Bowlers Set Up Crushing Victory for Proteas Women

[News24Wire] Odine Kirsten, Matshipi Marcia Letsoalo and Yolani Fourie took nine wickets between them, setting up a crushing eight-wicket victory for the Proteas women in their last one-day international (ODI) match against Bangladesh in Cox’s Bazar on…

[News24Wire] Odine Kirsten, Matshipi Marcia Letsoalo and Yolani Fourie took nine wickets between them, setting up a crushing eight-wicket victory for the Proteas women in their last one-day international (ODI) match against Bangladesh in Cox's Bazar on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Retired Pastor Found Guilty of Raping Girl in 1976

[News24Wire] A retired Pinkster pastor was found guilty of raping an 8-year-old girl congregant 46 years ago in a judgment handed down by the Parow Regional Court on Thursday.

[News24Wire] A retired Pinkster pastor was found guilty of raping an 8-year-old girl congregant 46 years ago in a judgment handed down by the Parow Regional Court on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

ICGLR – Burundi, DR Congo Crises Are Beyond Term Limits

[East African] The political crises in Burundi and the Democratic Republic of Congo continue to pose security challenges in the region. The executive secretary of the International Conference of the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR) Zachary Muburi-Muita tells…

[East African] The political crises in Burundi and the Democratic Republic of Congo continue to pose security challenges in the region. The executive secretary of the International Conference of the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR) Zachary Muburi-Muita tells Fred Oluoch how the matter is being tackled.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Politicians, Elite Using Southern Kaduna Crisis to Make Money – Balarabe Musa

[Premium Times] The first executive Governor of Kaduna State, Balarabe Musa, has accused politicians and the elite of exploiting the Southern Kaduna killings to make money and advance their political interests, while the victims wallow in trauma.

[Premium Times] The first executive Governor of Kaduna State, Balarabe Musa, has accused politicians and the elite of exploiting the Southern Kaduna killings to make money and advance their political interests, while the victims wallow in trauma.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

2017 and Beyond – the Years of Hardship Are Coming

[Daily Maverick] In South Africa, we should be prepared for the effects of the 2016 year in politics to be felt for years to come. But rather than a warning, this should be a call to responsibility for all of us. By MATTHEW DU PLESSIS.

[Daily Maverick] In South Africa, we should be prepared for the effects of the 2016 year in politics to be felt for years to come. But rather than a warning, this should be a call to responsibility for all of us. By MATTHEW DU PLESSIS.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Amisom, Somali Forces Killed 92 Civilians in Last Four Months – UN

[East African] Somali security forces and the African Union Mission in Somalia (Amisom) troops killed 92 civilians in the last four months of 2016, the United Nations reported Tuesday.

[East African] Somali security forces and the African Union Mission in Somalia (Amisom) troops killed 92 civilians in the last four months of 2016, the United Nations reported Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Kenya Switches to Thermal Power as Hydroelectric Dams Dry Up

[East African] Kenya is injecting thermal electricity into the national grid to compensate for hydro generation — which has affected by low water levels due to poor rainfall last year.

[East African] Kenya is injecting thermal electricity into the national grid to compensate for hydro generation -- which has affected by low water levels due to poor rainfall last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya