Right Groups Seek President’s Intervention Over Extrajudicial Killings

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Human rights organizations under the banner of Police Reforms Working Group wants President Uhuru Kenyatta to establish an independent judicial commission of inquiry to conduct a probe into claims of extra-judicial killings and en…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Human rights organizations under the banner of Police Reforms Working Group wants President Uhuru Kenyatta to establish an independent judicial commission of inquiry to conduct a probe into claims of extra-judicial killings and enforced disappearances of suspects of Crime.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

No Justice in Somali Region Killings

[HRW] Nairobi -Ethiopian authorities have failed to hold accountable a paramilitary force that killed at least 21 villagers in the Somali region of Ethiopia in June 2016. The government should promptly grant access to independent international monitors…

[HRW] Nairobi -Ethiopian authorities have failed to hold accountable a paramilitary force that killed at least 21 villagers in the Somali region of Ethiopia in June 2016. The government should promptly grant access to independent international monitors to investigate these killings and other reported abuses by this force, known as the "Liyu police."

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Zuma Must Withdraw ‘State Capture’ Report Challenge – Ex-Public Protector

[News24Wire] Former Public Protector Thuli Madonsela on Wednesday called on President Jacob Zuma to withdraw his High Court in Pretoria application to review and set aside the remedial action recommendations in the State of Capture report.

[News24Wire] Former Public Protector Thuli Madonsela on Wednesday called on President Jacob Zuma to withdraw his High Court in Pretoria application to review and set aside the remedial action recommendations in the State of Capture report.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Former Finance Minister Slams Zuma at Kathrada Memorial

[News24Wire] Former finance minister Pravin Gordhan on Wednesday criticised Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini for not having the humility to admit her wrongs, and accused Water and Sanitation Minister Nomvula Mokonyane of misleading the poor.

[News24Wire] Former finance minister Pravin Gordhan on Wednesday criticised Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini for not having the humility to admit her wrongs, and accused Water and Sanitation Minister Nomvula Mokonyane of misleading the poor.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Open Government Securities Market Will Make Investment Cheap’

[Monitor] Kampala -Investment in government securities (Treasury bills/bonds) have been made easier in Uganda following a decision by Bank of Uganda (BoU) to open up primary market for all commercial banks.

[Monitor] Kampala -Investment in government securities (Treasury bills/bonds) have been made easier in Uganda following a decision by Bank of Uganda (BoU) to open up primary market for all commercial banks.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Jubilee Parties’ Merger Should Be Emulated – Lesotho Minister

[Nation] Lesotho’s Deputy Prime Minister Mothetjoa Metsing says the decision by the ruling Jubilee coalition to dissolve smaller parties and form a large one should be copied around Africa for the sake of national unity.

[Nation] Lesotho's Deputy Prime Minister Mothetjoa Metsing says the decision by the ruling Jubilee coalition to dissolve smaller parties and form a large one should be copied around Africa for the sake of national unity.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho