Sixth Suspect to Appear in Court for Ngcobo Police Shooting

[News24Wire] A sixth person is expected to appear in the Ngcobo Magistrate’s Court on Thursday in connection with the killing of five police officers and a soldier in Ngcobo in the Eastern Cape.

[News24Wire] A sixth person is expected to appear in the Ngcobo Magistrate's Court on Thursday in connection with the killing of five police officers and a soldier in Ngcobo in the Eastern Cape.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Woman Assaulted Outside Luthuli House Gets New Home Thanks to Crowdfunding Campaign

[News24Wire] A crowdfunding campaign has paid for a new home for the woman who was photographed while being kicked and assaulted during a Black First Land First (BLF) “Hands off Zuma” protest outside Luthuli House.

[News24Wire] A crowdfunding campaign has paid for a new home for the woman who was photographed while being kicked and assaulted during a Black First Land First (BLF) “Hands off Zuma” protest outside Luthuli House.

New Twist in Kenyatta Kin U.S.$30 Million Land Case

[Nation] The long-running legal dispute pitting two companies belonging to two cousins of President Uhuru Kenyatta and a top lender has taken a new twist after a Nairobi lawyer disowned the signed consent document that led to the auction of a Sh3 billi…

[Nation] The long-running legal dispute pitting two companies belonging to two cousins of President Uhuru Kenyatta and a top lender has taken a new twist after a Nairobi lawyer disowned the signed consent document that led to the auction of a Sh3 billion coffee farm.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Minister of Police General Bheki Cele Issues a Strong Warning Against All Operators of Fake Twitter Accounts Operating in His Name

[SAPS] The Minister of Police General Bheki Cele has noted with concern and further issued a strong warning against all the culprits who are operating fake Twitter accounts impersonating him. The Minister has expressed his disappointment and utter disg…

[SAPS] The Minister of Police General Bheki Cele has noted with concern and further issued a strong warning against all the culprits who are operating fake Twitter accounts impersonating him. The Minister has expressed his disappointment and utter disgust at some of the Twitter posts from the fake accounts.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Govt Orders Reshuffle of Refugee Department

[Monitor] Kampala -Relief and Disaster Preparedness Minister Hilary Onek has ordered for an urgent reshuffle in the refugee department following the interdiction of Commissioner of Refugees, Mr Apollo Kazungu and four other officials yesterday.

[Monitor] Kampala -Relief and Disaster Preparedness Minister Hilary Onek has ordered for an urgent reshuffle in the refugee department following the interdiction of Commissioner of Refugees, Mr Apollo Kazungu and four other officials yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Ministry Issues Alert on Foot and Mouth Disease

[Nation] Livestock farmers are facing yet another crisis following an outbreak of foot and mouth disease, which has struck in the wake of an ongoing drought that has claimed tens of cattle.

[Nation] Livestock farmers are facing yet another crisis following an outbreak of foot and mouth disease, which has struck in the wake of an ongoing drought that has claimed tens of cattle.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Digital Media Can Transform Agriculture in Nigeria

[Guardian] Despite the huge mobile penetration in Nigeria, the country has barely utilised social media to improve the agricultural sector. This was the view of the Founder, X-ray Farms Consulting, Africanfarmer Mogaji, yesterday, at the ongoing Social…

[Guardian] Despite the huge mobile penetration in Nigeria, the country has barely utilised social media to improve the agricultural sector. This was the view of the Founder, X-ray Farms Consulting, Africanfarmer Mogaji, yesterday, at the ongoing Social Media Week (SMW).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

APC’s NEC Outcome Affirms Party’s Collapse, Says PDP

[Guardian] The opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday launched yet another barrage of criticisms against the All Progressives Congress (APC), concluding the ruling party has finally crumbled, wrecked by a “presidency cabal.”

[Guardian] The opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday launched yet another barrage of criticisms against the All Progressives Congress (APC), concluding the ruling party has finally crumbled, wrecked by a “presidency cabal.”

Gun Drama as Police Attempt to Serve Jimi Wanjigi With Court Order

[Nairobi News] There was drama in the middle of a busy highway on Wednesday afternoon in Nairobi as police were forced to draw guns in an attempt to serve Jimi Wanjigi with court order.

[Nairobi News] There was drama in the middle of a busy highway on Wednesday afternoon in Nairobi as police were forced to draw guns in an attempt to serve Jimi Wanjigi with court order.