The Sudanese Solidarity Committee With Detainees – ’88 Political Leaders Still Detained’

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The Sudanese Solidarity Committee with Detainees announced the continued detention of 88 political leaders and activists, notably the secretary-general of the Communist Party of Sudan and the heads of the Sudanese Congress Par…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The Sudanese Solidarity Committee with Detainees announced the continued detention of 88 political leaders and activists, notably the secretary-general of the Communist Party of Sudan and the heads of the Sudanese Congress Party, the Unionist Hashd Party and the Islamic Wasat Party.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

UN Intervenes in Cross-Border Operation

[New Dawn] Three Liberian security institutions including the Police, Immigration and Drugs Enforcement Agency have received a UN donation of 30 motorbikes valued US$60,000 to improve cross – border security operations with neighboring Cote d’Ivoire.

[New Dawn] Three Liberian security institutions including the Police, Immigration and Drugs Enforcement Agency have received a UN donation of 30 motorbikes valued US$60,000 to improve cross - border security operations with neighboring Cote d'Ivoire.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Jailed El Jareeda Journalists Released

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Journalists Ashraf Abdelaziz and Hasan Warrag, were released from prison yesterday after El Karama (dignity) campaign collected the money for the fine imposed by Sudan’s Press and Publications Court in Khartoum on Thursday. Th…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Journalists Ashraf Abdelaziz and Hasan Warrag, were released from prison yesterday after El Karama (dignity) campaign collected the money for the fine imposed by Sudan’s Press and Publications Court in Khartoum on Thursday. The judge ordered their release after being held in prison for four days.

Hudo Calls for Release of South Kordofan Market Trader

[Radio Dabanga] El Abbassia -Human Rights and Development Organisation (HUDO) has called for the immediate release of a South Kordofan market trader following the murder of three people, allegedly by members of the Sudan People’s Liberation Movement-No…

[Radio Dabanga] El Abbassia -Human Rights and Development Organisation (HUDO) has called for the immediate release of a South Kordofan market trader following the murder of three people, allegedly by members of the Sudan People's Liberation Movement-North (SPLM-N).

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

U.S. Company Lobbies Kenya for U.S.$3 Billion Road Contract

[East African] The Ksh300 billion ($3 billion) Nairobi-Mombasa expressway, whose construction is set to begin in July will over 25 years generate nearly twice the money spent on the project, the American contractor Bechtel has told the Kenyan Treasury.

[East African] The Ksh300 billion ($3 billion) Nairobi-Mombasa expressway, whose construction is set to begin in July will over 25 years generate nearly twice the money spent on the project, the American contractor Bechtel has told the Kenyan Treasury.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Taxi Drivers Call for Mayor Masina’s Resignation

[GroundUp] The South African National Taxi Council (SANTACO) was joined by other taxi associations as they took to the streets of Ekurhuleni in protest on Tuesday over the delayed bus rapid transport system.

[GroundUp] The South African National Taxi Council (SANTACO) was joined by other taxi associations as they took to the streets of Ekurhuleni in protest on Tuesday over the delayed bus rapid transport system.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Doctors Turn Down Govt Offer

[The Herald] Striking junior doctors have turned down Government’s offer to increase their on call allowances by 50 percent, calling for further engagement. In a statement issued yesterday in response to Government’s offer on Monday, the Zimbabwe Hospi…

[The Herald] Striking junior doctors have turned down Government's offer to increase their on call allowances by 50 percent, calling for further engagement. In a statement issued yesterday in response to Government's offer on Monday, the Zimbabwe Hospital Doctors' Association (ZHDA) said only dialogue could end the impasse between the two parties.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mother Who Allegedly Killed Her Baby With Boiling Water Is Fit to Stand Trial

[News24Wire] A Durban mom, who allegedly killed her 11-month-old baby by pouring boiling water over her while she slept, is fit to stand trial, a panel of four psychiatrists has found.

[News24Wire] A Durban mom, who allegedly killed her 11-month-old baby by pouring boiling water over her while she slept, is fit to stand trial, a panel of four psychiatrists has found.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Hitchhikers Jailed for Salvation Army Pastor Murder

[News24Wire] A Salvation Army pastor, who died after three hitchhikers he had picked up severely beat him, will have some posthumous justice as his killers were jailed in KwaZulu-Natal.

[News24Wire] A Salvation Army pastor, who died after three hitchhikers he had picked up severely beat him, will have some posthumous justice as his killers were jailed in KwaZulu-Natal.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Police Officer, Wife At the Centre of Durban Man’s Mob Justice Murder

[News24Wire] A man accused of stealing clothes at a police officer’s house has been killed in a suspected mob justice attack in Sundwini, Folweni, south of Durban.

[News24Wire] A man accused of stealing clothes at a police officer's house has been killed in a suspected mob justice attack in Sundwini, Folweni, south of Durban.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa