Police Killed, Beat Post-Election Protesters

[HRW] Nairobi -Kenyan police killed at least 33 people, possibly as many as 50, and injured hundreds more in some parts of Nairobi, the capital, in response to protests following the August 8, 2017 elections, Amnesty International and Human Rights Watc…

[HRW] Nairobi -Kenyan police killed at least 33 people, possibly as many as 50, and injured hundreds more in some parts of Nairobi, the capital, in response to protests following the August 8, 2017 elections, Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch said in a joint report released today.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Public Service Minister Suspends More Top Officials

[News24Wire] In what is seemingly becoming a ministerial trend this year, Public Service and Administration Minister Faith Muthambi has suspended her chief financial officer and a deputy director general for undisclosed reasons.

[News24Wire] In what is seemingly becoming a ministerial trend this year, Public Service and Administration Minister Faith Muthambi has suspended her chief financial officer and a deputy director general for undisclosed reasons.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Sharks, WP Host Currie Cup Semi-Finals

[News24Wire] The Sharks will host the Blue Bulls i n Durban and Western Province will take on the Golden Lions in Cape Town in the Currie Cup Premier Division semi-finals next weekend following a gripping final pool round loaded with permutations.

[News24Wire] The Sharks will host the Blue Bulls i n Durban and Western Province will take on the Golden Lions in Cape Town in the Currie Cup Premier Division semi-finals next weekend following a gripping final pool round loaded with permutations.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Remembering Thomas Sankara

[Deutsche Welle] Burkina Faso’s late President Thomas Sankara is considered one of Africa’s revolutionaries and an icon of the liberation movement. He continues to inspire youth movements across Africa.

[Deutsche Welle] Burkina Faso's late President Thomas Sankara is considered one of Africa's revolutionaries and an icon of the liberation movement. He continues to inspire youth movements across Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Burkina Faso

Setting the Record Straight – Detention of Mass Shooting Suspects

[SAPS] The SAPS in the Western Cape has learned with dismay inaccurate reports in the The Times newspaper of Friday, 13 October 2017 under the headline: “Cops mess up big time”.

[SAPS] The SAPS in the Western Cape has learned with dismay inaccurate reports in the The Times newspaper of Friday, 13 October 2017 under the headline: "Cops mess up big time".

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa