Court Adjourns Venezuelan Drug Case

[Nyasa Times] A case involving a 24-year-old woman from the South American country of Venezuela arrested by Malawian police for attempting to smuggle narcotics has been adjourned by Blantyre Magistrate Court to July 12 after she has been formally charg…

[Nyasa Times] A case involving a 24-year-old woman from the South American country of Venezuela arrested by Malawian police for attempting to smuggle narcotics has been adjourned by Blantyre Magistrate Court to July 12 after she has been formally charged of drug trafficking.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Land Reform Murder Case Flops As Witnesses Die

[New Zimbabwe] A Glendale family is living to endure the reality of the saying ‘justice delayed is justice denied’ after the final witness in the murder of their son passed on, resulting in the collapse of the case in Harare this week.

[New Zimbabwe] A Glendale family is living to endure the reality of the saying 'justice delayed is justice denied' after the final witness in the murder of their son passed on, resulting in the collapse of the case in Harare this week.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Major Councils Owed U.S.$1 Billion in Unpaid Bills

[The Herald] Major local authorities are owed over $1 billion in unpaid bills by residents, Government, industry and commerce, a situation partly to blame for poor service delivery by most councils. Some local authorities are reportedly failing to coll…

[The Herald] Major local authorities are owed over $1 billion in unpaid bills by residents, Government, industry and commerce, a situation partly to blame for poor service delivery by most councils. Some local authorities are reportedly failing to collect refuse and provide other basic services and to pay salaries. Residents, commerce and industry are said to be the biggest culprits.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Woman Files Rape Charges Against Daughter’s Lover

[New Zimbabwe] A miffed woman filed rape charges against her daughter’s lover as revenge after he offered a measly sum in “damages” for sex with her daughter, a Harare court heard Wednesday.

[New Zimbabwe] A miffed woman filed rape charges against her daughter's lover as revenge after he offered a measly sum in "damages" for sex with her daughter, a Harare court heard Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Coach Sends Critics Into Hiding After Chipolopolo Victory

[Zambia Reports] Zambia coach Wedson Nyirenda continued with the building process that produced a third straight win for Chipolopolo’s newcomers to reach final the COSAFA final for the first time in four years.

[Zambia Reports] Zambia coach Wedson Nyirenda continued with the building process that produced a third straight win for Chipolopolo's newcomers to reach final the COSAFA final for the first time in four years.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Satellite Launch to Boost Telecoms Sector

[ANGOP] Luanda -The launch of the first Angolan satellite (Angosat) will boost the telecommunications sector in the country, said the Executive Director of Infrasat, Diogo de Carvalho.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The launch of the first Angolan satellite (Angosat) will boost the telecommunications sector in the country, said the Executive Director of Infrasat, Diogo de Carvalho.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Radio Station Raided, Forced Off Air for Allowing Hate Speech

[MFWA] The Bureau of National Investigations, BNI, on June 30, 2017, stormed the studios of Zaa Radio, located in Tamale, in the Northern Region of Ghana and forced the network to suspend broadcasting for about an hour over concerns that it was being u…

[MFWA] The Bureau of National Investigations, BNI, on June 30, 2017, stormed the studios of Zaa Radio, located in Tamale, in the Northern Region of Ghana and forced the network to suspend broadcasting for about an hour over concerns that it was being used to fan religious conflict.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana