MP Musowa Says Media Misleading On Rural Development Fund

[Nyasa Times] Mulanje Bale legislator Victor Musowa (Democratic Progressive Party-DPP) has said the local media has been misleading the public in their reports on the t controversial K4 billion allocated to MPs to facilitate development.

[Nyasa Times] Mulanje Bale legislator Victor Musowa (Democratic Progressive Party-DPP) has said the local media has been misleading the public in their reports on the t controversial K4 billion allocated to MPs to facilitate development.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Pet Organisation Boss Resigns

[Namibian] The chief executive officer of the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, Monique Redecker, has resigned with immediate effect.

[Namibian] The chief executive officer of the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, Monique Redecker, has resigned with immediate effect.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Police Minister Bheki Cele Strongly Condemns the Killing of ANC MP Comrade Sibusiso Radebe

[SAPS] Minister of Police General Bheki Cele strongly condemns the killing of 40 year old Comrade Goodwill Sibusiso Radebe which took place on Tuesday, 19 June 2018 around 19h30 in Rooderport, Johannesburg west. The motive of the killing is still unkno…

[SAPS] Minister of Police General Bheki Cele strongly condemns the killing of 40 year old Comrade Goodwill Sibusiso Radebe which took place on Tuesday, 19 June 2018 around 19h30 in Rooderport, Johannesburg west. The motive of the killing is still unknown at this stage and investigations are underway.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

National Public Debt Rises to N22.7trn in Q1’18

[Vanguard] Nigeria’s public debt rose by 4.5 percent to N22.7 trillion in the first quarter of 2018 (Q1’18) due to increased domestic borrowing by state governments and increased foreign borrowing by the federal government.

[Vanguard] Nigeria's public debt rose by 4.5 percent to N22.7 trillion in the first quarter of 2018 (Q1'18) due to increased domestic borrowing by state governments and increased foreign borrowing by the federal government.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Activists March to Lindela to Demand Better Treatment of Refugees

[GroundUp] Jean-Claude Kazaku, a trainer at Sonke Gender Justice and a refugee from the Democratic Republic of Congo, says asylum seekers often “lived in constant limbo”.

[GroundUp] Jean-Claude Kazaku, a trainer at Sonke Gender Justice and a refugee from the Democratic Republic of Congo, says asylum seekers often "lived in constant limbo".

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

South Africa Regrets Withdrawal of USA From UN Human Rights Council

[Govt of SA] The South African Government regrets the announcement of the decision by the government of the United States of America (US) to withdraw its membership of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC).

[Govt of SA] The South African Government regrets the announcement of the decision by the government of the United States of America (US) to withdraw its membership of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC).

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Corruption Is Fuelling Cash-in-Transit Heists

[ISS] Cash-in-transit robbery is one of the fastest growing forms of aggravated robbery in South Africa. It poses a significant threat to public safety and South Africa’s economy.

[ISS] Cash-in-transit robbery is one of the fastest growing forms of aggravated robbery in South Africa. It poses a significant threat to public safety and South Africa's economy.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Women Call On Weah to Keep His Promise of Equal Land Rights

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Nairobi -“Laws on marriage, divorces, property rights, child custody and land ownership all contain powerful clauses that marginalise our women in favour of men”

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Nairobi -"Laws on marriage, divorces, property rights, child custody and land ownership all contain powerful clauses that marginalise our women in favour of men"

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia