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  1. Marikana trials a priority for new NPA head

    Category: Security/Civil Security

    ... police at a time when the risk of volatile protests is high as 2019 elections approach and politicians turn up the rhetoric on land reform. “New police minister Bheki Cele and SAPS commissioner Khehla ...
    Friday, 17 August 2018
  2. Zimbabwe election challenge in court on August 22

    Category: Governance/Governance

    ... reminders of its violent past. Mnangagwa urged Zimbabwe to unite behind him but questions remain over the death of six people in an army crackdown on protests against the ruling party’s victory. ...
    Friday, 17 August 2018
  3. As forgiveness sweeps Ethiopia, some wonder about justice

    Category: Security/Human Security

    ... when protests against ethnic marginalisation and inequality began, tens of thousands of people were detained, according to Human Rights Watch. The attorney general’s office and government spokesman ...
    Wednesday, 15 August 2018
  4. Bread shortages in Sudan

    Category: Security/Human Security

    ... price of bread in January triggered demonstrations after government eliminated subsidies, although so far there was no sign of protests this time. At Banet neighbourhood in Omdurman in Khartoum dozens ...
    Wednesday, 15 August 2018
  5. Venezuela says two military officials arrested over drone blasts

    Category: Aerospace/Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

    ... intervention have grown after massive anti-government protests last year failed to unseat Maduro and he was re-elected in a May vote widely decried as a sham. Scores of soldiers have been detained ...
    Wednesday, 15 August 2018
  6. Hout Bay protests receiving urgent attention

    Category: Security/Civil Security

    The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) says it is urgently addressing the unstable situation at Hout Bay harbour following violent protests and looting, which took place on Sunday. ...
    Wednesday, 15 August 2018
  7. ISS: DRC wins the battle for stability, but not yet the war

    Category: Governance/Governance

    ... explored, galvanising substantial popular resistance. The recent wave of large-scale protests started in January 2015 in opposition to a draft electoral law which proposed that a national census be ...
    Wednesday, 15 August 2018
  8. Move on after post-election unrest, Zimbabweans told

    Category: Governance/Governance

    ... protests. In his first national address since being declared winner in a disputed presidential vote, Mnangagwa said Zimbabwe showed the world it could hold a free and peaceful vote but blamed the ...
    Tuesday, 14 August 2018
  9. Paramilitary forces active in Ethiopia

    Category: Security/Human Security

    ... of 100 million people, where anti-government protests broke out in Oromiya region over land rights in 2015. Hundreds were killed by security forces over a two-year period. The violence is the biggest ...
    Tuesday, 14 August 2018
  10. Recount shows Iraq's Sadr retains election victory, no major changes

    Category: Middle East/Middle East

    ... the Islamic State militant group. Anger is mounting with frequent protests, backed by Iraq’s top Shi’ite cleric Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani, taking place in the Shi’ite southern provinces. Sadr, ...
    Monday, 13 August 2018

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