DA Fails to Lay Charges Against Health Minister, MEC

[News24Wire] The Democratic Alliance failed to lay charges of culpable homicide against provincial and national health department heads at the Point Police Station in Durban, after alleged legal complications.

[News24Wire] The Democratic Alliance failed to lay charges of culpable homicide against provincial and national health department heads at the Point Police Station in Durban, after alleged legal complications.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Al-Shabaab Forces Burn Villages

[HRW] The Islamist armed group Al-Shabab burned numerous homes in raids on villages in Somalia’s Lower Shabelle region in late May 2017, Human Rights Watch said today based on witness accounts and satellite imagery analysis. Al-Shabab fighters abducted…

[HRW] The Islamist armed group Al-Shabab burned numerous homes in raids on villages in Somalia's Lower Shabelle region in late May 2017, Human Rights Watch said today based on witness accounts and satellite imagery analysis. Al-Shabab fighters abducted civilians, stole livestock, and committed arson in attacks that caused more than 15,000 people to flee their homes.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Makhosi Khoza Rejects Parliament’s Offer for Protection Services

[News24Wire] African National Congress MP Makhosi Khoza on Wednesday rejected an offer for protection services by Parliament, saying she cannot expect her ‘executioner’ to have mercy for her.

[News24Wire] African National Congress MP Makhosi Khoza on Wednesday rejected an offer for protection services by Parliament, saying she cannot expect her 'executioner' to have mercy for her.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘There Is No Such Thing a Radical Economic Transformation’ – Mathews Phosa

[News24Wire] There is no such thing a radical economic transformation, ANC presidential candidate Mathews Phosa has told the Afrikaanse Handelsinstituut (Afrikaans Trade Institute).

[News24Wire] There is no such thing a radical economic transformation, ANC presidential candidate Mathews Phosa has told the Afrikaanse Handelsinstituut (Afrikaans Trade Institute).

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Anti-Roadblocks Demonstration Turns Violent

[New Zimbabwe] Kwekwe -A number of kombi drivers and touts Wednesday sought refuge at Zanu PF offices after clashes between police and commuter operators over the increased road blocks left the gold mining city resembling a war zone.

[New Zimbabwe] Kwekwe -A number of kombi drivers and touts Wednesday sought refuge at Zanu PF offices after clashes between police and commuter operators over the increased road blocks left the gold mining city resembling a war zone.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Leaders Involved in ‘Cancer’ of State Capture Must Be Acted Against, Jailed – ANC

[News24Wire] The African National Congress has called for law enforcement agencies to probe the “cancer” of state capture by the politically connected Gupta family.

[News24Wire] The African National Congress has called for law enforcement agencies to probe the "cancer" of state capture by the politically connected Gupta family.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa