Six Life Imprisonment for Rapist

[SAPS] The South African Police Service in the Northern Cape continues to send criminals involved in crimes including rape to long jail terms. Motladiela Zacharia Tlhokwe aged 21, was sentenced to six life imprisonment for rape, seven years imprisonmen…

[SAPS] The South African Police Service in the Northern Cape continues to send criminals involved in crimes including rape to long jail terms. Motladiela Zacharia Tlhokwe aged 21, was sentenced to six life imprisonment for rape, seven years imprisonment for house breaking and eight months imprisonment for stolen cellphones.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Junior Bok Banned After ‘Sexually Crude’ Comment

[News24Wire] Junior Springbok hooker Tiaan van der Merwe has been banned for six weeks after verbally attacking an England player during the recently-completed Junior World Championship.

[News24Wire] Junior Springbok hooker Tiaan van der Merwe has been banned for six weeks after verbally attacking an England player during the recently-completed Junior World Championship.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Khartoum Parents Lament Crippling ‘Back to School’ Prices

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Parents with school-going children in the Sudanese capital Khartoum are complaining of the rising cost of school supplies and transportation costs at the start of the new school year yesterday.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Parents with school-going children in the Sudanese capital Khartoum are complaining of the rising cost of school supplies and transportation costs at the start of the new school year yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

One Dead, Four Injured in Attack By Militiamen At South Darfur Market

[Radio Dabanga] Deribat -A man was shot dead and four women seriously injured when they were attacked by militiamen near Deribat market in eastern Jebel Marra, South Darfur on Monday evening.

[Radio Dabanga] Deribat -A man was shot dead and four women seriously injured when they were attacked by militiamen near Deribat market in eastern Jebel Marra, South Darfur on Monday evening.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

‘Mysterious Deaths’ As Tribal Tensions Flare in South Kordofan

[Radio Dabanga] South Kordofan -Two people were killed in mysterious circumstances in two separate incidents in the South Kordofan localities of Abu Jubeiha and Rashad on Monday and Tuesday, while police authorities have been holding dozens of members …

[Radio Dabanga] South Kordofan -Two people were killed in mysterious circumstances in two separate incidents in the South Kordofan localities of Abu Jubeiha and Rashad on Monday and Tuesday, while police authorities have been holding dozens of members of Kenana clan in their garrison in Abu Jubeiha fearing renewed clashes since Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

UNHCR Marks World Refugee Day 2018 – Calls for Renewed Commitment to Refugees in Sudan

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR), and Sudan’s Commission for Refugees (COR) issued a joint statement in Khartoum today to mark World Refugee Day 2018.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR), and Sudan's Commission for Refugees (COR) issued a joint statement in Khartoum today to mark World Refugee Day 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

19 Returnees Wounded in North Darfur Shooting

[Radio Dabanga] Kutum Locality -At least 19 people were wounded – eight of them seriously – when armed militants fired on farmers on Monday in the Tuma area of Kutum locality in North Darfur. The farmers had returned from the camps for the displaced to…

[Radio Dabanga] Kutum Locality -At least 19 people were wounded - eight of them seriously - when armed militants fired on farmers on Monday in the Tuma area of Kutum locality in North Darfur. The farmers had returned from the camps for the displaced to cultivate their lands.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Port Sudan Water Protests ‘Expected to Escalate’ As Party HQ Stormed

[Radio Dabanga] Port Sudan -Several activists are still in detention by security forces in the Red Sea state against the backdrop of demonstrations in protest against the lack of drinking water that have lasted for more than a week. In addition, the se…

[Radio Dabanga] Port Sudan -Several activists are still in detention by security forces in the Red Sea state against the backdrop of demonstrations in protest against the lack of drinking water that have lasted for more than a week. In addition, the security services stormed the headquarters of the Sudanese Congress Party on Monday evening.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

‘King of Somaliland’ Freed

[Dalsan Radio] Somaliland has freed a king, Osman Aw Mahmud Burmadow, who was imprisoned in April for attending the inauguration of a monarch in neighbouring Puntland. Puntland and Somaliland are at loggerheads over disputed territory along their borde…

[Dalsan Radio] Somaliland has freed a king, Osman Aw Mahmud Burmadow, who was imprisoned in April for attending the inauguration of a monarch in neighbouring Puntland. Puntland and Somaliland are at loggerheads over disputed territory along their border in the Sool and Sanaag regions.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia