Judges Conclude 2009 Massacre Inquiry

[HRW] Nairobi -The panel of Guinean judges investigating the September 28, 2009 massacre of more than 150 protesters and rape of 100 women by the security forces during a peaceful protest concluded their investigation on November 9 2017, Human Rights W…

[HRW] Nairobi -The panel of Guinean judges investigating the September 28, 2009 massacre of more than 150 protesters and rape of 100 women by the security forces during a peaceful protest concluded their investigation on November 9 2017, Human Rights Watch said today. The development is a major, much-awaited step in ensuring justice for the victims.

source: AllAfrica News: Equatorial Guinea

President Akufo-Addo ‘Excited’ By Operations of Accra Compost & Recycling Plant

[Ghana Presidency] The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has expressed satisfaction with the operations of the Accra Compost and Recycling Plant, at Adjen Kotoku, explaining that the Plant is helping in bringing to bear an efficie…

[Ghana Presidency] The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has expressed satisfaction with the operations of the Accra Compost and Recycling Plant, at Adjen Kotoku, explaining that the Plant is helping in bringing to bear an efficient, modern model of sanitation disposal.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Buhari Pledges to Address Insecurity, Injustice Raised By Religious Leaders

[Daily Trust] President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday assured Nigerians that his administration would address rising concerns of corruption, insecurity and injustices in various parts of the country.

[Daily Trust] President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday assured Nigerians that his administration would address rising concerns of corruption, insecurity and injustices in various parts of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Army Takes General to Court Over Buhari Death Rumour

[Vanguard] Abuja -FOR alleged spreading false rumour that President Muhammadu Buhari had died at a time he was receiving medical treatment over an undisclosed ailment in the United Kingdom, a Nigerian Army General is to face trial at a military court.

[Vanguard] Abuja -FOR alleged spreading false rumour that President Muhammadu Buhari had died at a time he was receiving medical treatment over an undisclosed ailment in the United Kingdom, a Nigerian Army General is to face trial at a military court.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Friends, Associates Celebrate Premium Times’ Publisher, Olorunyomi, @ 60

[Premium Times] Activists, friends, family and member of the journalism community on Thursday gathered in Lagos to celebrate the publisher of PREMIUM TIMES newspaper, Dapo Olorunyomi, who clocked 60 on Wednesday.

[Premium Times] Activists, friends, family and member of the journalism community on Thursday gathered in Lagos to celebrate the publisher of PREMIUM TIMES newspaper, Dapo Olorunyomi, who clocked 60 on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Six Killed As Truck Rams Into Train

[The Herald] SIX people died on the spot yesterday morning after an Isuzu pick-up truck they were travelling in crashed into a goods train while overtaking at a railway crossing in Mt Hampden along Chinhoyi Road on the outskirts of Harare.

[The Herald] SIX people died on the spot yesterday morning after an Isuzu pick-up truck they were travelling in crashed into a goods train while overtaking at a railway crossing in Mt Hampden along Chinhoyi Road on the outskirts of Harare.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Magu ‘Never Said Whistleblower Was Paid’

[Guardian] The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has clarified remarks credited to its Acting Chairman, Mr Ibrahim Magu, concerning the Ikoyi whistleblower on Thursday.

[Guardian] The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has clarified remarks credited to its Acting Chairman, Mr Ibrahim Magu, concerning the Ikoyi whistleblower on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tension in the Pistorius Family As They Disagree On Murder Appeal

[News24Wire] The family of Paralympian Oscar Pistorius is split in two over whether or not to appeal his murder conviction.While Pistorius’ father Henke wants to push ahead and take the matter further, the Paralympian’s siblings don’t agree.

[News24Wire] The family of Paralympian Oscar Pistorius is split in two over whether or not to appeal his murder conviction.While Pistorius' father Henke wants to push ahead and take the matter further, the Paralympian's siblings don't agree.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Row Looms As Top Teacher Union Officials Kicked Out Before Retirement Age

[Nation] Two top Kenya National Union of Teachers (Knut) officials have been kicked out of their positions ahead of their retirement as leadership wrangles take stage.

[Nation] Two top Kenya National Union of Teachers (Knut) officials have been kicked out of their positions ahead of their retirement as leadership wrangles take stage.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya