Government Refutes Amnesty International Torture Allegations

[Cameroon Tribune] Below is the Minister of Communication’s preliminary statement during a press conference on July 21, 2017 on Amnesty International’s 2017 report entitled ” Cameroon’s secret torture chambers: human rights violations and war crimes in…

[Cameroon Tribune] Below is the Minister of Communication's preliminary statement during a press conference on July 21, 2017 on Amnesty International's 2017 report entitled " Cameroon's secret torture chambers: human rights violations and war crimes in the fight against Boko Haram."

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Makhethe Retires

[Lesotho Times] ATTORNEY-GENERAL (AG) Tsokolo Makhethe’s tenure of office ends on 29 August 2017, capping a career of more than three decades in the legal profession.

[Lesotho Times] ATTORNEY-GENERAL (AG) Tsokolo Makhethe's tenure of office ends on 29 August 2017, capping a career of more than three decades in the legal profession.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Police Opens Probe on Policeman Who Shot Fan After Wizkid Concert

[Nation] The Independent Policing Oversight Authority has initiated investigations into an incident where a police officer is alleged to have shot a female reveller outside the KICC after WizKid Concert early Sunday morning.

[Nation] The Independent Policing Oversight Authority has initiated investigations into an incident where a police officer is alleged to have shot a female reveller outside the KICC after WizKid Concert early Sunday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Fired Cops Recalled

[Lesotho Times] ACTING Police Commissioner Keketso Monaheng has recalled 21 Lesotho Mounted Police Service (LMPS) officers who were sacked for various reasons by Commissioner Molahlehi Letsoepa.

[Lesotho Times] ACTING Police Commissioner Keketso Monaheng has recalled 21 Lesotho Mounted Police Service (LMPS) officers who were sacked for various reasons by Commissioner Molahlehi Letsoepa.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

No Top 10 for Ho but SA Olympian Happy With Swims

[Sascoc] Despite just missing out on a top 10 finish in both the five and 10km Fina World Championships open water events in Hungary, South Africa’s Chad Ho was still happy to be capable of mixing it with the best.

[Sascoc] Despite just missing out on a top 10 finish in both the five and 10km Fina World Championships open water events in Hungary, South Africa's Chad Ho was still happy to be capable of mixing it with the best.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ruling Party Bigwigs to Fund Party Programmes

[The Herald] ZANU-PF Manicaland has resolved that senior party members in the province must make monthly contributions to fund party programmes as part of preparations for next year’s harmonised elections.

[The Herald] ZANU-PF Manicaland has resolved that senior party members in the province must make monthly contributions to fund party programmes as part of preparations for next year's harmonised elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe