Amnesty International Welcomes Judicial Probe of Nigerian Military’s Human Rights Abuses

[Premium Times] Amnesty International has commended Acting President Yemi Osinbajo for setting up a judicial commission to investigate alleged violations of international humanitarian and human rights law by Nigeria’s security agencies.

[Premium Times] Amnesty International has commended Acting President Yemi Osinbajo for setting up a judicial commission to investigate alleged violations of international humanitarian and human rights law by Nigeria's security agencies.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

3 Killed, One Injured, When Car Drives Into Tree

[News24Wire] Three people were killed and another moderately injured when their vehicle crashed into a tree along the R507, approximately 20km from Hartbeesfontein in the North West on Saturday afternoon, paramedics said.

[News24Wire] Three people were killed and another moderately injured when their vehicle crashed into a tree along the R507, approximately 20km from Hartbeesfontein in the North West on Saturday afternoon, paramedics said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Homeless Man Sells Dog Meat for a Living

[The Herald] A homeless Bulawayo man has allegedly been skinning carcases of dogs that have been put down by the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) and selling the meat to residents.

[The Herald] A homeless Bulawayo man has allegedly been skinning carcases of dogs that have been put down by the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) and selling the meat to residents.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

President Zuma to Unveil Statue of Late Struggle Veteran

[SAnews.gov.za] President Jacob Zuma will today unveil a new historic statue honouring the great “Lion of the Midlands” and the late liberation struggle veteran, Harry Themba Gwala, at the Caluza Sports Field in Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal.

[SAnews.gov.za] President Jacob Zuma will today unveil a new historic statue honouring the great "Lion of the Midlands" and the late liberation struggle veteran, Harry Themba Gwala, at the Caluza Sports Field in Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Young People Happy for First Job in Caculo Cabaça Dam Project

[ANGOP] Caculo Cabaça -Young people who got their first job in the construction of the new Caculo Cabaça hydroelectric complex in Cambambe municipality, in the northern Cuanza Norte Province, are happy about participating in a huge project that will leverage the development of the national economy.

[ANGOP] Caculo Cabaça -Young people who got their first job in the construction of the new Caculo Cabaça hydroelectric complex in Cambambe municipality, in the northern Cuanza Norte Province, are happy about participating in a huge project that will leverage the development of the national economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Accreditation of Observers Begins Monday

[ANGOP] Luanda -National and foreign observers to this August 23 elections will start to be accredited on Monday by the National Electoral Commission (CNE), the spokeswoman of the institution, Júlia Ferreira, announced last Friday.

[ANGOP] Luanda -National and foreign observers to this August 23 elections will start to be accredited on Monday by the National Electoral Commission (CNE), the spokeswoman of the institution, Júlia Ferreira, announced last Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Zifa Bank On CAF Appeal

[The Herald] ZIFA are not lifting their foot of the pedal in their spirited for justice following a diabolical technical error committed by Swazi referee Thulani Sibandze, with the association arguing that the outcome of their CHAN qualifier against Na…

[The Herald] ZIFA are not lifting their foot of the pedal in their spirited for justice following a diabolical technical error committed by Swazi referee Thulani Sibandze, with the association arguing that the outcome of their CHAN qualifier against Namibia ought to be reviewed by the Confederation of African Football.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Basketball – National Team Win Second Tournament in China

[ANGOP] Luanda -The senior males National Basketball Team last Friday conquered the second international tournament in China, after beating New Zealand by 60-53 in the third and last round of the four-team competition.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The senior males National Basketball Team last Friday conquered the second international tournament in China, after beating New Zealand by 60-53 in the third and last round of the four-team competition.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

International Cricket Council Chair Expected

[The Herald] The International Cricket Council Chairman, Shashank Manohar, is expected to visit the country tomorrow for a five-day official visit which will strengthen the cricket ties.

[The Herald] The International Cricket Council Chairman, Shashank Manohar, is expected to visit the country tomorrow for a five-day official visit which will strengthen the cricket ties.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe