Ulamas Declare 4 Days of Fasting and Prayers As Death Toll From Starvation Rises

[Dalsan Radio] The Head of the Council of Imams and Muslim scholars in Somalia Sheikh Bashir. Ahmed on Sunday declared four days of fasting and prayers to seek divine intervention as hunger drought continues to ravage Somalia.

[Dalsan Radio] The Head of the Council of Imams and Muslim scholars in Somalia Sheikh Bashir. Ahmed on Sunday declared four days of fasting and prayers to seek divine intervention as hunger drought continues to ravage Somalia.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Rapist Sentenced to Life By Scottburgh Regional Court

[SAPS] The accused (49) was sentenced to life imprisonment by the Scottburgh Regional Court last week for rape. He was found guilty of raping his stepdaughter twice at Amahlongwa Mission, Umkomaas area in 2015. A 15-year-old victim was at home when she…

[SAPS] The accused (49) was sentenced to life imprisonment by the Scottburgh Regional Court last week for rape. He was found guilty of raping his stepdaughter twice at Amahlongwa Mission, Umkomaas area in 2015. A 15-year-old victim was at home when she was asked by her mother to go to the accused's house in the area to cut her hair in preparation for school. The victim did go and while at the accused's house, she was raped by the accused and threatened not to report to her mother. On another day, the victim was a

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Six Bodies With Gunshot Wounds Found Next to Joburg Railway Line

[News24Wire] The police have opened murder cases following the discovery of six dead bodies, believed to be those of illegal miners, next to a railway line in Benoni, east of Johannesburg on Sunday morning.

[News24Wire] The police have opened murder cases following the discovery of six dead bodies, believed to be those of illegal miners, next to a railway line in Benoni, east of Johannesburg on Sunday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Consent, Kissing and Groping in Nigeria’s Reality TV Show

[This is Africa] The kissing and groping of two housemates in Nigeria’s reality TV show, Big Brother Naija, while they were asleep, have led to discussions on sexual consent, rape and victim blaming on social media. Can the organisers of the Big Brothe…

[This is Africa] The kissing and groping of two housemates in Nigeria's reality TV show, Big Brother Naija, while they were asleep, have led to discussions on sexual consent, rape and victim blaming on social media. Can the organisers of the Big Brother Naija reality show do more than evict Kemen from the house?

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Titans Beat Warriors After Collapse

[News24Wire] Henry Davids spearheaded a strong batting display that was key to lifting the Titans to a 35-run win over the Warriors in their One-Day Cup clash at Buffalo Park in East London on Sunday.

[News24Wire] Henry Davids spearheaded a strong batting display that was key to lifting the Titans to a 35-run win over the Warriors in their One-Day Cup clash at Buffalo Park in East London on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘We Are At a Crisis’ – ANC Western Cape

[News24Wire] Divisions within the tripartite alliance were clear on Sunday as the secretary of the ANC in the Western Cape, Faiez Jacobs, called for unity, saying the ruling party has reached crisis point.

[News24Wire] Divisions within the tripartite alliance were clear on Sunday as the secretary of the ANC in the Western Cape, Faiez Jacobs, called for unity, saying the ruling party has reached crisis point.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Kano State Sues Women For Giving Birth a Day After Mass Wedding

[Daily Trust] The Kano State government has dragged Habiba Inusa of Doguwa Gangare to court for giving birth to a child a day after the mass wedding sponsored by the government.

[Daily Trust] The Kano State government has dragged Habiba Inusa of Doguwa Gangare to court for giving birth to a child a day after the mass wedding sponsored by the government.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Aspirant Stresses Honesty in Leadership

[New Dawn] A Bong County District #3 Representative aspirant has named honesty as an essential tool in the provision of good leadership. According to Madam Hawa Norris, Liberians continue to suffer as a result of serious dishonesty that leaders of the …

[New Dawn] A Bong County District #3 Representative aspirant has named honesty as an essential tool in the provision of good leadership. According to Madam Hawa Norris, Liberians continue to suffer as a result of serious dishonesty that leaders of the country continue to exhibit.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia