Prominent Journalist Jailed

[HRW] Tunis -A Moroccan court on July 25, 2017, sentenced a prominent journalist to three months in prison on a charge that violates his right to peaceful speech, Human Rights Watch said today. The journalist, Hamid Mahdaoui, is in prison in Casablanca…

[HRW] Tunis -A Moroccan court on July 25, 2017, sentenced a prominent journalist to three months in prison on a charge that violates his right to peaceful speech, Human Rights Watch said today. The journalist, Hamid Mahdaoui, is in prison in Casablanca and is under investigation on other charges.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Muslim Women in Balaka Secure Sewing Machines

[Malawi News Agency] Balaka -As one way of encouraging women empowerment, Aqsa Organization has donated 142 sewing machines to 142 Islamic women who have completed a tailoring course at Fatima Tailoring Centre in Balaka.

[Malawi News Agency] Balaka -As one way of encouraging women empowerment, Aqsa Organization has donated 142 sewing machines to 142 Islamic women who have completed a tailoring course at Fatima Tailoring Centre in Balaka.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Secret Ballot in the Best Interests of Country – Mbete

[News24Wire] National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete says her decision to hold the upcoming motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma via secret ballot is in the best interests of the country.

[News24Wire] National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete says her decision to hold the upcoming motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma via secret ballot is in the best interests of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Court Summons BOU Over Sudhir

[Monitor] Kampala -The High Court has summoned Bank of Uganda to defend itself against the new suit brought against it by property mogul Sudhir Ruparelia.

[Monitor] Kampala -The High Court has summoned Bank of Uganda to defend itself against the new suit brought against it by property mogul Sudhir Ruparelia.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

No Unknown DNA Found in Van Breda House – Chief Forensic Analyst

[News24Wire] DNA belonging to Rudi and Teresa van Breda was found under triple murder accused Henri van Breda’s fingernails and in a corner of the shower, the Western Cape High Court heard on Monday.

[News24Wire] DNA belonging to Rudi and Teresa van Breda was found under triple murder accused Henri van Breda's fingernails and in a corner of the shower, the Western Cape High Court heard on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa