CPJ Calls for Release of Kidnapped South African Journalist Shiraaz Mohamed

[CPJ] New York -The Committee to Protect Journalists today called for the immediate release of Shiraaz Mohamed, a South African freelance journalist who was kidnapped in Syria last week while documenting the humanitarian relief effort in northern Syria.

[CPJ] New York -The Committee to Protect Journalists today called for the immediate release of Shiraaz Mohamed, a South African freelance journalist who was kidnapped in Syria last week while documenting the humanitarian relief effort in northern Syria.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Warriors Refute Boycott Claims

[The Herald] ZIMBABWE captain Willard Katsande has dismissed speculation that the Warriors staged another protest yesterday over bonuses and reiterated his men were firmly focused on their next AFCON Group B qualifier against Africa’s top-ranked side S…

[The Herald] ZIMBABWE captain Willard Katsande has dismissed speculation that the Warriors staged another protest yesterday over bonuses and reiterated his men were firmly focused on their next AFCON Group B qualifier against Africa's top-ranked side Senegal tomorrow.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Black Stars Must Be Champions Now

[Ghana Star] The Black Stars of Ghana need to reward Ghanaians this year 2017. The time is now right after a historic democratic demonstration by Ghanaians that should you fail to deliver on their desires they will change you.

[Ghana Star] The Black Stars of Ghana need to reward Ghanaians this year 2017. The time is now right after a historic democratic demonstration by Ghanaians that should you fail to deliver on their desires they will change you.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Can Burundi Bury the Ghosts of Its Troubled Past?

[ISS] Although Burundi has experienced chronic instability of late, this mass grave is not connected to recent events. Not directly, anyway – although modern Burundi continues to be haunted by the ghosts of its troubled past.

[ISS] Although Burundi has experienced chronic instability of late, this mass grave is not connected to recent events. Not directly, anyway - although modern Burundi continues to be haunted by the ghosts of its troubled past.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi