Minister Fikile Mbalula On Passing of Mr Mandla Hlatshwayo

[Govt of SA] The Minister of Police, Mr Fikile Mbalula has learnt with shock and sadness about the passing of Mr Mandla Hlatshwayo, who was brutally killed in an armed robbery in the early hours of the 14th May 2017.

[Govt of SA] The Minister of Police, Mr Fikile Mbalula has learnt with shock and sadness about the passing of Mr Mandla Hlatshwayo, who was brutally killed in an armed robbery in the early hours of the 14th May 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Boko Haram Kills Six Nigerian Farmers

[Al Jazeera] Boko Haram fighters over the weekend killed at least six farmers who were working on their land near the northeastern Nigerian city of Maiduguri, according to civilian militia members and locals.

[Al Jazeera] Boko Haram fighters over the weekend killed at least six farmers who were working on their land near the northeastern Nigerian city of Maiduguri, according to civilian militia members and locals.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Chief Justice Warns Sticky-Fingered Clerks

[Times of Zambia] CHIEF Justice Irene Mambilima has warned local court clerks in Zambia against corruption and theft of money paid by people filing cases in the country’s lowest court.

[Times of Zambia] CHIEF Justice Irene Mambilima has warned local court clerks in Zambia against corruption and theft of money paid by people filing cases in the country's lowest court.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Cape Town Recommends Level 4 Water Restrictions

[News24Wire] The City of Cape wants to introduce Level 4 water restrictions which would ban all use of municipal water for outside and non-essential use and limit residents to 100 litres of water per person per day.

[News24Wire] The City of Cape wants to introduce Level 4 water restrictions which would ban all use of municipal water for outside and non-essential use and limit residents to 100 litres of water per person per day.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Doctors Move to Avert Spread of Fresh Ebola Outbreak

[Guardian] Lagos and Abuja -The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) is finalising an arrangement to contain a possible spread of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) following its recent outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo).

[Guardian] Lagos and Abuja -The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) is finalising an arrangement to contain a possible spread of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) following its recent outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Sharks Need to Make Amends in Singapore

[News24Wire] Following the hurt of their upset loss to the Kings on the weekend, the Sharks will be looking to make amends on Saturday when they take on the Sunwolves in Singapore.

[News24Wire] Following the hurt of their upset loss to the Kings on the weekend, the Sharks will be looking to make amends on Saturday when they take on the Sunwolves in Singapore.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Kanu’s, Uwazuruike’s Travails and Tempo of Biafra Struggle

[Guardian] When Chief Ralph Uwazuruike founded the Movement for Actualisation of Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) to push for the independence of Biafra in 1999, many people, especially those of the Southeast region who have been complaining of margi…

[Guardian] When Chief Ralph Uwazuruike founded the Movement for Actualisation of Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) to push for the independence of Biafra in 1999, many people, especially those of the Southeast region who have been complaining of marginalization, saw it as a welcome development. Other parts of the country and the Federal Government however saw it as an affront.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

KZN Teacher’s Body Found in Storm Water Drain

[News24Wire] The body of a teacher who was swept away by flash floods on Sunday, was found in a storm water drain next to the R603 in Illovo, on Tuesday afternoon, KwaZulu-Natal paramedics said.

[News24Wire] The body of a teacher who was swept away by flash floods on Sunday, was found in a storm water drain next to the R603 in Illovo, on Tuesday afternoon, KwaZulu-Natal paramedics said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘500 People Killed’ in Kasai in Five Months

[Al Jazeera] More than 500 people have been killed in the Democratic Republic of Congo’s (DRC) central Kasai province in the past five months, according to police, in an area that has seen fighting between security forces and members of a local armed g…

[Al Jazeera] More than 500 people have been killed in the Democratic Republic of Congo's (DRC) central Kasai province in the past five months, according to police, in an area that has seen fighting between security forces and members of a local armed group.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Trial of Former Leader Blaise Compaore Adjourned

[Al Jazeera] The closely-watched and long-delayed trial of Blaise Compaore, Burkina Faso’s former president, and members of his cabinet has been adjourned for a month after his lawyers claimed that he would not receive a fair hearing.

[Al Jazeera] The closely-watched and long-delayed trial of Blaise Compaore, Burkina Faso's former president, and members of his cabinet has been adjourned for a month after his lawyers claimed that he would not receive a fair hearing.

source: AllAfrica News: Burkina Faso