Residents Free After Protests Against Police Graft

[CAJ News] Harare -A Zimbabwean court has acquitted eight residents arrested for staging protests against widespread corruption by police officers. The residents were arrested after police violently dispersed a demonstration by commuter omnibus operato…

[CAJ News] Harare -A Zimbabwean court has acquitted eight residents arrested for staging protests against widespread corruption by police officers. The residents were arrested after police violently dispersed a demonstration by commuter omnibus operators in the Midlands capital city of Kwekwe, over 200 kilometres from Harare.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Troops Bombard Boko Haram Location, Neutralise Commanders

[This Day] Abuja -Military troops fighting Boko Haram insurgency in the North-east Thursday bombarded the Boko Haram sect location and neutralised top commanders of the sect.

[This Day] Abuja -Military troops fighting Boko Haram insurgency in the North-east Thursday bombarded the Boko Haram sect location and neutralised top commanders of the sect.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Zimbabwean Nurses Face the Axe As the Law Changes

[New Zimbabwe] Zimbabwean health workers currently working in Namibia are at risk of losing their jobs after the Namibian authorities issued an order to suspend both the hiring of foreign nurses and renewal of expired contracts.

[New Zimbabwe] Zimbabwean health workers currently working in Namibia are at risk of losing their jobs after the Namibian authorities issued an order to suspend both the hiring of foreign nurses and renewal of expired contracts.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Condemnation Trails Alleged Killing of Soldiers, Military Insists No Deaths Recorded

[This Day] Yenagoa -The Bayelsa State Government thursday condemned “in very strong terms”, Monday’s alleged ambush and killing of soldiers by unknown gunmen around Letugbene community in Ekeremor Local Government Area of the State.

[This Day] Yenagoa -The Bayelsa State Government thursday condemned "in very strong terms", Monday's alleged ambush and killing of soldiers by unknown gunmen around Letugbene community in Ekeremor Local Government Area of the State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Rare Dinosaur Fossil Found in Great Rift Valley

[Nation] The fossils of a dinosaur previously thought to have only lived in South America have been discovered in Tanzania, throwing into question scientific theories about the reptiles’ habitat.

[Nation] The fossils of a dinosaur previously thought to have only lived in South America have been discovered in Tanzania, throwing into question scientific theories about the reptiles' habitat.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Govt Targets Whatsapp Admin in Fight Against Hate Speech

[The Conversation Africa] The Kenyan government is waging a war against online hate mongers with what would appear to be a zero-tolerance policy. In an unprecedented move two chat group administrators have been arrested. They were charged with sharing …

[The Conversation Africa] The Kenyan government is waging a war against online hate mongers with what would appear to be a zero-tolerance policy. In an unprecedented move two chat group administrators have been arrested. They were charged with sharing hate messages on WhatsApp that threatened national security and face an additional charge of spreading alarming propaganda on social media.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

In Sallah Message, Buhari Asks Nigerians to Set Aside Their Differences, Unite

[This Day] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari in Daura, his country home, has called on Nigerians to set aside their differences and strengthen the bonds of friendship and unity to keep the country together.

[This Day] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari in Daura, his country home, has called on Nigerians to set aside their differences and strengthen the bonds of friendship and unity to keep the country together.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria