Nigerian police murdered 10 people in a brutal repression of protests demanding wholesale police reforms and an end to its use of excessive force, a leading human rights organisation has said.
Protests have been held in several cities in Algeria to demand more action to stop violence against women following the rape and murder of a teenager.
SOUTH AFRICA - A 30-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the brutal murder of Zinhle Muthwa, police confirmed on Sunday.
A Moroccan court has condemned three suspected jihadists to death for the murder of two Scandinavian women beheaded while on a hiking trip in Morocco, reports AFP news agency.
The trial of a Khayelitsha man, who dismembered his wife’s body, will be heard by the Western Cape High Court next week.