More Arrests As Cape Town Brothel Blackmail Syndicate Appears in Court

[News24Wire] The Hawks have made two more arrests in the case of an apparent ring of Cape Town brothel keepers who allegedly blackmailed clients by threatening to post embarrassing videos and photos of their acts on social media.

[News24Wire] The Hawks have made two more arrests in the case of an apparent ring of Cape Town brothel keepers who allegedly blackmailed clients by threatening to post embarrassing videos and photos of their acts on social media.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Rival Militia Clash in Central Somalia, Leaving 20 Dead

[East African] At least 20 people are reported to have been killed in a two-day fierce gun-battle between Galmudug forces and Ahlu Sunna wal-Jamea, a Sufi militia, in central Somalia.

[East African] At least 20 people are reported to have been killed in a two-day fierce gun-battle between Galmudug forces and Ahlu Sunna wal-Jamea, a Sufi militia, in central Somalia.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Handball – Rwanda U20 Team Eye Semis at Continental Show in Dakar

[New Times] Rwanda men’s U20 national team have set an ambitious target of at least reaching the semi-finals of the upcoming IHF Continental Phase – Africa slated for August 1-5 in Dakar, Senegal. The team is currently in residential camp.

[New Times] Rwanda men's U20 national team have set an ambitious target of at least reaching the semi-finals of the upcoming IHF Continental Phase - Africa slated for August 1-5 in Dakar, Senegal. The team is currently in residential camp.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Local TV Series Debuts on Fox Life

[East African] After the success of the series Hostel, (which was screened on NTV Uganda and NTV Kenya) a new Ugandan-produced television series 5@Home has made it to Fox Life, (aired by MultiChoice) where it premiered in June.

[East African] After the success of the series Hostel, (which was screened on NTV Uganda and NTV Kenya) a new Ugandan-produced television series 5@Home has made it to Fox Life, (aired by MultiChoice) where it premiered in June.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Obuah Blames Blocked Drainages, Waterways for Port Harcourt Flooding

[This Day] The Sole Administrator of the Rivers State Waste Management Agency (RIWAMA), Mr. Felix Obuah, has blamed the unfortunate flooding in Port Harcourt, which rendered some people homeless and destroyed property on the refusal of the people doing…

[This Day] The Sole Administrator of the Rivers State Waste Management Agency (RIWAMA), Mr. Felix Obuah, has blamed the unfortunate flooding in Port Harcourt, which rendered some people homeless and destroyed property on the refusal of the people doing business in the city to heed to several warnings from the agency regarding indiscriminate dumping of refuse.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Speaker Decries Lack of Inter-Agency Cooperation On IDPs

[This Day] Abuja -The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, Tuesday condemned the lack of inter-agency cooperation in dealing with displaced persons, refugees and migrants in the country.

[This Day] Abuja -The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, Tuesday condemned the lack of inter-agency cooperation in dealing with displaced persons, refugees and migrants in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Exit of a Human Rights Defender

[This Day] Segun James revisits the life and times of Olu Onagoruwa?, a human rights defender, whose decision to work for the late military dictator, Sani Abacha, as Attorney General of the Federation, resulted in a reversal of fortunes in his politica…

[This Day] Segun James revisits the life and times of Olu Onagoruwa?, a human rights defender, whose decision to work for the late military dictator, Sani Abacha, as Attorney General of the Federation, resulted in a reversal of fortunes in his political and personal life

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria