Policewoman’s Murder Highlights Gender Violence – Popcru

[News24Wire] The murder of Philippi East police Constable Amanda Ladlokova is a tragic example of the dangers women in South Africa face, a Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union (Popcru) official said on Friday.

[News24Wire] The murder of Philippi East police Constable Amanda Ladlokova is a tragic example of the dangers women in South Africa face, a Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union (Popcru) official said on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Lesotho Crisis – PM Mosilili Takes His Deputy to Court

[News24Wire] Lesotho Prime Minister Pakalitha Mosisili and Leader of coalition party Democratic Congress is suing members of his National Executive Committee (NEC) that include his deputy Monyane Moleleki, demanding that they be suspended.

[News24Wire] Lesotho Prime Minister Pakalitha Mosisili and Leader of coalition party Democratic Congress is suing members of his National Executive Committee (NEC) that include his deputy Monyane Moleleki, demanding that they be suspended.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Zuma Offers Condolences to Cuba After Death of Castro

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma extended condolences to Cuba from the people of South Africa after the death of liberation hero Fidel Castro, International Relations spokesperson Clayson Monyela said.

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma extended condolences to Cuba from the people of South Africa after the death of liberation hero Fidel Castro, International Relations spokesperson Clayson Monyela said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Toronto Film Festival – Lai Mohammed Lauds Nollywood “For Taking Centre Stage”

[Vanguard] The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has commended the organisers of the newly premiered movie “The Wedding Party” for raising Nollywood artistic bar to international level.

[Vanguard] The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has commended the organisers of the newly premiered movie "The Wedding Party" for raising Nollywood artistic bar to international level.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Zuma’s Challenge of Public Protector Report a Delaying Tactic – EFF

[News24Wire] The Economic Freedom Fighters say President Jacob Zuma’s decision to take former Public Protector Thuli Madonsela’s “state capture” report on review is a delaying tactic.

[News24Wire] The Economic Freedom Fighters say President Jacob Zuma's decision to take former Public Protector Thuli Madonsela's "state capture" report on review is a delaying tactic.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

14 Police Officers Killed in Fresh Rwenzori Attacks

[Monitor] Kampala -At least 14 police officers are confirmed dead and more than 41 suspected attackers also killed in running battles between the two forces that cut across Kasese District in the Rwenzori region on Saturday.

[Monitor] Kampala -At least 14 police officers are confirmed dead and more than 41 suspected attackers also killed in running battles between the two forces that cut across Kasese District in the Rwenzori region on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Mourners Boo Minister At Sheikh Maj Kiggundu’s Burial

[Monitor] Kampala -State minister for primary education was on Saturday booed by hundreds of mourners who turned up to sendoff Sheikh Maj Muhammad Kiggundu who was shot dead by unknown assailants on Saturday morning at Masanafu in Lubaga Division.

[Monitor] Kampala -State minister for primary education was on Saturday booed by hundreds of mourners who turned up to sendoff Sheikh Maj Muhammad Kiggundu who was shot dead by unknown assailants on Saturday morning at Masanafu in Lubaga Division.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Fees Must Fall Leaders Plead for Release of Last Remaining Student in Jail

[News24Wire] A group of Fees Must Fall leaders in Durban are appealing to authorities to grant bail to a fellow leader who was arrested two months ago during protests.

[News24Wire] A group of Fees Must Fall leaders in Durban are appealing to authorities to grant bail to a fellow leader who was arrested two months ago during protests.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Collins Injera, Oscar Ouma Axed From Sevens Squad

[Nation] World Rugby Sevens Series all-time leading try scorer Collins Injera and Oscar Ouma are the only key players dropped from the Kenya Sevens team that departs on Monday night for Dubai Sevens, the opening leg of the 2016/2017 World Rugby Sevens …

[Nation] World Rugby Sevens Series all-time leading try scorer Collins Injera and Oscar Ouma are the only key players dropped from the Kenya Sevens team that departs on Monday night for Dubai Sevens, the opening leg of the 2016/2017 World Rugby Sevens Series due this weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya