African Migrant Women Face ‘Shocking Sexual Abuse’

[IPS] Rome -Up to 80 per cent of Nigerian migrant women and girls arriving on Europe’s shores in Italy could potentially be sex trafficking victims, spotlighting the horrific levels of abuse and violence migrants face along their arduous journeys for a…

[IPS] Rome -Up to 80 per cent of Nigerian migrant women and girls arriving on Europe's shores in Italy could potentially be sex trafficking victims, spotlighting the horrific levels of abuse and violence migrants face along their arduous journeys for a better future, according to a UN study.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

2 Dead, Several Injured in Stampede At FNB Stadium

[News24Wire] Two people have died and several have been injured in a stampede at the Soweto Derby between Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates, according to reports on Saturday afternoon. Kaizer Chiefs were playing Orlando Pirates at the stadium in the Ca…

[News24Wire] Two people have died and several have been injured in a stampede at the Soweto Derby between Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates, according to reports on Saturday afternoon. Kaizer Chiefs were playing Orlando Pirates at the stadium in the Carling Black Label Cup.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Two Die in Football Stadium Stampede

[News24Wire] The Stadium Management South Africa (SMSA) has expressed its condolences to the families of two people who died in a stampede at the Soweto Derby between Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates.

[News24Wire] The Stadium Management South Africa (SMSA) has expressed its condolences to the families of two people who died in a stampede at the Soweto Derby between Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

How Military Repeatedly Claimed It Killed Boko Haram Leader, Abubakar Shekau

[Premium Times] After several claims that it had killed the leader of the extremist Boko Haram sect, Abubakar Shekau, or that he may have died, the Nigerian military recently ordered its men to capture him within 40 days.

[Premium Times] After several claims that it had killed the leader of the extremist Boko Haram sect, Abubakar Shekau, or that he may have died, the Nigerian military recently ordered its men to capture him within 40 days.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Woman Rescued From Sex Trafficking Ring in Malaysia

[News24Wire] A 24-year-old Bloemfontein woman has been rescued from a suspected sex-trafficking enterprise in Malaysia, and is expected to return home to South Africa by Monday.

[News24Wire] A 24-year-old Bloemfontein woman has been rescued from a suspected sex-trafficking enterprise in Malaysia, and is expected to return home to South Africa by Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

I Have Delivered On My Promises to Western Kenya – Uhuru

[Capital FM] Kakamega -President Uhuru Kenyatta Friday outlined the multi-billion projects his Government had both revived and implemented in Western Kenya saying he had delivered the promises he made to the people in the region.

[Capital FM] Kakamega -President Uhuru Kenyatta Friday outlined the multi-billion projects his Government had both revived and implemented in Western Kenya saying he had delivered the promises he made to the people in the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Pamzo Admits Posta Will Miss Matasi, Ochieng Against Tusker

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Posta Rangers head coach Sammy ‘Pamzo’ Omollo has acknowledged that they will miss the services of first choice shot-stopper Patrick Matasi and defender Luke Ochieng when his side play away to defending champions Tusker FC in a Ke…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Posta Rangers head coach Sammy 'Pamzo' Omollo has acknowledged that they will miss the services of first choice shot-stopper Patrick Matasi and defender Luke Ochieng when his side play away to defending champions Tusker FC in a Kenyan Premier League match at the Kinoru Stadium on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Voting Will Go Ahead Despite NASA Threats, Uhuru and Ruto Say

[Capital FM] Kapsabet -President Uhuru Kenyatta and Deputy President William Ruto have said Kenyans will go to polls in August 8 despite threats by the Opposition to boycott the elections.

[Capital FM] Kapsabet -President Uhuru Kenyatta and Deputy President William Ruto have said Kenyans will go to polls in August 8 despite threats by the Opposition to boycott the elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya