[HRW] Last week Human Rights Watch released “We are Like the Dead,” a report documenting torture, rape, and other serious human rights abuses in Ethiopia’s notorious Jail Ogaden in the Somali Region.
[Nairobi News] Former US President Barack Obama says he is looking forward to his fourth visit to his ancestral home in Kenya.
[New Zimbabwe] PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa has said that the fatal bomb blast at a Zanu PF rally in Bulawayo was part of broader ploy to delay the upcoming July 30 elections.
[News24Wire] A Humansdorp woman was arrested for allegedly killing her boyfriend after a fight over an ex-lover on Saturday, Eastern Cape police said.
[The Herald] THE Joshua Nkomo Cultural Movement (JNCM) has appealed to the Government to erect a statue of Father Zimbabwe, the late Vice President Dr Joshua Nkomo, in Harare.
[VOA] South Africa’s investigation into the influential Gupta family has cut a wide swath through the country.The family, which fled South Africa earlier this year, stands accused of high-level corruption going up all the way to the office of former President Jacob Zuma.
[VOA] The shadow of the Burundian government’s 2015 crackdown on political unrest lingers over the capital.
[News24Wire] Former Zimbabwean leader Robert Mugabe, 94, has reportedly denied reports that he rejected an invitation from President Emmerson Mnangagwa to attend this year’s Independence celebrations.
[News24Wire] Former president Robert Mugabe and his family left the official presidential residences in a terrible state, with leaking roofs, broken flush handles and unkempt tennis courts, a private newspaper reported on Tuesday.
[News24Wire] President Cyril Ramaphosa on Tuesday received two letters from Queen Elizabeth that the late former president Nelson Mandela had written her.