Tobacco Peasants Skeptical to Register for the 2017/18 Growing Season

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -It’s now over three weeks since the Tobacco Control Commission (TCC) extended the registration period for the 2017/18 tobacco growing season, some peasants and commercial tobacco farmers are reluctant to register.

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -It's now over three weeks since the Tobacco Control Commission (TCC) extended the registration period for the 2017/18 tobacco growing season, some peasants and commercial tobacco farmers are reluctant to register.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Man Arrested for Calling Pastor Bloodsucker, Satanist

[Malawi News Agency] Chikwawa -The Malawi Police in Chikwawa are keeping in custody a 49 year old man for allegedly accusing a Blantyre based pastor of being a bloodsucker and a Satanist.

[Malawi News Agency] Chikwawa -The Malawi Police in Chikwawa are keeping in custody a 49 year old man for allegedly accusing a Blantyre based pastor of being a bloodsucker and a Satanist.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Newsflash – the Heat Is On As SAPS Raid IPID Attorneys’ Pretoria Offices

[Daily Maverick] On the same day that the NPA announced that it has declined to prosecute former acting National Police Commissioner Khomotso Phahlane on charges of defeating the ends of justice, the Garsfontein offices of attorneys acting for the Inde…

[Daily Maverick] On the same day that the NPA announced that it has declined to prosecute former acting National Police Commissioner Khomotso Phahlane on charges of defeating the ends of justice, the Garsfontein offices of attorneys acting for the Independent Police Investigative Directorate were raided by SAPS. The raid was led by North West head of commercial crimes investigations, Brigadier Pharaza Ncube. Ncube is one of several North West SAPS members facing pre-exisiting and pending investigations by IPID. It's now a

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Inter – Ministerial Committee On Comprehensive Social Security

[Govt of SA] The Inter Ministerial Committee (IMC) on Comprehensive Social Security met at its ordinary meeting on Tuesday 7th November 2017, to consider progress on the implementation of the Constitutional Court orders relating to the payment of socia…

[Govt of SA] The Inter Ministerial Committee (IMC) on Comprehensive Social Security met at its ordinary meeting on Tuesday 7th November 2017, to consider progress on the implementation of the Constitutional Court orders relating to the payment of social grants. As per the recommendations of its previous IMC dated 13 September 2017, considered the reports from South African Social Security Agency (SASSA), South African Post Office (SAPO) and the National Treasury on its engagement with the two entities on the same issue

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Zimbabwe Turmoil – Now Emmerson Mnangagwa’s Allies Face Expulsion From Zanu-PF

[Daily Maverick] Robert Mugabe on Monday dismissed his long-time ally Emmerson Mnangagwa as Vice-President of Zimbabwe, accusing him of fanning divisions within the ruling Zanu-PF and plotting to overthrow him. It is yet to be seen who exactly will go …

[Daily Maverick] Robert Mugabe on Monday dismissed his long-time ally Emmerson Mnangagwa as Vice-President of Zimbabwe, accusing him of fanning divisions within the ruling Zanu-PF and plotting to overthrow him. It is yet to be seen who exactly will go down with the sacked leader, but the writing is on the wall. By SALLY NYAKANYANGA.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Burmester Calls On New Putter At Sun City

[News24Wire] Alex Noren’s 14-under-par 274 in last year’s Nedbank Golf Challenge handed the Swede his fourth European Tour title of that season but this week will be a different ball game as a determined nine-man South African contingent aims for nothi…

[News24Wire] Alex Noren's 14-under-par 274 in last year's Nedbank Golf Challenge handed the Swede his fourth European Tour title of that season but this week will be a different ball game as a determined nine-man South African contingent aims for nothing less than keeping 'Africa's Major' within the borders come the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa