Elections Body to Investigate Ruling Party Rally Mayhem

[New Zimbabwe] The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) says it is investigating skirmishes that broke out during President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s Bindura rally weekend resulting in scores beaten up and injured by police.

[New Zimbabwe] The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) says it is investigating skirmishes that broke out during President Emmerson Mnangagwa's Bindura rally weekend resulting in scores beaten up and injured by police.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Rural Teachers Fret Over Vote Freeze Out, Confront Elections Body

[New Zimbabwe] Zimbabwe’s rural teachers have written to the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) demanding that the poll management authority should come clean on what it had in store for those who would be deployed outside areas they were registered t…

[New Zimbabwe] Zimbabwe's rural teachers have written to the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) demanding that the poll management authority should come clean on what it had in store for those who would be deployed outside areas they were registered to vote.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Port Elizabeth Flying Squad Arrest Wanted Suspect

[SAPS] Quick response by PE. Flying Squad for police assistance resulted in the arrest of a wanted suspect as well as two other suspects and the recovery of a suspected stolen firearm.

[SAPS] Quick response by PE. Flying Squad for police assistance resulted in the arrest of a wanted suspect as well as two other suspects and the recovery of a suspected stolen firearm.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Opposition Demands Attorney General to Resign

[Nyasa Times] Eight opposition parties including the erstwhile ruling People’s Party (PP) have issued demands for Attorney General Charles Mhango to immediately resign for putting the Malawi government at risk in the Malawi Police Service (MPS) controv…

[Nyasa Times] Eight opposition parties including the erstwhile ruling People's Party (PP) have issued demands for Attorney General Charles Mhango to immediately resign for putting the Malawi government at risk in the Malawi Police Service (MPS) controversial food rations procurement.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Parliament Approves Bill to Decriminalise Libel

[MFWA] The lower chamber of the House of Representatives (Parliament) in Liberia has unanimously approved a bill to decriminalise libel. The majority (40 lawmakers) also voted to maintain ‘the Kamara Abdullah Kamara Act of Press Freedom’ as the officia…

[MFWA] The lower chamber of the House of Representatives (Parliament) in Liberia has unanimously approved a bill to decriminalise libel. The majority (40 lawmakers) also voted to maintain 'the Kamara Abdullah Kamara Act of Press Freedom' as the official name of the law when passed.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia