Daily Archives: March 2, 2019

Five Men Sentenced to Death in Somalia Rape Case

A court in Garowe, in northern Somalia, Saturday sentenced five male teenagers to death for the gang rape of a 16-year-old girl in Galkayo last month, officials said.

Mohamed Hared Farah, deputy attorney of Puntland’s …

Minister Bheki Cele introduces acting IPID Head to Parliament, 6 Mar

Minister to introduce Acting IPID Head to the Portfolio Committee

The Portfolio Committee on Police will on Wednesday, 6 March 2019 receive a briefing from the Minister of Police, Minister Bheki Cele on the appointment …

Scores of People Believed Dead After Nigeria Pipeline Explosion

Scores of people are believed dead after a pipeline explosion in southern Nigeria, according to local officials.

The Associated Press reported on Saturday that more than 50 people were missing, a day after the early-morning …

Scores of People Believed Dead After Nigeria Pipeline Explosion

Scores of people are believed dead after a pipeline explosion in southern Nigeria, according to local officials.

The Associated Press reported on Saturday that more than 50 people were missing, a day after the early-morning …

Nigerian Army Denies IS Claim of Killing 10 Soldiers

CAIRO Islamic State said Saturday that it had killed 10 Nigerian soldiers in an attack two days earlier in the country’s northeastern Borno state, but a Nigerian army

spokesman said “no such incident was recorded.”…