Blood Sample of Motorist in Cyclists’ Death Case Taken Too Late – Court Hears

[News24Wire] A blood sample, which would have determined whether or not motorist Omesh Ramnarain was drunk when he crashed into two cyclists, killing both, was only taken after the legal two-hour “window period”.

[News24Wire] A blood sample, which would have determined whether or not motorist Omesh Ramnarain was drunk when he crashed into two cyclists, killing both, was only taken after the legal two-hour "window period".

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Amid ‘Dramatic Deterioration’ in DR Congo, UN and Partners Launch $1.68 Billion Aid Appeal

[UN News] Warning of a “dramatic deterioration” in the humanitarian crisis in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) over the last 12 months, United Nations agencies and relief partners on Thursday launched the largest-ever funding appeal for the v…

[UN News] Warning of a "dramatic deterioration" in the humanitarian crisis in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) over the last 12 months, United Nations agencies and relief partners on Thursday launched the largest-ever funding appeal for the vast central African country.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

CA Advisory On Grim Statistics of Supply Chain Risks in Third-Party Software

[CIO] The Communications Authority of Kenya (CA), through the National Computer Incident Response Team Coordination Center issued an advisory on supply chain risks in third- party software stating that ICT users should make informed and risk-free decis…

[CIO] The Communications Authority of Kenya (CA), through the National Computer Incident Response Team Coordination Center issued an advisory on supply chain risks in third- party software stating that ICT users should make informed and risk-free decisions on the choices of their products by engaging Cybersecurity experts.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Premier Orders Mghwira to Stop Sale of KNCU Property

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa has ordered Kilimanjaro Regional Commissioner Anna Mghwira to intervene and halt plans by the Kilimanjaro Native Cooperative Union (KNCU) to sale some of its property.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa has ordered Kilimanjaro Regional Commissioner Anna Mghwira to intervene and halt plans by the Kilimanjaro Native Cooperative Union (KNCU) to sale some of its property.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Bail Hearing Postponed for KZN Farmer, Who Allegedly Shot and Killed Mourner

[News24Wire] The KwaZulu-Natal farmer, who allegedly shot and killed a mourner at a funeral on his farm in Cramond, KZN midlands, will only find out next week whether he will be released on bail.

[News24Wire] The KwaZulu-Natal farmer, who allegedly shot and killed a mourner at a funeral on his farm in Cramond, KZN midlands, will only find out next week whether he will be released on bail.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Burundi Lodged Complaint Against EAC Secretariat

[Iwacu] Burundi has filed a complaint against EAC secretariat this 17 January 2018. In a legal file “The Attorney General of the Republic of Burundi vs. The Secretary General of the East African Community, Reference No2 of 2018”, Burundi asks EAC court…

[Iwacu] Burundi has filed a complaint against EAC secretariat this 17 January 2018. In a legal file "The Attorney General of the Republic of Burundi vs. The Secretary General of the East African Community, Reference No2 of 2018", Burundi asks EAC court to refer to the law and answer their complaint about EALA Speaker controversial election.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

8 Percent of Adolescent Girls Fell Pregnant in Burundi, Reveals Isteebu Report

[Iwacu] Eight percent of teenage girls fall pregnant early in the country, reveals the 3rd 2016-2017 Demographic and Health Survey conducted by Burundi Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies (ISTEEBU). Ignorance about reproductive health is one o…

[Iwacu] Eight percent of teenage girls fall pregnant early in the country, reveals the 3rd 2016-2017 Demographic and Health Survey conducted by Burundi Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies (ISTEEBU). Ignorance about reproductive health is one of the main causes.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Human Rights Watch – ‘2015 Crisis Continued Through 2017’

[Iwacu] In its 28th annual world report made this Thursday 18 January, the Human Rights Watch has published a 643-page report reviewing the human rights practices in more than 90 countries including Burundi. The experts of the Human Rights Watch report…

[Iwacu] In its 28th annual world report made this Thursday 18 January, the Human Rights Watch has published a 643-page report reviewing the human rights practices in more than 90 countries including Burundi. The experts of the Human Rights Watch report that the political and human rights crisis that erupted in April 2015 continued through 2017, as government forces targeted real and perceived opponents with near total impunity.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi