa City

[Shabelle] Mohamed Sheikh Osman Jawari, the speaker of Somalia’s Federal Parliament has landed in Baidoa town on Monday. Southwest State Parliament speaker, regional lawmakers, and other high-ranking state officials welcomed Jawari’s delegation in styl…

[Shabelle] Mohamed Sheikh Osman Jawari, the speaker of Somalia's Federal Parliament has landed in Baidoa town on Monday. Southwest State Parliament speaker, regional lawmakers, and other high-ranking state officials welcomed Jawari's delegation in style at the city's airport.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

African Countries Need to Own Fight Against Land Degradation – AU Official

[Daily Trust] Almami Dampha is the Senior Policy Officer of the African Union Commission. He represented the commission at the just concluded Regional Steering Committee meeting of the Great Green Wall (GGW) for Sahara and Sahel Initiative in Abuja. In…

[Daily Trust] Almami Dampha is the Senior Policy Officer of the African Union Commission. He represented the commission at the just concluded Regional Steering Committee meeting of the Great Green Wall (GGW) for Sahara and Sahel Initiative in Abuja. In this interview, he speaks on the challenges of the programme and more. Excerpt:

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