Pastor Arrested for Child Rape

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican police in Gondola district, in the central province of Manica, have arrested a pastor, 56 year old Nelson Simoes, for “marrying” a 13 year old girl.

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican police in Gondola district, in the central province of Manica, have arrested a pastor, 56 year old Nelson Simoes, for "marrying" a 13 year old girl.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Arms Embargo, Sanctions Fail At UN Security Council

[AI London] The United Nations Security Council’s failure to approve a 23 December, 2016, resolution that would have imposed an arms embargo on South Sudan and placed a travel ban and asset freeze on three senior South Sudanese leaders was deeply disap…

[AI London] The United Nations Security Council's failure to approve a 23 December, 2016, resolution that would have imposed an arms embargo on South Sudan and placed a travel ban and asset freeze on three senior South Sudanese leaders was deeply disappointing, seven non-governmental groups said today.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

NSCDC Deploys 3000 Personnel to Kaduna

[Leadership] Ahead of the Yuletide, the Kaduna State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has deployed no less than 3000 personnel to maintain law and order. The corps’ commandant in the state, Alhaji Modu Bunu, stated during…

[Leadership] Ahead of the Yuletide, the Kaduna State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has deployed no less than 3000 personnel to maintain law and order. The corps' commandant in the state, Alhaji Modu Bunu, stated during a news briefing that "the state is still plagued by crimes like kidnapping/abduction, cattle rustling,armed robbery, thuggery (sara-suka),among other forms of crimes.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Over a Million Displaced in the North – Report

[Leadership] Over 1.7 million Nigerians are still living as internally displaced persons (IDPs) in 12 northern states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), a document obtained by LEADERSHIP Weekend has revealed.

[Leadership] Over 1.7 million Nigerians are still living as internally displaced persons (IDPs) in 12 northern states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), a document obtained by LEADERSHIP Weekend has revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

ZRP to Continue Monitoring Cops

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Republic Police will continue monitoring officers deployed at roadblocks and those carrying out other duties as part of its ongoing measures to curb corruption, a senior police officer said yesterday.

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Republic Police will continue monitoring officers deployed at roadblocks and those carrying out other duties as part of its ongoing measures to curb corruption, a senior police officer said yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt Grants Diaspora Returnees Farms, Evicts Them After Eight Months

[New Zimbabwe] GOVERNMENT has, with immediate effect, ordered over 170 A2 farmers out of Triangle Ranch in the Masvingo Province, barely eight months after granting them farmland.

[New Zimbabwe] GOVERNMENT has, with immediate effect, ordered over 170 A2 farmers out of Triangle Ranch in the Masvingo Province, barely eight months after granting them farmland.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Warriors Ready for Elephants

[The Herald] Petros Kausiyo and Grace Chingoma -ZIMBABWE’S international friendly against Cote d’Ivoire in Abidjan on Boxing Day might be missing several key players, but the encounter will present a number of players who have been on the fringes of se…

[The Herald] Petros Kausiyo and Grace Chingoma -ZIMBABWE'S international friendly against Cote d'Ivoire in Abidjan on Boxing Day might be missing several key players, but the encounter will present a number of players who have been on the fringes of selection with a last big chance to impress coach Callisto Pasuwa.Pasuwa was scheduled to fly out with a second string side for the game that will officially kick-start the national team training camp with a host of the senior team's players who play outside the country expected to join camp from December 26

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mliswa Says All Parties Sinking, Count Me Out

[New Zimbabwe] NORTON MP, Temba Mliswa, said he is joining any political party in the near future not only because they are all “sinking” but also because they lack vision, direction and respect for both the electorate and their senior membership.

[New Zimbabwe] NORTON MP, Temba Mliswa, said he is joining any political party in the near future not only because they are all "sinking" but also because they lack vision, direction and respect for both the electorate and their senior membership.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe