High Court Frees Jailed ‘Killer’ Neighbour

[The Herald] The High Court has quashed a six-year jail term imposed on a Mutare man after establishing that the presiding magistrate erroneously found him guilty of culpable homicide.

[The Herald] The High Court has quashed a six-year jail term imposed on a Mutare man after establishing that the presiding magistrate erroneously found him guilty of culpable homicide.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

University to Commence Medicinal Herbs Clinical Trial

[Ethiopian Herald] Debre Birhan University announced that it has finalized preparations to commence clinical trial on four medicinal herbs. The university has been engaging in producing skin disease herbal medicine.

[Ethiopian Herald] Debre Birhan University announced that it has finalized preparations to commence clinical trial on four medicinal herbs. The university has been engaging in producing skin disease herbal medicine.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Milla, Weah, Drogba Others Storm Lagos

[Vanguard] No less than 46 African football legends have confirmed their participation in the clash of legends – a Charity /Peace football match being organized by Kanu Heart Foundation and Nelson Mandela Foundation for charitable initiatives.

[Vanguard] No less than 46 African football legends have confirmed their participation in the clash of legends - a Charity /Peace football match being organized by Kanu Heart Foundation and Nelson Mandela Foundation for charitable initiatives.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Gauteng to Review Initiation School Laws

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The Gauteng Provincial Government will revisit the regulations of traditional initiation schools in terms of section 12 of the Children’s Act 38 of 2005.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The Gauteng Provincial Government will revisit the regulations of traditional initiation schools in terms of section 12 of the Children's Act 38 of 2005.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Why I Support #BlackMonday, and Why You Should Too

[Daily Maverick] If we cannot unify in protest over President Jacob Zuma’s actions then we have truly slipped past the point of no return. Zuma can continue to laugh to his “Thixo waseGeorge Koch” because he now knows full well that our passivity and i…

[Daily Maverick] If we cannot unify in protest over President Jacob Zuma's actions then we have truly slipped past the point of no return. Zuma can continue to laugh to his "Thixo waseGeorge Koch" because he now knows full well that our passivity and inability to mobilise is our final surrender to the hijacking of this nation.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Parliament Passes Anti-Terrorism Amendment Bill 2017

[Observer] Parliament has passed the Anti-Terrorism Amendment Bill 2017, which contains amendments aimed at suppressing terror financing. Section two of the approved bill provides a definition of a suspected terrorist.

[Observer] Parliament has passed the Anti-Terrorism Amendment Bill 2017, which contains amendments aimed at suppressing terror financing. Section two of the approved bill provides a definition of a suspected terrorist.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

ODM Youth Leader Sought By Police for Misusing Firearm

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Police are looking for Orange Democratic Movement youth leader Benson Musungu who fired shots at the party headquarters on Wednesday to scare away a rowdy group.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Police are looking for Orange Democratic Movement youth leader Benson Musungu who fired shots at the party headquarters on Wednesday to scare away a rowdy group.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya