14 Dead in Horror Kwazulu-Natal Crash

[News24Wire] Fourteen people have died and four been left critically injured in a minibus accident that took place in Greytown, KwaZulu-Natal Emergency Medical Services said on Friday.

[News24Wire] Fourteen people have died and four been left critically injured in a minibus accident that took place in Greytown, KwaZulu-Natal Emergency Medical Services said on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Joint Submission to the Universal Periodic Review of Chad

[HRW] This submission focuses on one issue: the Chadian government’s failure to make reparations to victims of Hissène Habré-era abuses despite its legal obligations and a 2015 decision by a Chadian court ordering it to provide compensation to over 7,000 victims.

[HRW] This submission focuses on one issue: the Chadian government's failure to make reparations to victims of Hissène Habré-era abuses despite its legal obligations and a 2015 decision by a Chadian court ordering it to provide compensation to over 7,000 victims.

source: AllAfrica News: Chad

Heavy Fighting Erupts in Mogadishu As Gunmen Attack Army Base

[Shabelle] A heavy gunfight was reported broke out between Somali government forces and suspected Al Shabaab suspects in northern Mogadishu on Wednesday night. The skirmish erupted at a military base near the former candy factory in Heliwa district fol…

[Shabelle] A heavy gunfight was reported broke out between Somali government forces and suspected Al Shabaab suspects in northern Mogadishu on Wednesday night. The skirmish erupted at a military base near the former candy factory in Heliwa district following an ambush by the assailants thought to be militants from Al Shabaab.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Navy Foils 3 Pirate Attacks On Two Vessels

[Daily Trust] Lagos -The Nigerian Navy yesterday said its troops deployed for a regional sea exercise code named Obangame foiled three attacks by pirates on some merchant ships doing business within the country’s territorial waters.

[Daily Trust] Lagos -The Nigerian Navy yesterday said its troops deployed for a regional sea exercise code named Obangame foiled three attacks by pirates on some merchant ships doing business within the country’s territorial waters.

Canadian Says Somalia Kidnapping Inflicted Emotional Scars

[Shabelle] Former Canadian freelance journalist Amanda Lindhout says she has crippling flashbacks and sometimes wakes up screaming due to her kidnapping ordeal in Somalia.

[Shabelle] Former Canadian freelance journalist Amanda Lindhout says she has crippling flashbacks and sometimes wakes up screaming due to her kidnapping ordeal in Somalia.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Obaseki Expresses Shock At Killing of APC Youth Leader,Sedi, Commiserates With Family

[This Day] The Governor of Edo State, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has expressed shock at the news of the brutal killing of the All Progressives Congress (APC) youth leader in Etsako West Local Government Area of the state, Mr. Samson Sedi, who was allegedly sh…

[This Day] The Governor of Edo State, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has expressed shock at the news of the brutal killing of the All Progressives Congress (APC) youth leader in Etsako West Local Government Area of the state, Mr. Samson Sedi, who was allegedly shot by armed robbers on Wednesday night in Jattu.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria