I Don’t Know About Paris, but Harar Is a City of Love

[Addis Standard] Ed’s Note: The beautiful city of Harar, in Eastern Ethiopia, 522 km from the capital Addis Abeba, is celebrating the 1010 anniversary of its birth. In celebration of this event, we are re-publishing an article originally published on A…

[Addis Standard] Ed's Note: The beautiful city of Harar, in Eastern Ethiopia, 522 km from the capital Addis Abeba, is celebrating the 1010 anniversary of its birth. In celebration of this event, we are re-publishing an article originally published on Addis Standard in March 2012.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Defence Lawyears Need ‘Special’ Software to Download Thulsie Twins Documents

[News24Wire] Defence lawyers in the Thulsie twins case say they need “special” software to open the digital version of the docket they had received from the State.

[News24Wire] Defence lawyers in the Thulsie twins case say they need "special" software to open the digital version of the docket they had received from the State.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

KZN Robbers Kill Somali Shop Owner, Wound Pakistani Businessman

[News24Wire] A Somali businessman was shot dead and a businessman from Pakistan was shot in the arm during back-to-back robberies in an informal settlement in Everest Heights, Verulam, on Tuesday, police said on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] A Somali businessman was shot dead and a businessman from Pakistan was shot in the arm during back-to-back robberies in an informal settlement in Everest Heights, Verulam, on Tuesday, police said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Judge Who Called Woodstock Residents ‘Squatters’ Recuses Himself From Case

[News24Wire] A Western Cape High Court judge, who referred to Bromwell Street residents facing eviction as “squatters” and “these people”, has recused himself from the case, activist group Ndifuna Ukwazi said on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] A Western Cape High Court judge, who referred to Bromwell Street residents facing eviction as "squatters" and "these people", has recused himself from the case, activist group Ndifuna Ukwazi said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

State Intelligence Knew About Vuwani, Malamulele Violence a Year in Advance – Mahlobo

[News24Wire] State Security Minister and NEC member David Mahlobo was laughed at by journalists on Tuesday night when he said the government knew a year in advance about the protests in Vuwani and Malamulele.

[News24Wire] State Security Minister and NEC member David Mahlobo was laughed at by journalists on Tuesday night when he said the government knew a year in advance about the protests in Vuwani and Malamulele.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Coalition Doomed to Fail – Analysts

[The Herald] Squabbles by political parties regarding the so-called coalition ahead of the 2018 harmonised elections is an indication that the intended pact is premised on personal ambitions for power, without any ideological grounding and desire to se…

[The Herald] Squabbles by political parties regarding the so-called coalition ahead of the 2018 harmonised elections is an indication that the intended pact is premised on personal ambitions for power, without any ideological grounding and desire to serve ordinary people, political analysts have said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

UI Vice Chancellor – We Are Ready to Dialogue With Students

[Premium Times] The Vice Chancellor of the University of Ibadan, Idowu Olayinka, has hinted that the school may be reopened in the ‘next few weeks’ if the present peace overtures embarked upon by him succeed.

[Premium Times] The Vice Chancellor of the University of Ibadan, Idowu Olayinka, has hinted that the school may be reopened in the 'next few weeks' if the present peace overtures embarked upon by him succeed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Free or Charge Him, Court Orders Police Chief

[Premium Times] The Federal High Court, Abuja, has ordered the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, to charge to court one Mohammed Shuaibu who has been in police detention since 2012.

[Premium Times] The Federal High Court, Abuja, has ordered the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, to charge to court one Mohammed Shuaibu who has been in police detention since 2012.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria