[GroundUp] Looting of immigrant-owned shops continued on Friday in the Strand area. GroundUp reported earlier how the L’Gra shop in Greenfields, Lwandle, had been protected by the community from looting on Thursday. But on Friday, it fell victim too.
[Deutsche Welle] Hundreds of thousands of people took to the streets of Algiers and other Algerian cities to demand the ruling elite step down from power. They were the first rallies since elections were announced for July.
[allAfrica] Cape Town -The head of the political committee of the newly established military transitional council has said in a press conference on Friday that the military has no political agenda for the country.
[Deutsche Welle] The UN Security Council has called for a halt to military movements in Tripoli following an offensive by eastern forces on the capital.
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -Peaceful popular marches resume in Algiers and in other provinces for the third consecutive Friday, demanding deep political reforms and a change in the system.
[East African] “Do you want to cross to Uganda and be mistreated? They will arrest and torture you.
[News24Wire] Nine people were killed, including two police officers, in a cash-in-transit heist in Nongoma, KwaZulu-Natal, on Friday night, police spokesperson Brigadier Vish Naidu said on Saturday.
[New Zimbabwe] Bulawayo High Court Judge Justice Martin Makonese on Friday granted bail to two treason-accused MDC legislators from Kwekwe.
[News24Wire] Local residents have clashed with protesters at Clifton’s Fourth Beach where a sheep was slaughtered on Friday evening.
[Premium Times] The Benue State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) said eight of its members had died in a road accident while traveling for a campaign rally in the state.