Security At Cape Town Airport, a National Key Point, Under Scrutiny Following ‘Gang’ Shooting

[News24Wire] Police Minister Fikile Mbalula will assess security measures at Cape Town International Airport, a national key point, following the shooting of alleged Sexy Boys gang boss Jerome Booysen and another person on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] Police Minister Fikile Mbalula will assess security measures at Cape Town International Airport, a national key point, following the shooting of alleged Sexy Boys gang boss Jerome Booysen and another person on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

R2K Statement On the 40th Anniversary of Black Wednesday – Free the Media! Free the People!

[R2K] Today marks 40 years since the apartheid state tried to crush Black Consciousness Movements on what is now known as the Black Wednesday. On this day, in the wake of the murder of Steve Bantu Biko in detention, the apartheid Minister of Justice, J…

[R2K] Today marks 40 years since the apartheid state tried to crush Black Consciousness Movements on what is now known as the Black Wednesday. On this day, in the wake of the murder of Steve Bantu Biko in detention, the apartheid Minister of Justice, Jimmy Kruger banned The World and Weekend World newspapers, and the church publication Pro Veritate. At the same time the state moved to shut down 18 Black Consciousness organisations and arrested their leaders. Today, 19th October is marked as the National Media Fr

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

UK – Lord Hain to Question Role of UK and European Financial Institutions in State Capture

[Daily Maverick] Anticipation is mounting in relation to an oral question that Labour peer, Lord Peter Hain of Neath, is due to table in the House of Lords on Thursday about the role of UK and European Union-based financial institutions in facilitating…

[Daily Maverick] Anticipation is mounting in relation to an oral question that Labour peer, Lord Peter Hain of Neath, is due to table in the House of Lords on Thursday about the role of UK and European Union-based financial institutions in facilitating a transnational money laundering network that helped prop up the Gupta family empire. By MARIANNE THAMM.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Nicol Eyes Dar Bourse Re-Listing

[Daily News] NATIONAL Investment Company Limited (NICOL) Group has posted a slight profit increase in the first half of this year as it revives re-listing bid on Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange (DSE).

[Daily News] NATIONAL Investment Company Limited (NICOL) Group has posted a slight profit increase in the first half of this year as it revives re-listing bid on Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange (DSE).

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

EOHR Disputes the New NGO Law At the State Council and Calls Upon Egyptian Civil Society Organizations to Join the Case

[EOHR] A group of civil society representatives and human rights activists demanded the annulment of law No. 70 of the year 2017 that regulates the affairs of civil society during a round table discussion under the name “Why we need a new civil society…

[EOHR] A group of civil society representatives and human rights activists demanded the annulment of law No. 70 of the year 2017 that regulates the affairs of civil society during a round table discussion under the name "Why we need a new civil society law" at EOHR's office headquarters in Cairo, Egypt. The participants also urged the government to draft a law in compliance with international human rights standards that gurantees the independence and freedom of the civil society organizations in Egypt.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Suspect Products Seized Saturday At Dismantling of Terror Cell Used in Explosives Manufacturing (Interior Ministry)

[MAP] Rabat -The suspect products seized in a “safe house” in Fez and in a car belonging to one of the individuals arrested in connection with the dismantling last Saturday by the Central Bureau for Judiciary Investigations (BCIJ) of an ISIS-linked ter…

[MAP] Rabat -The suspect products seized in a "safe house" in Fez and in a car belonging to one of the individuals arrested in connection with the dismantling last Saturday by the Central Bureau for Judiciary Investigations (BCIJ) of an ISIS-linked terror cell are liquids and chemical powders that are used in the manufacture of explosives that the cell's members intended to use to carry out terrorist plots in the Kingdom, the Interior ministry said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Committee Questions Legality of Gigaba’s SAA Bailout

[Notes from the House] The Chairperson of the Standing Committee on Finance, Yunus Carrim, wants the Auditor General to decide on the legality of the recent South African Airways (SAA) bailout.

[Notes from the House] The Chairperson of the Standing Committee on Finance, Yunus Carrim, wants the Auditor General to decide on the legality of the recent South African Airways (SAA) bailout.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Robben Island Powered By Solar Mini-Grid

[SAnews.gov.za] Tourism Minister Tokozile Xasa says the launch of a R25 million solar-powered mini-grid plant at Robben Island is the first step in turning the world heritage site green.

[SAnews.gov.za] Tourism Minister Tokozile Xasa says the launch of a R25 million solar-powered mini-grid plant at Robben Island is the first step in turning the world heritage site green.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa