Magician Confesses to Killing 21-Year-Old On Her Birthday

[News24Wire] A man accused of killing a Khayelitsha woman on her 21st birthday and burying her body beneath concrete in a neighbour’s yard, confessed to the murder on Thursday, the National Prosecuting authority (NPA) said.

[News24Wire] A man accused of killing a Khayelitsha woman on her 21st birthday and burying her body beneath concrete in a neighbour's yard, confessed to the murder on Thursday, the National Prosecuting authority (NPA) said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Palestinian Hunger Strike – MPs Join ‘Solidarity Stand-Off’

[The Herald] Zimbabwe’s parliamentarians, the Friends of Palestine, members of the diplomatic corps and civil society on Wednesday joined the Palestinian embassy for the “Solidarity Stand-off” being done by Palestinian prisoners who are on an open-ende…

[The Herald] Zimbabwe's parliamentarians, the Friends of Palestine, members of the diplomatic corps and civil society on Wednesday joined the Palestinian embassy for the "Solidarity Stand-off" being done by Palestinian prisoners who are on an open-ended hunger strike, protesting the inhuman conditions they are subjected to by Israeli prison authorities.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Cape Cop Felt Isolated After Launching Inquiry Into Alleged Corruption

[News24Wire] The policewoman who was said to have exposed an alleged network of corruption in the Western Cape on Thursday described how she felt increasingly isolated.

[News24Wire] The policewoman who was said to have exposed an alleged network of corruption in the Western Cape on Thursday described how she felt increasingly isolated.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Malema ‘Land Grab’ Case Postponed

[News24Wire] Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema’s case in the Newcastle Magistrate’s Court, over calls he made to supporters to invade unoccupied land, has been postponed to October.

[News24Wire] Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema's case in the Newcastle Magistrate's Court, over calls he made to supporters to invade unoccupied land, has been postponed to October.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

There’s Pressure On Academics to Learn How to Teach. but They Need More Support

[The Conversation Africa] Academics are under increasing pressure to learn to teach well, better or differently than before. There are many reasons for this.

[The Conversation Africa] Academics are under increasing pressure to learn to teach well, better or differently than before. There are many reasons for this.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Violence, Teen Pregnancy a Worry for KZN MEC

[News24Wire] KZN Education MEC Mthandeni Dlungwane has revealed how he is constantly worried over violent crimes in the province’s schools, saying learners, principals and teachers no longer feel safe in schools.

[News24Wire] KZN Education MEC Mthandeni Dlungwane has revealed how he is constantly worried over violent crimes in the province's schools, saying learners, principals and teachers no longer feel safe in schools.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Police Appeal for Information to Trace Durban Cop’s Killers

[News24Wire] KwaZulu-Natal police are appealing for information that could lead to the arrest of unknown gunmen who fatally shot an off-duty policeman in Umbilo, Durban, on Wednesday night.

[News24Wire] KwaZulu-Natal police are appealing for information that could lead to the arrest of unknown gunmen who fatally shot an off-duty policeman in Umbilo, Durban, on Wednesday night.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Chinese Company Starts Road Upgrading in Rwandan Capital

[Focac] China Road and Bridge Cooperation(CRBC) has started an urban road upgrading project in Rwanda’s capital city Kigali, which is expected to improve the overall traffic situation in Kigali and the landlocked country.

[Focac] China Road and Bridge Cooperation(CRBC) has started an urban road upgrading project in Rwanda's capital city Kigali, which is expected to improve the overall traffic situation in Kigali and the landlocked country.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Gospel Musicians Will Win Artiste of the Year for Next 10 Years

[Ghana Star] Gospel songstress Celestine Donkor has warned secular artistes they will remain in the wilderness for a long time as gospel musicians will be winning the Artiste of the Year for the next 10 years.

[Ghana Star] Gospel songstress Celestine Donkor has warned secular artistes they will remain in the wilderness for a long time as gospel musicians will be winning the Artiste of the Year for the next 10 years.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Ghana to Submit Film for 2018 Oscars

[Ghana Star] The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has approved a 14-member committee to select a film to represent Ghana at the 90th Oscars which will run in 2018.

[Ghana Star] The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has approved a 14-member committee to select a film to represent Ghana at the 90th Oscars which will run in 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana