Arrests Expected for Sensational 2016 Murder of Underworld Hitmen Boss

[News24Wire] Arrests are expected for one of the most sensational underworld murders to have been carried out in the Western Cape – that of the leader of a faction of the 28s gang in 2016.

[News24Wire] Arrests are expected for one of the most sensational underworld murders to have been carried out in the Western Cape - that of the leader of a faction of the 28s gang in 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Neglected Diseases Now to Be Part of Malaria Scorecard

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The African Leaders Malaria Alliance (ALMA) is expected to release its annual scorecardon the coming Sunday of 28 January,updating the progress made in malaria control and prevention on the continent.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The African Leaders Malaria Alliance (ALMA) is expected to release its annual scorecardon the coming Sunday of 28 January,updating the progress made in malaria control and prevention on the continent.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

South Sudan Remains on Bottom of World Freedom Index

[VOA] Juba -Once again, South Sudan is ranked among the least democratic countries in the world, according to Freedom House’s annual report on freedom around the world. The report, released last week, attributes the dismal ranking to the collapse of a …

[VOA] Juba -Once again, South Sudan is ranked among the least democratic countries in the world, according to Freedom House's annual report on freedom around the world. The report, released last week, attributes the dismal ranking to the collapse of a 2015 peace deal, resumption of the country's conflict in 2016, and egregious human rights abuses committed against civilians -- often by government forces.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Minister – Sudanese Hostages Released in Libya, Four Kidnappers Arrested

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Sudan’s Foreign Minister Ibrahim Ghandour confirmed today that a group of Sudanese nationals who were kidnapped and tortured by human trafficking gangs in Libya were released from their captors by Libyan authorities late last …

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Sudan's Foreign Minister Ibrahim Ghandour confirmed today that a group of Sudanese nationals who were kidnapped and tortured by human trafficking gangs in Libya were released from their captors by Libyan authorities late last night.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

MP Calls Sudanese Interior Minister to Account for Price Hike Protest Violence

[Radio Dabanga] Omdurman -Sudanese Member of Parliament Siham Hassan, has requested the Speaker of Parliament, Ibrahim Ahmed Omar, to hold the Interior Minister Hamid Manan accountable for the violence with which police forces faced peaceful protests a…

[Radio Dabanga] Omdurman -Sudanese Member of Parliament Siham Hassan, has requested the Speaker of Parliament, Ibrahim Ahmed Omar, to hold the Interior Minister Hamid Manan accountable for the violence with which police forces faced peaceful protests against price hikes last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan