UN Peacekeeper Killed in South Kivu

[VOA] A United Nations peacekeeper from Pakistan was killed in an ambush Saturday in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. He was deployed with the U.N. Stabilization Mission in the DRC, also know by its French acronym, MONUSCO.

[VOA] A United Nations peacekeeper from Pakistan was killed in an ambush Saturday in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. He was deployed with the U.N. Stabilization Mission in the DRC, also know by its French acronym, MONUSCO.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Fredokiss Releases New Music Video

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Ghetto King Kong Fredokiss has finally released the much anticipated the music video for the song Amafila Fredo which was the theme song for the three free concerts he held under his Ghetto Ghutter Entertainment last year.

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Ghetto King Kong Fredokiss has finally released the much anticipated the music video for the song Amafila Fredo which was the theme song for the three free concerts he held under his Ghetto Ghutter Entertainment last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Illegal Medical Drug Peddler Fined

[Nyasa Times] The Magistrate’s Court in Chikwawa has ordered MacFord Robert to pay a K300 000 fine or in default serve 40 month jail term for possessing medical drugs without a license.

[Nyasa Times] The Magistrate's Court in Chikwawa has ordered MacFord Robert to pay a K300 000 fine or in default serve 40 month jail term for possessing medical drugs without a license.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Retailers Pledge to Continue Slashing Prices

[The Herald] Retailers yesterday pledged to continue reviewing down prices of basic commodities as long as cost drivers are reduced and applauded Government for coming up with a value chain price stabilisation mechanism. Government last week reduced ex…

[The Herald] Retailers yesterday pledged to continue reviewing down prices of basic commodities as long as cost drivers are reduced and applauded Government for coming up with a value chain price stabilisation mechanism. Government last week reduced excise duty on petrol and diesel by 6,5 cents and 7 cents, respectively. The intervention by Government was expected to stabilise prices of basic commodities and is already bearing fruit.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Drunk Driving Concerns Rundu Police

[Namibian] THE police at Rundu in Kavango East have expressed concern at the number of traffic accidents at the town caused by people driving under the influence of alcohol.

[Namibian] THE police at Rundu in Kavango East have expressed concern at the number of traffic accidents at the town caused by people driving under the influence of alcohol.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Retired Military Officer Murdered, Set Ablaze By Her Security Guard in Benin

[Vanguard] Benin -A retired military officer, Major Afisatu Ajuya, was, Sunday, murdered by her security guard and her body set ablaze in her apartment in Ugbor area, GRA Benin, Edo State capital.

[Vanguard] Benin -A retired military officer, Major Afisatu Ajuya, was, Sunday, murdered by her security guard and her body set ablaze in her apartment in Ugbor area, GRA Benin, Edo State capital.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kenya ‘Switches Off’ TV and Radio Stations Over Coverage of Odinga’s Swearing-in Ceremony – Reports

[News24Wire] Television and radio stations in most of parts of Kenya have reportedly been switched off over their plan to cover opposition leader Raila Odinga’s “swearing-in” ceremony.

[News24Wire] Television and radio stations in most of parts of Kenya have reportedly been switched off over their plan to cover opposition leader Raila Odinga's "swearing-in" ceremony.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Two JMPD Officers Killed After Drunk Driver Crashes Into Roadblock

[News24Wire] Two female Johannesburg Metro Police Department (JMPD) officers were killed when a drunk driver drove into them, causing a multiple vehicle crash at a roadside checkpoint on Witkoppen Road, in Fourways, Johannesburg, on Monday evening.

[News24Wire] Two female Johannesburg Metro Police Department (JMPD) officers were killed when a drunk driver drove into them, causing a multiple vehicle crash at a roadside checkpoint on Witkoppen Road, in Fourways, Johannesburg, on Monday evening.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa