Cops in the Dock for Assault

[The Herald] Six police officers who allegedly assaulted a city businessman who owns commuter omnibuses after he filmed them beating up one of his drivers, were yesterday strongly warned by the court not to interfere with witnesses or risk being locked…

[The Herald] Six police officers who allegedly assaulted a city businessman who owns commuter omnibuses after he filmed them beating up one of his drivers, were yesterday strongly warned by the court not to interfere with witnesses or risk being locked up.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Radio Stations Instructed to Play Birthday Song for Zuma

[DA] The DA has learnt that various public radio stations, including Ukhozi FM, Phalaphala FM, Ikwekwezi FM and Ligwalagwala FM, have received instructions “from above” to play a special happy birthday song for the President’s birthday today.

[DA] The DA has learnt that various public radio stations, including Ukhozi FM, Phalaphala FM, Ikwekwezi FM and Ligwalagwala FM, have received instructions "from above" to play a special happy birthday song for the President's birthday today.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Dentist Told Ex-Wife He Killed Their Twins

[News24Wire] A Spanish dentist called his ex-wife to a rented holiday home in Hout Bay, told her he had killed their 3-year-old twins and then threatened to kill her, the Wynberg Magistrate’s Court heard on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] A Spanish dentist called his ex-wife to a rented holiday home in Hout Bay, told her he had killed their 3-year-old twins and then threatened to kill her, the Wynberg Magistrate's Court heard on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Water Crises in Sudan’s Nile States

[Radio Dabanga] Alawaj / Omdurman / Shendi -The people of Alawaj village in White Nile State carried out a sit-in on Monday demanding provision of drinking water to the village.

[Radio Dabanga] Alawaj / Omdurman / Shendi -The people of Alawaj village in White Nile State carried out a sit-in on Monday demanding provision of drinking water to the village.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Soldiers Beat, Torture Water Delegation in North Darfur

[Radio Dabanga] Tabit -Four people, including a policeman and a member of the Popular Defence Forces were severely beaten and tortured by military personnel in the military garrison at Tabit in North Darfur on Tuesday.

[Radio Dabanga] Tabit -Four people, including a policeman and a member of the Popular Defence Forces were severely beaten and tortured by military personnel in the military garrison at Tabit in North Darfur on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Kordofan Arms Collection Marred by Violence, Abuse

[Radio Dabanga] Kordofan -Army, security services, police and Rapid Support Services began to collect weapons from the people of Sodari in North Kordofan and El Nahud in West Kordofan on Sunday.

[Radio Dabanga] Kordofan -Army, security services, police and Rapid Support Services began to collect weapons from the people of Sodari in North Kordofan and El Nahud in West Kordofan on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Sudan Appeal Reject AUHIP Talks Proposal

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The Sudan Appeal forces have rejected a proposal by Thabo Mbeki, head of the African Union High-Level Implementation Panel (AUHIP), to sit down for talks with the National Dialogue mechanism.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The Sudan Appeal forces have rejected a proposal by Thabo Mbeki, head of the African Union High-Level Implementation Panel (AUHIP), to sit down for talks with the National Dialogue mechanism.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Minister Maryan in Bitter Row With AMISOM After Airport Fiasco

[Dalsan Radio] Minister for Humanitarian Affairs and Disaster Management Dr Maryan Qasim on was on Wednesday involved in a bitter row with Amisom security at Aden Abdulle Airport over what she said was unfair treatment of her.

[Dalsan Radio] Minister for Humanitarian Affairs and Disaster Management Dr Maryan Qasim on was on Wednesday involved in a bitter row with Amisom security at Aden Abdulle Airport over what she said was unfair treatment of her.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia