World

South Africa: 68 Arrested for Soweto Violence

  Johannesburg (All Africa) — Sixty-eight people have been arrested in Soweto this week for looting and violence, Gauteng’s police commissioner said on Thursday. “Police have arrested a total of 68 people and recovered eight unlicensed firearms during public violence and looting of foreign nationals Read More

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Politics

Obama Praises Mandela as ‘Great Liberator’

By George E. Curry NNPA Editor-in-Chief     SOWETO, South Africa (NNPA) – President Barack Obama described Nelson Mandela, South Africa’s first Black elected president, as “the last great liberator of the 20th century” and thanked the grieving nation for sharing their beloved former leader Read More