Govt Denies Authorising Culling of 2 000 Hippos

[The Herald] Lusaka -The Zambian government yesterday denied reports that it has authorised the culling of 2 000 hippopotamuses in a national park with a high population of the mammals.

[The Herald] Lusaka -The Zambian government yesterday denied reports that it has authorised the culling of 2 000 hippopotamuses in a national park with a high population of the mammals.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Public Protector Explains Delegation’s No-Show at Parliament

[News24Wire] Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has attempted to clarify her reasons for not sending a delegation to Parliament on Wednesday in her stead, after she requested a late postponement due to a “family emergency”.

[News24Wire] Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has attempted to clarify her reasons for not sending a delegation to Parliament on Wednesday in her stead, after she requested a late postponement due to a "family emergency".

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Hit Squad’ Still After IPID, Says Mcbride

[News24Wire] Corruption accused, and former acting police commissioner, Khomotso Phahlane, and the Mabula Hit Squad are still trying to intimidate the Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID).

[News24Wire] Corruption accused, and former acting police commissioner, Khomotso Phahlane, and the Mabula Hit Squad are still trying to intimidate the Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID).

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Yaounde, Malabo Reopen Border, Business Thrives

[VOA] Cameroon supplies food items, building material and motor spare parts to Equatorial Guinea while Equatorial Guinea delivers beverages, and vegetable oil to Cameroon.

[VOA] Cameroon supplies food items, building material and motor spare parts to Equatorial Guinea while Equatorial Guinea delivers beverages, and vegetable oil to Cameroon.

source: AllAfrica News: Equatorial Guinea

Parents Pull Girls from Nairobi School after Rapes

[VOA] In Nairobi, parents stormed a girls boarding school on Monday and took away their children, accusing administrators of failing to protect the students. The incident was a reaction to the rape of three girls Friday at the school. Kenyan police are…

[VOA] In Nairobi, parents stormed a girls boarding school on Monday and took away their children, accusing administrators of failing to protect the students. The incident was a reaction to the rape of three girls Friday at the school. Kenyan police are investigating, and parliament is getting involved.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Museveni – Investment in Roads, Electricity Now Bearing Fruit

[Observer] President Yoweri Museveni has said a political decision he undertook together with the 6th parliament to focus investment in road construction and power generation has spurred economic growth of the country to admirable levels.

[Observer] President Yoweri Museveni has said a political decision he undertook together with the 6th parliament to focus investment in road construction and power generation has spurred economic growth of the country to admirable levels.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

He Beats Me Regularly, Says Mother of 4 That Bathed Husband With Boiling Water

[Vanguard] Barely a week after a teacher claimed she stabbed her husband to death in self-defence, another young lady, Joy Imeribe, who is being investigated by detectives attached to the Gender Unit, Lagos State Police Command, has alleged that she po…

[Vanguard] Barely a week after a teacher claimed she stabbed her husband to death in self-defence, another young lady, Joy Imeribe, who is being investigated by detectives attached to the Gender Unit, Lagos State Police Command, has alleged that she poured hot water on her husband because he beats her regularly.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria