SW Radio Africa News Stories for Friday 22nd February 2013
Archive for February 22nd, 2013
SW Radio Africa News Headlines Friday 22nd February 2013
In this week’s show we feature the latest football news from Zimbabwe while the editor of the South African Independent newspaper tells us more about Oscar Pistorius, the Olympian hero now accused of murder. Applications for Big Brother Africa 2013 have been invited and we chat to one potential Zimbabwean candidate about her chances. We also talk to charismatic Carl Joshua Ncube, a Zimbabwean stand-up comedian who has made headlines all over Africa with his hilarious jokes.
Cathy Buckle writes: “On Valentine’s Day WOZA members again tried to protest, this time in Bulawayo. They said they were demonstrating on a day of love to demand a response from police to their complaints of police brutality at a previous protest. In a number of separate protest groups, eight hundred women converged on Police Headquarters. WOZA said that when the women arrived police swooped on them and began beating their members.”