Farmers in Court for Alleged Attack On Girl, 9

[News24Wire] Two farmers are expected in the Bronkhorstspruit Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday in connection with an incident last year in which a nine-year-old girl was allegedly handcuffed to a tree, beaten and shot at.

[News24Wire] Two farmers are expected in the Bronkhorstspruit Magistrate's Court on Tuesday in connection with an incident last year in which a nine-year-old girl was allegedly handcuffed to a tree, beaten and shot at.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Lungu Ready for Commonwealth Brokered Dialogue

[Zambia Reports] President Edgar Lungu has said that he will be available for the March 26 Commonwealth driven dialogue in Lusaka that pushes the move to bring him to the table with his sworn political adversary Hakainde Hichilema.

[Zambia Reports] President Edgar Lungu has said that he will be available for the March 26 Commonwealth driven dialogue in Lusaka that pushes the move to bring him to the table with his sworn political adversary Hakainde Hichilema.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Constitutional Court to Hear Case on Political Party Funding

[News24Wire] A confirmation hearing is expected to be held in the Constitutional Court on Tuesday for a Western Cape High Court judgment on the constitutionality of the Promotion of Access to Information Act (PAIA), which relates to access to informati…

[News24Wire] A confirmation hearing is expected to be held in the Constitutional Court on Tuesday for a Western Cape High Court judgment on the constitutionality of the Promotion of Access to Information Act (PAIA), which relates to access to information on the private funding of political parties.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Suspected Mentally Challenged Man Kills Two Pupils in Ogun

[Guardian] A suspected mentally challenged man on Monday hacked to death two pupils of Saint John’s Anglican Primary School in Agodo, Ogun Waterside Local Government Area of Ogun.

[Guardian] A suspected mentally challenged man on Monday hacked to death two pupils of Saint John's Anglican Primary School in Agodo, Ogun Waterside Local Government Area of Ogun.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Somali Parliament Votes Against UAE Port Deal

[East African] The Federal Parliament of Somalia Monday overwhelmingly voted against the Dubai Port Operator (DP World) of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) operating in the country.

[East African] The Federal Parliament of Somalia Monday overwhelmingly voted against the Dubai Port Operator (DP World) of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) operating in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Youths Group Wants Age of Candidacy Laws Abolished

[New Zimbabwe] A youth group plans a Constitutional Court challenge against age caps on public office, arguing the injunctions are discriminatory and therefore potentially unconstitutional.

[New Zimbabwe] A youth group plans a Constitutional Court challenge against age caps on public office, arguing the injunctions are discriminatory and therefore potentially unconstitutional.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe