Convicted Murderer Rolls Eyes When Sentenced to Four Life Terms

[News24Wire] A young man barely out of his teens applauded and scoffed after being handed four life sentences and 60 years after being convicted of five murders, rape, possession of a firearm and ammunition, assault, conspiracy and three counts of atte…

[News24Wire] A young man barely out of his teens applauded and scoffed after being handed four life sentences and 60 years after being convicted of five murders, rape, possession of a firearm and ammunition, assault, conspiracy and three counts of attempted murder.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Kenya, Tanzania Q1 Growth Slows Down

[East African] East Africa’s two leading economies, Kenya and Tanzania, recorded a drop in growth in the first quarter of this year, due to a slowdown in manufacturing, agriculture and construction sectors.

[East African] East Africa's two leading economies, Kenya and Tanzania, recorded a drop in growth in the first quarter of this year, due to a slowdown in manufacturing, agriculture and construction sectors.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Minister Asks Buhari to Sign Peace Corps Bill

[Premium Times] The Nigerian minister of youths and sports, Solomon Dalung, has said the Peace Corps bill if signed into law would save Nigeria from the menace of criminality as its core mandate was to engage the youth.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian minister of youths and sports, Solomon Dalung, has said the Peace Corps bill if signed into law would save Nigeria from the menace of criminality as its core mandate was to engage the youth.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Businessman Chiyangwa Launches Clothing Label

[Financial Gazette] The flamboyant businessman and ZIFA president is at it again, this time launching a t-shirt label with a rather interesting name, the “Apa Hauna Cash” brand.

[Financial Gazette] The flamboyant businessman and ZIFA president is at it again, this time launching a t-shirt label with a rather interesting name, the "Apa Hauna Cash" brand.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Cotton Firms Under Probe

[The Herald] Agriculture, Mechanisation and Irrigation Development Minister Joseph Made has threatened to bring all cotton marketing activities under Government control to prevent smuggling and side marketing by private firms, accused of causing disord…

[The Herald] Agriculture, Mechanisation and Irrigation Development Minister Joseph Made has threatened to bring all cotton marketing activities under Government control to prevent smuggling and side marketing by private firms, accused of causing disorderly marketing.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Traffic Cops Attack Couple, Gouge Man’s Eye

[New Zimbabwe] A police officer who teamed up with his three colleagues to assault a couple for standing at a junction close to where they were controlling traffic leaving the husband with his eye dangling out has been dragged to court.

[New Zimbabwe] A police officer who teamed up with his three colleagues to assault a couple for standing at a junction close to where they were controlling traffic leaving the husband with his eye dangling out has been dragged to court.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Yaounde Conference – All United to Tackle Pressing African Stakes

[Cameroon Tribune] The Yaounde continental conference on African integration is taking place at the moment the continent is facing major political, security and socio-economic challenges.

[Cameroon Tribune] The Yaounde continental conference on African integration is taking place at the moment the continent is facing major political, security and socio-economic challenges.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon